On the Big Screen

Loeks elected chairman of theatre owners

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Celebration! Cinema announced today that John Loeks, owner of the Grand Rapids-based movie exhibitor, has been elected Chairman of the National Association of Theatre Owners. The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) is the largest trade association in the world for movie theater owners.  It serves the business, legislative, media and […]

Coming to the big screen in 2015

Coming to the big screen in 2015

List provided by Celebration! Cinema September 2015 Sept. 11: The Perfect Guy – After a painful breakup, Leah jumps into a passionate relationship with a charming stranger. When her ex resurfaces in her life, she has to figure out who she should trust and who she should fear. Sept. 11: The Visit – A single […]

Celebration! Cinema offers wine and beer service

Celebration! Cinema offers wine and beer service

MT. PLEASANT, MI — For over 70 years, Loeks Theaters, Inc. has been known for state-of-the-art amenities – and the Mt. Pleasant location has another new one. Celebration! Cinema Mt. Pleasant has announced it is now serving beer and wine as part of the theatre experience. “We’ve had lots of positive inquiries since the license […]

Celebration! Cinema presents showtimes for families with special needs

Celebration! Cinema presents showtimes for families with special needs

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Lights up. Sound Down. Beginning April 4, Celebration! Cinema is pleased to announce a movie-going experience designed especially for individuals and families with special needs, including autism. Sensory Showtimes will present current movies with modifications intended to lead to a more comfortable and extra-welcoming experience. The volume of the presentation will […]

Celebration! Cinema provides free student tickets to Selma on Martin Luther King Day

Grand Rapids, MI — Celebration! Cinema is pleased to announce that any student bearing a valid student i.d. will receive free admission to the movie Selma on Jan 19 – Martin Luther King Day. “We are proud to be in the business of telling stories and this movie tells an important one,” said Emily Loeks, […]

On the Big Screen: About Time

On the Big Screen: About Time

MOVIE: About Time RATING: R GENRE: Comedy / Drama / Sci-Fi DIRECTOR: Richard Curtis WRITERS: Richard Curtis WHO’S IN IT: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy THE STORY: After another disastrous New Year’s Eve party, Tim (Domhnall Gleeson) learns a family secret from his father (Bill Nighy). The men in their family can travel back […]

On The Big Screen: Gravity

On The Big Screen: Gravity

MOVIE: Gravity RATING: PG-13 GENRE: Drama/Sci-Fi/Thriller DIRECTOR: Alfanso Cuarón WRITERS: Alfanso Cuarón and Jonás Cuarón; George Clooney was an uncredited script collaborator WHO’S IN IT: Sandra Bullock and George Clooney   THE STORY: Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) is a medical engineer on her first shuttle mission and is more than a little uneasy in space. […]