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Welcome to the Monarch Theatre!

The Monarch Theatre is debatably the OLDEST running movie theatre in Canada located downtown Medicine Hat.
Its single screen shows new, unique, and classic movies.

This Week's Movie


This week (Aug 29, 30, 31, Sept 3 at 7:30pm), we show Magic in the Moonlight.

Rating: PG for tobacco and alcohol use.

Romantic Comedy. On the French Riviera in the 1920s, a famous stage magician (Colin Firth) is brought in to debunk a young woman who purports to be a spirit medium (Emma Stone), and is charmed by her. Personal and professional complications ensue. --Alberta Film Ratings, IMDb




Next week (Sept 5, 6, 7, 10 at 7:30pm), we show Snowpiercer.

Rating: 14A for brutal violence.

Science Fiction Action. Set in a future where a failed climate-change fix kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few. These people boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges. Paying elite passengers live in the front cars in privilege and luxury. Stowaway beggars live in the back cars in misery.

Seventeen years later, Curtis (played by Chris Evans) leads a revolution by the tail dwellers to take control of Snowpiercer.

--IMDb, Wikipedia

Monday Night At The Movies

On the third Monday from September to May, Monday Night At The Movies presents movies as a fundraiser for the Society of Friends of the Public Library.

Regular admission prices:

$8 for adults
$7 for seniors (65+)
$7 for students with valid student ID
$6 for children (12 and under)

Special Movie Deals

Each Wednesday and Sunday evening is our 5&5 special.

This means admission is $5 and a medium pop & popcorn combo is only $5!!

Dinner and a Movie with:

Inspire Cafe

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday after 5pm is Dinner and a Movie with Inspire Cafe. With that deal, you receive a movie pass which is valid for up to one week! Call 403-548-2233 for more information.

Twist Logo
Every Friday and Saturday evening is Dinner and a Movie with Twist Wine Bistro and Restaurant, movie pass is valid for up to one week! Call 403-528-2188 for more information.

Mario's Logo
Monday and Thursday evening is Dinner and a Movie with Mario's Restaurant, movie pass is valid for up to one week! Call 403-529-2600 for more information.

Special Events

A Trip down the Vegas Strip

Showtime: October 9, 2014 at 7:30pm
Tickets available at The Monarch Theatre: 403-526-2603
Cost: $39.95
"Trip Down The Vegas Strip" is a glimpse into the yesteryears of Vegas in its heyday. Elvis, Roy Orbison, Tom Jones, Neil Diamond. . . come and visit Vegas showrooms without having to travel to Vegas. This is a night of entertainment sure to either take you back in time to fabulous Las Vegas or make you wish you had been there!

The Monarch Theatre is available to rent. See our rent form for more information.