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See How They Run

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OCTOBER 2022

Classic Season: Horror On The Brink

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SAT 15TH OCT MIDDAY-MIDNIGHT

Blood & Celluloid: Vampire Film Festival

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Moonage Daydream

Welcome to the Ultimate Picture Palace

The UPP is Oxford’s only independent cinema and one of the oldest cinemas in the UK. We show a mix of independent, mainstream, international, and classic films all in our cosy single-screen auditorium. Find us just off the Cowley Road in East Oxford. 

What's on

Today (Wednesday 5th October)

16:00

See How They Run 12A
1h 38m
Saoirse Ronan, Sam Rockwell, and Adrien Brody feature in an all-star ensemble for Tom George’s entertaining murder mystery comedy romp set in 1950s London.

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18:15

Her Way 18
Socially Distanced
1h 37m | French w/ English subtitles
Laure Calamy (Call My Agent!) gives a magnetic performance as a sex worker forced outside her safety zone to help her wayward son get into cookery school.

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20:30

Moonage Daydream 15
2h 15m
Oscar-nominated filmmaker Brett Morgen weaves archival footage of David Bowie to present a kaleidoscopic portrait of one of the 20th-century’s most iconic artists.

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Tomorrow (Thursday 6th October)

12:30

See How They Run 12A
Baby Club
1h 38m
Saoirse Ronan, Sam Rockwell, and Adrien Brody feature in an all-star ensemble for Tom George’s entertaining murder mystery comedy romp set in 1950s London.

Book here

15:15

Moonage Daydream 15
Socially Distanced
2h 15m
Oscar-nominated filmmaker Brett Morgen weaves archival footage of David Bowie to present a kaleidoscopic portrait of one of the 20th-century’s most iconic artists.

Book here

18:15

See How They Run 12A
1h 38m
Saoirse Ronan, Sam Rockwell, and Adrien Brody feature in an all-star ensemble for Tom George’s entertaining murder mystery comedy romp set in 1950s London.

Book here

20:30

Her Way 18
1h 37m | French w/ English subtitles
Laure Calamy (Call My Agent!) gives a magnetic performance as a sex worker forced outside her safety zone to help her wayward son get into cookery school.

Book here


Coming soon

Funny Pages by Owen Kline

Funny Pages

Showing from Saturday 8th October
Hilariously twisted coming-of-age story, produced by the Safdie Brothers (Uncut Gems), about a teenage boy dropping out of college to become a comic book artist.

REMOTE by Mika Rottenberg and Mahyad Tousi

REMOTE

Showing from Saturday 8th October
Modern Art Oxford presents a new work by visual artists Mika Rottenberg and Mahyad Tousi exploring human connections in the age of technology and convenience.

Funny Pages by Owen Kline

IF Oxford presents: Her

Showing Thursday 13th October
Join neuroscientists from the University of Oxford for a screening and discussion about this Oscar-winning 2013 sci-fi starring Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson. 

 

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Our community of UPP members get exclusive discounts including 2 free tickets, a free drink at our cosy bar and £2 off the price of tickets. 

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Blood & Celluloid: Vampire Film Festival (Sat 15 Oct)

Blood & Celluloid: Vampire Film Festival (Sat 15 Oct)

Join us on Saturday 15th October 2022, between midday and midnight, for an all-day celebration of classic vampire films. Supported by ... Read more

Celebrate National Cinema Day with £3 tickets (Sat 3rd Sept)

Celebrate National Cinema Day with £3 tickets (Sat 3rd Sept)

On Saturday 3rd September, we are thrilled to participate in this year's National Cinema Day. Launched by the UK Cinema Association ... Read more

Cronenberg: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Cronenberg: Something Wicked This Way Comes

It is highly unlikely that many of us, emerging slightly soiled and perturbed from a double bill of Shivers and Rabid, back in 1977, ... Read more

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Our unique art-deco venue is the perfect place for private screenings, children and adult birthday parties, fundraisers, premieres, presentations, community events, film festivals and more.

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