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Regal charging $1 admission to family-friendly summer screenings

Theaters in Roanoke, Lynchburg and Christiansburg

A view of the consession stand serving free soft drinks and popcorn at the New York Premiere of 'Runaway' at Landmark Sunshine Theater on October 21, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images for Universal Music)

ROANOKE, Va. – Three theaters across the region will drastically reduce prices on family-friendly movie screenings as part of the Summer Movie Express initiative, put on annually by Regal Entertainment Group.

Families will pay $1 a ticket to watch the family-friendly feature film of the week. Screenings will begin June 6 at Regal theaters and will continue to show every Tuesday and Wednesday of the week at 10 a.m.

Regal operates theaters in Roanoke, Lynchburg and Christiansburg.

See the movie schedule below:

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

Click HERE for more information about the participating theaters.