Film Festival

Monster Bash: Bela Lugosi Film Festival – Friday

The Scary Monsters Magazine & Creepy Classics presents MONSTER BASH: Bela Lugosi Film Festival and Expo

Schedule:
Friday, August 12, 2022
3pm – Doors open
3pm thru Midnight- Vendors Open
5pm – Movie: Dracula (1931)
7pm – Movie: Chandu the Magician (1932)
9pm – Bela Lugosi presentation by Frank Dello Stritto
10pm – Movie: Island of Lost Souls (1932)
12am – Movie: Mark of the Vampire (1935)

Saturday, August 13, 2022
12pm – Doors open
12pm thru Midnight –  Vendors Open
2pm – Movie: The Devil Bat (1940)
4pm – Movie: Night Monster (1942)
6pm – Bela Lugosi presentation by Frank Dello Stritto
7pm – Movie: The Return of the Vampire (1943)
9pm – Movie: Bride of the Monster (1956)
11pm – Movie: Ed Wood (1994)

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: Bela Lugosi Film Festival – Saturday

The Scary Monsters Magazine & Creepy Classics presents MONSTER BASH: Bela Lugosi Film Festival and Expo

Schedule:

Friday, August 12, 2022
3pm – Doors open
3pm thru Midnight- Vendors Open
5pm – Movie: Dracula (1931)
7pm – Movie: Chandu the Magician (1932)
9pm – Bela Lugosi presentation by Frank Dello Stritto
10pm – Movie: Island of Lost Souls (1932)
12am – Movie: Mark of the Vampire (1935)

Saturday, August 13, 2022
12pm – Doors open
12pm thru Midnight –  Vendors Open
2pm – Movie: The Devil Bat (1940)
4pm – Movie: Night Monster (1942)
6pm – Bela Lugosi presentation by Frank Dello Stritto
7pm – Movie: The Return of the Vampire (1943)
9pm – Movie: Bride of the Monster (1956)
11pm – Movie: Ed Wood (1994)

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: 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.

Preorder concessions to pick up prior to showtime.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
SHOWTIME: 7:30 PM
ADMISSION: $10, general admission.  Reservations available in advance, tickets also available at the door.
RATING: Not rated
RUN TIME: 1 hour, 21 minutes

Silent Film: Nosferatu

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

Synopsis:

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

About John Schwandt:

Dr. John Schwandt is a nationally acclaimed performer and teacher with over 25 years of experience. Most recently, he was professor and chair of organ at the University of Oklahoma School of Music. At home in many genres of music, he can be encountered in concert across America, on many episodes of American Public Media’s syndicated program Pipedreams, accompanying silent films in churches, concert halls, and theaters, on a CD by the rock band Shiny Toy Guns, as leader of hymn festivals, consultant on organ projects, as a voicer and tonal finisher, and as judge and clinician in many settings.  Dr. Schwandt is well known for his ability as improvisateur and for engaging and exciting audiences of every kind.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
SHOWTIME: 7:30 PM
ADMISSION: $10, all seating reserved.  Please call the box office at 330.454.8172 between 11am and 3pm Monday-Friday to reserve tickets.
RATING: Not rated
RUN TIME: 1 hour, 21 minutes

2021 Malone University Open Frame Film Fest

Malone University presents the Open Frame Film Fest.

The Open Frame Film Festival is presented by the Department of Communication Arts at Malone University in Canton, Ohio. Founded in 2002, The Open Frame is an annual one-night festival that features student films. The Open Frame is NOT just a festival – it’s also a student-co-curricular group that offers students support and development as they make their films.

Learn more about Open Frame.

Preorder concessions to pick up prior to showtime.

Doors Open: 6:30pm
Films Begin: 7:00pm
Admission: Free.  All seating reserved.  Please call the box office at 330.454.8172 between 11am and 3pm Monday-Friday to reserve your seats.

Three Stooges Film Fest – Fall 2021

Join us for a collection of four Three Stooges film shorts on Canton’s largest screen, and a raffle for Three Stooges prizes!

Featured short films:
– A Missed Fortune
– Loco Boy Makes Good
– Cactus Makes Perfect
– What’s The Matador

First Responders receive free admission with valid ID.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: $7, general admission.
RUN TIME: 1 hour 30 minutes

Three Stooges Film Fest – Spring 2021

Join us for a collection of four Three Stooges film shorts on Canton’s largest screen!

Featured short films:

  • Brideless Groom
  • An Ache in Every Stake
  • In The Sweet Pie and Pie
  • Some More of Samoa

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: $10, all seating reserved. Please call the box office at 330.454.8172 between 11am and 3pm Monday-Friday to reserve your seats.  Remaining seats available for purchase at the door.
RUN TIME: 1 hour 30 minutes

CANCELLED: Three Stooges Film Fest – Spring 2020

PLEASE NOTE: This event has been cancelled as of 3/11/2020.

Join us for a collection of four Three Stooges film shorts, and join in the Curly Shuffle competition during intermission!

Featured short films TBA

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: $6, general admission. Tickets available at the door.
RUN TIME: 1 hour 30 minutes

Also featuring:

  • Music on the Kilgen Organ by organist Jay Spencer prior to the movie.

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