$2 Summer Movies at Regal Cinemas this Summer

Great news: $2 summer movies are returning this summer to Regal Cinemas!

The Summer Movie Express program is back for 2023. And that budget-friendly ticket price is definitely something to scream about.

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Regal Cinemas shows second-run movies every summer on select days of the week for only $2 admission. This year’s program kicks off on May 23rd. All movies are rated G or PG, so it’s the perfect summer activity for rainy days, budgets, or families who love going out to the movies.

Find the movies your family wants to see and keep these dates close! Movie showings and availability vary by location. Always make sure to check your theater’s website before heading out! 

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Participating Indy theaters:

When do the movies run?

Movies are screened on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. To view the weekly showtimes, guests can either check the Regal app or visit regmovies.com. Please note that individual theaters may have varying showtimes. To confirm your preferred theater schedule, click on the theater name listed above.

Anything else?

Both movies will be screened in separate theaters on both days of the week. As theaters tend to get busy, we recommend arriving 15-20 minutes early if you have a specific film in mind. Otherwise, prepare for a short line wait to secure your tickets.

2023 Summer Movie Express Schedule 

Both movies will play on each day

Movie showings and availability vary by location.

Week Dates Movie Titles
1 May 23 & 24 How to Train Your Dragon
2 May 30 & 31 The Croods: A New Age
Shrek Forever After
3  June 6 & 7 Puss in Boots
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
4 June 13 & 14 Sing
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
5 June 20 & 21 Minions: The Rise of Gru
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
6 June 27 & 28 Sonic the Hedgehog
Dora and the Lost City of Gold
7 July 4 & 5 Puss in Boots: The Last Wish
Clifford the Big Red Dog
8  July 11 & 12 Sonic the Hedgehog 2
The Paw Patrol
9 July 18 & 19 The Bad Guys
Playing with Fire
10  July 25 & 26 Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank
Sing 2
11 August 1 & 2 The Boss Baby: Family Business
12 August 8 & 9 Kung Fu Panda 3
Curious George
13 August 15 & 16 Minions
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
14 August 22 & 23 Shrek
Kung Fu Panda
15 August 29 & 30 Trolls World Tour
Despicable Me
16 September 5 & 6 Despicable Me 3
Spirit Untamed





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