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Labyrinth

11:00pm - Thursday, Jan 4, 2018

The Fictionals Present Improv Against Humanity: HO HO HOliday Christmas Special

8:00pm - Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018

The Fictionals are celebrating the Christmas Season with a HO HO HOliday Special at the Rio Theatre! We're helping Santa with his naughty list by giving out sweet Christmas gifts, performing hilarious comedy during our live CAH tournament, and ...[more]

The Critical Hit Show: A #DNDLive Improvised Epic Fantasy

8:00pm - Thursday, Dec 20, 2018

The live, smash hit epic comedy returns for more monstrous merriment (and snacks!) - it's THE CRITICAL HIT SHOW! Join Vancouver's best comedic performers at the Rio Theatre for your favorite #DNDLive comedy on the last Wednesday of every month. ...[more]

The Sound of Music Sing-a-Long

6:30pm - Friday, Dec 21, 2018

Calling all Nuns, Goat herders, Baronesses, Captains, and governesses! Wave your Edelweiss this December as the hills of Commercial Drive are set to come alive with the Mother Superior of movie musicals - so get ready to yodel, people. This is ...[more]

Die Hard

11:00pm - Friday, Dec 21, 2018

"Yippee ki yay, motherfudger! Send your movie-loving' self into Christmas overdrive with what is - hands down - one of the absolute biggest, baddest motherfudging edge-of-your-seat big screen thrill rides ever, DIE HARD. In (arguably) his ...[more]

Elf

1:45pm - Saturday, Dec 22, 2018

"I just like to smile! Smiling's my favorite." Make merry-merry with a screening of the adorably hilarious and utterly charming modern Christmas classic, ELF. Will Ferrell stars as one of Santa's best helpers, a human named Buddy who heads home ...[more]

It's a Wonderful Life

4:15pm - Saturday, Dec 22, 2018

"What is it you want, Mary? You want the moon? Just say the word and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it you.” Hot Dog! At this time of year, we get inundated with audience requests for the "holiday classic to define all holiday classics," ...[more]

Love Actually

7:15pm - Saturday, Dec 22, 2018

"To me you are perfect." Rom-com master Richard Curtis (who also wrote FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL, NOTTING HILL, BRIDGET JONES' DIARY) wrote and directs a star-studded cast in LOVE ACTUALLY, a holiday staple that's achieved a kind of ...[more]

Batman Returns

10:15pm - Saturday, Dec 22, 2018

"HELLo tHERE." In the second of Tim Burton's blockbuster BATMAN films, the legendary hero (Michael Keaton) does battle against the slinky, mysterious Cat Woman (Michelle Pfeiffer) and the diabolically bizarre, sinister Penguin (Danny DeVito). ...[more]

Elf

1:00pm - Sunday, Dec 23, 2018

"I just like to smile! Smiling's my favorite." Make merry-merry with a screening of the adorably hilarious and utterly charming modern Christmas classic, ELF. Will Ferrell stars as one of Santa's best helpers, a human named Buddy who heads home ...[more]

Mid90s

3:30pm - Sunday, Dec 23, 2018

Two-time Oscar-nominated actor Jonah Hill's (SUPERBAD, THE WOLF OF WALL STREET) auspicious directorial debut MID90s (which he also wrote) is a smart, funny, sweet and insightful coming-of-age film set in 1990s Los Angeles, where 13-year-old Stevie ...[more]

Amadeus

5:45pm - Sunday, Dec 23, 2018

“This was a music I'd never heard. Filled with such longing, such unfulfillable longing... It seemed to me that I was hearing the voice of God.” Join us at the Rio Theatre as we toast, honour and celebrate the late, great auteur Miloš Forman ...[more]

Anna and the Apocalypse

9:30pm - Sunday, Dec 23, 2018

After wowing festival audiences around the world in 2017, Scottish BAFTA nominee ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE is finally hitting theatres - and it may just be the undisputed breakout zombie Christmas musical of 2018 (think SHAUN OF THE DEAD meets LA LA ...[more]

Free Solo

1:30pm - Monday, Dec 24, 2018

From award-winning documentary filmmaker E. Chai Vasarhelyi ("MERU") and world-renowned photographer and mountaineer Jimmy Chin comes National Geographic Documentary Film's FREE SOLO, a stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of the free ...[more]

