Robert Burns Centre
FILM THEATRE
  

DECEMBER 2018 @ RBCFT

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December Films
 
DATE FILM TIME (pm)
Sat 1 Wee Film Club (see Learning at RBCFT) 10.30am + 11.30am
Sat 1 The Nutcracker and The Four Realms (PG) 2.00 + 4.30
Sat 1 A Star is Born (15) 7.30
Sun 2 The Nutcracker and The Four Realms (PG) 11am
Mon 3 UTØYA - July 22 (15) 7.00
Tue 4 A Star is Born (15) 7.30
Wed 5 A Star is Born (15) 7.30
Thu 6 A Star is Born (15) 10.45 + 7.30
Sun 9 EVENT CINEMA: The Nutcracker - Royal Ballet 2.00
Mon 10 Peterloo (12A) 7.00
Tue 11 EVENT CINEMA: A Christmas Carol 7.00
Wed 12 Peterloo (12A) 7.00
Thu 13 Peterloo (12A) 7.00
Fri 14 The Girl In the Spider's Web (cert TBC) 7.30
Sat 15 EVENT CINEMA: Cbeebies Christmas Show:Thumbelina (U) *Limited Availability* 2.00
Mon 17 Anna and the Apocalypse (15+) 7.00
Tue 18 The Girl In the Spider's Web (cert TBC) 7.30
Wed 19 The Girl In the Spider's Web (cert TBC) 7.30
Thu 20 The Girl In the Spider's Web (cert TBC) 7.30
Sat 22 CHRISTMAS DOUBLE BILL: The Gruffalo's Child & Stickman (U) *Limited Availability*  10.30
Sun 23 CHRISTMAS DOUBLE BILL: The Gruffalo's Child & Stickman (U) *SOLD OUT* *Extra at 12.00pm* 10.30 + 12.00
Mon 24 CHRISTMAS DOUBLE BILL: The Gruffalo's Child & Stickman (U) *Limited Availability* 10.30 & 12.00
Mon 24 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelward (cert TBC) *Limited Availability* 2.00
Sun 30 EVENT CINEMA: The King & I 2.00
Mon 31 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelward (cert TBC) 2.00
     

Fri 30 Nov – Sun 2 Dec

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
Lasse Hallström / Joe Johnston | USA | 2018 | PG

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms‘It's Christmas Eve. A time of mystery, expectations, who knows what might happen?’ The latest Disney live action reimagining of a classic fairy tale is the story of a young girl transported into a magical world of gingerbread soldiers and an army of mice.

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Sat 1 - Thu 6 Dec

A Star Is Born
Bradley Cooper | USA | 2018 | 135m | 15

A Star Is BornOne of the best reviewed films of the year is finally coming to the RBCFT. Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally (Lady Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer - until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

***** Empire

***** The Guardian

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Mon 3 Dec

UTØYA - July 22
Erik Poppe | Norway| 2018 | 97m | 15

UTØYA - July 22 Drama filmed in a single-take. A teenage girl struggles to survive and to find her younger sister during the July 2011 terrorist mass murder at a political summer camp on the Norwegian island of Utøya

Film ClubCome join other Movie Enthusiasts at our Film Club - Monday at 7.00pm!

There will be a short introduction followed by a post film discussion. All are welcome to stay on for the discussion, free tea and coffee will be made available.

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Sun 9 Dec

EVENT CINEMA: The Nutcracker - Royal Ballet
140m including one interval

The Nutcracker - Royal BalletA Christmas treat for the whole family and a classic with a special place in the hearts of ballet fans around the world. (Encore Screening, Recorded Live Mon 3rd December).

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Mon 10 - 13 Dec

Peterloo
Mike Leigh | UK | 2018 | 154m | 12A - Contains moderate violence, language

PeterlooAcclaimed historical drama from director Mike Leigh (‘Mr Turner’, ‘Vera Drake’). In 1819, British forces charge on a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter's Field in Manchester, England, which results in the Peterloo Massacre.

