Regal's Summer Movie Express 2017

How to See Cheap Movies This Summer at Regal

The front of a Regal Cinemas movie theater.
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Updated for Regal's $1 Summer Movies 2017

Regal's Summer Movie Express is a summer movie series full of kid and family-friendly flicks that cost only $1 per person to see at your local Regal, United Artists, and Edwards theater.

If you don't have a Regal near you or you're looking for other options, check out my list of free and cheap summer movies.

The summer movie program at Regal theaters (as well as United Artists and Edwards Theaters) lets kids and their parents see popular kids movies for cheap at 300+ of Regal's theaters around the country.

Regal's cheap summer movies have been a tradition for over 25 years and they're still upholding it for thousands of families to enjoy each summer. A portion of the $1 admission is donated to the Will Rogers Institute.

When You Can See Summer Movies at Regal

The cheap summer movies at Regal are playing June through August for 9 weeks. The starting date of the movies vary theater to theater, so be sure to check with your local Regal theater for the dates of the movies.

The $1 summer movies at Regal are shown at 10:00 a.m. every Tuesday and Wednesday, regardless of theater location.

A List of the Summer Movies Playing at Regal

Visit the Regal Summer Movie Express website to see which of the cheap summer movies are playing at your local Regal theater.

Here's a list of the G and PG free summer movies playing at Regal theaters for 2017. Both of the movies will play on both days.

  • Week 1: Kung Fu Panda 3 and Ice Age: Collision Course
  • Week 2: Trolls and Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
  • Week 3: Monster Trucks and Penguins of Madagascar
  • Week 4: RIO 2 and  The Boxtrolls
  • Week 5: The Secret Life of Pets and Sing
  • Week 6: Kubo and the Two Strings and Ratchet and Ratchet and Clank
  • Week 7: The Spongebob Square Pants Movie: Sponge Out of Water and The Adventures of Tin Tin
  • Week 8: Happy Feet 2 and Cats & Dogs 2: The Revenge of Kitty Galore
  • Week 9: Storks and The LEGO Batman Movie

Limits to Be Aware Of

The summer movies at Regal are limited to kids and their parents. Seating is available on a first come basis, so be sure to get there early to get the best seats.

Save More at Regal Movie Theaters

If you are looking to save more the next time you visit your local Regal theater, either for the cheap summer movies or any other time, consider joining the free Regal Crown Club. This is a great way to get coupons and earn discounts on movies and concessions.

More Movie and Summer Freebies

Looking for more summer freebies? Find out how kids can bowl for free, skate for free, get free rewards from summer reading programs, and get plenty of other summer freebies to keep them busy.

I've also got a list of the best places for kids to watch free movies online, a current list of free Redbox codes, and some tips on how to get free movie tickets to new movie screenings.