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[07/11/14 - 09:00 AM]
ABC Family Kicks Off Its Annual Summer Crush Programming Event, Starting Friday, July 25
Highlights include classics such as "Pretty in Pink" and "The Breakfast Club" and new hits like the ABC Family premiere of "Bridesmaids."

[via press release from ABC Family]

ABC FAMILY KICKS OFF ITS ANNUAL SUMMER CRUSH PROGRAMMING EVENT, STARTING FRIDAY, JULY 25

Event Includes the ABC Family Premiere of "Bridesmaids"

Burbank, CA (July 11, 2014) - Starting on Friday, July 25th, ABC Family launches Summer Crush, the network's sixth-annual summer-programming event filled with all-day movies, including classics such as "Pretty in Pink" and "The Breakfast Club" and new hits like the ABC Family premiere of "Bridesmaids."

The "Summer Crush" weekend includes the following programming:

Friday, July 25

*All times Eastern/Pacific

7:00 PM "The Waterboy," starring Adam Sandler A waterboy for a college football team shows a talent for tackling and ends up being recruited.

9:00 PM "17 Again," starring Zac Efron, Matthew Perry and Sterling Knight (Zander on ABC Family's "Melissa & Joey") Mike O'Donnell finds his life in a rut. He meets a mysterious janitor at his old high school who inexplicably turns Mike into his 17-year-old self again, giving him a second chance at the life he's always dreamed of.

Saturday, July 26

7:30 AM "Prom," starring Kylie Bunbury (Lacey on ABC Family's "Twisted") The film follows the tangled love lives of a group of teens as they get ready for their high school prom.

9:30 AM "Pretty in Pink," starring Molly Ringwald, Andrew McCarthy and Jon Cryer A girl from the wrong side of the tracks falls for the school's popular rich guy in the classic John Hughes comedy.

11:30 AM "The Breakfast Club," starring Molly Ringwald, Emilio Estevez, Anthony Michael Hall, Ally Sheedy and Judd Nelson 5 mismatched teens - "The Criminal," "The Athlete," "The Brain," "The Basket Case" and "The Princess" - get stuck in an all-day detention together.

1:30 PM "The Prince and Me," starring Julia Stiles Edvard, the Crown Prince of Demark, shirks his royal duties to attend college in Wisconsin. There he pursues med student Paige while keeping his true identity a secret.

4:00 PM "The Parent Trap," starring Lindsay Lohan Twin girls, separated at birth by their divorced parents, team up to reunite their family.

7:00 PM "17 Again" Mike O'Donnell finds his life in a rut. He meets a mysterious janitor at his old high school who inexplicably turns Mike into his 17-year-old self again, giving him a second chance at the life he's always dreamed of.

9:00 PM ABC Family Premiere of "Bridesmaids," starring Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Wendy McLendon-Covey and Melissa McCarthy A socially-awkward woman fights to win the top position of maid of honor at her best friend's wedding.

11:30 PM "Mean Girls," starring Lindsay Lohan and Rachel McAdams Cady, the new girl at school, finds herself in over her head when she joins the popular clique, The Plastics, run by tyrant Regina. Things are going great until Cady falls for Regina's ex-boyfriend and discovers who her real friends are.

Sunday, July 27

8:00 AM "Confessions of a Shopaholic," starring Isla Fisher In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping - a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine but ironically snags a job as a columnist for a financial magazine published by the same company.

10:00 AM "Sleepless in Seattle," starring Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan A widower's son calls into a radio talk show, hoping to find his dad a new girlfriend.

12:30 PM "The Prince and Me" Edvard, the Crown Prince of Demark, shirks his royal duties to attend college in Wisconsin. There he pursues med student Paige while keeping his true identity a secret.

3:00 PM "The Parent Trap" Twin girls, separated at birth by their divorced parents, team up to reunite their family.

6:00 PM "Mean Girls" Cady (Lohan), the new girl at school, finds herself in over her head when she joins the popular clique, The Plastics, run by tyrant Regina (McAdams). Things are going great until Cady falls for Regina's ex-boyfriend and discovers who her real friends are.

8:00 PM "Bridesmaids" A socially-awkward woman fights to win the top position of maid of honor at her best friend's wedding.





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