Sunday, 31 August 2014


101 min - Action | Adventure | Comedy 

Friday, Sep 12 6:30PM
Saturday, Sep 13 6:30PM
Sunday, Sep 14 3:30PM
Wednesday, Sep 17 10:15AM 8:30PM
Saturday, Sep 20 1:30PM
Tuesday, Sep 23 10:15AM
Wednesday, Sep 24 6:30PM
Thursday, Sep 11 7:10PM Premiere National Release
Friday, Sep 12 8:30PM
Saturday, Sep 13 1:30PM 8:30PM
Sunday, Sep 14 1:30PM
Wednesday, Sep 17 6:30PM
Friday, Sep 19 6:30PM
Saturday, Sep 20 6:30PM
Monday, Sep 22 10:15AM
Wednesday, Sep 24 10:15AM

A group of mutated warriors face off against an evil kingpin who wants to take over New York.
Director: Jonathan Liebesman
Writers: Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec
Stars: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fichtner

Saturday, 30 August 2014

THE INBETWEENERS 2 [MA15+] 96 min - Comedy

THE INBETWEENERS 2 [MA15+] 96 min - Comedy
Thursday, Sep 4 7:10PM
Friday, Sep 5 8:50PM
Saturday, Sep 6 8:50PM
Sunday, Sep 7 1:40PM
Wednesday, Sep 10 8:45PM

Jay, Neil, Simon, and Will reunite in Australia for a holiday.

Directors: Damon Beesley, Iain Morris
Writers: Damon Beesley, Iain Morris
Stars: Simon Bird, James Buckley, Blake Harrison

PLEASE NOTE MA15+: People under 15yrs MUST be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian for the duration of the film in the cinema. Parental permission to see an MA 15+ film is not sufficient. Photo ID essential.

The greatest little piano bar in the World

6.30pm Friday 5 Sept 2014
at The World Theatre Charters Towers Peter Black Foyer (bank building)
$5 cover charge. limited seats. 

Tickets available at the Box Office now.
*Featuring students and staff from Calvary Christian College, Townsville performing on the piano, harp, cello, acoustic guitar and double bass. Rebekah Chandler, harp tutor from Sydney, will also be performing.

*Drinks from Dungavell’s Bar - support Friends of the Friends of the World Theatre Charters Towers
*Tasty snacks: pre-order from Henry’s or purchase on the night: $15 Cheese platters OR $10 Toasted Turkish bread fingers with assorted dips (serves two)

Thursday, 28 August 2014

QCWA fundraiser movie Premiere "AND SO IT GOES" 6.30pm Thursday 28 August

Join us for a very special Fundraising
Movie Premiere  "AND SO IT GOES"
with QCWA at the World Theatre Charters Towers

6.30pm Thursday 28 August 2014
Finger food supper in the foyer with movie screening at 7.00pm. 

Invite your friends for a fun evening for a great cause.
Tickets $15pp available from The World Theatre Box Office 

A self-centred realtor enlists the help of his neighbour when he's suddenly left in charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home. Director: Rob Reiner. Writer: Mark Andrus. Stars: Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton, Sterling Jerins. (M) 94 min - Comedy | Drama | Romance

**All money raised will be go to Public Rural Crisis Fund (PRCF) which is run by volunteers with no administration costs. This means 100% of money raised goes directly to those who need it. This funding goes to Queenslanders who are in need of assistance due to disasters eg floods in Bundaberg and drought areas across the state, particularly in the western region. **


Performed with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra
FREE Live Simulcast in Mt Leyshon Auditorium 
7:30PM  Friday, Aug 29, 2014. 
Pre-booking essential - tickets available NOW at the Box Office Mon- Fri 10am-12.30pm AND whenever movies are showing AND you can buy tickets online

Experience American Ballet Theatre perform arguably the world’s most beloved ballet, Swan Lake.

On Friday 29 August, regional Queenslanders are invited to become part of a state wide audience for one of the world’s finest ballet companies, American Ballet Theatre, as they perform the quintessential ballet, Swan Lake.

Simulcast live from the Queensland Performing Arts Centre in Brisbane to just nine venues around the state, regional communities will experience the splendour and grace of one of the world’s finest companies in their Australian debut season.

American Ballet Theatre’s Swan Lake live simulcast is FREE!

Bookings are essential


Tuesday, 26 August 2014


127 min - Action | Adventure | Thriller
Thursday, Aug 28 7:10PM
Friday, Aug 29 8:30PM
Saturday, Aug 30 1:30PM
Saturday, Aug 30 8:15PM
Sunday, Aug 31 3:15PM
Wednesday, Sep 3 8:30PM
Friday, Sep 5 8:30PM
Saturday, Sep 6 8:30PM
Saturday, Sep 6 1:30PM
Sunday, Sep 7 1:30PM
Wednesday, Sep 10 10:15AM 8:30PM

Barney and his team, known as "The Expendables", come into conflict with ruthless arms dealer Conrad Stonebanks, the Expendables' co-founder, who is determined to destroy the team.
Director: Patrick Hughes
Writers: Sylvester Stallone (screenplay), Creighton Rothenberger (screenplay)
Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li

Sunday, 17 August 2014

Lucy (MA15+)

 Lucy (MA15+)
90 min - Action | Sci-Fi
Wednesday, Aug 27 10:30AM; 6:45PM
Friday, Aug 29 8:50PM
Saturday, Aug 30 8:30PM
Sunday, Aug 31 3:55PM
Wednesday, Sep 3 8:50PM FINAL

