The animated characters Shimmer and Shine star in “Shimmer & Shine: A Movie Event Divine” at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 21, and Sunday, May 22, at Long Island area Showcase Cinemas. Tickets for the hourlong movie are $5 each.

The showing is part of the Kidtoons program, which offers short, animated movies for young children and their families. The movies run the third weekend of each month.

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Participating Long Island theaters include the Broadway Multiplex Cinemas, 955 Broadway Mall, Hicksville; Farmingdale Multiplex Cinemas, 1001 Broad Hollow Rd., Farmingdale; and Island 16 Cinema de Lux, 185 Morris Ave., Holtsville.

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