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WOW Women's Film Club presents The Breadwinner (12A)

Join the WOW Women's Film Club family screening of The Breadwinner this August - with added cake!

Please note that this film is rated a 12A. Films rated 12A are suitable for children aged 12 and over. However, people younger than 12 may see a 12A so long as they are accompanied by an adult. In such circumstances, responsibility for allowing a child under 12 to view lies with the accompanying adult.

The event will start at 10:00 and will finish at 13:00

Parvana is an11-year-old girl who lives under Taliban rule in Afghanistan in 2001. After the wrongful arrest of her father, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy to support her family. Working alongside a friend, she soon discovers a new world of freedom and danger. Drawing strength from the fantastical stories she invents, Parvana embarks on an epic quest to find her father and reunite her family.

Runtime: 1 hour 34 minutes

22/08/2019 10:00
The Lion King (PG)

All tickets £3


Friday 16 August at 11am, 2pm & 5pm
Saturday 17 August at 11am, 2pm & 5pm
Monday 19 August at 11am, 2pm & 5pm
Tuesday 20 August at 11am, 2pm & 5pm
Wednesday 21 August at 11am & 5pm (Relaxed Screening 5pm only)
Thursday 22 August at 2pm & 5pm


Running time– 115 minutes

Disney's 'The Lion King', directed by Jon Favreau, journeys to the African savannah where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother, and former heir to the throne, has plans of his own.The battle for Pride Rock is rife with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba's exile. With help from a curious pair of new found friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

22/08/2019
The Angry Birds Movie 2 (U)

All tickets £3


Friday 23 August at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm
Saturday 24 August at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm
Monday 26 August at 11am & 1.30pm
Tuesday 27 August at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm
Wednesday 28 August at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm (Relaxed Screening 4pm only)
Thursday 29 August at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm


Running time – 96 minutes

Red, Chuck, Bomb and the rest of their feathered friends are surprised when a green pig suggests that they put aside their differences and unite to fight a common threat. Aggressive birds from an island covered in ice are planning to use an elaborate weapon to destroy the fowl and swine way of life. After picking their best and brightest, the birds and pigs come up with a scheme to infiltrate the island, deactivate the device and return to their respective paradises intact.

23/08/2019 to 29/08/2019
Tuesday Cinema Club (Ages 6 - 12)

Please bring a pack-lunch, price includes popcorn for your cinema screening.

For just £18 per session, each Tuesday in the summer holidays, you can leave your child (aged 6-12) at the CINEMA CLUB from 9.30am until 3pm. They will then be able to watch a movie and then try a different activity in the afternoon.

The films they will enjoy are as follows;

Tuesday 23 July - Aladdin
The afternoon activity - with Susannah Bulpin 

Tuesday 30 July – The Secret Life of Pets 2
The afternoon activity - with Danielle Rowlands

Tuesday 6 August - Toy Story 4
The afternoon activity - with Naz Syed

Tuesday 13 August – The Queen's Corgi
The afternoon - with Danielle Rowlands

Tuesday 20 August – The Lion King
The afternoon activity - with Naz Syed

   Tuesday 27 August film - Angry Birds 2 (TBC) and activity TBC

27/08/2019 09:30
Midsommar (18)

Tuesday 27 August at 7.45pm
Wednesday 28 August at 7.45pm

Running time: 140 minutes

Director – Ari Aster

Starring – Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor, William Jackson Harper

Dani and Christian are a young American couple with a relationship on the brink of falling apart. But after a family tragedy keeps them together, a grieving Dani invites herself to join Christian and his friends on a trip to a once-in-a-lifetime midsummer festival in a remote Swedish village. The carefree summer holiday in a land of eternal sunlight takes a sinister turn when the insular villagers invite their guests to partake in festivities that are increasingly disturbing.

