What's not to love about movies, entertainment and feeling part of a community coming together under the stars at Harmony Square, located opposite the Drum Theatre (Dandenong Town Hall) on 225 Lonsdale Street, Dandenong. Between 9 Feb and 16 Mar 2018, the Sunset Cinema kicks in for some great family night outs, and it comes in at the best price. FREE.
Presented by the City of Greater Dandenong, what a way to have a relaxed summer night with family and friends. Bring a blanket, chairs, whatever makes you comfortable, even a picnic, and squat down for some entertainment every Friday night till mid-March. Movie snacks will be available for purchase. Check the website for timeframe, further details and to view the trailers.
9 Feb - Paper Planes (G) - A young boy living in a small country town dreams of making it to the World Paper Plane Championships in Japan, with all odds stacked against him.
16 Feb - Queen of Katwe (PG) - chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi rises from the Kampala slum of Katwe, having been forced to abandon her formal schooling at the age of 9, to the upper echelons of the chess world.
23 Feb - The B.F.G. (PG) - Some Roald Dahl magic about a little girl who together with a friendly giant and the Queen of England, defeat a hungry race of man-eating behemoths.
2 Mar - Moana (PG) - Moana was born with a calling for the sea. Teaming up with a slightly reluctant demigod, she sets out to save her homeland, encountering danger along the way. Stay tuned for further continued entertainment before and after Moana. See below.
2 Mar - An Inconvenient Sequel (PG) - An hour prior (6pm) to Moana screening, the Melbourne Waterways Video competition finalists will be displayed on the big screen. At 9pm An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power will screen. Part of the Sustainability Festival event presented by Dandenong, it's a sequel to The Inconvenient Truth that once again addresses the progress made to tackle the problem of climate change.
9 Mar - Red Dog: True Blue (PG) - Set in 1970s Australia, after the loss of his parents, a boy bonds with a puppy he finds stuck in a tree, when he is sent to live on his grandfather's ranch.
16 Mar - The Goonies (PG) - A golden oldie, a band of mischievous kids race to find treasure and save their lives and homes from foreclosure while dealing with vicious criminals hot on their heels. Following this event, is The King of Kong as listed below.
16 Mar - The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (PG) - It's a fight for supremacy in the world of Donkey Kong when two competitors work at beating each other to break the record held for almost 25 years by the other.