Movies on Market Square schedule announced

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(WBIR-Knoxville) After thousands of votes, the Knox County Public Library has announced the line-up for this year's Movies on Market Square.

This year's line-up is dominated by blockbusters from the 1980's including E.T the Extra-Terrestrial, The Princess Bride, and Back to the Future. The top vote getter overall was Despicable Me with more than 1,200 votes.

And the winners are:

9/13 Despicable Me (PG - 2010)

9/20 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (PG - 1982)

9/27 Jurassic Park (PG13 - 1993)

10/4 The Princess Bride (PG13 - 1987)

10/11 Back to the Future (PG - 1985) featuring a special preshow event with Joe Castillo presents Sandstory®

10/18 Iron Man (PG13 - 2008)

All movies are rated PG-13 or less, but parents are encouraged to check out the films to make sure they are right for their family. The series will run for six Friday nights, from September 13 through October 18. Movies begin at dusk, and well behaved dogs are welcome. Moviegoers should bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.

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For the tenth year, the Knox County Public Library will host Movies on Market Square, starting in September.

The outdoor flicks kick off on September 13, and will continue every Friday night through October 18.  It's free, and family and dog friendly.

As always, they are offering the public the chance to vote on what movies they'd like to see!  But this year, there is a twist.  The movies will be selected from the top picks from the last ten years!

Go here to cast your vote!  Voting runs through August 25.



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