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About Starlight Cinemas


The San Jose Downtown Association has produced free outdoor summertime movies for more than two decades under the Gypsy Cinemas, Cinema San Pedro, Cinema St. James and Starlight Cinemas names. SJDA was among the first producers to precede the film showings with games and activities.

All shows are at St. James Park

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The Princess Bride

(1987)

The Princess Bride is a 1987 American romantic comedy fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Rob Reiner, starring Cary Elwes, Robin Wright, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Wallace Shawn, André the Giant, and Christopher Guest.

June 16

Fun & Games

Pre-movie games/activities start 7:15 p.m. Our friends at 3 Below Theaters will make this an INCONCEIVABLY good time as they lead the crowd through a memorable Quote-Along experience, complete with props so you can play along. Look out for the ROUS’s!

Movie Starts

Estimated movie time is 8:30 p.m. – 10:05 p.m.


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The Sandlot

(1993)
The Sandlot is a 1993 American coming-of-age baseball film co-written, directed and narrated by David Mickey Evans, which tells the story of a group of young baseball players during the summer of 1962. “Follow your heart kid, and you’ll never go wrong.” Timing for this screening could not be better, with Major League Baseball celebrating the film’s 25th anniversary this season.

July 21

Fun & Games

Come early to meet the San Jose Giants beloved mascot - Gigante - who will be giving away bobbleheads, Gigante trading cards and take pictures with his fans. PLUS - Register to Win a San Jose Giants VIP Experience Package: 4 box seats, 4 BBQ vouchers, videoboard welcome, first pitch opportunity and swag bag.

Movie Starts

Estimated movie time is 8:30 p.m.- 9:50 p.m.


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Coco

(2017)
The highly-rated fantasy-mystery 2017 release by Disney-Pixar – An aspiring musician enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer, in hopes of bringing music back into his family.

August 18

Fun & Games

Special performance by the children’s Grupo Folklorico Los Laureles Academy dancers starting at 7:15 p.m. loslaurelesgf.org

Movie Starts

Estimated movie time is 8:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.


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E.T.

(1982)
A 1982 American science fiction film co-produced and directed by Steven Spielberg, and written by Melissa Mathison. Follow the little Extra Terrestrial on his journey home. It’s Spielberg plus aliens plus kids protecting the little one from big mean grownups equals a lot of fun.

September 15

Fun & Games

Stay tuned for details on a kids ride hosted by San Jose Bike Party and on site activities courtesy of Viva Calle SJ.

Movie Starts

Estimated movie time is 7:15 p.m. - 9:16 p.m.


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Everything You Need to Know

Answers to some frequently asked questions.


Transportation

Public Transit

VTA has a nearby light rail location (St. James Park Station). Caltrain Diridon Station is a 23 minute (1.1 miles) walk to the Park.

 

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