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CAPA Summer Movie Series

The CAPA Summer Movie Series is back! Our 53rd series of classic films and cult favorites will run June 16-August 14, 2022, at the historic Ohio Theatre, and feature 25 films over nine weeks.


10 Packs of Summer Movie Series tickets are available for $40 (a savings of $2 per ticketing off day-of-show prices). Click here to purchase! You may purchase 10 Packs through July 24, 2022. 10 Pack tickets are valid for any film in any combination.


Single tickets go on sale June 1 to individual films and are $6. Single tickets may be purchased in advance, OR day-of-show at the CBUSArts Ticket Center beginning one hour prior to show time. Senior citizen tickets are $5. Day-of-show tickets may now be purchased with cash OR card!

CAPA Summer Movie Series Tshirt

Grab your tshirt and support the longest-running classic film series in America! Available in two styles, two colors, seven sizes.

Special Services (Audio Description and Listen Everywhere App)

Select films will be audio-described for visually impaired persons at no extra charge. Audio description allows patrons to hear a scene-by-scene narration of the on-screen action while they listen to the movie dialogue. For more information, contact Elena Perantoni at (614) 469-1045. Films being audio-described in 2022 are:

  • Airplane! (Friday, June 24)
  • Fiddler on the Roof (Sunday, July 17)
  • Hitchcock's The Wrong Man (Friday, August 12)

In addition, Listen Everywhere, an assistive listening app that patrons can download to their personal cell phones, is available at all screenings. When coupled with the patron’s headphones or ear buds, the app provides high-quality audio streamed directly to the patron and can be adjusted for volume preference.

Show Tunes

Now celebrating his 31st year as featured organist for the CAPA Summer Movie Series, Clark Wilson will again provide pre-show entertainment at the keys of the Ohio Theatre’s treasured “Mighty Morton” theatre organ 30 minutes prior to each screening.

Ohio Theatre Tours

As part of the 2022 Summer Movie Series, CAPA will offer a behind-the-scenes look at the historic Ohio Theatre with free, one-hour-long, guided tours complete with a light show and organ demonstration by Clark Wilson on the "Mighty Morton" theatre organ. Reservations are required and space is limited. 

To make a reservation, send an email to sms@capa.com with the number of people in your party and preferred tour date.

Tours include stairs. Tours do not go on stage or backstage.

2022 Tour Dates:

  • June 18, 4 pm
  • July 16, 4 pm
  • August 6, 4 pm

Fright Nite Friday with Fritz

While Fritz the Nite Owl will not be on-site for the screening, audiences can still return to the days of Nite Owl Theatre with a special Fright Nite Friday presentation of Halloween (1978) on Friday, July 15. Fans will enjoy a full episode of Nite Owl Theatre complete with era-appropriate, retro commercials and Fritz’s signature breaks loaded with trivia-tastic tomfoolery and campy special effects.


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The Birdcage (1996)

Thursday, June 16
7:30 pm
Rated R
Series Premiere

The Godfather (1972)

Friday & Saturday, June 17 & 18
7:30 pm daily
Sunday, June 19
2 pm
Rated R

Airplane! (1980)

Thursday & Friday, June 23 & 24
7:30 pm daily
Rated PG

Audio description available for Friday, June 24

Cartoon Capers

Saturday, June 25
10 am

My Fair Lady (1964)

Saturday, June 25, 7:30 pm
Sunday, June 26, 2 pm

Wuthering Heights (1939)

Wednesday & Thursday, June 29 & 30
7:30 pm daily

Sudden Fear (1952)

Wednesday & Thursday, July 6 & 7
7:30 pm daily
Series Premiere

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope (1997 special edition)

Friday & Saturday, July 8 & 9
7:30 pm daily
Rated PG
Series Premiere

It Happened One Night (1934)

Wednesday & Thursday, July 13 & 14
7:30 pm daily

Halloween (1978)

Friday, July 15
7:30 pm
Rated R
Series Premiere

Fiddler on the Roof (1971)

Saturday, July 16, 7:30 pm
Sunday, July 17, 2 pm

Audio description available on Sunday, July 17

The Bodyguard (1992)

Wednesday, July 20
7:30 pm
Rated R
Series Premiere

Our Hospitality (1923)

Silent Film!
Thursday & Friday, July 21 & 22

7:30 pm daily

Young Frankenstein (1974)

Saturday, July 23, 7:30 pm
Sunday, July 24, 2 pm
Rated PG

The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Wednesday & Thursday, July 27 & 28
7:30 pm daily

My Little Chickadee (1940); Who Done It? (1942)

Friday, July 29

7:30 pm
Series Premieres

Cartoon Capers

Saturday, July 30
10 am

Hitchcock’s Notorious (1946)

Saturday, July 30, 7:30 pm
Sunday, July 31, 2 pm

The Roaring Twenties (1939)

Wednesday & Thursday, August 3 & 4
7:30 pm daily
Series Premiere

Batman (1989)

Friday & Saturday, August 5 & 6
7:30 pm daily
Rated PG-13
Series Premiere

The Goonies (1985)

Sunday, August 7
2 pm
Rated PG

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)

Wednesday, August 10
7:30 pm
Rated PG

Hitchcock’s The Wrong Man (1956)

Thursday & Friday, August 11 & 12
7:30 pm daily
Series Premiere

Audio description available on Friday, August 12

High Society (1956)

Saturday, August 13, 7:30 pm
Sunday, August 14, 2 pm

Digital Presentations

CAPA screens 35mm prints when available. All Saturday morning cartoons are digital.

*Movies are subject to change without notice.