LIGHT HOUSE PETONE / Full Schedule

52 Beach Street, Petone | Phone 04 939 2061
www.lighthousecinema.co.nz

MRS. LOWRY AND SON

91 mins | Rating: PG

  • November 03 – 1:30pm
  • November 09 – 4:35pm
  • November 12 – 6:00pm

Biopic on artist L.S. Lowry (Timothy Spall) and his relationship with his mother (Vanessa Redgrave), who tries to dissuade him from pursuing his passion.

HOPE GAP

100 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 06 – 6:00pm
  • November 10 – 3:10pm

A couple’s visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.

FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS

112 mins | Rating: M

  • October 30 – 8:00pm
  • November 02 – 6:15pm

OPENING NIGHT MOVIE. A London music executive is pranked into signing a group of shanty-singing fishermen in this feel-good, true-story comedy drama.

MILITARY WIVES

110 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 09 – 1:50pm
  • November 13 – 8:15pm

With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women on the home front form a choir and find themselves at the center of a media sensation and global movement.

THE AERONAUTS

101 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 03 – 3:25pm
  • November 09 – 2:30pm
  • November 11 – 1:00pm
  • November 13 – 6:00pm

Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne must fight survival on a hot air balloon in this biographical adventure flick directed by BAFTA nominee Tom Harper.

OFFICIAL SECRETS

112 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 03 – 5.30pm
  • November 06 – 8.15pm

CENTREPIECE MOVIE. Keira Knightley is whistle-blower Katharine Gun in this political thriller co-starring Ralph Fiennes and from the director of Tsotsi.

ALL AT SEA

103 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 07 – 10:45am
  • November 10 – 10:20am
  • November 11 – 6:00pm

A black comedy about an old rogue named Wally, who breaks all the rules to fulfill an old friends dying wish to be buried at sea. Starring Brian Cox.

CITIZEN K

128 mins | Rating: E

  • November 01 – 1:20pm
  • November 04 – 1:20pm
  • November 10 – 7:00pm
  • November 13 – 3:20pm

The strange case of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once believed to be the wealthiest man in Russia, who rocketed to prosperity and prominence in the 1990s, served a decade in prison, and became an unlikely martyr for the anti-Putin movement.

THE CORRUPTED

103 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 03 – 7:45pm
  • November 06 – 3:50pm

Crime drama starring Sam Claflin, Timothy Spall. Follows an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family.

THE ELEPHANT MAN

124 mins | Rating: PG

  • November 08 – 6:00pm

CLASSIC. Anthony Hopkins and John Hurt star in David Lynch’s film based on the true story of Joseph Merrick, a severely deformed man in 19th century London. Nominated for eight Academy Awards.

FARMING

101 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 04 – 8:00pm
  • November 12 – 1:00pm

English-Nigerian actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje writes and directs this autobiographical account of his adolescent years in a skinhead gang.

A GUIDE TO SECOND DATE SEX

81 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 01 – 8:30pm
  • November 13 – 1:30pm

Rom-com about a couple on a second date with no idea of what they are supposed to do. Based on the play by Rachel Hirons.

HAPPY NEW YEAR, COLIN BURSTEAD

95 mins | Rating: M

  • November 04 – 6:00pm
  • November 08 – 11:00am

Tragicomedy from English filmmaker Ben Wheatley (Sightseers). Colin hires a lavish country manor for his large extended family to celebrate New Year. When his black sheep brother (Sam Riley) unexpectedly arrives, the already cantankerous family dynamic is thrown far off orbit.

HORRIBLE HISTORIES: THE MOVIE-ROTTEN ROMANS

92 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 02 – 10:00am
  • November 09 – 10:00am

Historical comedy. A smart and quick-witted Roman teenager, manages to upset Emperor Nero with one of his schemes.

THE LAVENDER HILL MOB

78 mins | Rating: G

  • November 03 – 11:45am
  • November 110 – 11:00am

CLASSIC. A meek bank clerk who oversees the shipment of bullion joins with an eccentric neighbor to steal gold bars and smuggle them out of the country as miniature Eiffel Towers. Stars Alec Guiness.

LIAM GALLAGHER: AS IT WAS

85 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 02 – 12:00pm
  • November 08 – 8:30pm

Documentary on Oasis’ frontman who went from the dizzying heights of his champagne supernova years to finding himself lost in musical wilderness.

THE LION IN WINTER

134 mins | Rating: PG

  • November 01 – 10:40am
  • November 10 – 12:30pm

CLASSIC. 1183 A.D.: King Henry II’s three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he won’t commit to a choice. They and his wife variously plot to force him. Stars Peter O’Toole, Katharine Hepburn, Anthony Hopkins.

MEETING GORBACHEV

91 mins | Rating: E

  • November 05 – 1:00pm
  • November 09 – 8:45pm

Werner Herzog interviews former Russian head of state Mikhail Gorbachev and key eyewitnesses to his influential place in late 20th Century history.

MR. JONES

119 mins | Rating: M

  • November 02 – 1:50pm
  • November 13 – 8:15pm

A Welsh journalist breaks the news in the western media of the famine in the Soviet Union in the early 1930s.

