"The intimate screening area features a surprisingly fun ambience thanks to the decor of palm trees and hammocks reminiscent of a remote paradise." -- San Diego Union-Tribune


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The Pearl Hotel presents "Dive-In Theatre," a FREE weekly "cinema social" combining eclectic film selections, food and drink, and light conversation. The event takes place at our poolside lounge and theater located outdoors and connected to EAT at The Pearl. Scheduled films are projected onto a 10' x 13' foot projection screen with full sound, overlooking our vintage, oyster-shaped swimming pool. Guests are invited to enjoy a range of classics, blockbusters, foreign and independent features from The Pearl’s private library. Showtime is at 8:00 PM, food is served until 10:00 PM and bar's open until 11:00 PM. Reservations for all party sizes accepted and strongly recommended. Please call the restaurant directly at 619.226.6100 for reservations. Open seating without tables is available for walk-ins on a first come, first serve basis. NOTE: Swimming pool open to hotel guests for free and others with a drink purchase.


  • 04 | The Hangover
  • 11 | Old School
  • 18 | Hot Tub Time Machine
  • 25 | The Princess Bride 


  • 01 | Ground Hog Day
  • 08 | Dirty Dancing
  • 15 | Pretty Woman
  • 22 | Say Anything 


  • 01 | Tommy Boy
  • 08 | Never Ending Story
  • 15 | Animal House
  • 22 | The Karate Kid
  • 29 | Thelma and Louise