What’s Playing at The Civic – March 02- 08, 2018

This Week: OSCAR PARTY: WonderWomen, Molly’s Game is back, Coco, Oscars Live-stream, Hollow in the Land and more

MARCH 2 – 8
Now Playing At the Civic Theatre
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Molly’s Game
Friday March 2 7:00pm

The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world’s most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

Director: Aaron Sorkin
Writers: Aaron Sorkin (written for the screen by), Molly Bloom (based on the book by)
Stars: Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner
140 Min / English / 14A

OSCAR PARTY – Wonder Women: Strong Female Leads
Saturday March 3 Doors at 7:30pm, Show at 8:00pm

We’re thrilled to present our 5th annual Oscar Party, dedicated to #StrongFemaleLeads from here to Hollywood. Join us for a dress-up party with a variety of stunning live entertainment from an extensive list of amazing local female performers, appetizers and hors d’ouvres catered by chef Jason Maloff of Cabin Restaurant, a licensed bar serving the cocktails of the cabaret era among other selections, The Civic’s famed photobooth, a screening of Lady Bird and much more!

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Coco Official Final Trailer
Sunday March 4 2:00pm

Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.

Directors: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina
Writers: Lee Unkrich (original story by), Jason Katz (original story)
Stars: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt
105 Min / English / G

Oscars: 90th Academy Awards Live-Stream
Sunday March 4 4:00pm

Join us for a livestream of the 90th annual Academy Awards. Bring in your Oscar prediction ballots before the stream starts and put them in our ballot box! The owner of the most correct ballot will win a movie date for two. Admission to the livestream will be by donation.

Best Picture Nominee Trailers

Oscars 2018: BEST MOVIES Nominees (All Trailers)
Best Picture Winner Screening
Monday March 5 7:00pm

We will be screening the winner of the “Best Picture” Oscar on Monday at 7:00pm! Check out the video for the trailers of each of the nominees.

Hollow in the Land Official Trailer #1 (2017) Dianna Agron, Shawn Ashmore Thriller Movie HD
Hollow in the Land
Tuesday March 6 7:30pm, Wednesday March 7 7:30pm

A woman with a troubled past sets out to find her missing brother. From Castlegar director Scooter Corkle, Hollow in the Land was shot in the Kootenays!

Director: Scooter Corkle
Writer: Scooter Corkle
Stars: Rachelle Lefevre, Dianna Agron, Jared Abrahamson
92 Min / English / 14A

LOVELESS | Official US Trailer HD (2017)
Thursday March 8 7:30pm

A couple going through a divorce must team up to find their son who has disappeared during one of their bitter arguments.

 Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev
Writers: Oleg Negin, Andrey Zvyagintsev
Stars: Maryana Spivak, Aleksey Rozin, Matvey Novikov
127 Min / English / 14A

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Watch The Pitch!
Check out Episode 15 of our weekly web-series

This week’s episode of The Pitch with programmer Jason Asbell is all about our amazing Oscar Party – coming up this Saturday March 3rd! Get the details on all our talented performers and more! WATCH NOW

Fill Out your Oscar Ballot
Bring in your completed ballot before our Oscars Live-stream

Bring in your completed Oscar ballot and deposit it in our ballot box before our live-stream of the Academy Awards on Sunday, March 4th. The ballot with the most correct predictions will win a movie date for two!
Download our ballot and print it off.

Local #WonderWomen

Read about all the amazing local performers who will be putting on one amazing show at our upcoming Oscar Party. Get the details on each of the talented artists being featured as well as need-to-know info about the evening.  Read More

Vote for The Civic!
Vote for us for a Nelson Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award

Fill out this quick survey to nominate your favourite businesses for Business Excellence Awards and pick NCTS for Non-Profit/Community Service Organization Excellence (or other catagory if you see fit!) We appreciate it. Don’t think The Civic makes the cut? Let us know how we can improve.

Need a Movie Buddy?
Join us for our next Films with Friends Meet Up

Our Films with Friends meet ups are now held every Thursday at 6:00pm at Cake Betty Cafe and Cakery – 709 Vernon St. If you or someone you know needs someone to go the movies with, this is a great opportunity to see a film in a group setting. The group will be meeting for coffee, treats and conversation at 6 and will then enjoy this week’s Thursday film at The Civic! While the meet up is geared towards seniors in our community, everyone is welcome! Check out the event on Facebook

Start or Renew your Membership Now!
Did you know you can save $2.00 EVERY time you see a movie?

The $2.00 discount at the box office is only one of the many perks of being a member of Nelson Civic Theatre Society.  We also offer free screenings of classic films and cult favourites, points towards free tickets, popcorn and fountain drinks, and a voice in the direction of the organization. Click here to get started!

Recently started or renewed your membership? 
Come pick up your new swipe card!

If you’ve been in recently to start or renew your membership, you may have forgotten to pick up your new swipe cardSee us in the office to get your shiny new proof of membership!

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Coming To The Civic
Friday, March 9 TBC

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition where the laws of nature don’t apply.

Director: Alex Garland
Writers: Alex Garland (written for the screen by), Jeff VanderMeer (based on the novel by)
Stars: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tessa Thompson
115 Min / English / 14A


Game Night
Friday, March 9 TBC

A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves trying to solve a murder mystery.

Directors: John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein
Writer: Mark Perez
Stars: Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, Kyle Chandle
100 Min / English / 14A


Dawson City: Frozen in Time
Wednesday, March 14 TBC

The history of Dawson City, the gold rush town that had a historical treasure of forgotten silent films buried in permafrost for decades until 1978.

Director: Bill Morrison
Writer: Bill Morrison
Stars: Kathy Jones-Gates, Michael Gates, Sam Kula
120 Min / English / PG

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oEbHM8Vsvlo

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