See family-friendly movies at central Ohio theaters for discounted rates during the summer. It's a great way to keep cool and see a movie for a reasonable price.

Summer movies


Carriage Place Movies 12 offers movies for $1 per person per show on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. For a list of movies, check out

***NOTE: Other movies at Carriage Place are second runs, and are priced at $1.25 to $2.50 depending on dates and times, unless you opt to see a 3-D film.

Gahanna's Stoneridge Plaza theater also offers movies for $1 per person per show on Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. For movie dates, visit

***Purchase the series of 10 films in advance for $5 at the theater or online at***

Marcus Theatres

Kids Dream Summer Film Series kicks off this week with "Earth." Films are shown Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m.

Admission is $2 per person at both the Crosswoods and Pickerington locations.

***Families can also enjoy a 46-ounce popcorn or 14-ounce fountain drink at the special Kids Dream price of only $2.50 each.

The Strand in Delaware

Movies are shown at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Admission is an item for the food pantry. Items being collected vary from week to week, check out the website at to find out what to bring.

Star Cinemas Grove City

Movies are shown at 10 a.m., with doors opening at 9 a.m. Admission is FREE-can't beat that!