UK Cinema Releases: December 2008

UK Cinema Releases / December 2008


The Children (15) Vertigo Films / London & Nationwide
The Express (PG) Universal / Empire Leicester Square & Nationwide
The Girl In The Park (15) Unanimous Pictures / Apollo Cinema Piccadilly Circus & Key Cities
Julia (15) Chelsea Films / Chelsea Cinema, Curzons Mayfair & Soho & Key Cities
Lakeview Terrace (15) Sony Pictures / Nationwide
The Lost City (TBC) Lionsgate UK / Apollo Cinema Piccadilly Circus only
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (PG) Paramount / Odeon Leicester Square & Nationwide (Previews 29 & 30 November)
Patti Smith Dream Of Life (15) Verve Pictures / Odeon Panton Street, Ritzy & Key Cities
Rivals (15) Optimum Releasing / Coronet, P’Houses Clapham & Greenwich, Odeon Swiss Cttge & Key Cities
The Secret Life Of Bees (12A) 20th Century Fox / Vue West End, Cineworld Shaftesbury Ave. & Nationwide
Summer (15) Vertigo Films / London & Key Cities
Transporter 3 (15) (D) Icon / Vue West End & Nationwide
Trouble The Water (15) ICA Films / ICA & Selected Key Cities


The Day The Earth Stood Still (12A) 20th Century Fox / Vue West End & Nationwide (Previews fm 10 Dec 08)
Dean Spanley (U) Icon / Curzon Mayfair & Nationwide
Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde (12A) (R/I) bfi Distribution / BFI Southbank
Inkheart (PG) Entertainment / Nationwide
Lemon Tree (PG) Unanimous Pictures / Curzon Soho, Odeon Swiss Cottage & Key Cities
Love And Honour (12A) ICA Films / ICA & Selected Key Cities
The Man From London (12A) Artificial Eye / Renoir & Key Cities
North Face (12A) (D) Metrodome / London sites (tbc) & Key Cities
Trade (15) Lionsgate UK / Apollo Cinema, Piccadilly Circus & The Ritzy, Brixton
White Christmas (U) (R/I) Park Circus / Curzon Mayfair & Nationwide


Bicycle Thieves (U) (R/I) Park Circus / Barbican, Renoir, Filmhouse Edinburgh & Key Cities
Gonzo: The Life And Work Of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (15) Optimum Releasing / Cineworld Haymarket, Odeons Camden & Covent Garden
La Boheme (PG) Axiom Films / Apollo West End, Barbican and Key Cities
Stone Of Destiny (PG) Odeon Sky Filmworks / To be advised
The Tale Of Despereaux (U) Universal / Vue West End & Nationwide (Previews 13 & 14 December)
Twilight (12A) Contender Films / Vue West End & Nationwide


Australia (12A) 20th Century Fox / Odeon Leicester Square & Nationwide
Bedtime Stories (PG) Walt Disney / Empire Leicester Square & Nationwide
Far North (TBC) Soda Pictures / London venues tbc & Key Cities
Gardens In Autumn (Jardines En Automne) (PG) Artificial Eye / Renoir & Key Cities
Mum and Dad (18) Revolver Entertainment / Curzon Soho, Ritzy, Screen on the Green & Key Cities
Yes Man (12A) Warner Bros. / Vue West End & Nationwide


We’ll also post a breakdown of the weekly releases every Friday with more detail on each film.

If you have any questions about this month’s cinema releases or any upcoming titles then just email me or leave a comment below.

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Check out this week’s cinema releases (W/C Friday 5th December)