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.

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:

For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.



Dir. Joel Crawford. Animated/Adventure. While wandering through a perilous landscape looking for a safe place to live, a prehistoric family (voices of Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, Katherine Keener) meets another family (voices of Peter Dinklage, Leslie Mann, Kelly Marie Tran) who claim to be more advanced.

Content elements

  • Infrequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence in a slapstick context - no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of monsters and transformations in an animated context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Navigating relationships
  • Adapting to change
  • Survival and innovation

Classification rationale

Rated G for material that is unlikely to disturb most viewers

Classification date

November 13, 2020