The Metropolitan Opera: Roméo et Juliette

176 min

The Metropolitan Opera: Roméo et Juliette

Diana Damrau and Vittorio Grigolo, who starred opposite each other in Manon at the Met in 2015, are back as opera's classic lovers, Roméo and Juliette, in the lush Shakespeare adaptation. Bartlett Sher's new production has already won acclaim for its vivid 18th century milieu and stunning costumes during runs at Salzburg and La Scala. Gianandrea Noseda conducts the sumptuous score.

Live performance January 21, 2017 in select theaters. Encore performances February 18, 27, and March 1, 2017.

Sat
    12:55

The Founder

PG, Drama, 115 min

The true story of how small-time salesman Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton) met brothers Dick McDonald (Nick Offerman) and Mac McDonald (John Carroll Lynch) when he was selling them a large order of mixers for the small restaurant chain that they'd started on their own. Impressed by the brothers' speedy system of making and serving the food, he sees the potential to make a highly profitable franchise.

He manages to talk the brothers into letting him get involved, but the three soon find themselves having disagreements. When they don't approve of his ideas, such as making milkshakes from powder, he gets frustrated and eventually manages to pull the company out from under them, despite opposition from all sides, including his wife Ethel (Laura Dern). However, he goes on to eventually create the billion-dollar McDonald's empire.

Fri
    1:45 4:30 7:20 10:10
Sat - Sun
    11:05AM 1:45 4:30 7:20 10:10
Mon - Wed
    1:45 4:30 7:20 10:10

xXx: Return of Xander Cage 3D

PG, Action/Adventure, 107 min

The third film in the xXx franchise follows spy/extreme sports enthusiast-turned-government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel), who's back after being left for dead and living in exile for years. This time, he's been recruited by his handler Agent Augustus Eugene Gibbons (Samuel L. Jackson) and Jane Marke (Toni Collette) to take on four dangerous individuals in possession of a device that controls every military satellite in the world.

To challenge them and recover the weapon known as Pandora's Box, he teams up with three other agents, including Adele Wolff (Ruby Rose), in a violent, high-octane journey around the globe.

Fri
    12:40 3:15 5:50 8:25 11:00
Sat - Wed
    12:05 2:40 5:15 7:50 10:25

Sherlock: The Final Problem

Television, 88 min

The epic season four finale of the hit mystery series Sherlock is hitting theaters across Canada on January 19, 2017 for a one-night-only special screening. The event also includes 15 minutes of exclusive bonus content!

Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the titular detective and Martin Freeman as his right-hand man Watson, the long-awaited finale follows the duo as they face their biggest challenge yet.

Fri
    4:00 9:30
Sun
    9:30
Mon
    2:00 9:30

20th Century Women

14A, Drama, 118 min

Set in 1979 Santa Barbara, this film follows Dorothea Fields (Annette Bening), a determined single mother and divorcée in her mid-50s doing her best to raise her adolescent son Jamie (Lucas Jade Zumann) in a time of sweeping cultural change and rebellion. More than anything, she wants to make a good man of her son without the influence of a male presence.

The boy's coming-of-age is further shaped by Abbie (Greta Gerwig), a free-spirited photographer living as a boarder in the Fields' home, and Julie (Elle Fanning), a provocative teenage neighbor, both of whom impart the ways of the world and teach him different lessons about love and freedom.

Fri
    2:00 4:45 7:30 10:15
Sat - Sun
    11:15AM 2:00 4:45 7:30 10:15
Mon
    1:25 4:10 7:30 10:15
Tue - Wed
    2:00 4:45 7:30 10:15

Live by Night

14A, Thriller, 128 min

In 1920s Boston, Joe Coughlin (Ben Affleck) is a WWI vet and self-described anti-establishment outlaw. He's also the son of a Boston Police Deputy Superintendent.

When Joe crosses a powerful mob boss by stealing his money and his moll, he pays for it. The affair ends in tragedy and he sets out on a path of revenge and ambition that leads him out of Boston and up the ladder of Tampa's rum-running underworld. As he navigates Prohibition-era Tampa, his moral code is tested and he learns that his desire to see justice served comes with a hefty price tag.

