Thursday, July 12, 2012
The longtime Loudoun movie theater feels the squeeze from larger competitors, limited space.
For some, the Tally Ho Theatre marks old memories. Soon it may become one. Market Street Productions (MSP), the operators of the theater in downtown Leesburg since 2008, have given their notice and will be vacating the theatre effective in early September, 2012. Their last day of operation will be on Monday, Sept. 3. The county has had new theaters open in recent years—Regal Fox 16 Cinemas in Brambleton and the Cobb Theater in Leesburg—to join the existing Regal CountrySide 20. In the near future, the Dulles Town Center will have a new movie theater, while the Alamo Cinema Drafthouse earlier this year announced plans to open at One Loudoun. Do you have great memories of the Tally Ho? A movie? A first date? A particularly memorable Last Ham…
Friday, September 2, 2011
Don't worry parents: plenty of children's movies are also in theaters for a weekend family outing.
New releases this week will play with your mind, make your heart race and leave you with questions when you leave the theater. Don't miss Apollo 18, Shark Night or The Debt. Please verify show times and buy tickets at Moviefone.com. Apollo 18— Officially, Apollo 17, launched December 17th, 1972 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later, in December of 1973, two American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. Where to see it: Regal Fox Stadium 16 in Brambleton, Regal Countryside 20 in Sterling, Cobb Village 12 Cinemas in Leesburg. Shark Night — A sexy summer weekend turns into a blood-soaked nightmare for a group of college students trapped on an island surrounded by …
Friday, July 15, 2011
The final movie based on JK Rowling's series is now playing at three theaters locally.
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- Tracy Endo
Friday, July 15, 2011
Big fans of Harry Potter pulled out their favorite Hogwart costumes and headed to the movie theater last night for the midnight opening of the final episode in the series – “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2.” Since 2001, with the introduction of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, J.K. Rowling’s novels have become blockbuster hits. The series of eight movies has been quite successful at the box office with worldwide gross earnings of more than $6 billion. In its opening night, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 opened in 26 countries and grossed more than $43.6 million placing, 86 percent better than Part 1 fared. It broke the record for the biggest opening day gross in history in 10 different countries and this …
Friday, June 3, 2011
With several theaters near in or near Ashburn, good movie options are abundant.
X-Men: First Class and Ready join The Hangover Part II, Bridesmaids, Kung Fu Panda 2 and The Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides at the movies this weekend. X-Men: First Class — In 1963, Charles Xavier starts up a school and later a team, for humans with superhuman abilities. Among them is Erik Lensherr, his best friend ... and future archenemy. Where to see it:Regal Fox Stadium 16 in Brambleton and Regal Countryside 20 in Sterling. Ready — Set in Thailand and India, a case of mistaken identity leads to love; and an accountant and his family concoct a grand scheme to win over the hearts of a woman and her greedy conniving uncles. Where to see it: Regal Countryside 20 in Sterling. The Hangover Part II — Right after the bachelor …
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Leesburg's Jingle Jam isn't your traditional caroling event; it's a compilation of holiday music with a rock 'n' roll twist
Located in downtown Leesburg is the historic Tally Ho Theatre. This twin theatre showcases first-run feature films, movie theme nights, live comedy shows and musical performances. Come December, the theatre transforms itself for the annual Jingle Jam. The organizers behind Leesburg's popular Acoustic on the Green outdoor concert series help organize this holiday treat. The concert does not offer your traditional carol fare but instead pumps out a rocking compilation the All-Star Band. Expect to hear family friendly rock 'n' roll holiday tunes performed by All-Star Band members Todd Wright, Jon Carroll, Gary Smallwood, Michael Sheppard, Cal Everett, Prescott Engle, Stilson Greene, Mark Williams, Nate Brown, Bryan Dawley and Cassidy Ford. …