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Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021 M
We are thrilled to reveal the vibrant and diverse showcase of films for the Alliance Française French Film Festival, returning this March 23 for its luminous 32nd season. Our spectacular selection of French film will whisk viewers from their cinema seats
Monday Doubles: Vertigo + Rear Window (APR 12) M
Get a double dose of the Master of Suspense – Alfred Hitchcock with these two classics featuring James Stewart. Two great films for only $15!
Uncle Vanya - Special Stage to Screen Event CTC
Full of tumultuous frustration and hidden passions, but brimming with hope and optimism for the future, Uncle Vanya is a must-see event for our times.
Post-film Q&A Screening of Creation Stories, with Alan McGee (APR 14) MA15
Join us on April 14 for a special post-film Zoom Q&A screening of Creation Stories, with Alan McGee. You will be able to submit your questions to the legendary Alan McGee and find out more about his life in the music business, what it is like to have
Girlfriends' Getaway: Sex and the City MA15
Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from SJ Establishment and other great local businesses.
Advance preview + live jazz: The United States Vs. Billie Holiday (APR 16) CTC
Join us for live jazz from Trio Montagne and drink specials during advance previews of the Golden Globe Award winning The United States Vs. Billie Holiday.
Special Sunday Tea and Scones event: Supernova (APR 18) M
Join us for the Adelaide Tea and Scones Screening of the moving, loving drama, Supernova, starring Stanley Tucci and Colin Firth. Tea and scones (sponsored by T2) will be served for all in attendance. Sunday April 18, at 11:00 AM at Palace Nova Eastend.
Opera di Roma: Rigoletto E
Captured live over the European summer from Rome’s Circus Maximus, this highly cinematic new production sets Verdi’s classic tragedy in an imaginary criminal world.
Monday Doubles: The Royal Tenenbaums + Rushmore (APR 19) MA15
Get a double dose of the quirky works of Wes Anderson with two great films for only $15!
Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021 closing night M
Celebrate the end of another brilliant season of French cinema with our Closing Night reception! From the director of worldwide smash hit The Bélier Family comes #Iamhere, an endearing culture-clash comedy about a French chef seeking love and inspiration
Advance preview - Mortal Kombat (APR 21) on the ExiMax R18
See it first! Join us for an advance preview of the explosive new cinematic adventure that is Mortal Kombat, filmed in SA, on Wednesday April 21.
Advance preview - Mortal Kombat (APR 21) at Prospect R18
See it first! Join us for an advance preview of the explosive new cinematic adventure that is Mortal Kombat, filmed in SA, on Wednesday April 21.
This Is Port Adelaide - advance preview with special guests (APR 21) M
Join us for this advance preview of This Is Port Adelaide with a special intro by filmmaker Nicole Miller and George Fiacchi.
WIN a Big Picture Gaming session on the ExiMax! R18
Buy your ticket to see Mortal Kombat online and you could WIN a Big Picture Gaming session on the ExiMax valued at $2000!
Mortal Kombat - opening night at Eastend R18
GET OVER HERE! Join us on April 22 for the opening night of Mortal Kombat, filmed in Adelaide.
Mortal Kombat - opening night at Prospect R18
GET OVER HERE! Join us on April 22 for the opening night of Mortal Kombat, filmed in Adelaide.
The Great Movie Epics series: West Side Story (APR 25) PG
Robert Wise's Oscar-winning musical is a modern day Romeo and Juliet filled with terrific songs by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim accompanying vibrant dance scenes and stylish visuals.
Monday Doubles: Dog Day Afternoon + Goodfellas (APR 26) MA15
Get a double dose of gritty and iconic crime dramas based on real life events, with two great films for only $15!
Moro Spanish Film Festival 2021 CTC
The Moro Spanish Film Festival presented by Palace returns with a curated selection of 29 films offering film lovers a cinematic journey across Spain and Latin America.
Spanish Film Festival opening night event (APR 27) CTC
Join us for the Australian premiere of the joyous new rom-com Rosa’s Wedding featuring the superb Candela Peña. The Opening Night reception includes Estrella Damm Beer, wine, tapas, sangria and more, followed by the film, Rosa's Wedding.
