This 1984 special effects comedy, a zeitgeist masterpiece and boxoffice smash, returns to the big screen as part of Event Cinemas’ Rewind program, which puts classic films back in cinemas. Upcoming Rewind titles include Top Gun, Gremlins and Saturday Night Fever. Running time 104 minutes. Screens tomorrow at 9.30pm at Robina.
Jurassic Park 3D (M)
Steven Spielberg’s classic 1993 dino-thriller, the film that marked a new age in visual effects, returns to the big screen, tricked-out with computer-assisted 3D. For kids who grew up with the film on DVD, this is a great opportunity to experience a hugely effective blockbuster on the big screen. Running time 126 minutes. Screens at Pacific Fair.
Pay It Forward (M)
The Monday Night Movies group this week screens Pay It Forward, the 2001 drama starring Kevin Spacey and Haley Joel Osment ( The Sixth Sense) about a global movement of good-deed-doing. Dennis Stevenson from The Spirit of Christmas organisation hosts a Q & A after the film. Screens Monday at 6.30pm at Mandala Arts Cafe, Mermaid Beach.
The Avengers (M)
This colossal special effects entertainment, which pulls together superheroes Iron Man, Thor, The Hulk and Captain America for a globe-spanning team-up, screens as part of Council’s season of free family movies in Gold Coast parks. Screens Saturday at 7pm at Pizzey Park, Miami. Free entry.