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Today's Screenings

  • The Post

    Fri 19th to Thu 25th Jan

    Spielberg. Hanks. Streep. A powerhouse trio tell the story of the Washington Post's exposť of a government cover-up that spanned three decades and four US presidents. Read more

  • Darkest Hour

    Until Thu 25th Jan

    Gary Oldman undergoes an amazing transformation to portray Winston Churchill in Joe Wright's nail biting drama which begins at the precipice of World War II. Read more

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Until Thu 25th Jan

    Frances McDormand gives a Golden Globe winning and Oscar worthy performance in Martin McDonagh's darkly comic drama about a grieving mother who'll go to any lengths to solve her daughter's murder. Read more

Next 7 Days

  • The Post

    Fri 19th to Thu 25th Jan

    Spielberg. Hanks. Streep. A powerhouse trio tell the story of the Washington Post's exposť of a government cover-up that spanned three decades and four US presidents. Read more

  • Darkest Hour

    Until Thu 25th Jan

    Gary Oldman undergoes an amazing transformation to portray Winston Churchill in Joe Wright's nail biting drama which begins at the precipice of World War II. Read more

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Until Thu 25th Jan

    Frances McDormand gives a Golden Globe winning and Oscar worthy performance in Martin McDonagh's darkly comic drama about a grieving mother who'll go to any lengths to solve her daughter's murder. Read more

  • Downsizing

    Fri 26th Jan to Thu 1st Feb

    Oscar winner Alexander Payne gives his usual satirical style a sci-fi twist in this hugely enjoyable comedy starring Matt Damon and Krsiten Wiig. Read more

  • Merlot On The Orient Express wine tasting

    Sun 28th Jan

    Join wine expert Tony Elvin for a night of murder and Merlot as audience members enjoy a collection of wines from different European locations alongside a screening of Kenneth Branagh's new Agatha Christie adaptation. Read more

All Films & Events

  • The Post

    Fri 19th to Thu 25th Jan

    Spielberg. Hanks. Streep. A powerhouse trio tell the story of the Washington Post's exposť of a government cover-up that spanned three decades and four US presidents. Read more

  • Darkest Hour

    Until Thu 25th Jan

    Gary Oldman undergoes an amazing transformation to portray Winston Churchill in Joe Wright's nail biting drama which begins at the precipice of World War II. Read more

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Until Thu 25th Jan

    Frances McDormand gives a Golden Globe winning and Oscar worthy performance in Martin McDonagh's darkly comic drama about a grieving mother who'll go to any lengths to solve her daughter's murder. Read more

  • Downsizing

    Fri 26th Jan to Thu 1st Feb

    Oscar winner Alexander Payne gives his usual satirical style a sci-fi twist in this hugely enjoyable comedy starring Matt Damon and Krsiten Wiig. Read more

  • Merlot On The Orient Express wine tasting

    Sun 28th Jan

    Join wine expert Tony Elvin for a night of murder and Merlot as audience members enjoy a collection of wines from different European locations alongside a screening of Kenneth Branagh's new Agatha Christie adaptation. Read more

  • Phantom Thread

    Fri 2nd Feb to Thu 8th Feb

    Daniel Day-Lewis gives what's rumoured to be his final onscreen performance in Paul Thomas Anderson's gripping drama about a 1950s dressmaker whose carefully tailored world is disrupted by love. Read more

  • Cinematic Time Machine: Singin' In The Rain

    Sat 3rd Feb

    Gene Kelly splashes through the puddles in this 30s set tribute to the Hollywood of a bygone era. Read more

  • A Disastrous Double Bill: The Disaster Artist + The Room

    Sat 3rd Feb

    A double bill of cinematic calamity featuring James Franco's The Disaster Artist, followed by the disasterpiece that inspired it - Tommy Wiseau's cult favourite The Room. Read more