Special advance preview - Wrath of Man (APR 28) MA15
Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham join forces to bring to the big screen a hard hitting action thriller on the hunt for the men who killed his son.
NT Live (Encore): A View From The Bridge E
In Brooklyn, longshoreman Eddie Carbone welcomes his Sicilian cousins to the land of freedom. But when one of them falls for his beautiful niece, they discover that freedom comes at a price.
The Great Movie Epics series: Doctor Zhivago (MAY 2) PG
David Lean's epic romance is set against the Russian Revolution with exquisite cinematography and stars the legendary Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Sir Alec Guinness and Rod Steiger.
Young At Heart presents: Bye Bye Mr. Etxebeste (MAY 2) E18+
Join us for a glass of Il Fiore sparkling and a sweet treat before the screening of this sharp social satire about corruption, marriage and power in local politics.
Monday Doubles: Philadelphia Story + Ninotchka (MAY 3) G
Two great old Hollywood classics rarely seen on Australian screens for only $15!
Spanish Film Festival 2021's Argentinian Night - Heroic Losers (MAY 5) CTC
Argentina’s submission for the Best International Feature Film at the 2020 Academy Awards®, Heroic Losers is a classic underdog adventure that has won widespread praise from audiences and critics alike. Featuring an all-star Argentinian cast (including Ri
Wide of the Mark - special event (MAY 7) M
Join us on May 7 at 7PM at Palace Nova Cinemas Eastend for a special presentation of Wide of the Mark. This fantastic new film follows six riders with a hunger for motorcycle adventure, hand building their road bikes to tackle Tasmania’s rugged off-road t
Met Opera Encore: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci CTC
Opera’s favourite double bill returns in the evocative production by Sir David McVicar, who sets the action across two time periods but in the same Sicilian village.
The Great Movie Epics series: Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood (MAY 9) MA15
Brad Pitt, Leonardo Di Caprio and Margot Robbie lead the cast in Quentin Tarantino's love letter to 60's Hollywood, telling the story of a TV cowboy and his stuntman; while revising the history of the Manson Family's killing spree.
Monday Doubles: Parasite + Memories of Murder (MAY 10) MA15
Experience the thrills and chills of award winning director Bong Joon Ho's two greatest films for only $15!
The Great Movie Epics series: The Sound of Music (MAY 16) G
The hills are alive with nuns, Nazis and the Von Trapp family singing those beloved songs. This classic stars Julie Andrews and Christopher Plumber in Robert Wise's blockbuster.
Monday Doubles: Psycho + The Birds (MAY 17) MA15
Get a double dose of the Master of Suspense – Alfred Hitchcock with these two classics. Maybe even bring your mother… and enjoy two great films for only $15!
Girlfriends' Getaway: Ghost M
Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from SJ Establishment and other great local businesses.
Exhibition on Screen: Sunflowers (MAY 22 & 23) E
Vincent van Gogh’s Sunflowers are among his most famous works and are some of the most iconic paintings in the world. In an extraordinary exhibition, the Van Gogh Museum took a new and revealing look at the five publicly owned versions of sunflowers in a
The Great Movie Epics series: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (MAY 23) MA15
Sergio Leone's epic Civil War-western is a visual feast on the big screen with Ennio Morricone's music backing the struggle for power between Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef and Eli Wallach.
Monday Doubles: The Searchers + Rio Bravo (MAY 24) PG
Here is your chance to grab a double dose of John Wayne as we present two of The Duke’s most loved western classics for only $15!
Vegan Film Festival 2021 - Opening Night (MAY 28) M
Opening night of the Vegan Film Festival 2021. Walk the green carpet and enjoy vegan wine on arrival from Brown Brothers & canapes by Frencesco's Osteria.
Vegan Film Festival 2021 - Session 1 (MAY 29) M
Session 1 of the Vegan Film Festival 2021. An advantageous celebration of unique storytelling and compassion by Australian and international filmmakers.
Vegan Film Festival 2021 - Session 2 (MAY 29) M
Session 2 of the Vegan Film Festival 2021. An advantageous celebration of unique storytelling and compassion by Australian and international filmmakers.
