Now Showing at Alameda Theatre & Cineplex: Classic Movies and the Academy Awards

Spring 2016 Classic Movie Series

Brando, Burton, Bogart and Bacall… the “stars” are shining on the silver screen at the Alameda Theatre & Cineplex with the Spring 2016 Classic Movie Series. Movie lovers can enjoy a number of outstanding films showing on the big screen in Downtown Alameda’s historic Alameda Theatre on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Showtimes vary from week to week, and movie-goers can catch either a matinee or evening show.

Discount ticket packets of 8 Classic Movie tickets are available for only $44 at the Theatre Box Office. These ticket packets are valid for any of the Alameda Theatre & Cineplex’s classic film presentations, now or in years to come — bring a friend, give a gift, or hold on to any of these discount tickets for any classic movie. Classic Movie Packet Tickets never expire! (Regular walk-up price is $8.00 – $11.25.)

Alameda Theatre Spring 2016 Classic Movie SeriesDon’t miss your chance to see some of the best films ever made presented in the style and grandeur of the restored 1932 Historic Alameda Theatre.

Feb 23 & 24 – The Godfather (Marlon Brando, Al Pacino)

Mar 1 & 2  – High Plains Drifter (Clint Eastwood)

Mar 8 & 9   – The King and I (Yul Brenner, Deborah Kerr)

Mar 15 & 16 – A Night at the Opera (Marx Brothers)

Mar 22 & 23 – The Quiet Man (John Wayne, Maureen O’hara)

Mar 29 & 30 –  Spring Break – No Classic Film

Apr 5 & 6  – To Have and Have Not (Bogart, Bacall)

Apr 12 & 13 – The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (Richard Burton)

Apr 19 & 20 – Deathtrap (Michael Caine, Chistopher Reeve)

Apr 26 & 27 – Love Story (Ali MacGraw, Ryan O’Neal)

Visit their website for current showtimes:

Downtown Tip: Don’t forget the popcorn! A special Classic Snack Pack is offered at the snack bar at a vintage price of only $4.50. The deal includes popcorn, drink, and candy. In addition, bring your Classic Movie Ticket Stub next door to the Alameda Cinema Grill before or after the movie and get 15% off your entrée.

Free Live Simulcast of the Academy Awards

Academy Awards viewing party at Alameda TheatreOn Sunday, February 28,  the Alameda Theatre & Cineplex will roll out the red carpet for the LIVE simulcast of the 88th Academy Awards in the new “Dinner Theatre” auditorium. Doors open at 2:00pm with the awards presentation at 4:00pm. Free admission tickets are available on a first come, first served basis. 

As part of the festivities, Alameda Cinema Grill is offering a limited number of tickets to the exclusive VIP Red Carpet Dinner Theatre which includes a red carpet photo opportunity. Upon entry guests can purchase a delicious meal from the Cinema Grill menu which will then be delivered to their theatre seat during the awards presentation. No-host bars will offer beer, wine, champagne, and “Oscar Cocktails” throughout the evening.  

In addition, don’t miss the “After Party” hosted next door at Cinema Grill. Mingle the night away in true Hollywood style. “Movie Star” attire is encouraged, of course.  

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