Movie Times

Conveniently located on the Toronto subway line, the Empress Walk cinema is one of North York's most popular cinema destinations. Get the latest showtimes and movie information:

Big Hero 6

PG, Family, 108 min

When young robotics genius Hiro Hamada gets to visit the school where his his brilliant brother Tadashi studies, and meets his friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred, he wants to join them.

Just as Hiro impresses the head of the school with his invention, a fire breaks out in the building and Tadashi goes back inside. When that leads to a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his brother's invention—a robot named Baymax who can heal people—and transforms him into a warrior. Hiro and his new friends transform into a band of high-tech heroes who are determined to solve the mystery.

Inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name.

Fri - Wed
    12:05 2:35 7:40

Big Hero 6 3D

PG, Family, 108 min

When young robotics genius Hiro Hamada gets to visit the school where his his brilliant brother Tadashi studies, and meets his friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred, he wants to join them.

Just as Hiro impresses the head of the school with his invention, a fire breaks out in the building and Tadashi goes back inside. When that leads to a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his brother's invention—a robot named Baymax who can heal people—and transforms him into a warrior. Hiro and his new friends transform into a band of high-tech heroes who are determined to solve the mystery.

Inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name.

Thu
    3:15 6:00 9:35

Exodus: Gods and Kings

PG, Drama, 150 min

Though raised as siblings by Queen Tuya (Sigourney Weaver) and Pharaoh Seti (John Turturro), Moses (Christian Bale) and Ramses (Joel Edgerton) are ultimately separated by fate and ideology, forever changing themselves and the course of history in the process.

As they grow into their respective roles as national leaders, Moses will need to soften Ramses' hardened heart through demonstrations of God's power, including the famous 12 Plagues, if he is to lead the Jewish people out of Egypt and slavery towards freedom and the land of Israel.

Thu
    3:05
Fri - Wed
    4:00

Exodus: Gods and Kings 3D

PG, Drama,

Though raised as siblings by Queen Tuya (Sigourney Weaver) and Pharaoh Seti (John Turturro), Moses (Christian Bale) and Ramses (Joel Edgerton) are ultimately separated by fate and ideology, forever changing themselves and the course of history in the process.

As they grow into their respective roles as national leaders, Moses will need to soften Ramses' hardened heart through demonstrations of God's power, including the famous 12 Plagues, if he is to lead the Jewish people out of Egypt and slavery towards freedom and the land of Israel.

Thu
    6:40 10:10
Fri - Tue
    12:40 7:20 10:35
Wed
    12:40 7:20

Horrible Bosses 2

18A, Comedy, 108 min

Nick (Jason Bateman), Dale (Charlie Day) and Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) decide to become their own bosses by launching their own business. But a slick investor soon takes control of their company. Desperate, the three friends hatch a plan to kidnap the investor’s adult son and ransom him to regain control of their company.

Thu
    4:10 7:20 9:55
Fri - Tue
    5:05 10:15
Wed
    5:05

Interstellar

PG, Sci-Fi, 169 min

In the not-too-distant future there is widespread famine; armies have been disbanded and life has regressed into farm-based economies. The Earth's atmosphere has become rich in nitrogen but poor in oxygen, and soon global starvation will give way to global asphyxiation.

Cooper (Matthew McConaughey), a widower, is a former NASA test pilot who still dreams of flight. He and his two children, Tom (Timothée Chalamet), 15, and Murphy (Mackenzie Foy), 10, struggle to survive.

Meanwhile, Professor Brand (Michael Caine), a brilliant physicist, and his team, including his scientist daughter (Anne Hathaway) have two potential plans to save mankind, but only one involves saving the six-billion plus people on Earth.

Thu
    3:10 6:50 10:25
Fri - Tue
    2:45 6:30 10:05
Wed
    2:45 6:30

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

PG, Comedy, 98 min

When the magic of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begins to die out, endangering the lives of the museum characters, Larry (Ben Stiller) has one day to figure out why and travels to London on a quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.

Theodore Roosevelt (Robin Williams), Jedadiah (Owen Wilson), Octavius (Steve Coogan), Attila the Hun (Patrick Gallagher), Sacagawea (Mizuo Peck), Dexter the Capuchin Monkey and Lancelot (Dan Stevens) team up to help Larry.

Fri - Tue
    12:20 2:55 5:20 7:50 10:25
Wed
    12:20 2:55 5:20 7:50

Penguins of Madagascar

G, Family, 92 min

The Penguins of Madagascar—Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private—face their biggest challenge yet when an evil scientist, Dr. Octavius Brine (John Malkovich), is determined to eliminate their species. They are unhappily forced to work with an undercover group of animals, led by a husky named Agent Classified (Benedict Cumberbatch).

When the two groups come to a head, the Penguins of Madagascar decide face off with Dr. Octavius by themselves in order to save the entire penguin race.

Fri - Wed
    12:30 2:00

Penguins of Madagascar 3D

G, Family, 92 min

The Penguins of Madagascar—Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private—face their biggest challenge yet when an evil scientist, Dr. Octavius Brine (John Malkovich), is determined to eliminate their species. They are unhappily forced to work with an undercover group of animals, led by a husky named Agent Classified (Benedict Cumberbatch).

When the two groups come to a head, the Penguins of Madagascar decide face off with Dr. Octavius by themselves in order to save the entire penguin race.

