This page is best viewed with JavaScript enabled.
Presenting Sam Raimi's acclaimed horror-comedy trilogy: THE EVIL DEAD (1981) (Aug. 17, 9:25 p.m.), sequel EVIL DEAD 2 (Aug. 19 & 25, midnight) and 25th anniversary of ARMY OF DARKNESS (Aug. 26, midnight).
July 8–Sept. 13. This week: U.S. premiere of Nabil Ben Yadir's BLIND SPOT (Aug. 30, 7:00 p.m.; Aug. 31, 1:00 p.m.); Erik Van Looy's THE MEMORY OF A KILLER (Aug. 29, 1:00 p.m.; Aug. 31, 9:05 p.m.) and THE PRIME MINISTER (Aug. 28, 1:00 p.m.; Aug. 30, 9:15 p.m.); Mikkel Nørgaard's DEPARTMENT Q: THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES (Aug. 29 & 31, 7:00 p.m.); and Michaël R. Roskam's BULLHEAD (Aug. 29, 9:10 p.m.; Aug. 30, 1:00 p.m.).
40th Anniversary
Nobuhiko Ôbayashi's psychedelic ghost tale is a hallucinatory head-trip about a schoolgirl who comes face to face with evil spirits.
Aug. 19, 11:30 p.m.; Aug. 21, 9:45 p.m.; Aug. 24, 9:20 p.m.
The best new films from Canada
July 7–Sept. 13. This week: Sarah Polley's semi-autobiographical documentary STORIES WE TELL (Aug. 21, 7:30 p.m.) and Zacharias Kunuk's 2016 drama SEARCHERS, inspired by the classic 1956 John Ford Western (Aug. 23, 7:30 p.m.).
Silver Spring's FREE Outdoor Summer Screening Series
Friday nights on Veterans Plaza, Aug. 11–Sept. 1. This Friday: THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE (Aug. 18, 8:00 p.m., rain or shine; under the covered pavilion). Coming up next: PURPLE RAIN (Aug. 25, 8:00 p.m.) and SCHOOL OF ROCK (Sept. 1, 8:00 p.m.).
Final week: Lina Wertmüller's regal comedy FERDINANDO AND CAROLINA, set in the dazzling court of 18th century Naples. Aug. 20, 6:15 p.m.
July 8–Aug. 26. All tickets $5!
This Saturday: HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS: PART 1, directed by David Yates and based on the book by J.K. Rowling; starring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Bill Nighy and John Hurt. Aug. 19, 11:00 a.m.
July 7–Sept. 7. This week: A neurotic New York couple suspects foul play after their neighbor dies in Woody Allen's farcical whodunit MANHATTAN MURDER MYSTERY. Aug. 19, 5:30 p.m.; Aug. 21 & 23, 5:15 p.m.
The perfect holiday gift for the film lover in your life! Available in the web shop and at the theatre box office.
Montgomery Clift and Anne Baxter star in Alfred Hitchcock's brooding murder mystery, shot on location in wintry Quebec. Recommended viewing prior to watching THE CONFESSIONAL (Aug. 26, 1:45 p.m.) in the Canada Now series.
Aug. 25, 5:15 p.m.; Aug. 27, 2:00 p.m.
30th Anniversary
Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in Paul Michael Glaser's dystopian sci-fi tale, based on the novel by Stephen King.
Aug. 25 & 26, 11:45 p.m.