OLD BOYS

96 mins | Rating: TBC

  • October 31 – 6:00pm
  • November 12 – 11:00am

In this school-set re-working of Cyrano, an awkward but imaginative pupil helps the handsome but spectacularly dim school-hero pursue the fiery daughter of a visiting French teacher.

PETERLOO

154 mins | Rating: M

  • October 31 – 12:50pm
  • November 06 – 12:40pm
  • November 11 – 8:10pm

Multi-Oscar nominee Mike Leigh (Another Year) writes and directs this story on the 1819 Peterloo Massacre.

THE PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN

124 mins | Rating: TBC

  • October 31 – 8:00pm
  • November 09 – 12:00pm

Oscar winners Mel Gibson and Sean Penn lead this true story retelling the trials and hardships faced in the making of the Oxford English Dictionary.

RAY & LIZ

108 mins | Rating: M

  • November 06 – 10:20am
  • November 12 – 8:00pm

Photographer Richard Billingham returns to the squalid council flat outside of Birmingham where he and his brother were raised, in a confrontation and reconciliation with his parents.

ROBERT THE BRUCE

123 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 02 – 8:30pm
  • November 07 – 1:00pm

The story of nobleman-turned-outlaw hero who was crowned king of Scots in the 14th century.

ROMANTIC ROAD

80 mins | Rating: E

  • November 03 – 5:15pm
  • October 31 – 11:00am
  • November 03 – 10:00am
  • November 05 – 11:00am
  • November 10 – 5.15pm

Drama about a free-spirited upper-class English couple in their sixties, married for 35 years and on the verge of retirement.

THE SONG OF NAMES

113 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 05 – 8:20pm
  • November 09 – 6:30pm

Tim Roth and Clive Owen star in this detective story spread over two continents and a half century.

SORRY WE MISSED YOU

100 mins | Rating: M

  • November 02 – 4:10pm
  • November 07 – 6:00pm

Ken Loach drama. Ricky and his family have been fighting an uphill struggle against debt since the 2008 financial crash. An opportunity to wrestle back some independence appears with a shiny new van and the chance to run a franchise…

TELL IT TO THE BEES

108 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 04 – 11:00am
  • November 07 – 8:10pm

In 1950s small town Britain, a doctor develops a relationship with her young patient’s mother. Stars Anna Paquin.

VITA & VIRGINIA

110 mins | Rating: M

  • November 05 – 6:00pm
  • November 13 – 11:10am

True romance about the love affair between socialite and author Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki). Co-stars Isabella Rossellini.

PENTHOUSE CINEMA / Full Schedule

205 Ohiro Road, Brooklyn | Phone 04 384 3157
www.penthousecinema.co.nz

MRS. LOWRY AND SON

91 mins | Rating: PG

  • November 02 – 4:35pm
  • November 05 – 6:00pm
  • November 10 – 1:30pm

Biopic on artist L.S. Lowry (Timothy Spall) and his relationship with his mother (Vanessa Redgrave), who tries to dissuade him from pursuing his passion.

HOPE GAP

100 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 03 – 3:10pm
  • November 13 – 6:00pm

A couple’s visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.

FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS

112 mins | Rating: M

  • October 30 – 8:00pm
  • November 09 – 6:15pm

OPENING NIGHT MOVIE. A London music executive is pranked into signing a group of shanty-singing fishermen in this feel-good, true-story comedy drama.

MILITARY WIVES

110 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 09 – 1:50pm
  • November 13 – 8:15pm

With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women on the home front form a choir and find themselves at the center of a media sensation and global movement.

THE AERONAUTS

101 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 02 – 2:30pm
  • November 04 – 1:00pm
  • November 06 – 6:00pm
  • November 10 – 3:25pm

Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne must fight survival on a hot air balloon in this biographical adventure flick directed by BAFTA nominee Tom Harper.

OFFICIAL SECRETS

112 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 06 – 8:15pm
  • November 10 – 5:30pm

CENTREPIECE MOVIE. Keira Knightley is whistle-blower Katharine Gun in this political thriller co-starring Ralph Fiennes and from the director of Tsotsi.

ALL AT SEA

103 mins | Rating: TBC

  • October 31 – 10:45am
  • November 03 – 10:20am
  • November 04 – 6:00pm

A black comedy about an old rogue named Wally, who breaks all the rules to fulfill an old friends dying wish to be buried at sea. Starring Brian Cox.

CITIZEN K

128 mins | Rating: E

  • November 03 – 7:00pm
  • November 06 – 3:20pm
  • November 08 – 1:20pm
  • November 11 – 1:20pm

The strange case of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once believed to be the wealthiest man in Russia, who rocketed to prosperity and prominence in the 1990s, served a decade in prison, and became an unlikely martyr for the anti-Putin movement.

THE CORRUPTED

103 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 10 – 7:45pm
  • November 13 – 3:50pm

Crime drama starring Sam Claflin, Timothy Spall. Follows an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family.

THE ELEPHANT MAN

124 mins | Rating: PG

  • November 01 – 6:00pm

CLASSIC. Anthony Hopkins and John Hurt star in David Lynch’s film based on the true story of Joseph Merrick, a severely deformed man in 19th century London. Nominated for eight Academy Awards.

