Film calendar

Snohomish County

Thursday evening Mystery Movies: Tickets are $5, at the box office of Historic Everett Theatre: 2911 Colby Ave., Everett; or by phone at 425-258-6766; www.everetttheatre.org.

•”House on Haunted Hill,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25. Millionaire Fredrick Loren and his wife, Annabelle, invite five guests to their home, which has been the scene of seven murders. He promises each of them $10,000 to spend the night. At midnight, the caretakers lock the doors and the challenge begins. With Vincent Price (1959).

Reel World Cinema: The theme for this fall series of films is “The Homeless You Always Have With You,” a reminder of the community’s responsibility for the poor. A potluck dinner runs from 6 to 7 p.m., followed by the film and discussion from 6 to 10 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. The six-film series runs through Nov. 30. Call 425-259-7139 for details. Free.

•”Dark Days,” Oct. 19. Mark Singer’s prize-winning documentary about a community of homeless who create their own society in the train tunnels beneath New York City (2009).

•”The Soloist,” Nov. 2. A homeless musical genius (Jamie Foxx) is befriended by a journalist (Robert Downey Jr. Based on a true story (2009).

•”Wages of Living,” Nov. 16. Roger Weisberg followed people for three years to create this documentary on the working poor (2006).

•”A Christmas Carol,” Nov. 30. Alastair Sim plays Ebenezer Scrooge in what may be the best film version of Dicken’s Christmas story (1952).

Seattle

Pacific Science Center’s Imax films: 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle; 206-443-2001; www.pacsci.org. Most tickets are $6 to $10.50. Shows run Oct. 19 through 25. Call ahead; some shows sell out.

•”Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs,” 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. daily.

•”Frankenweenie: An Imax 3D Experience,” 4:40, 6:35, 8:30 and 10:25 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 4:40, 6:35 and 8:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday.

•”Mysteries of Egypt,” 10:15 a.m. daily.

•”Flight of the Butterflies”: 3D, 11:30 a.m. and 12:45, 2:00, 3:15 and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; 11:30 a.m. and 12:45, 2:00, 3:15, 4:30 and 5:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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