Jan. 20, 2011

Catch the latest popular titles in spring film series

Titles recently were announced for the spring lineup of the SUB Film Series at the Memorial Union. All are popular films released in the last few months. Admission is free to members of the ISU and Ames communities.

Each engagement includes two Thursday showings (7 p.m. and 10 p.m.) in the South Ballroom and a Sunday showing (7 p.m.) in the Soults Family Visitor Center, ground floor of the south addition. Thursday shows include free popcorn and a discount on fountain drinks.

The film series is sponsored each semester by the Student Union Board, a student group that organizes cultural, recreation, educational and social activities on campus for students.

The film series opened last week with The Town. Following is the lineup for the rest of the semester:

  • Jackass 3 (rated R), Jan. 20 and 23
  • The Social Network (PG13), Jan. 27 and 30
  • Due Date (R), Feb. 3 and 6, additional show Feb. 4 (9 p.m., Great Hall)
  • For Colored Girls (R), Feb. 10 and 13
  • Megamind, animated (PG), Feb. 17 and 20
  • Unstoppable (PG13), Feb. 24 and 27
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part One (PG13), March 3 and 6, additional show March 4 (9 p.m., Great Hall)
  • 127 Hours (R), March 10 only (due to spring break)
  • The Tourist (PG13), March 24 and 27
  • Tangled, animated (PG), March 31 and April 3
  • The Dilemma (PG13), April 7 and 10, additional show April 8 (9 p.m., Great Hall)
  • The Green Hornet (PG13), April 14 and 17
  • True Grit (PG13), April 21 and 24