Cinema brochure May to Jul 2018 ARC Stockton →
Cinema brochure May to Jul 2018 ARC Stockton →
Cinema brochure May to Jul 2018 ARC Stockton Call the Box Office to book on: 01642 525199 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Book online: www.arconline.co.uk Address: Dovecot Street, Stockton on Tees, TS18 1LL Standard Tickets: £8 (£6 concessions) 3 Films for: £19.50 Family: £4 ARC YP / Students: £4 Silver Screen (Wed and Thur 2pm - All tickets £4 for over 60s) No 60 Cinema Meal Deal: £12.50 (£20 with performances on screen) Performances on Screen: £14 (£12 concessions) #stocktoncinema
The Leasure Seeker (15) Fri 18 May 5.15pm, Sat 19 May 2pm & 8pm, Wed 23 May 2pm, Thur 24 May 2pm & 7.30pm Director: Paolo Virzì Cast: Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Christian McKay On a summer morning, desperate to escape a destiny of medical care that would have kept them apart forever, the couple astonish their meddling adult children by hopping on board their RV, The Leisure Seeker, and dashing towards Key West for a new adventure. Their trip through an America they no longer recognize is their chance to retrace a married life nourished by passion and devotion. 2017 Running Time: 1hr 52mins Audio Description Available Love, Simon (12A) Fri 18 May 8pm, Sat 19 May 5.15pm, Wed 23 May 7.30pm, Director: Greg Berlanti Cast: Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it’s a little more complicated: he’s yet to tell his family or friends he’s gay and he doesn’t actually know the identity of the anonymous classmate he’s fallen for online.
Love, Simon is a funny and heartfelt coming-of-age story about the thrilling ride of finding yourself and falling in love. 2018 Running Time: 1hr 50mins Audio Description Available
A Quiet Place (15) Tues 22 May 7.30pm Director: John Krasinski Cast: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Millicent Simmonds In the modern horror thriller A Quiet Place, a family of four must navigate their lives in silence after mysterious creatures that hunt by sound threaten their survival. If they hear you, they hunt you. 2018 Running Time: 1hr 30mins Audio Description Available Beast (15) Fri 25 May 5.15pm, Sat 26 May 8pm, Thur 31 May 2pm Director: Michael Pearce Cast: Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn, Geraldine James In a small island community, a troubled young woman falls for a mysterious outsider who empowers her to escape her oppressive family. When he comes under suspicion for a series of brutal murders she defends him at all costs and learns what she is capable of. 2017 Running Time: 1hr 47mins Audio Description Available
Funny Cow (15) Fri 25 May 8pm, Sat 26 May 2pm, Tue 29 May 7.30pm, Wed 30 May 2pm & Thur 31 May 7.30pm Director: Adrian Shergold Cast: Stephen Graham, Paddy Considine, Alun Armstrong ‘Funny Cow’ charts the rise to stardom of a comedienne (Maxine Peake) through the 1970s and 1980s. It is set against the backdrop of working men’s clubs and the stand-up comedy circuit of the North of England. From her troubled childhood to her turbulent adult relationships, the Funny Cow uses the raw material of her life experiences to bring her unique style of comedy to the stage. A stand-up comedienne in an all- male world, ‘Funny Cow’ delivers tragedy and comedy in equal measure. 2018 Running Time: 1hr 42mins Audio Description Available Custody (15) Jusqu'à la garde Sat 26 May 5.30pm, Wed 30 May 7.30pm Director: Xavier Legrand Cast: Léa Drucker, Denis Ménochet, Thomas Gioria After a bitter divorce, Miriam and Antoine battle for sole custody of their son. Miriam claims the father is violent but lacks proof. Antoine accuses her of manipulating their son for her own ends. Both sides seem to be hiding something; the truth is buried in deceit and jealousy. Winner of prestigious awards at the 2017 Venice Film Festival, including the Silver Lion for best director, Custody is a gripping, tension-filled drama.
French 2017 Running Time: 1hr 34mins Not Avaliable
Lean on Pete (15) Fri 1 June 5pm, Sat 2 June 8pm, Thur 7 June 2pm Director: Andrew Haigh Cast: Travis Fimmel, Steve Zahn, Chloë Sevigny Fifteen-year-old Charley lives with his alcoholic father in a run-down house. In an effort to help his dad stay afloat, Charley takes a job at a local racetrack where he befriends a jaded trainer Del and burnt-out jockey Bonnie while caring for an aging horse named Lean on Pete. But as things break down at home and Del announces Pete will be sold to an uncertain fate, the burden becomes too great for Charley to bear and he heads out into the vast American wilderness with Pete in tow. 2017 Running Time: 2hrs 1min Audio Description Available The Wound (15) Inxeba Fri 1 June 8pm, Sat 2 June 2pm Director: John Trengove Cast: Nakhane Touré, Bongile Mantsai, Niza Jay Every year, young men from the tribe are brought to the mountains of the Eastern Cape to participate in an ancient coming-of-age ritual. Xolani, a quiet and sensitive factory worker is assigned to guide Kwanda, a city boy from Johannesburg sent by his father to be toughened up, through this rite of passage into manhood. As Kwanda defiantly negotiates his queer identity within this masculine environment, the threat of exposure elevates the tension to breaking point.
