All roads this Memorial Day weekend lead to the ETX Auditorium at AMC Century 15 as Chris and the Fanatics check out Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne THE ROCK Johnson kick butt and drive really really fast in "FAST & FURIOUS 6" on Saturday May 25th.
Reuniting w/Diesel/Walker/THE ROCK for their most high-stakes adventure yet, fan favorites Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges and Elsa Pataky are joined by badass series newcomers Luke Evans and Gina Carano.
Since Dom (Diesel) and Brian's (Walker) Rio heist toppled a kingpin's empire and left their crew with $100 million, our heroes have scattered across the globe. But their inability to return home and living forever on the lam have left their lives incomplete.
Meanwhile, Hobbs (Johnson) has been tracking an organization of lethally skilled mercenary drivers across 12 countries, whose mastermind (Evans) is aided by a ruthless second-in-command revealed to be the love Dom thought was dead, Letty (Rodriguez). The only way to stop the criminal outfit is to outmatch them at street level, so Hobbs asks Dom to assemble his elite team in London. Payment? Full pardons for all of them so they can return home and make their families whole again.
Check out the trailer!
WHAT TIME IS THE SHOW?
Showtime at 7:20 PM. As stated above, we're seeing this one in the high powered ETX auditorium (WARNING...this is gonna get LOUD!!!). Tickets on sale now at www.amctheatres.com. Be sure to select the AMC CENTURY 15 5/25 7:20 PM ETX showtimes.
Chris is sitting in seat G13. Choose seats in the same section so we can sit together as a group.
HOW DO I FIND YOU GUYS?
Meet us at the AMC CAFE - located to the right of the box office in the theatre lobby - at 6:30 PM. Look for our SCMF sign placed on our table. Call/text Chris at[masked] or email him at [masked] if you're running late or having trouble finding us.
WHAT ARE WE DOING AFTERWARDS?
We're heading to THE COUNTER for burgers right after the flick is over.
IF YOU STILL LOVE GOING TO THE MOVIES, THEN SOCAL MOVIE FANATICS IS THE PLACE TO BE!
In an age of Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, countless torrent sites which enable you to download the latest movies, along with those pesky teenagers who are addicted to texting at your friendly neighborhood multiplex,SoCal Movie Fanatics (SCMF) hasremained dedicated to the beloved pastime of GOING TO THE MOVIES!
TV's are bigger than ever and surround sound systems put out sonic level audio. But NOTHING beat the experience of walking up to the theatre anticipating the next great flick. Yeah, your microwave can pop out a nice bag of popcorn, but your kitchen pales by comparison to the smell of freshly popped corn and (REAL!) melted butter on display at the concession stand. And no 70-80 inch HDTV can stand up to the experience of watching the curtains part at TCL Chinese Theatre or the Cinerama Dome @ ArcLight Hollywood revealing that massively huge screen projecting the next great Hollywood hit. Around here, going to the movies is AN EVENT. And no other Meetup group in LA does the movie-going experience better than SoCal Movie Fanatics!
Since 2006, SCMF been Meetup's prime destination for big screen excitement in the Los Angeles area! Every week we gather movie lovers across SoCal to the biggest & best theatres in town to see the latest and greatest films from Hollywood. If blockbusters are your thing, join us as we hit the biggest theatres with thebiggest screens & biggest sound, in town! If theindie, arthouse & foreign film scene is your thing, we've got a cluster of Fanatics who are dedicated to catching the finest & most eclectic films from those genres!
No matter what your cinematic preferences are, we promise you an awesome time at the movies! You'll see some great flicks (and a few stinkers too!). You'll eat some good food (we always go out to eat before/after the movie). You'll make some great new friends! You'll definitely have a good time with your movie-loving kindred spirits!
NOTE:We are not a free movie screening club. If you're looking for a hookup for free advance screenings, this is not the group for you. Ditto for those of you addicted to your Netflix/Amazon Prime/Hulu accounts. No disrespect, but we believe that movies were meant to be experienced ON THE BIG SCREEN! If you are happily disagree and would rather stay glued to your 50 inch TV, once again, this is not the group for you.
Follow these easy steps to attending our events:
JOIN THIS GROUP!
Find the movie event that you wish to attend & RSVP 'Yes" for it.
Read the event throughly for Meeting time/Showtime/Ticket information as well as the Event Host's contact info. NOTE: All members are responsible for buying their own movie tickets unless otherwise stated on the event info page.
SHOW UP! Look for the the lovely lady/gentleman holding the sign with the SCMF logo at the theatre.
Join us after the movie for post-movie chat - usually involving some sort of dinner/dessert/coffee. Many times we grub BEFORE the movie as well.
If you like us, COME BACK to our next event...and BRING YOUR FRIENDS !
So what are you waiting for? Cancel that Netflix subscription and JOIN US as we prance around Los Angeles searching for the best that Hollywood has to offer! You'll never watch another movie by yourself again!