Films showing from Friday September 28 at the Kino, Rye
The Little Stranger [12A] 111 mins
During the long, hot summer of 1948, Dr Faraday travels to Hundreds Hall, home to the Ayres family for more than two centuries. The Hall is now in decline, and its inhabitants, mother, son and daughter, remain haunted by something more ominous than a dying way of life. When Faraday takes on a new patient there, he has no idea how closely the family’s story is about to become entwined with his own. Directed by Lenny Abrahamson (The Room) and starring Ruth Wilson, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter and Charlotte Rampling.
A Simple Favor  117 mins
Stephanie is a “mommy blogger” who seeks to uncover the truth behind her best friend Emily’s sudden disappearance from their small town. Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively star in Paul Feig’s stylish post-modern film noir – a thriller filled with twists and betrayals, secrets and revelations, love and loyalty, murder and revenge.
The Miseducation Of Cameron Post  91 mins
Cameron Post looks the part of a perfect high school girl. But after she’s caught with another girl in the back seat of a car on prom night, Cameron is quickly shipped off to a conversion therapy centre where she is subjected to outlandish discipline and dubious “de-gaying” methods. Within this unusual setting, for the first time, Cameron is able to find her place among fellow outcasts. Winner of the 2018 US Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival. Starring Chloë Grace Moretz and Jennifer Ehle.
Crazy Rich Asians [12A] 121 mins
Rachel Chu is happy to accompany her longtime boyfriend Nick, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. However she’s surprised to learn that Nick’s family is extremely wealthy and he’s considered one of the country’s most eligible bachelors. Thrust into the spotlight, Rachel must now contend with jealous socialites, quirky relatives and something far, far worse – Nick’s disapproving mother. Based on the colossal bestseller, this blingtastic romcom boasts an almost all-Asian cast and stars Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Henry Golding and Gemma Chan.
King Of Thieves  108 mins
The incredible true story of the spectacular Hatton Garden diamond heist, the biggest and most daring in British history, humorously told through career-best performances from a stellar cast including Sir Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Ray Winstone, Michael Gambon, Tom Courtenay and Charlie Cox. Directed by James Marsh (The Theory Of Everything).
Cold War  88 mins
Kino Arthouse is a selection of the best foreign language and art-house films – all tickets £12 which includes a regular glass of wine, coffee or soft drink.
Paweł Pawlikowski follows his Oscar-winning Ida with the stunning Cold War, an epic romance set against the backdrop of Europe after the Second World War. Shot in luminous black and white, it’s a wistful and dreamlike journey through a divided continent – and a heartbreaking portrait of ill-fated love. Winner of the Best Director award at the Cannes Film Festival 2018, Pawlikowski melds the personal with the political to exquisite effect.
Luis And The Aliens [U] 86 mins
Growing up as half-orphan with an UFOlogist dad who’s obsessed to prove to the whole world that alien exist, 12-year-old Luis hasn’t had an easy and certainly not a normal life. So it’s quite a big surprise when one day, three awkward little aliens crash-land right in front of Luis.
This runs for the first film at weekends and at various other times (see quick-view listings page).
Great children’s films for just £8.50 and for every child ticket bought, an adult goes free. Grab a Kids’ Club loyalty card, have it stamped five times and get your sixth ticket free.