Whitgift Film Theatre

London
Venue name: Whitgift Film Theatre
Contact:
Address: Crosland Road
Grimsby
DN37 9EH
  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    ‘The Voices’ is an ecstatically deranged, pitch-black comedy about a lovable murderer named Jerry (Ryan Reynolds). We also meet the cat who thinks Jerry should kill his colleagues and the sleepy mutt who disagrees (both voiced by Reynolds). It’s t...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    According to Hollywood legend, the Oscars banned animals from being eligible for Best Actor after German shepherd Rin Tin Tin won most votes in 1929. That won’t sound so ridiculous if you watch this powerful Hungarian drama featuring the Al Pacino...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    Cinema doesn’t come much more exuberant, musical and raw than French-Canadian filmmaker Xavier Dolan’s ‘Mommy’. It’s the tale of a wild, gurning teen, Steve (Antoine-Olivier Pilon), an angel face hiding devilish deeds. Steve has severe ADHD, which...
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  • Time Out says
    • 2 out of 5 stars
    We’ll watch the masterful Eddie Marsan (‘Happy-Go-Lucky’, ‘The World’s End’) in just about anything, but in this low-budget British film he squirms through the underwritten part of a meek government employee whose job is to arrange the last rites ...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    You know him as a surly lunk of slab-faced Aussie manhood. But Russell Crowe shows his squishy side as the director of this soft-hearted war melodrama. He also stars as Connor, a farmer whose three sons are missing presumed dead on the WWI battlef...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    ‘A Little Chaos’ is, you imagine, what Alan Titchmarsh might dream about after watching ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’. Kate Winslet plays a pioneering seventeenth-century gardener in the French court of Louis XIV, and she’s the best thing about the film....
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    At the core of this tender-hearted and moving British indie film is a fascinating relationship between a single mum, Julie (played by the superb Sally Hawkins), and her autistic teenage son, Nathan – played with equal smarts and insight by the you...
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  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    Alzheimer’s disease is a Greek tragedy: preordained by genetics, the neurodegenerative disorder is an unfathomably cruel death march down a tunnel that disappears behind you and gets darker with every step. 'Still Alice', adapted by married couple...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    This is a handsome and intelligent adaptation of the writings of Irène Némirovsky – the Russian-born French writer who died in Auschwitz and whose two unpublished novellas emerged in 2004 as one book, ‘Suite Française’. In her late thirties at the...
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  • Time Out says
    • 1 out of 5 stars
    Life in postwar Russia was brutal. Stalin’s Soviets were cracking down on dissidents. Food was in short supply and the winters were punishing. Worst of all, everyone went around speaking in weird pidgin English, with phlegm-clogged voices like the...
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