Feature Film
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Assassin's Creed

(12A)

Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguila, in 15th Century Spain. Justin Kurzel (Macbeth, Snowtown) directs with Ubisoft, the company which launched the Assassin's Creed franchise all the way back in 2007, guiding the film through production.

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A Monster Calls

(12A)

Balancing dark themes and fantastical elements, this wonderful new coming-of-age film delivers an engrossing and uncommonly moving story. Liam Neeson voices the eponymous monster.

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Live By Night

(15)

Prohibition has not stopped the flow of booze in a network of gangster-run speakeasies. Ben Affleck’s new directorial feature is set in the roaring ’20s.

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Silence

(15)

Martin Scorsese's latest epic cinematic masterpiece. Adam Driver and Andrew Garfield play Christian missionaries who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor (Liam Neeson).

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A Street Cat Named Bob

(12A)

Based on the international best selling book, this is a true feel good story of how James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat. A heartwarming London-set comedy drama. Starring Luke Treadaway and a delightful cat.

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I, Daniel Blake

(15)

Winner - Palme d'Or - 2016 Cannes Film Festival Daniel Blake (59) has worked as a joiner most of his life in Newcastle. Now, for the first time ever, he needs help from the State. He crosses paths with a single mother Katie and her two young children, Daisy and Dylan. Katie’s only chance to escap...

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Manchester by the Sea

(15)

Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams star in this emotionally overwhelming and critically acclaimed drama from Kenneth Lonergan (You Can Count on Me, Margaret), about a brooding handyman who must face his painful past when he returns to his hometown after the sudden death of his beloved older brother

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Donnie Darko

(15)

Our cult film night returns with a new 4K restoration of the modern classic coming-of-age story about a teenage boy's struggle to understand the world around him. I want you to watch the movie screen. There's something I want to show you.

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Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars

 

This documentary and concert film captures Bowie and his band, The Spiders From Mars, performing at London’s Hammersmith Odeon on July 3, 1973. It was at this now-infamous concert that Bowie made a sudden announcement, shocking fans and media alike by stating “it’s the last show we’ll ever d...

NT Live: No Man

NT Live: No Man's Land (Encore)

 

Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter’s No Man's Land, broadcast live to cinemas from Wyndham’s Theatre, London. One summer's evening, two ageing writers, Hirst and Spooner, meet in a Hampstead pub and continue their drinking into the night at Hirst's st...

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Encore RSC: The Tempest

 

Simon Russell Beale returns to the RSC after 20 years to play Prospero in this groundbreaking production directed by Artistic Director Gregory Doran. On a distant island a man waits. Robbed of his position, power and wealth, his enemies have left him in isolation. But this is no ordinary man, and ...

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ROH: Il Trovatore

 

The first revival of David Bösch’s new production for The Royal Opera, with two casts including Maria Agresta, Roberto Alagna, Lianna Haroutounian, Anita Rachvelishvili and Dmitri Hvorostovsky.

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ROH: Il Trovatore (Encore)

 

The first revival of David Bösch’s new production for The Royal Opera, with two casts including Maria Agresta, Roberto Alagna, Lianna Haroutounian, Anita Rachvelishvili and Dmitri Hvorostovsky.

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NT Live: Amadeus

 

Vienna: the music capital of the world. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, court composer Antonio Salieri has the power to promote his talent or destroy it. Seized by obsessive jealousy he begins a war with Mozart, with musi...

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NT Live: Amadeus (Encore)

 

Vienna: the music capital of the world. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, court composer Antonio Salieri has the power to promote his talent or destroy it. Seized by obsessive jealousy he begins a war with Mozart, with musi...

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ROH: The Sleeping Beauty

(E)

Celebrate 70 years of The Royal Ballet’s landmark production of Petipa’s classic ballet and enter an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magical spells, to glorious music by Tchaikovsky.

