LAST CHANCE TO SEE: Frances McDormand, & Sam Rockwell won Oscars for their roles alongside Woody Harrelson in the Oscar-nominated drama from "In Bruges" director Martin McDonagh, in which a mother challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder after they fail to catch the killer.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: The 2018 Oscar-winning drama from "Pan's Labyrinth" writer Guillermo del Toro in which a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity at a top secret research facility in the 1950s. Despite reviews not being as good as most of the others on the shortlist (see below), it scooped the Best Picture award.
Drama in which a group of German construction workers start a tough job at a remote site in the Bulgarian countryside where they are confronted with their own prejudice and mistrust due to the language barrier and cultural differences. Subtitles.
Wes Anderson's stop motion animation in which a Japanese boy goes in search of his lost dog. Voices from Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Jeff Goldblum, Frances McDormand, Scarlett Johansson, Harvey Keitel and many more
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: The first cinema documentary to encompass the remarkable story of one of the true icons of our time, as Glossop girl Vivienne Westwood fights to maintain her brand's integrity, her principles, and her legacy.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: Disney Pixar are back with possibly the most impressive animated movie ever made. An aspiring young Mexican guitarist is confronted with his family's ban on music and enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer. Also in 3D.
Marvel's latest superhero movie follows T'Challa, who, after the events of “Captain America: Civil War,” returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to take his place as King.
Force Majeure director Ruben Östlund returns with the Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, in which a prestigious Stockholm museum's chief art curator finds himself in times of both professional and personal crisis as he attempts to set up a controversial new exhibit. Swedish and English.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: Aardman Animations' humourous underdog football movie is set at the dawn of time, “near Manchester”, when cavemen, prehistoric creatures and woolly mammoths roamed the earth. Starring the voices of Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston, Maisie Williams and Timothy Spall, Rob Brydon and Johnny Vegas
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: Dark comedy thriller starring Anya Taylor-Joy, Olivia Cooke and Anton Yelchin in which two upper-class teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. Together, they hatch a plan to solve both of their problems-no matter what the cost.
Maxine Peake heads an all-star British cast including Paddy Considine, Tony Pitts, Stephen Graham, and Alun Armstrong in this fictional biopic of a female stand-up comedian in a man's world. Brilliant soundtrack by Richard Hawley.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: Margot Robbie and Allison Janney put in Oscar-nominated performances in this darkly funny biopic of U.S. figure skater Tonya Harding, whose career was ended when her main rival is attacked
British adaptation of the comedy horror stage play starring Andy Nyman, Martin Freeman, Paul Whitehouse and Alex Lawther in which an arch skeptic professor embarks upon a terror-filled quest when he stumbles across a long-lost file containing details of three cases of inexplicable 'hauntings.
RomCom in which a 17 year old keeps a huge secret from his family, his friends, and all of his classmates: he's gay. When that secret is threatened, he must face everyone and come to terms with his identity.
Claire Foy stars as a young woman in Steven Soderbergh's horror in which she is involuntarily committed to a mental institution, where she is confronted by her greatest fear. But is it real or a product of her delusion?
Steven Spielberg returns with this blockbuster sci-fi in which the creator of a virtual reality world dies, releasing a posthumous video in which he challenges all VR users to find his Easter Egg, hidden somewhere in the computer-generated world, which will give the finder his fortune
Rose Byrne and Domhnall Gleeson star amongst an all star cast with voices provided by James Corden, Sam Neill, Margot Robbie, and Daisy Ridley amongst others in Sony's cinema adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic Lake District tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden.
Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams and Rebecca Ferguson star in this musical biopic inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, the visionary who rose from nothing to become a worldwide sensation with the birth of show business
Dwayne Johnson and Naomie Harris star in this sci-fi adventure in which a primatologist shares a bond with an intelligent gorilla who has been in his care since birth but becomes the victim of a rogue genetic experiment that transforms him into a raging monster.
Romantic drama based upon the best-selling novel, set in 1946 London, where a writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey in the aftermath of World War II, when she writes a book about their experiences during the war. Starring Lily James and Michiel Huisman.
Alicia Vikander is the latest actress to star as Lara Croft, in this movie adaptation of the 2013 version of the 1996 PlayStation game, which has taken more box-office takings than any other video-game adaptation in history.
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.