Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Oct 10-16 – 2014

Boxtrolls invade the Civic Oct. 10th.  We figure they must have got in with all the new boxed gear we have been receiving for our brand new concession. You are invited to don your best box for our parade of Boxtrolls on the Sun. Oct. 12 matinee.  They say Boxtrolls are mischievous, but they are dotting loving parents […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Aug 8-14 – 2014

Mensa, Immigrants and Rock and Roll Scarlett Johansson brains up for her latest role as a woman who has access to 100% of her brains capacity. Luc Besson, known for La Femme Nikita, 5th Element and The Professional takes us on a cerebro action romp in “Lucy” (rated 14A) playing Friday – Sunday.  Accessing our […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre July 11-17 – 2014

t’s time to ape up Nelson!  The Civic theatre presents Dawn of the Planet of the Apes July 11-17.  A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre July 4-17 – 2014

We’re cooking, singing and fishing with Jon Favreau, Clint Eastwood and Don Mckellar this week at the Civic. Carl Casper (Jon Favreau), quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity and launches a food truck to rediscover his passion for the kitchen in Chef (14A). Clint Eastwood’s Jersey Boys […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre June 20-26 – 2014

This week at the Civic Theatre screenings of the sci-fi Edge of Tomorrow, the locally filmed Of Saints and Outlaws and Lars Von Trier’s chilling Nymphomaniac (Vol. 1 and 2). For details see our website or call the theatre 352-5833. +++++ Edge of Tommorow: Fri. June 20 @ 7:30 Sat. June 21 @ 7:30 […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre June 13-19 – 2014

The Nelson Civic Theatre screens How to train a Dragon 2 from 13-19 June, and the locally filmed Of Saints and Outlaws on Wednesday at 7.30pm. For details check or call the theatre at 352-5833.

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre June 6-12 – 2014

Nelson Civic Theatre presents Million Dollar Arm, an inspirational family film about the search for a new top baseball pitcher, and Neighbors about a new young family struggling with a party house next door. The alternative film night (Thursday 12 June) features ‘Just For Cats: Internet Cat Video Festival’. Doors w/ Kitty Corral at 6:30, […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre May 23-29 – 2014

X-Men: Days of Future Past plays the entire week to come at the Nelson Civic Theatre. There will be no art house movie next week, due to this. Please note that we screen Rhymes for Young Ghouls this Thursday at 7:30pm. Please see trailer and great article review below. We are working on a Q&A on Skype […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre May 16-22 – 2014

This week playing at the Nelson Civic Theatre are Heaven is for Real and Bad Words. The Thursday Night Movie is Rhymes for Young Ghouls. Heaven is for Real – Fri 7:00, Sat 9:00, Sun 2:00, Tues 7:00 Based on the #1 New York Times best-selling book of the same name, Heaven is for Real […]

Civic Theatre launches membership drive

Not so long ago a night at the movies was a wistful memory. But the community rallied to bring the big screen back. Now, more than 2,400 people belong to the Nelson Civic Theatre Society, enjoying Hollywood and indie films every week with friends and family. And it’s time to renew. This month, the Civic […]