Paradise News September 10


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Starting Friday, September 11th, No Escape. In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape in an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed. Rated R, showtimes 7pm each night, Saturday & Sunday 4 & 7.

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 A Walk in the Woods

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Starting Friday, September 18th, Walk in the Woods. After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends. Rated R, showtimes 7pm each night, Saturday & Sunday 4 & 7.

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Starting Friday, September 25th, Hotel Transylvania 2. 
Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis
from leaving the hotel. Rated PG, showtimes 7pm each night, Saturday & Sunday 4 & 7.

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ECRACThrough a generous grant from the East Central Regional Arts Council the Paradise Theatre will continue to bring the surrounding community a wide variety of free movies over the next year.

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the East Central Regional Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

The following movies are brought to you by ECRAC. 

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On Monday, September 21st, From Here to Eternity. In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit’s team, while his captain’s wife and second in command are falling in love. This film is not rated.

unnamed (25)Young Frankenstein

Starting at dusk, Saturday, September 12, Young Frankenstein. Our last outdoor movie of the season. Dr. Frankenstein’s grandson, after years of living down the family reputation, inherits granddad’s castle and repeats the experiments. Rated PG.


unnamed (26)40th Anniversary of The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Starting at 10 PM, Saturday, September 26th, Rocky Horror Picture Show. A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Rated R.


Free Film Series committee

Anyone interested in being part of the Free Film Series committee, which is responsible for choosing all movies for each of the different series, is welcome! It’s fun to be part of this aspect of movies at the Paradise! Please leave a message for Eric Carlisle at the concession counter, or call the Paradise at 320-679-3964 with message if you are interested. 

The series are:

Kids matinee’s – once a month during school year, every Wednesday matinee all summer

Independent/foreign films – once a month the 1st. Saturday of each month

Classic Monday Matinee’s – 1st & 3rd. Monday of each month at 12:30, movies for everyone

Annual children’s Holiday movies – Between Thanksgiving & Christmas each Saturday & Sunday matinee’s

Summer Outdoor Movies – once a month on Saturday’s during summer months