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The Projector: Movies opening Friday, June 17

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SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Cable One Movie Night--Bring your lawn chairs, snacks (or purchase some there), blankets and the entire family to watch a flick on an inflatable screen in the park every Friday night at dusk this summer. The movie this week is State Fair, rated G. FREE, Settler’s Park, corner of Meridian and Ustick roads, Meridian, meridiancity.org/movienight.

Halo Effect--Catch pro kayaker Steve Fisher and his brother in this whitewater action movie. Saturday, June 18, 7:30 p.m. $13 adv., $15 door. Egyptian Theatre, 700 W. Main St., Boise, 208-345-0454, egyptiantheatre.net.

Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Extended Edition--Special screening of the second installment of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. Tuesday, June 21, 7 p.m. $12.50. Edwards Boise Stadium 22 and IMAX, 7701 W. Overland Road, Boise, 208-377-9603, regmovies.com.

Movies Under the Stars--Bring the family to the park for an evening of games, crafts and family friendly entertainment. There will be live music, games, crafts and more before the movie begins at dusk. Bring snacks from home if you wish (some will be available for purchase), a blanket, flashlight and camp chairs--but leave pets at home. The movie this month is Megamind, rated PG. See Picks, Page 18. 7 p.m. FREE. Gene Harris Bandshell, 700 S. Capitol Blvd., in Julia Davis Park, Boise, cityofboise.org/parks.

Pride Movie Night--Social hour on the patio is at 6 p.m., followed by the Idaho premiere of Bill Cunningham New York, a film about the infamous street fashion photographer. 6 p.m. $9. The Flicks, 646 Fulton St., Boise, 208-342-4222, theflicksboise.com.

OPENING

Bill Cunningham New York--Documentary profiling the octogenarian Bill Cunningham, whose photography of both street and high society trends for The New York Times earned him legendary status. (NR) Flicks

Green Lantern--Tasked with maintaining peace within the universe, the Green Lanterns recruit Hal, a cocky test pilot, to help them defeat a villain threatening the universal order. (PG 13) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

Mr. Popper’s Penguins--Jim Carrey stars in this movie based on a childhood tale about a businessman whose professional life begins to unravel when he acquires penguins. (PG) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

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