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RBG

The Oscar®-nominated and Emmy®-winning documentary RBG, directed by award-winning filmmakers Betsy West and Julie Cohen, chronicles the inspiring and personal story of Ginsburg’s rise to the nation’s highest court while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. “From her Supreme Court chambers to her exercise room, what a privilege and a joy it was for us to train our cameras on RBG, and capture the story of this feisty, determined, brilliant woman who used her talents to make our world a better place,” said West and Cohen.

MARLEY

Born into poverty in rural Jamaica, Bob Marley became a prophet for the world’s oppressed, preaching peace, love, and understanding with a universal language – song. On what would have been Marley’s seventy-fifth birthday, Oscar-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald combines unheard tracks, unseen footage, and intimate interviews to paint a definitive portrait of the legendary artist.

LUCKY GRANDMA

Set in New York City, an ornery, chain-smoking Chinese Grandma goes all in at the casino, landing herself on the wrong side of luck…and in the middle of a Chinatown gang war.
Director Sasie Sealy brings to life a dark comedy about immigrant life, the vulnerabilities of aging and an unexpected friendship. Set in alleyways underground mahjong parlors with a cast of rich-ly drawn characters (including Taiwanese movie star Corey Ha) Lucky Grandma is a love letter to Chinatown and an homage to all the badass elderly women who inhabit it.


DIANA KENNEDY: NOTHING FANCY

Featuring extensive interviews with Diana Kennedy and famed chefs José Andrés, Rick Bayless, Gabriela Cámara and Alice Waters, Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy provides an intimate look at the leading expert on Mexican cuisine. The author of nine acclaimed cookbooks and a two-time James Beard Award winner, Diana is called the “Julia Child of Mexico”, but the feisty cook prefers “The Mick Jagger of Mexican Cuisine”.


THE TIMES OF BILL CUNNINGHAM

Told in Bill Cunningham’s own words from a recently unearthed six-hour 1994 interview, the iconic street photographer and fashion historian chronicles his remarkable career, and his democratic view of fashion and society. Narrated by Sarah Jessica Parker, The Times of Bill Cunningham features incredible photographs chosen from over 3 million previously unpublicized images and documents from Cunningham.


JOSE

Queer Lion winner at the Venice Film Festival, José is a gripping, layered and beautifully honest story about one working class young man’s struggle to find himself, and a nuanced and vivid look at being gay in Central America.


THE BOOKSELLERS

Antiquarian booksellers are part scholar, part detective and part businessperson, and their personalities and knowledge are as broad as the material they handle. THE BOOKSELLERS takes viewers inside their small but fascinating world, populated by an assortment of obsessives, intellects, eccentrics and dreamers.


DEERSKIN

In this black comedy of middle-aged masculinity gone awry, Academy Award winner Jean Dujardin (The Artist) is a recent divorcee who becomes obsessed with a vintage fringed deerskin jacket that begins to exert an uncanny hold on him. Set in a sleepy French alpine village, he falls into the guise of an independent filmmaker and befriends a trusting bartender and aspiring editor (Adèle Haenel, Portrait of a Lady on Fire) who becomes his collaborator on a movie that will document a surprising new goal he sets himself.


Join us weekly at Ward Theatres – Fridays from April 30 – June 18 – and relive each thrilling chapter in the Fast Saga.

Tickets are FREE! 
Tickets available at the box office only on a first-come, first-served basis. Maximum 2 per person!

4/30: The Fast & the Furious
5/7: 2 Fast 2 Furious
5/14: The Fast & the Furious: Tokyo Drift
5/21: Fast & Furious
5/28: Fast Five
6/4: Fast & Furious 6
6/11: Furious 7
6/18: The Fate of the Furious

For showtimes and more information, visit our Facebook Page!

Kit (Henry Golding, Crazy Rich Asians) returns to Ho Chi Minh City for the first time since he was six years old when his family fled the country in the aftermath of the Vietnam-American war. There he meets Lee, his estranged second cousin, Linh, a young Vietnamese student, and arranges an online date that turns into something more with Lewis (Parker Sawyers, Southside With You), an American clothing designer. Struggling to make sense of himself in a city he’s no longer familiar with, he embarks on a personal journey across the country that opens up the possibility for friendship, love and happiness.

“This fleeting character study leaves a lasting, optimistic impression of love and friendship.”

