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 …

Final Ascent: The legend of Hamish MacInnes  (PG)

Chris Bridgman

The outstanding mountaineer, author and filmmaker lost his memory in his 80s. This documentary follows his struggle to regain his mind by piecing together his remarkable life story. The legend of Hamish MacInnes began early. At 16 he climbed the Matterhorn. At 17 he built his first motor car — from scratch. He attempted Everest in 1953 with his friend …

The Good Liar    (15)

Chris Bridgman

Helen Mirren and Ian McKellan star in tense thriller about a career conman targeting a wealthy widow. Career con man Roy (Ian McKellen) sets his sights on his latest mark: recently widowed Betty (Helen Mirren), worth millions. And he means to take it all. But as the two draw closer, what should have been another simple swindle takes on the …

Sorry We Missed You    (15)

Chris Bridgman

Typically hard-hitting Ken Loach movie, addressing zero-hour Britain. Ricky and his family have been fighting an uphill struggle against debt since the 2008 financial crash. An opportunity to wrestle back some independence appears with a shiny new van and the chance to run a franchise as a self-employed delivery driver. It’s hard work, and his wife’s job as a carer …

Judy       (12A)

Chris Bridgman

Renee Zellweger portrays legendary entertainer Judy Garland, performing in London for the last time. “With a jaw-dropping performance from Renée Zellweger…the film is funny, warm and satisfyingly self-aware“ Sight & Sound Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. It is 30 years since she …