Tonight at CALS Ron Robinson Theater: PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN is a “Movie Meant for the Big Screen”

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl PosterAs part of its “Movies Meant for the Big Screen” series, tonight (March 12) the CALS Ron Robinson Theater will be showing the 2003 film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. 

Inspired by the amusement park ride at several Disney properties this movie stars Johnny Depp (channeling his best Keith Richards), Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley and Geoffrey Rush. Also on hand are Jonathan Pryce, Jack Davenport, Lee Arenberg, Mackenzie Crook and Zoe Saldana.

Blacksmith Will Turner (Bloom) teams up with eccentric pirate “Captain” Jack Sparrow (Depp) to save his love, the governor’s daughter (Knightley), from Jack’s former pirate allies, who have returned from the dead.

The film is directed by Gore Verbinski. It was nominated for five Oscars and spawned three sequels to date.

Admission is $5. The screening starts at 7pm.


ASO – Halloween Spooktacular tonight and tomorrow

This weekend the Arkansas Symphony kicks off the 2013-2014 Pops season with HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR.

Chills and thrills – back by popular demand! Bring the family and friends, come in costume and enjoy your favorite classics from Wagner, Berlioz and Liszt and movie music from Ghostbusters, Superman, Harry Potter, Pirates of the Caribbean, and much, much more!

The concerts take place at Robinson Center Music Hall at 8pm on Saturday, October 12 and 3pm on Sunday, October 13.

All kids in Arkansas Kindergarten through 12th grade can attend all Sunday performances for free using the Entergy Kids’ Ticket!