• “Gone with the Wind,” 2 p.m. This season’s Classic Film Series at Harbor Theater in Boothbay Harbor opens with the sweeping drama set in the American South during the Civil War, starring Vivien Leigh and Clark Gable. $10 tix include a small popcorn and a water before the show and complimentary wine, coffee and food at intermission. It will be shown again on Saturday at 2 p.m.
  • “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” Sing-Along at Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, 7 p.m. Bring your vocal cords to the funny flick about a holy quest in 10th-century England.
  • “The Sting,” 7 p.m. at Strand Theatre, Rockland. Rockland District Nursing Association will screen the classic conman caper starring Robert Redford and Paul Newman. Doors open at 6 p.m. with pianist Sean Fleming playing ragtime. Owls Head Transportation Museum will have a 1933 Packard convertible parked outside. Rockland DQ will hand out dilly bars while they last. Rock Coast Rollers will be selling raffle tickets – the winner must be present. A $10 donation is suggested. Proceeds benefit RDNA.


  • COLONIAL THEATRE, Belfast. “The House with a Clock in Its Walls,” “A Star is Born,” “Venom.”
  • FLAGSHIP CINEMAS, Thomaston,, 594-2100.
  • HARBOR THEATER, Boothbay Harbor. “Fahrenheit 11/9.” The theater has switched to its off-season schedule: movies Wednesdays through Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. FMI:, 633-0438.
  • LINCOLN THEATER, Damariscotta. “Fahrenheit 11/9.” FMI:, 563-3424.
  • STRAND THEATRE, Rockland. “Colette.”


  • “Seance on a Wet Afternoon,” 6:30 p.m., Friday Night Film Series at Thomaston Public Library in Academy Building. October’s film lineup is themed “Tis a Mystery.” In this one, a British housewife reinvents herself as a medium and hatches a plan to kidnap a girl so she can help the police “find” her.
  • “The Patience Stone,” 7 p.m., Friday Night Flix at Belfast Free Library. October’s lineup of films about marriage continues with the tale of a wife who describes her life under Islamic fundamentalism to a “patience stone,” in this case, her comatose terrorist husband.


  • Stories to Screen: “Little Women,” 10 a.m. Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta continues its free family-friendly series with the second episode of the show based on Louisa May Alcott’s classic tale about the March sisters, who learn about love, loss and growing up during the American Civil War.
  • Met Opera Live-in-HD: Samson et Dalila, live-streamed from New York City’s Lincoln Center to Rockland’s Strand Theatre and Damariscotta’s Lincoln Theater at 1 p.m. With a rebroadcast at the Strand on Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 1 p.m.


  • “The Devil We Know,” 2 to 5 p.m. at Riley School, 73 Warrenton Street in Rockport. The documentary – set to go national on Netflix in 2019 – shows people in West Virginia who discover that a DuPont plant has been dumping a toxic chemical into their drinking water. The screening is free and open to everyone. An informal reception with refreshments will follow. Registration:
  • “The Atomic Cafe,” 2 p.m. at Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. The 1982 cult classic cheerily instructs the public on how to survive a nuclear attack. Jayne Loader, one of the film’s three directors, will take part in a Q&A afterward. $8 ($6 theater members).


  • The Original “Ghostbusters,” 6:30 p.m. at Colonial Theatre in Belfast. The Our Town Belfast fundraiser will feature a costume contest and drawings. $10.
  • Frankenstein Rebroadcast at the Strand Theatre, Rockland. The 2011 performance at London’s National Theatre shown at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on two Mondays, Oct. 22 (with Benedict Cumberbatch as the creature) and Oct. 29 (with Jonny Lee Miller as the creature). Tix are $12.


  • “Inventing Tomorrow,” 7 p.m. in the CIFF Selects series at Camden Opera House. The film follows six young scientists as they tackle complex environmental issues facing humanity – and especially their generation. $10; free for students under 18 or with college ID.
  • Funny Girl – The Musical, the record-breaking, sell-out show from London’s West End is screened at Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, and 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25.