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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 (Sept 19, 21, 24 at 7:30pm), we show Boyhood. (No movie on Sept 20.)

Rating: 14A for frequent coarse language.

Coming-of-age drama. Filmed with the same cast for over a decade, this film follows a young man (Ellar Coltrane), his sister (Lorelei Linklater), and his parents (Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke) as the young man grows up in Texas from age five to age eighteen. --Alberta Film Ratings



Next week (Sept 26, 27, 28, Oct 1 at 7:30pm), we show Tracks.

Rating: PG for infrequent coarse language and mature subject matter.

Drama. Based on the memoir by Robyn Davidson. In the late seventies, a young woman (Mia Wasikowska) treks across the Australian deserts with her dog and four camels, while a photographer (Adam Driver) from National Geographic documents her journey. --Alberta Film Ratings

Leave Everything Behind

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

The Regimental Band of Welsh Guards

The City Centre Development Agency and The Monarch Theatre proudly present the Regimental Band of Welsh Guards.
Showtime: Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 6:30pm
Doors open at 5:30pm
Free Admission!

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.