Home Alone

4:00pm - Monday, Dec 24, 2018

Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ready ...[more]

It's a Wonderful Life

6:30pm - Monday, Dec 24, 2018

"What is it you want, Mary? You want the moon? Just say the word and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it you.” Hot Dog! At this time of year, we get inundated with audience requests for the "holiday classic to define all holiday classics," ...[more]

Isle of Dogs

1:45pm - Wednesday, Dec 26, 2018

In this stop-motion-animated film from writer/director Wes Anderson, an outbreak of canine flu in Japan leads all dogs to be quarantined on an island. A boy (voice of Koyu Rankin) journeys there to rescue his dog Spots (Liev Schreiber), and gets ...[more]

Free Solo

4:15pm - Wednesday, Dec 26, 2018

From award-winning documentary filmmaker E. Chai Vasarhelyi ("MERU") and world-renowned photographer and mountaineer Jimmy Chin comes National Geographic Documentary Film's FREE SOLO, a stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of the free ...[more]

Crazy Rich Asians

6:45pm - Wednesday, Dec 26, 2018

CRAZY RICH ASIANS follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu (Golden Globe nominee Constance Wu) as she accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young, to his best friend's wedding in Singapore. Excited about visiting Asia for the first time but nervous ...[more]

Anna and the Apocalypse

9:30pm - Wednesday, Dec 26, 2018

After wowing festival audiences around the world in 2017, Scottish BAFTA nominee ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE is finally hitting theatres - and it may just be the undisputed breakout zombie Christmas musical of 2018 (think SHAUN OF THE DEAD meets LA LA ...[more]

The Princess Bride

3:00pm - Thursday, Dec 27, 2018

My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die. Join us on Thursday, December 27 as we raise a glass and toast the incredible life, work, and words of late author William Goldman with a family-friendly, encore screening of one ...[more]

Edward Scissorhands

5:30pm - Thursday, Dec 27, 2018

"You see, before he came down here, it never snowed. And afterwards, it did. If he weren't up there now... I don't think it would be snowing. Sometimes, you can still catch me dancing in it." Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder make all kinds of movie ...[more]

The Sound of Music Sing-a-Long

8:30pm - Thursday, Dec 27, 2018

Calling all Nuns, Goat herders, Baronesses, Captains, and governesses! Wave your Edelweiss this December as the hills of Commercial Drive are set to come alive with the Mother Superior of movie musicals - so get ready to yodel, people. This is ...[more]

Isle of Dogs

2:45pm - Friday, Dec 28, 2018

In this stop-motion-animated film from writer/director Wes Anderson, an outbreak of canine flu in Japan leads all dogs to be quarantined on an island. A boy (voice of Koyu Rankin) journeys there to rescue his dog Spots (Liev Schreiber), and gets ...[more]

At Eternity's Gate

5:20pm - Friday, Dec 28, 2018

Academy Award-Nominee Julian Schnabel's (THE DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY) AT ETERNITY'S GATE is a journey inside the world and mind of a person who, despite skepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world's most beloved and stunning ...[more]

Border

8:00pm - Friday, Dec 28, 2018

Customs officer Tina is known for her extraordinary sense of smell. It's almost as if she can sniff out the guilt on anyone hiding something. But when Vore, a suspicious-looking man, walks past her, her abilities are challenged for the first time ...[more]

The Lord of the Rings (40th Anniversary Screening!)

10:30pm - Friday, Dec 28, 2018

Controversial animator Ralph Bakshi's (FRITZ THE CAT) literal adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic fantasy trilogy, The Lord of the Rings, is brought to the screen in a reverent, stilted way, with Bakshi forsaking his sharp-edged animated ...[more]

Eighth Grade

5:45pm - Saturday, Dec 29, 2018

In writer-director Bo Burnham's startlingly real feature film debut, the painful awkwardness (social and otherwise) of modern teen-dom is pitch-perfectly captured via a thirteen-year-old protagonist named Kayla (Golden Globe nominee Elsie Fisher, ...[more]

Sorry To Bother You

8:00pm - Saturday, Dec 29, 2018

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) discovers a magical key to professional success, which propels him into a macabre universe of "powercalling" that leads to material glory. But the ...[more]

Hereditary

10:30pm - Saturday, Dec 29, 2018

When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter's family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. The more they discover, the more they find themselves trying to outrun the ...[more]

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