Thu 28 January - Wed 3 February
Shellharbour (4221 7233 after 10am)
4 Memorial Drive, Shellharbour, Shellharbour, NSW, 2529
Penguin Bloom (PG) 95 mins No Free Tickets
Thu Sun Mon Tue 10:30AM, 12:40PM, 2:50PM, 6:00PM
Fri 10:45AM, 12:40PM, 2:45PM, 4:55PM, 6:45PM
Sat 10:45AM, 12:35PM, 2:45PM, 4:55PM, 6:45PM
Wed 10:30AM, 12:30PM, 2:40PM, 6:00PM
The Dry (MA15+) 117 mins
Thu Tue Wed 10:30AM, 12:40PM, 4:00PM, 5:30PM
Fri Sat 10:30AM, 1:00PM, 4:00PM, 6:30PM
Sun 10:30AM, 12:40PM, 4:00PM, 5:40PM
Mon 12:40PM, 4:00PM, 5:30PM
The Marksman (M) 108 mins No Free Tickets
Thu Mon Tue Wed 12:50PM, 3:20PM, 5:45PM
Fri Sat 1:15PM, 3:45PM, 6:20PM
Sun 12:45PM, 3:20PM, 5:45PM
The Croods: A New Age (PG) 95 mins No Free Tickets
Thu Mon Tue Wed 11:00AM, 1:10PM, 3:50PM
Fri 11:00AM, 1:30PM, 4:00PM
Sat 11:00AM, 1:30PM, 6:45PM
Sun 11:00AM, 1:10PM, 3:50PM, 5:00PM
High Ground (MA15+) 104 mins
Thu Sun Mon Tue 2:55PM, 5:45PM
Fri 2:25PM, 7:00PM
Sat 2:30PM, 4:45PM, 7:00PM
Wed 2:30PM, 5:45PM
Occupation: Rainfall (M) 125 mins
Thu Tue 1:10PM, 3:15PM, 5:10PM
Fri Sat 1:10PM, 3:50PM, 6:30PM
Sun Mon Wed 1:10PM, 3:15PM, 5:00PM
Wonder Woman 1984 (M) 151 mins
Fri Sat 12:45PM (BYB), 3:20PM, 6:00PM
Thu Mon Tue Wed 12:40PM, 3:30PM
Sun 12:40PM
Pixie (MA15+) 93 mins
Thu Mon Tue Wed 3:15PM, 6:00PM
Fri Sat 3:40PM, 7:00PM
Sun 3:30PM, 6:00PM
The War with Grandpa (PG) 98 mins
Thu Sun Mon Tue 10:30AM, 12:35PM
Fri 10:30AM, 12:20PM
Sat 10:30AM, 12:25PM
Wed 12:10PM
Raiders of the Lost Ark (M) 121 mins
Sun Thu Mon Tue Wed 12:50PM
Sat 4:00PM
Music (M) 107 mins
Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue 10:30AM
Summerland (PG) 99 mins
Fri 10:50AM
Mon 10:30AM
Wed 10:20AM
The Witches (M) 104 mins
Thu Sun Mon Tue Wed 10:30AM
Sat 10:50AM
Maya the Bee: The Golden Orb (G) 88 mins
Sun 10:30AM
Thu Fri Sat Mon Tue Wed 10:40AM
Dreambuilders (PG) 81 mins
Thu Sun Mon Tue 10:40AM
Fri Sat 10:30AM
Wed 10:15AM
Wrong Turn (CTC) 109 mins No Free Tickets
Fri Sat 12:50PM
Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo (E) 90 mins No Free Tickets
Sun 3:00PM (Alt Cont)
Wed 10:30AM (Alt Cont)
Penguin Bloom (PG)
Penguin Bloom tells the true story of Sam Bloom (Academy Award® nominated Naomi Watts) a young mother whose world is turned upside down after a near-fatal accident leaves her unable to walk. Sam's husband, (Andrew Lincoln), her three young boys and her mother (Academy Award® nominated Jacki Weaver), are struggling to adjust to their new situation when an unlikely ally enters their world in the form of an injured baby magpie they name Penguin. The bird’s arrival is a welcome distraction for the Bloom family, eventually making a profound difference in the family's life.
