Wed 6 August 11am & 2.30pm Wed 13 August 6.30pm
A ravishingly beautiful costume drama based on the true story of a mixed-race girl raised as an aristocrat in 18th century England. Inspired by a true story, Amma Asante’s sumptuous romantic period drama has a Jane Austen‑esque eye for social hierarchies while also tackling the weightier subject of slavery. Starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Wilkinson, Emily Watson, Penelope Wilton and Miranda Richardson. “A fascinating, little known story, lavishly told” Daily Telegraph
Wed 13 August 11am & & Sat 16 August 7.30pm 2.30pm
Writer/director/star Jon Favreau (Iron Man) returns to his Swingers-era indie origins with this delightful road trip comedy starring Dustin Hoffman, Robert Downey Jr, John Leguizamo and Scarlett Johansson.
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Smurfs 2 (U)
Sat 16 August 10.30am
Undaunted by his defeat in the first Smurfs movie, evil wizard Gargamel (Hank Azaria) is back with a dastardly new plan and kidnaps Smurfette.
NT Live (Encore): Skylight Wed 6 August 6.30pm (NLB)
Bill Nighy (Love Actually, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) and Carey Mulligan (Inside Llewyn Davis, The Great Gatsby) feature in the highly anticipated production of David Hare’s Skylight, directed by Stephen Daldry (The Audience). This is an encore screening recorded in the West End as part of NT Live.
Jersey Boys (15)
Sat 16 August 2.30pm, Wed 20 August 11am & 6.30pm
Director Clint Eastwood’s vibrant, musically rich biopic is based squarely on the stage smash-hit, with Christopher Walken as the mobster who tries to muscle in on the act’s success. Starring Lloyd Young reprising his Broadway role as Frankie Valli.
The Young And Prodigious T.S. Spivet (12A) Sat 9 August 2.30pm & 7.30pm
A prodigy, T.S. has a passion for maps and scientific inventions, and one day gets a call from the Smithsonian Museum to say that he has won the prestigious Baird prize for his discovery of the perpetual motion machine. Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s (Amélie, A Very Long Engagement) trademark style is very much in evidence in this sparky, immensely enjoyable film starring Helena Bonham Carter.
Walking On Sunshine (12A) Wed 20 August 2.30pm Sat 23 August 7.30pm & Wed 27 August 11am
X Factor winner Leona Lewis makes her acting debut in this joyful British musical from the team behind the hit Street Dance films. Featuring the most glorious hits of the 1980s, including Holiday, Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Wake Me Up Before You Go Go and If I Could Turn Back Time.