The Indianapolis Museum of Art Announces Films for its Annual Summer Nights Series

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Museum of Art announced the schedule for its 35th annual Summer Nights film series. From June 4 to August 27, 2010, movies will be shown every Friday in the IMA’s amphitheater, located on the west side of the Museum.

Since the series debuted in 1976, the IMA has hosted more than 270 screenings of films ranging from black-and-white classics to modern hits. This year, highlights include films from six different decades: “Pee wee’s Big Adventure” on June 25; “Stella Dallas” on July 2; the midnight showings of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” and “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” on July 16 and July 23 during the 2010 Indianapolis International Film Festival; and “LA Confidential” on August 20.

The 2010 Summer Nights Film Schedule
June 4: Across the Universe (2007)
June 11: Rebel Without A Cause (1955)
June 18: The Usual Suspects (1995)
June 25: Pee-wee’s Big Adventure (1985)
July 2: Stella Dallas (1937)
July 9: North by Northwest (1959)
July 16: The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
(Midnight showing; gates open at 10 p.m.)
July 23: Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
(Midnight showing; gates open at 10 p.m.)
July 30: The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
August 6: A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
August 13: Stand By Me (1986)
August 20: LA Confidential (1997)
August 27: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
*Film schedule subject to change.

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