Based on a Dennis Lehane novel of the same name.

Fri
    1:00 4:15 7:25 10:30
Sat - Sun
    11:35AM 1:25 4:25 7:25 10:30
Mon - Wed
    1:30 4:30 7:35 10:30

Monster Trucks

PG, Aventure, 104 min

Tripp (Lucas Till) is a high school senior with a serious passion for trucks and builds his own, using bits and pieces of scrapped cars. What he never expected was that he would find a monster in his truck.

Tripp discovers a creature who can act as the engine to his monster truck, allowing him to perform superhero feats. Tripp names him "Creech," and the two go on an unforgettable adventure together, forming an unbreakable bond.

Fri
    4:45
Sat - Sun
    2:35

Monster Trucks 3D

PG, Aventure, 104 min

Tripp (Lucas Till) is a high school senior with a serious passion for trucks and builds his own, using bits and pieces of scrapped cars. What he never expected was that he would find a monster in his truck.

Tripp discovers a creature who can act as the engine to his monster truck, allowing him to perform superhero feats. Tripp names him "Creech," and the two go on an unforgettable adventure together, forming an unbreakable bond.

Fri
    2:05 7:40 10:40
Sat - Sun
    12:00 5:10 7:40 10:20
Mon - Wed
    7:40 10:20

Hidden Figures

PG, Drama, 127 min

The inspirational true story of the first female African-American mathematician, Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), and her two colleagues, Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe), whose groundbreaking calculations helped NASA catch up in the "Space Race" with the Soviet Union and allowed John Glenn (Glen Powell) to become the first American astronaut to successfully make a complete orbit of the Earth.

In addition to helping launch John into orbit, the brilliant women crossed gender and race lines, defied expectations and battled stereotypes. In the process, they inspired generations of people to aim high and dream big.

Fri
    1:40 4:35 7:30 10:25
Sat - Sun
    11:00AM 1:55 4:50 7:45 10:40
Mon - Wed
    12:35 3:40 6:50 9:50

Fences

PG, Drama, 139 min

In the 1950s, Troy (Denzel Washington), 53, works hard as a garbage collector in order to provide for his family. Troy, who once dreamed of being a baseball player, believes he never made it because of his skin color, so when his son, Cory, wants to play football in order to get a scholarship, Troy doesn't allow him. He doesn't show Cory or his younger brother much love, and this causes tension between Troy and his wife Rose (Viola Davis).

Troy goes so far as to call Cory's coach to tell him he can't play ball and when Cory confronts him about that, Troy kicks Cory out of the house. Meanwhile, Rose discovers Troy has had an affair with a woman named Alberta and finds out the woman is pregnant with her husband's child.

Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play.

Fri
    1:00 4:10 7:35 10:50
Sat - Sun
    12:00 3:20 6:50 10:10
Mon - Wed
    7:10 10:10

La La Land: The IMAX Experience

PG, 128 min

La La Land: The IMAX Experience

Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress who works in a coffee shop in a busy Hollywood studio lot in between auditions, keeps bumping into the disgruntled Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated yet stubborn jazz musician who dreams of opening his own jazz club one day.

The two finally get together and Mia even begins to love jazz, but she also begins to lose faith in herself when yet another audition goes wrong. Sebastian believes in her and convinces her to give it one last shot, but she feels he's selling out when he joins a popular band as a keyboard player in an effort to make money for the two of them. Their struggles and differences drive a wedge between them.

