What's On at the UCD Cinema

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Tickets available from UCD Student Centre Reception 30 minutes before screening.
For more information contact cinema@ucd.ie or 7163810
VIDEO FILMDESCRIPTION
The Party
Runtime: 71 mins Rating: 15A

Janet (Kristin Scott Thomas) has just been appointed to a key ministerial position in the shadow cabinet – the crowning achievement of her political career. She and her husband Bill (Timothy Spall) plan to celebrate this with a few close friends. As the guests arrive at their home in London the party takes an unexpected turn when Bill suddenly makes some explosive revelations that take everyone present by surprise. Love, friendships and political convictions are soon called into question in this hilarious comedy of tragic proportions.


Showtimes
Thursday 23 November 2017 at 20:30 - Book
Thor: Ragnarok
Runtime: 130 mins Rating: 12A

Imprisoned, the almighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization.


Showtimes
Friday 24 November 2017 at 15:00 - Book
Friday 24 November 2017 at 20:00 - Book
Monday 27 November 2017 at 20:30 - Book
Thursday 30 November 2017 at 20:15 - Book
The Death of Stalin
Runtime: 106 mins Rating: 15A

The internal political landscape of 1950’s Soviet Russia takes on darkly comic form in a new film by Emmy award-winning and Oscar-nominated writer/director Armando Iannucci. In the days following Stalin’s collapse, his core team of ministers tussle for control; some want positive change in the Soviet Union, others have more sinister motives. Their one common trait? They’re all just desperately trying to remain alive.


Showtimes
Friday 24 November 2017 at 18:00 - Book
Monday 27 November 2017 at 15:00 - Book
Wednesday 29 November 2017 at 20:30 - Book
Head-On
Runtime: 121 mins Rating: 18 Club

With the intention to break free from the strict familial restrictions, a suicidal young woman sets up a marriage of convenience with a forty-year-old addict, an act that will lead to an outburst of envious love.


Showtimes
Monday 27 November 2017 at 18:00 - Book
UCD Staff Christmas Movie - The Snowman and the Snowdog
Runtime: 24 mins Rating: G

The Snowman and The Snow Dog is a 2012 animated short film. It is the sequel to The Snowman, and was created to mark the 30th anniversary of the original short film. Wonderful, touching, winter tale of a young boy and a snowman that comes to life. Fabulous film and terrific music to inspire and move young and old alike. A real treat and even the very little will enjoy the story. 



This Film is suitable for younger Children. This film is supported by The UCD Employee Engagement Network, Estate Service and Culture & Engagement - UCD HR. There will also be face painting and other surprises on the day.



The event is free to UCD employees and their children. A suggested donation of €5 for the children’s charity Barnados will be collected on the day. Please use your infohub account to register.


Showtimes
Sunday 10 December 2017 at 13:00 - Full, Sorry!
UCD Staff Christmas Movie - ELF
Runtime: 97 mins Rating: G

Buddy was accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa's elves. Unable to shake the feeling that he doesn't fit in, the adult Buddy travels to New York, in full elf uniform, in search of his real father. As it happens, this is Walter Hobbs, a cynical businessman. After a DNA test proves this, Walter reluctantly attempts to start a relationship with the childlike Buddy with increasingly chaotic results.



This film is supported by The UCD Employee Engagement Network, Estate Service and Culture & Engagement - UCD HR. There will also be face painting and other surprises on the day.



The event is free to UCD employees and their children. A suggested donation of €5 for the children’s charity Barnados will be collected on the day. Please use your infohub account to register.


Showtimes
Sunday 10 December 2017 at 14:30 - Full, Sorry!