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Saturday Family Movies for only $2.50 at Cineplex Theaters

February 8, 2012 with 0 Comments

Just released in a press release by Cineplex (FEBRUARY 07, 2012 — TORONTO, ONTARIO 

What could be better the sharing a ET with your kids? The list of these classics will put a smile on your face and will surely make for a chatty dinner as you discuss special effects back in our day and if you could image hiding a extraterrestrial in your bedroom.

With less families hitting the theaters, it seems as if they want us back! Cineplex will be featuring family favorites at 11 am at a discounted rate of $2.50 starting Feb 18th, 2012 at local theaters on Saturday mornings at 11 am. So pack up the wee ones and head to the theater for a few classic movie picks (see below). 

“We wanted to create a regularly scheduled program that mom, dad and even the grandparents can enjoy with the kids,” said Pat Marshall, Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. “Families can share and celebrate the experience of taking a child to their first movie in a theatre or the return of a beloved movie back on the big screen with the selections that will be a part of our Family Favourites program.”

An the best part? A portion of all ticket sales will be donated to the Starlight Children’s Foundation.  Tickets are only $2.50 and can be purchased at participating theatre box offices, online at or our mobile site Family Favourites will be presented year-round.

The 2012 schedule includes:

  • February 18, 2012 February 25, 2012 March 3, 2012 The Muppet Movie (1979) The Land Before Time Jumanji (1995) (1988)
  • March 10, 2012 March 17, 2012 March 24, 2012 Shrek (2001) E.T. The Extra- Stuart Little (1999) Terrestrial (1982)
  • March 31, 2012 April 7, 2012 April 14, 2012 The NeverEnding Story An American Tail (1986) The Great Muppet Caper (1984) (1981)
  • April 21, 2012 April 28, 2012 Babe (1995) Madagascar (2005) Family Favourites will play at the following theatres:

BC Theaters: (Other Locations)

BRITISH COLUMBIA Burnaby SilverCity Metropolis Cinemas, 4700 Kingsway Avenue Coquitlam SilverCity Coquitlam and VIP Cinemas, 170 Schoolhouse Street Kamloops Cineplex Odeon Aberdeen Mall Cinemas, 700-1320 Trans Canada Highway Kelowna Famous Players Orchard Plaza 5 Cinemas, 160-1876 Cooper Road Langford Cineplex Odeon Westshore Cinemas, 2945 Jacklin Road Langley Colossus Langley Cinemas, 20090 91A Avenue Mission SilverCity Mission Cinemas, 32555 London Avenue Nanaimo Galaxy Cinemas Nanaimo, 213-4750 Rutherford Road Pitt Meadows Cineplex Odeon Meadowtown Cinemas, 19800 Lougheed Highway Richmond SilverCity Riverport Cinemas, 14211 Entertainment Way Surrey Cineplex Odeon Strawberry Hill Cinemas, 12161 72nd Avenue

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