The Dry (MA15+)
Be one of the first and see The Dry early at our advance screenings on Friday 18 – Sunday 20 December. Based on Jane Harper's award-winning novel, THE DRY follows federal Agent Aaron Falk (Eric Bana) return to his home town after an absence of over twenty years to attend the funeral of his childhood friend, Luke, who allegedly killed his wife and child before taking his own life – a victim of the madness that has ravaged this community after more than a decade of drought. When Falk reluctantly agrees to stay and investigate the crime, he opens up an old wound – the death of 17- year-old Ellie Deacon. Falk begins to suspect these two crimes, separated by decades, are connected. As he struggles to prove not only Luke’s innocence but also his own, Falk finds himself pitted against the prejudice towards him and pent-up rage of a terrified community. Plus, see Eric Bana himself and join us at a special Q&A screening at Event Cinemas George St On Wednesday 16 December. Get your tickets today!
The Marksman (M)
Jim Hanson’s (Liam Neeson) quiet life is suddenly disturbed by two people crossing the US/Mexico border – a woman and her young son – desperate to flee a Mexican cartel. After a shootout leaves the mother dead, Jim becomes the boy’s reluctant defender. He embraces his role as Miguel’s protector and will stop at nothing to get him to safety, as they go on the run from the relentless assassins.
The Croods: A New Age (PG)
The Croods have survived their fair share of dangers and disasters, from fanged prehistoric beasts to surviving the end of the world, but now they will face their biggest challenge of all: another family. Just when all seems lost, a new threat will propel both families on an epic adventure outside the safety of the wall, one that will force them to embrace their differences, draw strength from each other and forge a future together.
High Ground (MA15+)
Set against the stunning landscapes of 1930s Arnhem Land, HIGH GROUND chronicles young Aboriginal man Gutjuk (Jacob Junior Nayinggul), who in a bid to save the last of his family teams up with ex-soldier Travis (Simon Baker) to track down Baywara (Sean Mununggurr)—the most dangerous warrior in the Territory, who is also his Uncle. As Travis and Gutjuk journey through the outback they begin to earn each other’s trust, but when the truths of Travis’ past actions are suddenly revealed, it is he who becomes the hunted.
Occupation: Rainfall (M)
Two years into an intergalactic invasion of earth, survivors in Sydney, Australia, fight back in a desperate ground war. As casualties mount by the day, the resistance and their unexpected allies, uncover a plot that could see the war come to a decisive end. With the Alien invaders hell-bent on making earth their new home, the race is on to save mankind.
Wonder Woman 1984 (M)
Fast forward to the 1980s as Wonder Woman’s next big-screen adventure finds her facing an all-new foe: The Cheetah.
Pixie (MA15+)
Pixie (Cooke) wants to avenge her mother’s death by masterminding a heist, but her plans go awry and she finds herself on the run with two young men (Hardy, McCormack) who are way out of their depth being chased across the Wild Irish countryside by gangsters. She has to pit her wits against everyone, taking on the patriarchy to claim the right to shape her own life.
The War with Grandpa (PG)
Peter is thrilled that Grandpa is coming to live with his family. That is, until Grandpa moves into Peter's room, forcing him upstairs into the creepy attic. And though he loves his grandpa he wants his room back - so he has no choice but to declare war. With the help of his friends, Peter devises outrageous plans to make Grandpa surrender the room. But Grandpa is tougher than he looks. Rather than give in, Grandpa plans to get even.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (M)
(1981) Get ready for edge-of-your-seat thrills in Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark. Indy (Harrison Ford) and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood (Karen Allen) dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant. Experience one exciting cliffhanger after another when you discover adventure with the one and only Indiana Jones.
