Sunday, July 12, 2009

Cookeville Theatre to Host Harry Potter Marathon

The Highland 12 theatre in Cookeville, owned by Carmike Cinemas, is one of several across the country that will be participating in a marathon all day screening Tuesday July 14th leading up to the opening of the movie, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince. Starting at 9 am Tuesday, the theatre will show the first film in the series, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Then, at 11:45 am, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets will be shown, followed at 3:15 pm by Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. At 5:45 pm Tuesday, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire will be screened, and Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix starts at 9:15 pm. Carmike says patrons can pay $15 to see all five films. The Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince movie starts at 12:01 am following the marathon and can be seen at the regular admission price.