Hope Gap

Hope Gap (12A)

Cast: Annette Bening, Bill Nighy and Josh O'Connor.

Directed by William Nicholson

Grace lives an idyllic life in a British seaside town, but her world soon comes crashing down when her husband of 29 years tells her he is leaving her for another woman. Through stages of shock, disbelief and anger, and with support from her son, Grace ultimately regains her footing while learning it's never too late to be happy.

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Sunday 27 Sep 202018:00 Book Now
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Wednesday 30 Sep 202015:00 Book Now
The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes (12A)

Matthew Bourne’s gorgeous take on the film classic comes to cinemas for the first time. Winner of two Olivier Awards, The Red Shoes is an utterly enthralling tale of obsession, possession and one girl's dream to be the greatest dancer in the world. Set to the achingly romantic music of golden-age Hollywood composer Bernard Herrmann and filmed live at Sadler’s Wells in London.

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Wednesday 30 Sep 202019:30 Book Now
Sunday 4 Oct 202015:00 Book Now
The New Mutants

The New Mutants (15)

Cast: Maisie Williams, Anya Taylor-Joy, Alice Braga, Charlie Heaton and Blu Hunt.

Directed by Josh Boone

Five young mutants must learn to deal with their somewhat uncontrollable abilities whilst being held in a secret facility against their will, finding they must fight to escape their past sins and save themselves.

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Friday 2 Oct 202019:15 Book Now
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Summerland (12A)

Cast: Gemma Arterton, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Penelope Wilton.

Directed by Jessica Swale.

During World War II, a reclusive writer has her isolated life upended when Frank, an evacuee from the London Blitz, is left in her care. Despite initially resolving to be rid of the spirited young boy, she gradually opens her heart to him and begins to reconsider her past and her own way forward in this emotive story set against the backdrop of War.

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Sunday 4 Oct 202018:00 Book Now
Wednesday 7 Oct 202015:00 Book Now
Bill & Ted Face the Music

Bill & Ted Face the Music (PG)

Cast: Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter.

Directed by Dean Parisot.

Once told they'd save the universe during a time-traveling adventure, 2 would-be rockers from San Dimas, California find themselves as middle-aged dads still trying to crank out a hit song and fulfill their destiny.

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Friday 9 Oct 202019:15 Book Now
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Life of Lowestoft

Life of Lowestoft (U)

A new landmark documentary, celebrating Britain's most easterly town, highlighting some of Lowestoft's most important moments in history and returning to the present day, to celebrate some of the events that have taken place in the culturally diverse community.

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Sunday 11 Oct 202016:30 Book Now
Wednesday 14 Oct 202015:00 Book Now
The Roads Not Taken

The Roads Not Taken (15)

Cast: Javier Bardem, Elle Fanning and Branka Katic.

Directed by Sally Potter.

A film that follows a day in the life of Leo, who has dementia, and his daughter Molly, who looks after him and finds herself torn between her deep love for her father and her growing exhaustion. As they negotiate the streets of present-day New York, Leo’s mind drifts to his past, including a tragedy in his marriage.

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Friday 16 Oct 202019:15 Book Now
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Michael Ball & Alfie Boe

Michael Ball & Alfie Boe (12A)

The world’s ultimate musical duo, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe are set to delight cinema audiences up and down the country with the final show of their sold-out tour. The superstar pair will take on their favourite musical theatre, pop and rock tracks at the O2 Arena, showcasing their phenomenal voices and undeniable on-stage chemistry.

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Saturday 17 Oct 202019:00 Book Now
Sunday 18 Oct 202015:00 Book Now
100% Wolf

100% Wolf (PG)

Voices: Adriane Daff, Akmal Saleh and Alexs Stadermann.

Directed by Alexs Stadermann

Freddy Lupin is the heir to a proud family line of werewolves. Positive he'll become the most fearsome werewolf ever, Freddy is in for a shock when his first ‘warfing’ goes awry, turning him into a ferocious poodle. Just when Freddy thinks life can't get any worse, he’s chased into the streets and thrown into dog prison. But can Freddy and his new streetwise friend, Batty, escape?

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Monday 26 Oct 202011:00 Book Now
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We Three Kings of Rock 'n' Roll

We Three Kings of Rock 'n' Roll

A two-hour uplifting Rock ‘n’ Roll celebration, featuring three outstanding West End artists, Marc Robinson, Darren Page and Paul Molloy, paying tribute to three music icons - Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison and Elvis Presley - all in one unmissable show and backed by a four-piece band.

