LOVING VINCENT

Director: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman • Cast: Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Robert Gulaczyk

MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS

Director: Kenneth Branagh • Cast: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Penelope Cruz, Willem Dafoe

MY FRIEND DAHMER

Director: Marc Meyers • Cast: Anne Heche, Vincent Kartheiser, Ross Lynch

Now Playing

LOVING VINCENT

This feature-length painted animation — the first film of its kind — explores the life and unusual death of Vincent Van Gogh via depictions of his artworks. Directed by Dorota Kobiela and... [read more]

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Showing Today: 5:10 7:35 9:40

MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS

What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie,... [read more]

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Showing Today: 5:15 7:25 9:30

MY FRIEND DAHMER

Jeffrey Dahmer murdered 17 men and boys in the Midwest United States between 1978 and 1991 before being captured and incarcerated. He would become one of America’s most infamous serial killers. This... [read more]

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Showing Today: 5:20 7:30 9:35

Special Events

Holiday Film Series: Double Feature: HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS & THE YEAR WITHOUT A SANTA CLAUS

November 30th thru December 16th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will partner with the Department of Real Estate Management, Community Engagement and Economic Development to show popular holiday family films! The price of admission will... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: ELF

November 30th thru December 16th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will partner with the Department of Real Estate Management, Community Engagement and Economic Development to show popular holiday family films! The price of admission will... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: HOME ALONE

November 30th thru December 16th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will partner with the Department of Real Estate Management, Community Engagement and Economic Development to show popular holiday family films! The price of admission will... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: NATIONAL LAMPOON’S CHRISTMAS VACATION

November 30th thru December 16th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will partner with the Department of Real Estate Management, Community Engagement and Economic Development to show popular holiday family films! The price of admission will... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: THE POLAR EXPRESS

November 30th thru December 16th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will partner with the Department of Real Estate Management, Community Engagement and Economic Development to show popular holiday family films! The price of admission will... [read more]

DROP YOUR SHORTS

Drop Your Shorts Fall 2017 Winner: ESCAPE FROM SKELETON CITY PART 1 by Chris Monday Yang Miller hosts Drop Your Shorts, a short film event celebrating the talent of local and regional... [read more]

Coming Soon

THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER

From the director of The Lobster comes a new deeply unsettling, masterfully crafted absurdity. Dr. Steven Murphy (Colin Farrell) is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon presiding over a spotless household with his ophthalmologist... [read more]

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

Warm, winning, and gloriously alive, Sean Baker’s The Florida Project is a deeply moving and unforgettably poignant look at childhood. Set on a stretch of highway just outside the imagined utopia of... [read more]

LADY BIRD

In Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig reveals herself to be a bold new cinematic voice with her directorial debut, excavating both the humor and pathos in the turbulent bond between a mother and her... [read more]

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME, the new film by Luca Guadagnino, is a sensual and transcendent tale of first love, based on the acclaimed novel by André Aciman. It’s the summer of... [read more]

WONDERSTRUCK

Based on Brian Selznick’s critically acclaimed novel Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he has never known,... [read more]

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI is a darkly comic drama from Academy Award winner Martin McDonagh (IN BRUGES). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes... [read more]


The Athena Cinema hopes to play each of these films but they are not all confirmed. When a film is confirmed an arrival date will be added. Although it is unlikely, arrival dates may be shifted due to unforeseen circumstances.

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