9 weeks of family films at Regal's summer festival
Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theater circuits in the U.S., announces the return of the "Summer Movie Express" to over 300 Regal Cinemas across the country for the 2017 summer season.
This annual tradition continues at Regal Cinemas. For 26 years, Regal has invited moviegoers to enjoy this exceptional slate of family films.
"The 'Summer Movie Express' is known for delivering top-notch moviegoing experiences by showing family-friendly movies at a great value," said Ken Thewes, chief marketing officer at Regal Entertainment Group. "This summertime tradition is about creating memories for kids and parents as they enjoy these movies together, which is one of the best things we can offer at Regal."
The nine-week film festival takes place at 10 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. The start dates for "Summer Movie Express" vary based on local school schedules.
A portion of each $1 admission goes to assist the Will Rogers Institute.
"The 'Summer Movie Express' is an amazing opportunity for families to spend quality time at the movies and enjoy great films like 'Trolls,' 'Sing' and 'The LEGO Batman Movie,' " said Richard Grover, vice president of communications at Regal Entertainment Group. "Rain or shine, the 'Summer Movie Express' will keep moving along, and welcomes anyone to hop along for this nine-week ride."
Each week, there will be two featured films at the early morning matinee show time of 10 a.m. The titles for this year's "Summer Movie Express" are:
Regal Entertainment Group also offers local businesses the opportunity to lend their support and sponsor this family event. Local businesses interested in "Summer Movie Express" sponsorship opportunities should contact their local theater general manager for more information.