The Pines is located in historic downtown Lufkin and was completely refurbished after it was purchased by the City Of Lufkin back in 2007. Watching movies there really takes you back in time.

The Pines originally started operation in 1925 and the 100th anniversary is coming up soon. The venue is used for lots of local shows and performances.

Let's share the memories and focus on the great movie lineup coming to the Pines for the 2022 season. They will be showing a total of 12 movies, once a month, in the Pines classic film series. All of the movies start at 7 pm.

Jeremiah Johnson At The Pines - January 14th, 2022

The film was released on December 21st, 1972, and chronicles the life of a hermit that becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by the Crow tribe.

The Color Purple - February 11th, 2022

Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, and Oprah Winfrey were among some of the notable actors in this 1985 coming-of-age period drama. Steven Spielberg directed, and Quincy Jones provides the soundtrack.

O Brother, Where Art Thou?  - March 11th, 2022

"I thought you was a toad" is my favorite line from any movie. This is just one that you can watch over and over. Set in the deep south during the '30s, it came out in December of 2011.

The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre - April 8th, 2022

This movie was set in 1920's Mexico and is adapted from the book of the same name. It came out in 1948 and was a movie you could have most likely seen at the Pines in their prime.

Grease - Sing A Long - May 13th, 2022

Grease is the word.  Released June 16th, 1978 the movie 'Grease' later became a cult classic. Once VHS tapes became a staple in every home, you could watch it over and over. Sing along with all of the songs and wear your best leather.

The Princess Bride - June 10th, 2022

Want to see this favorite, quote-worthy movie on the big screen again? As you wish.

A Few Good Men -  July 8th, 2022

This movie came out in theaters in 1992 and was based on an Aaron Sorkin play of the same name. Jack Nicholson, Tom Cruise, Kevin Bacon, and Demi Moore star in this movie about a military lawyer.

Some Like It Hot - August 12th, 2022

This movie came out in March of 1959. It was the inspiration for Bosom Buddies.

Animal House - September 9th, 2022

National Lampoon's Animal House is a favorite movie of many people that peaked in college. Just kidding, but yeah. It's a little racy, so keep the young ones at home.

Beetlejuice - October 14th, 2022

This is such a great movie with Geena Davis and Michael Keaton. Perfect for Halloween, and the big musical number will sound grand at the Pines.

Saving Private Ryan - November 11th, 2022

Tom Hanks and Matt Damon star in this 1998 war movie. You can also see a younger Vin Diesel make an appearance. This will be on Veterans Day.

White Christmas - December 9th, 2022

This 1954 Christmas classic was the first to be released in widescreen VistaVision and starred Bing Crosby and George Clooney's mom Rosemary. Perfect for the holiday season. 

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