1917 (15)

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Two young British soldiers during the First World War are given an impossible mission: deliver a message deep in enemy territory that will stop 1,600 men, and one of the soldiers’ brothers, from walking straight into a deadly trap. Directed by Sam Mendes and nominated for 10 Oscars this year.   “nerve-fraying rollercoaster of a war movie”     Time Out        

Little Women (U)

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Writer-director Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) has crafted a Little Women that draws on both the classic novel and the writings of Louisa May Alcott, and unfolds as the author’s alter ego, Jo March, reflects back and forth on her fictional life. In Gerwig’s take, the beloved story of the March sisters – four young women each determined to live life …

Knives Out (12A)

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Acclaimed writer and director Rian Johnson (Brick, Looper, Star Wars: The Last Jedi) pays tribute to mystery mastermind Agatha Christie in KNIVES OUT, a fun, modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a suspect. When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel …

Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show

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Riverdance originally burst on to the world stage in Dublin when it premiered during the interval of the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest and overnight became a worldwide phenomenon. It’s celebrated for its Grammy award-winning score and the thrilling energy and passion of its Irish and international dance. Over the last 25 years, Riverdance has performed live to an audience of …

The Last Climb

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(cert tbc) Eric Jones is a legendary adventurer. A climber, parachutist, BASE jumper, balloonist and motor biker whose love for speed and his need for pulse-racing adventure has seen him live an incredible and inspirational life. Eric is widely recognised as Britain’s most successful solo climber. It’s the purest and most dangerous form of climbing – solo and with no …

Harriet (12A)

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Biopic about the extraordinary life of former slave turned abolitionist Harriet Tubman and her work to liberate other slaves by means of a network known as the Underground Railroad. HARRIET tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the …

La Belle Epoque (15)

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French romantic comedy drama in which a disillusioned elderly man seeks to recreate the events of a week in 1974 when he met the great love of his life, Daniel Auteuil stars as Victor, a man in his 60s whose long marriage to Marianne (Fanny Ardant) is on the rocks. Then Victor meets Antoine (Guillaume Canet), the owner of a …

The Aeronauts (PG)

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British historical drama starring Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne as adventurers attempting a daring hot air balloon flight.. In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher. They aim  to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge …

Official Secrets (15)

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Official Secrets is a 2019 British-American docudrama film based on the life of whistleblower Katharine Gun who leaked a memo detailing that the United States had eavesdropped on diplomats from countries tasked with passing a second United Nations resolution on the invasion of Iraq. The film is directed by Gavin Hood, and Gun is portrayed by Keira Knightley. The film …