May – August, 2021  ·   Movies just look better here.

Film on the Rocks has been Colorado’s essential summer event for over 20 years. Featuring live performances and  movies under the stars at the iconic Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre, the summer series combines some of the best in culture, views, and cult classics. It’s a movie experience like no other.


21 Drive-In Shows

3 Amphitheatre Shows

Closed Captioning is Available for ALL Screenings

Cult Classics

State of the Art LED Screens

21 Drive-In Shows

State of the Art 55ft LED Screen in the Red Rocks Lower South Lot

$59.50 Per Car

Snack Pack Included With Ticket

3 Amphitheatre Shows

$16 General Admission

$32 VIP

State of the Art LED Screen on Stage in the Amphitheatre

Drive-In gates will open at 7:30 p.m., with screenings starting at 8:30 p.m.
Amphitheatre doors will open at 6:30 p.m., with screenings starting at 7:30 p.m.
All tickets are available for online purchase only. There will be no onsite box office.
Click here to learn more about Red Rocks Guidelines



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2021 Drive-In Movies

These movies will be viewed from the comfort of your car in the Lower South parking lot of Red Rocks, on our state-of-the-art 55ft. LED Screen. All tickets to Film on the Rocks 2021 include movie snacks that will be distributed to each vehicle upon entry. A bag of CityPop Popcorn, theatre size box of plain M&M’s, 7oz Twizzlers, and two Coke products (choice of Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Dasani upon availability).

$59.50 per car

Dirty Dancing

Wed, May 26 • Drive-In • 1987

Spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances "Baby" Houseman falls in love with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle.


Thu, May 27 • Drive-In • 1975

When a killer shark unleashes chaos on a beach community, it's up to a local sheriff, a marine biologist, and an old seafarer to hunt the beast down.

Enter The Dragon

Fri, May 28 • Drive-In • 1973

A secret agent comes to an opium lord's island fortress with other fighters for a martial-arts tournament.

The Sandlot

Sat, May 29 • Drive-In • 1993

In the summer of 1962, a new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his rowdy team, resulting in many adventures.


Sun, May 30 • Drive-In • 1988

The spirits of a deceased couple are harassed by an unbearable family that has moved into their home, and hire a malicious spirit to drive them out.


Mon, May 31 • Drive-In • 1986

Fifty-seven years after surviving an apocalyptic attack aboard her space vessel by merciless space creatures, Officer Ripley awakens from hyper-sleep and tries to warn anyone who will listen about the predators.

Pee Wee's Big Adventure

Wed, June 2 • Drive-In • 1985

When eccentric man-child Pee-wee Herman gets his beloved bike stolen in broad daylight, he sets out across the U.S. on the adventure of his life.

Don't Tell Mom The Babysitter's Dead

Thu, June 3 • Drive-In • 1991

Five siblings are left alone all summer when their mom leaves town and the evil babysitter bites the dust.

The Avengers

Fri, June 4 • Drive-In • 2012

Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are going to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity.

Coming To America

Sat, June 5 • Drive-In • 1988

An extremely pampered African prince travels to Queens, New York, and goes undercover to find a wife that he can respect for her intelligence and strong will.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

Sun, June 6 • Drive-In • 2009

An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.

La Bamba

Wed, June 9 • Drive-In • 1987

The biographical story of the rise of early rock & roll singer Ritchie Valens, who died at age 17 in a plane crash with Buddy Holly and The Big Bopper.

Moulin Rouge

Thu, June 10 • Drive-In • 2001

The year is 1899, and Christian, a young English writer, has come to Paris to follow the Bohemian revolution taking hold of the city's drug and prostitute infested underworld.

Black Panther

Fri, June 11 • Drive-In • 2018

T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.

The Lost Boys

Sat, June 12 • Drive-In • 1987

After moving to a new town, two brothers discover that the area is a haven for vampires.


Sun, June 13 • Drive-In • 1995

Years after a friend and fellow 00 agent is killed on a joint mission, a secret space based weapons program known as "GoldenEye" is stolen.

Do The Right Thing

Wed, June 16 • Drive-In • 1989

On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.

Legally Blonde

Thu, June 17 • Drive-In • 2001

Elle Woods, a fashionable sorority queen, is dumped by her boyfriend. She decides to follow him to law school. While she is there, she figures out that there is more to her than just looks.

Indiana Jones And The Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Fri, June 18 • Drive-In • 1981

In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before Adolf Hitler's Nazis can obtain its awesome powers.

Independence Day

Sat, June 19 • Drive-In • 1996

The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive.

The Shining

Sun, June 20 • Drive-In • 1980

A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where a sinister presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from both past and future.

2021 Amphitheatre Movies

Shows inside the Amphitheatre will operate at limited capacity. Seating will be separated and marked in the venue in accordance to state and local guidelines. Visit the Red Rocks website to learn more.

$16 GA / $32 VIP

Casino Royale

Mon, July 12 • Amphitheatre • 2006

After earning 00 status and a licence to kill, Secret Agent James Bond sets out on his first mission as 007.

Jurassic Park

Mon, July 19 • Amphitheatre • 1993

A pragmatic paleontologist visiting an almost complete theme park is tasked with protecting a couple of kids after a power failure causes the park's cloned dinosaurs to run loose.

The Princess Bride

Mon, August 2 • Amphitheatre • 1987

While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love.

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