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THE PRINCESS BRIDE: Frida On The Roof!

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July 30 @ 8:00 pm

FRIDA ON THE ROOF
Sunday, July 30
8PM

A 30th Anniversary Screening of The Princess Bride on a downtown parking lot rooftop?  For free?  As you wish!

On Sunday, July 30, we return to the 5th & Spurgeon Parking Structure – directly behind The Frida Cinema – with another FREE outdoor screening, thanks to the support of Santa Ana Business Council! Parking at the structure is also FREE! Starting at 6:30pm, take the elevator or stairs up to the 4th Floor Rooftop of the parking lot located at 301 E. 5th Street – accessible off Spurgeon Street between 4th and 5th Streets – get comfy, grab some food at one of our local restaurants, swing by The Frida for your popcorn, candy, and soda needs, then watch Rob Reiner’s beloved adventure/comedy/romance classic at 8:30pm!

WHAT TO BRING
Bring a blanket, towel, LOW-BACK chair, or anything else you need to get comfy and enjoy a movie under the stars! Picnic baskets welcome, though neighboring Wursthaus, 4th Street Market, Taquerias Guadalajara, El Mercado, Diego’s Rock N’ Roll Bar & Eats, and so many other great restaurants will be open to get your food needs handled! And again, The Frida Cinema is a hop downstairs for your concessions needs!

WHAT NOT TO BRING
Smoking, pets, and alcohol are prohibited at the Parking Structure.

WHERE TO PARK
You can park in the same structure the movie’s in! We’re just closing off the top floor for our film, but floors 1 – 3 will be open, as will the 4-story structure on the west side of the lot! Parking is FREE on Sundays! For more info on the Parking Structure, visit http://thefridacinema.org/parking-at-the-frida-cinema/.

WHAT’S THE MOVIE ABOUT?
The Princess Bride is Rob Reiner’s beloved and hilarious adaptation of William Goldman’s novel, a send-up of fairy tale adventure stories that nevertheless manages to be a genuinely romantic and thoroughly entertainment example of the genre.  Robin Wright plays Buttercup, a beautiful young woman who has fallen love with Westley, her farm boy. Broken-hearted after Westley is captured by pirates, the shattered Buttercup agrees to marry the slimy Prince Humperdinck (Chris Sarandon) – who has devised a less-than-virtuous fate for her, in the effort of starting a war with a neighboring kingdom.  To accomplish this mission, he hires a trio of mercenaries – self-proclaimed genius Vizzini (Wallace Shawn), gentle but powerful giant Fezzik (André the Giant), and Spanish pirate Inigo Montoya (Mandy Patinkin), who is on his own mission of vengeance.  What they weren’t counting on was a mysterious masked “man in black” to thwart them and rescue the princess – not to mention those horrific R.O.U.S.’s and Shrieking Eels…

WE LOVE SPONSORS!
Santa Ana Business Council is the generous Title Sponsor of our outdoor events! These events would also not be possible without support from OMNI Group Real Estate and ASE Marketing Group. LLC!

WE STILL NEED SUPPORT!
If you’d like to lend your company’s support to our free community events – and get tons of public appreciation in the process! – email us at thefridacinema@gmail.com!

 

Details

Date:
July 30
Time:
8:00 pm
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Venue

The Frida Cinema
305 E. 4th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701 United States
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Phone:
714-285-9422
Website:
http://thefridacinema.org