Hebden Bridge Picture House | FILMS SHOWING

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FILMS SHOWING

Fri 17th to Sun 19th, Tues 21st & Thurs 23rd October
From the same mischievous, playful Allen as the recent Midnight in Paris, Magic in the Moonlight is set in the 1920s French Riviera and stars Colin Firth as Stanley Crawford, a masterful magician (who secretly performs as a Chinese conjuror) charged with exposing a young, beautiful American psychic, Sophie Baker (Emma Stone) as a fake.

Weds 22nd & Thurs 23rd October
Photographer Elaine Constantine’s debut focuses on the musical phenomenon that swept the north of England’s youth culture in the 60s and 70s. It’s an authentic, uplifting drama about two friends whose horizons are expanded by their discovery of black American soul music, with supporting turns from Steve Coogan, Lisa Stansfield and Ricky Tomlinson amongst others.

Sun 26th & Weds 29th October

Lone Scherfig’s (An Education) adaptation of the successful stage play Posh stars Sam Claflin and Max Irons as first-year Oxford students, determined to join the university’s infamous Riot Club (referencing the Bullingdon Club to which David Cameron, Boris Johnson et al belonged)…

Tues 28th October
From Martin Provost, director of Séraphine, comes this haunting biopic of French novelist Violette Leduc. It’s set in Paris in the final years of WWII, with Violette (Emmanuelle Devos) is trying to advance her passionate, confessional writing.

Fri 31st October, Sat 1st November and Thurs 6th November
A passion project for Emma Thompson (who wrote and stars in the film), this compelling drama explores Victorian social and sexual mores via the true story of Effie Gray (Dakota Fanning). Gray was the young bride of art critic John Ruskin (Greg Wise).

Sat 1st & Sun 2nd November
This sequel returns to the inspiring story of courageous bottlenose dolphin Winter, setting its scene several years after her initial rescue and new prosthetic tail treatment. The original cast, including Morgan Freeman and Ashley Judd, are back as well.

Mon 3rd to Weds 5th November
David Fincher (Fight Club) takes on Gillian Flynn’s internationally bestselling thriller, a taut and pacey page-turner that shifts between the viewpoints of two exceptionally untrustworthy narrators and gloriously magnifies the lies and frustrations of a very dysfunctional marriage.

Wednesday 5th November
THE WIND RISES chronicles much of Jiro’s life, and depicts key historical events that affected deeply the course of his life, including The Great Kanto earthquake of 1923, The Great depression, the tuberculosis epidemic, and Japan’s plunge into war.

Thursday 6th November
Join us for an, adrenalin filled evening to help raise funds for Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team. This is a charity event hosted by CVSRT with all proceeds going to the team.

Multi award-winning filmmaker Alastair Lee presents the Brit Rock Film Tour on the big screen. The first homegrown adventure tour to emerge from the vibrant UK filmmaking industry.

Friday 7th – Sunday 9th, Thurs 13th November
Strongly tipped for acting awards glory, The Judge boasts stand-out performances from Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall. Downey plays the super confident, big city lawyer Hank Palmer, who returns to his home town when his father (Duvall), the town’s judge, is suspected of murder.