27/08/2019 to 28/08/2019
Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans (PG)

All tickets £3


Friday 30 August at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm
Saturday 31 August at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm

Running time – 97 minutes

Who are the Celts? What have the Romans ever done for us? And why is Emperor Nero dousing himself in horse wee? Friends, Romans, Celts... Lend us your ears. The all-conquering Romans rule the civilised world – and that includes 'the stain' that is Britain. While the young Emperor Nero must battle his scheming mother Agrippina for ultimate power, Celt queen Boudicca gathers an army in Britain to repel the rotten Romans. Mixed up in this battle for liberation are the teenage Atti, a reluctant Roman soldier, and Orla, a young Celt with dreams of becoming a warrior like Boudicca. Will they fall on opposite sides or forge a friendship in the chaos of Celtic-inspired rebellion?

30/08/2019 to 31/08/2019
Don't Look Now (15)

Monday 2 September at 7.45pm

Running time: 110 minutes

Director – Nicholas Roeg

Starring –Donald Sutherland, Julie Christie, Hilary Mason

 

The Man Who Fell to Earth director Nicholas Roeg crafted this spine-tingling chiller based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier in which everything might not be what it seems and memories can haunt as much as ghosts.
Art restorer John Baxter (Donald Sutherland) and his wife Laura (Julie Christie) are grieving their daughter's drowning. They visit Venice so John can work on restoring a chapel there, and two ominous women convince Laura their daughter is sending warnings from the other side. John remains skeptical, but he begins to fear he might be wrong - as the red hooded figure of a young girl begins appearing on the dark canals...
Venice has never been more disturbing than in this 1973 classic, now presented in 4K Digital.

02/09/2019 19:45
Only You (15)

Tuesday 3 September at 7.45pm
Wednesday 4 September at 4pm & 7.45pm

Running time: 119 minutes

Director – Harry Wootliff

Starring – Natalie Arle-Toyne, Isabelle Barth, Tam Dean Burn

Elena and Jake meet by chance on New Year’s Eve, arguing for the same taxi. However, instead of going their separate ways after agreeing to share, they start a passionate relationship. Within weeks they are planning their future but reality catches up with them when they try to start a family.

03/09/2019 to 04/09/2019
Spider-Man: Far From Home (12A)

All tickets £3


Saturday 7 September at 11am, 2pm & 5pm

Running time – 129 minutes

Peter Parker returns in Spider-Man: Far From Home, the next chapter of the Spider-Man: Homecoming series! Our friendly neighbourhood Super Hero decides to join his best friends Ned, MJ, and the rest of the gang on a European vacation. However, Peter's plan to leave super heroics behind for a few weeks are quickly scrapped when he begrudgingly agrees to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of several elemental creature attacks, creating havoc across the continent! Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever.

07/09/2019
Transit (12A)

Monday 9 September at 1.30pm & 7.45pm
Tuesday 10 September at 7.45pm
Wednesday 11 September at 7.45pm

Running time: 114 minutes, in German and French with English subtitles

Director – Christian Petzold

Starring – Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese  

When fleeing Paris after the German invasion, Georg (Franz Rogowski) escapes to Marseille assuming the identity of a dead author whose papers he possesses. These are his only hope of escaping the encroaching tide of tyranny,but complications ensue when he falls for the mysterious Marie (Paula Beer)...
Christian Petzold's film skillfully blends together two time periods (1940s Europe and present day France) and allows them to coexist on screen - a move which poignantly demonstrates the urgency of our current political and social climate. Transit was nominated for the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival and cements Petzold (Barbara, Phoenix) as one of Europe's most exciting directors.

09/09/2019 to 11/09/2019
Gwen (15)

Wednesday 11 September at 1.30pm
Thursday 12 September at 7.45pm

Running time: 84 minutes

Director – William McGregor

Starring – Maxine Peake, Richard Harrington, Eleanor Worthington-Cox  

In the stark beauty of 19th Century Snowdonia a young girl, Gwen, tries desperately to hold her home together. Struggling with her mother's mysterious illness, her father's absence and a ruthless mining company encroaching on their land, a growing darkness begins to take grip of her home, and the suspicious local community turns on Gwen and her family.