Vegan Film Festival 2021 - Session 3 (MAY 29) M
Session 3 of the Vegan Film Festival 2021. An advantageous celebration of unique storytelling and compassion by Australian and international filmmakers.
The Great Movie Epics series: Apocalypse Now - the Final Cut (MAY 30) MA15
The definitive cut of Francis Ford Coppola's dark reflection on the insanity of the Vietnam War, starring Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, and Robert Duvall.
Monday Doubles: Dial M for Murder + Kiss Me Kate (MAY 31) PG
See two amazing Hollywood classics in 3D as they were meant to be seen for only $15!
NT Live (Encore): Follies E
Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.
The Great Movie Epics series: JFK (JUN 6) M
Oliver Stone's JFK, starring Kevin Costner, is an entertaining mix of intrigue and conspiracy theories investigating the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
In the Heights - advance previews CTC
From the creative mind behind Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda brings us an advance preview of his new film "In the Heights".
The Great Movie Epics series: Lawrence of Arabia (JUN 13) PG
Peter O'Toole stars in David Lean's sprawling desert adventure about the British officer who united the Arab tribes to bring down the Ottoman empire. Stunning on the big screen!
Girlfriends' Getaway: Bridesmaids MA15
Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from SJ Establishment and other great local businesses.
The Great Movie Epics series: Titanic (JUN 20) M
Winner of 11 Oscars, Leonardo Di Caprio and Kate Winslet star in James Cameron's epic disaster movie - a blend of spectacular visuals and old-fashioned melodrama.
Art on Screen - Raphael: The Young Prodigy (JUN 26 & 27) CTC
Raphael: The Young Prodigy tells the story of the artist from Urbino, beginning with his extraordinary early portraits of women - the Mother, the Friend, the Secret Lover and the Client.
The Great Movie Epics series: Gone with the Wind (JUN 27) PG
This grandaddy of all epics stars Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh in a love affair set in the American South during the Civil War and Reconstruction.
NT Live (Encore): No Man's Land E
Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart lead the cast in this glorious revival of Harold Pinter’s comic classic.
Black Widow opening night special event (JUL 9) CTC
The highly anticipated return to the MCU happens on July 9 with Black Widow on the LARGEST SCREEN in Adelaide - the ExiMax! Join us on opening night for drink specials and Marvel cosplay.
Exhibition on Screen: Leonardo The Works (JUL 10 & 11) E
Leonardo da Vinci is acclaimed as the world’s favourite artist. Many TV shows and feature films have showcased this extraordinary genius but often not examined closely enough is the most crucial element of all: his art.
Met Opera Encore: Don Pasquale CTC
Anne Netrebko sings Norina, the role that made her a Met favourite, in this hilarious comedy by Donizetti. Alongside the superstar soprano, the exceptional bel canto cast features tenor Matthew Polenzani as Ernesto, baritone Mariusz Kwiecie? as Dr. Malate
Art on Screen - Pompeii: Sin City (JUL 24 & 25) CTC
Pompeii: Sin City is a journey back in time, to two thousand years ago, laying bare the myths and characters that helped make this site extraordinary, and rendered it timeless.
Exhibition on Screen: Cezanne: Portraits Of A Life (AUG 14 & 15) CTC
Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before travelling to London and Washington.
Met Opera Encore: Rigoletto CTC
Director Michael Mayer reimagines Verdi’s towering tragedy in 1960s Las Vegas – an ideal setting for this eternal conflict of depravity and innocence.
Art on Screen - Munch: Love Phantoms & Lady Vampires (AUG 28 & 29) CTC
The debt contemporary culture has towards Munch is impressive, from Andy Warhol to Ingmar Bergman, from Marina Abramovich to Jasper Johnes. If his painting has become a symbol and at the same time an omen of the tragedies of the twentieth century, his art
Exhibition on Screen: Lucian Freud (SEP 11 & 12) E
For the first time in history the Royal Academy of Arts in London, in collaboration with the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, is bringing together Lucian Freud’s self-portraits.
Art on Screen - Tutankhamun: The Last Exhibition (SEP 18 & 19) CTC
Art on Screen - Tutankhamun: The Last Exhibition explores the relics associated with the Tutankhamun exhibition.