The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Showtimes for VICTORIA & ABDUL at the Crescent Theater in Mobile, AL
- Friday, October 20 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Saturday, October 21 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Sunday, October 22 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Monday, October 23 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Tuesday, October 24 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Wednesday, October 25 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Thursday, October 26 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Friday, October 27 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Saturday, October 28 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:15 PM
- Sunday, October 29 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM
- Monday, October 30 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM
- Tuesday, October 31 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM
- Wednesday, November 1 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM
- Thursday, November 2 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM
Belgian Detective Hercule Poirot probes the mystery of a murdered American tycoon aboard the legendary Orient Express as 20th Century Fox and producers Ridley Scott, Simon Kinberg, and Mark Gordon bring Agatha Christie’s classic whodunit back to the big screen.
MPAA Rating: PG-13
MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS starts November 10th at the Crescent Theater in Mobile, AL
The Florida Project tells the story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
MPAA Rating: R
THE FLORIDA PROJECT starts November 24th at the Crescent Theater
In Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig reveals herself to be a bold new cinematic voice with her directorial debut, excavating both the humor and pathos in the turbulent bond between a mother and her teenage daughter. Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson (Saoirse Ronan) fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mom (Laurie Metcalf), a nurse working tirelessly to keep her family afloat after Lady Bird’s father (Tracy Letts) loses his job. Set in Sacramento, California in 2002, amidst a rapidly shifting American economic landscape, Lady Bird is an affecting look at the relationships that shape us, the beliefs that define us, and the unmatched beauty of a place called home.
LADY BIRD is coming soon to the Crescent Theater
Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
THE GREATEST SHOWMAN starts December 25th at the Crescent Theater
From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes THE SHAPE OF WATER – an other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of silence and isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment. Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg and Doug Jones.
THE SHAPE OF WATER is Coming Soon to the Crescent Theater
Let’s Play Two is a concert film that chronicles Pearl Jam’s legendary performances at Wrigley Field during the Chicago Cubs historic 2016 season. With Chicago being a hometown to Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam has forged a relationship with the city, the Chicago Cubs and Wrigley Field that is unparalleled in the world of sports and music.
From Ten to Lightning Bolt, the concert film shuffles through Pearl Jam’s ever-growing catalog of originals and covers — spanning the band’s 25-year career. The film includes exclusive interviews and a behind-the-scenes look as the Wrigleyville neighborhood transitions seamlessly from the atmosphere of a Cubs’ win to the anticipation of, and preparation for, the concerts.
Through the eyes of renowned director/photographer Danny Clinch and the voice of Pearl Jam, the film showcases the journey of this special relationship — using the past and present of both the band and the Chicago Cubs through the music, the sweat and the eternal hopes of being both: a Cubs fan and Pearl Jam fan.
LET’S PLAY TWO plays 8:30 PM on October 3rd & October 4th at the Crescent Theater
It’s the weird and wonderful as newly engaged couple Brad and Janet encounter a problem when they car halts in the rain. They both look for contact only to find themselves at the castle of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a transvestite. A place to stay is offered, but will Brad and Janet want to remain there? Especially when a large group of Transylvanians dance to the ‘Time Warp’, Dr. Frank-N-Furter builds his own man and a whole host of participation for the audience to enjoy.
Presented by The Mystic Society of Rocky Horror.
Audience participation is encouraged! All props and costumes are allowed EXCEPT food. The Mystic Society of Rocky Horror will sell $5 bags containing all of the allowed props in the lobby before each show, but you may bring your own.
Showtimes for THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW at the Crescent Theater in Mobile, AL
- Friday, October 27 – 9:00 PM
- Saturday, October 28 – 9:00 PM
- Sunday, October 29 – 9:00 PM
- Tuesday, October 31 – 9:00 PM