May 6-12: Operation Mincemeat, Petite Maman, The Rose Maker, The Batman, and So much more this May!

May means all new movies at the Princess Cinemas!

Opens Friday! The true story of Operation Mincemeat: how British spies fooled Hitler.

A dead body, fake identity papers and a far-fetched plan to fool the enemy – dreamt up by none other than Ian Fleming. 

The extraordinary and true story of an idea that hoped to alter the course of the war -- defying logic, risking countless thousands of lives, and testing the nerves of its creators to breaking point.

Operation Mincemeat opens May 6th, tickets on sale now!

princess-playhouse---web---operation-mincemeat-n.png


princess-playhouse---web---petite-maman-wb_1.png

Just in time for Mothers Day, Petite Maman Opens at the Twin!

Céline Sciamma continues to prove herself as one of the most accomplished and unpredictable contemporary French filmmakers with her follow up to PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE, the uniquely emotional, PETITE MAMAN. 

"Sciamma is tapping into a universal fascination that is rarely explored—that is to say, our secret wish, as children, to learn what our parents were like when they were young." - The New Yorker

Tickets Available all week!


princess-playhouse---web---therosemaker---wb.png

As you prepare to get your garden ready for summer, why not get some inspration from The Rose Maker, opening Friday!

Eve is one of France's greatest artisanal horticulturalists, but her rose business is facing imminent bankruptcy or liquidation. When her secretary hires three inexperienced ex-convicts, they must team up to rescue the business in this verdant comedy.

Tickets on sale here


princess-playhouse---web---peace-by-chocolate-n.png

Based on the internationally recognized true story of a Syrian refugee family who start a successful chocolate business in Nova Scotia, Peace by Choclate plays at the Original all week!

Get your ticket now!


untitled_design_2.png

Matt Reeves brings a new take to the classic tale we all know and love. Dark and seductive, The Batman plays the 6th, 7th & 12th at the Twin!

Get your tickets now!


princess-playhouse---web---this-much-i-know---n.png

This Much I Know To Be True plays around the world May 11th only!

Shot on location in London & Brighton, THIS MUCH I KNOW TO BE TRUE captures Nick Cave and Warren Ellis’ exceptional creative relationship as they bring to life the songs from their last two studio albums, Ghosteen (Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds) and Carnage (Nick Cave & Warren Ellis).

Get your tickets to be a Part of the Global Cinema Event


playhouse---web---fly-fishing-2022---n_1.png

May 10th, Get hooked by The Inernational Fly Fishing Film Festival! 

IF4™ is the world’s leading fly-fishing film event, consisting of films produced by professional filmmakers from all corners of the globe and showcases the passion, lifestyle, and culture of fly fishing. 

Reserve your ticket here!


princess-playhouse---web---bicycle-film-festival-2022--n_2.png

May 5 - 7 at the Twin! Don't miss the 2022 BICYCLE FILM FESTIVAL, the best films from around the world celebrating cycling culture and all things bike! This year we have a special family rate. Click on the link for more! 


 


The Original is Fully Loaded this Week with some Fan Favourite 4K Restorations!

princess-playhouse---web---stunt-rock---n.png

Stunt Rock: 4K Restoration - May 6 & 11

mv5bnzk1yja4mmqtyjc5yy00zte3ltgymjitnzq3zjhjztizm2rjxkeyxkfqcgdeqxvynjc5njiwmdu._v1__0.jpg

Inherent Vice -  May 7 & 12

princess-playhouse---web---inland-empire-n.png

Inland Empire: 4K Restoration -  May 8 & 10


Follow us on Instagram to stay up to date.

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

FILMS SHOWING Friday May 6 - Thursday May 12
PG

Nelly has just lost her grandmother and is helping her parents clean out her mother's childhood home. She explores the house and the surrounding woods. One day she meets a girl her same age building a treehouse.

Céline Sciamma continues to prove herself as one of the most accomplished and unpredictable contemporary French filmmakers with her follow up to PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE, the uniquely emotional, PETITE MAMAN.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

"A spirited and gently entertaining slice of wartime espionage, with sharp, wry performances from the ensemble cast." - Empire Magazine

It's 1943. The Allies are determined to break Hitler's grip on occupied Europe, and plan an all-out assault on Sicily; but they face an impossible challenge -- how to protect a massive invasion force from potential massacre.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

"This soulful film reminds us that there’s a whole lot more to life than just making money—or roses." - Alliance of Women Film Journalists

Eve is one of France's greatest artisanal horticulturalists, but her rose business is facing imminent bankruptcy or liquidation. When her secretary hires three inexperienced ex-convicts, they must team up to rescue the business in this verdant comedy.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

When a sadistic serial killer begins murdering key political figures in Gotham, Batman is forced to investigate the city's hidden corruption and question his family's involvement.

Batman ventures into Gotham City's underworld when a sadistic killer leaves behind a trail of cryptic clues. As the evidence begins to lead closer to home and the scale of the perpetrator's plans become clear, he must forge new relationships, unmask the culprit and bring justice to the abuse of power and corruption that has long plagued the metropolis.

No screenings currently scheduled.

Tickets now on sale at the link!

($15 & $20 plus fees) All-new international selection of short films from the Bicycle Film Festival 2022


Bicycle Film Festival - 2022 lands in Waterloo: May 5th, 6th and 7th.