FARMING

101 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 05 – 1:00pm
  • November 11 – 8:00pm

English-Nigerian actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje writes and directs this autobiographical account of his adolescent years in a skinhead gang.

A GUIDE TO SECOND DATE SEX

81 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 06 – 1:30pm
  • November 08 – 8:30pm

Rom-com about a couple on a second date with no idea of what they are supposed to do. Based on the play by Rachel Hirons.

HAPPY NEW YEAR, COLIN BURSTEAD

95 mins | Rating: M

  • November 01 – 11:00am
  • November 11 – 6:00pm

Tragicomedy from English filmmaker Ben Wheatley (Sightseers). Colin hires a lavish country manor for his large extended family to celebrate New Year. When his black sheep brother (Sam Riley) unexpectedly arrives, the already cantankerous family dynamic is thrown far off orbit.

HORRIBLE HISTORIES: THE MOVIE-ROTTEN ROMANS

92 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 02 – 10:00am
  • November 09 – 10:00am

Historical comedy. A smart and quick-witted Roman teenager, manages to upset Emperor Nero with one of his schemes.

THE LAVENDER HILL MOB

78 mins | Rating: G

  • November 04 – 11:00am
  • November 10 – 11:45am

CLASSIC. A meek bank clerk who oversees the shipment of bullion joins with an eccentric neighbor to steal gold bars and smuggle them out of the country as miniature Eiffel Towers. Stars Alec Guiness.

LIAM GALLAGHER: AS IT WAS

85 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 01 – 8:30pm
  • November 09 – 12:00pm

Documentary on Oasis’ frontman who went from the dizzying heights of his champagne supernova years to finding himself lost in musical wilderness.

THE LION IN WINTER

134 mins | Rating: PG

  • November 03 – 12:30pm
  • November 08 – 10:40am

CLASSIC. 1183 A.D.: King Henry II’s three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he won’t commit to a choice. They and his wife variously plot to force him. Stars Peter O’Toole, Katharine Hepburn, Anthony Hopkins.

MEETING GORBACHEV

91 mins | Rating: E

  • November 02 – 8:45pm
  • November 12 – 1:00pm

Werner Herzog interviews former Russian head of state Mikhail Gorbachev and key eyewitnesses to his influential place in late 20th Century history.

MR. JONES

119 mins | Rating: M

  • November 01 – 1:00pm
  • November 08 – 6:00pm

A Welsh journalist breaks the news in the western media of the famine in the Soviet Union in the early 1930s.

OLD BOYS

96 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 05 – 11:00am
  • November 07 – 6:00pm

In this school-set re-working of Cyrano, an awkward but imaginative pupil helps the handsome but spectacularly dim school-hero pursue the fiery daughter of a visiting French teacher.

PETERLOO

154 mins | Rating: M

  • November 04 – 8:10pm
  • November 07 – 12:50pm
  • November 13 – 12:40pm

Multi-Oscar nominee Mike Leigh (Another Year) writes and directs this story on the 1819 Peterloo Massacre.

THE PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN

124 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 02 – 12:00pm
  • November 07 – 8:00pm

Oscar winners Mel Gibson and Sean Penn lead this true story retelling the trials and hardships faced in the making of the Oxford English Dictionary.

RAY & LIZ

108 mins | Rating: M

  • November 05 – 8:00pm
  • November 13 – 10:20am

Photographer Richard Billingham returns to the squalid council flat outside of Birmingham where he and his brother were raised, in a confrontation and reconciliation with his parents.

ROBERT THE BRUCE

123 mins | Rating: TBC

  • October 31 – 1:00pm
  • November 09 – 8:30pm

The story of nobleman-turned-outlaw hero who was crowned king of Scots in the 14th century.

ROMANTIC ROAD

80 mins | Rating: E

  • November 03 – 5:15pm
  • November 03 – 5:15pm
  • November 07 – 11:00am
  • November 10 – 10:00am
  • November 12 – 11:00am

Drama about a free-spirited upper-class English couple in their sixties, married for 35 years and on the verge of retirement.

THE SONG OF NAMES

113 mins | Rating: TBC

  • November 02 – 6:30pm
  • November 12 – 8:20pm

Tim Roth and Clive Owen star in this detective story spread over two continents and a half century.

SORRY WE MISSED YOU

100 mins | Rating: M

  • October 31 – 6:00pm
  • November 09 – 4:10pm

Ken Loach drama. Ricky and his family have been fighting an uphill struggle against debt since the 2008 financial crash. An opportunity to wrestle back some independence appears with a shiny new van and the chance to run a franchise…

TELL IT TO THE BEES

108 mins | Rating: TBC

  • October 31 – 8:10pm
  • November 11 – 11:00am

In 1950s small town Britain, a doctor develops a relationship with her young patient’s mother. Stars Anna Paquin.

VITA & VIRGINIA

110 mins | Rating: M

  • November 06 – 11:10am
  • November 12 – 6:00pm

True romance about the love affair between socialite and author Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki). Co-stars Isabella Rossellini.