• $6.00 Tuesday
    All Shows, All Ages
  • $7.00 Child/Senior
  • $7.00 Youth Matinee
  • $9.00 Adult Matinee
  • $10.00 Youth 12-17
  • $11.00 Adult 18-64
  • $39.00 Family


Located in the heart of Peace River, River City Cinema (formerly Cinema 72) has been refurbished with a newly designed lobby and brand new state of the art washrooms. We have expanded to 4 screens with comfortable seating and are wheel chair accessible in three auditoriums. We now have a Party Room available for Birthday Parties and Meetings.

The toll-free movie information line allows out of town customers to check movie information free. Matinees are held every Sunday afternoon and on selected days when children's pictures are playing. Birthday parties are welcome and the special family admission price allows large families to attend at a bargain price any time. Tuesday is discount night, with all seats at $6.

Visa/MC/AMEX/debit accepted.
  • Wheelchair Access (Partial)

Magic Lantern Theatres River City Cinema

10035 101 St Box 7762 Peace River, AB T8S 1T3
24h Movie Info: (780) 624-3123
Toll-Free: 1 (866) 303-3123
Office: (780) 624-1265
Fax: (780) 624-3108
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  • Lucy


    99 mins.

    FRI 6:50 & 8:50 PM
    SAT & SUN 2:00 & 6:50 & 8:50 PM
    MON 6:50 & 8:50 PM
    TUE 2:00 & 6:50 & 8:50 PM
    WED 6:50 & 8:50 PM
    THU 2:00 & 6:50 & 8:50 PM

    Action, Science Fiction, Foreign
    From LA FEMME NAKITA and THE PROFESSIONAL to THE FIFTH ELEMENT, writer/director Luc Besson has created some of the toughest, most memorable female action heroes in cinematic history. Now, Besson directs Scarlett Johansson in LUCY, an action-thriller that tracks a woman accidentally caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic. LUCY also stars Academy Award winner Morgan Freeman and is produced by Virginie Besson-Silla for EuropaCorp. Universal Pictures will distribute the movie worldwide, except for France, Benelux and China.

    Director: Luc Besson

    Cast - Major:
    Morgan Freeman, Scarlett Johansson, Mason Lee, Min-sik Choi, Amr Waked, Analeigh Tipton, Claire Tran, Jan Oliver Schroeder, Pilou Asbaek, Frederic Chau, Yvonne Gradelet, Cedric Chevalme, Christophe Tek

    Official Site:

  • Planes Fire And Rescue

    Planes Fire And Rescue

    93 mins.

    FRI 7:00 & 8:55 PM
    SAT & SUN 1:00 & 7:00 & 8:55 PM
    MON 7:00 & 8:55 PM
    TUE 1:00 & 7:00 & 8:55 PM
    WED 7:00 & 8:55 PM
    THU 1:00 & 7:00 & 8:55 PM

    Family, Comedy, Action and Adventure
    "Planes: Fire & Rescue" is a new comedy-adventure about second chances, featuring a dynamic crew of elite firefighting aircraft devoted to protecting historic Piston Peak National Park from raging wildfire. When world-famous air racer Dusty (voice of Dane Cook) learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his courageous team, including spirited super scooper Dipper (voice of Julie Bowen), heavy-lift helicopter Windlifter, ex-military transport Cabbie and a lively bunch of brave all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero.

    Director: Bobs Gannaway

    Cast - Major:
    Dane Cook, Julie Bowen, Ed Harris, Jerry Stiller

    Official Site:

  • Sex Tape

    Sex Tape

    Crude Sexual Content

    104 mins.

    FRI 7:15 & 9:20 PM
    SAT & SUN 1:45 & 7:15 & 9:20 PM
    MON 7:15 & 9:20 PM
    TUE 1:45 & 7:15 & 9:20 PM
    WED 7:15 & 9:20 PM
    THU 1:45 & 7:15 & 9:20 PM

    When Jay (Jason Segel) and Annie (Cameron Diaz) first got together, their romantic connection was intense - but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide - why not? - to make a video of themselves trying out every position in The Joy of Sex in one marathon three-hour session. It seems like a great idea - until they discover that their most private video is no longer private. With their reputations on the line, they know they're just one click away from being laid bare to the world... but as their race to reclaim their video leads to a night they'll never forget, they'll find that their video will expose even more than they bargained for.

