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 Taxi Driver

Drama,

A Taxi Driver
In this powerful true story set in 1980, a down-on-his-luck taxi driver from Seoul is hired by a foreign journalist who wants to go to the town of Gwangju for the day. They arrive to find a city under siege by the military government, with the citizens, led by a determined group of college students, rising up to demand freedom. What began as an easy fare becomes a life-or-death struggle in the midst of the Gwangju Uprising, a critical event in modern South Korea.
Sat - Sun
    12:40 6:40
Mon - Thu
    6:30

American Assassin

14A, Action/Adventure, 111 min

When Mitch Rapp (Dylan O'Brien) was 14, his parents were killed in a fiery car crash. Life became difficult for him at that point. He began to develop behavioral problems and was kicked out of three boarding schools.

Just as Mitch finally has his life together, he asks his girlfriend to marry him at a beautiful beach resort. Suddenly the beach is flooded with armed men, shooting everyone in sight, including his girlfriend. Mitch survives, but once again, he's lost everything. He decides to join a new group of clandestine operatives formed by the CIA to combat Islamic terrorism.

Mitch wants only one thing — retribution, making him an ideal candidate.

Based on the bestselling novel by author Vince Flynn.

Sat - Sun
    1:45 4:40 7:20 10:00
Mon - Wed
    4:30 7:30 10:15
Thu
    4:30 6:30 9:30

American Made

14A, Thriller, 115 min

Based on the real life exploits of Barry Seal (Tom Cruise), a pilot and drug runner for kingpin Pablo Escobar in the south during the 1980s who also landed work for the CIA. The massive covert operation that Seal led is one of the biggest in U.S. history, and nearly brought down the entire Reagan White House via the Iran Contra scandal.

Thu
    7:30 10:15

IT

18A, Horror, 135 min

Every 27 years, an ancient shape-shifting predator (Bill Skarsgård) emerges from the sewers to feed on innocent children by preying on their deepest fears in the town of Derry, Maine.

A group of seven children, who are considered misfits, form a group called the "Losers Club." They soon realize that they've all had encounters with a demonic entity that appears in various forms, but primarily in the shape of a clown named Pennywise.

Not knowing what to call the entity, they refer to it as "It" and believe It is responsible for the recent murders of a number of children in their town.

Based on the novel by Stephen King.

Sat - Sun
    1:15 4:30 7:40 10:45
Mon - Thu
    3:50 7:00 10:10

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

14A, Action, 141 min

Gary "Eggsy" Unwin (Taron Egerton) is learning what it takes to be a true Kingsman from mentor Harry Hart (Colin Firth). He learns nice clothes, fancy cars and cool weapons help the Kingsman with their ultimate goal: to sacrifice anything for the greater good.

But when the Kingsman headquarters is destroyed, Eggsy and Merlin (Mark Strong) have to figure out who is responsible. Their research leads them to discover an allied American agency called Statesman comprised of Agent Tequila (Channing Tatum), Agent Whiskey (Pedro Pascal) and Agent Champagne (Jeff Bridges). The two agencies decide to band together to try to discover this new enemy and save the world.

Sat - Sun
    12:25 3:40 7:00 10:15
Mon
    3:40 6:50 10:00
Tue
    3:40 6:50 10:05
Wed - Thu
    3:40 6:50 10:00

Kingsman: The Golden Circle - The IMAX Experience

14A, Action/Adventure, 141 min

Kingsman: The Secret Service introduced the world to Kingsman - an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In Kingsman: The Golden Circle," our heroes face a new challenge. When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, their journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US called Statesman, dating back to the day they were both founded. In a new adventure that tests their agents' strength and wits to the limit, these two elite secret organizations band together to defeat a ruthless common enemy, in order to save the world, something that's becoming a bit of a habit for Eggsy.
Sat - Sun
    12:55 4:10 7:30 10:45
Mon
    4:10 7:20 10:30
Tue
    4:00 7:20 10:35
Wed - Thu
    4:10 7:20 10:30

Memoir of a Murderer

14A,

Memoir of a Murderer
Byung-soo, a retired serial killer, lives a quiet life with his daughter Eun-hee, who has cared for him ever since his Alzheimer's diagnosis. When Eun-hee brings home her new boyfriend Tae-ju, Byung-soo realizes Tae-ju is a serial killer too. To save his daughter, Byung-soo must fight Tae-ju as well as his own mind.
Sat - Sun
    3:50 9:50
Mon - Thu
    3:35 9:40

mother!

