Let’s go to the movies!


Showing at Rye Kino from July 17 :

Amy [15] 128 mins.  From Bafta award-winning director Asif Kapadia (Senna), Amy tells the incredible story of six-time Grammy-winner Amy Winehouse – in her own words. A once-in-a-generation talent, Amy was a musician who captured the world’s attention with her unforgettable voice and charisma. Experiencing a meteoric rise to fame, the relentless and invasive media attention, coupled with Amy’s troubled relationships and addictions, led her into a tragic cycle of self-destruction, resulting in her untimely death at the age of 27. Featuring extensive unseen archive footage and previously unheard tracks, this strikingly modern, moving and vital film shines a light on the world we live in today..

Magic Mike XXL [15] 115 mins. Picking up the story three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, the remaining Kings of Tampa are ready to throw in the towel. But they want to do it their way: burning down the house in one last blow-out performance in Myrtle Beach, and with legendary headliner Magic Mike sharing the spotlight with them. Starring Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello, Matt Bomer, Kevin Nash, Adam Rodriguez, Gabriel Iglesias, Elizabeth Banks, Jada Pinkett Smith and Andie McDowell.

Jurassic World (2D) & (3D) [12A] 124 mins. 22 years after the events of Jurassic Park, Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce Jurassic World, the long-awaited next installment of his ground-breaking series. Isla Nublar is now a fully-functioning dinosaur theme park. But, after ten years of operation and with visitor rates declining, a new attraction is created to re-spark visitors’ interest, with disastrous consequences. Starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Judy Greer, Vincent D’Onofrio, Irrfan Khan and Omar Sy.

Spy [15] 120 mins    BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND  Melissa McCarthy is Susan Cooper, an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner falls off the grid and another top agent is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global disaster. From the director of Bridesmaids, also starring Rose Byrne, Jude Law and Jason Statham.

Minions (2D) & (3D) [U] 90 mins   The story of the Minions begins at the dawn of time. Starting as single-celled yellow organisms, Minions evolve through the ages, perpetually serving the most despicable of masters. But one Minion named Kevin has a plan, and he – alongside teenage rebel Stuart and lovable little Bob – ventures out into the world to find a new evil boss for his brethren to follow. The trio embark on a thrilling journey that leads them to the world’s first-ever female super-villain and their biggest challenge to date: saving all of Minionkind from annihilation. With the voices of Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Jennifer Saunders and Steve Coogan.

Kids Club


Minions (2D) & (3D) [U] 90 mins – see above

Great children’s films for only £6.50 and for every child ticket bought an adult goes free!  Runs first film at weekends. Grab a Kids Club loyalty card, have it stamped five times and get your 6th ticket free!

More details of upcoming features are available from the Kino and Rye Community Centre Film Club websites.


Neale East is a member of Rye Community Centre Film Club

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