Community Attraction

Within just a few short blocks of the Modern Hotel, The Flicks is an independent movie theatre, full cafe serving beer, wine, and espresso, and video rental shop. Established in 1984, The Flicks proudly shows independent, foreign and art films, plus the best of the Hollywood movies.

The Flicks has served espresso beverages longer than any business in Idaho. They have featured signature salads, sizzling burgers, the best soups in town and delectable desserts as well as domestic, imported and micro brews and a selection of fine wines since they first opened our doors. Come enjoy the best patio in boise before the show!

The Flicks is an integral part of Boise’s cultural and arts scene, with long term residents making a Flicks visit part of their weekly routine; many newcomers citing our business as one of the key elements in making Boise a livable city.

See what’s NOW PLAYING at The Flicks!flicks boise


Open Monday to Thursday: 4:00 to 9:30pm // Friday to Sunday: Noon to 9:30pm