Throwback Thursday Nights

Enjoy Classic and Cult Movies from the 70s, 80s & 90s

Special Event at Giant Screen Experience

  • Select Thursday Evenings
  • Time: Doors open at 6pm. Movie begins promptly at 7pm.

Featured Films

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

May 25   MORE INFO 

Saving Private Ryan

June 15   MORE INFO 

Grease

June 29   MORE INFO 

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

July 6  

Casablanca

July 13  

Robocop

July 20  

May 25: Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

40th anniversary of the sci-fi classic that built Steven Spielberg into a household name.

June 15: Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Remembering D-Day with one of the most visceral, powerful, memorable war films of modern times.

June 29: Grease (1978)

Kick off summer right with some summer lovin’. (Note: no lovin’ will be allowed in the Giant Screen Experience, as we are a family institution.)

Coming Soon

Movies subject to change

July 6: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Yet another Spielberg classic, this alien tale turns 35 this year.

July 13: Casablanca (1942)

Of all the theaters, in all the towns, in all the world, you need to walk into the Giant Screen Experience to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of one of cinema’s all-time greats.

July 20: Robocop (1987)

Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Detroit’s greatest hero in the war on crime.

August 3: A League of Their Own (1992)

As our own World Tournament of Historic Baseball steps up to the plate (PUN), the Giant Screen Experience celebrates some historic baseball flicks. This one turns 25 this year. Please note: No crying allowed.

August 10: Field of Dreams (1989)

More baseball is never a bad thing. Please advise guests to not cut down our crops to build a diamond.

August 17: TBA

 

August 24: National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983)

Families can wind down after vacation season to watch how it’s really done.

August 31: The Jungle Book (1967)

Showing this Disney classic for its 50th birthday is just a bear necessity!

 

Ticket Prices

Giant Screen Experience

Classic Films Member Non­member
Senior (62+) $7.75 $9.00
General Admission (12-61) $8.50 $10.00
Youth (3-11) $6.25 $7.50
Children (2 & Under) $6.25 $7.50

* 3D Films, add $1 to all ticket types
* Ticket prices are subject to change.

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Detroit Film Society Takeover

March 25, April 8, April 22, May 6 & May 20, 2017 | 7pm

The Detroit Film Society takes over The Henry Ford Giant Screen Experience for a series of inspired, independent films, curated by local independent filmmakers/experts.

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Detroit Film Society Takeover

March 25, April 8, April 22, May 6 & May 20, 2017 | 7pm

The Detroit Film Society takes over The Henry Ford Giant Screen Experience for a series of inspired, independent films, curated by local independent filmmakers/experts.
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Cinetopia International Film Festival

June 1-11, 2017

Created for the people of southeastern Michigan, the Cinetopia International Film Festival features the best feature-length dramas, comedies, and documentaries from the world’s best film festivals.

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Cinetopia International Film Festival

June 1-11, 2017

Created for the people of southeastern Michigan, the Cinetopia International Film Festival features the best feature-length dramas, comedies, and documentaries from the world’s best film festivals.
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