Fri
    1:35 4:25 7:10 10:10
Sat - Sun
    11:30AM 2:15 5:10 8:05 11:00
Mon - Wed
    1:45 4:40 7:35 10:35

Dangal

Drama, 161 min

Dangal ('Wrestling') revolves around the extraordinary life of Mahavir Singh, an ex-wrestler who is forced to give up his dreams of winning gold for India in international wrestling due to lack of financial support. He resolves to train his future son to one-day represent India in his passion sport. But destiny had other plans. Over two decades, Mahavir's faith in his dream dwindles as he is blessed with four children, all girls. But when his eldest daughter Geeta, aged 14 and his second daughter Babita, aged 12, bash up a group of boys from the neighborhood during an eve-teasing incident, Mahavir realizes his girls have the same talent he was born with. With hope restored, Mahavir relentlessly pursues his goal of transforming his daughters into world-class wrestlers. Forcing them to train with the village boys, Mahavir inspires them to fight to win despite the odds and to go for gold, no matter what.
Fri
    1:25 3:55 7:15 10:35
Sat - Sun
    11:40AM 3:15 6:45 10:15
Mon - Tue
    1:35 3:30 6:50 10:15

Why Him?

14A, Comedy, 111 min

A straight-laced, overprotective dad named Ned (Bryan Cranston) and his family travel on holiday to visit his daughter Stephanie (Zoey Deutch), who's studying at Stanford. There, Ned meets his worst nightmare: Stephanie's new socially awkward billionaire boyfriend Laird (James Franco), who is by far the opposite of Ned's envisioned perfect suitor.

Finding him wildly inappropriate for his daughter, Ned sees Laird as obnoxious, rich, and worst of all, tattooed. When Ned discovers that Laird is planning to propose to Stephanie, his panic and one-sided rivalry turns into a mission to stop the engagement before it happens.

Fri
    1:30 5:20 8:05 10:55
Sat - Sun
    11:50AM 2:35 5:20 8:05 10:45
Mon
    10:30
Tue - Wed
    7:50 10:30

Passengers

PG, Sci-Fi, 116 min

Starship Avalon is a spacecraft on a 120-year voyage to a distant planet known as Homestead Colony. On board are 5,259 people, suspended in time in sleep chambers. When there's a malfunction, a hibernation pod opens 90 years too early, leaving a single passenger, Jim Preston (Chris Pratt), the only one awake on the ship.

Faced with the prospect of growing old and dying alone, he wakes up one of the other passengers — Aurora Dunn (Jennifer Lawrence). She's a journalist who wants to write about outer space, while Jim is a mechanic whose skills have become obsolete on Earth. When the ship has further malfunctions, they have to try to save everyone on board.

Fri - Sun
    5:10
Mon - Wed
    5:05

Passengers 3D

PG, Sci-Fi, 116 min

Starship Avalon is a spacecraft on a 120-year voyage to a distant planet known as Homestead Colony. On board are 5,259 people, suspended in time in sleep chambers. When there's a malfunction, a hibernation pod opens 90 years too early, leaving a single passenger, Jim Preston (Chris Pratt), the only one awake on the ship.

Faced with the prospect of growing old and dying alone, he wakes up one of the other passengers - Aurora Dunn (Jennifer Lawrence). She's a journalist who wants to write about outer space, while Jim is a mechanic whose skills have become obsolete on Earth. When the ship has further malfunctions, they have to try to save everyone on board.

Fri
    2:25 7:55 10:40
Sat - Sun
    11:45AM 2:25 7:55 10:40
Mon - Wed
    2:25 7:05 9:55

Sing

G, Family, 108 min

In a world populated by human-like animals, a koala named Buster Moon (voiced by Matthew McConaughey) runs a beloved, once-grand theater, that has fallen on hard times. With the help of his sheep friend Eddie (John C. Reilly), Buster decides to raise money to keep the theater from being shut down, and holds the world's greatest singing competition.

He distributes flyers far and wide, and a large number of singing hopefuls dream of winning, including unappreciated stay-at-home mother pig Rosita (Reese Witherspoon), a gorilla named Johnny (Taron Egerton) who doesn't want to follow his father's criminal footsteps, and a shy young elephant named Meena (Tori Kelly), whose biggest fan is her grandpa.

