Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION
Posted: 07/24/2013 1:00 AM | Comments: 0
TUESDAY evenings downtown in August will have a definite '80s flavour.
Six of the decade's most famous films will be shown outdoors on a 12-metre screen erected in Memorial Park starting Aug. 6 with the Bill Murray comedy Ghostbusters.
Downtown BIZ is behind the series and admission is free.
Pre-movie activities will begin at 7 p.m. each evening, including costume and dance contests and live entertainment. The films will begin at dusk.
The full schedule:
-- Aug. 6: Ghostbusters
-- Aug. 13: Ferris Bueller's Day Off
-- Aug. 20: Planes, Trains and Automobiles and The Great Outdoors
-- Aug. 27: Pretty in Pink and The Breakfast Club.
Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition July 24, 2013 C2
Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Actress Daniele Watts charged with lewd conduct
Review: A twist on the man-child romp in 'Laggies'
Police contacted actress before she was found dead
'Birdman' director flies through fear
Paul Gross among Screenie honourees
Cost of making 'Hobbit' movies up to $745 million
'Fury' defeats 'Gone Girl' in box-office battle
Sale of Joan Fontaine's house to aid animal group
Juliette Binoche on '1,000 Times Good Night'
'Fury' blasts 'Gone Girl' from top of box office
Thicke celebrates his divorce
War movie paints realistic picture of combat
Foreign-language Oscar hope gets local première at film fest
Fans use the Force in sci-fi remake
'Easy Rider' chopper at auction might be phoney
Veteran stuntmen become directors with 'John Wick'
A heartwarming bromance for odd couple in Iceland
CIA cocaine conspiracy compelling
Keanu kills as John Wick
Latest Sparks adaptation doesn't veer from formula
Photos released from film being shot at CFB Shilo
Dazzling animated story turns dark into glorious light
Police: Body found near river could be actress
New film tells Holocaust story of Polanski ally
Polanski opens Paris musical based on Tate film
For Rogen, Hilarity charity is serious business
Review: 'White People' is edgy; has memorable cast
'Modern Family' actress Elizabeth Pena dies at 55
Warner/DC superheroes suiting up for big screen
New on DVD VOD
Web of wonder and woe
Pitt comfortable with oldest son seeing 'Fury'
Neil Patrick Harris says he'll host Oscars in 2015
'Citizen Marc' doc examines the Prince of Pot
Review: Michael Keaton soars in bracing 'Birdman'
William H. Macy on directing 'Rudderless'
College to pay writer $26,000 for rescinded invite