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Welcome to the Monarch Theatre!

The Monarch Theatre is the oldest operational movie theatre in Canada. It is located in downtown Medicine Hat.

Its single screen shows new, unique, and classic movies.

This Week

This week, Aug 18, 19, 20, 23 at 7:30pm, we show A Ghost Story.

Rating: PG for coarse language. Not Recommended For Young Children

Drama. C (Casey Affleck) is a struggling musician living with his wife M (Rooney Mara) in a small suburban house. C is killed in a car accident outside his home. At the morgue, he awakens as a ghost covered in a white sheet with two black holes for eyes. --Wikipedia

Poster for the film, A Ghost Story
It's All About Time


Next week, Aug 25, 26, 27, 30 at 7:30pm, we show Detroit.

Rating: 14A for frequent, often aggressive coarse language and brutal violence.

Crime Drama. During the Detroit race riots of 1967, members of the National Guard (Austin Hébert) and the police (Will Poulter, Jack Reynor) terrorize a group of black men (Algee Smith, Jacob Latimore) and white women (Hannah Murray), leaving three men dead. --Alberta Film Ratings

Poster for the film, Detroit

Regular admission prices:

$8 for adults
$7 for seniors (65+)
$7 for students with valid student ID
$6 for children (12 and under)
$6 for matinees

Special Movie Deals

Each Sunday and Wednesday evening is our 6&6 special.

This means admission is $6 and a medium popcorn & a can of pop combo is only $6!!

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.

Mario's Logo
Bearded Bull

Dinner and a Movie with Mario's Restaurant is available every day! Movie pass is valid for up to one week! Call 403-529-2600 for more information.


We thank the volunteers from Friends of the Monarch Theatre for running the box office.

The Monarch Theatre is available to rent. See our rent form for more information.