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The Light Cinema aims to provide a unique entertainment experience, a friendly relaxed environment that offers excellent customer service and value for money. The Light Cinema delivers incredible 2D and 3D visuals with state of the art digital picture and sound auditorium.

VIP luxury seating: every seat is extra wide-as standard to ensure you will always have the best seat in the house.

Featuring the latest in blockbusters, independent and international films, plus the best live opera, ballet, theatre and pop concerts from around the globe. Including Royal Opera House, National Theatre and Royal Shakespeare Company.

The Light is more than just a cinema:it is a social hub for the community. The comfortable licensed cafe bar is a great place to meet friends before or after the movie or simply enjoy a coffee, light snack, glass of wine or a beer. 

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Black Christmas Poster

Black Christmas

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Director: Sophia Takal

Cast: Brittany O'Grady, Cary Elwes, Imogen Poots, Lily Donoghue

Hawthorne College is quieting down for the holidays. One by one, sorority girls on campus are being killed by an unknown stalker

Rating: BBFC Rating 15
Run Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Director: Andrew Onwubolu

Cast: Khali Best, Max Fincham, Micheal Ward, Stephen Odubola

Blue Story is a tragic tale of a friendship between Timmy and Marco, two young boys from opposing postcodes.

Rating: BBFC Rating 15
Run Time: 1 hour 31 minutes
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Director: Tom Hooper

Cast: Ian McKellen, Idris Elba, James Corden, Jason Derulo, Judi Dench, Rebel Wilson, Taylor Swift

Cats is a most-unexpected film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s beloved smash musical “Cats” and the poems from “Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats,” by T.S. Eliot.

Rating: BBFC Rating pg
Run Time: 2 hours
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Charlie's Angels Poster

Charlie's Angels

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Director: Elizabeth Banks

Cast: Elizabeth Banks, Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, Sam Claflin

Reboot of the 2000 action comedy based on the 1970s television series. A new generation of private detectives working for the mysterious Charlie.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 1 hour 58 minutes
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Director: Jon Favreau

Cast: James Caan, Will Ferrell, Zooey Deschanel

Buddy was accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa's elves. Unable to shake the feeling that he doesn't fit in, the adult Buddy travels to New York, in full elf uniform, in search of his real father.

Rating: BBFC Rating pg
Run Time: 1 hour 37 minutes
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Friends 25th: The One with the Anniversary Poster

Friends 25th: The One with the Anniversary

Wed 11 Dec
Sun 15 Dec

Director: Various

Cast: Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matt Le Blanc, Matthew Perry

Friends 25th: The One With The Anniversary will reunite fans with their longtime BFFs - Ross, Rachel, Joey, Monica, Chandler and Phoebe - to re-live some of their funniest moments. Remastered with new introductions and bonus content.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 1 hour 40 minutes
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Director: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee

Cast: Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Kristen Bell

Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle.

Rating: BBFC Rating u
Run Time: 1 hour 44 minutes
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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Poster

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Thu 09 Jan

Director: Howard Hawks

Cast: Charles Coburn, Elliott Reid, Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe

Showgirls Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris, pursued by a private detective hired by the suspicious father of Lorelei's fiancé, as well as a rich, enamored old man and many other doting admirers.

Rating: BBFC Rating u
Run Time: 1 hour 31 minutes
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It's a Wonderful Life Poster

It's a Wonderful Life

Tue 24 Dec

Director: Frank Capra

Cast: Danna Reed, James Stewart

Frank Capra's delightful 1946 movie starring James Stewart and Donna Reed. An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.

Rating: BBFC Rating u
Run Time: 2 hours 10 minutes
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Jumanji: The Next Level - IMAX Poster

Jumanji: The Next Level - IMAX

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Director: Jake Kasdan

Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Karen Gillan, Kevin Hart

A team of friends return to Jumanji to rescue one of their own but discover that nothing is as they expect. The players need to brave parts unknown, from arid deserts to snowy mountains, in order to escape the world's most dangerous game.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours
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Kinky Boots The Musical Poster

Kinky Boots The Musical

Tue 04 Feb
Sun 09 Feb

Director: Jerry Mitchell

Cast: Killian Donnelly, Matt Henry, Natalie McQueen, Sean Needham

Filmed at the Adelphi Theatre in London, Kinky Boots the Tony, Grammy & Olivier Award-winning musical from Cyndi Lauper and legendary playwright Harvey Fierstein, directed and choreography by Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell and based on the film

