Edward James Olmos & Helen Hunt + Free Outdoor Movies This Weekend at Plaza Classic Film Festival
The Plaza Classic Film Festival’s Plaza Outdoor series concludes this weekend with free movies and concerts just down the street from the Plaza Theatre.
This Friday and Saturday night, a free movie will be screened outdoors -- and as has become tradition, a performance by one of our many talented local bands will precede each movie.
This is also the weekend that Edward James Olmos and Helen Hunt will be making their guest appearances.
Plaza Outdoors: What to Know Before You Go
This year's annual screenings will be just down the street from the Plaza Theatre on Oregon Street by San Jacinto Plaza. The movies start at 9 p.m. with the local musical flavor getting underway at 7:30 p.m.
The annual open-air showing is free to see, and both of this weekend’s movies are family-friendly.
Friday, July 28
Band: Soul Parade
Movie: Ghostbusters (PG)
Saturday, July 29
Band: Feline Fox
Movie: Mamma Mia! (PG-13)
Guest Appearances by Edward James Olmos, Helen Hunt
This is also the weekend that PCFF 2023 will feature special appearances by legendary actor Edward James Olmos, and Academy Award-winner Helen Hunt
Olmos will appear with one of his most iconic movies, "Stand and Deliver," at 7 p.m. Friday, July 28, and before the screening of the 1982 movie "The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez" (which he produced) at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 29.
Helen Hunt, known for her co-starring role in the ‘90s television sitcom “Mad About You” and the cult classic disaster movie “Twister,” will appear with "As Good As It Gets," for which she won the Oscar, at 7 p.m. July 29 and before "Twister" at 1 p.m. July 30 in the Plaza Theatre.