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Cinema Fri 1 Feb - Thu 14 March 2019 Supported by

@thedukescinema The Dukes, Lancaster

If Beale Street Could Talk Mary Queen of Scots Green Book


Welcome to our Friday 1 Feb - Thursday 14 March 2019 cinema guide. Ticket Prices* Film £6.50 Full Price £5.50 Concessions £4.50 Under 18’s Stage on Screen £13.50 Full Price £12.50 Concessions £10 Champions *Unless otherwise stated The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster, LA1 1QE Box Office 01524 598500 I Getting Here For travel and access information visit: Film Certification and Content Information about film ratings and content can be found at:

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11am screenings with free tea or coffee and a pastry included with your ticket. Screenings: Stan & Ollie (Thursday 7 February), Mary Queen of Scots (Tuesday 12 February), The Favourite (Wednesday 13 February), Vice (Thursday 14 February), Mary Poppins Returns (Tuesday 19 February), All Is True (Monday 25 February & Thursday 7 March), Green Book (Wednesday 27 February), Beautiful Boy (Thursday 28 February) and Can You Ever Forgive Me? (Tuesday 5 March) and A Private War (Tuesday 12 March) and If Beale Street Could Talk (Thursday 14 March).


Are you looking for a trip out at the cinema with your baby? With the lights slightly up and the sound slightly down, these screenings are a great way to enjoy a film on the big screen with your baby in a comfortable environment. Screenings: Stan & Ollie (Thursday 21 February 11am). The Dukes is a registered charity and is supported by: Registered Charity: 501935


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Monday 25 March 2pm & 7.30pm 120mins

Uncover extraordinary treasures from Lancaster’s past with these screenings of archive footage. The Dukes welcomes back the North West Film Archive to present a window to the past, with this collection of professional and amateur footage that explores life in Lancaster over the past 100 years. The 2pm screening is part of our strand of events which aims to improve the lives of people living with dementia and memory loss and their friends and families – though everyone is welcome. Tickets: £7.50 (Concessions £6.50, £1 off 2pm prices)




Dir: Jon S. Baird 2019 UK 97mins With: Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly,

Dir: Jimmy Chin & Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi 2018 UK 102mins With: Alex Honnold

Friday 1 - Monday 4, Thursday 7, Tuesday 19, Thursday 21, February, Saturday 9 March Steve Coogan and John C Reilly give delightfully spot-on performances as comedy’s most famous double act as they enter their twilight years. In 1953, several years after their last film and with their immense celebrity on the wane, Stan Laurel and Ollie Hardy embark on a gig tour of British seaside towns and music halls.

Friday 1 February 8.30pm A stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the face of the world’s most famous rock - the 3,200foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park … without a rope.




Saturday 2 February 11am Based on the hit TV show. The five teenage superheroes dream of making it big in Hollywood, like their adult superpeers Superman and Wonder Woman. But their trip to Tinsel Town takes a turn when they decide to get noticed by taking on a super-villain and his maniacal plan for world domination. Tickets: £2.50

Sunday 3 February 2pm Richard Eyre’s beautiful production provides the perfect setting for Verdi’s opera about a courtesan who sacrifices all for love. From the thrill of unexpected romance to a heartbreaking reconciliation that comes too late – Verdi’s La traviata is one of the most popular of all operas.

Di Dir. Aaron Horvath and Peter Rida Michail 2018 USA 84mins With: Nicolas Cage, Kristen Bell


Dir: Richard Eyre Recorded 215mins Subtitles With: Charles Castronovo


A PRIVATE WAR (15) Dir. Matthew Heineman 2018 UK 110mins With: Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan

Monday 4 February (Preview with Satellite Q&A), Friday 8 - Thursday 14 March A riveting account of one of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time - Marie Colvin. Repeatedly driven to the frontline of conflicts across the globe, despite the heavy toll on her own life, Colvin’s determination to show the true cost of war results in her embarking on her most dangerous assignment into besieged Syria.


