Roxy Regional Theatre’s Planters Bank Presents… Film Series to feature Family-Friendly Favorites in March
Clarksville, TN – The Roxy Regional Theatre is serving up a host of family-friendly favorites in March with the return of the Planters Bank Presents… Film Series, beginning with Disney’s beloved animated classic “Cinderella” on Sunday, March 1st, 2020 at 2:00pm.
Tickets for the first film in the series are now available at the Roxy Regional Theatre during regular box office hours (9:00am to 2:00pm, Monday through Friday, and one hour prior to show times).
The complete March lineup of the Planters Bank Presents… Film Series includes the following films:
Sunday, March 1st at 2:00pm
When Cinderella’s cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from the lovable mice Gus and Jaq, and from her Fairy Godmother, in Disney’s beloved animated classic. But when the clock strikes midnight, the spell is broken, leaving only a single glass slipper … the only key to the ultimate fairy-tale ending!
Running time: 74 minutes
Release year: 1950
Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske
Cast: Ilene Woods, Eleanor Audley, Verna Felton, William Phipps, Rhoda Williams
Sunday, March 8th at 2:00pm
The gentle woodcarver Geppetto builds a marionette, Pinocchio, to be his substitute son, and the benevolent Blue Fairy brings the toy to life. In order to become a real boy, Pinocchio must prove himself brave, truthful, and unselfish, with the help of Jiminy Cricket as his conscience.
Running time: 88 minutes
Release year: 1940
Directors: Hamilton Luske, Ben Sharpsteen
Cast: Dickie Jones, Christian Rub, Cliff Edwards, Evelyn Venable, Walter Catlett
THE LITTLE MERMAID
Sunday, March 15th at 2:00pm
Ariel, a young mermaid, strikes a deal with the sea witch Ursula to become human in order to land the man of her dreams, even though her father has forbidden her to swim to the surface.
Running time: 83 minutes
Release year: 1989
Directors: John Musker, Ron Clements
Cast: Jodi Benson, Rene Auberjonois, Samuel E. Wright, Pat Carroll, Buddy Hackett
Sunday, March 22nd at 2:00pm
Wendy Darling and her two brothers are amazed when a magical boy named Peter Pan flies into their bedroom, supposedly in pursuit of his rebellious shadow. He and his fairy friend, Tinkerbell, come from a far-off place called Neverland, where children stay perpetually young. Enchanted, the kids follow him back. But when Pan’s nemesis, the pirate Captain Hook, causes trouble, the kids begin to miss their old life.
Running time: 77 minutes
Release year: 1953
Directors: Wilfred Jackson, Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton Luske
Cast: Bobby Driscoll, Kathryn Beaumont, Hans Conried, Bill Thompson, Heather Angel
Sponsored by Planters Bank, the film series features vintage flicks and modern classics presented on selected Sunday afternoons in the Roxy Regional Theatre’s 169-seat auditorium by means of equipment provided by the Clarksville-Montgomery County Arts & Heritage Development Council.
Since Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie brought film back to the theatre for the first time in over three decades with the Planters Bank Presents… film series in the fall of 2016, the corner of Franklin Street and First Street in Historic Downtown Clarksville has played host to such favorites as The Lion King, Ghostbusters, The Wizard of Oz, A Christmas Story, Hocus Pocus, Dirty Dancing, Toy Story, Beetlejuice, Forrest Gump, Casablanca, Gone with the Wind, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Citizen Kane and others.
For more information, please visit www.roxyregionaltheatre.org/filmseries.
About the Roxy Regional Theatre
The Roxy Regional Theatre is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to producing professional live theatre and promoting the arts, with emphasis on education, in Clarksville, Middle Tennessee and the Southeast. The theatre is located at 100 Franklin Street in Historic Downtown Clarksville. For more information, visit www.roxyregionaltheatre.org.
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