    Director: Jake Kasdan

    Cast - Major:
    Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel, Rob Lowe, Jack Black, Rob Corddry, Ellie Kemper, James Wilcox, Giselle Eisenberg, Harrison Holzer, Sebastian Hedges Thomas, Osmani Rodriguez, Krisztina Koltai, Kate Jurdi

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  • Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

    Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

    Violence, Frightening Scenes, Not Recommended for Young Children

    140 min.

    FRI 7:30PM
    SAT & SUN 1:30 & 7:30 PM
    MON 7:30PM
    TUE 1:30 & 7:30 PM
    WED 7:30PM
    THU 1:30 & 7:30 PM

    Drama, Action, Science Fiction
    A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earthas dominant species.

    Director: Matt Reeves

    Cast - Major:
    Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Jason Clarke, Judy Greer, Andy Serkis, Richard Hawking, Enrique Murciano, Toby Kebbell, Kirk Acevedo, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Jocko Sims, Lucky Johnson, J.D. Evermore, Karin Konoval, Terry Notary

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Coming Soon

  • Guardians Of The Galaxy

    Guardians Of The Galaxy

    Coming Soon

    Action, Science Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy
    An action-packed, epic space adventure, Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy' expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitious that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits-Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance.

    Director: James Gunn

    Cast - Major:
    Zoe Saldana, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Michael Rooker, Glenn Close, Vin Diesel, Josh Brolin, John C. Reilly, Gregg Henry, Djimon Hounsou, Bradley Cooper, Peter Serafinowicz, Lee Pace, Ophelia Lovibond, Karen Gillan, Benicio Del Toro

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  • The Hundred Foot Journey

    The Hundred Foot Journey

    Coming Soon

    In DreamWorks Pictures' "The Hundred-Foot Journey," the opening of a new Indian restaurant in the south of France, next to a famous Michelin-starred eatery, is nearly cause for an all-out war between the two establishments until Le Saule Pleureur's icy proprietress Madame Mallory recognizes her rival's undeniable brilliance for preparing masterful meals.

    Director: Lasse Hallstrom

    Cast - Major:
    Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Amit Shah, Charlotte Lebon, Rohan Chand, Farzana Dua Elahe, Dillon Mitra

    Official Site:

  • Into The Storm

    Into The Storm

    Coming Soon

    Action, Suspense
    In the span of a single day, the town of Silverton is ravaged by an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes. The entire town is at the mercy of the erratic and deadly cyclones, even as storm trackers predict the worst is yet to come. Most people seek shelter, while others run towards the vortex, testing how far a storm chaser will go for that once-in-a-lifetime shot. Told through the eyes and lenses of professional storm chasers, thrill-seeking amateurs, and courageous townspeople, 'Into To The Storm' throws you directly into the eye of the storm to experience Mother Nature at her most extreme.

    Director: Steven Quale

    Cast - Major:
    Sarah Wayne Callies, Richard Armitage, Scott Lawrence, Jeremy Sumpter, Matt Walsh, Kyle Davis, Arlen Escarpeta, Alycia Debnam Carey, Nathan Kress, Jon Reep, Max Deacon, Stephanie Koenig, Kim Adams, London Elise Moore, Michael Ellison

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  • Lets Be Cops

    Lets Be Cops

    Coming Soon

    Action, Comedy
    It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted "heroes" get tangled in a real-life web of mobsters and dirty detectives, they must put their fake badges on the line.

    Director: Luke Greenfield

    Cast - Major:
    Keegan Michael Key, Jake M. Johnson, Damon Wayans Jr., Andy Garcia, James D'Arcy, Rob Riggle, Nina Dobrev

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  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    Coming Soon

    Action, Adventure, Animation, CGI, Comedy, Fantasy
    After the defeat of their old arch nemesis, The Shredder, the Turtles have grown apart as a family. Struggling to keep them together, their rat sensei, Master Splinter, becomes worried when strange things begin to brew in New York City. Tech-industrialist Max Winters is amassing an army of ancient monsters to apprently take over the world. And only one super-ninja fighting team can stop them - those heroes in a half shell - Leonardo, Michaelangelo, Donatello and Raphael! With the help of old allies April O'Neil and Casey Jones, the Turtles are in for the fight of their lives as they once again must face the mysterious Foot Clan, who have put their own ninja skills behind Winters' endeavors.

