Showtimes for the week of Friday April 29

Landmark Cinemas 8 Grant Park (Empire)

Unit 127 - 1120 Grant Avenue
Winnipeg, MB
R3M 2A6
(204) 453-4084

Movie Ratings

GENERAL
Suitable for all audiences
PARENTAL GUIDANCE
Theme and content may not be suitable for all children. Most suitable for mature viewers over 12
14A
Suitable for persons 14 years of age and older. An adult must accompany those under 14
18A
Suitable for persons 18 years of age and older. Persons ages 14-17 must be accompanied by an adult
RESTRICTED
Restricted to persons 18 years of age and older

Box Office - Weekend Top 10

  • 1 The Jungle Book $61,538,821
  • 2 The Huntsman: Winter's War $19,445,035
  • 3 Barbershop: The Next Cut $10,518,254
  • 4 Zootopia $6,579,545
  • 5 The Boss $6,228,205
  • 6 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Jus... $5,502,033
  • 7 Criminal $3,116,777
  • 8 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 $2,096,025
  • 9 Compadres $1,397,434
  • 10 Eye in the Sky $1,204,335

Landmark Cinemas 8 Grant Park (Empire) Movie Listings

  • Borealis

    14A | Drama | 95 minutes

    When unemployed gambler Jonah (Jonas Chernick) loses a load of money at a poker game, he decides to reconnect with his pot-smoking teenaged daughter Aurora (Joey King). He takes her on a road trip to show her the beautiful Northern Lights, before she goes completely blind due to to a vision disorder.

    It's also convenient that the trip gets him out of town before he has to pay his debt. What he doesn't realize is that they are being followed by debt collectors Tubby (Kevin Pollak) and Brick (Clé Bennett).

      Canadian Connection: Filmed in Manitoba. Screenwriter and star Jonas Chernick is Canadian, as are many other cast members.

    Trailer Reviews

    Fri - Wed: 10:10

    Borealis
  • Captain America: Civil War

    PG | Action | 147 minutes

    Tensions rise between Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) and the other Avengers when global governments initiate an act to regulate all superhuman activity because of human casualties in their previous missions.

    Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) feels guilty and believes superheroes should register, while Steve believes in the principles of freedom and has a clear mistrust of the government. The events put a strain on the friendship and eventually, The Avengers.

    Meanwhile, Steve meets up with an old friend, Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan), who's in trouble. He's been brainwashed to be an assassin and has no control of his actions. His life is now in danger as several people and agencies want him dead. Steve stands behind him, but not all the Avengers think his association with Bucky is a good idea.

    Trailer Reviews

    Thu: 10:20

    Captain America: Civil War
  • Captain America: Civil War 3D

    PG | Action | 147 minutes

    Tensions rise between Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) and the other Avengers when global governments initiate an act to regulate all superhuman activity.

    Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) believes the superheroes should register, while Rogers believes in the principles of freedom and has a clear mistrust of the government. The events put a strain on the friendship and eventually, The Avengers.

    Meanwhile, Steve meets up with an old friend, Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan), who's in trouble. He's accused of a crime he says he didn't commit, and his life is now in danger. Steve stands behind him, but the other Avengers believe his actions are putting them in danger - they ask him to disassociate himself from Bucky.

    Thu: 7:00 7:15 10:10

    Captain America: Civil War 3D
  • Everybody Wants Some!!

    14A | Comedy | 116 minutes

    In the 1980s, high school baseball star Jake (Blake Jenner) has arrived at college and has to find a way to fit in with his fellow students and the other guys on his baseball team.

    His upperclassman teammates take it upon themselves to teach Jake and the rest of the newbies how to navigate the party scene and make the most of their first year.

    Trailer Reviews

    Fri - Wed: 12:45 3:45 6:45
    Thu: 12:45 3:45

    Everybody Wants Some!!
  • Eye in the Sky

    14A | Thriller | 102 minutes

    London-based military intelligence officer Colonel Katherine Powell (Helen Mirren) is remotely commanding a top secret drone operation to capture a group of dangerous terrorists when they arrive at a safe house in Nairobi, Kenya. The mission suddenly escalates from a capture to a kill operation, when the cameras spot explosive suicide vests that are being placed on two new recruits - one from the States and the other from Britain.

    Knowing that many will be killed if the men are allowed to leave wearing the suicide vests, American drone pilot Steve Watts (Aaron Paul) gets the go-ahead to destroy the safe house, when a small girl enters the kill zone just outside the walls of the house on her daily routine of setting up a stall to sell bread. The debate goes back and forth a chain of politicians and lawyers on whether to hit the safe house or not, as the seconds count down.

    Trailer Reviews

    Fri - Tue: 12:40 3:35 6:30 9:30
    Wed: 12:40 3:35 9:30
    Thu: 12:40 3:35 6:30 9:30

    Eye in the Sky
  • Hello, My Name Is Doris

    14A | Drama | 90 minutes

    When Doris Miller (Sally Field) meets John Fremont (Max Greenfield), her company's hip new art director, sparks fly — at least for Doris. Although she was once engaged, she never married because her fiancé wanted to move to another city and she felt she couldn't leave her aging mother alone.

