What could be better than watching a movie OUTSIDE on Waterfront Park on a warm summer night? Grab a blanket and your family & friends and join us!
Our movie series will be Wednesday August 8th, 15th and 22nd. Rain date August 29th.
Movies will be shown on a 40-foot inflatable screen with an HD Blue Ray Projector and BOSE professional sound system. You don't want to miss this!
The Muppets – August 8
On vacation in Los Angeles, Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, and his friends Gary and Mary from Small-town, USA, discover the nefarious plan of oilman Tex Richman to raze the Muppet Theater and drill for the oil recently discovered beneath the Muppets' former stomping grounds. To stage The Greatest Muppet Telethon Ever and raise the $10-million needed to save the theater, Walter, Mary and Gary help Kermit the Frog reunite the Muppets, who have all gone their separate ways.
Amy Adams, Jason Segel, Chris Cooper
Walt Disney Pictures; Directed by James Bobin
Rated PG; 98 minutes; 2011
Hairspray – August 15
In this screen version of the Broadway play Tracy Turnblad is a heavy weight teenager with huge hair who is obsessed with Link Larken on the Corny Collins Show. She sings and dances her way into his heart and onto the show. However, she decides that the segregation of the show is not fair so she and her friends fight to integrate the show.
John Travolta, Queen Latifah, Michelle Pfeiffer
New Line Cinema; Directed by Adam Shankman
Rated PG; 117 minutes; 2007
Madagascar – August 22
At New York's Central Park Zoo, a lion, a zebra, a giraffe and a hippo are best friends living a blissful domesticated life in captivity. When one of them turns up missing, the others search for him only to find themselves on a ship headed to the exotic island of Madagascar. When their boat wrecks, these native New Yorkers must take on a much different jungle in this computer-animated comedy.
Voices by: Ben Stiller, Chris Rock,
Jada Pinkett-Smith, David Schwimmer
Directed by Eric Darnell and Tom McGrath
Movies will start at dusk, approximately 8:00 PM
Help keep Newburyport and Waterfront Park beautiful!
Please do not leave behind any trash, cigarette butts, food, etc. Put all trash and recycling in proper barrels. What you carry in, please carry out! Have fun and be green.
Newburyport Waterfront Trust requests that no plastic tarps be placed on the lawn, as it is harmful to the growth of the grass.