    Director: Antoine Fuqua

    Official Site:

  • As Above, So Below

    As Above So Below

    Coming Soon

    Miles of twisting catacombs lie beneath the streets of Paris, the eternal home to countless souls. When a team of explorers ventures into the uncharted maze of bones, they uncover the secret of what this city of the dead was meant to contain. A journey into madness and terror, AS ABOVE, SO BELOW reaches deep into the human psyche to reveal the personal demons that come back to haunt us all.

    Director: John Erick Dowdle

    Cast - Major:
    Perdita Weeks, Ben Feldman, Edwin Hodge

    Official Site:

  • The Expendables 3

    The Expendables 3

    Coming Soon

    In THE EXPENDABLES 3, Barney (Stallone), Christmas (Statham) and the rest of the team come face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill... or so he thought. Stonebanks, who eluded death once before, now is making it his mission to end The Expendables--but Barney has other plans. Barney decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of Expendables team members, recruiting individuals who are younger, faster and more tech-savvy. The latest mission becomes a clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise in the Expendables' most personal battle yet.

    Director: Patrick Hughes

    Cast - Major:
    Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Antonio Banderas, Jet Li, Wesley Snipes, Dolph Lundgren, Kelsey Grammer, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford, Arnold Schwarzenegger

    Official Site:

  • The Giver

    The Giver

    Coming Soon

    Drama, Science Fiction
    Set in the future, a boy suspects that the emotionless, crime free, seemingly perfect world in which he lives may not be as utopian as it appears. In this perfect world where there is no conflict, racism or sickness, every member of this society has a specific role, and 12-year-old Jonas is selected to be the Receiver of Memories. The Giver is an old man who teaches the young boy how to use his gift, and slowly Jonas uncovers the truth behind his world's past. He discovers that many years earlier his forefathers gave up humanity in order to have a stable society. Based on the novel 'The Giver' written by Lois Lowry and originally published by Bantam Books in 1993.

    Director: Phillip Noyce

    Cast - Major:
    Meryl Streep, Jeff Bridges, Cameron Monaghan, Alexander Skarsgard, Taylor Swift, Brenton Thwaites

    Official Site:

  • Frank Millers Sin City A Dame To Kill For

    Frank Millers Sin City A Dame To Kill For

    Coming Soon

    Drama, Science Fiction
    Co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller reunite to bring Miller's visually stunning "Sin City" graphic novels back to the screen in SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR. Weaving together two of Miller's classic stories with new tales, the town's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants. SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR is the follow up to Rodriguez and Miller's 2005 groundbreaking film, FRANK MILLER'S SIN CITY.

    Director: Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller

    Cast - Major:
    Jessica Alba, Powers Booth, Josh Brolin, Rosario Dawson, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Eva Green, Ray Liotta, Jeremy Piven, Mickey Rourke, Bruce Willis

    Official Site:

  • If I Stay

    If I Stay

    Coming Soon

    Mia Hall (Chloe Grace Moretz) thought the hardest decision she would ever face would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at Juilliard or follow a different path to be with the love of her life, Adam (Jamie Blackley). But what should have been a carefree family drive changes everything in an instant, and now her own life hangs in the balance. Caught between life and death for one revealing day, Mia has only one decision left, which will not only decide her future but her ultimate fate. "If I Stay" is based on the best-selling novel of the same name.

    Director: R.J. Cutler

    Cast - Major:
    Chloe Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Joshua Leonard, Lauren Lee Smith, Jamie Blackley, Aliyah O'Brien, Jakob Davies, William C. Vaughan

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  • When The Game Stands Tall

    When The Game Stands Tall

    Coming Soon

    Inspired by a true story, WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL tells the remarkable journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur (Jim Caviezel), who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.

    Director: Thomas Carter

    Cast - Major:
    Jim Caviezel, Michael Chiklis, Alexander Ludwig, Clancy Brown, Laura Dern

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