11/09/2019 to 12/09/2019
Vincent Price's daughter VICTORIA PRICE presents MASTER OF MENACE, LOVER OF LIFE, with screening of The Abomnable Dr Phibes (15) and Q&A

Saturday 14 September at 7.30pm
Tickets - £8, 15-25 year olds - £5

Author and inspirational speaker Victoria Price presents Master of Menace, Lover of Life —an intimate glimpse at her famous father’s life and career. As Vincent Price’s daughter and biographer, Victoria will share rare photos and stories about the King of Horror, who was a true Renaissance man. Victoria will have copies of her biography as well as her father’s famous cookbooks for sale — and will be available for photographs and signings with fans. She will also take questions from the audience.

The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

A man who was disfigured in a car wreck seeks revenge on those hebelieves are responsible for the death of his wife. Each slaying is patterned after the plagues brought down on Rameses, from killer locusts to blood-sucking bats.

14/09/2019 19:30
Blinded By The Light (12A)

Monday 16 September at 7.45pm
Tuesday 17 September at 7.45pm
Wednesday 18 September at 1.30pm & 7.45pm

Running time: 117 minutes

Director – Gurinder Chadha

Starring – Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra

Javed is a British teen of Pakistani descent growing up in 1987 England. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the times, he writes poetry as a means to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the inflexibility of his traditional father. But when a classmate introduces him to the music of Bruce Springsteen, Javed sees parallels to his working-class life in the powerful lyrics. As Javed discovers an outlet for his own pent-up dreams, he also begins to express himself in his own voice.

16/09/2019 to 18/09/2019
Hail Satan? (15)

Monday 23 September at 1.30pm & 7.45pm

Running time: 95 minutes

Director – Penny Lane

Documentary chronicling the extraordinary rise of one of the most colourful and controversial religious movements in American history, Hail Satan? is an inspiring and entertaining new feature documentary from acclaimed director Penny Lane (Nuts!, Our Nixon). When media-savvy members of the Satanic Temple organise a series of public actions designed to advocate for religious freedom and challenge corrupt authority, they prove that with little more than a clever idea, a mischievous sense of humor, and a few rebellious friends, you can speak truth to power in some truly profound ways. As charming and funny as it is thought-provoking, Hail Satan? offers a timely look at a group of often misunderstood outsiders whose unwavering commitment to social and political justice has empowered thousands of people around the world.

23/09/2019
The Souvenir (15)

Monday 30 September at 7.45pm
Tuesday 1 October at 7.45pm
Wednesday 2 October at 4pm & 7.45pm

Running time: 120 minutes

Director – Joanna Hogg

Starring – Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke, Tilda Swinton

Winner of Sundance 2019's Grand Jury Prize, The Souvenir is the compelling, semi-autobiographical drama award-winning director/writer Joanna Hogg (Unrelated, Archipelago, Exhibition). A young, quietly ambitious film student (Honor Swinton Byrne) embarks on her first serious love affair with a charismatic and mysterious man (Tom Burke). She tries to disentangle fact from fiction as she surrenders to the relationship,which comes dangerously close to destroying her dreams.

30/09/2019 to 02/10/2019
UglyDolls (U)

All tickets £3


Saturday 5 October at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm


Running time – 86 minutes

Unconventionality rules in 'Uglydolls', the new animated family adventure based on the beloved toy brand.

In the adorably different town of Uglyville, the free-spirited Moxy (Kelly Clarkson) and her UglyDolls friends confront what it means to be different, struggle with their desire to be loved, and ultimately discover that you don't have to be perfect to be amazing because who you truly are is what matters most.
05/10/2019
Meet Me in St Louis (U)

Sunday 6 October at 4.30pm
Tickets - £4


Running time: 114 minutes

Director – Vincente Minnelli

Starring – Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor

Clang, clang, clang went the trolley

Ding, ding, ding went the bell
Zing, zing, zing went my heart strings
From the moment I saw him I fell

We are commemorating 50 years since the world lost Judy Garland with one of her most memorable roles in one of the greatest MGM movies.

