Lynton Cinema Guide

The unique Lynton Cinema is a converted Methodist chapel, just a couple of minutes walk from Southcliffe.

Accommodating 68 people, it has air conditioning, comfortable seating and a digital surround sound system. Prices: Adults £5.00, Senior Citizens (65 and over) £4.50, Children (up to and including 14) £3.00.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Showing from Wednesday 4th January until 12th January at 20:00 and Matinee on 6th, 7th and 8th January at 14:30

12A Certificate

Running Time: 135mins

It is a period of civil war. The Galactic Empire rules the galaxy, and are putting the finishing touches to their ultimate super-weapon, the Death Star. The Rebellion plan to steal the its plans in order to detect a weak spot in which to destroy it. They recruit Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) to work with Rebel fighter Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) and a team to undertake the deadly mission.

Taking place shortly before the events of the original 1977 classic Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, Rogue One charts the desperate resistance mission to seize plans for the terrifying Death Star. It’s the first in a thrilling new series of stand-alone spin-off films. Under the visually stunning direction of Godzilla and Monsters filmmaker Gareth Edwards, a terrific international cast prepares to launch into a whole-new galaxy of excitement.

Sully

Showing from Friday 13th January for 7 nights at 20:00 and Matinee on Monday 16th at 14:30

12A Certificate

Running Time: 96mins

Tom Hanks stars as a modern American hero in this riveting true life drama.

On 15 January 2009, Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger became a national hero when the world witnessed him pilot his disabled plane onto the waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being championed for his bravery and skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy both his reputation and his career.

Tom Hanks stars as Captain Sullenberger in this amazing true-life story directed by the great Clint Eastwood. Many are calling this Hanks’ finest role to date, with talk of an Oscar nomination.

La La Land

Showing from Friday 20th January for 2 weeks at 20:00 and Matinee on Monday 23rd at 14:30

12A Certificate

Running Time: 123mins

In this modern take on the Hollywood musical from Damien Chazelle, the Academy Award-nominated writer and director of WHIPLASH, Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. 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 so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Showing Matinee Saturday 21st and 28th Feb and Sunday 22nd and 29th Feb at 14:30

12A Certificate

Running Time: 128mins

A boy must save the residents of a mysterious island orphanage in Tim Burton’s imaginative fantasy.

Sixteen-year-old Jacob Portman (Asa Butterfield) has grown up listening to his grandfather’s bizarre stories of the residents of a strange and mysterious island orphanage known as Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiars. When the old man dies in mysterious circumstances, he leaves young Jacob clues that set him on an extraordinary quest. What he finds is a magical place, spanning different worlds and times, whose residents possess astonishing abilities. But they are also under threat from sinister monsters. Now it’s up to Jacob to use his own ‘peculiarity’ to save them.

Adapted from Ransom Riggs’s creepy young adult book by Jane Goldman, of X-Men: First Class and Kick-Ass fame, this latest dark fantasy from the fertile mind of Tim Burton boasts a superlative cast that includes Eva Green, Judi Dench and Samuel L. Jackson.

Jackie

Showing from Friday 3rd February for 7 days at 20:00 and Matinee on Monday 6th at 14:30

15 Certificate

Running Time: 99mins

In the wake of JFK’s assassination, his wife – now widow – must fight to rekindle her spirits and preserve her husband’s legacy.

While JFK has always been remembered through the history of the last half a century, what about JBK – Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy?

In an intimate portrait of the President’s widow, Jackie picks up where the scenes of one of the most well-documented assassinations of the 21st century end.

 

 

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