The Oscars will be awarded on Sunday, April 25. During the month of April, the Sunrise will be screening four of the BEST PICTURE nominees. Watch them all and pick the winner for a chance to win a Sunrise Movie Pack (4 movie passes, 4 popcorn tickets).

Every ticket purchased for an Oscar-nominated film in April receives a Sunrise ballot. The more movies you attend, the more ballots you receive, and the more chances to win.

Ballots must be turned in to the Sunrise Theater by 4pm on Sunday, April 25 to qualify.

One grand prize winner will be drawn from all correct entries and announced in the April 29 Sunrise newsletter.

Click HERE to purchase tickets in advance or call the Sunrise at 910-692-3611 for assistance. 


Minari posterMINARI
PG-13 | 1h 55min | Drama    

Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best Picture, Lead Actress, Director, Supporting Actress, Original Screenplay, Original Score/Music    

A tender and sweeping story about what roots us, MINARI follows a Korean-American family that moves to an Arkansas farm in search of their own American Dream. Amidst the instability and challenges of this new life in the rugged Ozarks, MINARI shows the undeniable resilience of family and what really makes a home. 

Watch the trailer HERE

SHOWTIME: Saturday, April 10, 2pm

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  Father posterTHE FATHER
PG-13 | 1h 37min | Drama    
Stars Anthony Hopkins and Olivia Colman    

Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best Picture, Leading Actor, Supporting Actress, Screenplay, Film Editing, and Production Design.   

A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality. 

Watch the trailer HERE

Friday, April 16, 4pm
Sunday, April 18, 2pm

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trial posterTRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7
R | 2h 9min | Drama, History, Thriller     
Written & Directed by Aaron Sorkin    

Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best Picture, Supporting Actor, Screenplay, Film Editing, Cinematography, and Original Song    

The story of 7 people on trial stemming from various charges surrounding the uprising at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Illinois. 

Watch the trailer HERE  

Friday, April 23, 2pm
Friday, April 23, 7pm
Saturday, April 24, 6pm

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R | 1h 48min | Drama   
Stars Frances McDormand   

Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best Picture, Lead Actress, Director, Adapted Screenplay, Film Editing, and Cinematography   

Following the economic collapse of a company town in rural Nevada, Fern (McDormand) packs her van and sets off on the road exploring a life outside of conventional society as a modern-day nomad. Nomadland features David Strathairn in a supporting role and real-life nomads Linda May, Swankie, and Bob Wells, as fictionalized versions of themselves.

"A poetic character study on the forgotten and downtrodden, Nomadland beautifully captures the restlessness left in the wake of the Great Recession." Critic Consensus

Watch the trailer HERE

Sunday, April 25, 2pm

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 Shows inside the Sunrise Theater. 

  • Doors open 30 minutes prior to showtime.
  • Masks must fully cover nose and mouth. Open-neck bandanas may not be worn in place of an approved face mask. Face guards may not be worn unless accompanied by an approved face mask. Masks may be removed only while actively eating or drinking while seated.
  • Concessions are available for purchase. Due to Covid regulations, please wait until you are seated before enjoying your snacks.
  • Seats are reserved (assigned) and changes may only be made through the Sunrise box office.
  • All groups are socially distanced with three empty seats and one empty row between groups.
  • Restrooms are limited to 2 people at a time.
  • Social distancing is required throughout the theater.
  • No outside food or drink permitted.
  • All Executive Orders regarding movie theaters are enforced.
  • Masks are required for everyone, regardless of age with no exceptions. If you're unable to wear a mask, please visit the Sunrise at a future date when masks are no longer required.