Set several centuries in the future, the abandoned Alita is found in the scrapyard of Iron City by Ido, a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. When Alita awakens, she has no memory of who she is, nor does she have any recognition of the world she finds herself in. As Alita learns to navigate her new life and the treacherous streets of Iron City, Ido tries to shield her from her mysterious past.
Wed 6 Feb
Thu 7 Feb
- 2h 53min
- Directed by: John Sturges
- Cast: Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasence, James Coburn
The classic WWII escape drama, featuring a fine ensemble cast trying to get out of the Nazi stalag. McQueen's 'Cooler King' became a screen icon, particularly in the scene where he attempts to jump over a field of barbed wire fences on a motorbike.
Sun 24 Mar
- 2h 10min
- Directed by: Peter Farrelly
- Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini
An unlikely friendship forms as Italian-American Tony Lip (Mortensen) chauffeurs African-American classical pianist Dr Don Shirley (Ali) through the deep south during the 60s.
Wed 30 Jan
Thu 31 Jan
- Directed by: Dean DeBlois
- Cast: Jay Baruchel
The adventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III and his dragon Toothless continue in the third installment of the movie series.
Fri 1 Feb
Sat 2 Feb
Sun 3 Feb
- 1h 57min
- Directed by: Barry Jenkins
- Cast: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King
Tish (Layne) and Fonny (James) are friends since childhood who grow up to realise that they’re soulmates, but then Fonny gets arrested and charged with rape. Jenkins’s follow-up to Moonlight is an enchanting, heartbreaking love story, adapted from James Baldwin’s novel. A great film with anger in its tender heart.
Mon 28 Jan
The National Theatre production of Arthur Miller's great play, starring Sally Field, Bill Pullman and Jenna Coleman.
Tue 14 May
New play by David Hare, premiering at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.
Thu 31 Jan
Northern Ballet retell the classic tale from the Brothers Grimm.
Sat 23 Feb
Sat 2 Mar
Ballet for kids based on the tale of three pigs with very differing approaches to construction.
Sat 23 Mar
Sat 13 Apr
- UK / US
- 1h 50min
- Directed by: Matthew Heineman
- Cast: Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan, Tom Hollander, Stanley Tucci
The story of intrepid war correspondent Marie Colvin (Pike) and her colleagues.
Mon 4 Feb
Love and friendship triumph in Carlos Acosta's vibrant production of this dazzling ballet.
Tue 19 Feb
Gounod's most popular opera returns in David McVicar's Parisian production, with singers including Michael Fabiano, Diana Damrau and Erwin Schrott.
Tue 30 Apr
Christof Loy directs a star-studded cast of singers, including Anna Netrebko, Jonas Kaufmann and Christopher Maltman, in Verdi's epic opera, conducted by Antonio Pappano.
Tue 2 Apr
- Directed by: Yves Abel (cond)
- Written by: Verdi
Richard Eyre's stunning production of Verdi's best-loved opera returns with star sopranos Ermonela Jaho and Angel Blue as Violetta; the casts also include Plácido Domingo and Charles Castronovo.
Wed 30 Jan
Kenneth MacMillan’s famous version of Shakespeare’s romantic tragedy set to Prokofiev’s magnificent score and performed by the Royal Ballet.
Tue 11 Jun
- 2h 5min
- Directed by: Antonio Pappano
- Cast: Angela Gheorghiu, Jonas Kaufmann and Bryn Terfel
This production of Puccini's classic, set in Rome at the turn of the 19th century, was conducted by Antonio Pappano.
Tue 30 Apr
The contemporary face of The Royal Ballet in revivals of works by Wheeldon and Pite and a world premiere by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui.
Thu 16 May
- Directed by: Simon Godwin
- Cast: Paapa Essiedu, Natalie Simpson, Clarence Smith
Paapa Essiedu stars as Hamlet in Shakespeare’s searing tragedy.
Wed 17 Apr
Live screening of Shakespeare's comedy, which has been reimagined into a matriarchy by director Justin Audibert.
Wed 5 Jun
A 16 Cineworld, formerly an Empire Cinema, to the north east of Poole, on Tower Park.
The railway station is near the bus station, and route 6 serves Tower Park. There is free parking
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