July 1-7: Canada Day Weekend with the Crawleys (New Downton Abbey); Memoria; Cracked Comedies & final chance for ROCK THIS TOWN!

princess-playhouse---web---memoria-n.png

The event movie buffs have been waiting for all year has finally arrived! MEMORIA plays all week at the Original. Exclusive! Get tickets!

Ever since being startled by a loud 'bang' at daybreak, Jessica (Tilda Swinton) is unable to sleep. In Bogotá to visit her sister, she befriends Agnes (Jeanne Balibar), an archaeologist studying human remains discovered within a tunnel under construction.

"Designed and deserving to be seen big and loud, Memoria is a hypnotic, unquantifiable sonic odyssey from a unique cinematic voice." - Empire Magazine

"Leaves us trembling on the edge of uncertainty." - Observer

"A living deja vu... the closest cinema can get to that disquieting sensation of meeting someone you're convinced you've encountered before." - Independent


princess-playhouse---web---downton-abbey-a-new-era-n.png

Escape to the French Riviera with DOWNTON ABBEY: A NEW ERA. Starts this Friday at the Twin! Get tickets!

The much-anticipated next installment in the beloved hit film and television franchise finds the Crawley family taking a vacation to the South of France to shine some light on a decades-old family secret after the Dowager Countess, Violet Crawley (Maggie Smith, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) inherits a villa from someone in her past. Meanwhile, the movies come to Downton Abbey when a film director—franchise newcomer Hugh Dancy (Hannibal)—moves into Downton to shoot his next film in the titular house....


imrs.jpg

The Cracked Comedies Series Kicks off with Caddyshack, "Animal House on the links!

"There's a force in the universe that makes things happen. And all you have to do is get in touch with it, stop thinking, let things happen, and be the ball. Na na na na na na na na na na na." CADDYSHACK shows us everything that an 80s movie can be – should be! – complete with the old windbag that doesn't like kids, the misfits who just want to have fun, and endless numbers of iconic lines. (Alamo)

Be the Ball & get tickets now! Plays July 2 & 5 only


princess---web---rock-this-town---n_2.png

The multi-month run of Rock This Town finishes with two special screenings!

Meet filmmakers Paul Campsall, Tom Knowlton and Betty Anne Keller at the July 2nd and 3rd matinee screenings. These are the FINAL summer screenings of this highly successful local documentary!

Rock This Town brings to life the exciting history of rock music concerts in KW from the 1960s & ‘70s. An insider’s look into the gritty reality of building the local live music scene. A 60-minute documentary featuring interviews with music business pros plus performances by today’s musicians. Rock stars come and go but live music is here to stay!

Last Chance July 2 & 3!


princess---playhouse---web---adieu-monsieur-haffman-n.png

See the new French film set in Paris during WWII, Adieu Monsieur Haffmann. "An excellent French wartime thriller." - Canberra Times

In 1942 Paris, a jeweler's assistant is looking to start a family with the woman he loves. When faced with German occupation, he comes to an agreement with his employer that will bring consequences for all involved.

Plays this week only at the Original


One of the best book to film adaptations EVER!

adaptation-md-web_0.jpg

Kaufman's Comedies: Adaptation

Nicolas Cage is Charlie Kaufman, a confused L.A. screenwriter overwhelmed by feelings of inadequacy, sexual frustration, self-loathing, and by the screenwriting ambitions of his freeloading twin brother Donald (Nicolas Cage). While struggling to adapt The Orchid Thief, by Susan Orlean (Meryl Streep), Kaufman's life spins from pathetic to bizarre. The lives of Kaufman and Orlean's book, become strangely intertwined as each one's search for passion collides with the others'.

"Just go see it. Immediately. Today. There are far too few films that make one giddy and excited about the art of making movies. Adaptation is one of them, and it is for the ages." - MovieFreal.com, 2003

"Charlie Kaufman is a genius." - BBC.com, 2003

"Adaptation is probably the ultimate writers' film, but it's also a brash, daring, and dynamic film -- as delicate as an orchid but as durable and malleable as the species." - Austin Chronicle, 2002

July 3 & 7 only at the Original


Final chances to see these films!

princess---web---the-phantom-of-the-open-n.png


princess-playhouse---web---everything-everywhere-n.png


princess---playhouse---web---bobs-burgers-n.png


OPENS July 8 at the Twin!

princess---playhouse---web---the-forgiven-n.png


The Film Calendar for the Original Princess is back! PICK UP or download it from our website. Valid from June 10 - July 15! 

princess---web---film-guide-n.png


Follow us on Instagram to stay up to date.

Make sure to click "view entire message" to see the whole newsletter!

FILMS SHOWING July 1 - 7
PG

"Downton Abbey: A New Era is cinematic escapism at its finest" - Chicago Reader

From award-winning creator Julian Fellowes comes the motion picture event DOWNTON ABBEY: A NEW ERA. The much-anticipated cinematic return of the global phenomenon reunites the beloved cast as they go on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the Dowager Countess' newly inherited villa.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

From the extraordinary mind of Palme D’or winning director Apichatpong Weerasethakul, and starring Academy Award winner Tilda Swinton, comes a intriguing drama about a Scottish woman, who, after hearing a loud ‘bang’ at daybreak, begins experiencing a mysterious sensory syndrome while traversing the jungles of Colombia.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

A heart-warming British comedy starring Oscar Winner Mark Rylance, the true story of Maurice Flitcroft, the worst golfer to ever the play the British Open.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPEN tells the heartwarming true story of Maurice Flitcroft (Mark Rylance), a dreamer and unrelenting optimist. This humble crane operator from Barrow-in-Furness managed to gain entry to The British Open Golf Championship qualifying in 1976, despite never playing a round of golf before.

