WHAT'S ON - 28/02/2017

  • FENCES

    ★★★★ Independent

    ★★★★ The Telegraph

    Fences, August Wilson’s play exploring race and familial relations in 1950s Pittsburgh, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1987; plans for film adaptations floundered as they failed to meet Wilson’s stricture that the director must be... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.10 (Open Captioned)

  • FROM THE VAULTS: THE VILLAGE

    Made by the Ethnographic Film Unit of UCLA, this film examines how modernisation has affected the inhabitants of the remote village of Dún Chaoin in Co. Kerry. It shows their connection with the nearby Blasket Islands (by now evacuated) and... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.30

  • GEORGE BEST: ALL BY HIMSELF

    In 1961 George Best, a shy well-mannered Belfast teenager, was recruited by Manchester United to become what Pelé would call “the greatest player in the world”. A devilishly charismatic figure, Best achieved celebrity status early. His football was transcendent (playing... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.30 | 20.10

  • IT’S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD

    Louis (Gaspard Ulliel), a terminally ill writer returns home to his estranged family after an absence of more than a decade prompting a series of confrontations, revelations and internecine squabbling in Xavier Dolan’s (Tom at The Farm; Mommy) adaptation of... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.15 | 20.50

  • LOVING

    ★★★★★ Entertainment.ie

    ★★★★ Irish Times

    There will be Open Captioned (OC) screenings of Loving on Wednesday, February 15th  at 18.10 and Thursday, February 16th at 13.00. Audio Description (AD) will be available on all screenings.

    1958, Virginia: Richard Loving (Joel... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.00

  • MEETINGS WITH IVOR

    Ivor Browne has been a central figure in Irish mental health for many decades. Some people wish he wasn’t. Yet many people owe their lives to him. Browne somehow managed to be part of the establishment while still being one... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.00

  • THE FOUNDER

    ★★★★ Irish Times

    ★★★★ Guardian

    ★★★★ entertainment.ie

    Frustrated travelling salesman Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton) criss-crosses 1950s America selling a series of underwhelming products that have failed to bring him the success he believes is richly deserved.

    On receiving an unusual... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.30

  • TONI ERDMANN

    ★★★★★ Empire

    ★★★★★ The Times (UK)

    ★★★★ Irish Times

    This film closes on Thursday, March 16th.

    Ines (Sandra Hüller) has become estranged from her retired schoolteacher father Winfried (Peter Simonischek); unhappily scaling the bottom rungs of the corporate consultancy ladder... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.00


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