The best movies currently showing in Manchester cinemas
Updated 15 June 2018
Toni Collette and Gabriel Byrne star in this terrifying horror movie in which a family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry following the death of their mother.
Italian drama "A Ciambra", set in a small Romani community in Calabria, in which a 14 year old is desperate to grow up fast, easily sliding between groups of local Italians, the African refugees and his fellow Romani. When his older brother disappears, he is faced with an impossible decision that will test if he is ready to become a man.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: 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.
Award winning artist and filmmaker Andrew Kotting adapts Hattie Naylor's award-winning play, "Ivan and the Dogs", based on the extraordinary true story of Ivan Mishukov, who walked out of his Moscow apartment at the age of four and spent two years living on the city streets where he was adopted by a pack of wild dogs.
RELEASED WEDS 24 MAY:Ron Howard's Star Wars spin off, set in a dark criminal underworld where Han Solo meets his future copilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando Calrissian years before joining the Rebellion. Starring Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton and Paul Bettany
Ryan Renolds returns with Marvel's foul-mouthed mutant mercenary, bringing together a team of fellow mutant rogues to protect a young boy of supernatural abilities from the brutal, time-travelling mutant, Cable
Saoirse Ronan and Billy Howle star in this drama based on Ian McEwan's novel set in 1962 England, where a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night
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.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: 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.
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.