Consolidated Theatres has selected Hawaiʻi Public Radio as one of the five nonprofits to benefit from its "Consolidated 100: A Film for Every Decade" series. This special $4 Saturday matinee offer is part of Consolidated's celebration of their 100th year in the islands.
The 10 mostly family-friendly films, their original release years, and their screening dates are Saturdays at 10 a.m.:
Aug 26 The Kid with Charlie Chaplin (1921)
Sep 2 The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Sep 9 Casablanca (1942) VISIT HPR's OUTREACH TABLE IN THE LOBBY OF WARD CINEMA!
Sep 16 Singin' in the Rain (1952)
Sep 23 The Sound of Music (1965)
Sep 30 Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Oct 7 E.T. The Extraterrestrial (1982)
Oct 14 Jurassic Park (1993)
Oct 21 Lilo and Stitch (2002)
Oct 28 Moana (2016)
Movie tickets will be $4 and net proceeds will be split between PBS Hawaii, the Ronald McDonald House Charities Hawaiʻi, Hawaiʻi Arts Alliance, Boys and Girls Club of Hawaiʻi, and HPR. Screenings will take place at all nine Consolidated Theatres locations on Oʻahu and Maui:
Koko Marina 8
ʻŌlino by Consolidated Theatres in Kapolei
Kaʻahumanu 6 in Kahului, Maui
More on the Consolidated Theatres' website. Or check with the theatre venues for more details.
UPDATE 8/16/17: Consolidated Theatres has decided to charge $4 per ticket in order to raise more funds for the nonprofits involved. Our apologies for earlier releasing an admission price of $2, as we were originally informed.