A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Director: Luc Besson
Writer: Luc Besson
Stars: Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman, Min-sik Choi

Friday, 15 August 2014

The Hundred-Foot Journey (M)

The Hundred-Foot Journey (M) 122 min - Drama
Friday, Aug 29 6:30PM
Saturday, Aug 30 1:40PM
Sunday, Aug 31 1:40PM
Wednesday, Sep 3 10:15AM 6:30PM
Thursday, Sep 4 7:00PM
Friday, Sep 5 6:30PM
Saturday, Sep 6 6:30PM
Sunday, Sep 7 3:30PM
Wednesday, Sep 10 10:30AM 6:30PM

A story centered on an Indian family who moves to France and opens an eatery across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant run by Madame Mallory.
Director: Lasse Hallström
Writers: Steven Knight (screenplay), Richard C. Morais (book)
Stars: Helen Mirren, Manish Dayal, Rohan Chand

Monday, 11 August 2014

Destiny Rescue VIP Advance Screening of FREEDOM (M)

6.30pm for 7pm start Monday 18 August 2014
Join us for a night of freedom and be a part of re-writing history in our lifetime.
Monday 18 August 2014
(Release Date: 21st August 2014)
6.30pm meet in the foyer for FREEDOM (M) screening at 7.00pm
Tickets $25pp at The World Theatre Box Office & online

All profits from the night will go to Destiny Rescue,
enabling them to continue rescuing children out of sexual slavery.

Heritage Films
are partnering with Destiny Rescue, a non-profit organisation rescuing and restoring children out of sexual slavery. Together they are bringing the movie FREEDOM to you across Australia and New Zealand.
This film will give you insight into the history of slavery which is more prominent today than any other time in history.
Destiny Rescue products will be available for purchase on the night and there will be giveaways and lucky door prizes.

FREEDOM (M) 95 Minutes . Drama

Cast: Cuba Gooding, Jr., William Sadler, Anna Sims and Bernhard Forcher Director: Peter Cousens
Synopsis: Two men separated by 100 years are united in their search for freedom. In 1856 a slave, Samuel Woodward (Cuba Gooding, Jr.) and his family, escape from the Monroe Plantation near Richmond, Virginia. A secret network of ordinary people known as the Underground Railroad, guide the family on their journey north to Canada. They are relentlessly pursued by the notorious slave hunter Plimpton (William Sadler). Hunted like a dog and haunted by the unthinkable suffering he and his forbears have endured, Samuel is forced to decide between revenge or freedom.
100 years earlier in 1748, John Newton the Captain of a slave trader sails from Africa with a cargo of slaves, bound for America. On board is Samuel’s great grandfather whose survival is tied to the fate of Captain Newton. The voyage changes Newton’s life forever and he creates a legacy that will inspire Samuel and the lives of millions for generations to come.

Saturday, 9 August 2014

Goldilocks Rocks - LIVE ON STAGE For Kids Thursday, August 14

All Tickets $10  
50min Show especially for children - educational and fun!

From the Australian touring company that brought you ‘Cinderella at the Disco’, ‘Aladdin and his Magic I-Pod’ and ‘Snow White and the Seven Cool Dudes’.

Goldilocks really likes to help people. She happily does the shopping for her grandmother plus the gardening too. She often walks her neighbour’s dog and collects their mail. Goldilocks cheerfully gives her teacher a hand setting up for class and she’s always happy and very polite.

It’s true what they say – “Goldilocks Rocks!”

Of course not everyone is pleased. The Big Bad Wolf is furious that Goldilocks has become so popular. He is very jealous and he’s planning to cause all sorts of trouble- what a bully. Watch out Goldilocks!


Tickets on sale NOW from the World Theatre Box Office Mon- Fri 10am-1.30pm AND at the cinema box office whenever movies are showing AND you can buy tickets online


94 min - Comedy
A company tries to shut down Mrs Brown's fruit and veg stall. They can feck off.
Wednesday, Aug 27 8:35PM FINAL

Director: Ben Kellett
Writer: Brendan O'Carroll
Stars: Brendan O'Carroll, Jennifer Gibney, Eilish O'Carroll

Hercules (M)

Hercules (M)
98 min - Action | Adventure
3D Wednesday, Aug 27 8:50PM FINAL

Having endured his legendary twelve labors, Hercules, the Greek demigod, has his life as a sword-for-hire tested when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek his aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord.
Director: Brett Ratner
Writers: Ryan Condal (screenplay), Evan Spiliotopoulos (screenplay),
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, John Hurt, Ian McShane

Monday, 4 August 2014

With a song in my heart - Simon Gallaher 10.30am Friday 8 August

With a song in my heart - Starring Simon Gallaher
10.30am Friday 8 August

Tickets for each show $15pp or groups 10+ $12pp
Includes Morning Tea at 9.30am
Simon Gallaher returns to the World Theatre Charters Towers in 2014 with a show packed with song and good humour. Simon's pure and smooth tenor voice is better than ever and his inimitable approach to performance will delight as never before.

Simon will be performing with musical director Kevin Hocking at the piano performing melodies that have all endured the test of time. Don’t miss this very special musical treat!
Tickets available from the World Theatre Charters Towers Box Office Mon-Fri 10am-12.30, whenever movies are screening and online at - buy tickets from the comfort of your own home.