Charles City Chamber
Charles Theater - Now Playing, plus upcoming movies
Showtimes every night 7:00 PM
Adults $2 - Children and Seniors $1

405 N. Main Street, Charles City, IA • (641) 228-3821
The Charles Theater is a non-profit volunteer run organization.

June 12 - 18
Rise Of The Sea Urchins

Rated: Family friendly
Run time: unknown

The Charles Theatre will be part of a select group of theaters across the midwest to open “Rise Of The Sea Urchins” on June 12. The movie produced in Iowa, stars Charles City alumnae Anastasia Parsons. "Rise of the Sea Urchins" is a fun, outrageous feature film that follows the life of Ted Biddles, a high school water polo "wannabe." The movie, although not rated by the Motion Picture Association of America's (MPAA) film-rating system, is suitable for families.

MAKE PLANS to see this movie at the Charles Theatre as a first run, opening week movie. See the trailer and website here:

June 19 - 25

Rated: PG
Run time: 2 hr 10 min

From Disney comes two-time Oscar (R) winner Brad Bird's riveting, mystery adventure "Tomorrowland," starring Academy Award (R) winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space known only as "Tomorrowland." What they must do there changes the world-and them-forever. Featuring a screenplay by "Lost" writer and co-creator Damon Lindelof and Brad Bird, from a story by Lindelof & Bird & Jeff Jensen, "Tomorrowland" promises to take audiences on a thrill ride of nonstop adventures through new dimensions that have only been dreamed of.

June 26 - July 2
Pitch Perfect 2

Rated: PG-13
Run time: 1 hr 55 min

It's been three years since the Barden Bellas (Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson) became the first all-female group to win a national title. All seems well until a botched Lincoln Center performance for the president leads to a scandal that strips them of their performing duties, causing internal tension and strife. With the world championships on the horizon in Copenhagen, Denmark, the women must get their act together for their one and only shot at redemption.

July 3 - 9

Rated: PG
Run time: 1 hr 33 min

After a hive-minded alien race called the Boov conquer the Earth, they relocate the planet's human population -- all except for a little girl named Tip (Rihanna), who's managed to hide from the aliens. When Tip meets a fugitive Boov called Oh (Jim Parsons), there's mutual distrust. However, Oh is not like his comrades; he craves friendship and fun. As their distrust fades, the pair set out together to find Tip's mother, but, unbeknown to them, the Gorg -- enemies of the Boov -- are en route.

July 10 - 16
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2

Rated: PG
Run time: 1 hr 34 min

WARNING this is a Sony Pictures film and Sony films tend to get pulled at the last moment, watch this site for updates.

Six years after he saved the day at his beloved New Jersey shopping mall, security guard Paul Blart (Kevin James) is taking a well-deserved vacation. In recognition for his hard work, he's won an all-expenses-paid trip to a security convention in Las Vegas, and decides to take his teenage daughter, Maya (Raini Rodriguez), with him. True to form, however, Paul just can't relax and take it easy, so when he uncovers a criminal threat to the hotel, he springs into action.

July 17 - 23
San Andreas

Rated: PG-13
Run time: 1 hr 54 min

A seemingly ideal day turns disastrous when California's notorious San Andreas fault triggers a devastating, magnitude 9 earthquake, the largest in recorded history. As the Earth cracks open and buildings start to crumble, Ray Gaines (Dwayne Johnson), an LAFD search-and-rescue helicopter pilot, must navigate the destruction from Los Angeles to San Francisco to bring his estranged wife (Carla Gugino) and their only daughter (Alexandra Daddario) to safety.

July 24 - 30
Jurassic World

Rated: PG-13
Run time: 2 hr 3 min

Located off the coast of Costa Rica, the Jurassic World luxury resort provides a habitat for an array of genetically engineered dinosaurs, including the vicious and intelligent Indominus rex. When the massive creature escapes, it sets off a chain reaction that causes the other dinos to run amok. Now, it's up to a former military man and animal expert (Chris Pratt) to use his special skills to save two young boys and the rest of the guests from an all-out, prehistoric assault.

July 31 - August 6
Inside Out

Rated: PG
Run time: 1 hr 42 min

Riley (Kaitlyn Dias) is a happy, hockey-loving 11-year-old Midwestern girl, but her world turns upside-down when she and her parents move to San Francisco. Riley's emotions -- led by Joy (Amy Poehler) -- try to guide her through this difficult, life-changing event. However, the stress of the move brings Sadness (Phyllis Smith) to the forefront. When Joy and Sadness are inadvertently swept into the far reaches of Riley's mind, the only emotions left in Headquarters are Anger, Fear and Disgust.
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