The Compuware Arena Drive-In Movie Theatres open with a Sneak Peak Preview May 17-18. The drive-in is located in the arena parking lot with three screens showing family-oriented double features.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Monday, December 31, 2012
Did your favorite flick make Redbox's Favorite Movies of 2012 list?
If renting a movie from Redbox is a part of your New Year's celebration, will your chosen flick be one of the company's favorite of the year? Redbox released its Favorite Movies of 2012 on Monday. Check out the top 24 below. (See the complete list on Redbox's website.) If your favorite isn't on the list, let us know about it in the comments section below. In the Farmington area, you can find Redbox in Kroger stores at 37550 W. 12 Mile Rd. and 25780 Middlebelt Rd.
Monday, December 24, 2012
'Wreck It Ralph', 'Rise of the Guardians' open Dec. 26 at the city-owned theater.
Farmington area students will see expanded hours at the Farmington Civic Theater during the school break. Movies will start a little after 12:30 p.m. daily through Jan. 6, 2013. Currently on the schedule are Here Comes the Boom (PG), Taken 2 (PG-13) and ARGO (R). Rise of the Guardians (PG) and Wreck It Ralph (PG) start Wednesday, Dec. 26. The theater will be closed Dec. 24 with two sets of shows on Dec. 25, beginning at about 4:45 p.m. and 7 p.m. Show times are available at www.theFCT.com or 248-474-1951. Source: Farmington Civic Theater press release
Sunday, December 23, 2012
Check out trailers for 'The Guilt Trip,' 'Les Miserables,' 'Django Unchained' and more.
The Metro Detroit area has always loved a great film release and the Christmas 2012 season should again prove fruitful. From Trenton to Fenton, film audiences in recent years have adored Meet the Fockers, The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King and National Treasure: Book of Secrets, among others. If you're planning to take in a movie during Christmas week, here's what you'll find, courtesy of moviefone.com: Les Miserables Django Unchained Parental Guidance The Guilt Trip The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey This Is 40 Rise of the Guardians Life of Pi Which movie are you most looking forward to this Christmas?
Monday, November 5, 2012
Mighty Mouse, Porky Pig and other cartoon stars are featured in these old-time films.
Remember Super 8 movies? Take a trip back in time Saturday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m., as KickstART Farmington presents "Animated, Short & Silent: 8mm Films for the Entire Family". Admission is free to the event, which will be held at Mike Greer Photography, 33316 Grand River. Everyone is asked to bring their own water bottles, to help make it a "green" event. Learn more about KickstART Farmington at kickstartfarmington.org and on Facebook.
Monday, September 17, 2012
General manager Scott Freeman says attendance at the Civic is up 185 percent over two years.
Thanks to a busy summer, the Farmington Civic Theater is bringing back its popular Free Popcorn Tuesdays beginning Sept. 25. Scott Freeman, the theater's general manager, said that as of June 30, attendance is up 185% over two years. "Free Popcorn Tuesdays is a way to say thanks to all our fans," he said. All movie-goers will receive a free medium popcorn with each ticket purchased on Tuesdays. Showtimes can be found at thefct.com or by calling 248-474-1951.