Action, Adventure, Drama, Epic, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi

FantasticRealm Film Series

SAFETY COMMITMENT: Your safety is our top priority. The Carolina Theatre of Durham has upgraded our HVAC systems and filtration to provide the safest air possible and increased our cleaning to GBAC Star-certified COVID standards. Masks are recommended to be worn while inside the theater but are no longer required. Please note, entry requirements are subject to change. Learn more.


These are the movie memories of your childhood. They once fired your imagination, made you laugh and cheer, and provided clear-as-glass heroes and villains. The iconic imagery in these movies—subconsciously or not—became the stuff of your daydreams. They are nostalgic, and joyous, and meant to be shared with your family and friends. The Retro Film Series invites you—and those you love—back to the realm of your favorite, most-cherished movie memories.

Read full film summaries on our FantasticRealm page.


FILMS & SHOWTIMES

FRI, MAR 11

1:10 pm – WAR OF THE WORLDS: 4K Digital Restoration – Cinema One
1:20 pm – SORCERESS – Cinema Two
3:00 pm – INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS – Cinema One
3:10 pm -THE PERILS OF GWENDOLINE IN THE LAND OF THE YIK-YAK – Cinema Two
4:40 pm – LOGAN’S RUN – Cinema One
5:00 pm – MIGHTY JOE YOUNG – Cinema Two
7:00 pm – LAST ACTION HERO – Cinema One
9:30 pm – THE VISITOR (1979) – Cinema One

 

SAT, MAR 12

1:00 pm – KING KONG (1976) – Cinema One
1:10 pm – SORCERESS – Cinema Two
3:00 pm – THE PERILS OF GWENDOLINE IN THE LAND OF THE YIK-YAK – Cinema Two
4:00 pm – HARRY POTTER AND THE SOCERER’S STONE – Cinema One
4:50 pm – THE VISITOR (1979) – Cinema Two
7:00 pm – LORD OF THE RINGS: FELLOWSHIP OF THE RINGS (Extended Edition) – Cinema One

 

SUN, MAR 13

2:00 pm – MIGHTY JOE YOUNG – Cinema One
2:10 pm – LOGAN’S RUN – Cinema Two
4:00 pm – WAR OF THE WORLDS: 4K Digital Restoration – Cinema One
4:30 pm – KING KONG (1976) – Cinema Two
6:00 pm – INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS – Cinema One
7:40 pm – LAST ACTION HERO – Cinema One

 

MON, MAR 14

7:00 pm – WAR OF THE WORLDS: 4K Digital Restoration – Cinema Two
9:00 pm – INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS – Cinema Two

 

TUES, MAR 15

7:00 pm – HARRY POTTER AND THE SOCERER’S STONE – Cinema Two

 

WED, MAR 16

7:00 pm – LOGAN’S RUN – Cinema Two
9:30 pm – LAST ACTION HERO – Cinema Two

 

THUR, MAR 17

7:00 pm – LORD OF THE RINGS: FELLOWSHIP OF THE RINGS (Extended Edition) – Cinema Two