Thu
    4:25 6:55 9:25
Fri - Tue
    4:30 6:55 9:30
Wed
    4:30 6:55

The Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker

Family,

This classical ballet draws on all the imagination and fantasy of E.T.A. Hoffmann's story of Christmas Eve and a night of magical adventures, with music by Tchaikovsky. This production stars Nina Kaptsova as Marie and Artem Ovcharenko as The Nutcracker/The Prince, featuring choreography by Yuri Grigorovich. Live from Moscow at selected theaters.

Sun
    12:55

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

PG, Fantasy, 156 min

When we last left Bilbo (Martin Freeman) and Thorin's (Richard Armitage) company, they had just retaken Erebor from the dragon Smaug, but at a terrible cost as the dragon headed towards Laketown to take his revenge. While Bard (Luke Evans) is faced with defeating the dragon to save his home, Bilbo and the dwarves are forced to look for the Arkenstone on command of a power-hungry Thorin, whose gold sickness gets worse by the hour.

As the dwarves dwell in the mountain, forces of Orcs and Elves descend on them, bringing possibility of a war that threatens all of Middle-earth. Bilbo must take it upon himself to end the conflict, but his actions may come at a terrible cost.

Thu
    3:00 6:10
Fri - Wed
    3:20 6:45

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies - An IMAX 3D Experience

PG, Fantasy, 156 min

When we last left Bilbo (Martin Freeman) and Thorin's (Richard Armitage) company, they had just retaken Erebor from the dragon Smaug, but at a terrible cost as the dragon headed towards Laketown to take his revenge. While Bard (Luke Evans) is faced with defeating the dragon to save his home, Bilbo and the dwarves are forced to look for the Arkenstone on command of a power-hungry Thorin, whose gold sickness gets worse by the hour.

As the dwarves dwell in the mountain, forces of Orcs and Elves descend on them, bringing possibility of a war that threatens all of Middle-earth. Bilbo must take it upon himself to end the conflict, but his actions may come at a terrible cost.

Thu
    3:50 7:10 10:30
Fri - Sat
    12:50 4:10 7:30 10:50
Sun
    12:50 4:10 7:30 10:50
Mon - Tue
    12:50 4:10 7:30 10:50
Wed
    12:50 4:10 7:30

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 3D

PG, Fantasy, 156 min

When we last left Bilbo (Martin Freeman) and Thorin's (Richard Armitage) company, they had just retaken Erebor from the dragon Smaug, but at a terrible cost as the dragon headed towards Laketown to take his revenge. While Bard (Luke Evans) is faced with defeating the dragon to save his home, Bilbo and the dwarves are forced to look for the Arkenstone on command of a power-hungry Thorin, whose gold sickness gets worse by the hour.

As the dwarves dwell in the mountain, forces of Orcs and Elves descend on them, bringing possibility of a war that threatens all of Middle-earth. Bilbo must take it upon himself to end the conflict, but his actions may come at a terrible cost.

Thu
    9:40
Fri - Sat
    12:00 10:00
Sun
    12:15 10:00
Mon - Tue
    12:00 10:00
Wed
    12:00

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

PG, Action, 123 min

With Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) captured by Snow and taken prisoner in the Capitol, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) reluctantly agrees to act as "the Mockingjay"—a poster child for the rebellion spearheaded by District 13.

She has one stipulation however—that District 13's President Alma Coin (Julianne Moore) promises immunity to all of the past Hunger Games tributes, including Peeta, and to give Katniss the right to personally kill President Snow (Donald Sutherland) once he is captured.

Thu
    3:30 6:20 9:15
Fri - Tue
    1:15 4:20 7:10 9:55
Wed
    1:15 4:20 7:10

The Theory of Everything

PG, Drama, 123 min

As a young man at school, it was already clear that Stephen Hawking had an exceptional mind. Having won a scholarship to the University of Oxford, his future looked extremely bright. Going on to Cambridge, he meets and falls in love with Jane Wilde, and the two become engaged.

Stephen begins to have health problems and discovers he has a debilitating motor neuron disease known as ALS. Given two years to live, he's understandably devastated. As Stephen's health problems become apparent to all, Jane insists they get married anyway. She helps him in every way possible, becoming his fulltime caregiver.

Stephen, who authors the bestselling book A Brief History of Time, becomes a renowned astrophysicist. Overwhelmed by her role of mother to two small children as well as being Stephen's only caregiver, when her husband falls ill and the doctor recommends that he be taken off life support, Jane doesn't hesitate when making her decision.

Based on Jane Hawking's memoir, Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen.

Thu
    3:40 7:40 10:20
Fri - Sat
    1:00 3:50 7:00 9:45
Sun
    3:50 7:00 9:45
Mon - Tue
    1:00 3:50 7:00 9:45
Wed
    1:00 3:50 7:00

Wild

18A, Drama, 115 min

After the breakup of her marriage and the death of her mother, Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) is left devastated. She becomes a drug user but eventually realizes she needs to get away from the circumstances she's fallen into.

Cheryl sets out alone, with absolutely no experience, on a thousand-mile hike along the Pacific Coast trail.

Thu
    4:20 7:00 10:00
Fri - Sat
    1:30 5:00 8:00 10:45
Sun
    1:00 5:00 8:00 10:45
Mon - Tue
    1:30 5:00 8:00 10:45
Wed
    1:30 5:00 8:00