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(OC) Movie on the Lawn at the Greak Park


Select Saturdays in May and June

Movie on the Lawn

Time(s): Movies begin at dusk
Location: Great Park North Lawn
The Great Park is situated in the geographic center of Orange County within the city limits of Irvine—approximately halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, about 15 minutes away from John Wayne Airport (SNA) and accessible via the Interstate 5 and 405 freeways, and the 133 and 241 toll roads.

Bordering the Orange County Great Park and the Irvine Spectrum shopping center is also the Irvine Transportation Center, a multi-modal facility supporting travel via Metrolink, OCTA bus service, Amtrak, bicycling, vanpooling and carpooling, and even walking. The Great Park offers free shuttles to the Irvine Transportation Center for some special events — event listings will include shuttle information if available.

Free Parking & Admission
Weather Permitting

Join us for an outdoor movie experience under the stars. Grab your beach chair, blanket and snacks for a night out with the family. Come see blockbuster hits and family favorites on the big screen at our Movie on theLawn night! Event is weather permitting.


Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Saturday, May 5
Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Tyrese Gibson
Paramount Pictures; Directed by Michael Bay
Rated PG-13; 157 minutes; 2011

The Autobots are back in action, taking on the evil Decepticons, who are determined to avenge their defeat. Now the Autobots and Decepticons become involved in a perilous space race between the U.S. and Russia when they learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the Moon which could turn the tide in the Transformers’ final battle. Once again, human Sam Witwicky, has to come to the aid of his robot friends.


The Pink Panther
Saturday, June 2
Steve Martin, Kevin Kline, Jean Reno, Beyonce Knowles
MGM/UA; Directed by Shawn Levy
Rated PG; 93 minutes; 2006

Steve Martin takes over the role of the bumbling Inspector Clouseau made famous by Peter Sellers. In this prequel, this clumsy Colombo must help the government after a famous soccer coach is murdered and his priceless ring containing the Pink Panther diamond is stolen.


Captain America: The First Avenger
Saturday, June 16
Chris Evans, Stanley Tucci, Tommy Lee Jones
Paramount Pictures/Marvel Entertainment; Directed by Joe Johnston
Rated PG-13; 124 minutes; 2011

A brave, yet mild-mannered young soldier, Steve Rogers, volunteers to undergo a series of experiments for a US Army Super Soldier program. The military succeeds in transforming him into a human weapon, but quickly decides that their Super Soldier is far too expensive a creation to risk in combat. They want to use him as an Army celebrity but when a Nazi plot reveals itself, Rogers must rise up and become the First Avenger in order to save his country. Steve Rogers becomes Captain America and he earns his way into the hearts and souls of every American, bringing hope and justice to a war-weary nation.


Saturday, June 23
Russell Brand, James Marsden, Elizabeth Perkins
Universal Pictures; Directed by Tim Hill
Rated PG; 95 minutes; 2011

Blending state-of-the-art animation with live action, Hop tells the comic tale of Fred, an out-of-work slacker who accidentally injures the Easter Bunny and must take him in as he recovers. As Fred struggles with the world’s worst house guest, both will learn what it takes to finally grow up.


Kung Fu Panda 2
Saturday, June 30
Animated Feature
Voices by: Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Jackie Chan
Paramount Pictures/DreamWorks Animation; Directed by Jennifer Yu
Rated PG; 90 minutes; 2011

Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five – Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. Po must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins; only then will he be able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed.



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