Now Showing: July 1st – 7th

June 30th, 2009
THANK YOU VERNON! Thanks to your enthusiasm, you helped us to have our biggest single weekend ever! We really appreciate it, and hey, let’s not stop there!

Please Note our special hours in observance of our National Holiday, the 3rd of July. What can I tell you? Vernon’s ahead of the curve!

NOW PLAYING:

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Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Rated PG
After the events of “Ice Age: The Meltdown,” life begins to change for Manny and his friends! T-Rex! T-Rex! T-Rex!


Wed: 4:30, 6:45
Thur: 4:30, 6:45
Fri: 4:30, 6:45
Sat: 4:30, 6:45
Sun: 4:30, 6:45
Mon: 4:30, 6:45
Tue: 6:45


Also Playing:

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TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN
Rated PG-13* Decepticon forces return to take Sam Witwicky prisoner after he learns the truth about the origins of the Transformers.

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action violence, language, some crude and sexual material, and brief drug material.

Wed: 4:00, 7:15
Thur: 4:00, 7:15
Fri: 4:00, 7:15
Sat: 4:00, 7:15
Sun: 4:00, 7:15
Mon: 4:00, 7:15
Tue: 7:15

For Additional Ratings Information Please Visit:
www.mpaa.org|www.filmratings.com|www.parentalguide.org

Now Showing: June 24th—June 30th

June 24th, 2009
You got it! A Whole WEEK’S worth of fun and action. Don’t tell ME there’s nothing to do in Vernon! You guys know better!
NOW PLAYING:

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TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN
Rated PG-13* PREMIERES THIS WEEK! Decepticon forces return to take Sam Witwicky prisoner after he learns the truth about the origins of the Transformers.

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action violence, language, some crude and sexual material, and brief drug material.

Wed: 6:30, 9:45
Thur: 3:15, 6:30, 9:45
Fri: 3:15, 6:30, 9:45
Sat: 3:15, 6:30, 9:45
Sun: 3:15, 6:30
Mon: 3:15, 6:30
Tue: 6:30

Also Playing:

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YEAR ONE Rated PG-13*
When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers (Jack Black and Michael Cera) are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through history. Cavemen are funny!


Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, brief strong language and comic violence.

Wed: 7:00, 9:15
Thur: 4:00, 7:00, 9:15
Fri: 4:00, 7:00, 9:15
Sat: 4:00, 7:00, 9:15
Sun: 4:00, 7:00
Mon: 4:00, 7:00
Tue: 7:00


For Additional Ratings Information Please Visit:
www.mpaa.org|www.filmratings.com|www.parentalguide.org

Now Showing: June 19th—June 22nd

June 16th, 2009

Father’s Day Special
First Baptist Church of Vernon is Sponsoring a special Screening of FLYWHEEL at 4:30 PM on Sunday, to honor fathers. Please come by and watch this great movie with us!


NOW PLAYING:

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YEAR ONE Rated PG-13*
PREMIERES THIS WEEK! When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers (Jack Black and Michael Cera) are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through history. Cavemen are funny!


Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, brief strong language and comic violence.

Fri: 6:30, 9:15
Sat: 4:00, 6:30, 9:15
Sun: 4:00, 6:30
Mon: 4:00, 6:30

Also Playing:

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Drag Me to Hell
Rated PG-13* ONE WEEK ONLY! Christine Brown has a good job, a great boyfriend, and a bright future. But in three days, she’s going to hell.

Rated PG-13 for sequences of horror violence, terror, disturbing images and language.

Fri: 7:00, 9:45
Sat: 4:30, 7:00, 9:45
Sun: 7:00 (only)
Mon: 4:30, 7:00


For Additional Ratings Information Please Visit:
www.mpaa.org|www.filmratings.com|www.parentalguide.org

Now Showing: June 12th—June 16th

June 9th, 2009

EXPANDED SUMMER HOURS
Folks, keep an eye out for our extra show times on Monday and Tuesday—it’s part of our sacred duty to banish and abolish the phrase, “There’s Nothing to do here” from the Vernon lexicon. So, come support the local theater and see if you don’t like it better than Wichita Falls.


NOW PLAYING:

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Night at the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonium Rated PG
Security guard Larry Daley infiltrates the Smithsonian Institute in order to rescue Jedediah and Octavius, who have been shipped to the museum by mistake.

Fri: 6:30, 9:00
Sat: 4:00, 6:30, 9:00
Sun: 4:00, 6:30
Mon: 4:00, 6:30
Tue: 6:30

Also Playing:

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LAND OF THE LOST
Rated PG-13* On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. Will they make it back from the Land of the Lost?