Fri
    1:45 4:25
Sat - Sun
    11:55AM 2:30
Mon - Wed
    2:25

Sing 3D

G, Animation, 108 min

In a world populated by human-like animals, a koala named Buster Moon (voiced by Matthew McConaughey) runs a beloved, once-grand theater, that has fallen on hard times. With the help of his sheep friend Eddie (John C. Reilly), Buster decided to raise money to keep the theater from being shut down, and holds the world's greatest singing competition.

He distributes flyers far and wide, and a large number of singing hopefuls dream of winning, including unappreciated stay-at-home mother pig Rosita (Reese Witherspoon), a gorilla named Johnny (Taron Egerton) who doesn't want to follow his father's criminal footsteps, and a shy young elephant named Meena (Tori Kelly), whose biggest fan is her grandpa.

Fri
    7:05 9:45
Sat - Sun
    5:05 7:40 10:25
Mon - Wed
    5:00 7:15 10:05

National Theatre Live: No Man's Land

Drama, 150 min

National Theatre Live: No Man's Land
On one summer night, two ageing writers - Hirst and Spooner - meet in a local English pub. As one drink turns into several, the men retreat to Hirst's nearby home and continue consuming beverages. But as each man grows increasingly inebriated, and the stories they share become increasingly unbelievable, the jovial tone quickly turns sour and a power struggle breaks out. Tensions are doubly heightened as two sinister young men return home.
Sat
    5:00
Wed
    1:25

Jackie

PG, Drama, 100 min

After the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline "Jackie" Kennedy (Natalie Portman) struggles with grief, trauma, and overwhelming media attention in the midst of an incredible tragedy that stunned all of America.

This riveting biopic details the private moments between Jackie and her two small children, John Jr. and Caroline, as well as with her brother-in-law Robert (Peter Sarsgaard), LIFE journalist Theodore H. White (Billy Crudup), and a Catholic priest (John Hurt), as she attempts to uphold her husband's unforgettable legacy.

Fri
    1:25 3:45 6:10 8:35 11:00
Sat - Sun
    11:00AM 2:40 5:05 7:35 10:05
Mon - Tue
    12:50 5:05 7:45 10:15

Lion

PG, Drama, 118 min

A five-year-old Indian boy, Saroo, goes with his older brother, Guddu, to beg for money at a train station. When Saroo gets separated from his brother, he climbs on a train to search for him and winds up many miles away from his home.

Unable to tell the police exactly where he's from, the little boy is eventually declared an abandoned child. He ends up at the Indian Society for Sponsorship and Adoption, where's he's soon adopted by an Australian couple (Nicole Kidman, David Wenham).

When Saroo grows up and becomes a young man (Dev Patel), he wants to find his biological family and uses Google Earth to help him narrow his search.

Based on the autobiographical book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley.

Fri
    1:35 4:40 7:30 10:20
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    12:25 3:30 6:40 9:50
Mon - Wed
    1:40 4:25 6:40 9:40

Manchester by the Sea

14A, Drama, 135 min

Reclusive handyman/janitor Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck), who looks after five apartment buildings in Boston, has to return home when his older brother Joe (Kyle Chandler) suddenly dies. Lee, who lives a solitary and seemingly unhappy existence, once had a wife and children before tragedy struck.

He finds to his dismay that he's been named the legal guardian of his teenage nephew, Patrick (Lucas Hedges). When Lee returns to Manchester, he must face his painful past, along with his ex-wife (Michelle Williams) and the community of North Shore, many of whom are not happy to see him.

Fri
    1:30 4:25 7:30 10:35
Sat - Sun
    12:30 3:40 7:15 10:35
Mon - Wed
    7:15 10:15

Moana

PG, Family, 103 min

On a mystic island off Oceania in the South Pacific, young princess Moana Waialiki (voiced by Auli'i Cravalho) is the feisty teenage daughter of the chief of her tribe, and the only daughter in a long line of navigators. When her family needs her help, she sails off across the open Pacific ocean on an epic adventure to save her people.

Joined by the energetic, less-than-humble, once-powerful demigod Maui (voiced by Dwayne Johnson), Moana is determined to prove herself a master wayfinder and to fulfill her ancestors' unfinished quest. Along the way, she discovers her own identity on the mission, which also pits her against impossible odds and enormous monsters.

