In the spirit of the building’s original role as a movie theater, October will be a month during which film-goers will be treated to an eclectic array of cinematic experiences at the Capitol!

A Whole Day of Hitchcock: Sunday, October 1 Kick off the spooky season with a full day of the prolific director who thrilled us for six decades and made a lasting impact on the genre as well as cinema as a whole! Join us for all four films, or come for your favorite.

  • 12:00 p.m. – Rope (1948)
  • 2:00 p.m. – Rear Window (Rated PG, 1954)
  • 4:30 p.m. – Vertigo (Rated PG, 1958)
  • 7:00 p.m. – Psycho (Rated R, 1960)

Halloween Family Movie: Wednesday, October 11, 6 p.m. Monster House (Rated PG, 2006)

Harvest Festival Monster Movie Marathon: Saturday, October 14, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. To celebrate Downtown Bowling Green’s Harvest Festival, we will host a Universal Studios Monster Movie Marathon. Enjoy everything the festival has to offer, then come into the theater for a break and a fright! These classics are short and fun for the whole family. Following the festival, we will screen a 1979 sci-fi thriller at 6 p.m. in collaboration with the BG Horror Club. Afternoon movies are: 

  • 11 a.m. – Dracula (Rated TV-14, 1931)
  • 12:30 p.m. – Frankenstein (Rated TV-PG, 1931)
  • 2 p.m. – The Black Cat (Rated TV-PG, 1934)
  • 3:30 p.m. – The Creature from the Black Lagoon (Rated G, 1954)

BG Horror Club Hosts: Sci-Fi Thriller: Saturday, October 14, 6 p.m. Alien (Rated R, 1979)

Daytime Fright: Wednesday, October 18, 2 p.m. Carrie (Rated R, 1976)

New Movie Night: Wednesday, October 18, 6 p.m. Scream VI (Rated R, 2023)

Boos and Brews: Friday, October 20 (double feature) Beetlejuice at 6 p.m., Ghostbusters at 8 p.m.

Get ready to scream with laughter and raise your spirits at Boos and Brews! Join us at the Capitol for a thrilling double feature of Beetlejuice and Ghostbusters, all while sipping on delicious local craft beer from White Squirrel – it’s a spine-tingling night of cinematic delight that’ll leave you saying, “Cheers to the afterlife!” Boos and Brews is free and open to the public, no ticket required. Both films are Rated PG.