More than 3,500 votes were cast, and now the lineup is set for this year's Movies on Market Square:
9/12 Shrek (PG - 2001)
9/19 Ferris Bueller's Day Off (PG 13 - 1986)
9/26 Raiders of the Lost Ark (PG - 1991)
10/3 Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory ( G - 1971)
10/10 O Brother, Where Art Thou? (PG 13 - 2000)
10/17 To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
What movies would you like to watch under the stars in downtown Knoxville?
For the 11th year, the Knox County Public Library is hosting Movies on Market Square, and they want the public to vote on what films they will show.
Here are your choices, and you can cast your vote here:
Action / Adventure
- Crocodile Dundee (PG - 1986)
- Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark (PG - 1981)
- Men in Black (PG 13 - 1997)
- Mission: Impossible (PG 13 - 1996)
- Rocky (PG - 1976)
Children's / Animation
- Charlotte's Web (G - 1973)
- Happy Feet (PG - 2006)
- Kung Fu Panda (PG - 2008)
- Shrek (PG -2001)
- Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (G - 1971)
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (PG - 2001)
- Mrs. Doubtfire (PG 13 - 1993)
- My Big Fat Greek Wedding (PG 13 - 2002)
- O Brother, Where Art Thou? (PG 13 - 2000)
- The Sandlot (PG - 1993)
- Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
- Casablanca (1942)
- Cool Hand Luke (1967)
- Some Like It Hot(1959)
- To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
- Ferris Bueller's Day Off (PG 13 - 1986)
- Jumanji (PG - 1995)
- The Karate Kid (PG - 1984)
- Napoleon Dynamite (PG 13 - 2004)
- Twilight (PG 13 - 2008)
As you can see, they plan to offer a variety of movies that the whole family will enjoy. You are invited to bring your lawn chair and a blanket to enjoy the outdoor movies. Dogs are also welcome to attend.
The first movie will be shown on September 12, and the series will run every Friday night through October 17.
Voting begins August 21 and runs through September 1. The winning lineup will be announced on September 4.