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Free summer movie nights around Boston

Posted by Glenn Yoder  July 26, 2012 01:16 PM

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Looking to catch some movies on the cheap this summer? Find free family entertainment while soaking up what remains of the warm weather at these local movie nights. Most films begin around sunset. Check ahead of time for weather conditions and changes in schedules.

Movies by Moonlight at the Boston Harbor Hotel
Upcoming showings:
July 27: "Jaws"
Aug. 3: "The Princess Bride"
Aug. 10: "Moonstruck"
Aug. 17: "Planes, Trains, & Automobiles"
Aug. 24: "Dirty Dancing"
Aug. 31: "Roxanne"

Free Friday Flicks at the Hatch Shell
Upcoming showings:
July 27: "Cars 2"
Aug. 3: "Kung Fu Panda 2 -- The Kaboom of Doom"
Aug. 10: "The Zookeeper"
Aug. 17: "Puss in Boots"
Aug. 24: "The Lorax"

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival on the Prudential Center's South Garden
Upcoming showings:
July 28: "Lilo & Stitch"
Aug. 4: "The Muppets"
Aug. 11: "Cars 2"
Aug. 18: "Happy Feet 2"

Sunday night movies at Christopher Columbus Park
Upcoming showings:
July 29: "Galaxy Quest"
Aug. 5: "The Sting"
Aug. 12: "Hugo"
Aug. 19: "The King's Speech"

Mayor Thomas Menino's August movie series in city parks
Upcoming showings:
Aug. 6: "The Game Plan" (Hunt/Almont Park, Mattapan)
Aug. 13: "Toy Story 3" (Iacono Park, Hyde Park)
Aug. 20: "Field of Dreams" (Billings Field, West Roxbury)
Aug. 21: "The Zoo Keeper" (The Playstead, Franklin Park)
Aug. 22: "Puss in Boots" (LoPresti Park, East Boston)
Aug. 27: "We Are Marshall" (Medal of Honor Park, South Boston)
Aug. 29: "Rio" (Ramsay Park/Jim Rice Field, Roxbury)

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