CAPA Announces 2015 Summer Movie Series Lineup

Staff Writer
Columbus Monthly

The Ohio Theatre's "Mighty Morton"organ is getting ready for its close-up.

CAPA announced its 2015 Summer Movie Series lineup on Sunday. Marking its 45th anniversary, the series will feature 29 classic and cult films from June 5–August 9 at the Ohio Theatre (39 E. State St.).

Here are some of the highlights:

  • June 13 and July 11: Cartoon Capers, a morning at the movies with Bugs and the gang
  • June 20-June 21: The one-and-only Liza inCabaret (1972)
  • June 26:Fritz the Nite Owl hosts "Fright Nite Friday," a double feature of the classic horror filmsSon of Frankenstein(1939) andThe Brides of Dracula(1960)
  • July 16-17:The 2015 silent film presentation isThe Kid (1921) with live musical accompaniment by organist Clark Wilson on the "Mighty Morton" organ
  • August 1-2: Burt Lancaster, Deborah Kerrand that beach scene ...From Here to Eternity(1953)
  • August 7:This is Spinal Tap(1984) and A Mighty Wind(2003)make their series debut in a mockumentary double feature