Family Favorites Classics Series

Tampa’s Favorite Theatre Welcomes Young Moviegoers With Family-Targeted Films and Kids’ Ticket Prices, Presented by Bank of America

Sun, Oct 4 - 6:15pm



1hr 38min / PG 13 / Drama

A spellbinding mystery of identity, illusion, and deception unfolds against the turmoil of post-World War II Germany in the stunning new film from acclaimed director Christian Petzold (Barbara, Jerichow). Nelly (Nina Hoss), a German-Jewish nightclub ...

Fri, Oct 9 - 7:30pm


Mississippi Grind

1hr 48min / Rated R / Drama

In this lively, freewheeling road movie, Emmy Award nominee Ben Mendelson plays Gerry, a talented but down-on-his-luck gambler whose fortunes begins to change when he meets Curtis (Ryan Reynolds), a younger, highly charismatic poker player.  ...

Fri, Oct 16 - 7:30pm


Goodnight Mommy

1hr 39min / Rated R / Horror-Thriller

In the heat of the summer lays a lonesome house in the countryside where nine year old twin brothers (Elias and Lukas Schwarz) await their mother’s return.  When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery, ...

Fri, Oct 23 - 7:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


The Conjuring

1h 52min / Rated R / Horror

In 1970, paranormal investigators and demonologists Lorraine (Vera Farmiga) and Ed (Patrick Wilson) Warren are summoned to the home of Carolyn (Lili Taylor) and Roger (Ron Livingston) Perron. The Perrons and their five daughters have ...

Fri, Oct 23 - 11:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Late-Night, Lights-Off Ghost Tour

In 1965, Tampa Theatre’s projectionist Foster “Fink” Finley died after 35 years of service to his beloved movie palace. Strange occurrences have been reported in and around the projection booth ever since – an unexplained ...

Sat, Oct 24 - 11:30am

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Family-Friendly Ghost Tour

Who was Fink Finley? Why does the Lady in White still roam the mezzanine? And what has led to Tampa Theatre being known as one of the most haunted buildings in town? Learn the Theatre’s ...

Sat, Oct 24 - 3:45pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Devil’s Rejects

1hr 47min / Rated R / Horror

After a raid on the rural home of the psychopathic Firefly family, two members of the clan, Otis (Bill Moseley) and Baby (Sheri Moon Zombie), manage to flee the scene. Heading to a remote desert ...

Sat, Oct 24 - 6:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Pet Sematary

1hr 43min / Rated R / Horror

Doctor Louis Creed (Dale Midkiff) moves his family to Maine, where he meets a friendly local named Jud Crandall (Fred Gwynne). After the Creeds’ cat is accidentally killed, Crandall advises Louis to bury it in ...

Sat, Oct 24 - 9:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


The Shining

2hr 26min / Rated R / Horror

Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) becomes winter caretaker at the isolated Overlook Hotel in Colorado, hoping to cure his writer’s block. He settles in along with his wife, Wendy (Shelley Duvall), and his son, Danny (Danny ...

Sun, Oct 25 - 3:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Nightmare Before Christmas

1hr 16min / Rated PG / Animated

The film follows the misadventures of Jack Skellington, Halloweentown’s beloved pumpkin king, who has become bored with the same annual routine of frightening people in the “real world.” When Jack accidentally stumbles on Christmastown, all ...

Sun, Oct 25 - 5:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Sweeney Todd

1hr 54min / Rated R / Horror Musical

Evil Judge Turpin (Alan Rickman) lusts for the beautiful wife of a London barber (Johnny Depp) and transports him to Australia for a crime he did not commit. Returning after 15 years and calling himself ...

Sun, Oct 25 - 11:00pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Rocky Horror Picture Show with Shadow Cast

1hr 40min / Rated R / Musical

CELEBRATING IT’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY! Borrowing largely from conventional cinematic monster movies, the film begins as an innocent young couple is stranded at the home of a mad scientist who is building the “perfect man.” His ...

Mon, Oct 26 - 7:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


An American Werewolf in London

1hr 37min / Rated R / Horror

David (David Naughton) and Jack (Griffin Dunne), two American college students, are backpacking through Britain when a large wolf attacks them. David survives with a bite, but Jack is brutally killed. As David heals in ...

