Directed by Stephen Elliott . Australia. 1994. R. 1 hour 44 minutes. Park Circus. Digital.
Sponsored by LGBT Equality Alliance of Chester County
When drag queen Anthony (Hugo Weaving) agrees to take his act on the road, he invites fellow drag queen Adam (Guy Pearce) and transgender woman Bernadette (Terence Stamp) to come along. In their colorful bus, named Priscilla, the three performers travel across the Australian desert performing for enthusiastic crowds and homophobic locals. But when the other two performers learn the truth about why Anthony took the job, it threatens their . . .
Directed by Walter Hill. US. 1979. R. 1 hour 33 minutes minutes. Paramount. Digital.
Come out to play with Cult Cinema when we present this very special 40th Anniversary Screening of Walter Hill’s classic action flick! A turf battle between New York City street gangs that rages from Coney Island to the Bronx. The Warriors are mistakenly fingered for the killing of a gang leader. Soon they have every gang in the city out to get revenge and they must make their way . . .
Treat dad to a knock-out afternoon of Philly-set classics with the Colonial’s Dad’s a Champ! Rocky & Creed Marathon! On the card: the restoration of the original Rocky, the winner of our audience sequel poll -Rocky IV, and the first installment of the incredibly cool Creed series! See your favorite film – or go the distance and see all three!
Individual Film Tickets
Seniors & . . .
Sponsored by CENTURY 21 Norris-Valley Forge
Take advantage of the wonderful weather (and your membership) by joining fellow members on the Colonial’s rooftop deck for a series of special outdoor screenings! What’s playing? That’ll be a surprise until show time – but we can tell you that each title is a gem! So bring your favorite camping chair and we’ll supply the movies – and a few other treats! Rain dates will typically be . . .
Directed by Steven Spielberg . US. 1975. PG. 2 hours 4 minutes minutes. Universal. Digital.
Sponsored by Neil Spak, REALTOR®
There’s only one way to truly welcome summer… our annual screening of Steven Spielberg’s first blockbuster – Jaws! In this summertime classic, a hungry stranger (Bruce the Shark) comes to the beaches of Amity Island and all hell breaks loose. Now, it’s up to the town’s police chief (Roy Scheider), a marine biologist (Richard Dreyfuss) and a salty shark fisherman (Robert Shaw) to stop this 25-foot . . .
Directed by Jeannot Szwarc. US. 1978. PG. 1 hour 56 minutes minutes. Universal. Digital.
Sponsored by Shorty's Sunflower Cafe
Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the movies… Jaws 2 swims into the Colonial! Years after the shark attacks that left Amity Island reeling, Chief Martin Brody (Roy Scheider) finds new trouble lurking in the waters. Mayor Larry Vaughn (Murray Hamilton) wants to rid the beach town of the stain on its reputation. But the disappearance of a pair of divers suggests that all is . . .
Directed by Jeannie Livingston. US. 1990. R. 1 hour 11 minutes. Janus Films. Digital Restoration.
Sponsored by LGBT Equality Alliance of Chester County
Where does voguing come from, and what, exactly, is throwing shade? This landmark documentary provides a vibrant snapshot of the 1980s through the eyes of New York City’s African American and Latinx Harlem drag ball scene. Made over seven years, Paris Is Burning offers an intimate portrait of rival fashion “houses,” from fierce contests for trophies, to house mothers offering sustenance in a world rampant with homophobia and transphobia . . .
ON SALE DATES
MEMBERS ONLY: MAY 30, 12:30PM
GENERAL PUBLIC MAY 31, 12:30PM
(There is no screening of The Blob on Friday night. All film screenings are on Saturday and Sunday.)
We strongly recommend you purchase online. Our phone lines get busy fast and we may not get to you before we sell out!
Enjoy our Friday Night Spook Show, hosted by Mr. Lobo, followed . . .
When Adams (Leslie Nielsen) and his crew are sent to investigate the silence from a planet inhabited by scientists, he finds all but two have died. Dr. Morbius and his daughter Altaira have somehow survived a hideous monster which roams the planet. Unknown to Adams, Morbius has made a discovery, and has no intention of sharing it (or his daughter!) with anyone.
This double feature is showing twice . . .
A young alien (David Love) falls for a pretty teenage Earth girl (Dawn Anderson) and they team up to try to stop the plans of his invading cohorts, who intend to use Earth as a food-breeding ground for giant lobsters from their planet. The invaders, who arrive in a flying saucer, carry deadly ray guns that turn Earth-people into skeletons.
7:30 – Doors Open to the 1903 . . .
Blobfest Sunday programming has grown to include a diverse assortment of specialty treats. This year will feature new short films from the The Lost Skeleton Returns Again, a mini-festival of Blobfest Shorty entries from years past, thrilling Q&As, starting of course with a screening of The Blob. Plus much more!
12:30 – Doors open
1:00 – Q&A with Marta Kristen
1:30 – A Blobby . . .
Tickets on sale Fri, May 3 @ 12:30PM.
Tickets on Sale Fri, May 3 at 12:30 PM!
Spend a fast-and-furious two hours with America’s drive-in movie critic as he uses over 200 clips and stills to review the history of rednecks in America as told through the classics of both grindhouse and mainstream movies. You will learn:
The identity of the first redneck in history.
The precise date the first redneck arrived in . . .