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Ridgecrest Cinemas joins 2nd National Cinema Day, August 27

National Cinema Day celebrates the power of movies to bring us together, with all movies, all formats, all showtimes, all day for no more than $4 at participating theaters

Moviegoers take to the theaters at Ridgecrest Cinemas.
/  Laura Austin File Photo

Ridgecrest Cinemas–  The Ridgecrest Cinemas is excited to partner with the Cinema Foundation to celebrate the second annual National Cinema Day this Sunday, August 27th.

Ridgecrest Cinemas will be participating in the one-day event, which celebrates the power of movies to bring us all together, and discounted admissions for all movies in all formats will be just $4. Ridgecrest Cinemas will also be offering discounts at the snack bar, such as $8 Collectors Tubs!

To celebrate National Cinema Day on August 27th, thousands of theaters around the states will be showing movies in all formats for no more than $4, including new films opening this weekend like Gran Turismo: Based on a True Story, Golda, The Hill, Retribution, and Bottoms, current box office hits like Barbie, Oppenheimer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem, and Sound of Freedom, recent family hits like The Super Mario Bros. Movie and Disney’s The Little Mermaid Sing-Along, to classic re-releases like Jurassic Park (3D), American Graffiti, Lady Bird, and Oldboy.

For more details or specific showtimes, visit or Join friends, families, and communities of moviegoers at a theater near you. Tickets became available on our app, website and at the box office starting Monday, August 21 at 6:00 am.

ABOUT Ridgecrest Cinemas

Ridgecrest Cinemas has been the hometown movie theater since 1984, celebrating the movie-going experience one show at a time. Ridgecrest Cinemas loves our customers and cannot wait to pass on such a great deal to each and every one of them!


The Cinema Foundation is a donor-supported 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit. It is dedicated to promoting the essential cinema exhibition industry by developing future diverse workforces and growing moviegoing communities through research, education and philanthropy.

Since March 2022, the Cinema Foundation’s mission is dedicated to shaping the future of the great collective experience of moviegoing and the cinema industry. It works to support and impact the health of the cinema sector both in the short term and for years to come and is continuously expanding its contributions to the magic of moviegoing. The Cinema Foundation builds on National Association of Theatre Owners’ (NATO) mission and relationships. It expands NATO’s impact in ways that help individual employees and companies as well as the industry as a whole. We are the Foundation of a great industry.