Cinema Listings

One week from Friday, October 9, 2015

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Pan (PG): A 12-year-old orphan is spirited away to the magical world of Neverland, where he finds fun, dangers and, ultimately, his destiny, to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan. Adventure starring Hugh Jackman. Com

The Walk (PG): In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realise his dream to walk the immense void between the World Trade Centre’s twin towers. Drama directed by Robert Zemeckis. Com

The Intern (12A): A widower in his 70s takes on an internship at a fashion company after deciding retirement is not for him. Comedy drama starring Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway. Com

Hotel Transylvania 2 (U): Set seven years after the first film, the hotel is now up and running and Dracula and friends try to bring out the monster is his son, who is half human and half vampire. Animated fantasy comedy stars Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Steve Buscemi and Mel Brooks. Com

Ghosthunters On Icy Trails (PG): A mismatched trio join to fight an Ancient Ice Ghost — Tom, an easily-scared boy, professional ghost hunter Hetty and a loveable, if a bit slimy, ghost called Hugo. Children’s fantasy adventure directed by Tobi Baumann. Com 

The Martian (12A): During a manned mission to Mars, an astronaut presumed dead and left behind by his crew has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet, with only meagre supplies. He must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to stay alive and find a way to signal to Earth he is alive. Sci-fi adventure directed by Ridley Scott and starring Matt Damon. Com


FILMS with an emphasis on the works of William Shakespeare, will feature at Island cinema venues this coming week.
There will be a screening of a live performance of As You Like It, performed from Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, at Bembridge Village Hall on Sunday.
The film, presented by Ramshackle Theatre, starts at 2.30pm.
A group of friends from a working men’s club decide to take on the elite 'sport of kings’ and breed themselves a racehorse, in the acclaimed documentary drama Dark Horse (PG), which is being shown at Ventnor Arts Club on Tuesday and Wednesday.
The inspirational true story, the latest offering by Ventnor Film Society, starts at 7.30pm on both days.
Booking is essential, by e-mail at:
Oscar nominee Benedict Cumberbatch stars in a live screening of the tradegy, Hamlet — performed at the National Theatre and being shown at Ventnor Arts Club on Thursday.
The screening starts at 7pm.


Com — Commodore, Ryde
Med — Medina Theatre, Newport
Qy — Quay Arts, Newport
Ap — Apollo Theatre, Newport
Fre — Freshwater Memorial Hall
Brad — Brading Roman Villa
Tri  Trinity Theatre, Cowes
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