Events

Beat the Heat: THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH

Come experience the magic of fantasy and the wonder of childhood at the Athena! Based on Norton Juster’s 1961 children’s book, The Phantom Tollbooth, tells the fantastical story of Milo and his... [read more]

Science on Screen® Presents MOON CHILD with George Eberts

In partnership with Cult Epics, AGFA presents a mystical fantasy film for adults, a unique gift to cinema and music fans alike boasting an unreleased soundtrack by Australian goth pioneers Dead Can... [read more]

Beat the Heat Teen Night: MOONRISE KINGDOM

There is nothing like your first love. Wes Anderson’s acclaimed film, Moonrise Kingdom, is a coming-of-age story about young love, the thrill of youth, and the need for adventure. The year is 1965,... [read more]

Free Community Screening: 1925 Silent Classic “THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA” following “MUSIC OF THE NIGHT” Under the Elms Concert

In collaboration with the 2018 UNDER THE ELMS concert series, the Athena Cinema presents a free, community screening of the 1925 silent film classic “The Phantom of the Opera”.  At 7:00 UNDER... [read more]

Beat the Heat: THE DARK CRYSTAL

From the mind that brought us Labyrinth and The Muppet Movie, comes the fan favorite — Dark Crystal, a high fantasy adventure film. Jen (Stephen Garlick), raised by the noble race called the Mystics, has... [read more]

Beat the Heat: THE GOONIES

Come enjoy the 1980s classic tale of adventure and friendship. When two brothers from the “Goon Docks” find out they might lose their house they are desperate to find a way to keep... [read more]

Beat the Heat: THE BEATLES: YELLOW SUBMARINE

Join us during Ohio Brew Week’s Last Call festivities for a one-time-only, extra special return to Pepperland! Newly restored in 4K with 5.1 Surround Sound for its 50th anniversary, Yellow Submarine is... [read more]

Beat the Heat: HOOK

When his young children are abducted by his old nemesis, Capt. Hook (Dustin Hoffman), middle-aged lawyer Peter Banning (Robin Williams) returns to his magical origins as Peter Pan. Peter must revisit a... [read more]

Beat the Heat: THE SECRET OF NIMH

Mrs. Brisby (Elizabeth Hartman), a widowed mouse, must move her children out of their home in a field before the local farmer starts plowing. Unable to leave because her son is ill,... [read more]

Athena Cinema Welcome Week Movie: THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST

The Athena Cinema and the OU LGBT Center present a special one-night-only screening of The Miseducation of Cameron Post. Discussion to follow the film screening. Cameron Post (Chloë Grace Moretz) looks the... [read more]