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ROH: The Sleeping Beauty (Encore)

(E)

Celebrate 70 years of The Royal Ballet’s landmark production of Petipa’s classic ballet and enter an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magical spells, to glorious music by Tchaikovsky.

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NT Live: Saint Joan

 

Gemma Arterton is Joan of Arc, in ‘Saint Joan’ broadcast live from the Donmar Warehouse. Bernard Shaw’s classic play follows the life and trial of a young country girl who declares a bloody mission to drive the English from France. As one of the first Protestants and nationalists, she threate...

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NT Live: Saint Joan (Encore)

 

Gemma Arterton is Joan of Arc, in ‘Saint Joan’ broadcast live from the Donmar Warehouse. Bernard Shaw’s classic play follows the life and trial of a young country girl who declares a bloody mission to drive the English from France. As one of the first Protestants and nationalists, she threate...

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Exhibition on Screen: I, Claude Monet

(E)

Using letters and other private writings I, Claude Monet reveals new insight into the man who not only painted the picture that gave birth to impressionism but who was perhaps the most influential and successful painter of the 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Exhibition on Screen: American Impressionism

(E)

American impressionism took its lead from French artists like Renoir and Monet but followed its own path that over a thirty-year period reveals as much about America as a nation as it does about a much-loved artistic movement. Travelling to studios, gardens and treasured locations throughout the Eas...

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Royal Ballet 2016/17 Season: Woolf Works

 

The first revival of Wayne McGregor’s critically acclaimed ballet triptych to music by Max Richter, inspired by the works of Virginia Woolf and starring Alessandra Ferri and Mara Galeazzi.

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NT Live: Hedda Gabler

 

Just married. Buried alive. Hedda longs to be free... Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Trapped but determined, Hedda tries to control those around her, only to see her own world unravel.

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Royal Opera: Madama Butterfly

 

Antonio Pappano and Renato Balsadonna conduct two great casts led by Ermonela Jaho and Ana María Martínez in Puccini’s deeply poignant opera.

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Royal Opera: Madama Butterfly (Encore)

 

Antonio Pappano and Renato Balsadonna conduct two great casts led by Ermonela Jaho and Ana María Martínez in Puccini’s deeply poignant opera.

Coming Soon
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Jackie

from 10th February

Jackie offers an alluring peek into a beloved American public figure's private world and an enthralling starring performance from Natalie Portman in the bargain.

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Lion

from 24th February

Based on a true story, Lion is a powerful and captivating exploration into racial identity, family and what it means to find your ‘home’. Starring Dev Patel, this powerful drama is a main contender this awards season.

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La La Land

from 3rd February

A brilliant and colourful new musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling in which a jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles. Destined to take 2017 by storm. Tickets on sale 26th Jan.

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Fifty Shades Darker

from 24th February

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson return as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades Darker, the second chapter based on the worldwide bestselling "Fifty Shades" phenomenon.

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Hacksaw Ridge

from 10th February

Mel Gibson directs Andrew Garfield as WWII Medic Desmond T. Doss who refused to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

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T2: Trainspotting

from 17th February

Two decades after director Danny Boyle’s groundbreaking drama set in Edinburgh’s dark, druggy underbelly, the four friends return to make amends… or seek revenge.. Featuring the original cast and Danny Boyle in the director's chair.

Arts Cinema
Arts Cinema

Ilkley Cinema brings you live screenings of theatre, opera, dance, music and sport events from around the globe. Marvel at the greatest performers on the planet.

Acclaimed actors. Sporting heroes. Brilliant ballerinas.

Ilkley Cinema offers a chance to take a front row seat to some of today’s major West End , theatrical and Event Cinema releases.

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Indie Films
Arts Cinema

Ilkley Goes Independent

Our choice of the best Indie films available often weeks in advance!

Ilkley Cinema offers a chance to see some interesting independent films that rarely make it outside of the big cities, including small British films, occasional foreign language films, documentaries and contemporary indie films.

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