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Film Review: Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story, “A film packed with incendiary ideas…”

Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Helen Tope reviews Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story, which screened in the PAC cinema from Saturday 28 April to Wednesday 2 May. 

A film packed with incendiary ideas, … Continue Reading

Film review: Isle of Dogs, “…deadpan fun and outright kooky treats…”

Wednesday 25th April 2018

Regular contributor Monika Maurer reviews Wes Anderson’s latest adventure, Isle of Dogs. Showing in the PAC cinema from Friday 27 April to Thursday 3 May, tickets are available to … Continue Reading

In Pictures: Rose Wylie, History Painting

Wednesday 18th April 2018

History Painting: Rose Wylie

Plymouth Arts Centre and The Gallery at Plymouth College Of Art present a multisite exhibition by internationally renowned painter Rose Wylie. As part of History Painting, … Continue Reading

Reclaim the Frame at Plymouth Arts Centre

Wednesday 11th April 2018

Read on to find out more about this exciting new programme, launched at Plymouth Arts Centre, designed to build a local and national network of film fans supporting women in … Continue Reading

Film Review – I, Tonya “Bleak, honest and very, very funny”

Wednesday 11th April 2018

Regular contributor Helen Tope reviews I, Tonya, showing in the PAC cinema until Thursday 12 April. 

Satire gliding on a knife-edge, I, Tonya tells the story of American … Continue Reading

Journey’s End review: a potent reminder of the horrors of war

Tuesday 27th March 2018

Journey’s End is showing in the cinema in Plymouth Arts Centre until Saturday 31 March. 
This is a powerful study of men coping with life in … Continue Reading

Film Review: Loveless, “Loveless is, like a form of surgery, painful but necessary.”

Sunday 25th March 2018

Ieuan Jones reviews Loveless, showing in the Plymouth Arts Centre cinema from 31 March – 4 April. Tickets are available to book now, with just three screenings available … Continue Reading

Film Review: The Shape of Water, “The misfits become pawns in the game of the power hungry…”

Wednesday 21st March 2018

Ieuan Jones reviews The Shape of Water, screening in the Plymouth Arts Centre cinema from 23 March – 5 April. Tickets are available to book now, and we anticipate … Continue Reading

Film Review: Lady Bird, “…wincingly funny and wistfully sentimental”

Wednesday 21st March 2018

Beau Waycott reviews Lady Bird, screening in the Plymouth Arts Centre cinema from 16 March – 23 March. Limited tickets remain for the final screenings, book early to avoid … Continue Reading

Event Review: Mia Bays and Anna Smith A&Q event, “…a rally to agitate over gender equality in film”

Wednesday 21st March 2018

As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations, we invited Oscar winning film producer Mia Bays and top film critic Anna Smith to introduce a screening of Professor Marston and … Continue Reading

Film Review: Professor Marston and the Wonder Women, “…a sympathetic portrayal of people coping with a world that does not understand them”

Wednesday 21st March 2018

Regular contributor Nigel Watson reviews Professor Marston and the Wonder Women, which screened at the Plymouth Arts Centre cinema from the 13 – 21 March 2018. *Please note – this … Continue Reading

Live Cinema Review: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Wednesday 14th March 2018

Regular contributor Nigel Watson reviews the recent screening of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, part of our live cinema programme. Our next live cinema screening is NT Live: … Continue Reading

Helen Tope reviews Vox Lux, showing in our cinema until Thursday ...
Nigel Watson reviews Rocketman, showing in our cinema until Thursday 27 ...