Tue, Oct 27 - 7:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Tampa Ghost Stories with Deborah Frethem

Local author and storyteller Deborah Frethem takes to Tampa Theatre’s historic stage for an intimate evening of Bay-area ghost stories and supernatural tales from her new book, Haunted Ybor City.  Following the performance, Frethem will ...

Wed, Oct 28 - 7:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

49min / Not Rated / Drama Horror

We asked and the fans voted!  This year’s fan favorite pick for the “Silent Scream” Film depicts scientist Dr. Henry Jekyll (John Barrymore) as intelligent and diligent, but also uptight and extremely serious about his ...

Thu, Oct 29 - 7:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Live Discussion with Linda Blair & Screening of The Exorcist

Tampa Theatre is proud to announce The Exorcist: Live Discussion with Linda Blair and Screening of The Exorcist LIVE on the Theatre’s historic stage at 7:30 p.m.Thursday, October 29 (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) Listed ...

Fri, Oct 30 - 6:00pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series



1hr 33min / Rated PG 13 / Horror

In the remake of the 1982 classic, all seems well for Eric Bowen (Sam Rockwell), wife Amy (Rosemarie DeWitt) and their three children as they move into their new house in the suburbs of Illinois. ...

Fri, Oct 30 - 8:30pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series



1hr 54min / Rated PG / Horror

Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family, the Freelings — Steve (Craig T. Nelson), Diane (JoBeth Williams), teenaged Dana (Dominique Dunne), eight-year-old Robbie (Oliver Robins), and five-year-old Carol Ann (Heather O’Rourke) — when ...

Sat, Oct 31 - 2:00pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


Strangers on a Train

1hr 41min / Not Rated / Thriller

Part of “Hitchcock Halloween”! In Alfred Hitchcock’s adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s thriller, tennis star Guy Haines (Farley Granger) is enraged by his trampy wife’s refusal to finalize their divorce so he can wed senator’s daughter ...

Sat, Oct 31 - 4:45pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series



1hr 20min / Rated PG / Thriller

Part of “Hitchcock Halloween”! Just before hosting a dinner party, Philip Morgan (Farley Granger) and Brandon Shaw (John Dall) strangle a mutual friend to death with a piece of rope, purely as a Nietzsche-inspired philosophical ...

Sat, Oct 31 - 7:15pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series


The Birds

1hr 59min / Rated PG-13 / Horror

Part of “Hitchcock Halloween!” Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren) meets Mitch Brenner (Rod Taylor) in a San Francisco pet store and decides to follow him home. She brings with her the gift of two love birds ...

Sat, Oct 31 - 10:15pm

A Nightmare On Franklin Street Series



1hr 49min / Rated R / Horror

Part of “Hitchcock Halloween”! Phoenix secretary Marion Crane (Janet Leigh), on the lam after stealing $40,000 from her employer in order to run away with her boyfriend, Sam Loomis (John Gavin), is overcome by exhaustion ...

Wed, Nov 4 - 7:00pm


WEDU Presents: Veterans – The Telling Project

About the film: Once a community institution, the U.S. military now has less than 1% of Americans serving in uniform. To help close the distance between civilian society and those who volunteer for duty, a ...

Sat, Nov 7 - 2:00pm



1hr 12min / PG / Thriller-Mystery

Join us for one of William Shatner’s forgotten masterpieces at 2pm Saturday, Nov. 7 followed by a live Q&A with the film’s director, William Grefe! Get the IMPULSE to see the movie!  “William Shatner shines, as ...

Sun, Nov 8 - 7:30pm



APPRECIATION & CELEBRATION! Join us as several performers come together on stage to celebrate Shawn Brown as he launches his very own charity, The Shawn Brown Foundation.  The celebration will include performances by Sound Parlor ...

Mon, Nov 9 - 8:00pm


AEG LIVE Presents: Damien Rice

My Favourite Faded Fantasy Tour Irish singer/songwriter Damien Rice launched his music career in the late ’90s with the hard-hitting indie rock outfit Juniper. The group signed to Polygram in 1997 and released two singles, ...

Thu, Feb 25 - 7:30pm


BENISE: Strings of Passion Tour

Doors open at 6:30pm Guitar virtuoso Benise and his Emmy award-winning show return with a brand new PBS special and tour – Strings of Passion! From his humble beginnings as a street performer to performing around ...