MMature themes and occasional coarse language
A white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to console his bereft wife only to find that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time, forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he loves slowly slip away.
An unforgettable meditation on love and grief, and a wholly-unique experience that lingers long after the film credits roll.
PGfor mild themes and violence, some scenes may scare children
A visually spectacular and unabasedly emotional drama from director J.A. Bayona (The Impossible). 12-year-old Conor (Lewis MacDougall) is dealing with far more than other boys his age. His beloved and devoted mother (Felicity Jones) is ill. He has little in common with his imperious grandmother (Sigourney Weaver). His father (Toby Kebbell) has resettled thousands of miles away. But Conor finds a most unlikely ally when the Monster (portrayed by Liam Neeson in performance-capture and voiceover) appears at his bedroom window one night. Ancient, wild, and relentless, the Monster guides Conor on a journey of courage, faith, and truth that powerfully fuses imagination and reality.
Ali, the son of a Muslim cleric wants to make his father proud, but he doesn’t get the marks for medical school. So, what will Ali do to live up to the impossible expectations? Fake it, with hilarious results.
A decade after AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes – in moments both private and public, funny and poignant -- as he pursues the inspirational idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change can be overcome with human ingenuity and passion.
MA15+ Strong violence, coarse language and sex scene
The crown jewel of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival (James McAvoy) to navigate her way through the deadliest game of spies.
Asfar, Maryam and Wiam face the usual challenges of navigating high school – with one difference. They were forced to leave their home countries and everything they knew behind. This doco tells their stories as they emerge via an after-school theatre program.
The lives of three women brush against each other in this drama based on the collection of short stories by Montana author Maile Meloy.
What emerges is an absorbing study of small-town life, magnified.
PGMild Coarse Language
CHICKEN PEOPLE is a sticky beak into a world where a bent feather can mean a broken American dream. This feature documentary follows three breeders as they share their passion for poultry, and compete for the ultimate title of Grand Champion at the Ohio National Poultry Show (ONPS).CHICKEN PEOPLEis a chirpy yet poignant look at the ultimate “Best in Show” of chicken perfection.
Mfor mature themes, sex scene and coarse langauge
Based on true events that changed the law. This is the story of a survivor, Lyndal, a young woman sexually abused as an 11 year old while attending a prestigious school. Her courage to fight for justice is entrusted to a local lawyer determined to build a case and give Lyndal peace from her torment. With the help of his aspiring young associate and an enigmatic barrister, the lawyer and Lyndal find their way together.
A ticket for both films - A Monster Calls and Don't Tell
A ticket for both films - An Inconvenient Sequel / Logan Lucky
A ticket for both films - Chicken People / The Big Sick
A ticket for both films - Kiki, Love to Love and Certain Women
A ticket for both films - Lady Macbeth and Kiki - Love to Love
A ticket for both films - Lost in Paris and Graduation
A ticket for both films - Madame and Killing Ground
DECKCHAIR CINEMA CLOSING NIGHT DOUBLE!
A ticket for both films - Mountain and Ali's Wedding
A ticket for both films - Victoria & Abdul and Madame
A ticket for both films - Wind River / Lady Macbeth
The original and the best!
An infectiously fun blend of special effects and comedy, with Bill Murray's hilarious deadpan performance leading a cast of great comic turns.
A dark and compelling drama about a father who initiates his teenage daughter to regard her moral compass as a roadblock if she is to make it in the grownup world of favours, unfairness and corruption of modern-day Romania.
Romanian with English subtitles
MScience fiction themes and violence
NO FREEBIES - all tix proceeds to community fundraiser!
Set to the backdrop of 'Awesome Mixtape #2,' Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes' aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand.
MA15+ Strong sexual references and coarse language
Under Madrid's scorching summer sun, ordinary couples with real passion and the unquenchable desire to love and be loved, share the same irrepressible urge to investigate their own sexuality through five intertwined stories.
