Virtual Saturday Night at the Movies

Toronto Film Society is back in the theatre!  However, we’re still pleased to continue to bring you films straight to your home!

Beginning Season 73 until now we have shown: Charade (1963), The Red House (1947), Meet John Doe (1941), D.O.A. (1949), His Girl Friday (1940), The Little Shop of Horrors (1960), Scarlet Street (1945), Nothing Sacred (1937), The Stranger (1946), Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1942), The Strange Love of Marth Ivers (1946), The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934), Love Affair (1939), Champagne for Caesar (1950), Second Chorus (1940), Gulliver’s Travels (1939), Detour (1945), Nosferatu (1922), My Man Godfrey (1936), It’s a Wonderful Life (1946), The Woman in Green (1945), The Symbol of the Unconquered (1920), Rain (1932), Kansas City Confidential (1952), And Then There Were None (1945), Royal Wedding (1951), The Hitch-Hiker (1953), The Southerner (1945) Sunrise (1927), The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920), Too Late for Tears (1949), Penny Serenade (1941), Der Hund von Baskerville (The Hound of the Baskervilles)  (1929), The Most Dangerous Game (1932), The Smallest Show on Earth (1957), Sin Takes a Holiday (1930), Of Human Bondage (1934).

Join us on Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 7:30 p.m. EST for The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939), directed by William Dieterle, starring Charles Laughton, Cedric Hardwicke, Thomas Mitchell, Maureen O’Hara, Edmond O’Brien, George Zucco.

Victor Hugo’s famous story has seen many screen adaptations, but none so poignant as this riveting 1939 adaptation. A triumph of classic filmmaking, the film’s stunning 15th century European sets, gripping narrative, and technical excellence stand as shining hallmarks of the height of Hollywood’s studio system. But it’s Charles Laughton’s definitive portrayal as Quasimodo that you’ll remember, and his chemistry with Maureen O’Hara, as Gypsy girl Esmeralda, which remains as thrilling and achingly moving as ever. Released in a year that brought us many of the greatest films ever made, this one sits proudly on that list!

Our wonderful pre-show begins at 7:15. Don’t miss it!

Please note: We have started using Zoom’s waiting room function due to some disruptive guests at recent screenings. You don’t have to do anything different, but you will be in a waiting room before being admitted, so please plan to log in a few minutes early!

There is no charge for this screening, but we are suggesting a donation of $10 to help cover ongoing costs

Click here for tickets

4 responses to “Virtual Saturday Night at the Movies”

  1. Willard Shank says:

    I was unable to watch the March 26 presentation. On Saturday I received emails inviting me to log in but everything I tried failed. “Not Available”.

    You may keep the $20 I donated. My gift.

    • Mark Brodsky says:

      Hi Will,

      I’m sorry to hear you had a problem. We appreciate your donation. I’ll email you directly!

  2. keith sexton says:

    Any idea when the theatre will be open again
    ?

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