Cinema news and reviews from Charles Hutchinson.
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DIRECTOR Dan Hartley will introduce tomorrow evening’s gala screening of Lad: A Yorkshire Story at Curzon Ripon to accompany Le Grand Départ for the Tour de France. He will hold a question-and-answer session after the 6.20pm show too.
2:51pm Thursday 3rd July 2014
WITH belting rain over much of Yorkshire, the final day of the Burton Agnes Jazz and Blues Festival enjoyed bright sunshine on Sunday, cue for picnics, suntan lotion and knotted hankies on heads. On the main stage, pianist Rob Law’s Quintet sparkled.
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3:13pm Thursday 5th June 2014
JESSICA Jones, an American Masters student at the University of York, is looking to source a crowd of viewers for York's first film screening organised in association with Ourscreen at City Screen, York.
10:50am Thursday 29th May 2014
CHILDREN were so scared of Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie in her new wicked role that they were terrified to appear with her. In the end five-year-old daughter Vivienne had to play a scene as a young princess.
12:27pm Thursday 29th May 2014
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3:06pm Thursday 15th May 2014
POCKLINGTON Arts Centre will follow up a feature-length screening of The Trip To Italy on May 21 with a satellite live broadcast of its two stars, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, in conversation from the host venue, the Hackney Picturehouse.
2:56pm Thursday 15th May 2014
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2:59pm Thursday 24th April 2014
12:06pm Thursday 10th April 2014
RISING British star Sam Claflin was walking the red carpet at the premiere of the latest Hammer horror production The Quiet Ones this week – and it won't be the last we see of this busy young actor this year.
3:21pm Thursday 27th March 2014
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9:42am Wednesday 12th February 2014
THE wait for Wes Anderson’s much-anticipated all-star caper The Grand Budapest Hotel will end officially on March 7, but before then City Screen, York has arranged a couple of sneak previews for Sunday, March 2.
4:11pm Thursday 6th February 2014
WRITER, broadcaster and curator Dr Suzanne Fagence Cooper will give an introductory talk at the 3pm screening of Ralph Fiennes’s new film, The Invisible Woman, at City Screen, York, on February 22 at 3pm.
4:07pm Thursday 6th February 2014
FEW movies, let alone animated ones, can claim to offer a history lesson as well as an entertainment. Mr Peabody & Sherman, a father and son story, does just that as it time travels to the French Revolution, Troy and the Italian Renaissance.
11:57am Thursday 6th February 2014
11:52am Thursday 6th February 2014
RELEASED outside the awards season, Dallas Buyers Club might have slipped through the net as just another low-budget indie picture. Coming out surrounded by the hoopla and publicity of the Oscars and other awards, the film gets all the attention it deserves.
12:14pm Thursday 30th January 2014
3:28pm Thursday 23rd January 2014
THIS boxing comedy drama offers the irresistible sight of Jake La Motta and Rocky Balboa slugging it out in the boxing ring as Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro revive memories if not the characters of two of their greatest screen successes.
3:26pm Thursday 23rd January 2014
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2:50pm Thursday 9th January 2014
AFTER its sold-out City Screen debut in the Monday Specials slot earlier this week, Abdellatif Kechiche’s French lesbian love story Blue Is The Warmest Colour (18) will be given another screening at the York cinema on Thursday, January 23 at 8.30pm.
2:27pm Tuesday 31st December 2013
Nearly a decade ago, Ron Burgundy was released on an unsuspecting public. Possibly the world’s worst local news TV presenter, he was not an immediate hit, but word spread with the movie and the character becoming a cult favourite.
2:56pm Friday 20th December 2013
11:23am Thursday 19th December 2013
Nearly a decade ago, Ron Burgundy was released on an unsuspecting public. Possibly the world’s worst local news TV presenter, he wasn’t an immediate hit, but word spread with the movie and the character becoming a cult favourite.
3:31pm Thursday 12th December 2013
DR SKETCHY’S Anti-Art School have made an appearance in Rocky Horror garb in the Basement at City Screen, York, to highlight the first ever City Screen showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Sunday night.
3:22pm Monday 9th December 2013
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12:49pm Thursday 28th November 2013
IF ONLY she’d stuck to her guns, novelist P L Travers could have prevented Julie Andrews winning an Oscar and spared us the sound of Dick Van Dyke’s demented cockney accent. But no, she said yes to film-making legend Walt Disney and gave him the rights to film her series of books about Mary Poppins.
12:38pm Thursday 28th November 2013
AFTER stumbling across evidence of a botched secret night-raid in a remote corner of Afghanistan, investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill embarks on a chilling and revelatory journey into the dark underbelly of the ‘war on terror’, as recorded in the film Dirty Wars.
3:03pm Thursday 28th November 2013
12:52pm Thursday 21st November 2013
THE end of this second instalment of The Hunger Games is a real cliffhanger. It’s testimony to what’s happened over the previous two hours-plus that the final scene annoys, but only because I really wanted to know what happens next.
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