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THE NUTCRACKER - Bolshoi Ballet

THE NUTCRACKER - Bolshoi Ballet

The Tower Theatre
NR  |  2 hours 20 minutes

Based on E. T. A. Hoffmann's story, THE NUTCRACKER is one of the greatest classics in the world. With iconic music by Tchaikovsky, and enchanting sets and costumes, this beautiful tale explores the universal themes of love, power and evil. This choreographic version, created for the Bolshoi by Yuri Grigorovich, is full of romanticism and philosophical reflections on ideal love. Masterfully interpreted by the Bolshoi dancers, it will enchant the whole family for the festive season, proving that one is never too young or too old to b..

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Film opens on Tue, Dec 13

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JACKIE

JACKIE

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R  |  1 hour 39 minutes

Critics Choice Award nominee - Best Actress: Natalie Portman, Best Cinematography, Best Costume Design, Best Hair & Makeup, Best Production Design, Best Score

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Film opens on Fri, Dec 16

LION

LION

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PG-13  |  2 hours 0 minutes

Critics Choice Award nominee - Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor: Dev Patel, Best Supporting Actress: Nicole Kidman, Best Young Actor/Actress: Sunny Pawar, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Score

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Film opens on Wed, Dec 21
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ELLE

ELLE

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R  |  2 hours 11 minutes

Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or nominee ELLE follows Michelle, head of a successful video game company, who brings a ruthless attitude to her business as well as her love life. Everything changes when she is attacked in her home by an unknown assailant - Michelle resolutely tracks him down, drawing them both into a curious and thrilling game that may, at any moment, spiral out of control.

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Film opens on Fri, Jan 6
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20TH CENTURY WOMEN

20TH CENTURY WOMEN

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R  |  1 hour 58 minutes

Critics Choice Award nominee - Best Actress: Annette Bening, Best Supporting Actress: Greta Gerwig, Best Acting Ensemble

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Film opens on Fri, Jan 6
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LABYRINTH

LABYRINTH

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PG  |  1 hour 41 minutes

This 1986 cult classic from the beloved creator of The Muppets pits living and breathing actors Jennifer Connelly and David Bowie (who also provided the film's music) against a motley collection of monsters. The story follows a teenage girl who ventures through a mythical world to rescue her baby brother from the evil Goblin King.

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Film opens on Sat, Jan 7
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ONE PIECE FILM: GOLD

ONE PIECE FILM: GOLD

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NR  |  2 hours 0 minutes

The Straw Hat pirates are hitting the bigscreen once again in an all-new, high-flying adventure! The popular series that has captivated fans all over the world unfolds a new saga in the highly anticipated film, ONE PIECE FILM: GOLD. The glittering city of Grantesoro, a land of entertainment beyond the laws of the government, is a sanctuary for the world's most infamous pirates, Marines, and filthy rich millionaires. Drawn by dreams of hitting the jackpot, Captain Luffy and his crew sail straight for the gold. But behind the gilded..

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Film opens on Tue, Jan 10

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NO MAN'S LAND - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

NO MAN'S LAND - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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NR  |  2 hours 30 minutes

Following their hit run on Broadway, 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 stately house nearby. As the pair become increasingly inebriated, and their stories increasingly unbelievable, the lively conversation soon turns into a revealing power game, further complicated by the retur..

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Film opens on Tue, Jan 10

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THE COMEDIAN

THE COMEDIAN

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TBA  |  1 hour 59 minutes

Aging comic icon Jackie (Robert De Niro), has seen better days. Despite his efforts to reinvent himself and his comic genius, the audience only wants to know him as the former television character he once played. Already a strain on his younger brother (Danny DeVito) and his wife (Patti LuPone), Jackie is forced to serve out a sentence doing community service for accosting an audience member. While there, he meets Harmony (Leslie Mann), the daughter of a sleazy Florida real estate mogul (Harvey Keitel), and the two find inspiration..

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Film opens on Fri, Jan 13
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JULIETA

JULIETA

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R  |  1 hour 39 minutes

Critics Choice Award nominee - Best Foreign Language Film

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Film opens on Fri, Jan 27
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GROUNDHOG DAY

GROUNDHOG DAY

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PG  |  1 hour 41 minutes

Bill Murray's cult-classic returns to theaters. A disgrunteled weatherman (Murray) finds himself caught in a timeloop and forced to repeat the same day over and over. What better day to see Groundhog day than on Groundhog Day?

