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:

A Most Violent Year

14A, Drama, 125 min

Set in 1981, which was statistically New York City's most violent year. Immigrant Abel Morales (Oscar Isaac) and his wife Anna (Jessica Chastain) try to expand their business and make their American Dream come true but find it difficult as they're surrounded by rampant violence, decay, and corruption.

Fri
    4:20 7:35 10:30
Sat
    12:45 4:20 7:30 10:25
Sun
    12:40 3:55 7:15 10:10
Mon - Thu
    4:20 7:10 10:05

American Sniper

14A, Action, 132 min

Texas native Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) becomes a Navy SEAL, and during his time in the service, records the highest number of sniper kills for an American—more than 150 confirmed kills. Meanwhile, his wife slowly watches as her husband's affection turns from her to the SEALS and the war.

Based on the memoir by Chris Kyle.

Thu
    6:45 9:50

American Sniper: The IMAX Experience

14A, Action, 134 min

Texas native Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) becomes a Navy SEAL, and during his time in the service, records the highest number of sniper kills for an American—more than 150 confirmed kills. Meanwhile, his wife slowly watches as her husband's affection turns from her to the SEALS and the war.

Based on the memoir by Chris Kyle.

Fri
    4:10 7:20 10:25
Sat
    1:00 4:10 7:20 10:20
Sun
    1:00 4:15 7:20 10:15
Mon - Wed
    4:10 7:20 10:15
Thu
    3:30

Leviathan

14A, Drama, 140 min

Kolia (Alexey Serebryakov) lives in a small fishing town near the sea in Russia. He built his home with his own two hands and he enjoys the beautiful view. His auto-repair shop is right next door to his home, where he lives with his wife Lilya (Elena Liadova) and his son Roma (Sergey Pokhodaev) from a previous marriage.

When the town's corrupt mayor Vadim Shelevyat decides he wants Kolia's land for development, he tries at first to buy him out. Kolia refuses to give in, and the mayor becomes more aggressive, but Kolia won't give in without a fight.

Fri
    4:00 7:10 10:20
Sat - Sun
    12:50 4:00 7:10 10:15
Mon - Thu
    3:45 6:55 10:05

Ode to My Father

Drama,

Fri
    3:40 6:50 10:00
Sat - Sun
    12:30 3:40 6:50 10:00
Mon - Thu
    3:40 6:50 10:00

Paddington

G, Family, 95 min

A young bear from the jungles of Peru with a passion for all things British travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he begins to realize that city life is not all he had imagined - until he meets the kindly Brown family, who read the label around his neck ('Please look after this bear. Thank you').

They name him after the station and offer him a temporary home, where he discovers that his favorite food is marmalade. However, when Paddington gets into mischief, Mr. Brown is not at all impressed and decides the little bear is no longer welcome to stay. But that's not the worst of Paddington's troubles. A taxidermist (Nicole Kidman) spots the bear and decides to stuff him.

Fri
    3:30 6:40 9:40
Sat - Sun
    12:40 3:30 6:40 9:40
Mon - Wed
    3:30 6:40 9:40
Thu
    3:55 6:40 9:40

Project Almanac

PG, Thriller, 106 min

When a group of high school students find an old camera, they notice something odd in the footage. Their present selves are in one of the home videos from over 10 years ago.

The friends begin to realize that there is more to this camera than what meets the eye. After hearing a clicking sound in the basement, they find a time machine. Traveling to events all over the world in different eras and having the time of their lives, the friends think things can’t get any better.

But when their journeys cause ripples through time and create devastating circumstances around the world, the friends must go back in time and fix the mistakes they made before the world is destroyed.

Fri
    4:05 7:30 10:10
Sat
    1:40 4:50 6:20 9:20
Sun
    1:10 4:05 7:30 10:10
Mon - Wed
    4:05 7:30 10:10
Thu
    4:10 7:30 10:10

Seventh Son: An IMAX 3D Experience

PG, Action, 102 min

In a time long past, an evil is about to be unleashed that will reignite the war between the forces of the supernatural and humankind once more. Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges) is a knight who had imprisoned the malevolently powerful witch, Mother Malkin (Julianne Moore), centuries ago. But now she has escaped and is seeking vengeance. Summoning her followers of every incarnation, Mother Malkin is preparing to unleash her terrible wrath on an unsuspecting world. Only one thing stands in her way: Master Gregory. In a deadly reunion, Gregory comes face to face with the evil he always feared would someday return. He has only until the next full moon to do what usually takes years: train his new apprentice, Tom Ward (Ben Barnes) to fight a dark magic unlike any other. Man’s only hope lies in the seventh son of a seventh son.

Based on the novel The Last Apprentice: Revenge of the Witch by Joseph Delaney.

Thu
    7:00 9:45

Strange Magic

PG, Family, 99 min

In a tale inspired by William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, goblins, elves, fairies and imps embark on a musical adventure in hopes of getting a powerful potion.

Based on a story by George Lucas.

Fri
    3:35 6:30
Sat
    12:35 6:30
Sun
    12:35 3:00 6:30
Mon - Thu
    3:35 6:30

Taken 3

14A, Thriller, 109 min

Ex-covert operative Bryan Mills' (Liam Neeson) reconciliation with his ex-wife (Famke Janssen) is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered. Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on the run to evade the relentless pursuit of the CIA, FBI and the police. For one last time, Mills must use his “particular set of skills,” to track down the real killers, exact his unique brand of justice, and protect the only thing that matters to him now – his daughter (Maggie Grace).

Fri - Thu
    9:30

The Boy Next Door

14A, Thriller, 91 min

High school teacher Claire (Jennifer Lopez) is going through a divorce when she meets Noah Sandborn (Ryan Guzman), a young man who's staying next door with his uncle.

She has a one-night stand with Noah, but quickly realizes she's made a mistake when he develops a dangerous obsession with her. He enrolls in her class, hacks her computer and becomes jealous of her husband (John Corbett).

Fri
    4:30 7:55 10:30
Sat
    1:30 4:30 7:55 10:30
Sun
    1:30 4:30 7:55 10:05
Mon - Thu
    4:30 7:35 9:55

The Imitation Game

PG, Drama, 113 min

Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch), a brilliant Cambridge mathematician, cryptanalyst and computer scientist, is enlisted by his country during World War II to break the Nazi Enigma code, and is later persecuted by the government in 1952 for being homosexual.

Based on the book Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges.

Fri - Sat
    3:50 7:00 9:50
Sun
    12:55 3:50 7:00 9:50
Mon - Wed
    3:50 7:00 9:50
Thu
    3:50 7:20 10:15

The Metropolitan Opera: Les contes d'Hoffmann

205 min

Sat
    12:55

The Wedding Ringer

14A, Comedy, 101 min

Jimmy (Kevin Hart) provides best-man services for socially awkward guys who don’t have anyone close enough to stand by them on their big day. Doug (Josh Gad), a groom-to-be, has found himself in that exact situation.

However, to make things worse, Doug made up names for not only his best man, but his nine groomsmen as well. He seeks out Jimmy’s help to pull off his wedding plans in an effort not to ruin the big day for his bride.

Fri
    4:50 7:45 10:15
Sat
    7:40 10:10
Sun
    1:50 4:50 7:45 10:15
Mon - Wed
    4:50 7:45 10:15
Thu
    4:00