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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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D

Last ChristmasClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 103 mins
(Moderate sex references, 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Mon
09/12/19
Wed
11/12/19
Thu
12/12/19
Sat
14/12/19
Wed
18/12/19
Thu
19/12/19

Knives OutClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 130 mins
(Brief bloody images, moderate sex and suicide 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
10/12/19
Wed
11/12/19
Thu
12/12/19
Fri
13/12/19
Sat
14/12/19
Sun
15/12/19
Mon
16/12/19
Tue
17/12/19
Wed
18/12/19

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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
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
16/12/19
  • 10:45
    Parent & Baby

Ad AstraClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 123 mins
(Infrequent strong language, moderate violence, threat, gory images.)
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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
11/12/19

Black ChristmasClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 92 mins
(strong violence, threat, sexual 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
12/12/19
Fri
13/12/19
Sat
14/12/19
Sun
15/12/19
Mon
16/12/19
Tue
17/12/19
Wed
18/12/19
Thu
19/12/19

Blue StoryClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 91 mins
(Very strong language, strong violence, threat, sex, 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Mon
09/12/19
Tue
10/12/19
Fri
13/12/19
Sat
14/12/19
Sun
15/12/19
Mon
16/12/19
Tue
17/12/19
Wed
18/12/19

Charlies AngelsClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 118 mins
(Moderate violence, 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
10/12/19
Wed
11/12/19
Thu
12/12/19

Friends 25th: The One With The AnniversaryClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 100 mins
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
11/12/19
Sun
15/12/19

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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Mon
09/12/19
Tue
10/12/19

JudyClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 118 mins
(Scenes of drug misuse, infrequent strong language.)
Dementia Friendly screenings aim to make cinema more accessible to local dementia communities by providing a fun and inclusive experience to enable people living with dementia, their families and carers to attend the cinema in a safe and welcoming environment.

Open to the general public too, the screenings are enhanced to suit the needs of people living with dementia: the lights are left on low, there are no adverts or trailers and the audience is allowed to move around – or sing along to any musical numbers! – should they wish to.

Free tea, coffee and biscuits are served for half an hour before the film to give people the chance to meet and socialise with others, and to familiarise themselves with the cinema space.
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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
12/12/19

Le Mans 66Classification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 152 mins
(Infrequent strong language, moderate 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
10/12/19

Maleficent: Mistress Of EvilClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 119 mins
(Moderate fantasy threat, mild violence, scary scenes.)
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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
10/12/19
Fri
13/12/19
Sat
14/12/19
Sun
15/12/19
Mon
16/12/19
Tue
17/12/19
Wed
18/12/19

Motherless BrooklynClassification: 15

Feature Running Time: 144 mins
(Strong language, violence, 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
10/12/19
Wed
11/12/19
Thu
12/12/19
Fri
13/12/19
Sat
14/12/19
Sun
15/12/19
Mon
16/12/19
Tue
17/12/19
Wed
18/12/19

Ordinary LoveClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 92 mins
(Brief moderate sex, illness theme.)
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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Tue
10/12/19
Wed
11/12/19
Thu
12/12/19

ROH - Coppelia (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
10/12/19

UPCOMING FILMS

The GrinchClassification: U

Feature Running Time: 90 mins
(Mild slapstick, very mild bad 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 doesn’t 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
14/12/19
Sun
15/12/19

Nativity Rocks!Classification: U

Feature Running Time: 100 mins
(Mild rude humour, infrequent very mild bad language. This film contains a sequence of flashing lights which may affect customers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy or other photo-sensitivities.)
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
14/12/19
Sun
15/12/19

The Polar Express Pyjama PartyClassification: U

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

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Sat
14/12/19
Frozen 2

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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance. This performance is presented with English-language subtitles to assist those cinemagoers with hearing impairments.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Sun
15/12/19
  • 10:15
    Subtitled
Mon
16/12/19
  • 15:15
    Subtitled

ROH - The Nutcracker (2016)Classification: 12A AS LIVE

Feature Running Time: 142 mins
(No material likely to offend or harm.)
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
17/12/19

Star Wars TrilogyClassification: 12A

Feature Running Time: 442 mins
(Moderate violence, threat.)
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
18/12/19

Downton AbbeyClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 122 mins
(Mild threat, 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. 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Wed
18/12/19

Downton AbbeyClassification: PG

Feature Running Time: 122 mins
(Mild threat, language.)
Dementia Friendly screenings aim to make cinema more accessible to local dementia communities by providing a fun and inclusive experience to enable people living with dementia, their families and carers to attend the cinema in a safe and welcoming environment.

Open to the general public too, the screenings are enhanced to suit the needs of people living with dementia: the lights are left on low, there are no adverts or trailers and the audience is allowed to move around – or sing along to any musical numbers! – should they wish to.

Free tea, coffee and biscuits are served for half an hour before the film to give people the chance to meet and socialise with others, and to familiarise themselves with the cinema space.
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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D
Thu
30/01/20

Star Wars: The Rise Of SkywalkerClassification: TBC

Feature Running Time: 142 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. 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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 3D
  • 2D

CatsClassification: TBC

Feature Running Time: 120 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC.)
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 doesn’t affect other customers in the auditoria.
Wheelchair Accessible Performance.

Available
Formats:

  • 2D

Andre Rieu: 70 Years YoungClassification: TBC

Feature Running Time: 150 mins
(Rating & Running Time TBC. Includes one 15 minute 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
04/01/20
Sun
05/01/20

ROH - The Sleeping Beauty (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
16/01/20

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

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

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

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

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

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

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