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Review: Blade Runner 2049 – ‘outstanding, high-concept, blockbuster sci-fi’

Tuesday 14th November 2017

Blade Runner 2049 is showing until 16 November. Review by Nigel Watson

[Warning – mild spoilers]
The world of 2049 is an extraordinary place. It’s like an alien planet … Continue Reading

In Pictures: Ciara Phillips: Systems for Saying It

Wednesday 8th November 2017

This exhibition is part of We The People Are The Work, a major visual arts project in Plymouth that will explore ideas of power, protest and the … Continue Reading

Borg vs McEnroe: ‘a film that everyone can engage with.’

Tuesday 7th November 2017

No matter your age or knowledge of tennis Borg vs McEnroe is a film that everyone can engage with. It is a portrayal of the grit and determination required of … Continue Reading

Film Review of Mother! and a primer on the films of Darren Aronofsky

Friday 3rd November 2017

Mother! is showing in our cinema from the 3 – 9 November. 

If I had to pick a single word to describe Darren Aronofsky’s very varied filmography, the one that … Continue Reading

Film Review: David Lynch: The Art Life, “This film allows us at last the chance to see the fragile man standing behind it all”

Wednesday 18th October 2017

Ieuan Jones reviews David Lynch: The Art Life, which is being shown for just three screenings at Plymouth Arts Centre on 24, 25 and 26 October. Tickets are selling … Continue Reading

Back To Burgundy Review: ‘sit back, take it easy and enjoy the mood of a peaceful film.’

Tuesday 17th October 2017

Back to Burgundy is an insight into rural France’s viticulture and the effect that has on families who spend lives dedicated to harvesting and producing wine.

Natasha Marler reveiws the film, … Continue Reading

Art Review: Ciara Phillips, Systems For Saying It

Tuesday 10th October 2017

Ciara Phillips: Systems For Saying It, a review from Jessica Wright

Arguably the most provocative, captivating work of the weekend, Ciara Phillips’ Systems For Saying … Continue Reading

Film Review: An Inconvenient Sequel “Profits before people is a depressingly familiar story”

Tuesday 10th October 2017

Helen Tope reviews An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, screening here at Plymouth Arts Centre on Friday 20 and Saturday 21 October. Tickets are available to purchase on our … Continue Reading

Film Review: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, ‘a film that has stood the test of time’

Tuesday 10th October 2017

This year marks 25 years since the World Federation of Mental Health recognised the 10th of October as World Mental Health Day. It’s aim is to raise awareness, to … Continue Reading

In Pictures: Open Air Cinema 2017

Wednesday 4th October 2017

Our Open Air Cinema programme for 2017 is over, but we’ve got these fantastic snaps from photographer Dom Moore of our screenings at Tinside Lido and … Continue Reading

Film Review: God’s Own Country ‘We are shown a trapped Magpie flitting about in a cage; like Johnny, it is unable to escape its predicament’

Wednesday 4th October 2017

Monika Mourer reviews God’s Own Country, a film lauded as the Yorkshire Moors’ answer to Brokeback Mountain. Showing in the cinema from Friday 6 – Thursday 12 October, tickets … Continue Reading

Film Review: A Ghost Story ‘makes you think, and stays with you for days’

Tuesday 3rd October 2017

With Halloween at the end of the month, October is the perfect time of the year to watch horror films and ghost stories. Ben Cherry reviews A Ghost Story, showing … Continue Reading

Blade Runner 2049 is showing until 16 November. Review by Nigel Watson [Warning - mild ...
This exhibition is part of We The People Are The Work, a ...