Classic Film

Silent Film Special: The Gold Rush

The Canton Palace Theatre hosts a special presentation of the silent film “The Gold Rush” starring Charlie Chaplin, with special accompaniment by organist Jay Spencer at the Kilgen Organ.

Synopsis:

A prospector goes to the Klondike in search of gold and finds it and more.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 1 PM
ADMISSION: $7, general admission
RATING: Not rated
RUN TIME: 1 hour 35 minutes

80th Anniversary Presentation: The Wizard of Oz

The Canton Palace Theatre celebrates the 80th anniversary of the release “The Wizard of Oz” with a special movie event.
The event will include:

  • Music on the Kilgen Organ prior to the movie
  • Costume contest at 7pm
  • Raffle for prizes
  • Character meet and greets
  • Photo opportunities – be sure to bring your camera!

Synopsis:

Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home to Kansas and help her friends as well.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
SHOWTIME: 7:30 PM
ADMISSION: $10, general admission. Tickets also available at the door.
RATING: PG
RUN TIME: 1 hour 42 minutes

Monster Bash: Vincent Price Film Festival – Saturday

The Scary Monsters Magazine & Creepy Classics presents MONSTER BASH: Vincent Price Film Festival and Expo

Schedule:
Friday, August 16, 2019
3pm – Doors open
3pm thru Midnight – Vendors Open
5pm – Movie: Laura
7pm – Movie: House of Wax
9pm – Talk/Q&A w/ Victoria Price
10pm – Movie: The Fly
12am – Movie: House on Haunted Hill 

Saturday, August 17, 2019
12pm – Doors open
12pm thru 9pm – Vendors Open
2pm – Movie: House of Usher
4pm – Movie: Pit & the Pendulum
6pm – Talk/Q&A w/ Victoria Price
7pm – Movie: The Haunted Palace
9pm – Movie: Abominable Dr. Phibes

More info and advanced sale tickets through the Monster Bash website
Tickets also available at the doors during the festival
Ticket pricing through the Canton Palace Theatre Box Office:

  • $40 for the weekend pass [in and out privileges]
  • $20 for the day pass [in and out privileges]
  • $5 per movie [no in and out privileges]

Monster Bash: Vincent Price Film Festival – Friday

The Scary Monsters Magazine & Creepy Classics presents MONSTER BASH: Vincent Price Film Festival and Expo

Schedule:
Friday, August 16, 2019
3pm – Doors open
3pm thru Midnight- Vendors Open
5pm – Movie: Laura
7pm – Movie: House of Wax
9pm – Talk/Q&A w/ Victoria Price
10pm – Movie: The Fly
12am – Movie: House on Haunted Hill 

Saturday, August 17, 2019
12pm – Doors open
12pm thru 9pm –  Vendors Open
2pm – Movie: House of Usher
4pm – Movie: Pit & the Pendulum
6pm – Talk/Q&A w/ Victoria Price
7pm – Movie: The Haunted Palace
9pm – Movie: Abominable Dr. Phibes

More info and advanced sale tickets through the Monster Bash website
Tickets also available at the doors during the festival
Ticket pricing through the Canton Palace Theatre Box Office:

  • $40 for the weekend pass [in and out privileges]
  • $20 for the day pass [in and out privileges]
  • $5 per movie [no in and out privileges]

Silent Film Special: “The Cameraman”

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a special presentation of the silent film “The Cameraman” starring Buster Keaton, with special accompaniment by organist Jay Spencer at the Kilgen Organ.

Synopsis:

Hopelessly in love with a woman working at MGM Studios, a clumsy man attempts to become a motion picture cameraman to be close to the object of his desire.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: $7, general admission
RATING: Not rated
RUN TIME: 1 hour 9 minutes

Scream Fest: “Night of the Living Dead”

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a special showing of “Night of the Living Dead”, commemorating the film’s 50th anniversary, as part of the Scream Fest Film Series.

Synopsis:

There is panic throughout the nation as the dead suddenly come back to life. The film follows a group of characters who barricade themselves in an old farmhouse in an attempt the remain safe from these flesh eating monsters.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 7 PM
ADMISSION: $5, general admission. Tickets available at the door.
RATING: Unrated
RUN TIME: 1 hour, 36 minutes

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Scream Fest Silent Film: “The Phantom of the Opera”

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a special showing of the silent film “The Phantom of the Opera”, with special accompaniment by organist Jay Spencer at the Kilgen Organ, as part of the Scream Fest Film Series.

Synopsis:

A mad, disfigured composer seeks love with a lovely young opera singer.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: $10, general admission. Tickets available at the door.
RATING: Not rated
RUN TIME: 1 hour 33 minutes

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