Listings: Cinema

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September 18 - September 25 2014


Showroom Cinema: Paternoster Row, Sheffield, S1 2BX. 0114 275 7727. www.showroomworkstation.org.uk

Film screening times Friday 19 September – Thursday 25 September 2014

Please note: the highlighted screenings indicate an English language film screened with English subtitles for the benefit of the hard of hearing.



Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the South of France, Woody Allen’s Magic in the Moonlight is a romantic comedy about a master magician (Colin Firth) trying to expose a psychic medium (Emma Stone) as a fake.


20,000 Days on Earth (15)

A bold vision of one of music’s most mysterious and charismatic figures, the iconic Nick Cave.

A Most Wanted Man (15)

Based on the novel by John le Carré, this is a gripping espionage thriller that prickles with tension, starring Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Pride (15)

The extraordinary story of two seemingly alien communities who form a surprising and ultimately triumphant partnership.

In Order of Disappearance (15)

Nils snow ploughs the wild winter mountains of Norway, and was recently awarded Citizen of the Year. When his son is murdered for something he did not do, Nils wants revenge. And justice.


National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire (12A)

Sunday 21 September 2pm

Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A Streetcar Named Desire will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live. With Gillian Anderson (The X-Files, The Fall) as Blanche DuBois, Ben Foster (Lone Survivor, Kill Your Darlings) as Stanley and Vanessa Kirby (BBC’s Great Expectations, Three Sisters at the Young Vic) as Stella.

A Century of Chinese Cinema: Red Sorghum (18)

Sunday 21 September 3pm

Already a renowned cinematographer, Zhang Yimou announced himself as a master director with this deceptively simple folk fable. Red Sorghum tells the story of young peasant girl Jiu’er (Gong Li, Zhang’s muse), whose parents sell her into marriage with an elderly winemaker.

A Century of Chinese Cinema: In the Mood for Love (PG)

Monday 22 September 18.30

Wong Kar-wai’s masterpiece of romantic longing is a love letter to much of Chinese cinema history. Its tale of a man and a woman (Tony Leung Chiu-wai and Maggie Cheung), crammed into adjacent tiny apartments, their spouses embroiled in an affair and their own passions repressed by tradition, propriety, and a fear of the unknown, echoes a tradition of wenyi melodrama stretching back to the 1930s.

Celluloid Screams presents: The Last House On The Left (18)

Tuesday 23 September 20.30

Celluloid Screams (in partnership with Cigarette Burns Cinema, Psychotronic Cinema and Scalarama) proudly present this rare 35mm screening of Wes Craven’s notorious debut for our Cult Tuesday film. Easy-going Mari Collingwood and her fun-loving friend Phyllis cross paths with three escaped convicts (led by the psychotic Krug) on their way to a concert, who subject them to a terrifying and brutal ordeal.


Saturday Club – Pinnochio (U)

Saturday 20 September – midday craft activity, 1pm film with a repeat screening on Sunday 21st at 1pm.

Enchanting Disney classic about a wooden puppet who longs to break free of his strings and become a real boy.




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