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Check out what's on in Watermans cinema. We show the latest films, with great value tickets starting at just £6 on Mondays and £6 for family cinema whatever your age! For theatre and opera lovers, there's a wide range of special events including film festivals, National Theatre Live, Glyndebourne and Met Opera. There's plenty of space to relax before and after the film in our licensed riverside cafe and restaurant, or grab a hot or cold drink to take into the film with you.

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Dora and the Lost City of Gold (PG) – Half-Term Family Cinema

23 Oct - 26 Oct

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her […]

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Farming (18)

23 Oct - 24 Oct

Based on his own life story, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje’s Farming charts the extraordinary journey of a young fostered Nigerian boy who, […]

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Judy (12A)

23 Oct - 31 Oct

Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform in a sell-out run at The Talk […]

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Judy (12A) – Parent and Baby

23 Oct

Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform in a sell-out run at The Talk […]

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The Farewell (PG)

24 Oct

In this funny, uplifting tale based on an actual lie, Chinese-born, U.S.-raised Billi (Awkwafina) reluctantly returns to Changchun to find […]

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Toy Story 4 (U) – Family Cinema

24 Oct

Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his […]

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The Goldfinch (15)

25 Oct - 31 Oct

“The Goldfinch” is the film adaptation of Donna Tartt’s globally acclaimed best-selling novel, which won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for […]

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Watermans With Words: Psychoanalysing the films of Stanley Kubrick

25 Oct

Master of cinema Stanley Kubrick relentlessly provoked and inspired audiences; much to the initial bafflement of critics, virtually every one […]

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French Impressions – A Faithful Man (15)

26 Oct

A Faithful Man (15) – original title L'Homme Fidèle Nine years after she left him for his best friend, journalist Abel […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Manon (Massenet)

26 Oct

Laurent Pelly’s enchanting production, starring exhilarating soprano Lisette Oropesa in the effervescent title role, explores the devastating consequences when excess and […]

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The Goldfinch (15) – Parent and Baby

30 Oct

“The Goldfinch” is the film adaptation of Donna Tartt’s globally acclaimed best-selling novel, which won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for […]

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Joker (15)

01 Nov - 07 Nov

Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck, who is indelibly portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix, is of a man struggling to find his […]

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Non-Fiction (15)

01 Nov - 06 Nov

Juliette Binoche and Guillaume Canet reunite with acclaimed director Olivier Assayas (Personal Shopper, Carlos) for this wry, slyly seductive tale […]

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Official Secrets (15)

01 Nov - 07 Nov

In 2003, as politicians in Britain and the US angle to invade Iraq, GCHQ translator Katharine Gun leaks a classified […]

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Christopher Robin (PG) – Family Cinema

02 Nov

Christopher Robin is all grown up and all out of imagination. Stuck at his disheartening job, he struggles to make […]

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Farewell To The Night (15) – 27th French Film Festival

03 Nov

Farewell To The Night (L'Adieu á la Nuit) Catherine Deneuve plays a woman distraught to learn that her grandson has […]

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream (12A) – National Theatre Encore

04 Nov

‘The course of true love never did run smooth.’ A feuding fairy King and Queen of the forest cross paths […]

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Joker (15) – Parent and Baby

06 Nov

Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck, who is indelibly portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix, is of a man struggling to find his […]

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Hansard (12A) – National Theatre Live

07 Nov

Hansard; noun The official report of all parliamentary debates. See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex […]

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After The Wedding (12A)

08 Nov - 14 Nov

Isabel (Michelle Williams) has dedicated her life to working with the children in an orphanage in Calcutta. Theresa (Julianne Moore) […]

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By The Grace Of God (15)

08 Nov - 14 Nov

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize Berlin Film Festival 2019 Francois Ozon's gripping true-life drama tells the story of three […]

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Gemini Man (12A)

08 Nov - 14 Nov

Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee (Life of Pi, Broke Back Mountain) directs Will Smith in this innovative action-thriller. Smith plays […]

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Horrible Histories The Movie: The Rotten Romans (PG) – Family Cinema

09 Nov

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans will transport audiences back to Roman Britain and embrace the timeless, irreverent humour […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Madama Butterfly (Puccini)

09 Nov

Anthony Minghella’s vividly cinematic staging of Puccini’s tale of unrequited love returns to our screens featuring soprano Hui He in the […]

