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Welcome to the Monarch Theatre!

The Monarch Theatre is debatably the oldest running movie theatre in Canada. It is located in downtown Medicine Hat.
Its single screen shows new, unique, and classic movies.

This Week

This week, on Feb 24, 25, 26, Mar 1 at 7:30pm, we show La La Land.

Rating: PG for infrequent coarse language.

Romantic Musical. Written and directed by Academy Award nominee Damien Chazelle. Mia (Emma Stone) is an aspiring actress. Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) is a dedicated jazz musician. They are struggling to make ends meet and find romance in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, this original musical explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams through everyday life. --RottenTomatoes.com

Poster for the film, La La Land


Next Friday, Mar 3 at 6pm, to support Hometown Hockey, we show Tooth Fairy.

Rating: G. Material is unlikely to disturb most viewers.

Comedy/Fantasy. A cynical hockey player (Dwayne Johnson) who doesn’t believe in dreams is assigned to tooth fairy duty by a tough fairy godmother (Julie Andrews). --Alberta Film Ratings

Poster for the film, Tooth Fairy

Also, on Friday, Mar 3 at 8pm, we show Slapshot.

Sport Comedy. Reggie Dunlop (Paul Newman) is the aging player-coach of the Charlestown Chiefs hockey team in the fictional Federal League. During a hopeless season, the Chiefs sign the Hanson Brothers, bespectacled violent goons. They then find success using constant fighting and violence during games. --Wikipedia, IMDb

Poster for the film, Slap Shot

On Saturday (Mar 4), Sunday (Mar 5), and Wednesday (Mar 8) at 7:30pm, we show Hidden Figures.

Rating: PG for mild coarse language and alcohol.

Biography/Drama. Based on the book by Margot Lee Shetterly. In 1960s America, three black mathematicians (Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe) become integral at NASA to the United States’ progress in the Space Race. --Alberta Film Ratings

Poster for the film, Hidden Figures
Meet the women you don't know, behind the mission you do.

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 matinee

Special Movie Deals

Each Wednesday and Sunday 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 avaiable every day! Movie pass is valid for up to one week! Call 403-529-2600 for more information.

Special Events

Poster for Snowed In Comedy Tour

On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at 8pm, Snowed In Comedy Tour makes a stop in our theatre.

Ticket price: $35

The Snowed In Comedy Tour has turned in to a Canadian success story. It has grown to become one of the largest comedy tours in Canada. Four international comedians come together to create one amazing show with each bringing a unique and hilarious take providing something for everyone.


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.