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Cue the 007 theme song!

Dr. No! From Russia with Love! Goldfinger! On Her Majesty’s Secret Service! The sixth annual James Bond Film Festival explodes onto the Mayfair screen with four classic 007 adventures in January 2014!

Saturday Morning Cartoons Mayfair Style!

I often think how sad it is that kids today can never truly experience the joy and wonder that I experienced on Saturday mornings of my youth. There was some magic in the anticipation of and the partaking of watching cartoons between the hours of 6am and noon on those animation filled mornings. Sure, the

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Fake Trailers Reel Festival round III

NEVER COMING TO A THEATRE NEAR YOU! Mayfair Theatre presents The FAKE TRAILERS/REEL FESTIVAL An evening of real trailers — for fake movies! Plus, ultra-rare trailers for real cult movies presented on 35mm! In the tradition of Robert Rodriguez’s and Quentin Tarantino’s Grindhouse, the Mayfair presents the return of the Fake Trailers/Real Festival, which is,

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Ottawa Comiccon 2013!

The Ottawa Comiccon makes it’s grand return on May 10, 11 & 12! Last year we presented the Ottawa premiere of the Morgan Spurlock documentary Comic Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope in association with the con. This year we take on a more horror themed turn with two more Ottawa premieres, this time with

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Four-Wheeled Furies national debut live telecast!

Four-Wheeled Furies, a documentary about Ottawa’s own Rideau Valley Roller Girls, makes its national television debut on Saturday March 30th at noon. You can join me, the rest of the crew, and a bunch of derby girls at the Mayfair for the event and watch the live telecast up on the big screen. Doors open

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Killer63 Returns for Year Seven!

  Killer63 returns to the Mayfair right before Halloween, on Sunday October 28th. The one night only mini-film fest will again showcase short horror film offerings from local and international filmmakers. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions regarding the fest, or if you’re interested in submitting a film.  

Derby Baby!

  Our friends in the Rideau Valley Roller Girls present the  Ottawa premiere of the brand new documentary ‘Derby Baby: A Story of Love, Addiction and Rink Rash’ on Tuesday August 14th at 9:00pm. If you happen to know one of the RVRG ladies you can get advance tickets from them, or you can order

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Aim to misbehave at a cabin in the woods

In September The Ottawa Browncoats  present a special screening of Serenity that will include four hours of door prizes, raffles, auctions, a costume contest, and more…all to raise funds and awareness for iSisters and Equality Now! In the meantime, be sure to join them on Monday July 2nd as they swerve for the night from

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Be a little Lebowski Achiever! Help the Mayfair, dude!

Attention Mayfair regulars and moviegoers in Ottawa! The Mayfair Theatre is about to celebrate 80 years of existence this May! But in order to continue bringing you the best in cinematic entertainment, we need your support! We are in the midst of raising funds to purchase a new DCP (Digital Cinema Package) projector, which is

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Comic Con anticipation hits Mayfair

The latest documentary from Oscar nominee and McDonald’s enemy Morgan Spurlock arrives at the Mayfair and makes it’s Ottawa premiere on May 4th (with follow-up screenings on the 5th, 6th, 9th and 10th).  The subject matter of the San Diego Comic Con is perfect research and prep to get you ready for the pop-culture invasion

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