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Justice LeagueClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 120 mins
(Moderate fantasy violence.)
VIP Boxes available Wheelchair Accessible Performance. (As indicated) A pick of one of the week's films shown in a relaxing social environment, for parents or guardians of very young children (0-2 years).  With 'Lights Up' and 'Sound Down' to create a stress free zone for you and your baby. Nappy changing facilities are also available.

Please Note: These screenings are for parents/guardians and babies only. No baby, no entry.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Mon
20/11/17

Thor: RagnarokClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 130 mins
(Moderate fantasy violence.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D

Daddy's Home 2Classification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 100 mins
(Moderate bad language, innuendo.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D

Murder On The Orient ExpressClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 114 mins
(Moderate violence, occasional bloody images.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D

A Bad Moms ChristmasClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 104 mins
(Strong language, sex references.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Mon
20/11/17
Tue
21/11/17
Wed
22/11/17
Thu
23/11/17

American MadeClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 115 mins
(Very strong language.)
A selection of some of the best recent and classic films shown every Wednesday morning (for the over 60's) at a special price. Come along to meet your friends and enjoy a complimentary tea or coffee, served before the screening. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
22/11/17

Ingrid Goes WestClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 98 mins
(Very strong language, drug misuse, suicide references.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Sun
19/11/17
Mon
20/11/17
Tue
21/11/17
Wed
22/11/17
Thu
23/11/17

JigsawClassification: 18

Feature Running Time: 92 mins
(Strong bloody violence, injury detail.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Mon
20/11/17
Tue
21/11/17
Wed
22/11/17
Thu
23/11/17

UPCOMING FILMS

Listy Do M3 (Letters To Santa 3)Classification: 15

Feature Running Time: 107 mins
(Strong language.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance. This performance is presented with English-language subtitles to assist those cinemagoers with hearing impairments.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
24/11/17
Sat
25/11/17
Sun
26/11/17
Mon
27/11/17
Tue
28/11/17
Wed
29/11/17
Thu
30/11/17

Frozen [Includes short Olaf's Frozen Adventure]Classification: PG

Feature Running Time: 124 mins
(Mild threat.)
VIP Boxes available Wheelchair Accessible Performance. Bring the whole family to Empire Jnrs* - With tickets at Pocket Money prices for some of the greatest classic family films and recent releases every Saturday and Sunday morning at Empire Cinemas nationwide, this truly is an offer that's too good to miss. *all adults must be accompanied by a child.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Sat
25/11/17
Sun
26/11/17

Oscar Wilde Season LIVE: A Woman Of No ImportanceClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.

PLEASE NOTE this performance starts promptly at the advertised time.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/11/17

Human Flow Premiere LIVE + Ai Wei Wei in conversation with Jon Snow.Classification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 175 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Mon
04/12/17

ROH - The Nutcracker (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 135 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
05/12/17
NT Live - Young Marx

NT Live - Young MarxClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 220 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.

PLEASE NOTE this performance starts promptly at the advertised time.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
07/12/17

Jumanji: Welcome To The JungleClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 118 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 3D
  • 2D

Star Wars - 3D Double Bill - EPISODES VII & VIIIClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 285 mins
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 3D
Wed
13/12/17

Star Wars: The Last JediClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(The BBFC has not yet classified this film and parents purchasing tickets for children are advised that the final classification may mean the film is unsuitable for their child.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 3D
  • 2D

Pitch Perfect 3Classification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 120 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
20/12/17
Thu
21/12/17

ROH - Rigoletto (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 165 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
16/01/18

ROH - Tosca (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
07/02/18

Fifty Shades FreedClassification: 18

Feature Running Time: 120 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
VIP Boxes available Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
09/02/18
Sat
10/02/18
Sun
11/02/18
Mon
12/02/18
Tue
13/02/18
Wed
14/02/18
Thu
15/02/18

RSC LIVE 2018 - Twelfth NightClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
14/02/18

NT Live - Cat On A Hot Tin RoofClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 185 mins
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. Experience big stage productions, events and more from the comfort of your local cinema. 
Be it theatre, opera, ballet, music, sport or a season Premiere/Finale of your favourite TV series. Sit back and enjoy the big screen experience in high definition where you're always guaranteed the best seat in the house. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
22/02/18

ROH - The Winter's Tale (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
28/02/18

ROH - Carmen (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 200 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
06/03/18

Oscar Wilde Season LIVE: Lady Windermere's FanClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.

PLEASE NOTE this performance starts promptly at the advertised time.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
20/03/18

NT Live - Julius CaesarClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.

PLEASE NOTE this performance starts promptly at the advertised time.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
22/03/18

ROH - Bernstein Centenary: Wayne McGregor/ Age of Anxiety/ Chris Wheeldon (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
27/03/18

ROH - Macbeth (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 200 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
04/04/18

RSC LIVE 2018 - MacbethClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
11/04/18

ROH - Manon (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 155 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
03/05/18

NT Live - MacbethClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 210 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition. PLEASE NOTE this performance starts promptly at the advertised time.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
10/05/18

ROH - Swan Lake (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
12/06/18

RSC LIVE 2018 - Romeo & JulietClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
18/07/18

RSC LIVE 2018 - The Merry Wives Of WindsorClassification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This as live certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information provided by the distributor and without the material being viewed prior to exhibition.)
Empire Arts gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience your favourite big stage productions from musical theatre to opera and ballet from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Theatre ticket price.  The big-screen experience presented in high definition sound guarantee's you the best seat in the house. This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
12/09/18