Little Miss Sunshine15

Directed by Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris | USA | 2006 | 1h 42m | Starring Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Abigail Breslin, Greg Kinnear, Alan Arkin, Paul Dano

When a surprise invitation arrives for seven-year-old Olive to compete in the fiercely competitive “Little Miss Sunshine” beauty pageant, her entire family sets off on a wild cross-country journey to cheer her on. Directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris, and featuring the stellar cast including the late Alan Arkin, this heartfelt indie comedy beautifully highlights the significance of family, resilience, and embracing our flaws with warmth and humour.

Reviews

‘This sparkling little gem takes the family road movie to unhoped-for heights of hilarity and humanity.’
★★★★
Angie Errigo, Empire Magazine

‘Despite tackling death and dysfunction, indie comedy drama Little Miss Sunshine radiates warmth and charm.’
★★★★
Stella Papamichael, BBC

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Today (Sunday 19th May)

14:45

Big Night 15
1h 49m
Stanley Tucci stars and directs this heartwarming and insightful comedy about two Italian brothers living in 1950s New Jersey hosting a spectacular banquet in a final effort to save their failing business.

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17:15

Challengers 15
2h 11m
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20:00

Kidnapped 12A
2h 14m | Italian w/ English subtitles
In 19th-century Italy, the Catholic Church kidnaps a young Jewish boy claiming that he was secretly baptised at birth. A gripping drama told with operatic intensity and visual grandeur by Palme d’Or winner Marco Bellocchio.

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Tomorrow (Monday 20th May)

18:00

Big Night 15
1h 49m
Stanley Tucci stars and directs this heartwarming and insightful comedy about two Italian brothers living in 1950s New Jersey hosting a spectacular banquet in a final effort to save their failing business.

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20:30

Blackbird Blackbird Blackberry 15
1h 50m | Georgian w/ English subtitles
In a Georgian village, a middle-aged woman vows never to marry, causing intrigue amongst the locals. But when she unexpectedly begins to fall in love, she must choose between her life of independence and romance.

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