Located in the heart of the Highland neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky, Baxter is far from a typical multiplex. The Theatre offers first-run, foreign, and independent fare. Baxter Avenue Theatres offers a choice of eight wall-to-wall screen auditoriums with state-of-the-art projection equipment and Dolby Digital surround sound.

Bookings for special shows are set up through the home office at (502) 458-2994

For the safety of our patrons, the management asks that all backpacks or large tote bags be stowed in the box office.

Shirts and shoes are required for patrons.

No outside food or drink is permitted inside the theatres.

No cameras or recording devices are permitted inside the theatres.




Buy Tickets

All-Day Tuesday Special $5.75 (excluding 3D)


Matinee (shows before 6pm) $7.50

Evening $9.25

Seniors (ages 65+) $7.50

Children (ages -11) $7.50 (excluding 3D)

Students & Military $8.00


Weekend Matinee (shows before 6pm) $8.00

Weekend Evening $10.00

Weekend Seniors (ages 65+) $8.00

Weekend Children (ages -11) $8.00 (excluding 3D)

Weekend Students & Military $8.00


3D Digital Shows Add $2.00 to prices above

Now Showing

Friday June, 23rd – Thursday, June 29th



Click on the posters below to view Theatrical Trailers for our current features.





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    Baby Driver

    2 hrs 3 mins   •   R

    1:40 PM

    4:40 PM

    7:40 PM

    10:05 PM

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    Transformers: The Last Knight

    2 hrs 39 mins   •   PG-13

    1:15 PM

    4:25 PM

    6:25 PM

    7:30 PM

    9:35 PM

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    Captain Underpants: THe First Epic Movie

    1 hrs 39 mins   •   PG

    1:25 PM

    4:00 PM

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    Beatriz at Dinner

    1 hrs 33 mins   •   R

    1:15 PM

    3:20 PM

    5:25 PM

    7:30 PM

    9:35 PM

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    Cars 3

    2 hrs   •   G

    1:30 PM

    4:30 PM

    7:20 PM

    9:45 PM

  • click here to view a trailer for Paris Can Wait on youtube

    Paris Can Wait

    1 hrs 42 mins   •   PG

    1:00 PM

    3:15 PM

    5:25 PM

    7:35 PM

    9:45 PM

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    Wonder Woman

    2 hrs 31 mins   •   PG-13

    1:10 PM

    2:05 PM

    4:20 PM

    5:05 PM

    7:25 PM

    8:05 PM

    10:15 PM

Coming Soon

Click on the posters below to view Theatrical Trailers for upcoming releases.

Bolshoi Ballet Live

For the 2017-18 season, Baxter Avenue Theatres Filmworks is proud to present live and recorded performances of the Bolshoi Ballet. The robust new season will feature awe-inspiring reconstructions of historical ballets such as Le Corsaire with its magnificent shipwreck, and a new version of Romeo and Juliet by today’s foremost ballet choreographer Alexei Ratmansky. Complete with timeless classics and audience favorites The Nutcracker and Coppélia, ballet in cinema from the Bolshoi remains peerless.

Tickets for live performances are $25 for Adults and $20 for Students, Children and Seniors.

Tickets for pre-recorded performances are $20 for Adults and $15 for Students, Children and Seniors.




Le Corsaire, Captured Live – Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 12:55pm

The Nutcracker, Encore – Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 12:55pm

Romeo & Juilet, Live Performance – Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 12:55pm

The Flames of Paris, Live Performance – Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 12:55pm

Coppelia, Live Performance – Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 12:55pm

Tickets available for purchase online seven days prior to broadcast

National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live is a groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage to cinemas across the UK and around the world.

Tickets for live performances are $25 for Adults and $20 for Students, Children and Seniors.

Tickets for pre-recorded performances are $20 for Adults and $15 for Students, Children and Seniors.




Angels in America Part 1: The Millennium Approaches – Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 7:00pm

Angels in America Part 2: Perestroika – Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 7:00pm

Young Marx – Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:00pm

Julius Caeser – Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 7:00pm

Tickets available for purchase online seven days prior to broadcast

Midnights at the Baxter

Blues Brothers (1980) – Saturday, July 1st, 2017 at 11:55pm

Tickets available for purchase online seven days prior to broadcast

4 Bar

4 Bar is now open at Baxter

4 Bar is now open at Baxter