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Film opens on Thu, Feb 2

SWAN LAKE - BOLSHOI BALLET

SWAN LAKE - BOLSHOI BALLET

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NR  |  3 hours 0 minutes

Swan Lake is one of the world's best loved ballets that tells the timeless story of good and evil, and love and tragedy that has enchanted audiences since 1877. At moonlight on the banks of a mysterious lake, Prince Siegfried meets the bewitched swan woman Odette. Completely spellbound by her beauty, he swears his faithfulness to her. However, the Prince realizes too late that Fate has another plan for him in the form of Odile. In the dual role of white swan Odette and her rival black swan Odile, prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova..

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Film opens on Tue, Feb 7

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TONI ERDMANN

TONI ERDMANN

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R  |  2 hours 42 minutes

Critics Choice Award nominee - Best Foreign Language Film

Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or Nominee - Maren Ade

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Film opens on Fri, Feb 10
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CASABLANCA - 75TH ANNIVERSARY

CASABLANCA - 75TH ANNIVERSARY

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PG  |  1 hour 42 minutes

One of the classics of cinema, CASABLANCA returns to theatres for its 75th anniversery. 

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Film opens on Tue, Feb 14

THE SLEEPING BEAUTY - BOLSHOI BALLET

THE SLEEPING BEAUTY - BOLSHOI BALLET

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NR  |  2 hours 50 minutes

The Bolshoi’s sumptuous staging with its luxurious sets and costumes gives life to Perrault’s fairy tale, THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, unlike any other. On her 16th birthday, the evil Carabosse casts a curse on the beautiful Princess Aurora, causing her to fall into a deep slumber for 100 years. Only the kiss of a prince could awaken her. In this resplendent and magical classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dream-like journey through this classic fairytale complete with jewel fairies, a magical kingdom, a youthful princess and a handso..

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Film opens on Tue, Feb 14

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THE RED TURTLE

THE RED TURTLE

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PG  |  1 hour 20 minutes

Critics Choice Award nominee - Best Animated Feature

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Film opens on Fri, Feb 17
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ROH: IL TROVATORE

ROH: IL TROVATORE

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NR  |  3 hours 0 minutes

International superstars Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili, Lianna Haroutounian and Gregory Kunde lead a superb cast of world-class singers in this Verdi classic. Il trovatore is one of the great operas of the Romantic period, a story of passion and blood, love and vengeance, disaster and murder. New in the 2015/16 Season, this atmospheric and poetic staging by director David Bösch puts the story of passion against the backdrop of war. Fire and snow in the landscape echo the cruelty and love of the story: soldiers and gypsi..

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Film opens on Tue, Feb 21
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AMADEUS - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

AMADEUS - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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R  |  3 hours 30 minutes

Music. Power. Jealousy. Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play, broadcast live from the National Theatre, and with live orchestral accompaniment by Southbank Sinfonia. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives in Vienna, the music capital of the world – and he’s determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, court composer Antonio Salieri has the power to promote his talent or destroy his name. Seized by obsessive jealousy he begins a..

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Film opens on Tue, Feb 28
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THE WIZARD OF OZ - Flashback Family Films

THE WIZARD OF OZ - Flashback Family Films

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G  |  1 hour 42 minutes

Entirely remastered, the colorful characters and unforgettable songs of Oz come alive as never before. This magical cinematic event finds Kansas farm girl Judy Garland caught in a tornado and magically transported to the Land of Oz. Needing help to return home, she is told to follow the Yellow Brick Road and find the powerful Wizard. On her perilous journey, she is befriended by the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion, who help her battle the Wicked Witch of the West and her flying monkeys. Based on the classic book by Fr..

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Film opens on Sat, Mar 4
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SAINT JOAN - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

SAINT JOAN - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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NR  |  4 hours 0 minutes

Gemma Arterton is Joan of Arc, 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 threatens the very fabric of the feudal society and the Catholic Church across Europe. Josie Rourke (CORIOLANUS, LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES) directs Gemma Arterton (GEMMA BOVERY, NELL GWYNN, MADE IN DAGENHAM) as Joan of Arc in this electrifying production.

