Showtimes By Film

Join us every month for a celebration of ass-kicking chopsocky cinema, with a trailer reel and a handpicked feature presentation. Just $5!

Thursday 12/2
8:30 pm
Benedetta

Paul Verhoeven's latest conversation piece is a readymade controversy of sapphic sisterhood.

Friday 12/3Saturday 12/4Sunday 12/5Monday 12/6Tuesday 12/7Wednesday 12/8
4:00 pm
2:45 pm
7:30 pm
4:15 pm
8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Silent Night poster

Nell (Kiera Knightley) and Simon (Matthew Goode) have invited their closest friends to join their family for Christmas dinner at their idyllic home in the English countryside. As the group comes together, it feels like old times – but behind all of the laughter and merriment, something is not quite right.

Friday 12/3Saturday 12/4Sunday 12/5Monday 12/6Tuesday 12/7Wednesday 12/8
6:30 pm
5:30 pm
2:15 pm
9:00 pm
6:00 pm
9:00 pm
6:00 pm

We take our holiday traditions very seriously at The Late Show: at Thanksgiving we BLOOD RAGE, and at Christmastime we invite a new round of converts to revel in the madness of DIAL CODE SANTA CLAUS, aka DEADLY GAMES.

Saturday 12/4Sunday 12/5
10:15 pm
7:00 pm
Tiny Stage Comedy Night

Join us for our new monthly live standup engagement, showcasing Knoxville's best comics courtesy of our friends at Tiny Stage Comedy!

Tuesday 12/7
7:00 pm
Collectively Speaking

Shoe Game and RheaSunshine present Collectively Speaking, hosted by Knoxville poet laureate RheaSunshine and featuring headliner Taria "The Realest" Person from Nashville. 

Thursday 12/9
7:00 pm
Cmon Cmon poster

Johnny (Joaquin Phoenix) and his young nephew (Woody Norman) forge a tenuous but transformational relationship when they are unexpectedly thrown together in this delicate and deeply moving story about the connections between adults and children, the past and the future, from writer-director Mike Mills.

Friday 12/10Saturday 12/11Sunday 12/12Monday 12/13Tuesday 12/14Wednesday 12/15Thursday 12/16Friday 12/17
4:30 pm
1:45 pm
6:30 pm
3:00 pm
5:15 pm
6:00 pm
8:30 pm
6:30 pm
4:45 pm
Christmas Vacation poster

Hallelujah, holy shit! The Griswolds hit the big screen in one of our most-requested holiday movies. (Bonus: to make our event stand out from a competing local screening, we are prepared to guarantee that Chevy Chase will not in attendance.)

Saturday 12/11Sunday 12/12
4:15 pm
8:45 pm
7:30 pm
Chopping Mall poster

Join us this shopping season for a sobering look at the intersection of technology and capitalism! Our friends at AGFA call it "a joyous hybrid of FRIDAY THE 13TH and DAWN OF THE DEAD . . . with robots!"

Saturday 12/11Sunday 12/12
10:50 pm
9:40 pm
OAVExtreme

Our latest $5 wildcard series presents hand-picked oddities from the annals of home video-era anime.

Monday 12/13
8:15 pm
KPS

Knoxville Poetry Slam is returning to in-person events for the first time in nearly two years, and they're beyond excited. So dust off your Christmas sweaters for their holiday-themed first night back. (This event will not have a slam component... competitions resume in January!)

Tuesday 12/14
7:00 pm
Batman Returns poster

DeVito has never been grosser, Pfeiffer has never been sexier, and Christmastime has never been so twisted... Tim Burton's weirder, darker Batman followup is the total package.

Thursday 12/16Friday 12/17Saturday 12/18Sunday 12/19
8:45 pm
9:00 pm
4:30 pm
2:30 pm
Tokyo Godfathers poster

Another one from the top of our Christmas request list, Satoshi Kon's humanist holiday film has beome a time-honored treat for those in the know.

Friday 12/17Saturday 12/18Sunday 12/19
7:00 pm
2:30 pm
5:00 pm
KHFF Holiday Party

Join KHFF for triple-feature festivities featuring gifts, a visit from Slasher Santa and a triple feature of bad tidings featuring KRAMPUS, SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT and a surprise third feature!

Saturday 12/18
7:00 pm
Krampus poster

TRICK 'R TREAT director Michael Daugherty followed up his instant Halloween classic by tackling an infamous figure from another holiday's darker lore. Hail Krampus!

Saturday 12/18Sunday 12/19Monday 12/20
7:00 pm
8:45 pm
Silent Night Deadly Night poster

A Central Cinema / Knoxville Horror Film Fest holiday tradition, SNDN is simultaneously the most fun and transgressive Christmas horror film, and we're please to be presenting it as part of a special KHFFXMAS triple feature with Krampus and a very special surprise screening!

Saturday 12/18
9:15 pm

Join us for another evening of skate video madness, sponsored by Pluto Sports!

Tuesday 12/28
8:00 pm