Grab your snacks and sit back for the Retro Series at Marcus Theatres

Marcus Theatre announces Retro Series

Movies in Cape Girardeau just got a little more fun.

Pack second breakfast for this adventure Hobbit fans!

In a special Retro Series, Marcus Theatres Cape West Cinema is showing a few old favorites on the big screen.

The movies are showing on Sundays at noon and Mondays and Wednesdays at 7 p.m.

The Lord of the Rings series is coming back to theatres for just $5 on select dates.

When to return to Middle Earth

Sit back and grab a snack because these are the extended editions! It’s going to be a long adventure, folks!

  • August 12, 13 and 15: “The Fellowship of the Ring” — Rated PG 13Reconnect with your first Hobbit friend Frodo as he and the fellowship head out of the Shire with the One Ring.
  • August 19, 20 and 22: “The Two Towers” — Rated PG 13Join Frodo, Sam and Gollum as the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron’s new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.
  • August 26, 27 and 29: “The Return of the King” — Rated PG 13Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron’s army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

Where to watch

  • Illinois: Addison Cinema, Bloomington Cinema, Gurnee Cinema, Orland Park Cinema
  • Missouri: Cape West Cinema (Cape Girardeau), Chesterfield Cinema, Ronnie’s Cinema (St. Louis), St. Charles Cinema

But that’s not all! Get a refill on your popcorn because Labor Day weekend features two cult classics. The Labor Day Retro Rewind will feature “Jaws” and “The Goonies.” Is your inner child excited yet?

When’s the flashback?

  • August 31 – September 3: “Jaws” — Rated PG A sheriff, a marine biologist, and an old seafarer team up to hunt down a great white shark wreaking havoc at a beach resort.
  • August 31 – September 3: “The Goonies” — Rated PGIn order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of young misfits set out to find a pirate’s ancient and valuable treasure.

Where to watch

  • Illinois: Addison Cinema, Bloomington Cinema, Chicago Heights Cinema, Country Club Hills Cinema, Elgin Cinema, Gurnee Cinema, O’Fallon Cinema, Orland Park Cinema
  • Missouri: Cape West Cinema (Cape Girardeau), Chesterfield Cinema, Des Peres Cinema, Ronnie’s Cinema (St. Louis), St. Charles Cinema