Little White Lies

Grab the family and get cozy with holiday favorites on the big screen in our Pajama Party Series!

FROZEN

November 27 – 29

When their kingdom becomes trapped in perpetual winter, fearless Anna (Kristen Bell) joins forces with mountaineer Kristoff (Jonathan Groff) and his reindeer sidekick to find Anna’s sister, Snow Queen Elsa (Idina Menzel), and break her icy spell. Although their epic journey leads them to encounters with mystical trolls, a comedic snowman (Josh Gad), harsh conditions, and magic at every turn, Anna and Kristoff bravely push onward in a race to save their kingdom from winter’s cold grip.

THE POLAR EXPRESS

December 5 – 6

Academy Award winner Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (FORREST GUMP, CASTAWAY) reunite for THE POLAR EXPRESS, an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

DR. SEUSS’ THE GRINCH

December 12 – 13

Funny, heartwarming and visually stunning, THE GRINCH is a universal story about the spirit of Christmas and the indomitable power of optimism. Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch lends his voice to the infamous Grinch, who lives a solitary life, and only sees his neighbors in Who-ville when he runs out of food. When the Whos declare they are going to make Christmas three times bigger this year, the Grinch realizes there is only one way for him to gain some peace and quiet: he must steal Christmas. Meanwhile, Cindy-Lou Who plots with her gang of friends to trap Santa Claus. As Christmas approaches, however, her good-natured scheme threatens to collide with the Grinch’s more nefarious one.

ELF

December 19 – 20

For his sophomore stab at directing, actor/writer/director Jon Favreau (IRON MAN), took on this holiday comedy starring Saturday Night Live-alum Will Ferrell. Ferrell stars as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf by Santa Claus (Edward Asner). When the news is finally broken to Buddy that he’s not a real elf, he decides to head back to his place of birth, New York City, in search of his biological family. Elf also stars James Caan, Mary Steenburgen, Zooey Deschanel, and Bob Newhart. Don’t miss this cheerful movie as the perfect start to the holiday season!

Grab tickets and re-live these delightful holiday favorites on the big screen!

Want to make your Pajama Party experience VIP? We’re offering private screenings of all titles! For pricing, availability, or to book your private screening, email us: VIPScreening.HI@ReadingRDI.com

Private Screening email template!

SUBJECT: Pajama Party Private Screening

BODY:

  • Name
  • Phone number
  • Email Address
  • Theater location: Ward Theatres or Olino Theatres
  • Movie Title: FROZEN, ELF, THE POLAR EXPRESS or DR. SEUSS’ THE GRINCH
  • Date: FROZEN is available 11/27 – 11/29; THE POLAR EXPRESS is available 12/5 & 12/6; DR. SEUSS’ THE GRINCH is available 12/12 & 12/13; and ELF is available 12/19 & 12/20
  • Number of guests in your group
  • Notes or Special Requests

Submit your request now: VIPScreening.HI@ReadingRDI.com

Get tickets for Pajama Party Now!

Acclaimed director Wayne Wang’s (The Joy Luck Club, Chan Is Missing) moving new film, Coming Home Again, is based on a personal essay by award-winning Korean-American writer Chang-rae Lee that was published in The New Yorker. This emotional, intimate family drama about a mother, a son, and the burden of family expectations, world premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and now begins its North American Theatrical Premiere Run starting October 23, from Outsider Pictures and Strand Releasing.

The film’s main character, also named Chang-rae (the charismatic Justin Chon), a first generation Korean-American, returns to his family home in San Francisco to care for his ailing mother (powerful Jackie Chung). Wanting nothing more than to fulfill his role as the supportive son, he must come to terms with his own conflicted emotions.

The film takes place over the course of one full day during which Chang-rae attempts to prepare a traditional Korean New Year’s Eve dinner; like the one his mother always cooked for the family (and for the film, all food was actually prepared by acclaimed Korean American chef Corey Lee). The care and precision that goes into preparing this meal gives him time to reflect on the intense relationship between them. Memories become a doorway into a woman who was so much more than the mother he thought he knew. Now, Chang-rae is faced with the dilemma of living with the permanent scars of unresolved family sacrifice, or the risk of opening new wounds as cancer shadows their lives.

“Poignant… don’t miss it.”

