“9 to 5” (1980) at the Cerrito on Thursday, March 9, at 9:30

Laughs are guaranteed at “9 to 5” at the Cerrito on Thursday, March 9 at 9:30!

Star power arrives big time with Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dolly Parton in “9 to 5.”

Vincent Canby of the New York Times summarizes thus:

…three office revolutionaries who kidnap their male chauvinist boss, rewrite all sorts of sexist office rules and assumptions, become involved with a strange corpse, smoke pot, get drunk, discover the joys of sisterly relationships and, in the process, raise office efficiency to a new, all-time high.

The harasser- and hypocrite-in-chief is played to perfection by Dabney Coleman.

After the movie, the fun continues as you debate how much—or not—has changed since 1980, when the movie was made.

“9 to 5” plays once only on Thursday, March 9 at 9:30 p.m. All seats are $9.00. Moviegoers are strongly advised to buy advance tickets at the box office or online, as many shows sell out. Arriving early is a good idea, in order to choose your seat and also order delicious food and wine or beer.

Upcoming Classics

Cerrito Classics has a full line-up of exciting movies coming up! Always on the second Thursday of the month at 9:30 p.m.

Watch for news of Classics for April and May!

Scene

Have you tried Scene? Do yourself a favor and experience this atmospheric, friendly wine/food bar. There’s a creative menu with offerings such as flatbread pizzas, a charcuterie and cheese sampler, baked sandwiches, “bites,” salads, and desserts. You can enjoy them there, or have them brought to your seat while you watch the movie.

Join us for Hollywood’s biggest party, Sunday, February 26th!

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The Cerrito will be celebrating big-time on Sunday, February 26, as Hollywood gives out its top awards for 2016 movies. Watch the live telecast on the big screen from the comfort of the Cerrito, as Jimmy Kimmel hosts. See all your favorite stars, decked out in their finery, and root for your favorites. And feel free to dress up in your own finery… or maybe as a favorite movie character!

Melissa Hatheway will host the event, which is a benefit for the Contra Costa Civic Theater. There will be appetizers, a trivia contest, a costume contest and a contest for who can predict the most winners in major awards categories. Complimentary appetizers will be served.

Get your tickets now—the show is bound to sell out. Tickets are $30 each. You can buy them at the Cerrito box office or online.

Doors will open at 4:00 on Sunday, February 26. See you there!

“When Harry Met Sally” at the Cerrito on Thursday, February 9 at 9:30

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Let Harry and Sally add sparkle to your Valentine’s at the Cerrito on Thursday, February 9 at 9:30!

“When Harry Met Sally” asks the eternal question: Can men and women be friends?

This stylish comedy is rated number 23 on AFI’s 100 Funniest American Movies Of All Time, not surprising given its glittering credentials. Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan sparkle in an Oscar-nominated screenplay by Nora Ephron. Crystal and Ryan get able comic support from their bickering best friends, played by Carrie Fisher and Bruno Kirby.

Rob Reiner (“This is Spinal Tap”) directs, and gives his mother a unique gift. Playing a bystander in a restaurant scene, Estelle Reiner originates a line that has been quoted countless times, to inevitable laughter.

Reiner also uses a framing device that enriches the story, showing short interviews with actual elderly couples who talk of the early days of their relationships.

“When Harry Met Sally” plays once only on Thursday, February 9 at 9:30 p.m. All seats are $9.00. Moviegoers are strongly advised to buy advance tickets at the box office or online, as many shows sell out. Arriving early is a good idea, in order to choose your seat and also order delicious food and wine or beer.

Upcoming Classics

Cerrito Classics has a full line-up of exciting movies coming up! Always on the second Thursday of the month at 9:30 p.m.

  • Thursday, March 9, “9 to 5”

Watch for news of Classics for April and May!

Scene

Have you tried Scene? Do yourself a favor and experience this atmospheric, friendly wine/food bar. There’s a creative menu with offerings such as flatbread pizzas, a charcuterie and cheese sampler, baked sandwiches, “bites,” salads, and desserts. You can enjoy them there, or have them brought to your seat while you watch the movie.