Dir. Hirokazu Kore-eda Japan 2018 121mins With: Lily Franky, Sakura Ando

Wednesday 6, Friday 8, Saturday 9 February A family living in poverty in Tokyo survive by committing petty theft to subsidise their low-income and pension. Whilst father Osamu is shoplifting with his son, Shota, they discover Yuri, a homeless girl. When they observe evidence of abuse, the family informally adopt her, despite their strained finances. Screening in our Round auditorium

#RIPVINE (15) Dir. Various 90mins

Thursday 7 February 8pm Vine was launched in 2013 and instantly became a hit across the internet. The concept: a video platform where you can only upload 6 second videos which are filmed through the app. Sadly Vine no longer exists but #RIPVine is a compilation of those six second icons that have given so much joy to millions the world over. Screening in our Round auditorium Tickets: £4

YOUNG PICASSO (U) Dir: Phil Grabsky 2019 UK 90mins

Thursday 7 February 6pm Pablo Picasso is one of the greatest artists of all time - and right up until his death in 1973 he was the most prolific of artists. Many films have dealt with these later years—the art, the affairs and the wide circle of friends. But where did this all begin? What made Picasso in the first place?’ Tickets: £8 (£7 Concessions)



EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE (12A) Dir: Jonathan Butterell Recorded 155mins With: John McCrea, Mina Anwar

Thursday 7 February, 8pm Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is the awardwinning five-star hit musical for today. Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation.



VICE (15)

Dir: Josie Rourke 2019 UK 124mins With: Margot Robbie, Saoirse Ronan,

Dir. Adam McKay 2018 USA 132mins With: Christian Bale, Amy Adams

Friday 8 - Thursday 21 February (except Sunday 17 February) Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of her rival and ‘sister‘ Elizabeth I.

Friday 8 - Thursday 14 February & Saturday 2 March The story of one of the biggest influencers of modern global politics. Christian Bale won a Golden Globe for his role as Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and globe in ways that we still feel today.

BITE-SIZED BALLET: TORTOISE & THE HARE (U) 2019 UK 60mins With: Anita Rani

Saturday 9 & Monday 18 February Once upon a time there was a speedy Hare who would never stop talking about how fast he could run. Sick of being teased for his slowness, Tortoise challenged him to a race that no one thought he could win. Northern Ballet’s Tortoise & the Hare races on to the big screen as part of our fantastic season of interactive ballets for children. Tickets: £4


BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY (12A) Dir. Bryan Singer & Dexter Fletcher 2018 UK/USA TBCmins With: Rami Malek, Joseph Mazzello

Tuesday 12 & Saturday 16 February The music of British rock band Queen is celebrated in this biographical account of their meteoric rise, influential sound and iconic frontman, Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes to become one of the most revered entertainers of all time.



Dir. Yorgas Lanthimos 2018 Ire/UK/USA 120mins With: Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz, Emma Stone


Wednesday 13, - Friday 15, Sunday 17, Saturday 23 February, Tuesday 12 March In early 18th century England, a frail and eccentric Queen Anne occupies the throne. She relies on the counsel of her close friend, Lady Sarah, who governs the country in her stead, wielding power and influence in court. But Lady Sarah soon finds herself in a fight for the Queen’s affections when a new servant arrives.

Wednesday 13 February 1.45pm The Winter’s Tale is Shakespeare’s great play of the irrational and inexplicable. Its universe is full of monsters, gods and natural disasters with a colossal sweep that takes audiences from the stifling atmosphere of the Sicilian court to the unbuttoned joy of a Bohemian festival. Staged at the beautiful and iconic Globe Theatre.

Dir: Blanche McIntyre Recorded UK 180mins With: Will Keen, Priyanga Burford



Dir. Petr Vopenka 2019 UK 33min

Saturday 16 February 2pm A short documentary film about life of foreigners in a small English city just before Brexit. Lancaster a is small city with international links due to the Hospital and the two Universities. The film explores the lives of ordinary people, who left their country, language and culture behind in order to start a new life in Lancaster and what Brexit means to them.