  • Cinematic Time Machine: Metropolis

    Sun 4th Feb

    Fritz Lang's hugely influential expressionist sci-fi saga depicts a megacity where the masses work as slaves for the good of a ruling elite. Read more

  • The Mercy

    Fri 9th to Thu 15th Feb

    Colin Firth stars in James Marsh's true life tale of an amateur sailor who attempted to cover up his failure to complete an around-the-world boat race. Read more

  • Cinematic Time Machine: Modern Times

    Sat 10th Feb

    Charlie Chaplin stars as an assembly line worker in this 1936 classic that features some of the Little Tramp's most infamous scenes. Read more

  • The Notebook

    Wed 14th Feb

    'I wrote you 365 letters. I wrote you every day for a year...' Celebrate Valentine's Day with this unashamedly sentimental romance based on the Nicholas Sparks novel and co-starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams. Read more

  • True Romance

    Wed 14th Feb

    Not all romance is flowers and chocolates. Tony Scott's fast paced, Tarantino penned crime classic sends lovers Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette on a breakneck journey of high stakes and hectic shoot-outs. Read more

  • The Shape Of Water

    From Fri 16th Feb

    Pan's Labyrinth director Guillermo del Toro delivers another fantastical masterpiece, telling the moving story of a mute woman (Sally Hawkins) who falls in love with a mysterious amphibious creature. Read more

  • Cinematic Time Machine: Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs

    Sun 18th Feb

    Over 80 years since its creation, Walt Disney's first feature length animation is still a treasured fairy tale classic. Read more

  • NT Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

    Thu 22nd Feb

    Jack O'Connell and Sienna Miller star in this acclaimed production of Tennessee Williams' steamy American masterpiece. Read more

  • Lady Bird

    From Fri 23rd Feb

    Greta Gerwig makes her directorial debut with this smart and moving coming-of-age film starring Saoirse Ronan as a young woman dealing with life, love and adolescence. Read more

  • I, Tonya

    From Fri 2nd Mar

    Margot Robbie and a Golden Globe winning Allison Janney shine in this pitch black comedy about the crazy life of disgraced figure skater Tonya Harding. Read more

  • Thom Peterson presents Electri-Comedy

    Thu 1st Mar

    Comedian Thom Peterson launches a regular night of live stand-up comedy at The Electric, beginning with a bang courtesy of his invited guests Adam Beardsmore, Lindsey Santoro and James Cook. Read more

  • Timecrimes + intro

    Tue 13th Mar

    Nacho Vigalonodo's mind-bending 2009 time travel drama screens as part of the 2018 Arts & Science Festival, preceded by an introduction from Dr Nikk Effingham on the philosophy of time travel. Read more

  • Trash Film Night presents Hard Ticket To Hawaii

    Thu 15th Mar

    An 80s trash-terpiece about two smokin' hot undercover federal agents battling drug smugglers and a giant python is given the Trash Film Night treatment, complete with live commentary. Read more

  • Shock & Gore presents Flatliners + intro

    Sun 18th Mar

    The cult 90s film about medical students obsessed with the afterlife screens as part of the 2018 Arts & Science Festival, preceded by an intro from University of Birmingham researcher Rachel Marchant on how our brains produce hallucinations. Read more

  • NT Live: Julius Caesar

    Thu 12th Apr

    Ben Whishaw and Michelle Fairley star in Nicholas Hytner's immersive take on Shakespeare's Roman tragedy, recorded at the Bridge Theatre in London. Read more

  • An American In Paris: The Musical

    Wed 16th May

    The classic Oscar winning film about finding love in the 'city of light' becomes a breathtaking, critically acclaimed musical, recorded at London's Dominion Theatre. Read more

  • NT Live: Macbeth

    Sun 27th May

    Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth in Rufus Norris's bloody take on Shakespeare's Scottish play. Read more

Cinematic Time Machine

Live Theatre Screenings

  • NT Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

    Thu 22nd Feb

    Jack O'Connell and Sienna Miller star in this acclaimed production of Tennessee Williams' steamy American masterpiece. Read more

