Cleveland Cinemas Announces $1 Weekend Family Films

When temperatures drop, inexpensive family activities are often elusive. But fear not, exploding-nesters: Cleveland Cinemas has announced its lineup for weekend family films through February and March.

Starting February 14, for a single American dollar per ticket — $1 — you can go see these titles at select Cleveland Cinemas locations. The Capitol Theatre's always a good bet. 

“We’re excited to offer our $1 Family Films this winter,” said Ken Young, Cleveland Cinemas Director of Operations, in a company press release. “With tickets priced at just $1, parents can take advantage of this low-cost opportunity to take their children to the theatre to see these great family films.”

Included in the lineup is the Oscar-nominated animated film The Boxtrolls, and at least one much-loved sequel that busted the box-office when it premiered in 2006. Lookin' at you, Ice Age 2: The Meltdown. (I can't, in good conscience, comment on Rio 2 because I haven't seen it. Apologies).  

Here's what you and your kiddies can look forward to, with links to their Metacritic ratings for easy critical perusing:    

(Metascore: 58)
Saturday, February 14th at 11:00 AM
Sunday, February 15th at 11:00 AM

(Metascore: 61)
Saturday, February 21st at 11:00 AM
Sunday, February 22nd at 11:00 AM

(Metascore: 59)
Saturday, February 28th at 11:00 AM
Sunday, March 1st at 11:00 AM

(Metascore: 49)
Saturday, March 7th at 11:00 AM
Sunday, March 8th at 11:00 AM
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Sam Allard

Sam Allard is the Senior Writer at Scene, in which capacity he covers politics and power and writes about movies when time permits. He's a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and the NEOMFA at Cleveland State. Prior to joining Scene, he was encamped in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on an...
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