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Movies in the Parks schedule released

  • Movies in the Park, showing " The Blind Side" offered by the Chicago Park District at Amundsen Park, at 6200 W. Bloomingdale Ave., in Chicago.
Movies in the Park, showing " The Blind Side" offered by the Chicago… (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago…)
May 17, 2013|By Leonor Vivanco, @lvivanco | RedEye

If you missed the latest James Bond movie "Skyfall" or Oscar award-winning "Life of Pi" in the theater, the good news is you can catch up and watch the movies in a park this summer.

The 13th annual Movies in the Parks, sponsored by Charter One and RCN, runs June 13 through Sept. 14 at 150 parks. For a schedule, click here.

The movie series will feature 195 films ranging from Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds" to Chicago favorite "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."

There is a little something for everybody: "The Amazing Spider-Man" and "X-Men: First Class" for superhero and comic fans, "Annie" for musical lovers, "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" for Will Ferrell fans, and a number of 1980s movies including "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial," "The Goonies," and "Back to the Future" for nostalgic movie buffs.

Admission is free. Showtime is at dusk. Just bring your own snacks and blanket.

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