The BFF offers an international point of view of the cycling movement. The stories appeal to a wide audience from film connoisseurs to avid cyclists and everything in between. Bicycle Film Festival plays an important role in creating an eco-friendly society and bringing diverse communities together.

NR

The new feature film directed by Andrew Dominik, featuring Nick Cave & Warren Ellis, captures their exceptional creative relationship as they bring to life songs from albums Ghosteen and Carnage.

Shot on location in London & Brighton, THIS MUCH I KNOW TO BE TRUE captures Nick Cave and Warren Ellis’ exceptional creative relationship as they bring to life the songs from their last two studio albums, Ghosteen (Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds) and Carnage (Nick Cave & Warren Ellis).

No screenings currently scheduled.

IF4  IS AN ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL TOURING FILM FESTIVAL SHOWCASING THE PASSION, LIFESTYLE AND CULTURE OF FLY-FISHING.

 

 

G

When live music rocked Kitchener-Waterloo

Meet the directors & producers July 2nd & 3rd for the final screenings!

Select showtime to buy advanced tickets.
PG

'Marlene' centres on the case of Steven Truscott, a Canadian man who spent many years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of a murder he did not commit, through the eyes of his wife, who fought to exonerate him.

"Many years ago, Steven Truscott and Lynne Harper were classmates in the small town of Clinton, Ont. Her body was discovered on June 11. The next day, Steven Truscott — believed to be the last person to have seen Lynne Harper alive — was arrested for her murder; Truscott was eventually found guilty and sentenced to die by hanging. He was 14 years old.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

Based on the internationally recognized true story of a Syrian refugee family who start a successful chocolate business in Nova Scotia

After the bombing of his family's chocolate factory, Tareq Hadhad, a charming young Syrian refugee, struggles to settle into small-town life in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Despite moving to a new country, he's intent on pursuing his dream to become a doctor.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

4K restoration of this cult movie rock n' roller!

Part documentary, part rock film, and all kinds of crazy, Stunt Rock is a feature length ode to fearless Australian stuntman Grant Page (the Mad Max films, Road Games, The Gods Of Egypt) from Ozploitation legend Brian Trenchard-Smith (BMX Bandits, Deathcheaters).

No screenings currently scheduled.

R

Brand new 4K Restoration!

Nikki (Laura Dern), an actress, takes on a role in a new film, and because her husband (Peter J. Lucas) is very jealous, her co-star Devon (Justin Theroux) gets a warning not to make any romantic overtures -- especially since the characters they play are having an affair. Both actors learn that the project is a remake of an unfinished film in which the stars were murdered.

No screenings currently scheduled.

14A

"Director Paul Thomas Anderson and his lead, Joaquin Phoenix, have managed the impossible: They’ve turned Thomas Pynchon’s work into a slapstick noir homage that doesn’t just reward but demands multiple viewings." - New York Daily News

"Somehow, 'Inherent Vice' director Paul Thomas Anderson ('Boogie Nights,' 'Magnolia') and his up-for-anything lead, Joaquin Phoenix, have managed the impossible. They’ve turned Thomas Pynchon’s work into a slapstick noir homage that doesn’t just reward but demands multiple viewings.

No screenings currently scheduled.

Tickets on Sale now!

PG

Friday the 13th Rocky!

Let's Do the Time Warp Again! ONE SHOW ONLY!

Friday the 13th Rocky Horror. 

No screenings currently scheduled.

Click here to reserve your tickets!

Join Greg Sestero at the Playhouse for THE ROOM and his new film MIRACLE VALLEY! With Q&A, script readings, book signing and meet and greet.

The Playhouse will be tingly with anticipation as Greg Sestero strides on stage to introduce his new film Miracle Valley, an homage to ’70s/’80s horror that marks Sestero's debut as a fully fledged writer-director.

KW Professional Organizers Celebrate 10th Anniversary with First Canadian Screening of 'Together We Grow'.

If there was ever a more necessary time to shine a light on the value of the human spirit, it is now. Join KW Professional Organizers (KWPO) in the first Canadian documentary screening of 'Together We Grow.' We guarantee that you will leave feeling hopeful, eager, and connected.

No screenings currently scheduled.

Coming Soon!

NR

It's not about the world of design, it's about the design of the world.

Mau is the first-ever, feature-length documentary about the design visionary Bruce Mau. The film explores the untold story of his unlikely rise in the creative world, and ever-optimistic push to expand the boundaries of design. We tell the story of his incredible career - from Mecca to MOMA, from Guatemala to Coca Cola - and his most important project yet: his own life.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

"Terence Davies’ latest is an equally sombre and sumptuous portrait of 20th-century English poet and soldier Siegfried Sassoon."- TIFF

Written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Terence Davies, Benediction explores the turbulent life of WWI poet Siegfried Sassoon (Jack Lowden).

No screenings currently scheduled.

MR

Judith leads a double life: two lovers, two sons in France and one daughter in Switzerland. Entangled in secrets and lies, her lives begin to shatter.

"Judith (Virginie Efira) is leading a busy double life: one in France and one in Switzerland. She has two lovers, Abdel (Quim Gutiérrez) with whom she has a little girl Ninon (Loïse Benguerel), and Melvil (Bruno Salomone), with whom she has two older boys. Behind this seemingly delicate balancing act is a life built on lies, secrets and futility.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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