This week at the Harbor Theater

Tue, 06/11/2024 - 12:00pm

Story Location:
185 Townsend Avenue
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
United States

“Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga” - (R; 2 hours, 28 minutes) - Receiving an 8-minute standing ovation at its Cannes World Premiere, “Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga” is delivering full-throttle entertainment in this the prequel to “Mad Max: Fury Road” (2015). In an apocalyptic society, a young Furiosa (Alyla Browne) is snatched from the Green Place of Many Mothers and falls into the hands of a great biker horde led by the warlord Dementus (Chris Hemsworth). Over time, sweeping through the wasteland, they encounter the citadel presided over by Immortan Joe (Lacy Hulme). As the two tyrants fight for dominance, an older Furiosa (Anya Taylor-Joy) soon finds herself in a nonstop battle to make her way home. Final shows: Wednesday, June 12, 2 (OCAP) and 7 p.m. (regular), Thursday, June 13, 7 p.m.

“He [Hemsworth] has perhaps created one of the all-time-great screen villains in his bike-gang leader Warlord Dementus.” – The Washington Post

“IF” - (PG; 1 hour, 45 minutes) - Family Movie Deal on Opening Night: Get two FREE admissions opening night, June 14 (1 adult and 1 child's ticket) and one free large popcorn for each family. Additional family members pay regular ticket prices ($10 Adult, $8 child). Passes available at www.boothbaycinema.org.

From writer and director John Krasinski, “IF” is about a girl who discovers that she can see everyone’s imaginary friends — and what she does with that superpower — as she embarks on a magical adventure to reconnect forgotten IFs with their kids. IF stars Ryan Reynolds, John Krasinski, Cailey Fleming, Fiona Shaw, and the voices of Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Louis Gossett Jr. and Steve Carell (who voices a huge, cuddly purple creature) alongside many more as the wonderfully unique characters that reflect the incredible power of a child’s imagination. Opening Friday, June 14, 7 p.m., Saturday, June 15, 7 p.m.; Sunday, June 16, 2 p.m.; Monday, June 17, 7 p.m.; Tuesday, June 18, 7 p.m.; Wednesday, June 19 at 2 p.m. (OCAP) & 7 p.m. (regular), Thursday, June 20, 7 p.m.

“Bells and whistles and imaginary friends aside, it’s that message of the inner child that’s ultimately essential – and IF channels just enough of it for this viewer to, at least for a few moments, remember hers.” – Adrian Horton, Guardian

Coming soon: “Summer Camp” tells the story of Nora (Diane Keaton), Ginny (Kathy Bates), and Mary (Alfre Woodard), who have been best friends since being inseparable at summer camp. Film Note: The Production Executive for this film is none other than Boothbay Harbor’s own Nicholas Erickson who graduated from Boothbay Region High School in 2007 and has made his Hollywood dreams of producing movies a reality! 

Harbor Theater is open for 2 p.m. matinees on Wednesday (OCAP – Open Caption Screening) and Sunday. Shows Monday through Saturday at 7 p.m. nightly. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for members and children under 18. ADA-mandated Audio Descriptive (AD) and Closed Caption (CC) devices are available for the visually and hearing-impaired. Inquire at the concession stand