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 15 minutes
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Director: Rian Johnson

Cast: Ana de Armas, Chris Evans, Daniel Craig, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette

Acclaimed writer and director Rian Johnson (Brick, Looper, The Last Jedi) pays tribute to mystery mastermind Agatha Christie in Knives Out, a fun, modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a suspect.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 10 minutes
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Last Christmas Poster

Last Christmas

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Director: Henry Golding, Paul Feig

Cast: Emilia Clarke, Emma Thompson, Henry Golding, Sue Perkins

Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding and Emma Thompson star for director Paul Feig in Last Christmas, a romantic comedy inspired by a George Michael beat and written by Academy Award® winner Emma Thompson and playwright Bryony Kimmings.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 1 hour 42 minutes
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Le Mans '66 - IMAX Poster

Le Mans '66 - IMAX

Mon 09 Dec
Tue 10 Dec

Director: James Mangold

Cast: Christian Bale, Matt Damon

Academy Award-winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in Le Mans '66, based on the remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby (Damon) and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles (Bale).

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 32 minutes
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Love Me Tender Poster

Love Me Tender

Thu 13 Feb

Director: Robert D. Webb

Cast: Debra Paget, Elvis Presley, Richard Egan, Robert Middleton

At the end of the Civil War, a Confederate team is ordered to rob a Union payroll train but the war ends leaving these men with their Union loot, until the Feds come looking for it.

Rating: BBFC Rating u
Run Time: 1 hour 29 minutes
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Maleficent: Mistress of Evil Poster

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Thu 12 Dec

Director: Joachim Rønning

Cast: Alexander Skarsgård, Angelina Jolie, Juno Temple, Michelle Pfeiffer

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.

Rating: BBFC Rating pg
Run Time: 1 hour 58 minutes
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Motherless Brooklyn Poster

Motherless Brooklyn

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Director: Edward Norton

Cast: Alec Baldwin, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

A lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette's syndrome tries to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend.

Rating: BBFC Rating 15
Run Time: 2 hours 24 minutes
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NT Live: All About Eve (Encore) Poster

NT Live: All About Eve (Encore)

Mon 20 Jan

Director: Ivo van Hove

Cast: Ian Drysdale, Jessie Mei Li, Julian Ovenden, Lily James, Monica Dolan, Philip Voyzey, Rhashan Stone, Sheila Reid, Stanley Townsend, Tsion Habte

This highly-anticipated stage production stars Gillian Anderson (X-Files, NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire) and Lily James (Mamma Mia 2, Downton Abbey)

Rating: BBFC Rating pg
Run Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
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NT Live: All My Sons (Encore) Poster

NT Live: All My Sons (Encore)

Mon 27 Jan

Director: Jeremy Herrin

Cast: Bill Pullman, Colin Morgan, Jenna Coleman, Sally Field

Films art The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman (The Sinner, Independence Day) star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama All My Sons.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 52 minutes
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NT Live: Cyrano de Bergerac Poster

NT Live: Cyrano de Bergerac

Thu 20 Feb

Director: Jamie Lloyd

Cast: James McAvoy

James McAvoy (X-Men, Atonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

Rating: BBFC Rating 15
Run Time: 2 hours
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NT Live: Present Laughter Poster

NT Live: Present Laughter

Mon 17 Feb

Director: Matthew Warchus

Cast: Andrew Scott

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter.

Rating: BBFC Rating pg
Run Time: 3 hours
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NT Live: Small Island (Encore) Poster

NT Live: Small Island (Encore)

Mon 03 Feb

Director: Helen Edmundson

Cast: Aisling Loftus, CJ Beckford, Gershwyn Eustace Jr, Leah Harvey

Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.

Rating: BBFC Rating 15
Run Time: 3 hours 30 minutes
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NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy (Encore) Poster

NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy (Encore)

Mon 10 Feb

Director: Sam Mendes

Cast: Adam Godley, Ben Milnes, Simon Russell Beale

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 3 hours 30 minutes
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NT Live: The Welkin Poster

NT Live: The Welkin

Thu 21 May

Director: James Macdonald

Cast: Lucy Kirkwood, Maxine Peake, Ria Zmitrowicz

One life in the hands of 12 women. Rural Suffolkin England, 1759. As the country waits for Halley’s comet, a young womanis sentenced to hang for a heinous murder.

