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DON'T MISS TONIGHT

Live from the RSC
Stratford-Upon-Avon
Weds 14th May at 7.00pm

With his crown under threat Henry IV prepares for war. He is only too aware of the tenuousness of his position, and of the price to be paid if he falters. As his father prepares to defend his crown, Prince Hal must confront his responsibilities to family and throne. Director: Gregory Doran Cast Includes: Elliot Barnes-Worrell, Martin Bassindale, Jasper Britton, Antony Byrne, Sean Chapman, Paola Dionisotti

OPENING FROM FRIDAY

The Two Faces of January
Acclaimed writer Hossein Amini (DriveThe Wings of the Dove) makes his feature directorial debut in an adaptation of a Patricia Highsmith (The Talented Mr Ripley) story about deception and intrigue in a foreign land.
Viggo Mortensen and Kirsten Dunst star alongside Oscar Isaac (
Inside Llewyn Davis).

The Wind Rises
Visionary animator Hayao Miyazaki delivers his final masterpiece in this mesmerising story of Jiro Horikoshi, the man who designed Japanese fighter planes during WWII. Whilst not the subject of traditional animated fare, the creative minds at Studio Ghibli turn this tale of moral ambiguity into a visual feast with a captivating love story at its centre. 
Reaching for the Moon
Miranda Otto stars as Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Elizabeth Bishop who, grappling with writer's block, leaves America for Brazil in search of inspiration. There she encounters her friend's partner, fiery architect Lota de Macedo Soares. As their conflict and animosity turns to attraction and desire, director Bruno Barreto (Four Days in September) creates an intimate portrait of two remarkable artists.

DON'T MISS

Kid's Club
Patema Inverted
Patema is a princess from a civilisation that lives in a system of tunnels and caverns deep underground. She goes exploring one day and finds herself on the surface world where she meets a boy named Eiji. They discover that gravity is reversed for Patema's people and, in Eiji's world, she is in danger of falling into the sky.
 
Rebel Without a Cause
Nicholas Ray's classic tale of adolescent rebellion established James Dean as the quintessential 1950s teenager. This beautiful digital reissue of the film by the BFI maintains the original aspect ratio with newly restored elements creating an authentic 1950s feel with optimum sound and picture.

 
The Trip to Italy + Satellite Q&A
Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reunite for another foodie road trip directed by Michael Winterbottom. A live satellite Q&A with the two comedians will follow the screening. 

 
NT Live: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
An encore screening of the live broadcast of this smash-hit National Theatre production. Based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Haddon the play won seven Olivier Awards in 2013 including Best New Play. 

 

ALSO SHOWING

Frank
Acclaimed Irish director Lenny Abrahamson follows up his award-winning Garage with an offbeat comedy about a young wannabe musician, who finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant-garde pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank. Written by Jon Ronson and Peter Straughan, starring Michael Fassbender and Maggie Gyllenhaal. 
Calvary
Father Lavelle, threatened in the confession box by an unseen man who vows to kill him in a week’s time. Irish black comedy drama. written and directed by John Michael McDonagh. Starring Brendan Gleeson, Chris O'Dowd and Kelly Reilly.
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Wes Anderson's latest stars Ralph Fiennes, alongside an illustrious ensemble cast, as the legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars. 
The Lunchbox
A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in a lunchbox. Directed by Ritesh Batra.

Blue Ruin
Dwight Evans is a mysterious outsider whose quiet life on the margins is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Director: Jeremy Saulnier. 

Tinkerbell and the Pirate Fairy
When Zarina steals Pixie Hollow's Blue Pixie Dust and flies away, Tinker Bell and her friends sets on a journey to get them back. Director Peggy Holmes Cast includes Mae Whitman, Tom Hiddleston and Christina Hendricks
 
Wrinkles
In this animation, an elderly man forms an unlikely friendship with a fellow resident at a retirement home. When family man Emilio is forced to share a room with oddball loner Miguel, a strong bond forms between them as they contemplate living out the final years of their lives together. Directed by Ignacio Ferreras. 

 

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