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This December, celebrate Peter Jackson the horror movie director with THE FRIGHTENERS and DEAD ALIVE
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This December, celebrate Peter Jackson the horror movie director with THE FRIGHTENERS and DEAD ALIVE

This December marks the 10th anniversary of Peter Jackson's adaptation of THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RINGS. This month will also see the release of THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN, a new animated movie directed by Steven Spielberg and produced by Peter Jackson. These movies are fun and all but do you remember the days when Peter Jackson was directing horror films? The Graveyard Shift sure does. 

Visit Mason Park this weekend and check out our new Sony 4K digital projectors!
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Visit Mason Park this weekend and check out our new Sony 4K digital projectors!

 

We’ve been hard at work all week tinkering away in the projection booth at our Mason Park location and, well, it was worth it. On Friday, December 9, 2011 the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema at Mason Park will begin offering its customers the Sony 4K Digital Projection experience.  Our Mason Park location is now equipped with state-of-the-art digital projection image and sound in all of our theaters.

We’re doing it his way: Celebrate Frank Sinatra’s birthday with two special events
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We’re doing it his way: Celebrate Frank Sinatra’s birthday with two special events

On December 12, Frank Sinatra would have turned 96. While the legendary American singer (and actor) may be gone, his legacy is still very much present. That's why, on Sunday, December 11, we're paying tribute to the Chairman of the Board with two very special events: the Sinatra's Birthday Sing-Along from The Action Pack and a Big Screen Classics screening of OCEAN's 11.

Serve the city, country? Get a free ticket to the Alamo when you see ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN
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Serve the city, country? Get a free ticket to the Alamo when you see ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN

In conjunction with ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN's weeklong run at the Alamo Drafthouse — West Oaks, we're honoring the uniformed military and serviceman who keep our country safe. If you either currently serve in the military, or have in the past, or serve in the city's police, fire or emergency response departments, when you purchase a ticket for ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN, please let our box office know and you will receive a coupon good for free admission into any film of your choice (with purchase of a food entree). Consider this just a small gesture of our thanks for your continued service to our city and country.