Xhosa 2017 Running Time: 1hr 28mins Not Avaliable
Tully (15) Sat 2 June 5.30pm, Wed 6 June 2pm & 7.30pm, Thur 7 June 5.15pm Director: Jason Reitman Cast: Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Mark Duplass A new comedy from Oscar-nominated director Jason Reitman (Up in the Air) and Oscar-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody (Juno). Marlo (Theron), a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother (Mark Duplass). Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging young nanny named Tully (Mackenzie Davis). 2017 Running Time: 1hr 36mins Audio Description Available Guardians (15) Mon 4 June 7.30pm, Thur 7 June 7.30pm Director: Mark A.C. Brown Cast: Matt Prendergast, David Whitney, Hattie Hayridge Two highly unqualified men are thrown together as Live-in Guardians of a 200 year old house. What at first seems like a easy job is soon shown to be anything but, when the house comes under attack from unseen forces.
2017 Running Time: 1hr 24mins Not Avaliable
How to Talk to Girls at Parties (15) Fri 8 June 5.15pm, Sat 9 June 8pm, Tues 12 June 7.30pm Director: John Cameron Mitchell Cast: Elle Fanning, Nicole Kidman, Ruth Wilson Croydon, 1977. Henry and his two friends John and Vic are in search of a night to remember. They hear of a party not far away and decide to gatecrash, but on arrival, nothing is quite as they expected: the house seems to be full of teenage students: exotic, foreign, unbelievably gorgeous. Soon Enn is in way over his head with the beautiful, enigmatic Zan an outsider just like him. As Enn becomes her ambassador to a brave new world of punk, partying and music, he learns that Zen has a new world of her own to share (quite literally) and over the course of twenty four hours the two will go on an adventure that is truly out of this world. 2017 Running Time: 1hr 42mins Not Avaliable That Good Night (12A) Fri 8 June 8pm, Sat 9 June 2pm, Wed 13 June 2pm Director: Eric Styles Cast: John Hurt, Sofia Helin, Max Brown That Good Night stars award winner, John Hurt in his last leading role as Ralph, a once-famous film director in his seventies who has two missions in life; to be reconciled with his son, Michael, and, to ensure that he is not a burden to his devoted wife, Anna Ralph hires the services of the mysterious “Visitor” who unexpectedly guides him to find new meaning in his life.
2017 Running Time: 1hr 32mins AD TBC
Le Redoutable (15) Godard Mon Amour Sat 9 June 5.15pm, Wed 13 June 7.30pm, Thur 14 June 2pm Director: Michel Hazanavicius Cast: Louis Garrel, Stacy Martin, Bérénice Bejo In 1960’s Paris, Jean-Luc Godard is the leading filmmaker of his generation. He’s shooting La Chinoise with the woman he loves, Anne Wiazemsky 20 years his junior. They are happy, attractive, in love. They marry. But the film’s reception unleashes a profound self-examination in Jean-Luc. The events of May ’68 will amplify this process, and the crisis that shakes the filmmaker.
French 2017 Running Time: 1hr 47mins AD TBC Edie (12A) Fri 15 June 5.15pm, Sat 16 June 2pm & 8pm, Wed 20 June 2pm & 7.30pm, Thur 21 June 7.30pm Director: Simon Hunter Cast: Sheila Hancock, Kevin Guthrie, Paul Brannigan At the tender age of eighty-three, after the death of her controlling husband, Edie sets out to try and capture a little of the magic she had as a young girl by climbing a Scottish mountain. Against her daughters wishes, she heads to Scotland and employs Jonny (Kevin Guthrie - Dunkirk, Whisky Galore!) to help her prepare for the gruelling climb ahead –which sparks an unusual friendship. 2017 Running Time: 1hr 42mins Not Avaliable
On Chesil Beach (15) Fri 15 June 8pm, Sat 16 June 5.15pm, Tues 19 June 7.30pm, Thur 21 June 2pm Director: Dominic Cooke Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Emily Watson, Anne-Marie Duff It is summer 1962, and England is still a year away from huge social changes: Beatlemania, the sexual revolution and the Swinging Sixties. Florence (Ronan) and Edward (Howle) are just married and honeymooning on the dramatic coastline of Chesil Beach in Dorset. However, the hotel is old fashioned and stifling, and underlying tensions between the young couple surface and cast unexpected shadows over their long anticipated wedding night.
2017 Running Time: 1hr 50mins Audio Description Available The Breadwinner (12A) Fri 22 June 5.30pm, Sat 23 June 5.30pm, Wed 27 June 7.30pm Director: Nora Twomey Cast: Saara Chaudry, Soma Chhaya, Noorin Gulamgaus Parvana is an 11-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana disguises herself as a boy in order to support her family. With dauntless perseverance, Parvana draws strength from the stories her father told her, and ultimately risks her life to discover if he is still alive. Equal parts thrilling and enchanting, The Breadwinner is a timely and inspiring tale about the transcendent power of stories, and their potential to unite and heal us all.
