Postal address

213 North Schuyler Avenue
Kankakee, IL 60901
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815 932 1885 - 
Manager line


R rated films:
Must present a photo ID. Under age 17 requires accompanying parent or guardian age 25+. Under age 6 will not be admitted at any time. Under age 6 will not be admitted at any time.


The Paramount Theatre is a fully restored historic movie theatre in Kankakee. Featuring five auditoriums and the most up-to-date amenities including luxury heated recliner seating, 7.1 surround sound, 4K projection, and a Premium Large Format (PLF) screen. Enjoy Classic Cinemas' signature free refills on all popcorn, fountain drinks, and ICEEs™.

Voted Best Family Amusement in Daily Journal Reader's Choice Awards 2020.



Shows before 6 pm: $6.50

  • Child 2-11 yrs. old: (excludes R-rated movies): $6.50
  • Senior 60 and up: $6.50
  • General Admission (shows 6 pm & later): $8.50
$5 Tuesday

All-day Tuesday (excludes events): $5.00



  • Digital 4K projection
  • 7.1 surround sound
  • Big Screen auditorium with Premium Large Format screen
  • 3D capable
  • Closed captioning devices
  • Descriptive audio devices
  • Assisted listening devices