Current Movie: Young Frankenstein – Oct. 20

  • Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 7:30PM
  • 450 A Street, Idaho Falls, 83402
  • Doors open at 6:30; open seating
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Young Frankenstein returns to the Colonial Theater on Thursday, October 20 at 7:30PM. For one night only, come see Mel Brooks’ not-so-scary tale of Dr. Frankenstein (pronounced Fronk-en-steen) and his assistant Igor (i.e., Eye-gor) as they re-animate the body of Peter Boyle with the mind of the recently departed, Abby Normal.

There’s no beating Brooks on the silver screen at the Colonial! You voted well, Idaho Falls. Don’t miss Gene Wilder, Peter Boyle, Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn (of course), Cloris Leachman, and Teri Garr together in what is arguably the funniest cast ever assembled in one film.

We won’t get another Gene Wilder. Come pay tribute with laughter. How else?!

Never seen it? Here’s the gist:

A young neurosurgeon (Gene Wilder) inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback called Igor, a pretty lab assistant named Inga and the old housekeeper, frau Blucher -iiiiihhh!-. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his grandfather is only crap, but when he discovers the book where the mad doctor described his reanimation experiment, he suddenly changes his mind… –from IMDB

Venue: Colonial TheaterToggle

Built by C.A. Spath, cashier of the Farmers and Merchants Bank; Dr. C.M. Cline, physician and S.K. Mittry, contractor: the Colonial Theater opened on November 10, 1919, at a cost of just over $175,000. It boasted one of the largest stages in the Intermountain West, a modern ramp (in lieu of stairs) to the balcony, a ventilation system, which circulated fresh air every five minutes and superb a... Read More.

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  • A fine send-off for Gene Wilder
  • Costume contest with prizes!
  • Bring a carved pumpkin, and we'll give you some popcorn. And we'll light the pumpkin and put it on stage throughout the show!

Fine Print:

Young Frankenstein will show at the Colonial Theater on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 7:30PM. Tickets bought online are $9 (price includes sales tax). Doors open at 6:30PM; all seating is open.
If tickets remain on the night of the show, they can be purchased at the Colonial box office for $11. When 100 tickets are purchased, payments will be collected and tickets will be issued for you to print out from this website and bring with you on the night of the screening. No admission without a ticket. If 100 tickets fail to sell, no payments will be collected, no tickets will be issued, and no movie will be screened.


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