Rated PG-13 or crude and sexual content, and for language including a drug reference.

Fri: 7:00, 9:30
Sat: 4:30, 7:00, 9:30
Sun: 4:30, 7:00
Mon: 4:30, 7:00
Tue: 7:00


For Additional Ratings Information Please Visit:
www.mpaa.org|www.filmratings.com|www.parentalguide.org

Now Playing June 5th—June 9th

June 3rd, 2009

THIS THURSDAY NIGHT: MIDNIGHT MOVIE!
Land of the Lost! You know it! You Love it! Now you can see it before anyone else does. Tickets on sale starting at 10:30 PM. We will start the movie at 12:00 Midnight! This is the first of many, so get started now!
Sponsored by Three Rivers Tar Pits & Dino Park! (click to listen).

THIS SUNDAY NIGHT: UP WITH SCOUTING!
The SUNDAY, 3:30 screening of UP is dedicated to all of our local scouts. Any child in a scout uniform gets in FOR FREE! Yep, free admission for all scouts. So, be prepared to come to the Vernon Plaza and watch a great movie!


NOW PLAYING:

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LAND OF THE LOST
Rated PG-13*
Premieres this week! On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. Will they make it back from the Land of the Lost?


Rated PG-13 or crude and sexual content, and for language including a drug reference.

Thur: MIDNIGHT!
Fri: 7:00, 9:15
Sat: 4:00, 7:00, 9:15
Sun: 4:00, 7:00
Mon: 7:00

Also Playing:

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UP Rated PG
Two words, people: New Pixar. Yep, the same folks who brought you The Incredibles, Finding Nemo, Cars, and all of the other really good Disney movies from the last two decades is back with an all new movie, and we have it RIGHT HERE IN VERNON!
By tying thousands of balloon to his home, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen sets out to fulfill his lifelong dream to see the wilds of South America. NOTE: Presented in 2D, not 3D.

Fri: 6:30, 8:45
Sat: 3:30, 6:30, 8:45
Sun: 3:30, 6:30
Mon: 6:30


For Additional Ratings Information Please Visit:
www.mpaa.org|www.filmratings.com|www.parentalguide.org

Dino-Week is On! June 2nd, 3rd, and 4th!

June 1st, 2009
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(above) Park Handyman Ross MacElroy hard at work unclogging the ball pit stomach on the interactive T-Rex Playscape at Three Rivers Tar Pits and Dino Park.

DINO WEEK IS ON! Three Rivers Tar Pits and Dino-Park, our generous sponsor, is underwriting Dino-Week for us. Click here to listen to their radio spot!

We’re excited to get everyone caught up in Dino-Mania and we’re looking forward to LAND OF THE LOST premiering this week, starring Will Ferrell! For more information, drop by the theater this week from 1 PM to 7 PM and learn all about the wonderful world of dinosaurs and why we should never bring them back to life again, unless it’s to drop them onto countries we don’t like.

Now Playing May 28th—June 1st

May 26th, 2009
DINO WEEK IS HERE! JUNE 2nd, 3rd, and 4th!
Tickets are on sale NOW! $15 gets you 18 hours of concentrated Dinosaur Action (includes a ticket to see the new movie, Land of the Lost)! Please buy your tickets in advance at the Vernon Plaza Theater! See our Flier for more details.
Sponsored by Three Rivers Tar Pits & Dino Park! (click to listen).

THIS THURSDAY NIGHT: MANAGER’S CHOICE!
That’s right, we’re presenting a classic Film Noir movie for you: it’s DETOUR, a 1945 over-the-top gem starring Tom Neal and Ann Savage. “He went searching for love… but Fate forced a DETOUR to Revelry…Violence…Mystery!” Tickets just $5. Showtime at 7 PM. This is a great chance to swing by and meet Mark and Cathy if you have not already done so.


NOW PLAYING:

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UP Rated PG
Premieres This Week! Two words, people: New Pixar. Yep, the same folks who brought you The Incredibles, Finding Nemo, Cars, and all of the other really good Disney movies from the last two decades is back with an all new movie, and we have it RIGHT HERE IN VERNON!
By tying thousands of balloon to his home, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen sets out to fulfill his lifelong dream to see the wilds of South America. NOTE: Presented in 2D, not 3D.

