Dirty Dancing, The Breakfast Club, Coming to America, Top Gun, The Dark Knight, Anchorman,
Pretty Woman, Grease and The Lion King light up the marquee
San Diegans love summertime, outdoor movies and cult-classics, and the ultimate film experience Rooftop Cinema Club delivers on all three fronts with a July-August lineup loaded with great titles. As the season of celebration continues there are plenty of big-screen anniversaries, women in film nights and a healthy dose of musicals to keep the party going.
Top titles among the newest releases include the Patrick Swayze–Jennifer Grey classic Dirty Dancing (Friday, July 13); 2017 Academy Award-winning Best Motion Picture Moonlight (Saturday, July 14); Marvel Comics thriller The Black Panther (Tuesday, July 17); teen cult-classic The Breakfast Club (Wednesday, July 25) followed by Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (Thursday July 26th) in the ultimate John Hughes weekender; Coming to America starring comedian Eddie Murphy and celebrating its 30-year anniversary (Friday, July 27); Top Gun featuring Tom Cruise and San Diego’s very own Naval Air Station Miramar and the infamous Top Gun Flight School (Saturday, July 28); DC Comics’ sequel to Batman, The Dark Knight (Wednesday, Aug. 1); the San Diego-based Will Ferrell classic,Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (Thursday, Aug. 2), and Pretty Woman, starring two of Hollywood’s all-time favorites, the ageless Richard Gere and Julia Roberts (Saturday, Aug. 4).
Those outstanding titles set the stage for an amazing week filled with musical classics in August, singing encouraged. John Travolta and Olivia Newton-Johnget the party started with Grease (Tuesday, Aug. 7), followed by the animated classic The Lion King (Wednesday, Aug. 8), 2017 Academy Award Best Motion Picture nominee, La La Land (Thursday, Aug. 9), Mamma Mia! starring Meryl Streep (Friday, Aug. 10), and the Hugh Jackman musical, which portrays the legendary life of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman (Saturday, Aug. 11).
The complete schedule, including today’s newly-released films, is below. New releases are denoted with an (*).
- Wednesday, July 11 Lady Bird
- Thursday, July 12 A Quiet Place*
- Friday, July 13 Dirty Dancing*
- Saturday, July 14 Moonlight*
- Tuesday, July 17 Black Panther*
- Wednesday, July 18 Breakfast at Tiffany’s*
- Thursday, July 19 The Sandlot*
- Friday, July 20 Pulp Fiction*
- Saturday, July 21 The Notebook*
- Tuesday, July 24 Cool Runnings*
- Wednesday, July 25 The Breakfast Club*
- Thursday, July 26 Romeo and Juliet*
- Friday, July 27 Coming to America*
- Saturday, July 28 Top Gun*
- Wednesday, Aug. 1 The Dark Knight*
- Thursday, Aug. 2 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy*
- Friday, Aug. 3 Clueless*
- Saturday, Aug. 4 Pretty Woman*
- Tuesday, Aug. 7 Grease*
- Wednesday, Aug. 8 The Lion King*
- Thursday, Aug. 9 La La Land*
- Friday, Aug. 10 Mamma Mia!*
- Saturday, Aug. 11 The Greatest Showman*
(Rooftop Cinema Club is dark on Sundays and Mondays)
Brand new to San Diego this year, Rooftop Cinema Club has re-defined the outdoor movie experience in Southern California. Featuring great films, amazing food and top-shelf drinks overlooking the San Diego skyline, Rooftop Cinema Club offers its own set of unique amenities, including state-of-the-art HD video, studio-quality wireless headphones, soft lounge-style deck chairs, and cozy blankets for those cool nights.
And while Rooftop Cinema Club boasts delicious hot popcorn, the venue’s fare goes well beyond that of a traditional theater. Featuring a food menu heavy on street-fare, the Rooftop Concession Stand’s most-popular plates includes Ahi Poke Nachos, Fish Tacos, and Carne Asada Tacos and Nachos. And if a cocktail suits your needs, Rooftop Cinema Club offers two signature cocktails – Stay Classy on the Rocks and Almost Famous on the Rocks – along with a host of craft-beer, IPA and wine options.
San Diego’s Rooftop Cinema Club is open to adults 18-and-over. Ticket prices start at just $17 per person for a single deck-chair beneath the stars. For $20, you can receive a single deck-chair along with bottomless popcorn, and for just $24 each, a couple can enjoy a film in the comfort of a double love-seat while also enjoying bottomless popcorn.
Tickets for all Rooftop Cinema Club San Diego shows are available at https://rooftopcinemaclub.com/san-diego/. Seating is limited and tickets do sell out fast!!
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for all showings and the movies begin from around sunset, with start times varying.
And for fans who drive themselves to the Rooftop Cinema Club, you can self-park in Manchester Grand Hyatt’s parking garage and receive a free four-hour validation (self-parking only) with any food or beverage purchase on-site, including the Rooftop Concession Stand (excluding candy and popcorn).
Rooftop Cinema Club guests can also come early or stay late and enjoy 15% off food and drink at one of Grand Hyatt San Diego’s many onsite restaurants. Sip signature cocktails 40 stories above San Diego bay at Top of the Hyatt, dine on locally sourced sustainable seafood at the waterfront Sally’s Fish House & Bar or sample San Diego’s finest craft beer selection at Brew30 California Taps. Discount only valid day of screening. Must present dated Rooftop Cinema Club ticket to redeem. Cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions.
For more information about Rooftop Cinema Club, visit http://rooftopcinemaclub.com/. You can also stay connected with RCC socially on Twitter(@RooftopCinema), Facebook (@rooftopcinemaclub) and Instagram (@rooftopcinemaclub) and with the hashtag #RooftopCinemaClub.
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