E.g., 11/13/2018
(310) 510-0179
1 Casino Way
Avalon, CA 90704

Avalon Theatre

The Avalon Theatre is located in the lower level of the Catalina Casino and features first-run movies. The theatre seats 1,184 people and is 138 feet across and 43 feet high.  Art deco murals by John Gabriel Beckman adorn the walls and create a stunning ambiance. You’ll be amazed by the wonderful acoustic offered in the theatre. *Movies are shown nightly at 7:30 pm. See a list of current and upcoming features below. Enjoy a performance from the original 4-manual, 16 rank theatre pipe organ built by the Page Organ Company of Lima, Ohio every Friday and Saturday evening, one hour before the movie starts. 
 
Take a trip down memory lane to the days when bands were big and movies were just beginning to talk. The Catalina Casino epitomizes everything glamorous about Santa Catalina Island.
 
*Upcoming features are subject to change without notice.

 

movies

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween

Show Dates: 

Friday, November 2, 2018 to Thursday, November 8, 2018

Synopsis: 

Two young friends find a magic book that brings a ventriloquist's dummy to life.

Starring: 

Wendi McLendon-Covey, Madison Iseman, Jeremy Ray Taylor

Director: 

Ari Sandel

Genre: 

Adventure , Comedy , Family

Rating: 

PG

Length: 

1h 30min
Halloween

Show Dates: 

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Thursday, November 15, 2018
Fantastic Beasts

Show Dates: 

Friday, November 16, 2018 to Thursday, November 29, 2018

Synopsis: 

The second installment of the "Fantastic Beasts" series set in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World featuring the adventures of magizoologist Newt Scamander.

Starring: 

Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler

Director: 

David Yates

Genre: 

Adventure , Family , Fantasy

Rating: 

PG-13

Length: 

2 hrs 14 mins
Bohemian Rhapsody

Show Dates: 

Friday, November 30, 2018 to Thursday, December 6, 2018

Synopsis: 

A chronicle of the years leading up to Queen's legendary appearance at the Live Aid (1985) concert.

Starring: 

Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee

Director: 

Bryan Singer

Genre: 

Biography , Drama , Music

Rating: 

PG-13

Length: 

2 hrs 14 min
The Grinch

Show Dates: 

Friday, December 7, 2018 to Thursday, December 13, 2018

Synopsis: 

A grumpy Grinch plots to ruin Christmas for the village of Whoville.

Starring: 

Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones, Angela Lansbury

Director: 

Yarrow Cheney, Scott Mosier

Genre: 

Animation , Comedy , Family

Rating: 

PG

Length: 

1 hrs 30 min
Creed II

Show Dates: 

Friday, December 14, 2018 to Thursday, December 20, 2018

Synopsis: 

Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, newly crowned light heavyweight champion Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago.

Starring: 

Tessa Thompson, Sylvester Stallone, Michael B. Jordan

Genre: 

Drama , Sport

Rating: 

PG-13
Ralph Breaks the Internet

Show Dates: 

Friday, December 21, 2018 to Thursday, December 27, 2018

Synopsis: 

Six years after the events of "Wreck-It Ralph", Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure.

Starring: 

Gal Gadot, Kristen Bell, Mandy Moor

Director: 

Phil Johnston, Rich Moore

Genre: 

Animation , Adventure , Comedy

Rating: 

PG

Length: 

1hr 52min
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Show Dates: 

Friday, December 28, 2018 to Thursday, January 3, 2019

Synopsis: 

Spider-Man crosses parallel dimensions and teams up with the Spider-Men of those dimensions to stop a threat to all reality.

Director: 

Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey

Genre: 

Animation , Action , Adventure

Rating: 

PG-13
Aquaman

Show Dates: 

Friday, January 4, 2019 to Thursday, January 10, 2019

Starring: 

David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick

Director: 

James Wan

Genre: 

Action , Adventure , Fantasy

Rating: 

PG-13
Bumblebee

Show Dates: 

Friday, January 11, 2019 to Thursday, January 17, 2019

Synopsis: 

On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW bug.

Director: 

Travis Knight

Genre: 

Action , Adventure
Mary Poppins Returns

Show Dates: 

Friday, January 18, 2019 to Thursday, January 24, 2019

Synopsis: 

Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael's children through a difficult time in their lives.

Starring: 

Emily Blunt, Meryl Streep, Colin Firt

Director: 

Rob Marshall

Genre: 

Family , Fantasy , Musical

Rating: 

PG

Hours & Pricing

Hours: 

Movies are shown nightly at *7:30PM
*subject to change without notice

Pricing: 

Adult Ticket: $15.00
Children Ticket: $13.00
Senior Ticket: $13.00
Tuesday Special: $10.00 admission every Tuesday for adults, seniors and children.
Matinee Ticket: $10.00 Adult/Child/Senior (Matinees only shown when noted)

Seasonal Information: 

Year-round

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Additional Info

Disclaimer: 

* Senior (age 55 and older) Children (ages 2-11)
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