Music (M)
Zu is newly sober when she receives news that she is to become the sole guardian of her half-sister named Music, a young girl on the autism spectrum. The film explores two of Sia's favorite themes: finding your voice and creating family.
Summerland (PG)
SUMMERLAND follows the story of fiercely independent folklore investigator, Alice (Gemma Arterton) who secludes herself in her clifftop study, debunking myths using science to disprove the existence of magic. Consumed by her work, but also profoundly lonely, she is haunted by a love affair from her past. When spirited young Frank (Lucas Bond), an evacuee from the London Blitz, is dumped into her irritable care, his innocence and curiosity awaken Alice’s deeply buried emotions. Bravely embracing life’s miraculous unpredictability, Alice learns that wounds may be healed, second chances do occur, and that, just perhaps - magic really does exist.
The Witches (M)
Reimagining Dahl’s beloved story for a modern audience, Zemeckis’s visually innovative film tells the darkly humorous and heart-warming tale of a young orphaned boy who, in late 1967, goes to live with his loving Grandma in the rural Alabama town of Demopolis. As the boy and his grandmother encounter some deceptively glamorous but thoroughly diabolical witches, she wisely whisks our young hero away to an opulent seaside resort. Regrettably, they arrive at precisely the same time that the world’s Grand High Witch has gathered her fellow cronies from around the globe—undercover—to carry out her nefarious plans. Witches are real!
Maya the Bee: The Golden Orb (G)
When Maya and Willy bust out of winter lock down early they are catapulted headfirst into a top-secret mission! Entrusted with the care of a sacred orb, Maya and Willy team up with their old pals, Arnie and Barney, to deliver it to its new home atop the mysterious Bonsai Peak. But when their "orb" hatches, Maya and Willy come face to face with their biggest responsibility yet - a smooshy, squishy little princess! This adventure is a LOT more than they bargained for as they must work together to take on bounty hunters and traverse treacherous terrain to return the lost princess to her mountain colony, only to find it hanging in the balance of a turf war. Willy discovers a side of himself that he never expected as he becomes protective of the tiny princess. But to save her and her colony, Maya and Willy must convince the battling insect tribes to work together in order to survive a hungry bird attack!
Dreambuilders (PG)
It centers on Minna, a young girl who misuses her newfound ability to create and control other people's dreams to teach her bothersome stepsister a lesson.
Wrong Turn (CTC)
The terrifying, edge-of-your-seat thriller follows six friends from New York taking a hiking trip to the beautiful West Virginia Mountains who unwittingly fall prey to a savage sect known as The Foundation. WRONG TURN: THE FOUNDATION taps into the most basic human fear of being hunted, and delivers a taut horror with relentless adversaries, nightmarish twists and turns, and devastating consequences. New Yorkers Jes, Darius, Milla, Adam, Gary, and Luis are best friends embarking on a hiking trip in the Appalachian Mountains. Eager to begin and awed by the beauty around them, they instantly forget the advice of the local innkeeper to “not to stray from the path.” When Darius veers off the trail, he leads his friends into a deadly trap, pitting them against a cruel and secretive mountain cult. When the friends are put on trial for the death of one of the cult members, Jes must make a life changing choice to save her friends.
Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo (E)
Who was Frida Kahlo? Everyone knows her, but who was the woman behind the bright colours, the big brows, and the floral crowns? Take a journey through the life of a true icon, discover her art, and uncover the truth behind her often turbulent life. Making use of the latest technology to deliver previously unimaginable quality, we take an in-depth look at key works throughout her career. Using letters Kahlo wrote to guide us, this definitive film reveals her deepest emotions and unlocks the secrets and symbolism contained within her art. Exhibition on Screen’s trademark combination of interviews, commentary and a detailed exploration of her art delivers a treasure trove of colour and a feast of vibrancy. This personal and intimate film offers privileged access to her works, and highlights the source of her feverish creativity, her resilience, and her unmatched lust for life, politics, men and women. Delving deeper than any film has done before, engaging with world-renowned Kahlo experts, exploring how great an artist she was, discover the real Frida Kahlo.
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