Our top picks for summer fun on the big screen that won't break your bank.
Lots of theaters and other sites offer summer movie outings in July. They’re either free of charge or at a deep discount. Here are our top picks:
AMC SUMMER MOVIE CAMP
AMC theaters in Clarksville, Madison, Murfreesboro & Spring Hill
Wednesdays through Aug. 1, 10 a.m.
$4 includes tickets and Kidspack
July 18: Despicable Me 3
July 25: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
Aug. 1: The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature
Leipers Fork Village, Leipers Fork
Fridays through Aug. 31, 8 p.m.
July 20: Coco
July 27: Wonder
Aug. 3: Middle School “The Worst Day of My Life”
Aug. 10: Monster Truck
Aug. 17: Leap
Aug. 24: Paddington 2
Aug. 31: Black Panther
MALCO’S KIDS SUMMER FILM FEST
Malco Theatre, Smyrna
Tuesdays & Wednesdays through Aug. 1, 10 a.m.
July 17-18: Ferdinand
July 24-25: Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who!
July 31 – Aug. 1: The Princess Bride
MURFREESBORO’S MOVIES UNDER THE STARS
Barfield Crescent Park (Mondays), Cannonsburgh Village (Tuesdays), Siegel Park (Thursdays), Cason Lane Trailhead (Fridays), Fountains at Gateway (Saturdays)
Through July 23, 8:30 p.m.
Week of July 16: Deep
Week of July 23: Emma’s Choice
NCG’S FREE FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL
NCG Cinema, Gallatin
Wednesdays – Saturdays through July 28, 9:30 a.m.
July 18-21: Ferdinand
July 25-28: Emoji Movie
REGAL SUMMER MOVIE EXPRESS
Hollywood 27 (Nashville), Opry Mills (Nashville), Providence Stadium 14 (Mt. Juliet), Indian Lake (Hendersonville)
Tuesdays – Wednesdays through Aug. 1, 10 a.m.
July 17-18: The Lego Ninjago Movie & Ferdinand
July 24-25: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
July 31-Aug. 1: The Lego Batman Movie & Trolls