Directed by Bo Burnham. US. 2018. R. 1 hour 34 minutes. A24. Digital.
Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school—the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year—before she begins high school.
Please Note: Since several parent/child advocacy groups and family-focused critics recommend that eighth graders and older teens see the new film Eighth Grade, the Colonial will waive the voluntary . . .
Directed by Iram Haq. Norway. 2017. 14+. 1 hour 46 minutes. Kino Lorber. Digital. In Norwegian and Urdu with English subtitles.
Ends Thu, Aug 16.
Sixteen-year-old Nisha (Maria Mozhdah) lives a double life. When out with her friends, she’s a normal Norwegian teenager. At home with her family, she is the perfect Pakistani daughter. But when her father (Adil Hussain) catches her alone with her boyfriend in her room, Nisha’s two worlds brutally collide. To set an example and escape the judgment of their peers, her parents . . .
It’s the brassy, bright, and promising year of 1959. Boston’s Colonial Theatre is host to the opening night performance of a new musical. When the leading lady mysteriously dies on stage the entire cast & crew are suspects. Enter a local detective, who just happens to be a musical theatre fan! A hilarious journey for the audience, the original Broadway production garnered 8 Tony nominations in 2007 including . . .
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 Robert Zemeckis. US. 1985. PG. 1 hour 56 minutes. Universal. Digital.
After an experiment by an eccentric scientist (Christopher Lloyd) goes haywire, high schooler Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) travels back in time to the ’50s – and meets the teenage versions of his parents! In the next few days, Marty must make sure his teenage parents fall in love, figure out a way to make the time machine work again, and travel back to the future – before he ceases to exist . . .