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Spend a Week at the Colonial Aug 19 – Aug 25

We open this week with The Tree of Life. This film, by acclaimed director Terrence Malick, stars Brad Pitt as the tough patriarch, Jessica Chastain as his wife and Sean Penn as their son Jack. Please note the start time Friday is 7PM. Tonight is your last chance to see Buck at 7:30PM.

After our Friday night feature we present the 70s cult classic Jaws. Come see Roy Scheider as Chief Brody and Richard Dreyfuss as Matt Hooper, the role that propelled him to stardom.

This Sunday our tribute to Elizabeth Taylor continues with Butterfield 8. This is the performance for which she won her first Academy Award.

Michael Kropp joins our Children’s series this Tuesday in Makin’ Music Rockin’ Rhythms Tickets are still available online, at the box office and over the phone.

We’ve got a great Silent Film and Pipe Organ Concert coming on Sunday, Sep 11 at 3PM. It honors Labor Day, Grandparent’s Day, and the 10th Anniversary of 9/11. We will screen three Laurel and Hardy shorts followed by great music for the Fall season, as well as great American classics.

TEDx salons are done for the year, so now it’s time for the BIG event! TEDxPhoenixville 2011 takes place Sep 24, 10AM-3PM. We have an amazing speaker line up, including legendary documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles. To see our list of speakers and to buy tickets go to

Thanks for your support and we’ll see you at the theatre!