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1917Classification: 15

Feature Running Time: 119 mins
(Strong injury detail, language.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D

Bad Boys For LifeClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 124 mins
(Strong bloody violence, language, crude humour.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D

BombshellClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 109 mins
(Strong language, sex references.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20

The Personal History Of David CopperfieldClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 119 mins
(Mild violence, threat, brief bloody images.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
  • 14:30
    Subtitled
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

Little WomenClassification: U

Feature Running Time: 135 mins
(Very mild threat.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

The GentlemenClassification: 18

Feature Running Time: 113 mins
(Very strong language.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

Paw Patrol: Ready, Race, RescueClassification: U

Feature Running Time: 48 mins
(Very mild threat.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20

Shaun The Sheep Movie: FarmageddonClassification: U

Feature Running Time: 87 mins
(Very mild threat, language, rude humour.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
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
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20

PlaymobilClassification: U

Feature Running Time: 99 mins
(Very mild fantasy violence, threat, language.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
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
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20

A Beautiful Day In The NeighborhoodClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 109 mins
(Mild bad language, violence.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

A Beautiful Day In The NeighborhoodClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 109 mins
(Mild bad language, violence.)
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
03/02/20
  • 10:15
    Parent & Baby

DolittleClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 101 mins
(Mild threat, rude humour.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND

FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND - 2040Classification: PG

Feature Running Time: 92 mins
(Infrequent mild sex references.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
30/01/20
FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND

FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND - Pink WallClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 82 mins
(Very strong language, strong sex, sex references.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
06/02/20

Frozen 2Classification: U

Feature Running Time: 103 mins
(Mild threat, very mild violence, rude humour.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
VIP Boxes available Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20

Jak Zostalem Gangsterem. Historia PrawdziwaClassification: 18

Feature Running Time: 140 mins
(Strong real sex, drug misuse, sexual violence, very strong language.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20

Jojo RabbitClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 108 mins
(Discrimination, violence, bloody images, sex references, strong language.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20

JokerClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 122 mins
(Strong bloody violence, language.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20

JudyClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 118 mins
(Scenes of drug misuse, infrequent strong language.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20

Jumanji: The Next LevelClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 123 mins
(Moderate violence.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

Just MercyClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 137 mins
(Execution scene, racist language, moderate threat, language.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20

Kinky Boots - The MusicalClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 132 mins
(Moderate bad language, sex references, discriminatory terms.)
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
Tue
04/02/20
Sun
09/02/20

Le Mans 66Classification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 152 mins
(Infrequent strong language, moderate threat.)
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. A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
05/02/20

Queen & SlimClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 132 mins
(Strong language, sex, nudity, violence, threat.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

Richard JewellClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 131 mins
(Strong language.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

ROH - La Boheme (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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
29/01/20

Spies In DisguiseClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 102 mins
(Mild violence, threat, rude humour.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20

Star Wars: The Rise Of SkywalkerClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 142 mins
(Moderate violence, threat. This film contains several sequences with flashing lights that may affect those who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy or have other photo sensitivities.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

The AeronautsClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 100 mins
(Mild threat, injury detail.)
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. A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
VIP Boxes available Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
29/01/20

The GrudgeClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 94 mins
(Strong gore, violence, threat,)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

The Rhythm SectionClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 110 mins
(Strong language, violence, brief drug misuse.)
A special service for blind and visually impaired cinemagoers.
For selected films, a narration track is available which is available through special headphones only (which are available from Cinema staff).  This fills the gaps between dialogue by describing what is happening on screen.
This facility doesnít affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
31/01/20
Sat
01/02/20
Sun
02/02/20
Mon
03/02/20
Tue
04/02/20
Wed
05/02/20
Thu
06/02/20

The TurningClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 94 mins
(Strong horror.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
28/01/20
Wed
29/01/20
Thu
30/01/20

UPCOMING FILMS

Birds Of Prey And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley QuinnClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 110 mins
(Rating& Running Time TBC.)
VIP Boxes available Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
07/02/20
Sat
08/02/20
Sun
09/02/20
Mon
10/02/20
Tue
11/02/20
Wed
12/02/20
Thu
13/02/20
FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND

FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND - The RunawaysClassification: TBC

Feature Running Time: 113 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
13/02/20

Ghost (30th Anniversary)Classification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 126 mins
(Contains moderate horror, bloody injury, sex and one use of strong language.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Fri
14/02/20

NT Live - Cyrano De Bergerac

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This AS LIVE certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information being 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
20/02/20

ROH - The Cellist / Dances At A Gathering World Premieres (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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
25/02/20
FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND

FILMHOUSE SUNDERLAND - Midnight TravellerClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 88 mins
(Infrequent very strong language.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
27/02/20

Riverdance 25th Anniversary ShowClassification: TBC

Feature Running Time: 120 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
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
Tue
03/03/20
Sun
08/03/20

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

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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
17/03/20

Michael Ball & Alfie Boe: Back TogetherClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. Includes 20 min interval.)
Empire Music - gives cinemagoers the opportunity to experience major stadium shows and digitally remastered archive performances and documentaries from the comfort of their local cinema at a fraction of the Stadium 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
Sat
28/03/20
Sun
29/03/20

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

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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
01/04/20

David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet + Q&A Broadcast Live From The Royal Albert HallClassification: TBC

Feature Running Time: 130 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
This performance is Broadcast Live by Satellite to Empire Cinemas. Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
16/04/20

ROH - Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci (Live)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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
21/04/20

NT Live - The Welkin

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(This AS LIVE certificate has been provided for cinema exhibition on the basis of information being 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
21/05/20

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

Feature Running Time: 180 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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
28/05/20

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

Feature Running Time: 120 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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
18/06/20