Showing Thursday 20th September 2018 at 7:30pm

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Thursday 20th September at 7:30pm
John Clare Theatre

Matty Burton is the middleweight boxing champion of the world. Now, coming towards the end of his career, he knows that he must make his money and get out of the game. His aim is to secure a home with his wife Emma, and a future for their baby daughter Mia. After a titanic battle against Andre 'The Future' Bryte, Matty returns home to Emma, but moments later collapses on the living room floor from a delayed reaction to a devastating punch. When Matty awakes from the coma, the real fight begins.

Paddy Considine

Paddy Considine, Jodie Whitaker, Paul Popplewell

Rating:  15
Year:  2018
Country:  UK
Length:  92mins

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Lady Bird   

Director: Greta Gerwig    Certificate: 15   Showing:  Thursday 13th September at 7:30pm

Christine "Lady Bird" MacPherson is a high school senior from the "wrong side of the tracks." She longs for adventure, sophistication, and opportunity, but finds none of that in her Sacramento Catholic high school. LADY BIRD follows the title character's senior year in high school, including her first romance, her participation in the school play, and most importantly, her applying for college.    more...

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Director: Paddy Considine    Certificate:15   Showing: Thursday 20th September at 7:30pm

Matty Burton is the middleweight boxing champion of the world. Now, coming towards the end of his career, he knows that he must make his money and get out of the game. His aim is to secure a home with his wife Emma, and a future for their baby daughter Mia.    more...

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Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev    Certificate: 15   Showing: Thursday 27th September at 7:30pm

Still living under the same roof, the Moscow couple of Boris and Zhenya is in the terrible final stages of a bitter divorce. Under those circumstances, as both have already found new partners, the insults pour down like rain in this toxic familial battle zone, always pivoting around the irresolvable and urgent matter of Alyosha's custody, their 12-year-old only son.    more...

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The Nothing Factory   

Director: Pedro Pinho    Certificate: Unrated   Showing:  Thursday 4th October at 7:30pm

After negotiating with the shysters hired by the factory owner reaches a standstill, summarily, the workers are left with a half-empty factory and they decide to operate the business on their own despite that no one is equipped with the know-how of management.    more...


Isle Of Dogs   

Director: Wes Anderson    Certificate: PG   Showing:  Thursday 11th October at 7:30pm

An outbreak of dog flu has spread through the city of Megasaki, Japan, and Mayor Kobayashi has demanded all dogs to be sent to Trash Island. On the island, a young boy named Atari sets out to find his lost dog, Spots, with the help of five other dogs... with many obstacles along the way.    more...

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A Fantastic Woman   

Director: Sebastien Lelio    Certificate: 15   Showing:   Thursday 18th October at 7:30pm

Marina and Orlando are in love and planning for the future. Marina is a young waitress and aspiring singer. Orlando is 20 years older than her, and owns a printing company. After celebrating Marina's birthday one evening, Orlando falls seriously ill. Marina rushes him to the emergency room, but he passes away just after arriving at the hospital.    more...


The Nile Hilton Incident   

Directors: Tarik Saleh    Certificate: 15    Showing: Thursday 25h October at 7:30pm

A political thriller based on a true story. Weeks before the 2011 Egyptian revolution, Noredin (Fares Fares), a police officer in Cairo's corrupt system, investigates the murder of a famous club singer at the Nile Hilton Hotel. What initially seems to be a crime of passion turns into something that concerns the very power elite of Egypt.    more...

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Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story    

Director: Alexandra Dean    Certificate: 12A   Showing:   Thursday 1st November at 7:30pm

Hedy Lamarr was a Hollywood movie star who was hailed as the most beautiful and glamorous in the world. However, that was only the surface that tragically obscured her astounding true talents. Foremost of them was her inventive genius that a world blinded by her beauty could not recognize as far back as her youth in Austria with her homemade gadgets.    more...

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The Square   

Director: Ruben Ostlund    Certificate: 15   Showing: Thursday 8th November at 7:30pm

Christian is the respected curator of a contemporary art museum, a divorced but devoted father of two who drives an electric car and supports good causes. His next show is "The Square", an installation which invites passersby to altruism, reminding them of their role as responsible fellow human beings.    more...

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Journey's End   

Director: Saul Dibb    Certificate: 12A   Showing:   Thursday 15th November at 7:30pm

March, 1918. C-company arrives to take its turn in the front-line trenches of northern France, led by the war-weary Captain Stanhope. With a German offensive imminently approaching, the officers and their cook use food and the memories of their lives before the war to distract themselves, while Stanhope soaks his fear in whisky, unable to deal with the dread of the inevitable.    more...

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You Were Never Really Here    

Director: Lynne Ramsay    Certificate: 15   Showing:   Thursday 22nd November at 7:30pm

Joe, a traumatised Gulf War veteran and now an unflinching hired gun who lives with his frail elderly mother, has just finished yet another successful job. With an infernal reputation of being a brutal man of results, the specialised in recovering missing teens enforcer will embark on a blood-drenched rescue mission, when Nina, the innocent 13-year-old daughter of an ambitious New York senator, never returns home.    more...

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Blade of the Immortal   

Director: Takashi Miike    Certificate: 18   Showing:   Thursday 29th November at 7:30pm

Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu.    more...

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