Dir: Juan Carlos Medina, UK, 2016, 109 mins
Olivia Cooke, Bill Nighy, Douglas Booth
After a series of gruesome murders shake Victorian London, a secretly gay detective searches for a serial killer with an unusual feminist spin, hoping to simultaneously help a young stage performer accused of murdering her husband. A sumptuous adaptation of Peter Ackroyd's 1994 murder mystery novel, spectacularly brought to life by a terrific cast.
Dir: Francis Lee, UK, 2017, 105 mins
Josh O'Connor, Alec Secareanu, Gemma Jones
A young sheep farmer in Yorkshire struggles to keep his family afloat after his father suffers a stroke, binging on alcohol and casual sex in an attempt to soothe his emotional pain. When help comes in the form of a young Romanian worker his feeling of isolation starts to shift. A mesmerising and affecting romantic drama and truly impressive British debut feature.
Dir: Cédric Klapisch, Fr, 2017, 113 mins, French dialogue with subtitles
Pio Marmaï, Ana Girardot, François Civil
An absorbing story of sibling solidarity and family struggles set in a winery in Burgundy over the course of two harvests. After being away for ten years, a man in his mid-thirties travels back home to his dying father and feels compelled to help his brother and sister to keep the business going after their father dies.
Dir: Alexander Mackendrick, UK, 1955, 97 mins
Alec Guinness, Herbert Lom, Peter Sellers
The 1955 black comedy from Ealing Studios about a gang of criminals who rent a room from a sweet old lady who, unknown to them, likes to report suspicious behaviour to the police, which proves comically hard to work around when they attempt to commit a robbery using her house as a base.
Special Offer: Present your ticket for the Wolsey's presentation of The Ladykillers at the box-office and get £1 off a full price (£7.50) ticket to see The Ladykillers.
Dir: Taylor Sheridan, US, 2017, 107 mins
Elizabeth Olsen, Jon Bernthal, Jeremy Renner
A chilling thriller that follows an FBI agent who teams up with a veteran game tracker to investigate the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a dead woman on a Native American reservation. An atmospheric modern western from the writer of Sicario and Hell or High Water with a dominating performance from the peerless Elizabeth Olsen (The Handmaiden).
Dir: Attila Till, Hung, 2016, 105 mins, Hungarian dialogue with subtitles
Szabolcs Thuróczy, Zoltán Fenyvesi, Ádám Fekete
Zoli and Barba are inseparable friends and outcasts. Both physically disabled, they live in a rehabilitation facility where life seems rather aimless. Enter Rupasov, a mysterious wheelchair-using man newly released from prison. He quickly adopts the two friends and offers them a chance to make some extra money by helping him in his work. That work, however, is murder - Rupasov is a hitman. An inventive, action-packed story of friendship, loyalty and revenge.
Dir: Hélène Angel, Fr, 2017, 101 mins, French dialogue with subtitles
Sara Forestier, Vincent Elbaz, Albert Cousi
A single mother and hard-working elementary school teacher's life is challenged when a student with behavioural problems arrives and her own son reacts adversely to her excessive efforts to help the new boy. A sharp-witted comedy drama that captures the unpredictable world of grade-school education.
Thurs 5 Oct at 7pm
We’re really excited to be offering audiences another chance to see this incredibly popular title, after the huge success of its 2015 live broadcast. We are sure that many of those who saw Hamlet live in 2015 – plus many Benedict Cumberbatch fans! – will be very pleased to see Hamlet returning.
Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.
Now seen by over 750,000 people worldwide, the original 2015 NT Live broadcast returns to cinemas.
As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state. Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions. Tickets: £14/£10 25s & under
Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.
New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.
Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, it’s directed by Dominic Cooke (The Comedy of Errors).
Rory Kinnear is Marx and Oliver Chris is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London, the production is directed by Nicholas Hytner and reunites the creative team behind the hit comedy One Man, Two Guvnors.
1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy.
Creditors, spies, rival revolutionary factions and prospective seducers of his beautiful wife all circle like vultures. His writing blocked, his marriage dying, his friend Engels in despair at his wasted genius, his only hope is a job on the railway. Tickets £14/£10 (25 & under)
Ben Whishaw and Michelle Fairley play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder plays Caesar and David Morrissey is Mark Antony in this new production from Nicholas Hytner, broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London.
Caesar returns in triumph to Rome and the people pour out of their homes to celebrate. Alarmed by the autocrat’s popularity, the educated élite conspire to bring him down. After his assassination, civil war erupts on the streets of the capital. Tickets £14/£10 (25 & under)