Monday, December 10, 2018
ArcLight Cinemas Shares The Holiday Spirit With New ArcLight Presents… Let It Snow
Curated series brings feel-good, romantic and classic holiday film favorites to the big screen as the season kicks into full swing!
CHICAGO (November 15, 2018) – ArcLight Cinemas – Chicago, the premier moviegoing destination in Lincoln Park (1500 N. Clybourn Ave.) announces a special, seasonal film series featuring six nights of holiday movies. From nostalgic to romantic – hilarious to action-packed, ArcLight Cinemas has carefully curated a selection of timeless stories for film lovers to enjoy this season. ArcLight Presents… Let it Snow begins on Monday, November 19 at 7:30 p.m. and runs through Monday, December 17. The schedule of the beloved films includes special screenings of A Christmas Story, Love Actually, Planes, Trains and Automobiles, Home Alone, Tokyo Godfathers, and Die Hard.
“When curating films for the ArcLight Presents… Let It Snow series, we looked at movies for everyone; movies that transcend individual traditions and holidays, connecting people together to share the joy of the season,” said Kevin Holloway, VP of Film Marketing and Operations, ArcLight Cinemas. “Everybody has their own tradition and their own favorite holiday movies, and we hope to evoke special memories of the season through these film selections.”
ArcLight Cinemas, the premier moviegoing experience with an unparalleled commitment to bringing a variety of rich cinematic content, offers more than just a place to watch a movie. With a focus on undistracted viewing and state of the art sight and sound technology, guests experience classic movies the way they were meant to be seen.
The upcoming ArcLight Presents… Let it Snow schedule is:
Monday, December 10 at 7:30 p.m.
An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his home from burglars when he is accidentally left home alone during Christmas vacation. Directed by Chris Columbus, the 1990 family-favorite, Home Alone, stars Macaulay Culkin Joe Pesci, and Daniel Stern.
Tuesday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m.
A trio of homeless people living on the streets of Tokyo set out to find the parents of a newborn baby they found among the trash on Christmas Eve. The 2003 animated Japanese film, Tokyo Godfathers, was co-directed by Satoshi Kon and Shôgo Furuya and features the voices of Tôru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, and Aya Okamoto.
Monday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m.
An NYPD officer, John McClane, tries to save his wife Holly Genaro and others after a German terrorist takes them hostage during a Christmas party at Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles. Directed by John McTiernan, Die Hard stars Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, and Bonnie Bedelia. This untraditional 1988 Christmas movie celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.
Tickets for the ArcLight Presents… Let it Snow series are $12.50 (adults). ArcLight Members can use their two free ArcLight Presents… tickets for this series. Not a member? Sign up at arclightcinemas.com/membership. For more information and to reserve your seats now, please visit https://www.arclightcinemas.com/en/movies/arclight-presents.
About ArcLight Cinemas:
ArcLight Cinemas, a privately owned, Los Angeles based company with 60 years of theatrical exhibition history throughout California, Hawaii, and Washington is a premier moviegoing experience with an unparalleled commitment to bringing a variety of rich cinematic content to moviegoers in all markets. ArcLight Cinemas operates seven theaters in California including Hollywood, Pasadena, Sherman Oaks, El Segundo, Santa Monica, Culver City and La Jolla, as well as theaters in Bethesda, MD, Chicago and Glenview, IL, with a new location in Boston for 2019. ArcLight also owns and operates the historic Cinerama Dome and programs the TCL Chinese Theatre and IMAX in Hollywood. Pacific Theatres currently operates theaters in Los Angeles that include The Grove and The Americana at Brand in Glendale, CA. Additional information about ArcLight Cinemas is available at www.arclightcinemas.com.
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Editor’s note: Received information on this series late, so I’ve just printed the dates and times for films that have yet to be screened.