Paradise News October 22, 2015


 The Martian

Starting Friday October 23, The Martian. During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Rated PG-13, showtimes 7pm each night, Saturday & Sunday 4 & 7. NO SHOWING ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27.

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War Room

Starting at 7 PM, Tuesday, October 27th, War Room. A seemingly perfect family looks to fix their problems with the help of Miss Clara, an older, wiser woman. Rated PG. 

This showing will be sponsored by Living Hope Church. 
(Please note: ECRAC is NOT sponsoring this movie, per East Central Regional Arts Council guidelines involving sponsorships of projects that are religiously affiliated, as spelled out in grant guidelines.)


Stay tuned for a special news letter on the holiday kids show schedule.


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