2018 Running Time: 1hr 34mins AD TBC
Solo: A Star Wars Story (TBC) Fri 22 Jun 8pm, Sat 23 Jun 2pm & 8pm (DS), Tues 26 Jun 7.30pm, Wed 27 Jun 2pm & Thur 28 Jun 2pm (DS) Director: Ron Howard Cast: Emilia Clarke, Alden Ehrenreich, Thandie Newton Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo befriends his mighty future co-pilot Chewbacca and meets the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga’s most unlikely heroes.
2018 Running Time: 2hrs 15mins Audio Description Available Book Club (TBC) Fri 29 June 5pm, Sat 30 June 2pm, Wed 4 June 2pm & 7.30pm, Thur 5 June 2pm Director: Bill Holderman Cast: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen Diane is recently widowed after 40 years of marriage, Vivian enjoys her men with no strings attached, Sharon is still working through her decades-old divorce, and Carol's marriage is in a slump after 35 years. The lives of these four lifelong friends are turned upside down after reading the infamous "50 Shades of Grey," catapulting them into a series of outrageous life choices.
2018 Running Time: TBC AD TBC
Ismael's Ghosts (15) Les fantômes d'Ismaël Fri 29 June 8pm, Sat 30 June 5pm Director: Arnaud Desplechin Cast: Mathieu Amalric, Marion Cotillard, Charlotte Gainsbourg Twenty-one years ago, she ran away. And twenty-one years later, Carlotta is back from the void. But Ismael has been busy rebuilding a life for himself As Ismael's trials and tribulations unfurl, so too do those of his film's protagonist: the idle, funny and reckless diplomat Ivan Dédalus. French 2018 Running Time: 1hr 54mins Not Avaliable Double Lover (18) L'Amant Double Sat 30 June 8pm, Tues 3 July 7.30pm Director: François Ozon Cast: Marine Vacth, Jérémie Renier, Jacqueline Bisset François Ozon returns with a sleek but gleefully irreverent erotic thriller that sees the prolific French auteur ramping up the sexual tension while keeping his tongue firmly in his cheek.
Chloé is a young woman who falls in love with her psychoanalyst Paul. Everything seems perfect until a series of discoveries lead her to suspect that he may be living a double life. As she searches for the truth, Chloé’s investigations plunge her into a dark and bewildering world of smoke, mirrors and doppelgangers – where nothing is as it seems, and no one can be trusted. French 2017 Running Time: 1hr 47mins Not Avaliable
The Happy Prince (15) Fri 6 July 5.15pm, Sat 7 July 2pm & 8pm, Mon 9 July 7.30pm, Tues 10 July 5.15pm & Wed 11 July 2pm Director: Rupert Everett Cast: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Emily Watson Director and star Rupert Everett tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the skids. As Oscar lies on his death bed, the past comes flooding back to him, transporting him to other times and places. 2018 Running Time: 1hr 45mins Not Avaliable In The Fade (18) Aus dem Nichts Fri 6 July 8pm, Sat 7 July 5.15pm, Wed 11 July 7.30pm, Thur 12 July 2pm Director: Fatih Akin Cast: Diane Kruger, Denis Moschitto, Numan Acar Out of nowhere, Katja's life falls apart when her husband Nuri and little son Rocco are killed in a bomb attack.
The mind-numbing search for the perpetrators and reasons behind the senseless killing complicate Katja‘s painful mourning - opening wounds and doubts. Danilo, a lawyer and Nuri's best friend, represents Katja in the eventual trial against the two suspects: a young couple from the neo- Nazi scene. The trial pushes Katja to the edge, but there's simply no alternative for her: she wants justice. German 2017 Running Time: 1hr 46mins Not Avaliable
Family Films Peter Rabbit (PG) Sat 26 May 11am, Tues 29 May 11am Director: Will Gluck Cast: James Corden, Fayssal Bazzi, Domhnall Gleeson Peter's feud with Mr. McGregor escalates to greater heights than ever before as they rival for the affections of the warm-hearted animal lover who lives next door. 2018 Running Time: 1hr 35mins Audio Description Available Mary and the Witch's Flower (U) Meari to majo no hana Sat 2 June 11am Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi Cast: Hana Sugisaki, Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Yûki Amami The new film from the creators of the Studio Ghibli hits Arietty and When Marnie Was There, based on Mary Stewart’s novel The Magic Broomstick.
Combining rollicking action, appealing characters and a thrilling story with the unique richness, art and animation of Studio Ghibli-style storytelling, MARY AND THE WITCH’S FLOWER reveals a magical world of a school for witches – but the strangely sinister school is no Hogwarts, and our heroine is not even a witch! Japanese 2017 Running Time: 1hr 42mins Audio Description Available