In a partnership with select film distributors, you can now watch some of the latest films from the comfort of your home. Every purchase is split 50%* with Ely's Historic State Theater!

*Prices are set by the film distributors and vary with each film. EHST receives 50% after processing fees.


On Virtual Cinema


Sol has been living in Buenos Aires for many years after the loss of her son. When she finally returns to Paris to meet her grandson and the daughter-in-law she never met, she decides to rent the flat next door and pretends to be the new neighbor.

Foreign, Family, Comedy


Three Summers

The film follows Madá as she invests in a roadside snack kiosk while tending to the every need of her condescending employers, becomes a bystander in a major money-laundering scandal, and eventually launches a whole new career.

Foreign, Drama, Comedy


The Invisible Witness

A locked-room mystery with a twist: A slickly successful businessman wakes up next to his dead lover and becomes the chief suspect. His defense lawyer’s never lost a case, but can even she help him?

Foreign, Thriller, Mystery



In this black comedy of middle-aged masculinity gone awry, Academy Award winner Jean Dujardin (The Artist) is a recent divorcee who becomes obsessed with a vintage fringed deerskin jacket that begins to exert an uncanny hold on him.    

Foreign, Horror, Comedy



On Virtual Cinema

The Keeper

The true story a German soldier who, against a backdrop of British post-war prejudice, secures the position of Goalkeeper at Manchester City, and in doing so becomes a footballing icon.

Drama, Sports


Beasts Clawing At Straws

A Louis Vuitton bag stuffed full of cash sends a group of hard-luck lowlifes on a desperate chase for the fortune in this pitch-black neo-noir crime thriller.

Foreign, Thriller


Action U.S.A.

Turns out a stuntman-turned-filmmaker unleashed the most explosive, death-defying, bullet-riddled, independent film in history — shot in Texas – back in 1989, and no one knew… UNTIL NOW.



Gordon Lightfoot: 

If You Could Read My Mind

An exploration into the career, music and influence of the iconic musician. Enjoy unprecedented access to the artist and interviews with Sarah McLachlan, Alec Baldwin and more.

This intimate documentary follows Lightfoot’s evolution from choirboy in rural Canada to troubled troubadour to international star with hits including “If You Could Read My Mind”, “Sundown”, “Carefree Highway”, and “Rainy Day People”.

Our most popular September film, now available to watch at home!

Half the proceeds benefit Ely's Historic State Theater



On Virtual Cinema

Jimmy Carter

Discover how music impacted one of the most enigmatic Presidents in American history.


Desert One

The true story behind one of the most daring rescues in modern US history.


The Booksellers

Dive inside the small but fascinating world of antique book sales.