Classic Film

Silent Film: Nosferatu

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a special showing of the silent film “Nosferatu”, with accompaniment by organist Jay Spencer at the Kilgen Organ.

Synopsis:

Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter’s wife.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: $7, general admission. Tickets available at the door.
RATING: Not rated
RUN TIME: 1 hour, 21 minutes

Silent Film: Nosferatu

Hitchcock Double Feature: Train Edition

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a train-centric double feature of Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest and Strangers on a Train, as well as a pre-movie concert by Jay Spencer at the Kilgen Organ.

Synopsis

North by Northwest –  A New York City advertising executive goes on the run after being mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies.

Strangers on a Train– A psychopath forces a tennis star to comply with his theory that two strangers can get away with murder.

Also be sure to check out Hitchcock Double Feature: The Birds and Psycho

Details

SHOWTIMES: 6:00 PM for North by Northwest, 8:45 PM for Strangers on a Train
INTERMISSION: 8:20 PM – 8:45 PM
DOORS OPEN: 5:30 PM
ADMISSION: $5 per movie or $8 for both, general admission
RATING: North by Northwest  – Not rated, Strangers on a Train – PG
RUN TIME: North by Northwest  – 2 hours and 16 minutes, Strangers on a Train – 1 hour and 41 minutes

Hitchcock Double Feature: Train Edition

Sci-Fi Double Feature: Plan 9 from Outer Space and The War of the Worlds

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a sci-fi double feature with Plan 9 from Outer Space (1958) and The War of the Worlds (1953).

Synopsis:

Plan 9 from Outer Space –  After the embarrassing failure of the first eight plans, a group of evil aliens enacts plan nine – resurrecting the dead to take over the Earth.

The War of the Worlds – When a scorching meteor-like object crashes to Earth, a scientist waits three ill-fated days for the object – a spaceship filled with Martians – to cool.  Meanwhile, the extraterrestrials continue their invasion of the planet.

Details

SHOWTIMES: 7:30 PM for Plan 9 from Outer Space, 9:10 PM for War of the Worlds
INTERMISSION: 8:50 PM – 9:10 PM
DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: $5 per movie or $7 for both, general admission
RATING: Plan 9 from Outer Space – Not rated, The War of the Worlds – G
RUN TIME: Plan 9 from Outer Space – 1 hour 9 minutes, The War of the Worlds – 1 hour 25 minutes

Sci-Fi Double Feature: Plan 9 from Outer Space and The War of the Worlds

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

Silent Film Special: The Gold Rush

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

80th Anniversary Presentation: The Wizard of Oz

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 – Saturday

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]
Monster Bash: Vincent Price Film Festival – Friday

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

Silent Film Special: “The Cameraman”

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

Also featuring:

Scream Fest: “Night of the Living Dead”

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

Also featuring:

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

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