COVID-19 response: Movie theatres allowed to remain open
Effective November 27, 2020 new restrictions will limit the amount of contact between people in the community, while still allowing businesses to offer services. Movie theatres in enhanced status (purple) areas may remain open with capacity limited to 25% of the occupancy as set under the Alberta Fire Code.
Learn more about new mandatory public health measures in Alberta.
Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, were first allowed to reopen in June. They are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:
- Guidance for Movie Theatres (PDF, 294 KB)
- General relaunch guidance (PDF, 185 KB)
- other applicable Alberta Health guidance found at Alberta Biz Connect
For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.
Family/Adventure/Fantasy. Based on the book by Roald Dahl. A young boy (Jahzir Bruno) and his grandmother (Octavia Spencer) have a run-in with a coven of witches and their leader (Anne Hathaway).
- Infrequent use of mild profanity and cursing
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, some in a fantasy context – no blood, little detail
- Frequent portrayals of frightening scenes, nightmarish images, and transformations in a fantasy context – much detail
- Good versus evil
- The families we make
Rated PG for frightening scenes in a genre context