Dir. Bradley Cooper 2018 USA 135mins With: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper

Saturday 16 February 8.30pm In his directorial debut, Bradley Cooper stars as a country musician who helps Ally, a young singer and actress, find fame, whilst his age and hard-drinking cause his own career to spiral out of control. A 21st century version of the story made famous by Janet Gaynor and Fredric March, Judy Garland and James Mason, and Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson.




Dir. Jane Magnusson 2018 Sweden 117mins Subtitles With: Ingmar Bergman, Liv Ullmann,

Dir: Rob Marshall 2018 USA 130mins With: Emily Blunt, Colin Firth, Ben Whishaw, Meryl Streep

Monday 18 & February & Saturday 2 March Brooklyn teen Miles Morales is dealing with a new school, making friends and the small matter of being the new Spider-Man. That’s difficult enough, until he meets other versions of Spider-Man who have been displaced from their own realities into his. Tickets: £2.50

Monday 18 & Tuesday 19 February Jane Magnusson directs and narrates a documentary that exposes the darker, less well-known side to one of the most famous directors in world cinema. Focusing on 1957, a landmark year in which Bergman directed two films and four plays, Magnusson explores not only the director’s filmography but also his at times complex and turbulent personal life.

Tuesday 19 & Thursday 21 & Monday 25 February Mary Poppins returns to help the nowgrown Jane and Michael Banks. The Monday 25 screening is part of our strand of events which aims to improve the lives of people living with dementia and memory loss and their friends and families – though everyone is welcome.

Dir. Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman 2018 USA 117mins With: Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld


MYSTERY FILM (18) Dir: ? With: ?

Thursday 21 February, 8.35pm We’re bringing the unknown to The Dukes with our Mystery Film screening – a night where nobody knows what we’re showing. It could be anything from 35mm prints of old classics to cult hits and rare big screen outings for forgotten favourites. This is the chance to experience something new – and be pleasantly surprised in the process! Tickets: £4


Dir. Kenneth Branagh 2018 UK 101mins With: Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen

Friday 22 February - Thursday 7 March Directed by and starring Kenneth Branagh, this film follows the final days of iconic playwright William Shakespeare, as he returns to his Stratford home after the Globe Theatre burns down. Written by Ben Elton, the film also stars Shakespearean greats Judi Dench and Ian McKellen.


Dir. Peter Farrelly 2018 USA 130mins With: Mahershala Ali, Viggo Mortensen

Friday 22 - Thursday 28 February In 1962, working-class, Italian-American bouncer Tony Lip becomes a driver for African-American classical pianist Don Shirley’s concert tour, chauffeuring the musician around the Deep South states armed with a travel guide for safe travel through America’s racial segregation. Based on real events, the film picked up two Golden Globes, including one for Moonlight star Ali.


Saturday 23 February 11am & 12.30pm A shoemaker struggles to support his family. But when he sees a lady in need of help, he gives her his final pair of shoes. The next morning he awakes to find that a pierce of leather has been transformed into a magical shoes. Northern Ballet’s Elves & the Shoemaker stomps onto the big screen as part of our fantastic season of interactive ballets for children. Tickets: £4




Choreography: Carlos Acosta Recorded 165mins

Sunday 24 February 2pm Carlos Acosta chose this joyful classic for his first production for The Royal Ballet. His vibrant staging brings together the whole Company in such roles as exuberant villagers, passionate gypsies and even fantasy flowers. The story follows Don Quixote’s picaresque journey to do deeds in honour of his imaginary noble lady, Dulcinea.


IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK (15) Dir: Barry Jenkins 2019 USA 119mins With: KiKi Layne, Stephan James,

Friday 8 - Thursday 14 March (except Sunday 10) With his follow up to the Oscar-winning Moonlight, director Barry Jenkins brings James Baldwin’s heartbreaking novel to the screen. Childhood friends and lovers Tish and Fonny find their lives together broken up after Fonny is falsely accused of rape. As he awaits trial behind bars, Tish finds out she is pregnant.