Fri
    4:30
Sat - Sun
    4:45

Moana 3D

G, Family, 103 min

On a mystic island off Oceania in the South Pacific, young princess Moana Waialiki (voiced by Auli'i Cravalho) is the feisty teenage daughter of the chief of her tribe, and the only daughter in a long line of navigators. When her family needs her help, she sails off across the open Pacific ocean on an epic adventure to save her people.

Joined by the energetic, less-than-humble, once-powerful demigod Maui (voiced by Dwayne Johnson), Moana is determined to prove herself a master wayfinder and to fulfill her ancestors' unfinished quest. Along the way, she discovers her own identity on the mission, which also pits her against impossible odds and enormous monsters.

Fri
    1:50 7:25 10:10
Sat - Sun
    11:30AM 2:05 7:35 10:25
Mon - Wed
    7:35 10:25

Arrival

PG, Sci-Fi/Fantasy, 116 min

When mysterious spaceships land in various locations around the world, the military hires an elite team consisting of linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams), Ian Donnelly (Jeremy Renner) and Colonel Weber (Forest Whitaker) to investigate.

As mankind is on the verge of a global war, Louise must learn the language of the aliens to allow communication, and the team must determine whether these alien crafts simply come in peace — or are a threat to humanity.

Based on a 1998 short story by Ted Chiang called Story of Your Life.

  Canadian Connection: Filmed in Montreal, Quebec.

Fri
    1:55 4:45 7:45 10:35
Sat - Sun
    11:20AM 2:10 5:00 7:50 10:35
Mon - Wed
    7:40 10:20

Hell or High Water

14A, Drama, 102 min

In a story where the Old West meets the New West, two brothers - Toby (Chris Pine), a straight-laced and divorced father trying to provide for his son, and Tanner (Ben Foster), a short-tempered ex-con - rob branch after branch of the bank that's foreclosing their family land.

The pair seem to be getting away with their calculated crimes until they reach the radar of a foul-mouthed Texas Ranger (Jeff Bridges), who's determined to crack one last case before he retires. Tensions come to a head and one final showdown will either grant the Ranger his victory or the brothers their freedom.

Fri
    7:00
Sat
    8:45
Sun
    7:00
Mon
    4:30
Tue
    2:00 4:30 9:30
Wed
    4:55 9:30

Breakfast At Tiffany's

G, Drama, 115 min

A young New York socialite (Audrey Hepburn) becomes interested in a young man (George Peppard) who has moved into her apartment building.
Fri
    1:30
Sun
    4:30
Mon
    7:00
Wed
    7:00

A Plastic Ocean

Documentary,

A Plastic Ocean
Tue
    7:00

Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty
Sun
    12:55

Kaabil (Hindi)

Action,

Kaabil (Hindi)
This is the story of a man who lived, laughed and loved just like everyone in this world. Until one day, a terrible tragedy struck. Driven by the fire of vengeance, nothing will stop him. Not even the fact that he has been blind since birth.
Wed
    1:05 4:10 7:00 10:05

Raees

Action,

Raees
RAEES is the fictitious story of a man named Raees, set in early 1980's to 1990's Gujarat, India. The film explores how Raees' relationships and meteoric rise helped him build an entire empire from scratch, to make him the single most powerful man in the state. Less of a gangster but more of an impresario, Raees gains popularity, a cult following and most importantly the public's trust by demonstrating entrepreneurial flair, unfettered determination to achieving his goals and ironically a heart of gold. His layered character traits encapsulate an inimitable blend of personas, making him revered, loved and feared. Always thinking ahead of the curve and using revolutionary ideas of management which were unheard of during his time, but are now doctrines for students, Raees eliminates every opposition that comes his way. However, his downfall will be crossing paths with the no-nonsense police officer Majumdar, whose sole reason for existence is the elimination of crime. What ensues next is a tumultuous battle between the two, which forms a key defining element of the film's narrative.
Wed
    1:10 4:20 6:30 9:35