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Saturday 28 Nov 202019:30 Book Now
Dayglo Indy Dark Puppet Show

Dayglo Indy Dark Puppet Show

As part of Leiston's Christmas Event, the breathtaking Dayglo Puppets make a welcome return to the Film Theatre with their ultra-violet fantasy spectacular, featuring over 70 glow-in-the-dark creations, all set to a lively soundtrack and ideal in this unique visual experience. Suitable for the entire family. Book early to avoid disappointment.

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Saturday 5 Dec 202011:30 Book Now
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Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Following the resounding success of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Team B return with another fabulous family Pantomime, that's packed full of fee-fi-fo-FUN! When Jack exchanges the family cow for a bag of magic beans, that grows overnight into a giant beanstalk, the Trot family climb to the top, only to discover the Giant's castle and the answer to all their money worries.

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Thursday 14 Jan 202119:30 Book Now
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Forever in Blue Jeans

Forever in Blue Jeans

Come and join the greatest party in town as Blue Jeans celebrates 25 happy years on the road! Featuring superb singers, dancers and musicians, this feel-good show features the very best in Country and Rock 'n' Roll, with songs from Patsy Cline, Elvis Presley, Kenny Rogers and Dolly Patron, Glen Campbell, The Carpenters and Carol King, to name only a few.

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Friday 26 Feb 202119:30 Book Now
ABBA Sensation

ABBA Sensation

Immerse yourself in the authentic ABBA experience, as one of the best professional ABBA tribute shows transports you back to the golden days of the Swedish super-group, with a faithful reproduction of the sound, costumes, choreography and musicianship, featuring all the iconic hits that will have you dancing in the aisles.

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Friday 19 Mar 202119:30 Book Now
The ELO Encounter

The ELO Encounter

Roll over Beethoven, because the greatest tribute to Jeff Lynne’s Electric Light Orchestra is here, in this brilliant live show featuring soaring strings, striking vocal harmonies and playing all the much loved songs from ELO’s hit-filled library. The ELO Encounter tribute band promises a night filled with rock, roll and Blue Skies!

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Saturday 17 Apr 202119:30 Book Now
Wayne Burns: Funny at 50!

Wayne Burns: Funny at 50! (18)

Adults Only 18+

As his 50th birthday approaches, Wayne takes to the Film Theatre stage, for an evening of unpredictable adult comedy and contemplation of reaching the big 50. If easily offended, please sit in the front! Includes support from the brilliant A-Team party band.

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Thursday 29 Apr 202119:30 Book Now
Friday 30 Apr 202119:30 Book Now
Mary Duff

Mary Duff

Ireland's 'Queen of Song' with over a decade of performing to music lovers across the board, makes a welcome return to her beloved Leiston Film Theatre, as part of her 2020 UK tour. Accompanied by the her superb band, Mary sings a selection country and Irish ballads, easy listening and soft rock, in an unmissable evening of fine entertainment.

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Saturday 5 Jun 202119:30 Book Now
Everly Brothers and Friends

Everly Brothers and Friends

The Everly Brothers and Friends features over two hours of classic hits from four top tribute acts including Ivan Marvin as Hank Marvin, Buddy Walker as Buddy Holly, Steve Wickets as Jerry Lee Lewis and The Temple Brothers as The Everley Brothers. In aid of the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

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Friday 25 Jun 202119:30 Book Now
Best of British Comedy Night

Best of British Comedy Night (16)

Prepare to have your ribs, and everything else, tickled, as comedian Paul Eastwood brings his 'Live at the Apollo' style comedy show to the Film Theatre, starring a host of the best UK comedy acts from the circuit today, including BGT finalist impressionist Danny Posthill, Richard Morton and Jenny Collier. Over 16's.

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Friday 24 Sep 202120:00 Book Now
DS:UK Brothers in '85

DS:UK Brothers in '85

Experience the magic of Mark Knopfler's incredible band, performed by six super-fans. With two decades of timeless music for us to enjoy including the rock classics Money for Nothing, Sultans of Swing and many, many more. Performed in a way that only fans can, DS:UK are the quintessential Dire Straits tribute show in the UK today.

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Saturday 2 Oct 202119:30 Book Now
The Bootleg Shadows

The Bootleg Shadows

Back by popular demand, The Bootleg Shadows return to Leiston Film Theatre, with special guest Jimmy Jemain, from TV's Stars in Their Eyes as Sir Cliff Richard, in celebration of Cliff’s 80th birthday. In aid of The East Anglian Air Ambulance.

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Sunday 17 Oct 202119:30 Book Now
Safari Adventure

Safari Adventure

Get ready to GO WILD with The McDougalls in their brand new live show – Safari Adventure! Join Max, Auntie Aggie and Morag the Rabbit for some musical mayhem as they drive around on the look-out for colourful creatures and critters. From giraffes that laugh to monkeys going bananas – join the gang for a roaring musical adventure for all the family.

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Wednesday 27 Oct 202114:00 Book Now