Fri: 6:30, 8:45
Sat: 3:30, 6:30, 8:45
Sun: 3:30, 6:30
Mon: 6:30

Also Playing:

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TERMINATOR: SALVATION Rated PG-13*
After Skynet has destroyed much of humanity in a nuclear holocaust, a group of survivors led by John Connor struggles to keep the machines from finishing the job. An awesome spectacle with all kinds of great visual thrills. Don’t miss it on the big screen!


Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and language.

Thur: 7:00, 9:30
Fri: 7:00, 9:30
Sat: 4:00, 7:00, 9:30
Sun: 4:00, 7:00
Mon: 7:00


For Additional Ratings Information Please Visit:
www.mpaa.org|www.filmratings.com|www.parentalguide.org

Now Showing May 21st – 26th

May 20th, 2009


Terminator Salvation & Star Trek

Hi ya’ll! Mark is out of town so updating the web-site falls to me. The post may not look as pretty ( I haven’t figured out how to download the movie posters) and I’m not the wordsmith that my husband is but, hey, I’ll get you the information you need!

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Opening weekend of Terminator Salvation is here. Be the first to see Terminator Salvation right here at the Vernon Plaza Theater – your hometown movie theater.
Thursday show times: 7:00 & 9:30. Tickets on sale at 5:00 pm. Buy your tickets early – eat dinner and relax. Then come back at 7:00 and be prepared for a full-on action movie!

If you haven’t seen Star Trek, it will also be showing on Thursday at 6:30 & 9:00.

Terminator Salvation
Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and language.
Show Times
Thursday & Friday 7:00 & 9:30
Sat. 4:00 7:00 & 9:00
Sun. 4:00 & 7:00
Mon. & Tues. 7:00

Star Trek
Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action and violence, and brief sexual content
Show Times
Thurs. & Fri. 6:30 & 9:00
Sat. 3:30 6:30 & 9:00
Sun. 3:30 & 6:30
Mon. & Tues. 6:30

Now Showing May 15th – 19th

May 12th, 2009
THE RODEO IS HERE!
Welcome all of our guests from out of town. Be sure to stop in and say “Howdy” and grab a Dr. Pepper with real sugar in it, or some popcorn with real butter on top! You can’t beat it anywhere!

Dino Week is Coming!
Can you dig it? Clear your calendar on June 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, as we hold a three day movie camp here at the Vernon Plaza that’s dedicated to DINOSAURS! See our flier at the theater for more information. Sponsored by Three Rivers Tar Pits & Dino Park! (click to listen).

I Told You Star Trek was Awesome…
A huge thank you to everyone who listened to me and came out to see Star Trek opening weekend! We had a blast at the six-hour celebration party, too! For those of you who thought the movie would be lame–now do you believe me? We’ve got it for two more weeks, so come see what everyone is talking about! Come see the first must-see movie of the summer at the Best Kept Secret Place to watch movies in Texoma! Your best bet for a quality movie experience is right here, at the Vernon Plaza Theater.


NOW PLAYING:

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State of Play Rated PG-13*
ONE WEEK ONLY! A team of investigative reporters work alongside a police detective to try to solve the murder of a congressman’s mistress. A tense political thriller by the screenwriter of Charlie Wilson’s War. Attention Grown-Ups: This may well be the last quiet, well-written political thriller we have until, say, September. Please come see it this weekend if you can.

Rated PG-13 for some violence, language including sexual references, and brief drug content.

Fri: 7:00, 9:30
Sat: 4:00, 7:00, 9:45
Sun: 4:00, 7:00
Mon: 7:00
TUE: 7:00


Also Playing:

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STAR TREK Rated PG-13*

Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action and violence, and brief sexual content.

If you went to Wichita Falls to see this, then you didn’t see it as it was meant to be seen! Come to the Vernon Plaza and we’ll treat you right! Live Long and Prosper!

Fri: 6:00, 8:30
Sat: 3:30, 6:30, 9:30
Sun: 3:30, 6:30
Mon: 6:30
TUE: 6:30


For Additional Ratings Information Please Visit:
www.mpaa.org|www.filmratings.com|www.parentalguide.org

Our Generous Co-Sponsors of Dino Week

May 10th, 2009
Folks, Three Rivers Tar Pits and Dino-Park is underwriting Dino-Week for us. They have been exceptionally generous and we are grateful to them for all of their hard work and effort. Three Rivers Radio Spot #1

In the coming weeks, you’ll see more about Dino-Week, but for now, let me introduce you to our newest partner in Plaza history, Three Rivers Tar Pits and Dino Park!