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For the Week of December 19 - December 25, 2014


The Babadook

Director: Jennifer Kent
Cast: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, and Daniel Henshall
Rating: Unrated

Six years after the violent death of her husband, Amelia (Essie Davis) is at a loss. She struggles to discipline her ‘out of control’ 6 year-old, Samuel (Noah Wiseman), a son she...

Show Times: Playing daily at 5:15, 7:10 and 9:15 with a Sunday matinee at 3:15.


The Theory of Everything

Director: James Marsh
Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, and Tom Prior
Rating: PG-13

    Starring Eddie Redmayne (“Les Misérables”) and Felicity Jones (“The Amazing Spider-Man 2″), this is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking,...

Show Times: Playing daily at 5:10, 7:30, and 9:50 with Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:40.

Holiday Film Series

Holiday Film Series

Starting November 29 and running through December 20, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will be showing afternoon screenings of popular holiday family films every Saturday at 1:00 and 3:00. To benefit area families...


Holiday Film Series: The Muppet Christmas Carol

Director: Brian Henson
Cast: Michael Caine, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson and Frank Oz
Rating: G

The Muppets perform the classic Dickens holiday tale, with Kermit the Frog taking on the role of Bob Cratchit, the put-upon employee of miserly Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine). Other Muppet repertory players...

Show Times: Playing on Saturday, December 20th at 1:00 and 3:00 as part of our Holiday Movie Series. Admission is a minimum donation of one non-perishable food item. Maximum of 5 tickets per person. Free snowflake cookies! Tickets available one week prior to each Holiday movie.



Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Cast: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, and Emma Stone
Rating: R

  BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) – famous for portraying an iconic superhero – as he struggles...

Show Times: Playing daily at 5:00, 7:15 and 9:35 with Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:45.