Catch These Classic Holiday Movies at the Franklin Theatre

White Christmas

The Franklin Theatre will be offering holiday movies throughout the month of December. Here is a listing of the movies that you and your family can enjoy this season. And with each ticket just $5, it’s an easy way to take the family out for an evening of entertainment.

How the Grinch Stole Christmas: Opens Dec 2nd. This Christmas comedy featuring Jim Carrey filmed in 2000 is based on the 1957 classic Dr. Seuss story. Catch How the Grinch Stole Christmas December 2, 9, 16, and 19th, see showtimes here.

It’s a Wonderful Life: Opens December 3rd. An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman (George Bailey) by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.This special screening of the holiday classic “It’s A Wonderful Life” features an appearance by Mary Owen, the daughter of the film’s lead actress, Donna Reed. Mary will join the showing to share special stories about the film, its characters, and letters from World War II soldiers. A question and answer period with Ms. Owen will follow the show. Showtime information here. 

White Christmas: Opens December 19th with multiple showings until Christmas Day.  This 1954 classic features Bing Crosby. A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general. Showtime information here.

A Christmas Story: Opens December 22nd. Ralphie has to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect gift for the 1940s. Showtime information here.