Meet Me in St. Louis is a classic MGM romantic musical comedy that focuses on four sisters (one of whom is the nonpareil Judy Garland) on the cusp of the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. The film spotlights the sisters' education in the ways of the world, which includes, but isn't limited to, learning about life and love, courtesy of the prototypical boy next door. In the end, love -- accompanied by song, dance and period costumes, all in glorious Technicolor -- conquers all.

06/10/2019 16:30
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (18)

Monday 7 October at 7.45pm
Tuesday 8 October at 7.45pm

Running time: 161 minutes

Director – Quentin Tarantino

Starring – Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Margot Robbie 

Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his long time stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognise anymore.
The ninth film from the writer-director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood's golden age.
 
07/10/2019 to 08/10/2019
Pain and Glory (15)

Monday 14 October at 1.30pm & 7.45pm
Tuesday 15 October at 7.45pm

Running time: 113 minutes, in Spanish with English subtitles

Director – Pedro Almodóvar

Starring – Antonio Banderas, Asier Etxeandia, Penelope Cruz

The latest film from Pedro Almodovar, Pain and Glory explores the tumultuous life of an aging director as he comes face to face with his life choices. In a semi-autobiographical cinematic experience, the film is a candid roundup of key moments within the auteur’s personal and professional past. And also reunites him with Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas.

14/10/2019 to 15/10/2019
E.T. the Extra Terrestrial (U) Original 1982 version

Sunday 20 October at 3pm
Tickets - £4


Running time: 115 minutes

Director – Steven Spielberg

Starring – Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace, Drew Barrymore

I'll believe in you all my life, every day. E.T... I love you.

This film makes your heart glad. It is filled with innocence, hope, and good cheer. It is also wickedly funny and exciting. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial is a movie like The Wizard of Oz that you can grow up with and grow old with, and it won't let you down. It tells a story about friendship and love. It's about a relationship between a little boy and a creature from outer space that becomes his best friend. It works as science fiction, it's sometimes as scary as a monster movie, and at the end, when the lights go up, there's not a dry eye in the house.

20/10/2019 15:00
Dora and the Lost City of Gold (PG)

All tickets £3


Monday 28 October at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm
Tuesday 29 October at 11am, 1.30pm & 4pm
Wednesday 30 October at 11am (Relaxed screening)
Thursday 31 October at 4pm


Runningtime – 104 minutes

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her most dangerous adventure ever - high school. 

Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots (her best friend, a monkey), Diego (Jeffrey Wahlberg), a mysterious jungle inhabitant (Eugenio Derbez), and a rag tag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents (Eva Longoria, Michael Pena) and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost city of gold.

28/10/2019 to 31/10/2019
Mean Girls (12A)

Wednesday 30 October at 7pm
Tickets - £4, if you can prove you are aged 15 (or were born in 2004) your ticket will be £1 (not available online)


Running time: 97 minutes

Director – Mark Waters

Starring – Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Tina Fey

Mean Girls turns 15 in 2019 and so does The Riverfront, so we are having a birthday screening! It's going to be so fetch! (Can't believe that never happened).

Teenage Cady Heron was educated in Africa by her scientist parents. When her family moves to the suburbs of Illinois, Cady finally gets to experience high school and gets a quick lesson on the cruel laws of popularity that divide her fellow students into tightly knitted cliques. She unwittingly finds herself in the good graces of an elite group of students - the 'Plastics', but Cady soon realises how this shallow group earned their nickname.

So if you love Mean Girls or are new to it come along, just remember "on Wednesdays we wear pink", we'd love to see you... but you can't sit with us!

