UltraStar Mary Pickford Cinemas is pleased to introduce its Summer Kids’ Movie Series beginning in June. Every Monday through Friday from June 11 through August 17, families are invited to enjoy 10 weeks of recently released, family-friendly films for the one-time ticket price of $5.00 ($0.50 per film). A different film is featured each week, including favorite titles such as The Smurfs, HOP, Rio, Happy Feet 2, Alvin and the Chipmunks – Chipwrecked and more.

Each week a select film will screen daily at 10 a.m. every Monday through Friday, with doors opening at 9:30 a.m. All films will be presented in 2D format and are rated G or PG. Guests simply select the day of the week they would like to attend for the one-time ticket price of $5.00. Each week, they return on the same day to see all 10 weeks of films. Tickets for individual days (not pre-selected in advance) can be purchased at the door for $1.00 each. Children 2 and under are admitted for free. The UltraStar Mary Pickford Cinemas are centrally located off Highway 111 in the Cathedral City Civic Center at 36-850 Pickfair St. Advance tickets are currently on sale at the UltraStar box office.

The 2012 Summer Kids’ Movie Series schedule is as follows:

  • Week of June 11-15: The Smurfs
  • Week of June 18-22: HOP
  • Week of June 25-29: Rio
  • Week of July 2-6: Zookeeper
  • Week of July 9-13: We Bought a Zoo
  • Week of July 16-20: Dolphin Tale
  • Week of July 23-27: Mr. Popper’s Penguins
  • Week of July 30-August 3: Monte Carlo
  • Week of August 6-10: Happy Feet 2
  • Week of August 13-17: Alvin and the Chipmunks – Chipwrecked

About UltraStar Cinemas

UltraStar Cinemas is Southern California’s largest privately owned movie theater group. UltraStar Cinemas is headquartered in San Diego County and operates 134 screens at 13 sites throughout Southern California and Arizona. Recognized for pioneering the digital age of cinema, UltraStar was the first theater group in the world to be fully equipped with Pure Digital Cinema® powered by DLP Cinema® technology in all of its locations. In 2009, the company also became the first to offer D-BOX motion seats, which use motion effects specifically programmed for each film to create an immersive experience for movie goers. For more information, visit www.ultrastarmovies.com.