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Welcome to The Revue! Find out what's playing, check out our innovative programs and more. Follow this link for ticket prices and directions. And don't forget, for the time being you can park free at the Howard Public School lot when classes are not in session on the south side of Howard Park Ave., just west of Roncesvalles. 

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The Trip To Italy

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George and Gracie. Abbot and Costello. Hope and Crosby. It might be a bit premature to add Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon to the list of great comedic… (more)

Next showtime: Mon Oct 20 @ 7:00 PM

Silent Revue: Underworld

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Underworld Dir. Josef von Sternberg (1928) Step aside gentlemen! This season, Silent Revue shines a spotlight on the first ladies of Hollywood… (more)Last updated: Oct 01, 2014 11:20
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Book Revue: Valley of the Dolls

The Book Revue: Valley of the Dolls

The Book RevueValley of the Dolls, Tuesday, October, 28, 6:45 p.m. Critic Geoff Pevere, our Book Revue host for the evening, calls this film “a jaw-dropping hoot.” The 1967 adaptation, made a year after Jacqueline Susann’s novel topped the  best-seller list, stars Susan Hayward, Sharon Tate,  Patty Duke and Lee Grant.  Venture with us in to this vale of trashy entertainment, saturated with pills (dolls), sex and…

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The Big Shadow returns: Thursday, October 16, 6:45 p.m.

Detective fiction series with Geoff Pevere features James Cain's The Postman Always Rings Twice

The Big Shadow: Crime and Detective Fiction on Film with Geoff Pevere: The Postman Always Rings Twice James M. Cain spun memorable yarns that were translatedinto big screen classics with some unsettling heroines, includingDouble Indemnity, Mildred Pierce and The Postman AlwaysRings Twice. The 1946 version of Postman features LanaTurner as the beautiful manipulative blond, isolated in a drearymarriage to an older man. Sex is her tool; hapless…

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Trash Palace Comes to The Revue Cinema!

The Trash Palace is a group of 16mm film collectors screening obscure, forgotten films in Toronto. The Mercenary - Thursday October 2 at 9:30pm It's spaghetti western time! Presented in glorious 16mm by the Trash Palace, The Mercenary is a true gem from the 60's, featuring Franco Nero as a Polish mercenary who likes to light his matches on anything he can (including people?), battling a sadistic mercenary played by Jack Palance! Killer…

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Trillium Grant

On Saturdaty September 13th, join us at the Marmaduke St. stage during the Roncesvalles Polish Festival for a very special announcement. The Revue Cinema has been awarded a grant for aesthetic improvements and repairs from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, an agency of the Government of Ontario! Join us to hear this announcement, and get a sneak preview of what we are planning. Afterwards head to the cinema for free popcorn, short films, and…

(more) Last updated: Sep 12, 2014 12:34