Monday 25, Tuesday 26 & Thursday 28 February Call Me By Your Name’s breakout star Timothée Chalamet stars in this heartbreaking and inspiring account of a father and his drug-addicted son’s journey through survival, relapse and recovery, and the effect upon the family over many years. Based on the best-selling memoirs of New York Times writer David Scheff and his son Nic.

Friday 1, Monday 4 & Tuesday 5 March Clint Eastwood returns to the screen as Earl Stone, a 90 year old horticulturalist and Korean war veteran who, desperate for money, becomes a drug ‘mule’, running millions of dollars worth of cocaine through Illinois for a Mexican drug cartel whilst trying to avoid the Drug Enforcement Agency. Based on true events.



Dir: Felix Van Groeningen 2019 USA 120mins With: Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet,

Dir. Clint Eastwood 2018 USA 116mins With: Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper

CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME (15) Dir. Marielle Heller 2018 USA 105mins With: Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant

Friday 1 - Thursday 7 March The remarkable story of Lee Israel, a lauded celebrity biographer turned criminal. After critical and commercial failure leaves her career in ruins and her personal life destroyed by alcohol and increasing debts, Israel, abetted by her loyal friend Jack, begins to forge and sell increasingly intimate letters of deceased stars.





Dir. Phil Johnston and Rich Moore 2018 USA 112mins With: John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman

Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich 2017 Recorded 210min With: Olga Smirnova

Dir: Jeremy Herrin 2019 Live TBCmins With: Sally Field, Jenna Coleman

Saturday 9 March 11am In this follow-up to the smash-hit Wreck-It Ralph, arcade game figures Ralph and car racer Vanellope are now the best of friends. But when their arcade cabinet breaks, the two must venture into the mad, strange world of the internet to find the piece to fix it – an adventure that will put their friendship to the test… Tickets: £2.50

Sunday 10 March 3pm The Princess Aurora falls under the curse of the Evil Fairy Carabosse on her sixteenth birthday, falling into a deep slumber of one hundred years. Only the kiss of a prince could break the spell. A resplendent fairytale ballet perfomed by the Bolshoi.

Thursday 14 May 7pm Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field and Bill Pullman star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama All My Sons. America, 1947. A hard-working couple find their contented lives, already shadowed by the loss of their eldest boy to war, are about to shatter.



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Stan & Ollie Free Solo Teen Titans Go! To The Movies Stan & Ollie Stan & Ollie (HOH Subs) ROH La Traviata Stan & Ollie Stan & Ollie A Private War + Satellite Q&A Shoplifters Stan & Ollie Young Picasso Everybody's Talking about... #RIPVine Mary Queen of Scots Mary Queen of Scots Shoplifters Vice Tortoise & the Hare Mary Queen of Scots Vice Shoplifters Vice Mary Queen of Scots Mary Queen of Scots Vice Mary Queen of Scots Vice Vice Bohemian Rhapsody The Favourite Globe: The Winter's Tale Mary Queen of Scots Vice Vice The Favourite Vice Mary Queen of Scots The Favourite Mary Queen of Scots Lancaster International Mary Queen of.... (HOH Subs) Bohemian Rhapsody A Star is Born The Favourite The Favourite Tortoise & the Hare Tortoise & the Hare Into the Spider-Verse Mary Queen of Scots Bergman: A Year in a Life Mary Poppins Returns Stan & Ollie Bergman: A Year in a Life Mary Queen of Scots Mary Queen of Scots Parent & Baby: Stan & Ollie Mary Poppins Returns Mary Queen of Scots Mystery Film All Is True All Is True Green Book

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Elves & the Shoemakers Elves & the Shoemakers The Favourite All Is True Green Book ROH: Don Quixote All Is True Green Book All is True ALMO: Mary Poppins Returns Beautiful Boy Green Book Green Book All is True Beautiful Boy Green Book All is True Green Book Beautiful Boy Green Book All is True

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