30/10/2019 19:00
Hocus Pocus (PG)

Thursday 31 October at 11am & 1.30pm
Tickets - £3


Running time: 96 minutes

Director – Kenny Ortega

Starring – Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy

I put a spell on you
Because you're mine!

Spooky screenings of a firm Halloween favourite, we would love to see you in fancy dress – especially as your favourite Sanderson sister!

After moving to Salem, Mass., teenager Max Dennison (Omri Katz) explores an abandoned house with his sister Dani (Thora Birch) and their new friend, Allison (Vinessa Shaw). After dismissing a story Allison tells as superstitious, Max accidentally frees a coven of evil witches (Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy) who used to live in the house. Now, with the help of a magical cat, the kids must steal the witches' book of spells to stop them from becoming immortal.
31/10/2019
The Nightmare Before Christmas (PG)

All tickets £3


Friday 1 November at 11am & 1.30pm

This is Halloween, this is Halloween

Halloween! Halloween! Halloween! Halloween!
In this town we call home
Everyone hail to the pumpkin song


Running time – 76 minutes

Our second spooky screening this Halloween is Tim Burton produced The Nightmare Before Christmas where Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept.
01/11/2019
Vertigo (PG)

Sunday 10 November at 2pm

Tickets - £4

“You know, the Chinese say that once you've saved a person's life, you're responsible for it forever.”

Regularly voted in the top 5 greatest films ever James Stewart and Kim Novak star in a new 4K print of this incredible thriller.

An ex-police officer who suffers from an intense fear of heights is hired to prevent an old friend's wife from committing suicide, but all is not as it seems. Hitchcock's haunting, compelling masterpiece is uniquely revelatory about the director's own predilections and hang-ups and is widely considered to be one of his masterworks.

10/11/2019 14:00
The Muppet Christmas Carol (U)

All tickets £3

Saturday 21 December at 11.30am
Sunday 22 December at 11.30am
Monday 23 December at 11.30am
Tuesday 24 December at 11.30am
Running time – 85 minutes

"Leave comedy to the bears, Ebenezer"


The Muppets perform the classic Dickens Christmas tale, with Kermit the Frog playing Bob Cratchit, the put-upon clerk of stingy Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine). Other Muppets -- Miss Piggy, Gonzo, Fozzie Bear and Sam the Eagle -- weave in and out of the story, while Scrooge receives visits from spirits of three Christmases -- past, present and future. They show him the error of his self-serving ways, but the miserable old man seems to be past any hope of redemption and happiness.

21/12/2019 to 24/12/2019
White Christmas (U)
Saturday 21 December at 2pm
Sunday 22 December at 2pm

Tickets - £5

Irving Berlin’s 1954 magical musical, White Christmas is a festive classic that we just couldn’t resist showing again this Christmas.

Singers Bob Wallace (Bing Crosby) and Phil Davis (Danny Kaye) join sister act Betty(Rosemary Clooney) and Judy Haynes (Vera-Ellen) to perform a Christmas show in rural Vermont. There, they run into Gen. Waverly (Dean Jagger), the boys' commander in World War II, who, they learn, is having financial difficulties; his quaint country inn is failing. So what's the foursome to do but plan a yuletide miracle: a fun-filled musical extravaganza that's sure to put Waverly and his business in the black! 

 

21/12/2019 to 22/12/2019
It's A Wonderful Life (U)

Monday 23 December at 2pm
Tuesday 24 December at 2pm

All tickets £5

130 minutes

Director – Frank Capra

Starring – James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore

Teacher says, "Everytime a bell rings, an angel gets his wings."


A genuine American classic from 1946 - George Bailey has so many problems he is thinking about ending it all - and it's Christmas Eve! As the angels discuss George, we see his life in flashback. As George is about to jump from a bridge, he ends up rescuing his guardian angel, Clarence - who then shows George what his town would have looked like if it hadn't been for all his good deeds over the years.

 

 

23/12/2019 to 24/12/2019