Buxton Cinema

Buxton Cinema

Buxton Cinema, 22 St John’s Rd, Buxton, SK17 6XN

T: 01298 72190

buxtonoperahouse.org.uk/cinema



About

Bookings / Tickets: General admission £7, children/students/senior £5.  Tickets available on the door or can be booked in advance online, although advance bookings are recommended. Ticket cost for some showings vary such as Buxton Film screenings and National Theatre Live.

Expect all the latest blockbusters right on your doorstep, at a fraction of the cost of the standard multiplex. The programme also includes a varied selection of independent films too.

To beat the queues it’s better to book in advance, leaving you plenty of time to sample the delights of our new bar that will sell hot and cold drinks, cocktails, popcorn and a few tempting treats.

Throughout the year the cinema will offer Silver Screenings for seniors, Family Friendly films on a Saturday afternoon and accessible screenings. Join their weekly mailing list to find out more!

Latest Showtimes

(Re) Connect Emerge Dance & Shared Sound Screening

Throughout spring 2021, Buxton Opera House offered an array of free community-centred projects for young people, school groups, adults and community groups.

These projects gave people the opportunity to (Re)Connect, Emerge, Share and Create. Join us as we celebrate the final outcome of our Shared Sound and Emerge Dance projects on the big screen in Buxton Cinema.

The videos will play on a loop between 1.30pm – 3.30pm on Saturday 14 August and are free to attend.

Booking is not required – just turn up!

Entry / Cost: Free

When: 14th August 2021, 1.30pm

Black Widow (12A)

In Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller ‘Black Widow,’ Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.

Entry / Cost: £7 (Students/Children £5)

When: 14th -19th August 2021

Duration: 134 mins

Dream Horse (PG)

Jan, a cleaner and bartender, decides to breed a race horse in her Welsh village. As the horse rises through the ranks, Jan and the townspeople are pitted against the racing elite in a race for the national championship.

Entry / Cost: £7 (Students/Children £5)

When: 14th -18th August 2021

Duration: 113 mins

After Love (12A)

Veteran TV and film actress Joanna Scanlan (The Thick of ItPin CushionHow to Build a Girl) gives a quietly devastating performance as a woman exploring her late husband’s secrets in After Love, the arresting feature debut from BAFTA-nominated short filmmaker Aleem Khan (Three Brothers).

Grappling with the unexpected death of her husband (Nasser Memarzia), Mary Hussain (Scanlan), who took the name Fatima when she converted to his Muslim faith, is tidying his things in their Dover home when she stumbles upon a secret, and sets off across the Channel to Calais to uncover the truth.

Entry / Cost: £7 (Students/Children £5)

When: 14th -17th August 2021

Duration: 90 mins

Portrait of a Lady on Fire (15)

Buxton Film

Veteran TV and film actress Joanna Scanlan (The Thick of ItPin CushionHow to Build a Girl) gives a quietly devastating performance as a woman exploring her late husband’s secrets in After Love, the arresting feature debut from BAFTA-nominated short filmmaker Aleem Khan (Three Brothers).

Grappling with the unexpected death of her husband (Nasser Memarzia), Mary Hussain (Scanlan), who took the name Fatima when she converted to his Muslim faith, is tidying his things in their Dover home when she stumbles upon a secret, and sets off across the Channel to Calais to uncover the truth.

Entry / Cost: £5 (Children £1)

When: 16th August 2021, 7.30pm

Duration: 122 mins

Spirit Untamed (PG)

An epic adventure about a headstrong girl longing for a place to belong who discovers a kindred spirit when her life intersects with a wild horse, Spirit Untamed is the next chapter in the beloved story from DreamWorks Animation.

Lucky Prescott (Isabela Merced, Dora and the Lost City of Gold) never really knew her late mother, Milagro Navarro (Eiza González, Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw), a fearless horse-riding stunt performer from Miradero, a small town on the edge of the wide-open frontier.

Like her mother, Lucky isn’t exactly a fan of rules and restrictions, which has caused her Aunt Cora (Academy Award® winner Julianne Moore) no small amount of worry. Lucky has grown up in an East Coast city under Cora’s watchful eye, but when Lucky presses her own luck with one too many risky escapades, Cora picks up stakes and moves them both back with Lucky’s father, Jim (Oscar® nominee Jake Gyllenhaal), in Miradero.

Entry / Cost: £7 (Students/Children £5)

When: 20th – 23rd August 2021

Duration: 88 mins

Supernova (15)

It is deep Autumn and Sam and Tusker, partners of twenty years, are on holiday. They are traveling across England in their old campervan visiting friends, family, and places from their past. Since Tusker was diagnosed with young-onset dementia two years ago their lives have had to change. Jobs have been given up and plans put on hold. Their time together is now the most important thing they have. As the trip progresses, however, their individual ideas for their future begin to collide. Secrets are uncovered, private plans unravel and their love for each other is tested like never before. Ultimately, they must confront the question of what it means to love one another in the face of Tusker’s irreparable illness.

Entry / Cost: £7 (Students/Children £5)

When: 20th – 24th August 2021

Duration: 93 mins

Brassed Off (15)

Catch Film4 classics in cinemas nationwide this summer.

Filmed entirely on location in Yorkshire, Brassed Off is the story of a community struggling to survive when its chief industry is closed down.

Personal and public dramas reveal the extraordinary resilience of the people and the instinct for survival which keeps their spirits up in the face of hardship. It is also a romance between father and son, between boy and girl and between man and music.

Entry / Cost: £7 (Students/Children £5)

When: 21st August 2021, 4.30pm

Duration: 108 mins

Bhaji on the Beach (15)

Catch Film4 classics in cinemas nationwide this summer.

Director Gurinder Chadha and writer Meera Syal’s funny, frank and touching British comedy.

A day trip to Blackpool to see the lights, a harmless break from the routine for a mini-bus full of women from the Asian’s Women’s Centre. It all seems innocent enough but as the mini-bus trundles along to a Punjabi rendition of Cliff Richard’s ‘Summer Holiday’, problems quickly become apparent…

Entry / Cost: £7 (Students/Children £5)

When: 22nd August 2021, 1.30pm

Duration: 101 mins

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