Film ClubCome join other Movie Enthusiasts at our Film Club - Monday at 7.00pm!

There will be a short introduction followed by a post film discussion. All are welcome to stay on for the discussion, free tea and coffee will be made available.

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Tue 11 Dec

EVENT CINEMA: A Christmas Carol
90m | 12A (Cert TBC)

A Christmas CarolBased on Charles Dickens’s own performance adaptation, Simon Callow stars in a one-man theatrical extravaganza of festive storytelling that is both heartwarming and deeply moving.

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Fri 14 - 20 Dec

The Girl In The Spider's Web
Fede Alvarez | UK/Germany/Sweden/USA/Canada | 2018 | Cert and running time TBC

The Girl In The Spider's WebLisbeth Salander, the cult figure and title character of the acclaimed Millennium book series created by Stieg Larsson, returns to the screen in 'The Girl in the Spider’s Web', a first-time adaptation of the recent global bestseller by David Lagerkrantz. Journalist Mikael Blomkvist and hacker Lisbeth Salander (Claire Foy) encounter a web of spies, cybercriminals and government corruption.

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Sat 15 Dec

EVENT CINEMA: Cbeebies Christmas Show: Thumbelina
2018 | 70m | U

Cbeebies Christmas ShowThe much-anticipated annual CBeebies Christmas Show is coming to the RBCFT for a family-friendly cinema experience. This CBeebies Christmas Show recreates the live Thumbelina performance and includes an exclusive, additional show made for cinema audiences only starring the much-loved Justin Fletcher (‘Something Special’) in "Justin’s Countdown to Christmas". Laugh and sing along with your favourite CBeebies Stars and be part of a fabulous interactive show for all the family.

All tickets are £8 each.

Please note ‘Justin’s Christmas Movie' is available exclusively to cinemas only while ‘Thumbelina’ will be broadcast on the BBC on the weekend of 21/22 Dec.

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Mon 17 Dec

Anna and the Apocalypse
John McPhail | UK / USA | 2018 | 92m | 15+

Anna and the ApocalypseFollowing a Sell Out screening at Halloween we're delighted to bring this zombie-fest back to the RBCFT! At Christmas, a zombie apocalypse threatens the fictional Scottish town of Little Haven forcing teenage Anna and her friends to fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing the undead in a desperate race to reach their loved ones.

Film ClubCome join other Movie Enthusiasts at our Film Club - Monday at 7.00pm!

Local connection: The film’s producer, Naysun Alae-Carew, grew up in Dumfries; the film is based on Ryan McHenry’s short film, ‘Zombie Musical’, which was filmed in the town in 2010.

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Sat 22 - Mon 24 Dec 

Christmas Double Bill: The Gruffalo's Child & Stickman
 55m | U

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald

In ‘The Gruffalo’s Child’, a little Gruffalo ignores her father's warnings and tiptoes out into the snow in search of the Big Bad Mouse. In the second film, join Stick Man on an incredible adventure across the seasons as he runs from a playful dog, gets thrown in a river, escapes from a swan's nest and even ends up on top of a fire. Will he get back to his family in time for Christmas? 

These two wonderful short films based on the best-selling books by children’s author, Julia Donaldson, are the perfect pre-Christmas treat for wee ones and their families.

Tickets are £3 per person.

 

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Mon 24 Dec & Mon 31 Dec

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald
David Yates | UK / USA | 2018 | Cert and running time TBC

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of GrindelwaldThe second installment of the "Fantastic Beasts" series set in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World featuring the adventures of magizoologist Newt Scamander. Scamander joins forces with young Albus Dumbledore to prevent the devious Gellert Grindelwald from raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings.

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Sun 30 Dec

EVENT CINEMA: The King & I
Running Time TBC

The King & IThe much-loved musical tells the story of an unconventional and tempestuous relationship between the King of Siam and Anna.

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