Iron Lady looks sure winner for Streep

The Iron Lady.
The Iron Lady.

Showing from today, Friday


NEW! Iron Lady (12A)

(2h 10m)

Fri-Mon: 12:30, 15:10, 17:50, 20:30. Tue-Thu: 15:10, 17:50, 20:30.

Golden Globe nominations, cracking reviews for Meryl Streep’s performance, this intimate portrait of the rise and fall of Margaret Thatcher looks a dead cert for Oscars, whether you liked this controversial figure or not. Expect a cross between Yes Minister and The King’s Speech with a great British support cast including Jim Broadbent.

NEW! The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (18)

(3h 03m)

Subtitled show Sun: 16:35.

Fri-Thu: 13:10, 16:35, 20:00.

A clinical, faithful adaptation by the ever-reliable David ‘Social Network’ Fincher of the bestselling crime thriller by Stieg Larsson about murder, politics and skeletons in the cupboard. The Scandanvian settings remain but the cast is mainly non-Swedish with Daniel Craig playing the investigative journalist from a leftwing magazine and newcomer Rooney Mara playing the fiery bi-sexual punk goth Lisbeth Salander, a brilliant computer hacker with one hell of a temper

NEW! Goon (15)

(1h 57m)

wheelchair access

Fri-Thu: 18:30, 20:50.

Every 10 years or so, Hollywood makes an ice hockey movie where someone is battling against the odds with a stick in his hand and violence in his heart. This raucous hockey stars Seann William Scott of American Pie fame as a bouncer leading a team of under performing misfits to glory, hopefully.

Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol (12A)

(2h 38m)

wheelchair access

Fri-Sat: 11:10, 14:40, 17:10, 20:10. Sun: 14:10, 17:10, 20:10. Mon: 11:10, 14:10, 17:10, 20:10. Tue-Thu: 14:10, 17:10, 20:10.


Johnny English Reborn (PG)

(1h 51m)

wheelchair access

Tue: 10:30.

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (12A)

(2h 33m)

wheelchair access

Subtitled: Tue: 14:25.

Fri-Thu: 14:25, 17:20, 20:20.

Puss in Boots 3D (U)

(1h 50m)

wheelchair access

Fri-Thu: 16:20.

Puss in Boots 2D (U)

(1h 50m)

wheelchair access

Fri-Mon: 11:50.

Alvin and the Chipmunks – Chipwrecked (U)

(1h 47m)

wheelchair access

Fri-Mon: 12:10, 14:10. Tue-Thu: 14:10.


Kung Fu Panda 2 2D (PG)

(1h 40m)

wheelchair access Sun only

Fri-Mon: 11:15.


The Iron Lady (12A)

(1h 55m)

Tue: 10:40.


Rudding Park Hotel,


Rudding Park’s weekly Monday night programme of films plus meal in The Clocktower Restaurant continues with a season oof TV comedy classics this month.

To reserve seats, telephone 01423 871350.

Monday, January 9:

Only Fools and Horses: Complete Series 1 (PG)



Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (12A)

(2h 09m)

Showing Fri-Thu: 19:30. Matinee Mon: 14:30.

Robert Downey Jr reprises his role as the world’s most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes, and Jude Law returns as his formidable colleague, Dr Watson.


Happy Feet 2 (U)

(1h 43m)

Showing Fri-Thu: 19:30. Matinees Sat and Sun: 14:30pm.

The further adventures of Mumble the dancing penguin and his friends.