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Film opens on Tue, Mar 7
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HEDDA GABLER - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

HEDDA GABLER - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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NR  |  3 hours 30 minutes

“I’ve no talent for life.” Just married. Bored already. 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. Tony Award-winning director Ivo van Hove (A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE at the Young Vic Theatre) returns to National Theatre Live screens with a modern production of Ibsen’s masterpiece. Ruth Wilson (LUTHER, THE AFFAIR, JANE EYRE) plays the title role in a new..

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Film opens on Tue, Mar 28
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A CONTEMPORARY EVENING - BOLSHOI BALLET

A CONTEMPORARY EVENING - BOLSHOI BALLET

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NR  |  2 hours 40 minutes

In this brand new production, the Bolshoi takes on a new challenge by fearlessly bringing together Hans Van Manen, Frank Bridge, Sol León, Paul Lightfoot, and Alexei Ratmansky. The riveting new ballet experience, A CONTEMPORARY EVENING is the encounter between masters of contemporary choreography and some of the best dancers in the world, resulting in an outstanding synthesis of formal beauty, intensity, and witty brilliance, all in one evening!

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Film opens on Tue, Apr 11

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ROH: MADAMA BUTTERFLY

ROH: MADAMA BUTTERFLY

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NR  |  2 hours 45 minutes

Puccini’s Madama Butterfly is one of the most popular of all operas, with ravishing music and a heartbreaking story of a loving geisha deserted by a callous American husband. Much-loved soprano Ermonela Jaho sings the title role for the first time at Covent Garden, in Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier's stunningly beautiful production. The exotic imagery of the Nagasaki setting is drawn from 19th-century Western artists' romanticized views of Japan. Puccini's music brings alive the birdsong of the morning, the ritual of a wedding an..

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Film opens on Tue, Apr 18
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TWELFTH NIGHT - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

TWELFTH NIGHT - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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NR  |  3 hours 30 minutes

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 identity and unrequited love. The nearby households of Olivia and Orsino are overrun with passion. Even Olivia's upright housekeeper Malvolia is swept up in the madness. Where music is the food of love, and nobody is quite what they seem, anyt..

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Film opens on Tue, Apr 25

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A HERO OF OUR TIME - BOLSHOI BALLET

A HERO OF OUR TIME - BOLSHOI BALLET

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NR  |  2 hours 45 minutes

In this brand new production by choreographer Yuri Possokhov we follow Pechorin, a young officer on a tragically poetic journey across the majestic mountains of the Caucasus, on a path set by his many wistful rendezvous. Disillusioned and careless, he inflicts pain upon himself and the women around him. “Give me everything, it is still not enough.” The story at its core is adapted from Mikhail Lermontov’s literary masterpiece in three separate stories recounting his heartbreaking betrayals. Is Pechorin a real hero? Or is he a man l..

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Film opens on Tue, May 2

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ROH: OTELLO

ROH: OTELLO

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NR  |  2 hours 45 minutes

Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi's passionate retelling of Shakespeare's great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder, conducted by Antonio Pappano. World-famous tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi's passionate retelling of Shakespeare's great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder. Soprano Maria Agresta will be his Desdemona and baritone Ludovic Tézier his nemesis Iago in a new production by Olivier Award-winning director Keith Warner. A major work of the opera repertory, Verdi'..

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Film opens on Thu, Jul 20
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THE PRINCESS BRIDE

THE PRINCESS BRIDE

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PG  |  1 hour 38 minutes

In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death can't stop these true lovebirds from triumphing. Featuring an all-star cast including Mandy Patinkin and Robin Wright, THE PRINCESS BRIDE is an almost inconceivable delight from Oscar Nominee Rob Reiner.

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Film opens on Sat, Aug 5
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HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS

HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS

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PG  |  1 hour 44 minutes

Jim Carrey stars in this live-action adaptation of the classic children's story by Dr. Seuss. High atop Mt. Crumpet, the Grinch observes the residents of Whoville joyously preparing to celebrate Christmas. Finally the Grinch decides he's had enough of all this happiness, and with the wary aid of his dog Max, the Grinch conspires to steal Christmas from Whoville, making off with their presents, holiday decorations, Christmas trees, and everything else used to enjoy the holiday. Molly Shannon, Christine Baranski, Jeffrey Tambor, and..

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Film opens on Sat, Dec 2
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