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National Theatre Encore: Fleabag (15)

10 Nov - 21 Nov

More encores add in November on Sunday 10 November at 8.30pm and Thursday 21 November at 9pm. AVAILABLE TO BOOK […]

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Gemini Man (12A) – Parent and Baby

13 Nov

Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee (Life of Pi, Broke Back Mountain) directs Will Smith in this innovative action-thriller. Smith plays […]

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Brittany Runs A Marathon (15)

15 Nov - 21 Nov

Brittany Forgler is a funny, likeable, 27-year-old hot mess of a New Yorker whose trashy nightclub adventures and early-morning walks […]

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Monos (15)

15 Nov - 21 Nov

Winner of BEST FILM at the BFI's London Film Festival 2019 MONOS, Alejandro Landes’ awe-inspiring third feature, is a breathtaking […]

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Sorry We Missed You (15)

15 Nov - 21 Nov

From director Ken Loach and the award-winning team behind I, Daniel Blake, comes Sorry We Missed You – a powerful […]

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French Impressions – Une Femme Douce (15)

16 Nov

Our November featured film-maker is Robert Bresson one of the giants of French Cinema though now sadly neglected. Jon Davies […]

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Burning Ghost (15) – 27th French Film Festival

17 Nov

Burning Ghost / Vif Argent Winner of the prestigious Prix Jean Vigo, Stéphane Batut’s second feature is a beautifully made […]

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Sorry We Missed You (15) – Parent and Baby

20 Nov

From director Ken Loach and the award-winning team behind I, Daniel Blake, comes Sorry We Missed You – a powerful exploration of the […]

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Midway (12A)

22 Nov - 28 Nov

Midway centres on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked […]

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Pain and Glory (15)

22 Nov - 27 Nov

Pain And Glory tells of a series of re-encounters experienced by Salvador Mallo, a film director in his physical decline, […]

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The Good Liar (15)

22 Nov - 28 Nov

Career con artist Roy Courtnay (McKellen) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Mirren) online.  […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Akhnaten (Philip Glass)

23 Nov

Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines as the revolutionary Pharaoh who transformed ancient Egypt. Director Phelim McDermott, whose productions include the […]

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The Good Liar (15) – Parent and Baby

27 Nov

Career con artist Roy Courtnay (McKellen) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Mirren) online.  […]

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Present Laughter (12A) – National Theatre Live

28 Nov

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. As he prepares to embark […]

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Le Brio (15) – 27th French Film Festival

01 Dec

As a young woman growing up in the Paris suburb of Creteil, Neïla Salah (Camélia Jordana) dreamed of becoming a […]

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Hansard (12A) – National Theatre Encore

02 Dec - 05 Jan

Hansard; nounThe official report of all parliamentary debates. See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex Jennings (The […]

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Branagh Theatre Live: The Winter’s Tale

04 Dec

Due to phenomenal demand, The Winter’s Tale, Shakespeare's timeless tragicomedy of obsession and redemption, returns to cinemas this festive season. […]

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Present Laughter (12A) – National Theatre Encore

08 Dec - 16 Dec

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. As he prepares to embark on an […]

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French Impressions – Invisibles (15) – 27th French Film Festival

14 Dec

Invisibles / Les Invisibles Social commentary, feminist anthem, broad comedy with a side of rom com – Louis-Julien Petit’s Les […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Wozzeck (Alban Berg)

11 Jan

After wowing audiences with his astounding production of Lulu in 2015, South African artist William Kentridge now focuses his extraordinary […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Porgy and Bess (The Gershwins)

01 Feb

The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Agrippina (Handel)

29 Feb

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads as the imperious title empress in the Met’s first-ever performance of this tale of deception and deceit. […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Der Fliegende Hollander (Wagner)

14 Mar

Award-winning, Sir Bryn Terfel CBE, returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Tosca (Puccini)

11 Apr

Sir David McVicar’s bold staging of Puccini’s operatic thriller returns with star Soprano Anna Netrebko, whom the New York Times […]

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Met Opera 19-20: Maria Stuarda (Donizetti)

09 May

Set in 16th Century Britain, Donizetti’s historical drama follows Mary, Queen of Scots and her bitter rivalry with the cousin […]

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