Cinema Under the Stars returns for three (FREE) Fridays in August

For the first time in its 13-year history, Reynolda’s summer film series, Cinema Under the Stars, will be presented for free, thanks to the generous support of The Ginther Group of Keller Williams Realty Elite and Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation. One of the area’s original outdoor film series, Cinema Under the Stars will kick off this year on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, with additional films being shown on Aug. 16 and 23.

Gates open at 7 p.m. each night, and the films will be shown at dark on the main lawn of Reynolda House. In case of rain, the movies will be shown in the museum’s auditorium. Food trucks will be on site, and a cash bar will be available (no outside alcohol permitted). Blankets, chairs, and well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome.

This year’s films are:

Aug. 9: Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
Loosely based on the novella by Truman Capote, this classic romantic comedy follows the story of Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn), a young New York socialite who becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building, but her past threatens to get in the way. Not Rated

Aug. 16: The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
When aspiring journalist Andrea (Anne Hathaway) lands an assistant job at a legendary magazine, she is thrown into the ruthless, high-powered world of fashion and its notorious leading lady, Editor Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep). As she struggles to prove herself, she finds out that there may be more to fashion than she initially thought. Rated PG-13

Aug. 23: The Great Gatsby (2013)
An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s seminal novel, Nick Carraway (Tobey Maguire) is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio). Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby’s nouveau riche existence, where obsession, madness, and tragedy await. Rated PG-13

Additional information about the film series is available at and on social media by searching #reynoldasummer.

August 3, 2019
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