NOW Toronto

An in-depth exploration into the lives of nine astonishing women from the four corners of the globe who share one thing in common: a profound love for the Sea. A love so profound that they have chosen to make the Ocean the center of their physical, philosophical and professional lives.

In a unique documentary concept, the director has selected these women to create a portrait of what could be a metaphor for one woman’s Ocean life through all her ages. Starting with three women who engage in the thrill of ocean sports, to a famed scientist who plunges into the deepest depths on the edge of human survival, to a cliff diver who is hailed as “The bravest woman in Germany,” SHE IS THE OCEAN captures the common thread that bonds them together. Both how it has formed their lives and given them meaning beyond the normal constraints of society.

Vitagraph Films 360 presents “Cinema ’62 A-Go-Go” a 100 minute virtual multi-media extravaganza for film and pop culture lovers – based on the book Cinema ’62: The Greatest Year at the Movies. This unique virtual experience features special guests, film talk, musical performances, cocktails, a cascade of memories… and YES, we will be dancing “The Twist” with Chubby Checker!

Starring Barbara Eden (“I Dream of Jeannie”), Leonard Maltin (Maltin’s Movies), Alison Martino (Vintage L.A.), Nicholas Meyer (director STAR TREK II & VI ), Charles Phoenix (Ambassador of Americana), Domenic Priore (1960s music expert, author, Riot on Sunset Strip), Penelope Spheeris (director, THE DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION). With directors Bill Condon (OF GODS AND MONSTERS) and Philip Kaufman (THE RIGHT STUFF, THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING), authors Jeremy Arnold (Lawrence of Arabia: The 50th Anniversary TCM: The Essentials) and Tom Santopietro (Considering Doris Day) and commenting on THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE is, Rick Klein, ABC Political News Director.

Plus, musical performances by Tony DesareMary J. Stanford

Cocktails with Stiletto City’s Kastle. Dance Lesson by Spitfire from the Devil-ettes.

Hosted by Cinema ’62 authors Michael McClellan & Stephen Farber.

“Cinema ’62 A-Go-Go” is more than a book talk, more than a Q&A, more than an interview. In a variety show format, it re-examines the year in film and everything in between as we delve into the cultural context of when these films were made – with special guests, cocktails of the era, major amounts of music, prophetic politics and even a little dancing.

The Oscar®-nominated and Emmy®-winning documentary RBG, directed by award-winning filmmakers Betsy West and Julie Cohen, chronicles the inspiring and personal story of Ginsburg’s rise to the nation’s highest court while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. “From her Supreme Court chambers to her exercise room, what a privilege and a joy it was for us to train our cameras on RBG, and capture the story of this feisty, determined, brilliant woman who used her talents to make our world a better place,” said West and Cohen.

In addition to owning the film, you’ll also have access to a long-form Q&A with the directors from earlier this summer.

“She’s a woman who had so much power and presence that being around her for the time that we were to make the movie was just an incredible experience.”

Julie Cohen

Reopening Policy

Consolidated Theatres is adopting a wide range of new policies and procedures for health and safety, following federal, state and local guidelines. Here’s a breakdown of what to expect when you visit the theater, and some things to remember before you arrive!

Before you visit the theater

Prevention starts at home! If you’re not feeling well, have a temperature, or if you’ve been in contact with someone who has COVID-19, please stay safe & skip the trip to the movies, and we’ll look forward to seeing you back at the theater once you’re feeling better, and/or once your self-quarantine period has ended.

  • Don’t forget your face masks! All guests are required to wear face masks in order to enter the building, and masks must remain on in all areas at all times.
  • Reserve your tickets online in advance so that you can skip the box office line, and retain a fully contactless experience!
  • When planning your trip to the movies, please plan to arrive no more than 30 minutes prior to the start of your showtime, in order to help us reduce overall occupancy.

