Original Sept 30-Oct 6: Polyester in Odorama, HOT DOCS, The Room, Grease, Forbidden Body with Carrie, and Tetsuo!

 Films playing at the Original Sept 30-Oct 6


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Co-Presented by THEMUSEUM, and enhanced with Odorama™ technology that enables you to scratch and sniff along, POLYESTER opens FRIDAY!

John Waters' first 'mainstream' film stars Divine as a suburban housewife who is driven to the point of distraction by her family and her surroundings and is susceptible to the overtures of the handsome drive-in owner played by Tab Hunter. In addition to scoring Hunter to star in his movie, Waters released the film in Odorama with scratch and sniff cards that contained such odors as human fecal smells and other bodily aromas.

Three nights only: Sept 29 - Oct 2!


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Three Minutes - A Lengthening movingly captures a moment in time while honouring lives soon to be cut short by unimaginable horror. "The year's most haunting film."

Three Minutes - A Lengthening presents a home movie shot by David Kurtz in 1938 in a Jewish town in Poland and tries to postpone its ending. The three minutes of footage, mostly in color, are the only moving images left of the Jewish inhabitants of Nasielsk before the Holocaust.

"A gripping act of historical detective work." - Digital Trends

Sept 24 - 28!


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"You're tearing me apart, Lisa!" 

Tommy Wiseau’s THE ROOM may be the first true successor to the Rocky Horror throne.  The best worst movie of all time. Bring your best friends, your favourite customers, your future wife and BRING SPOONS!

Friday Sept 30th! 


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Calling music history lovers! Studio 17: The Lost Reggae Tapes plays two shows only!

A newly discovered treasure trove of tapes from Studio 17, a.k.a. Randy's, located in downtown Kingston Jamaica, is the starting point for this remarkable story about a Chinese Jamaican family who helped create the music we now know as reggae.

Oct 3 & 4 ONLY!


Book Release and screening of CARRIE!

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CARRIE with discussion of 'The Forbidden Body'

Join Thom Ernst, author, film critic and former host of TVO’s Saturday Night at the Movies, and Professor Doug Cowan, as they explore how religious taboos are portrayed and reinforced through horror film tropes. Win or purchase a copy of Cowan’s new book, The Forbidden Body: Sex, Horror and the Religious Imagination.

One Show Only. Get tickets: Oct 3 @ 6:45! 


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You better shape up! GREASE is back on the big screen for two shows only!

Good girl Sandy Olsson (Olivia Newton-John, RIP) and greaser Danny Zuko (John Travolta) fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?

Oct 1 & 5 ONLY!


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Kick-off Horror season with Japanese classic, Tetsuo: The Iron Man

A businessman accidentally kills The Metal Fetishist, who gets his revenge by slowly turning the man into a grotesque hybrid of flesh and rusty metal.

"A hysterical, histrionic ode to cyber-punk fetishism, Tetsuo owes as much to William Gibson as it does the body horror cinema of David Cronenberg & the stop-motion theatrics of Jan Svankmajer." - Screen Slate

Two Nights only: Oct 6 & 8!


ONE NIGHT LEFT!

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Oct 2 @ 8:50PM


Rocky Horror Tickets now on Sale! 

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FILMS SHOWING AT PRINCESS ORIGINAL Sept 29-Oct 6
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Enhanced with Odorama™ technology that enables you to scratch and sniff along

All attendees will receive scratch and sniff 'Odorama' cards. Just follow the onscreen instructions and you will actually smell the filth!

Co-Presented by THEMUSEUM.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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"To make a movie so bad it's good you need vision, drive, luck and obsessive vanity. Fortuitiously Tommy Wiseau appears to possess all of these qualities, combined with a total lack of acting talent." - The Guardian

Special Introduction by one of KW's biggest "The Room" fans!

No screenings currently scheduled.

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"'What happened to the Danny Zuko I knew at the beach?' With this stunned and plaintive cry, Olivia Newton-John introduces the main theme and narrative dynamic of this still very enjoyable 1978 movie based on the original stage musical.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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A snippet of 16mm film offers an emotionally charged, meditative glimpse into the lives of the unsuspecting Jewish citizens of a small Polish village at the precipice of World War II.

Three Minutes - A Lengthening presents a home movie shot by David Kurtz in 1938 in a Jewish town in Poland and tries to postpone its ending. As long as we are watching, history is not over yet. The three minutes of footage, mostly in color, are the only moving images left of the Jewish inhabitants of Nasielsk before the Holocaust.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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A newly discovered treasure trove of tapes from Studio 17, or Randy's located in downtown Kingston Jamaica, is the starting point for this remarkable story about a Chinese Jamaican family who helped create the music we now know as reggae.

STUDIO 17: THE LOST REGGAE TAPES tells the compelling story of the Chin’s - The Chinese Jamaican family behind “Studio 17”. Located in downtown Kingston, Studio 17 became a legendary recording studio right at the heart of the music revolution that began after Jamaican independence from Great Britain in 1962.

No screenings currently scheduled.

PG

“If John Hughes, Heathers, and their teen-comedy disciples are to be believed, adolescents develop a sense of hierarchy and social order long before they start to question their place in it, which is why conformity and cruelty tend to go hand-in-hand in the upper grades. The acrid bubblegum satire Mean Girls isn't content to accept this caste system as a given.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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Brian De Palma's brilliant adaptation of Stephen King's novel

In this chilling adaptation of Stephen King's horror novel, withdrawn and sensitive teen Carrie White (Sissy Spacek) faces taunting from classmates at school and abuse from her fanatically pious mother (Piper Laurie) at home. When strange occurrences start happening around Carrie, she begins to suspect that she has supernatural powers.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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A businessman accidentally kills The Metal Fetishist, who gets his revenge by slowly turning the man into a grotesque hybrid of flesh and rusty metal.

A "metal fetishist" (Shin'ya Tsukamoto), driven mad by the maggots wriggling in the wound he's made to embed metal into his flesh, runs out into the night and is accidentally run down by a Japanese businessman (Tomorowo Taguchi) and his girlfriend (Kei Fujiwara). The pair dispose of the corpse in hopes of quietly moving on with their lives.

No screenings currently scheduled.

Coming in October 

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Filmed in 1973 over the course of a three-night stand at New York City's Madison Square Garden, this concert film shows Led Zeppelin at the apogee of their hard-rocking glory.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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“...Astounding, bombastic, groundbreaking, electrifying, and among the best films about any artist or musician I’ve ever seen.” —Corey Seymour, Vogue

MOONAGE DAYDREAM illuminates the life and genius of David Bowie, one of the most prolific and influential artists of our time.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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An epic, poetic film about tree planting that digs us inside the planters’ lives and dreams

With an live, in person performance by spokenword/singwongwriter and former tree-planter, Scott Wicken.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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Halloween tradition!

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW is a magical phenomenon unlike anything ever before seen onscreen. Borrowing largely from cinema's horror conventions, the film begins as an innocent young couple is stranded at the home of a mad scientist who is building the perfect man. The castle is filled with a most bizarre group of characters who worship their master, Dr.

No screenings currently scheduled.

 

 

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