Wilmette's entertainment destination, offering top quality first run and art films and a variety of live theater, concerts, comedy, and kids' shows.

Current and Upcoming Movies

To purchase tickets for movies or events showing on multiple dates, go to the ticket website, select the date, then select the time for the screening that you would like to attend.

Tuesday 7/222:00, 4:30
Wednesday 7/232:00, 7:00
Thursday 7/242:00

Rating: PG-13

The Grand Seduction

 A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to charm him into staying. As the doctor's time in the village winds to a close, acting mayor Murray French has no choice but to pull out all the stops and begin The Grand Seduction. (c)eOne

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Tuesday 7/227:00
Wednesday 7/234:30
Thursday 7/247:00
Friday 7/251:00
Saturday 7/261:00
Sunday 7/272:00
Monday 7/284:30
Tuesday 7/297:00
Wednesday 7/304:30
Thursday 7/312:00

Rating: R

Run time: 115

To go along with the movie Chef , The Avenue Restaurant will serve authentic Mojitos $6 and beef Empandas with a spicy dipping sauce 3 for $6

Chef

Chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner (Dustin Hoffman), he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with his ex-wife (Sofia Vergara), his friend (John Leguizamo) and his son to launch a food truck. Taking to the road, Chef Carl goes back to his roots to reignite his passion for the kitchen -- and zest for life and love. (c) Open Road

 

 

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Tuesday 7/22No Showings
Wednesday 7/23No Showings
Thursday 7/244:30

Rating: Not rated

Run time: 1 hr 24 min

Finding Vivian Maier

A mysterious nanny, who secretly took over 100,000 photographs that were hidden in storage lockers and discovered decades later, is now considered among the 20th century's greatest photographers. Maier's strange and riveting life and art are revealed through never before seen photographs, films, and interviews with dozens who thought they knew her. An exhibition of Maier's work is on display in November at New York's Howard Greenberg Gallery.

   

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Tuesday 7/222:00, 4:30, 7:00
Wednesday 7/232:00, 4:30, 7:00
Thursday 7/242:00, 4:30, 7:00
Friday 7/251:30, 3:30
Saturday 7/263:15
Sunday 7/272:00
Monday 7/284:30
Tuesday 7/294:30
Wednesday 7/304:30
Thursday 7/314:30

Rating: PG

Run time: 105 Minutes

Opening July 18th: Dragon 2

DreamWorks Animation returns to the world of dragons and Vikings in this sequel to their successful 2010 outing How to Train Your Dragon. The original film followed the exploits of a Viking chief's son, who must capture a dragon in order to mark his passage into manhood and prove his worthiness to the tribe. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi 

Friday 7/255:30, 8:00
Saturday 7/268:00
Sunday 7/274:15, 7:00
Monday 7/282:00, 7:00
Tuesday 7/292:00, 7:00
Wednesday 7/302:00, 7:00
Thursday 7/312:00, 7:00

Rating: R

Run time: 2 hours 14 minutes

OPENING JULY 25TH: JERSEY BOYS

Clint Eastwood's big screen version of the Tony Award-winning musical tells the story of the four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic `60s rock group The Four Seasons. Their trials and triumphs are accompanied by the hit songs that influenced a generation, and are now being embraced by a new generation of fans through the stage musical.(c) Warner Bros.

 

 

Friday 7/253:15, 5:30, 8:00
Saturday 7/265:30, 8:00
Sunday 7/274:30, 7:00
Monday 7/282:00, 7:00
Tuesday 7/292:00, 4:30
Wednesday 7/302:00, 7:00
Thursday 7/314:30, 7:00

Rating: R

Run time: 120 Minute

Opening July 25: The Immigrant

In James Gray's THE IMMIGRANT, Ewa Cybulski (Marion Cotillard) and her sister sail to New York from their native Poland in search of a new start and the American dream. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda (Angela Sarafyan) is ill, and the two women are separated. Ewa is released onto the mean streets of Manhattan while her sister is quarantined. Alone, with nowhere to turn and desperate to reunite with Magda, Ewa quickly falls prey to Bruno (Joaquin Phoenix), a charming butwicked man who takes her in and forces her into prostitution. The arrival of Orlando (Jeremy Renner) - a dashing stage magician who is also Bruno's cousin - restores her self-belief and hopes for a brighter future, becoming her only chance to escape the nightmare in which she finds herself. (c) Weinstein Co 

Coming Soon: Violette

Violette Leduc, born out of wedlock at the beginning of the 20th century, encountered Simone de Beauvoir in the post-WWII years in St-Germain-des-Prés. An intense relationship began between the two women, which would last their whole lives, a relationship based on the quest for freedom through writing, for Violette, and, for Simone, on the conviction that she held the fate of an extraordinary writer in her hands.