  • NT Live: Julius Caesar

    Thu 12th Apr

    Ben Whishaw and Michelle Fairley star in Nicholas Hytner's immersive take on Shakespeare's Roman tragedy, recorded at the Bridge Theatre in London. Read more

  • An American In Paris: The Musical

    Wed 16th May

    The classic Oscar winning film about finding love in the 'city of light' becomes a breathtaking, critically acclaimed musical, recorded at London's Dominion Theatre. Read more

  • NT Live: Macbeth

    Sun 27th May

    Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth in Rufus Norris's bloody take on Shakespeare's Scottish play. Read more

Shock & Gore

  • Shock & Gore presents Flatliners + intro

    Sun 18th Mar

    The cult 90s film about medical students obsessed with the afterlife screens as part of the 2018 Arts & Science Festival, preceded by an intro from University of Birmingham researcher Rachel Marchant on how our brains produce hallucinations. Read more

Coming Soon

  • The Shape Of Water

    From Fri 16th Feb

    Pan's Labyrinth director Guillermo del Toro delivers another fantastical masterpiece, telling the moving story of a mute woman (Sally Hawkins) who falls in love with a mysterious amphibious creature. Read more

  • Lady Bird

    From Fri 23rd Feb

    Greta Gerwig makes her directorial debut with this smart and moving coming-of-age film starring Saoirse Ronan as a young woman dealing with life, love and adolescence. Read more

  • I, Tonya

    From Fri 2nd Mar

    Margot Robbie and a Golden Globe winning Allison Janney shine in this pitch black comedy about the crazy life of disgraced figure skater Tonya Harding. Read more

Special Events & Screenings

  • Merlot On The Orient Express wine tasting

    Sun 28th Jan

    Join wine expert Tony Elvin for a night of murder and Merlot as audience members enjoy a collection of wines from different European locations alongside a screening of Kenneth Branagh's new Agatha Christie adaptation. Read more

  • A Disastrous Double Bill: The Disaster Artist + The Room

    Sat 3rd Feb

    A double bill of cinematic calamity featuring James Franco's The Disaster Artist, followed by the disasterpiece that inspired it - Tommy Wiseau's cult favourite The Room. Read more

  • Thom Peterson presents Electri-Comedy

    Thu 1st Mar

    Comedian Thom Peterson launches a regular night of live stand-up comedy at The Electric, beginning with a bang courtesy of his invited guests Adam Beardsmore, Lindsey Santoro and James Cook. Read more

  • Timecrimes + intro

    Tue 13th Mar

    Nacho Vigalonodo's mind-bending 2009 time travel drama screens as part of the 2018 Arts & Science Festival, preceded by an introduction from Dr Nikk Effingham on the philosophy of time travel. Read more

  • Trash Film Night presents Hard Ticket To Hawaii

    Thu 15th Mar

    An 80s trash-terpiece about two smokin' hot undercover federal agents battling drug smugglers and a giant python is given the Trash Film Night treatment, complete with live commentary. Read more

  • Shock & Gore presents Flatliners + intro

    Sun 18th Mar

    The cult 90s film about medical students obsessed with the afterlife screens as part of the 2018 Arts & Science Festival, preceded by an intro from University of Birmingham researcher Rachel Marchant on how our brains produce hallucinations. Read more

Valentine's Day

  • The Notebook

    Wed 14th Feb

    'I wrote you 365 letters. I wrote you every day for a year...' Celebrate Valentine's Day with this unashamedly sentimental romance based on the Nicholas Sparks novel and co-starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams. Read more

  • True Romance

    Wed 14th Feb

    Not all romance is flowers and chocolates. Tony Scott's fast paced, Tarantino penned crime classic sends lovers Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette on a breakneck journey of high stakes and hectic shoot-outs. Read more