Cinema

Brighton event: Frighten Brighton @ The Rock Inn 25 February 2012

From the organisers of The Classic Horror Double Bill comes some horror by the seaside… Frighten Brighton! We’re taking over the best pub in Kemp Town, The Rock Inn (7 Rock Street, Brighton, East Sussex BN2 1NF.) Noon-5pm – Macabre market; stalls selling the best in horror and film related goodies (free entry) 2pm – [...]

CINECITY – 9th Brighton Film Festival – returns in November 2011

CINECITY - 9th Brighton Film Festival - returns in November 2011

From the 17th to the 4th December 2011, CINECITY will be returning to the Duke of York’s Picturehouse and various other venues around Brighton. The 18 day programme will feature the very best in international cinema, plus premiers, previews, artists’ cinema, installations, archive treasures and special events. In the New Features strand of CINECITY, the [...]

Private preview of ‘The Man That Touched The Sky’ announced

Meet Lewis Crathern ‘The Man That Touched The Sky’ and get ready for the most exclusive film documentary to hit our screens for a long time. Lewis Crathern, 4x British Kitesurfing Champion and known worldwide for his pioneering jump technique after his jump over Brighton Pier last year, is now giving us the opportunity to [...]

Duke of York’s Picturehouse screen Royal Wedding

royal wedding william and kate brighton

The Duke of York’s Picturehouse in Brighton is offering avid cinema-goers the opportunity to watch the Royal Wedding on the big screen. Coverage of the big day starts at 10am on Friday 29th April. Everyone is welcome to the free screening of the Royal Wedding ceremony. Reserve your seats in person at the Box Office, [...]

Cineworld Brighton: Rio

From the team behind ‘Ice Age’ and ‘Robots’, Rio is further evidence that Blue Sky Studios can continue to compete against the two giants of the animated world, Pixar and Dreamworks. Jesse Eisenberg changes tack following ‘The Social Network’ to play the role of rare blue macaw Blu, thrown out of his comfort zone in [...]

Duke of York’s Picturehouse: Toy Story 3

It was the film that blew away all the competition last year at the Box Office, and now the Duke of York’s Picturehouse are offering fans of Woody, Buzz, Mr Potato Head and co a final chance to see the barnstorming finale to the Toy Story trilogy. With any franchise it’s notoriously difficult to retain [...]

Duke of York’s Picturehouse: Submarine

Fans of IT Crowd star Richard Ayoade should head to the Duke of York’s Picturehouse this weekend to catch the comedian’s directorial debut, Submarine. This film captures the essence of youth, following Swansea schoolboy Oliver Tate (Craig Roberts) and his wild imagination as he experiences the first flourishes of teenage romance. However, the course of [...]

Odeon Brighton: You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

He may be 75 years old, but Woody Allen is showing no signs of slowing down. With ‘You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger’, Allen continues his recent filming flirtation with London after ‘Match Point’ and ‘Cassandra’s Dream’. The plot follows two married couples – Alfie and Helena (Anthony Hopkins and Gemma Jones) and their [...]

Cineworld Brighton: The Lincoln Lawyer

Michael Connolly has arguably toppled John Grisham as the King of US legal thrillers, so it’s no surprise a film adaptation of one of the author’s besellers, The Lincoln Lawyer finally arrives in Brighton cinemas this week. This gripping thriller sees Matthew McConaughay take the lead role of Micky Haller, a Los Angeles criminal defense [...]

Duke of York’s Picturehouse: Archipelago

Archipelago is this week’s main offering at the Duke of York’s Picturehouse. This darkly comic British film stars a cast of relative unknowns, but has won rave reviews from the critics for its harrowing portrayal of a family in emotional crisis. Resentments boil to the surface as the family are reunited on a remote island [...]

Odeon Brighton – Battle: Los Angeles

This week’s big release at Odeon Brighton is Battle: Los Angeles, a sci-fi action thriller starring Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez and Bridget Moynahan. For fans of the likes of Independence Day and District 9, the premise for ‘Battle: Los Angeles’ is certainly intriguing. Los Angeles becomes the last stand for the human race as alien [...]

Duke of York’s Picturehouse: Inside Job

Looking to dig your teeth into something a little more weighty this weekend away from the usual Hollywood fare? On Sunday, the Duke of York’s Picturehouse are screening ‘Inside Job’ – the winner of the Academy Award for Best Documentary. Narrated by Matt Damon, it details the circumstances surrounding the global financial meltdown. Through extensive [...]

Odeon Brighton: The Adjustment Bureau

Matt Damon’s had a busy old year so far, appearing in ‘Hereafter’ and ‘True Grit’ and narrating Oscar-winning documentary ‘Inside Job’, but it appears he has no intention of slowing down as The Adjustment Bureau comes to Brighton cinemas. Based on a novel by Philip K.Dick, this sci fi romance sees Damon play David Norris, [...]

Cineworld Brighton: Rango

The team behind ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ are reunited once more for an animated caper which sees Johnny Depp voice pet chameleon Rango, who leaves his dull life in a terranium behind, winding up in a Old Wild West-style home called ‘Dirt’. Spotting a town in need of shaking up, idealistic Rango turns lawman, becoming [...]

Duke of York’s Picturehouse: Animal Kingdom

The winner of the Grand Jury prize at the Sundown Film Festival, Animal Kingdom has already been hailed by many critics as one of the best crime thrillers of recent years. This dark Aussie film focuses on Melbourne’s crime underworld, exploring the divisions that grow between a family of criminals and the police’s armed robbery [...]