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My Little Pony: The Movie


My Little Pony: The Movie
Running Time: 89 minutes | Genere: Adventure
Director: Jayson Thiessen
Starring: Yvonne Strahovski, Kristin Chenoweth, Liev Schreiber
Censor Advice: mild fantasy threat, slapstick violence
Synopsis: A new dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy, and Rarity embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship and save their home.

Breathe


Breathe
Running Time: 117 minutes | Genere: Biography
Director: Willow Shields
Starring: Mark Gatiss, Annabelle Wallis, Claire Foy, Diana Rigg
Censor Advice: infrequent bloody images
Synopsis: Andy Serkis (Jungle Book, Star Wars: The Force Awakens) makes his feature directorial debut with BREATHE. Based on a script by twice Academy Award-nominated writer William Nicholson (Everest, Les Misérables and Gladiator), BREATHE is an inspirational true story of love without limits. Adventurous and charismatic, Robin Cavendish (Andrew Garfield - Hacksaw Ridge, Silence) has his whole life ahead of him when he is paralysed by polio whilst in Africa. Against all advice, Robin’s wife Diana (Claire Foy - Golden Globe Winner, The Crown, Wolf Hall) brings him home from hospital where her devotion and witty determination transcends his disability. Together they refuse to be imprisoned by his suffering; dazzling others with their humour, courage and lust for life. BREATHE is a heart-warming and highly emotional celebration of bravery and human possibility, a love story about living every breath as though it’s your last. Based on the true story of producer Jonathan Cavendish’s own parents, BREATHE shows how Robin’s handling of and reaction to his illness had a huge impact on mobility and access for the disabled. The film’s supporting cast members include Hugh Bonneville (Paddington and Downton Abbey) and Tom Hollander (Jungle Book and The Night Manager) as Robin’s devoted, long-time friends. Stephen Mangan (Rush) and acting legend Dame Diana Rigg (Game of Thrones, the original The Avengers) complete the cast with a soundtrack by the acclaimed composer Nitin Sawhney. The film is produced by Jonathan Cavendish (Bridget Jones’s Diary) for The Imaginarium Studios. Financing is from Silver Reel, BBC Films and the BFI, brokered by Embankment Films. STXinternational release the film across the UK and Ireland on 27th October.

Paddington 2


Paddington 2
Running Time: 95 minutes | Genere: Adventure
Director: David Fincher
Starring: Annabelle Wallis, Sally Hawkins, Imelda Staunton, Peter Capaldi, Ben Whishaw, Samuel Joslin, Madeleine Harris, Jim Broadbent, Hugh Grant, Brendan Gleeson, Julie Walters
Censor Advice: mild threat
Synopsis: Paddington is happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber's antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it's up to Paddington and the Browns to unmask the thief.

Murder on the Orient Express


Murder on the Orient Express
Running Time: 114 minutes | Genere: Crime
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Daisy Ridley, Penélope Cruz , Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer
Censor Advice: moderate violence, occasional bloody images
Synopsis: What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. Kenneth Branagh directs and leads an all-star cast including Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad.

The Man Who Invented Christmas


The Man Who Invented Christmas
Running Time: 104 minutes | Genere: Biography
Director: Bharat Nalluri
Starring: Dan Stevens, Cosimo Fusco, Niv Fichman, Ian Sharples, Robert Mickelson, Susan Mullen, Vadim Jean, Christopher Plummer, Jonathan Pryce
Censor Advice: mild bad language, brief scary scenes
Synopsis: Based on the novel by Les Standiford, THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS tells the story of how Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens from TV’s Downton Abbey) revived the holiday of Christmas with his self-published novel, A Christmas Carol. Facing pressure with looming debt, a feckless father (Jonathan Pryce) and recent critical failures, Dickens confronts his past by conjuring up fantastic characters including Ebenezer Scrooge (Christopher Plummer), for his now classic Christmas tale. Full of wit and warmth, THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS will bring out the holiday spirit in us all.

The Star


The Star
Running Time: 86 minutes | Genere: Animated
Director: Timothy Reckart
Starring:
Censor Advice: very mild threat, slapstick, infrequent very mild bad language
Synopsis: A small but brave donkey named Bo yearns for a life beyond his daily grind at the village mill. One day he finds the courage to break free, and finally goes on the adventure of his dreams. On his journey, he teams up with Ruth, a lovable sheep who has lost her flock and Dave, a dove with lofty aspirations. Along with three wisecracking camels and some eccentric stable animals, Bo and his new friends follow the Star and become accidental heroes in the greatest story ever told - the first Christmas.

It's A Wonderful Life


It's A Wonderful Life
Running Time: 130 minutes | Genere: Family
Director: Frank Capra
Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, James Stewart, Donna Reed
Censor Advice: Suitable for All
Synopsis: Hollywood's best-loved star teams up with America's favourite director to create one of the world's most popular films. "It's A Wonderful Life" is the ultimate seasonal feel-good film. Starring the unforgettable James Stewart as George Bailey, the man who receives the greatest Christmas gift of all, and a superb ensemble cast including Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymore, this high-spirited Christmas tale is directed by the immortal Frank Capra and ranks as an all-time favourite of fans and critics alike.

Cinema Info

The Victoria Hall

Station Road
Ellon
AB41 9AY

Phone: 01358 724 545

www.victoriahallellon.co.uk

Tickets

£7.00 adult
£5.00 child/concession
£5.00 matinee general admission

Tickets available online and at the door

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