MA15+Strong themes, violence and coarse language
A couple's romantic camping trip becomes a desperate fight for survival in this ultra-raw, unhinged kill ride. In need of a break from the pressures of their life in the city, Sam (Harriet Dyer) and Ian (Ian Meadows) head to a remote beach for a weekend getaway. When they come across an abandoned campsite, with no trace of its occupants, they're concerned. When they discover a lone, traumatized child nearby, they're scared. And when they encounter two local sociopaths (Aaron Glenane, Aaron Pederson), they're in for a hell of a bad time. Weaving with unexpected twists and turns, Killing Ground delivers both nerve-shredding suspense and gut-punching realism.
MA15+Strong sex scenes and coarse language
Set in 19th century rural England, young bride who has been sold into marriage to a middle-aged man discovers an unstoppable desire within herself as she enters into an affair with a worker on her estate.
In the wake of the Second World War, the Danish authorities force thousands of German prisoners of war to defuse the millions of mines buried on Danish beaches.
Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy (Channing Tatum) and Clyde Logan (Adam Driver) set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Prepare to accompany one kooky Canadian as she embarks on a whimsical trip through France’s great city in this charming and entirely unique comedy, brimming with brilliantly timed pranks and intricately choreographed slapstick.
French with English subtitles.
MSexual references, coarse language and nudity
Adding a little spice to a waning marriage, Anne and Bob, a wealthy and well-connected American couple, move into a manor house in romantic Paris. While preparing a particularly luxurious dinner for sophisticated international friends, our hostess discovers there are 13 guests. Panic-stricken, Anne insists her loyal maid Maria disguise herself as a mysterious Spanish noble woman to even out the numbers. But a little too much wine and some playful chat lead Maria to accidentally endear herself to a dandy British art broker. Their budding romance will have Anne chasing her maid around Paris and finally plotting to destroy this most unexpected and joyous love affair.
Three hundred years ago, setting out to climb a mountain for the sake of it would have been considered close to lunacy.
Why do mountains now hold us spellbound, drawing us into their dominion, often at the cost of our lives? Mountain explores this question in a cinematic and musical collaboration featuring the Australian Chamber Orchestra.
No freebies to this one, sorry. It's one of our Sunday Fundraisers and all ticket profits go to Milkwood Steiner School!
The classic Shakespearean romantic tragedy is updated by director Baz Luhrmann to a post-modern Verona Beach where swords are merely a brand of gun and bored youths are easily spurred toward violence.
MCoarse language and sexual references
THE BIG SICK tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Zoe Kazan) after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents.
Then Emily is beset with a mystery illness forcing Kumail to navigate the medical crisis with her parents, Beth and Terry (Holly Hunter and Ray Romano) who he's never met, while dealing with the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart.
Michael Winterbottom is on the road for the third time with Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon in ‘The Trip To Spain’, the follow up to their success with ‘The Trip’ and ‘The Trip To Italy’.
PGMild themes and coarse language
The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.
Deckie climbs aboard the Australian Geographic VOYAGE OF THE SOUTHERN SUN National Screening Day, the day the book releases into bookstores.
The film highlights the journey of Michael Smith, owner of beloved indie cinema, the Sun Theatre Yarraville in Melbourne.
In a solo circumnavigation in his tiny amphibious flying boat, Southern Sun, Michael retraced historical Qantas, Imperial and Pan Am airmail routes, in search of the glory days of 1930’s aviation and visiting cinemas around the world.
MA15+Strong themes, sexual violence and violence
Acclaimed screenwriter Taylor Sheridan makes his directorial debut with the final film in his trilogy of screenplays on the American frontier (including Sicario & Hell or High Water). Academy Award®-nominee, Jeremy Renner is Cory Lambert, a local game tracker who stumbles upon the body of a murdered teenage girl, frozen in the desolate wilderness of the Wind River Indian Reservation. Still trying to come to terms with the death of his own teenage daughter, Cory is forced, most brutally, to confront his own past. When rookie FBI agent Jane Banner (Elizabeth Olsen) is assigned to the case, she enlists Cory’s help to navigate the unfamiliar terrain and unforgiving conditions as the two venture deep into a world ravaged by violence and the elements. WIND RIVER is a stark look at life on the edge of an imposing wilderness, where the rule of law is eclipsed by the laws of nature.