18A, Thriller, 121 min

A woman (Jennifer Lawrence) is taken by surprise when her husband (Javier Bardem) lets uninvited guests (Ed Harris, Michelle Pfeiffer) in to stay at their home. As her husband's behaviour grows increasingly odd, especially when she finds a photographic portrait of him in the other man's luggage, she gets distressed and just wants everyone to leave, as more and more strange things occur. 

  Canadian Connection: Filmed in Montreal, Quebec.

Sat - Sun
    1:35 4:50 7:50 10:40
Mon - Thu
    4:40 7:40 10:30

National Theatre Live: Yerma

National Theatre Live: Yerma
The incredible Billie Piper returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone's radical production of Lorca's achingly powerful masterpiece. The unmissable theatre phenomenon sold out at the Young Vic and critics call it 'an extraordinary theatrical triumph' and 'stunning, searing, unmissable.' Billie Piper's lead performance is described as 'spellbinding' , 'astonishing' and 'devastatingly powerful.' Set in contemporary London, Piper's portrayal of a woman in her thirties desperate to conceive builds with elemental force to a staggering, shocking, climax. Please note that this broadcast does not have an interval.
Sat
    12:30

Stronger

14A, Drama, 116 min

Jeff Bauman (Jake Gyllenhaal) is desperately trying to win back his girlfriend, Erin Hurley (Tatiana Maslany). When she collects money in order to run in the 2013 Boston Marathon, he helps her get support and makes a sign to hold for her at the finish line.

Since Jeff is always either late to everything or a no-show, Erin doesn't expect him to show up. Bombs go off just as she's approaching the finish line, but not until she sees a badly injured Jeff being carried away from the finish line, does she realize he actually was there. 

With his lower legs blown off, Jeff has to go through a long healing process, not just physically but emotionally. Erin discovers that Jeff's family may not always realize what's best for Jeff's recovery and she struggles to be a positive influence in his life, while questioning her role in it. 

Based on the book Stronger by Jeff Bauman and Bret Witter.

  Canadian Connection: Actress Tatiana Maslany was born and raised in Canada.

Sat
    1:25 3:30 6:30 9:40
Sun
    12:35 3:30 6:30 9:40
Mon - Thu
    4:20 7:10 9:50

The Hitman's Bodyguard

18A, Action/Adventure, 118 min

Boydguard Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) was once a Triple A-rated executive protection agent, but his credibility took a dive when he lost a client to a sniper. He's coerced by his ex-girlfriend, an Interpol agent, to take on a new client when her team fails at the task. Michael has to deliver the world's most wanted hitman, Darius Kincaid (Samuel L. Jackson), to the International Court of Justice in The Hague to testify against a cruel dictator (Gary Oldman). 

There's one major problem — the two quickly realize they can't stand each other. Darius doesn't listen to a word Michael says, which puts them both in danger. But they have to learn to put their differences aside, because they have just 24 hours to get to The Netherland in one piece, or the case is thrown out of court.

Sat
    4:20 7:10 10:05
Sun
    1:25 4:20 7:10 10:05
Mon - Wed
    3:30 6:30 9:30
Thu
    3:30

The LEGO NINJAGO Movie

G, Animation, 101 min

Six seemingly ordinary teenagers who attend high school by day are secret ninja warriors by night. Trained by kung fu master Wu (Jackie Chan), they use their skills and remarkable fleet of mechs to defend their island home, called Ninjago, from the Worst Guy Ever — evil warlord Garmadon (Justin Theroux), who also happens to be the dad of one of the teens.

Sat - Sun
    5:25 6:50
Mon - Thu
    4:50 6:40

The LEGO NINJAGO Movie 3D

G, Animation, 101 min

The LEGO NINJAGO Movie 3D
Six seemingly ordinary teenagers who attend high school by day are secret ninja warriors by night. Trained by kung fu master Wu (Jackie Chan), they use their skills and remarkable fleet of mechs to defend their island home, called Ninjago, from the Worst Guy Ever — evil warlord Garmadon (Justin Theroux), who also happens to be the dad of one of the teens.
Sat - Sun
    12:20 1:05 2:55 4:00 8:00 9:30 10:35
Mon
    4:00 7:40 9:20 10:20
Tue
    4:10 7:40 9:20 10:20
Wed - Thu
    4:00 7:40 9:20 10:20