Feature Films
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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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Sing

(U)

A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.

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La La Land

(12A)

Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked...

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Jackie

(15)

JACKIE is a searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman). JACKIE places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband's assassin...

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The Eagle Huntress

 

A beautiful documentary which shows the true beauty of the Altai mountains throughout the year, as we follow a remarkable, empowered heroine making her mark in the world, even against seemingly insurmountable odds. Narrated by Star Wars star Daisy Ridley.

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T2: Trainspotting

(18)

First there was an opportunity......then there was a betrayal. Twenty years have gone by. Much has changed but just as much remains the same. Mark Renton (Ewan McGregor) returns to the only place he can ever call home. They are waiting for him: Spud (Ewen Bremner), Sick Boy (Jonny Lee Miller), and B...

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Lion

(PG)

Five-year-old Saroo finds himself alone and travelling on the wrong train away from his home in northern India. Frightened and bewildered, he ends up thousands of miles away, in chaotic Kolkata. Somehow he survives living on the streets, dodging all sorts of terrors in the process. Eventually ending...

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Denial

(12A)

Based on the acclaimed book "History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier," DENIAL recounts Deborah E. Lipstadt's (Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz) legal battle for historical truth against David Irving (Cannes Award winner Timothy Spall), who accused her of libel when she declared hi...

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Gold

(15)

An unlikely pair venture to the Indonesian jungle in search of gold.

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Moonlight

(15)

A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

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Toni Erdmann

(15)

Winfried doesn’t see much of his working daughter Ines. He pays her a surprise visit in Bucharest, where she’s busy as a corporate strategist. The geographical change doesn’t help them to see more eye to eye. Practical joker Winfried annoys his daughter with corny pranks and jabs at her routin...

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Jimi Hendrix (1973)

 

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the legendary Jimi Hendrix gig in Ilkley we proudly present the magnificent 1973 rockumentary. David Hesmondhalgh, Professor at the School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds joins us to give an introduction to the film and telling the story of the ...

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Moana

(PG)

Disney’s latest musical is a fantasy adventure, following a young girl, Moana, as she tries to save her people. She sets sail with a legendary demigod, Maui, who guides her in journey across the Pacific to find a mystic island. A beautiful new animation suitable for all the family.

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GoodFellas

(18)

Scorsese’s modern classic, the story of Henry Hill (Ray Liotta) who in the mid-1950s was taken under the wing of local New York Italian-American mobster "Paulie" and his associates, the enigmatic James “Jimmy the Gent” Conway (Robert de Niro) and aggressive hothead Tommy DeVito (Joe Pesci).

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Baby and Me Lion

 

Five-year-old Saroo finds himself alone and travelling on the wrong train away from his home in northern India. Frightened and bewildered, he ends up thousands of miles away, in chaotic Kolkata. Somehow he survives living on the streets, dodging all sorts of terrors in the process. Eventually ending...

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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...

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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 (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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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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NT Live: Hedda Gabler (Encore)

 

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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NT Live: Twelfth Night

 

Tamsin Greig is Malvolia in a new twist on Shakespeare’s classic comedy of mistaken identity. A ship is wrecked on the rocks. Viola is washed ashore but her twin brother Sebastian is lost. Determined to survive on her own, she steps out to explore a new land. So begins a whirlwind of mistaken ide...

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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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Loving

from 10th March

Loving is a tender but assured film based on the true story of two people whose devotion to one another was set to change the course of US history. Directed by the hugely talented Jeff Nichols (Midnight Special, Mud, Take Shelter).

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20th Century Women

from 10th March

The story of three women who explore love and freedom in sun-soaked Southern California during the late 1970s. Starring Annette Bening, Elle Fanning and Greta Gerwig, this is a beautiful movie from director Mike Mills (Beginners, Thumbsucker).

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Fences

from 17th March

Directed by and starring Denzel Washington, Fences is the story of Troy Maxton, a mid-century sanitation worker who once dreamed of a baseball career, but was too old when the major leagues began admitting black people.

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Hidden Figures

from 17th March

An uplifting true-life drama about the African-American women who played a key role in US space missions. It's 1962 and the space race is on. NASA is determined to beat the Russians in putting a man into orbit around the Earth.

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Fifty Shades Darker

from 17th March

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

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The LEGO Batman Film

from 24th March

Lego Batman must learn to be a team player to defeat The Joker in this brilliantly funny Lego Movie spin-off.

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Viceroy's House

from 24th March

to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.

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Trespass Against Us

from 24th March

Torn between loyalty to his father and hope for his children, a man struggles to reassess his criminal life. Starring Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson.

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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