Movies Under the Stars
Pinecrest Theater 2016 Movie Schedule
Movies Under the Stars are shown at the Pinecrest Amphitheater. Popcorn,
cold drinks, and candy are sold as refreshments. The movies begin at dusk, usually at
8:25 or 8:30. On some Wednesdays the movie will follow a ranger program. Starting times in September vary, so check listing below for show times. Tickets go on sale one hour before
For information call (209) 402-4870.
Tickets are $7.50 per person. Children 3 and under are free. Bring something warm as it can
get chilly in the evening.
Join Rangers for a 15-minute program before the movie on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.
Ranger Programs begin at various times, so check the Ranger Programs page
for complete information.
2016 Movies Under the Stars at Pinecrest
A fantasy adventure from Disney Pictures based on Roald Dahl's book. An elderly giant (BFG = Big Friendly Giant) kidnaps orphan Sophie to assist him on a mission in Giant County to get rid of the bad giants. The BFG and Sophie's journey carries them to London to enlist Queen Victoria's help.
The Jungle Book
This Disney movie is based on Rudyard Kipling's original stories. The live-action /CGI movie follows the adventures of young Mowgli, who was raised by wolves. Bengal tiger Shere Khan threatens to kill Mowgli. Deciding it is best for him to leave the wolf pack, Mowgli sets out for a nearby man village. But the journey doesn't go as planned. Some very young children may find some violent animal fighting scenes disturbing.
A computer-animated film from Pixar. In this sequel to the popular Finding Nemo, Dory remembers things from her childhood and set out with Nemo and Marlin to find her family.
The Secret Life of Pets
An animated film about Max, a terrier, who is living well in a NY apartment until big, shaggy Duke arrives from the pound. On a neighborhood walk they meet up with some ferocious alley cats and end up in a truck bound for the pound. Saved by a rabbit named Snowball, the two dogs are enlisted to join a gang of abandoned pets.