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For an Arizona state-wide list of theaters see the EMVIA calendars at emvia.org/az_movies. New theater movies that are not being caried over usually come out on Fridays.


Talking Books has a large variety of descriptive movies that you can check out. Free movie loans from the Arizona State Library are as easy to get as their recorded books and are also delivered postage free right to your door. The older recordings are on VHS tape and they are building up their collection of studio captioned DVDs. One warning, though: the DVD movies may have menus that require a sighted person's help. Call the library people at 1-800-255-5578


12/05 Saturday

Sun Sounds broadcasts MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET at 6:00 p.m. When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing. For more information contact Sun Sounds at Info@sunsounds.org, or call the Tempe main office at 480-774-8300, Tucson at 520-296-2400, Flag at 928-779-1775, or Yuma at 928-329-6681.


B & B Theaters, with 50 theaters across the country and now with one in Goodyear and one in Mesa, says they are equipping each of their venues with description equipment and should be finished in a year. Contact dennis.mcintire@bbtheatres.com with any questions. We will post more on them as things happen.

Crossroads Theater in Tucson is now Roadhouse Cinemas with modern eqipment showing first run movies, but they will not answer us about whether or not they plan to ever have described movies. Call them at 520-468-7980


All of the state AMC theaters show described movies. .

Foothills Theater at Foothills Mall, Tucson   Phone 520-742-5050


Cinemark / Century has the majority of their shows captioned. Their schedules are HERE and phone numbers are below, so call them. Call them often!

Century El Con
3601 East Broadway, Tucson 520-202-3358

Century Gateway
770 North Kolb, Tucson 520-886-1000

Century Oro Valley
12155 North Oracle Road, Oro Valley 520-742-6512

Century Park Place
5870 East Broadway, Tucson 520-745-2321

Cinemark Sierra Vista
2175 El Mercado Loop, Sierra Vista 520-458-1936


Arizona Harkins theaters show described movies in every room at their theaters as long as the film has description supplied by the movie studios, and this is nearly all the movies they show.

Arizona Pavilions 5755 West Arizona Pavilions Drive, Tucson. Phone 520-230-4730

Casa Grande 1341 N. Promenade Parkway, Casa Grande. Phone 520-836-9901

Tucson Spectrum 5455 S. Calle Santa Cruz, Tucson. Phone 520-889-5588