Archive for the ‘Films’ Category


“For as long as I can remember I always wanted to be a gangster.” -Katniss Everdeen

We have a pretty big Thursday heading our way with two very big movies showing on our big screens. First at 7pm we have the premiere of the last installment of the Hunger Games series. Mockingjay Part 2 is opening up with very solid positive reviews on Rotten Tomatoes! With Jennifer Lawrence reprising her …

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Coming Soon 11/6/15

We are wiping the slate clean and opening 4 films at CinemaSalem. That means Thursday will be your last chance to see The Martian, Crimson Peak, Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, and The History of Halloween. We will be opening Spectre, The Peanuts Movie, Bridge of Spies, and The Assassin.…

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Benefit for the Boys and Girls Club

This Saturday night, October 24, is a special night for the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Salem. That’s when BJ Thomas (“Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on my Head”) will headline a benefit concert for the organization at the Cabot in Beverly. The show starts at 8 pm and there are a few seats left. You …

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Cameron Crowe is coming back to the big screen on May 29th with his new film Aloha. You may now Crowe from the films Say Anything, Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous, Vanilla Sky, and We Bought A Zoo. That alone has to make you interested, but I will list off …

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Special Showings

We are super excited to announce that our “Friends of CinemaSalem” subscription is here and ready to be yours! This card will either get you in to one of our special screenings for free or at a great discount. The FoCS Individual card is gives the discount to you and one guest for the price …

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Most exciting premieres in November at CinemaSalem!

Like always, November is stacked with must see films. We have 3 premiers of the top movies coming out this month. All tickets are on sale now!

On November 6th at 7pm you can see the much anticipated Big Hero 6! This is the first animated Marvel/Disney film to hit screens and so far …

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Great events coming up!

Hey everyone! We hope your October is going as awesomely as possible. We have some great events coming this up in the next few weeks that you should come to.

From October 20th-23rd (only one show on the 23rd) Tusk will be playing. It is the new Kevin Smith horror film starring Justin Long, Genesis …

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Guide to Enjoying CinemaSalem in October!

Hi there faithful CinemaSalem patrons! It’s time for my annual plea that you stick with us during the month of October. I know it’s trying at times to navigate the city we all love so much when it becomes so crowed, but yet again, I’m here to petition you to keep your movie going habits …

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Aaaand we are already talking about the Oscars.

Canada has put in it’s vote for the movie they will put forth for their chance at the Best Foreign Language Oscar. The lucky film, Mommy, has been well received at every festival it hit, especially Cannes. It won the Jury Prize and was nominated for the Palme d’Or and Queer Palm. Even though …

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The Boxtrolls are coming to CinemaSalem next weekend!

The Boxtrolls will be coming to CinemaSalem in 2D and 3D starting September 26th! This film is an adaptation of the children’s novel Here Be Monsters by Alan Snow. The Boxtrolls are a group of trolls that live under the streets of Cheesebridge. They are more or less embodied the term, “One person’s trash …

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CinemaSalem is a four-screen independent community movie theater located in historic downtown Salem, MA. Focusing on quality first-run feature films, art films, and passionate documentaries, CinemaSalem is a friendly and affordable alternative to the megaplex experience, and features the best popcorn you've ever tasted! Perhaps that's why filmlovers recently voted it the "Best North Shore Movie Theater." [Learn More]