Mongrel Media brings Lionsgate Live for free movies to watch
What’s a better way to spend quarantine with family or roommates than some free movies to watch. Mongrel Media, one of Canada’s leading independent film distributor announced through their partnership with Lionsgate to bring Lionsgate Live! A Night at the Movies to Canada. A program of four Fridays of free movies streaming live with Jamie Lee Curtis to host and share her own movie memories as she is joined by special guest celebrities and Youtube Personalities. Each week, fans have the chance to live chat via YouTube LIve, live-tweeting and shared fan engagement opportunities in-show, including movie trivia, movie-themed challenges, and more.
Which films and times
The first movie started last Friday with the Hunger Games. Here is a list of the next three free movies that will Livestream on Fridays at 6:00pm PT/9:00pm ET :
April 24 – “Dirty Dancing”
May 1 – “La La Land”
May 8 – “John Wick” (age registration required)
Where to watch
On Mongrel’s YouTube page here or on Lionsgate Live
Why are there free movies to watch
It is a chance for audiences everywhere to join Mongrel and exhibition partner Landmark Cinemas, in showing support for Canada’s temporarily released movie theatre employees and how much we all appreciate and miss them.
How else can we support
Audience donations throughout this event will benefit the Canadian Picture Pioneers, an organization that is dedicated to the support and well-being of members of the motion picture industry in Canada. All donations will be used by the organization to benefit local theatre employees across the country that have been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.