Lilly Tomlin in
November 27-29


Starring Lily Tomlin

Lily Tomlin is Elle Reid. Elle has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle’s granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.


Friday 7:30PM*
Saturday 7:30pm
Sunday 2PM*
All tickets are $5
*Doors open 1 hour before showtime. Hearing Loop Installed.

Genre: Comedy
Original Release Date: 2015
Rating: R
Director: Paul Weitz
Cast: Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner and Marcia Gay Harden
Run Time: 79 minutes

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November 27

A Christmas Carol (2009)
Presented by Five Points Bank

Join us Black Friday morning as Five Points Bank presents a FREE screening of A Christmas Carol (2009). An animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions.

SHOWTIMES: November 27

Friday 10am*
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December 4-6

Christmas in Connecticut
Sponsored by Exchange Bank

A food writer who has lied about being the perfect housewife must try to cover her deception when her boss and a returning war hero invite themselves to her home for a traditional family Christmas.

SHOWTIMES: December 4-6

Friday & Saturday 7:30pm*

Sunday 2pm*
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December 11-13

Christmas Vacation
Sponsored by The Kearney Hub

The Griswold family’s plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.

SHOWTIMES: December 11-13

Friday & Saturday 7:30pm*

Sunday 2pm*
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December 18-20

The Polar Express
Sponsored by US Cellular

A young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.

SHOWTIMES: December 18-20

Friday & Saturday 7:30pm*

Sunday 2pm*
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The World Theatre is a nonprofit, volunteer-run theatre. Our goal is to bring you a better alternative to commercial Hollywood fare by celebrating the motion picture as art. The World marks a revival in the lost art of showmanship. That means you get all the modern bells and whistles of a state-of-the-art theatre along with the style of a legendary movie palace. The experience is one-of-a-kind, there’s no calculated extortion between the ticket booth and your seat, and we feature movies for all audiences. Simply put, movies are fun again. Check us out. It's worth five bucks.

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Address // 2318 Central Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847

Phone // (308) 234-8046