Events

Movie on the Lawn - The Neverending Story

Friday, June 7, 2019 | 7:45-9:30pm | Kansas State Capitol South Lawn Fairs/Community Movies

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, friends and family out to enjoy this fantasy film following one boy's journey through a land threatened by the Nothing, a darkness that destroys everything it touches. 1984 | PG | 94 min

Audience: All Ages

Galaxy Quest

Sunday, June 9, 2019 | 5-7pm | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Movies

In this comedy unemployed actors of a popular sci-fi TV series are beamed up by benevolent aliens to save their world. Starring Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman and Tony Shalhoub. Certified Fresh by Rotten Tomatoes. 1999 | PG | 102 min

Audience: All Ages

A Trip to the Moon

June 10, 2019 through June 16, 2019 | Atrium Movies

Discover A Trip to the Moon, one of the first movies about space. See what was imagined about the moon in 1902 with this short 12 minute silent film.

Audience: All Ages

Treasure Planet

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 | 2-4pm | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Kids Movies

Experience the adventure of the Walt Disney film Treasure Planet with popcorn and drawings for the book Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson.

Audience: All Ages

Duck Soup

Friday, June 14, 2019 | 2-5pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Movies

In this Marx Brothers' comedy classic a wealthy window supports the bankrupt country of Freedonia on the condition that Rufus T. Firefly is named leader. He declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love of the wealthy widow. 1933 | b&w | 68 min

Audience: Adult

Topeka Anime and Manga Society (TAMS)

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 | 7-8:45pm | The Edge Adults Teens Movies

Watch anime, talk about it and (maybe) learn something! This is a member-driven club that includes viewing, discussion and info/activity about culture.

Audience: Family

First Man

Sunday, June 23, 2019 | 1-4pm | Marvin Auditorium 101AB Movies

NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong rigorously trains to become the first man to walk on the moon. Stars Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy and Jason Clarke. 2018 | PG-13 | 138 min

Audience: All Ages

Space Jam

Sunday, June 30, 2019 | 6:30-8:30pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Movies

Michael Jordan must play basketball against space invaders who are trying to capture the Looney Tunes characters. 1996 | PG | 87 min

Audience: All Ages

E.T. The Extra Terrestrial

Friday, July 5, 2019 | 10am-12pm | Marvin Auditorium Adults Kids Teens Movies

Watch this classic Steven Spielberg sci-fi adventure about a homesick alien and the kids who help him. Starring Henry Thomas and Drew Barrymore. Certified Fresh by Rotten Tomatoes. 1982 | PG | 114 min

Audience: All Ages

The Martian

Friday, July 5, 2019 | 1:30-4pm | Marvin Auditorium Movies

An astronaut (Matt Damon) becomes stranded on Mars. After his team assumes he's dead, he must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Certified Fresh by Rotten Tomatoes. 2015 | PG-13 | 144 min

Audience: Adult

Cool Hand Luke

Friday, July 12, 2019 | 2-5pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults Movies

A laid-back Southern man, played by Paul Newman, is sentenced to two years in a rural prison, but refuses to conform. Certified Fresh by Rotten Tomatoes. 1967 | PG | color | 126 min

Audience: Adult

Movie: Spaceballs

Friday, July 12, 2019 | 6-8:30pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults Kids Teens Movies

A rogue star pilot and his trusty sidekick must come to the rescue of a princess and save the galaxy from a ruthless race of beings known as Spaceballs. Starring Mel Brooks, Rick Moranis, Daphne Zuniga, Bill Pullman and John Candy. PG | 1987 | 96min.

Audience: All Ages

Topeka Anime and Manga Society (TAMS)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | 7-8:45pm | The Edge Adults Teens Movies

Watch anime, talk about it and (maybe) learn something! This is a member-driven club that includes viewing, discussion and info/activity about culture.

Audience: Family

The Dish

Friday, July 19, 2019 | 1-3pm, 5-7pm | Lingo Story Room Movies

This comedy features quirky characters in a remote Australian community that plays a key role in the first Apollo Moon landing. Certified Fresh by Rotten Tomatoes. PG-13 | 2000 | 97 min

Audience: Family

Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Sunday, July 28, 2019 | 6-8pm | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Movies

Watch this trippy cosmic joyride with an earthling (Martin Freeman) and an alien (Mos Def). Adapted from the Douglas Adams sci-fi tales. PG | 2005 | 110 min

Audience: All Ages

WALL-E

Sunday, August 4, 2019 | 1-3pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Kids Movies

WALL-E is the last robot left on Earth. He spends his days cleaning a dirty planet, until he meets EVE and follows her across the galaxy. Could a little robot help humanity find their home on Earth again? Winner of Oscar, Hugo and Nebula awards. 2008 | 103 min |Closed captioned

Audience: All Ages

The Producers

Friday, August 9, 2019 | 2-5pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Movies

Broadway producers Max Bialystock (Zero Mostel) and Leo Bloom (Gene Wilder) scheme to make money producing a sure-fire flop. Critics consider this one of Mel Brooks finest and funniest films. 1967 | PG | color |88 min

Audience: Adult

Alien Afternoon

Saturday, August 10, 2019 | 2-4pm | Marvin Auditorium Kids Movies

Create alien headbands and hand puppets. Then watch as Oh, a lovable misfit from another planet, forms a friendship with adventurous Tip and helps her on her quest in the movie Home. 2015 | PG | 93 min

Audience: Family

Shane

Friday, September 13, 2019 | 2-5pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults Movies

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act. 1953|color|118 min.

Audience: Adult

Rebel Without a Cause

Friday, October 11, 2019 | 2-5pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Movies

A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town and finds friends and enemies. James Dean and Natalie Wood star in this classic film that is Certified Fresh by Rotten Tomatoes. 1955 | color | 111 min

Audience: Adult

The Bridges at Toko-Ri

Friday, November 8, 2019 | 2-5pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Movies

During the Korean War a Navy fighter pilot must come to terms with his own ambivalence toward the war and the fear of having to bomb a set of highly defended bridges. 1954 | color | 102 min

Audience: Adult