    In the cluttered house she shared with her late mother, Doris gets help searching the Internet from 13-year-old Vivian (Isabella Acres) — the granddaughter of her best pal Roz (Tyne Daly) — for information on her crush.

    Eager for all the experiences she missed out on, Doris begins showing up at places where John's hanging out and wins over his friends with her quirkiness. Her new life gives Doris a new outlook, but her longtime friends and family feel she's making a fool of herself over a guy young enough to be her son.

    Trailer Reviews

    Fri - Thu: 12:35 3:50 6:35 9:35

    Hello, My Name Is Doris
  • The Huntsman: Winter's War

    PG | Action | 114 minutes

    Evil Queen Ravenna (Charlize Theron) betrays her good sister Freya (Emily Blunt), which unleashes a formidable power in her. Freya uses this power to form an army of Huntsmen as her protectors.

    A war for domination breaks out between the two sisters. Freya's top Huntsman, Eric (Chris Hemsworth), and fellow warrior Sara (Jessica Chastain) must help Freya triumph over her evil sister. If they don't succeed, Ravenna's wickedness will rule the land for all eternity.

    Trailer Reviews

    Fri - Thu: 1:00 4:00 7:00 9:55

    The Huntsman: Winter's War
  • The Jungle Book

    PG | Family | 105 minutes

    In this revamp of the classic tale, orphan boy Mowgli (Neel Sethi) is raised in the jungle under the primary care of Bagheera (Ben Kingsley) the panther, and Raksha (Lupita Nyong'o) the mother wolf and her cubs. Although he attempts to live as one of the wildlife, it becomes increasingly clear that Mowgli should live in the “man village.”

    With the help of a bear named Baloo (Bill Murray) and King Louie (Christopher Walken) the King of Apes, Mowgli fights the despicable villains Shere Khan the tiger (Idris Elba) and Kaa (Scarlett Johansson) the snake and ultimately decides his future as a human in the jungle.

    Based on the novel by Rudyard Kipling.

    Trailer Reviews

    Fri - Tue: 12:30 3:30 4:10 6:50 7:20
    Wed - Thu: 12:30 3:30 4:10 6:50

    The Jungle Book
  • The Jungle Book 3D

    PG | Family | 105 minutes

    In this revamp of the classic tale, orphan boy Mowgli (Neel Sethi) is raised in the jungle under the primary care of Bagheera (Ben Kingsley) the panther, and Raksha (Lupita Nyong'o) the mother wolf and her cubs. Although he attempts to live as one of the wildlife, it becomes increasingly clear that Mowgli should live in the “man village.”

    With the help of a bear named Baloo (Bill Murray) and King Louie (Christopher Walken) the King of Apes, Mowgli fights the despicable villains Shere Khan the tiger (Idris Elba) and Kaa (Scarlett Johansson) the snake and ultimately decides his future as a human in the jungle.

    Based on the novel by Rudyard Kipling.

    Trailer Reviews

    Fri - Thu: 1:10 9:45

    The Jungle Book 3D
  • Miles Ahead

    14A | Drama | 100 minutes

    In the late 1970s, jazz superstar Miles Davis (Don Cheadle), during the height of his fame, disappears from public view. Holing up in his home alone, he endures chronic pain due to a deteriorating hip. The medication he takes to control the pain stifles his musical voice and causes hallucinations.

    Music reporter Dave Braden (Ewan McGregor) wants to know what's going on and he somehow manages to get into Davis' house. The two men form a friendship and embark on an adventure to get back a tape of Davis' latest compositions, that was recently stolen.

    Trailer

    Fri - Wed: 10:05

    Miles Ahead
  • Mother's Day

    PG | Comedy | 118 minutes

    Sandy (Jennifer Aniston), a divorced mother of two boys, gets along with her ex-husband. When he suddenly drops a bombshell, telling her he married a much younger woman without telling anyone, she's dismayed. Especially when the boys seem to like the new wife.

    Jesse (Kate Hudson) and her sister Gabi (Sarah Chalke) try to keep their racist parents in the dark about their relationships. Gabi is married to a woman and Jesse is married to a man of Indian origin. Whenever her parents Skype, Jesse hides her family portrait of her husband and son.

    Miranda (Julia Roberts) is a successful entrepreneur who has never married and claims to be childless. That changes when a young woman shows up claiming to be her daughter.

    Bradley (Jason Sudeikis) is a widower struggling to raise two daughters, one of whom is now a teen. The lives of all of these characters connect in this hilarious comedy that leads up to Mother's Day.

    Trailer

    Fri - Thu: 1:00 4:15 7:15 10:05

    Mother's Day
  • The Rainbow Kid

    14A

    Wed: 7:00

    The Rainbow Kid
  • Sleeping Giant

    14A | Drama | 90 minutes

    Adam (Jackson Martin), 15, and his parents are spending summer vacation at a cottage near Thunder Bay on Lake Superior.

    Adam makes friends with cousins Riley and Nate, a couple of tough and angry kids who are spending the summer with their grandmother. The cousins are violent, without conscience and numb to human emotion, and even though they make fun of Adam when he gets hurt and bloody, he continues to value their friendship.

    When Riley finds out a secret about Adam's father, it sets off a series of irreversible events that change the boys forever.

    Trailer

    Fri - Thu: 1:05 4:05 7:05 10:00

    Sleeping Giant