Thursday, Jan. 31, 2008

Mid-winter movies to warm Weinberg Center audiences

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MovieTime at Tivoli will present 11 movies on the big screen during February and March at the Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick.

‘‘Groundhog Day” (1993)

8 p.m. Saturday

It’s perfect timing for this comedy starring Bill Murray and Andie MacDowell.

‘‘Fantasia” (1940)

2 p.m. Feb. 3

Walt Disney’s Technicolor triumph is a feast for eyes and ears.

‘‘Battlin’ Butler” (1926) 8 p.m. Feb. 8

It’s mayhem as usual for Buster Keaton in this silent comedy, accompanied by the mighty Wurlitzer organ.

‘‘The Party” (1968)

8 p.m. Feb. 9

Looniness abounds when Peter Sellers meets Hollywood in Blake Edwards’ zany comedy.

‘‘The Seven Samurai” (1956)

2 p.m. Feb. 16

Experience Akira Kurosawa’s groundbreaking masterpiece, gloriously restored.

‘‘The Magnificent Seven” (1960)

8 p.m. Feb. 16

The American remake of ‘‘The Seven Samurai,” starring Yul Brynner, Charles Bronson, and Steve McQueen.

‘‘The Sound of Music”(1965)

2 p.m. Feb. 17

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oscar-winning musical is always a family favorite.

‘‘Vertigo” (1958)

2 p.m. March 2

James Stewart and Kim Novak star in Hitchcock’s thriller.

Harold Lloyd Night

8 p.m. March 7

Enjoy the antics of one the silent screen’s greatest stars in ‘‘The Freshman” (1925) accompanied by the might Wurlitzer.

‘‘Gone with the Wind” (1939)

2 p.m. March 9

Margaret Mitchell’s epic love story in all its splendor on the big screen. A must-see event!

‘‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High” (1982)

8 p.m. March 14

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of this coming-of-age teen comedy starring Sean Penn and Jennifer Jason Leigh.

Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for seniors and students. Tivoli Tickets, good for all 11 films, can be purchased for $30. Call 301-600-2828, 301-600-2838 TTY. Visit www.weinbergcenter.org.