In-theater Procedures

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6-FEET SOCIAL DISTANCING THROUGHOUT THE THEATER

  • You’ll notice that we’ve placed floor decals placed at queues for box office, kiosks, concession, restrooms and more. When standing in the queue, please ensure that you are standing at/on a decal in order to keep a safe distance from others.
  • When in doubt, follow the signs! Ample signage will be placed throughout the theater to help you understand procedures, maintain social distancing, and direct the flow of traffic.
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6-FEET SOCIAL DISTANCING INSIDE AUDITORIUMS

  • We’ve significantly decreased seating capacity in all our auditoriums. When you reserve a ticket, our seating system is automatically blocking off the seats around you to ensure a safe distance between you and the next closest party.
  • Please remember to sit in your assigned seat so that we can maintain this distance.
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What to expect from our staff

  • Our staff members will be wearing gloves and face coverings to keep them, and you, safe!
  • No cash accepted! Credit, debit or gift cards only.
  • You’ll see that we’ve added acrylic barriers at concession stands, and other areas, to help prevent the spread of germs
  • Our staff will be socially distancing from one another, even behind the concession stand, and all registers will be at least 6 feet from one another.
  • Employees will undergo daily health screenings.
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Other preventative measures

  • Make use of hand sanitizer stations, which are placed throughout the theater
  • We’ll be doing increased cleaning and sanitization, especially of high touch-points, and inside auditoriums!
  • Inside auditoriums, all seats and personal tray tables will be sanitized after each use.
  • At the concession stand, we’re limiting guest access to self-service areas in order to reduce physical contact. Our staff will be on hand and ready to assist with anything you may need!
  • To improve air quality, we’ve upgraded filters in all HVAC systems.
  • In the lobby, access will be unavailable to items including water fountains, vending machines and arcade games, in order to reduce physical contact.

We look forward to seeing you back at the movies!

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for guests and staff. Please follow the posted instructions while visiting our cinema. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By visiting Consolidated Theatres, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.

Born into poverty in rural Jamaica, Bob Marley became a prophet for the world’s oppressed, preaching peace, love, and understanding with a universal language – song. On what would have been Marley’s seventy-fifth birthday, Oscar-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald combines unheard tracks, unseen footage, and intimate interviews to paint a definitive portrait of the legendary artist.

“Deeply entrancing.”

Entertainment Weekly

Our programmers have put together a curated list of many films, categorized by genre! Begin your booking at https://www.consolidatedtheatresblog.com/vip/, and once you select your location, you will see the list of available movies.

Yes! You may provide your own Blu-Ray, or streaming device and HDMI cable, to watch anything you’d like at your VIP screening. Contact us at vipscreening.HI@readingrdi.com for pricing and more information!

VIP screenings are limited to 30 guests or fewer, in order to allow for social distancing between guests who do not live in the same household.

All guests are required to have on a face covering upon building entry. Don’t worry though, you can remove your mask while seated in the auditorium to enjoy all your favorite movie snacks!

Consolidated Theatres has adopted new policies and procedures in order to provide all of you, and all our staff, with the safest possible experience for our VIP screenings and gaming rentals, following federal, state and local guidelines. Our staff is doing additional cleaning and sanitization of seats, concession areas, restrooms, and any high touchpoints within the building. Click here for a summary of what to expect!

VIP screenings are taking place at Consolidated Ward, Mililani and Olino.

VIP screenings are available to book weekly from Thursday through Sunday, at 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm and 6:00pm.

Screenings cost $250 for the entire group. In addition to the screening cost, groups are required to purchase a minimum of $100 in concessions, or 10 Standard ($10) packages.

Yes, all VIP screening groups are required to purchase a minimum of $100 in concessions, or 10 Standard packages.

No! You may mix-and-match concession packages however you’d like! Just let us know your preference via email at vipscreening.HI@readingrdi.com, and our events manager will assist!

Depending on what you’d like to bring, our events manager may be able to accommodate your request on a case by case basis. All outside food requires payment of a Catering Fee. Just put in a Note when you submit your booking request, and our events manager will be in touch with you!

Once your screening is confirmed, our events manager will coordinate with you to accept pre-payment for the screening and concessions via a credit card.

During your screening, you may purchase additional concessions a la carte, which you can pay for with a credit or debit card. No cash will be accepted!

Gift cards and e-gift cards are valid for in-theater purchases, including any concessions that you purchase during your screening. Due to how gift cards are processed, we are unable to use them towards your booking or rental fee for the event.

That’s okay! You can provide us an estimate, as long as your group remains under 30 guests.

Yes! Just place a minimum order upfront (at least $100 or 10 Standard Packages), and then you and your guests can order food a la carte once you arrive at the theater. Or contact our events manager at least 24 hours prior to your scheduled to update your order!

Bookings for VIP screenings are not confirmed until payment is finalized. Our events manager will contact you personally to confirm all the details and make sure the date, time and movie you selected is still available.