Smoke wipes out weekend drive-in flicks, but Paramount Theatre showing once again

Due to wildfire smoke in the area, the Kamloops Film Society has cancelled its weekend showings at the Twin Rivers Drive-in.

Both of the cancelled films, Beetlejuice and Toy Story 4, will be shown later in the month, instead.

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The Paramount Theatre, meanwhile, has recently reopened for screenings for the first time this year, finally allowed as health restrictions from the COVID-19 pandemic has been eased.

The film society says the theatre will be open every Friday and Saturday during the summer.

On Friday, July 2, screenings will be held for Cruella and Promising Young Woman. Both of those films will also return for later screenings.

On Saturday, July 3, catch Minari and The Father, also two films that will see screenings return in later weeks.

For a full schedule for the Paramount Theatre and Twin Rivers Drive-in, go online to

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