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Inside Out 2

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WED 24TH JULY 6.15PM

Wilding

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Kinds of Kindness

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The Bikeriders

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SAT 27 – WED 31 JULY

The Conversation

Welcome to the Ultimate Picture Palace

The UPP is a community-owned cinema and Oxford’s only independent cinema. We show an eclectic mix of independent, mainstream, international, and classic films all in our cosy single-screen auditorium. Find us on the Cowley Road in East Oxford. 

What's on

Today (Saturday 13th July)

20:30

Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Gar 18
1h 52m
A piano player joins a manhunt for Alfredo Garcia, seeking a million-dollar bounty. With his girlfriend, he embarks on a tequila-fueled trek across the Mexican frontier in Sam Peckinpah’s stark and fatalistic neo-Western.

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Tomorrow (Sunday 14th July)

15:15

Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Gar 18
1h 52m
A piano player joins a manhunt for Alfredo Garcia, seeking a million-dollar bounty. With his girlfriend, he embarks on a tequila-fueled trek across the Mexican frontier in Sam Peckinpah’s stark and fatalistic neo-Western.

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17:45

Inside Out 2 U
1h 36m
In Pixar's eagerly anticipated sequel to their Oscar-winning animation, Riley becomes a teeanger and has a whole new set of emotions to help her navigate her way through new friendships and changing family relationships.

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Coming soon

Small, Slow But Steady directed by Shô Miyake

Kinds Of Kindness

Showing from Friday 19th July
A man takes control of his life. A man’s missing wife returns. A woman searches for a spiritual leader. Three stories come together in Yorgos Lanthimos’ dark comedy, starring Emma Stone, Jesse Plemons, and Willem Dafoe.

Mother and Son directed by Léonor Serraille

The Nature of Love

Showing from Sunday 21st July
In French-Canadian director Monia Chokri’s sharply perceptive romantic comedy, a 40-year-old philosophy professor, stuck in a loveless marriage, embarks on an affair with the young craftsman working on their home.

The Super 8 Years directed by Annie Ernaux & David Ernaux-Briot

Orlando, My Political Biography

Showing from Friday 26th July
Virginia Woolf’s 1928 novel ‘Orlando’ acts an inspiration in Paul B. Preciado’s award-winning documentary illustrating how life, poetry, and gender converge in the lives of trans people past and present.

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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. 

UPP News

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Will Heaven Fall Upon Us? Béla Tarr Retrospective

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The 1970s – Hollywood’s Second Golden Age

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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre: Tobe Hooper’s 1974 Bloodbath

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre: Tobe Hooper’s 1974 Bloodbath

“We are living in a land where sex and horror are the new Gods.” So pronounced Holly Johnson, lead singer of Frankie Goes to ... Read more

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