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Oscar-Winning Film Series

The best movies on the biggest screen in Central PA!

February 9 - March 4, 2018

Documentary Movie Ticket Pricing
Adult* (ages 18-54)  $9.50  
Junior* (3-17)  $8.00
Senior/Military $8.00
*Whitaker Center Members save $2 per ticket
DON'T FORGET! Metered parking in downtown Harrisburg is FREE after 7:00pm Mon - Saturday and all day on Sundays.


La La Land (PG-13)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Emma Stone), Best Achievement in Directing (Damien Chazelle), Best Achievement in Cinematography (Linus Sandgren), Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures Original Score (Justin Hurwitz), Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures Original Song (Song: "City of Stars"), Best Achievement in Production Design (David Wasco & Sandy Reynolds-Wasco)

While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future.

Running Time: 2 hours, 8 minutes

Friday, February 9 -- 7:00 pm
Saturday, February 10 -- 5:00 pm, 7:30 pm
Sunday, February 11 -- 2:00 pm

Toy Story (G)

Special Achievement Award (John Lasseter) For the development and inspired application of techniques that have made possible the first feature-length computer-animated film.

Woody, a good-hearted cowboy doll who belongs to a young boy named Andy, sees his position as Andy's favorite toy jeopardized when his mom buys him a Buzz Lightyear action figure.

Running Time: 1 hour, 21 minutes

Saturday, February 17 -- 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm
Sunday, February 18 -- 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm
Monday, February 19 -- 11:00 am Whitaker Center will be open Presidents' Day

Top Gun (PG)

Best Music Original Song (Giorgio Moroder & Tom Whitlock for the song "Take My Breath Away")

As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom.

Running Time: 1 hour, 50 minutes

Friday, February 23 -- 7:00 pm
Saturday, February 24 -- 5:00 pm, 7:30 pm
Sunday, February 25 -- 3:00 pm

Raiders of the Lost Ark (PG)

Best Art Direction Set Decoration (Norman Reynolds, Leslie Dilley & Michael Ford), Best Sound (Bill Varney, Steve Maslow, Gregg Landaker & Roy Charman), Best Film Editing (Michael Kahn), Best Effects Visual Effects (Richard Edlund, Kit West, Bruce Nicholson & Joe Johnston), Special Achievement Award (Ben Burtt & Richard L. Anderson) For sound effects editing.

Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.

Running Time: 1 hour, 55 minutes

Friday, March 2 -- 7:00 pm
Saturday, March 3 -- 5:00 pm, 7:30 pm
Sunday, Marach 4 -- 3:00 pm



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