Rating: BBFC Rating 15
Run Time: 2 hours
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Ordinary Love Poster

Ordinary Love

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Director: Glenn Leyburn, Lisa Barros D'Sa

Cast: Lesley Manville, Liam Neeson

An extraordinary look at the lives of a middle-aged couple in the midst of the wife's breast cancer diagnosis.

Rating: BBFC Rating 15
Run Time: 1 hour 32 minutes
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ROH Live: Elektra Poster

ROH Live: Elektra

Thu 18 Jun

Director: Christof Loy

Cast: Christof Fischesser, Karita Mattila, Nina Stemme, Sara Jakubiak

Strauss’s thrilling and audacious adaptation of Greek tragedy receives a new staging by the award-winning Christof Loy.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
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ROH Live: Fidelio Poster

ROH Live: Fidelio

Tue 17 Mar

Director: Tobias Kratzer

Cast: Georg Zeppenfeld, Jonas Kaufmann, Lise Davidsen, Simon Neal

Beethoven’s only opera is a masterpiece, an uplifting story of risk and triumph. In this new production, conducted by Antonio Pappano.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
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ROH Live: La Boheme Poster

ROH Live: La Boheme

Wed 29 Jan

Director: Richard Jones

Cast: Aida Garifullina, Andrzej Filończyk, Charles Castronovo, Sonya Yoncheva

Puccini’s opera of young love in 19th-century Paris is packed with beautiful music, including lyrical arias, celebratory choruses for Act II’s evocation of Christmas Eve in the Latin Quarter and a poignant final scene over which the composer himself wept

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
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ROH Live: Nutcracker Poster

ROH Live: Nutcracker

Tue 17 Dec

Director: Peter Wright

A young girl's enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful classic ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky's magnificent score.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 15 minutes
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ROH Live: The Cellist / Dances at a Gathering Poster

ROH Live: The Cellist / Dances at a Gathering

Tue 25 Feb

Director: Cathy Marston, Jerome Robbins

Cathy Marston has previously been an Associate Artist of the Royal Opera House and Director of Bern Ballett, and is much in demand internationally.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
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RSC:  Pericles Poster

RSC: Pericles

Wed 23 Sep

Director: Blanche McIntyre

Shakespeare’s touching and hopeful tale of loss and reconciliation located in a familiar world of precarious journeys.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: TBA
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RSC: The Comedy of Errors Poster

RSC: The Comedy of Errors

Wed 15 Jul

Director: Phillip Breen

Cast: Miles Jupp

A man arrives in a strange town only to find that everyone knows his name, but thinks he’s someone else.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
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RSC: The Winter's Tale Poster

RSC: The Winter's Tale

Wed 10 Jun

Director: Erica Whyman

Set across a 16-year span from Mad Men to the moon landings, this new production of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale imagines a world where the ghosts of fascist Europe collide with horrors of The Handmaid’sTale, before washing up on a joyful seashore.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: TBA
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Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - IMAX Poster

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - IMAX

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Director: J.J. Abrams

Cast: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill

The further adventures of Rey, Finn and Poe Dameron.

Rating: BBFC Rating 12a
Run Time: 2 hours 21 minutes
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The Addams Family Poster

The Addams Family

Thu 12 Dec

Director: Conrad Vernon, Greg Tiernan

Cast: Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz, Finn Wolfhard, Mikey Madison

Get ready to snap your fingers! The Addams Family is back on the big screen in the first animated comedy about this creepy and kooky clan.

Rating: BBFC Rating pg
Run Time: 1 hour 27 minutes
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Whisky Galore! Poster

Whisky Galore!

Thu 12 Mar

Director: Alexander Mackendrick

Cast: Basil Radford, Bruce Seton, Catherine Lacey, Joan Greenwood

Scottish islanders try to plunder 50,000 cases of whisky from a stranded ship.

Rating: BBFC Rating pg
Run Time: 1 hour 38 minutes
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White Christmas Poster

White Christmas

Thu 12 Dec

Director: Michael Curtiz

Cast: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Dean Jagger, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen

Two talented song-and-dance men (Bing Crosby & Danny Kaye) team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business. One winter, they join forces with a sister act (Rosemary Clooney & Vera-Ellen) and trek to Vermont for a white Christmas.

Rating: BBFC Rating u
Run Time: 1 hour 55 minutes
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