No screenings currently scheduled.

PG

Led by an outstanding Michelle Yeoh, 'Everything Everywhere All at Once' lives up to its title with an expertly calibrated assault on the senses.

When an interdimensional rupture unravels reality, an unlikely hero must channel her newfound powers to fight bizarre and bewildering dangers from the multiverse as the fate of the world hangs in the balance.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

The Belchers try to save the restaurant from closing as a sinkhole forms in front of it, while the kids try to solve a mystery that could save their family's restaurant.

"The Bob's Burgers Movie' is an animated, big-screen, musical comedy-mystery-adventure based on the long-running Emmy®-winning series. The story begins when a ruptured water main creates an enormous sinkhole right in front of Bob's Burgers, blocking the entrance indefinitely and ruining the Belchers' plans for a successful summer.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

Present as part of our Cracked Comedies Series!

Danny Noonan (Michael O'Keefe), a teen down on his luck, works as a caddy at the snob-infested Bushwood Country Club to raise money for his college education. In an attempt to gain votes for a college scholarship reserved for caddies, Noonan volunteers to caddy for a prominent and influential club member (Ted Knight).

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

In 1942 Paris, a jeweler's assistant is looking to start a family with the woman he loves. When faced with German occupation, he comes to an agreement with his employer that will bring consequences for all involved.

"An excellent French wartime thriller." - Canberra Times

No screenings currently scheduled.

115 min.

Presented as part of our Kaufman's Comedies Series!

Nicolas Cage is Charlie Kaufman, a confused L.A. screenwriter overwhelmed by feelings of inadequacy, sexual frustration, self-loathing, and by the screenwriting ambitions of his freeloading twin brother Donald (Nicolas Cage). While struggling to adapt "The Orchid Thief," by Susan Orlean (Meryl Streep), Kaufman's life spins from pathetic to bizarre.

No screenings currently scheduled.

Tickets on Sale!

NR

"Winner of the Caméra d’Or at Cannes this year, Murina is a psychological drama that brings to the surface the hidden violence between parents, lovers, and their children. " - TIFF

Tensions rise between restless teenager Julija and her oppressive father Ante when an old family friend arrives at their Croatian island home. As Ante attempts to broker a life-changing deal, their tranquil yet isolated existence leaves Julija wanting more from this influential visitor, who provides a taste of liberation over a weekend laid bare to desire and violence.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

At this special fundraising screening of The Woman Who Loves Giraffes, Anne Dagg will be in attendance.

Presented as a Fundraising Benefit for both The Anne Innis Dagg (AID) Foundation which supports the habitat and the people that live amongst the most magnificent creature on the planet, the giraffe and The batemanfoundation.org, Robert Bateman's nature foundation tha

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

Presented as part of our Kaufman's Comedies Series!

In this quirky cult-favorite comedy, unemployed New York City puppeteer Craig Schwartz (John Cusack) reluctantly takes a temp job as a filing clerk for the eccentric Dr. Lester (Orson Bean). While at work, Craig discovers a portal that leads into the mind of renowned actor John Malkovich.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

New 4K Restoration!

In one of Verhoeven's most provacative films, Detective Nick Curran (Michael Douglas) becomes ensnared in a web of sex, lies, and violence, all leading back to Catherine Tramell (Sharon Stone), a seductive, mysterious crime novelist. As the bodies pile up and hidden obsessions are revealed, Curran begins to doubt his investigatory instincts and give in to his baser ones.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

Present as part of our Cracked Comedies Series!

This spoof comedy takes shots at the slew of disaster movies that were released in the 70s. When the passengers and crew of a jet are incapacitated due to food poisoning, a rogue pilot with a drinking problem must cooperate with his ex-girlfriend turned stewardess to bring the plane to a safe landing.

No screenings currently scheduled.

PG 13

Presented as part of our Cracked Comedies Series!

After losing yet another job, George (Weird Al Yankovic) wonders if there is any career that can handle his outrageous personality. When George's uncle (Stanley Brock) hands him the deed to a local TV station, George creates a series of television shows based on social satire and hyperactive humor, with the help of his best friend, Bob (David Bowe).

No screenings currently scheduled.

Coming Soon!

NR

A widowed cleaning lady in 1950s London falls madly in love with a couture Dior dress, and decides that she must have one of her own.

In partnership with the House of Dior, MRS. HARRIS GOES TO PARIS tells the story of a widowed cleaning lady in 1950s London who falls madly in love with a couture Dior dress, and decides that she must have one of her own.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

A compilation film of the Fruits Basket reboot anime series containing an extra episode focused on Tohru's parents.

Before there was Tohru and Kyo – there was Katsuya and Kyoko. Discover the turbulent beginning of Tohru’s mom’s dark past, and the man who breathed new hope into her. Watch the evolution of their love story and the birth of the Honda family, as this chapter completes the full adaptation of the heartwarming Fruits Basket story.

No screenings currently scheduled.

New 4K Restoration! An unearthly fog rolls into a small coastal town exactly 100 years after a ship mysteriously sank in its waters.

A strange, glowing fog rolls over a small coastal town one hundred years after a mysterious shipwreck and when vengeful ghosts go on a killing spree, residents look for answers even as they try to survive.

No screenings currently scheduled.

Another U7 Solutions - Web-based solutions to everyday business problems. solution.