Breakfast and a Movie

 

Every month, the Friends of the Hollywood Theater invites you to join us for a light brunch, catered by Kelly James (formerly of Sugar Café), and a classic movie. Breakfast and a movie is $15 ($13 for Hollywood members).  You must order your brunch ticket by 11 p.m., the Thursday BEFORE the movie online or at theater.  Doors open for the brunch at 10:50 a.m., and the film starts at 11:30. Film only tickets ($7) can be purchased at the door after 11 a.m. Food for the brunch is first come, first served.

woman of yearWOMAN OF THE YEAR
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Mother’s Day
Brunch starts at 11 a.m. 
Film starts at 11:30 a.m.
Get tickets HERE.  You MUST order breakfast tickets by 11:30 p.m., Thursday, May 8!
In honor of women and Mother’s everywhere, we will screen the Katherine Hepburn/Spencer Tracy comedy Woman of the Year on Mother’s Day. Bring you mom for a morning out and some quality time together! In the movie, Tess and Sam work on the same newspaper and don’t like each other very much. At least the first time, because they eventually fall in love and get married. But, Tess is a very active woman and one of the most famous feminists in the country; she is even elected as “the woman of the year.” Being busy all the time, she forgets how to really be a woman and Sam begins to feel neglected. Directed by George Stevens. Starring Katherine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy. Comedy-Romance/1942/NR/114 minutes. Watch Trailer

father of bride

FATHER OF THE BRIDE
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Father’s Day
Brunch starts at 11 a.m. 
Film starts at 11:30 a.m.
Get tickets HERE.  You MUST order breakfast tickets by 11:30 p.m., Thursday, June 10!
Bring dear old dad to this charming comedy for a Electronic Cigarettes Father’s day treat. In the movie, proud father Stanley Banks remembers the day his daughter, Kay, got married. Starting when she announces her engagement through to the wedding itself, we learn of all the surprises and disasters along the way. Directed by Vincente Minnelli. Starring Spencer Tracy and Elizabeth Taylor.
Comedy/1950/G/92 minutes. Watch Trailer.

There will be no Breakfast and a Movie in July.

some like it hotSOME LIKE IT HOT
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Brunch starts at 11 a.m. 
Film starts at 11:30 a.m.
Get tickets HERE.  You MUST order breakfast tickets by 11:30 p.m., Thursday, August 14!
Two struggling musicians (Jack Lemmon and Tony Curtis) witness the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre and are now on the run from the Mob. Jerry and Joe cross-dress into an all female band. In addition to hiding, each has his own problems; One falls for another band member (Marilyn Monroe) but can’t tell her his gender, and the other has a rich suitor who will not take “No,” for an answer. Directed by Billy Wilder.  Comedy/1959/Not Rated/120 minutes. Watch Trailer

breakfast at tiffanysBREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S
Sunday, September 21
Brunch starts at 11 a.m. 
Film starts at 11:30 a.m.
Get tickets HERE.  You MUST order breakfast tickets by 11:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept 18!
A lonely, struggling writer (George Peppard) becomes enchanted with his neighbor: an independent young woman (Audrey Hepburn) who strives to be a high-climbing socialite with a penchance for high-fashion and wild parties. But, soon he uncovers the vulnerability she has at heart. Directed by Blake Edwards. Based on the novel by Truman Capote.
Comedy-Drama-Romance/1961/Not rated/115 minutes. Watch Trailer

rear windowREAR WINDOW
Sunday, October 19
Brunch starts at 11 a.m. 
Film starts at 11:30 a.m.
Get tickets HERE.  You MUST order breakfast tickets by 11:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct 19!
A magazine photographer (James Stewart), housebound on account of a broken leg, becomes voyeur to the apartment building facing his rear window for lack of anything to do. Soon, he draws his visiting girlfriend (Grace Kelly) in on the thrill and eventually they witness a murder in progress that gets them into hot water.
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
Thriller/1959/Not rated/112 minutes. Watch Trailer

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFEwonderful
Sunday, November 23
Brunch starts at 11 a.m. 
Film starts at 11:30 a.m.
Get tickets HERE.  You MUST order breakfast tickets by 11:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov 20!
Start the holiday season off with this beloved classic in which an angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman (James Stewart) by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.
Also Starring Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymore. Directed by  Frank Capra.
Drama/1946/Not rated/130 minutes. Watch Trailer

whitexmasWHITE CHRISTMAS
Sunday, December 21
Brunch starts at 11 a.m. 
Film starts at 11:30 a.m.
Get tickets HERE.  You MUST order breakfast tickets by 11:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec 18
A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.
Starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera-Ellen. Directed by Michael Curtiz.
Comedy-musical-romance/1954/Not Rated/120 minutes. Watch Trailer