The best movies currently showing in Manchester cinemas
Updated 8 Nov 2019
From 27th Nov 2019 ~ Martin Scorsese gets Joe Pesci out of retirement and reunites him with Robert DeNiro and Al Pacino in this biopic about a mob hitman who recalls his possible involvement with the disappearance of legendary union boss Jimmy Hoffa in 1975
Released 29th Nov 2019 ~Australian thriller set in 1825. A young Irish convict woman chases a British officer through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. On the way she enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.
Ardman Animations are back with their latest instalment, and an alien with amazing powers has crash-landed near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun the Sheep goes on a mission to shepherd the intergalactic visitor home before a sinister organization can capture her
Inspired by the viral New York Magazine article, this all-star comedy drama follows a crew of savvy former strip club employees who band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients. Starring Constance Wu, Jennifer Lopez, Julia Stiles, and Cardi B
Ken Loach's latest hard-hitting brilliant social commentary drama follows a hard-up Mancunian delivery driver and his wife, living in Newcastle, as they struggle to get by in zero-hours contract modern-day England
Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, and Ralph Fiennes star in the true story of Katharine Gun, a translator working for the British security services at the GCHQ surveillance unit in Cheltenham, who leaked information to the press about an illegal NSA spy operation designed to push the UN Security Council into sanctioning the 2003 invasion of Iraq
Live action adptation of the animated series brings fun for all the family as Dora, the teenage explorer, leads her friends on an adventure to save her parents and solve the mystery behind a lost city of gold
Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Octavia Spencer & Kelvin Harris Jr star in this drama about a married couple who are forced to reckon with their idealised image of their son, adopted from war-torn Eritrea, after an alarming discovery by a devoted high school teacher threatens his status as an all-star student
Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne star as Victorian pilot Amelia Wren and scientist James Glaisher in this adventure biopic in which they find themselves in an epic fight for survival while attempting to make discoveries in a gas balloon
Jon Favreau's CGI action remake of the Disney classic in which a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery, starring Donald Glover, Beyoncé & Seth Rogen
Ewan MacGregor and Rebecca Ferguson star in Stephen King's sequel to "The Shining," in which a now-adult Dan Torrance meets a young girl with similar powers as he tries to protect her from a cult known as The True Knot who prey on children with powers to remain immortal
James Cameron, Linda Hamilton & Arnold Schwarzenegger return for the sixth instalment of the sci fi franchise, as Sarah Connor and a hybrid cyborg human must protect a young girl from a newly modified liquid Terminator from the future
Helen Mirren & Ian McKellen star in this msyery thriller about a career con artist who can hardly believe his luck when he meets a well-to-do widow online. As she opens her home and life to him, what should be a cut-and-dry swindle turns into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life
23 screen 3D multiplex and IMAX cinema inside The Printworks in the city centre, showing all the latest blockbuster releases. Rebranded from Odeon in May 2017. With a total capacity of 4,407, screens range from 65 seats to 485.
16 screen 3D multiplex cinema inside The Great Northern Warehouse on Peter Street in the city centre, showing all the latest blockbuster releases. Rebranded from AMC in September 2017. With a total capacity of 3,257, screens range from 86 seats to 466.
Opened in 2015 when the Cornerhouse joined forces with the Library Theatre, Manchester's art house cinema is located in the city centre on First Street, just off Whitworth Street West between the Palace Theatre and Bridgewater Hall. With a total capacity of 504, there are five cinema screens, with the biggest seating 230 and the smallest just 33.
9 screen 3D cinema inside The Lowry Outlet Mall at Salford Quays, showing all the latest blockbuster releases. Located 4 miles from the city centre, it's just 15 minutes on the Metrolink from Deansgate-Castlefield to MediaCityUK. With a total capacity of 2,080, screens range from 42 seats to 500.
Privately owned, 175 seat, single screen cinema in Heaton Moor which shows the latest releases. 6 miles from the city centre, or 15 mins walk from Heaton Chapel Station (8 mins from Piccadilly). Cash only.
20 screen 3D and IMAX multiplex cinema inside The Trafford Centre, showing all the latest blockbuster releases, including 3D and Bollywood movies. With a total capacity of 3,940, screens range from 102 seats to 415.