Picton Cinemas

Thursday 5th November - Wednesday11th December

THE GOOD LIAR

                                                              Duration: 109 mins

Career con artist Roy Courtnay can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish online. As Betty opens her life and home to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life. 

Screening:

Daily

 11.30am, 3.15pm & 5.15pm

Classification R13

THE ADDAMS FAMILY

                                                               Duration: 110mins

Members of the mysterious and spooky Addams family -- Gomez, Morticia, Pugsley, Wednesday, Uncle Fester and Grandma -- are readily preparing for a visit from their even creepier relatives. But trouble soon arises when shady TV personality Margaux Needler realizes that the Addams' eerie hilltop mansion is standing in the way of her dream to sell all the houses in the neighborhood.

Screenings:

Daily

1.30pm & 5.30pm 

Classification PG

AFTER THE WEDDING

                                                                          Duration: 112 mins

Isabel (Michelle Williams), co-founder of an orphanage in South India travels to New York to meet a potential benefactor, Theresa (Julianne Moore). Despite her frustration of needing to justify a charitable donation, she agrees to the meeting, which falls the day before Theresa's daughter Grace's (Abby Quinn) wedding. Later it's revealed that Grace is Isabel's daughter by her former flame, Theresa's husband. Isabel got pregnant young and planned to give the child up for adoption, but Isabel leaves before the adoption date without informing the father, and the father eventually decides to keep Grace. Theresa is dying of leukemia and wants Isabel to be Grace's mother figure.  Isabel is unexpectedly invited to the wedding, and the events that ensue force her to confront decisions she made 20 years ago, as well as a man from her past: Theresa's husband (Billy Crudup). Secrets are also revealed, including an unexplained charity worth $20 million. 

Screening:

Daily

 3.30pm & 7.15pm

Classification M

VAN GOGH & JAPAN

Duration: 85 mins

In this little known story of Van Gogh's art we see just how important his study of Japan was. The film travels not only to France and the Netherlands but also to Japan to further explore the remarkable heritage that so affected Van Gogh and made him the artist we know of today.

Screening:

Daily

11.15am 

Classification E

Frozen II  

(NEW)

Duration : 103 mins

Set three years after the events of the first film, the story follows Elsa, Anna, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven who embark on a journey beyond their kingdom of Arendelle in order to discover the origin of Elsa's magical powers and save their kingdom after a mysterious voice calls out to Elsa.Voice stars Kristen Bell, Idina Mensel and Josh Gad return, along with their Oscar-winning original directors.

Some scenes may scare very young children.

Screening:

Daily

9.40am& 1,40pm

Classification  PG

FISHERMAN'S FRIENDS

(NEW)

                                                               Duration: 112 mins

A London music executive is pranked into signing a group of shanty-singing fishermen in this feel-good, true-story comedy drama. After being successfully wooed by Dany, the 10 piece band go on to achieve a top 10 hit with their Universal Records debut.

Screenings:

Daily

10.00am & 7.15pm 

Classification M

KURSK (M)

NEW

                                                                          Duration: 117 mins

A political thriller based on the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster. Only the best men in the Russian navy are allowed to participate in the K-141 Kursk submaring practice mission. with Matthias Schoenaerts, Lea Seydoux and Colin Firth.

 

Screening:

Daily

2.45pm & 5.15pm

Classification M

    Mrs Lowry & Son

(NEW)

                                                                          Duration: 91 mins

 Artist L.S Lowry (two-time BAFTA nominee Timothy Spall) pursues his artistic ambitions to the chagrin of his domineering mother (Oscar winner Vanessa Redgrave) in this British drama based on the stage play,

Screening:

Daily

1.00pm & 7.15pm

Classification PG

BELLBIRD

(NEW)

                                                               Duration: 96 mins

Hamish Bennett's feature debut takes place in the heart of a small New Zealand town, where a community comes together after a tragic death. Ross (Marshall Napier has farmed the land all his life, like his father and grandfather. A largely silent man, Ross farms the land alongside his far more exuberant wife Beth (Annie Whittle). When Beth suddenly dies, Ross is crushed but incapable of displaying his emotions. His son Bruce (Cohen Holloway) moves back in and tries to help, but is not suited to the farming life and also has great difficulties in expressing himself. Around them, their friends realise the difficulties and pitch in to help.

Screenings:

Daily

12pm

Classification M

Anne Frank : Parallel Stories

Duration: 91 mins

Academy Award winning Helen Mirren traces Anne Frank's life through the pages of her diary in the documentary marking Frank's 90th birthday

 

Screening:

Daily

9.40am

Classification M