Movies Under the Stars

July 05, 2019

2019 Movies Under the Stars continues Friday, July 19, with E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott (Henry Thomas). Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother and his little sister, Gertie (Drew Barrymore), and the children decide to keep its existence a secret. Soon, however, E.T. falls ill, resulting in government intervention and a dire situation for both Elliott and the alien.

Event Details

Dates and Movies:

  • July 19: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  • Aug. 9: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019)

Location: Grinnell College Golf Course

Times: All showings begin after dark, approximately 9 p.m.

Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets. Free popcorn.

This series is free and open to the public.

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