All The Classic Films And Showtimes At Toronto’s Cinesphere This Fall (Yes, Back To The Future Is Included)

All The Classic Films And Showtimes At Toronto's Cinesphere This Fall (Yes, Back To The Future Is Included)
(Photo courtesy of Ontario Place)

If the weather is any indication, fall has officially fallen, and there’s no better way to warm up than with a classic movie at the Cinesphere.

READ: Famous Hollywood Movies You Probably Didn’t Know Were Filmed In Toronto

Toronto’s Cinesphere theatre at Ontario Place will be screening several iconic films over the next few months as part of its fall and winter programming.

READ: This L.A. Producer’s Toronto Home Is As Artistic As His Movies

Take a look at the screen times and the classic films coming to the big dome down by Toronto’s Waterfront.

READ: TTC Subway Closures: 6 Stations Shut Down On Line 1 Thanksgiving Long Weekend

Top Gun: An IMAX 3D Experience

Friday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 14 at 7:30 p.m.

Top Gun was re-mastered for the big screen from high-resolution original negative scans and painstakingly converted to 3D by Legend3D under the supervision of the film’s director, Tony Scott. Rendered in 3D, the film’s complex, long shots reveal extraordinary depth and clarity, allowing viewers to explore every detail of the action. From the spectacular aerial dogfights to the intense close-ups in the cockpits, each frame enables the audience to feel a part of the story.

READ: Toronto Road Closures And Traffic For Thanksgiving Long Weekend: Dufferin, LRT, Dundas West

Back To The Future

Friday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m.

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.

READ: Toronto To Test Driverless Cars For Trips To And From Transit Stations


Friday, November 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 3 at 3:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 4 at 3:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.

READ: How Far Back Should You Sit From Your TV? And Other Viewing Tips
Friday, November 9 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 10 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 11 at 8:00 p.m.

After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as a distress call, its landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.

READ: 10 Free Things To Do In Toronto Thanksgiving Long Weekend: Free Market, Skating, Bazaar And More


Friday, November 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 18 at 7:30 p.m.

Ellen Ripley is rescued by a deep salvage team after being in hypersleep for 57 years. The moon that the Nostromo visited has been colonized, but contact is lost. This time, colonial marines have impressive firepower, but will that be enough?

Blade Runner: The Final Cut

Friday, November 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 25 at 7:30 p.m.

A blade runner must pursue and terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space, and have returned to Earth to find their creator.

READ: Thanksgiving Weekend In Toronto: What’s Open, What’s Closed, And Things You Can Do

Blade Runner 2049 : The IMAX Experience

Friday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 2 at 7:30 p.m.

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

The Fifth Element

Friday, December 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 16 at 7:30 p.m.

In the colourful future, a cab driver unwittingly becomes the central figure in the search for a legendary cosmic weapon to keep Evil and Mr. Zorg at bay.

READ: This Is The For Sale Sign Of The Future So Keep Your Phone Handy

Die Hard

Friday, December 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 23 at 7:30 p.m.

John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

More from Madeline Morra

10 Insanely Cheap Things To Do In Toronto This Weekend (Dec 7-9)

The two weeks leading up to Christmas always provides fun and cheap...
Read More