Mount Vic Flicks is taking a break from June 28 to July 20.
The life and music of Elvis Presley, seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker. The story delves into the complex dynamic between Presley and Parker spanning over 20 years, from Presley's rise to fame to his unprecedented stardom, against the backdrop of the evolving cultural landscape and loss of innocence in America.
A sweeping adaptation of Delia Owens’s critically-lauded and bestselling page-turner. A woman who raised herself in the marshes of the deep South becomes a suspect in the murder of a man she was once involved with.
A simple story with a big heart. Ugyen, a schoolteacher in his final year of training, has been sent to the remote town of Lunana in northern Bhutan. He must brave the high altitude, a lack of amenities and a brutal winter. Nominated for Best International Film at this year's Academy Awards.
A heartwarming and - unbelievably - true story of Maurice Flitcroft, the World's Worst Golfer. Maurice Flitcroft, a dreamer and unrelenting optimist, managed to gain entry to The British Open Golf Championship Qualifying in 1976 and subsequently shot the worst round in Open history, becoming a folk hero in the process.
Esther, a head seamstress at Dior Avenue Montaigne workshop, is at the end of her career. One day, her handbag is stolen by a 20-year-old girl, Jade. Instead of calling the police, Esther takes Jade under her wing and passes on her skills. Haute Couture was filmed with the full cooperation of the House of Dior who worked closely on the costumes and sets of the film.
Ukranian soprano Liudmyla Monastyrska, plays Puccini’s icy princess. Tenor Yonghoon Lee is the bold prince determined to win Turandot’s love, alongside soprano Michelle Bradley as the devoted servant Liù and legendary bass Ferruccio Furlanetto as the blind king Timur.
Enveloped in music, humour and emotion, Ali & Ava is a heartfelt contemporary love story. Ali and Ava, both lonely for different reasons, meet and sparks fly. Over a lunar month a deep connection begins to grow, despite the legacy of Ava's past relationship, and Ali's emotional turmoil at the breakdown of his marriage.
An all-star cast dazzles in the spectacular and exhilarating new film by Xavier Giannoli, an adaptation of Balzac’s classic novel about a young idealist who learns that anything can be bought and sold. Lucien de Rubempré, a young, lower-class poet, leaves his family's printing house for Paris. Soon, he learns the dark side of the arts business as he tries to stay true to his dreams.
Jodie Comer makes her West End debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller’s award-winning play. Tessa is a young, brilliant barrister. She has worked her way up from working class origins to be at the top of her game; defending; cross examining and winning. An unexpected event forces her to confront the lines where the patriarchal power of the law, burden of proof and morals diverge.
A Q&A screening hosted by Blue Mountains People for Reconciliation and Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation. The true story of the first Aboriginal filmmaker William Bill Onus. A truly heroic cultural and political figure, Onus revived his peopleʼs culture in the 1940s and ignited a civil rights movement that would, against enormous odds, change the course of history.
From the Academy Award® winning producers of Man on Wire and Searching For Sugar Man comes The Princess, a bold and immersive documentary on the life and death of Princess Diana. Though her story is well documented, The Princess draws exclusively upon contemporaneous archival footage, allowing the narrative to unfold as if it were in the present.
Soprano Nadine Sierra takes on one of the repertory’s most formidable and storied roles, the haunted heroine of Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, in an electrifying new staging by Australian theater and film director Simon Stone, conducted by Riccardo Frizza.
Emma Thompson is brilliant in Sophie Hyde’s sparkling comedy about an older woman who hires a sex worker and the unexpected relationship that blooms. Handled delicately by Australian director Hyde, this is a sex-positive and hilarious film that’s about a lot more than sex.
A bitingly funny behind-the-scenes satire of filmmaking. When a billionaire entrepreneur impulsively decides to create an iconic movie, he demands the best. Renowned filmmaker Lola Cuevas is recruited to mastermind this ambitious endeavour. Completing the all-star team are two actors with massive talent but even bigger egos - both are legends, but not exactly best friends.
When Australian composer Brett Dean’s Hamlet had its world premiere at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2017, The Guardian declared, “New opera doesn’t often get to sound this good … Shakespeare offers a gauntlet to composers that shouldn’t always be picked up, but Dean’s Hamlet rises to the challenge.”
The Women’s Adventure Film Tour is a celebration of the inspiring women around us who are doing extraordinary things in the name of adventure. This is Australia’s original women’s adventure film tour, created by Adventure Entertainment in partnership with She Went Wild. In a global first it was launched to a sell-out crowd in Sydney in May 2017 and has grown to become a success throughout the world.
A new play by David Hare directed by Nicholas Hytner. Ralph Fiennes plays New York master manipulator Robert Moses, in this blazing new play from David Hare (Skylight).
A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night). After an aerial dog fight, Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to win the heart of his old flame, Lydia Languish. Back on British soil, Jack’s advances soon turn to anarchy when the young heiress demands to be loved on her own, very particular, terms.
Lucy is a non-stop action thriller starring Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman about a girl whose accidental exposure to a new drug radically changes her mental capacity. So transformed, Lucy morphs into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
David Cronenberg's nightmare vision from 1983 of virtual reality out of control takes the form of a television show that seduces and takes over its viewers. Featuring Deborah Harry in her first major film, what Videodrome has to say about the expanding influence of media and technology is every bit as relevant today.
A pandemic movie decades ahead of its time (1971) and based on Michael Crichton’s best-selling novel, this time the bug comes from outer space. After an errant satellite crashes to Earth, scientists hunker down in a state-of-the-art laboratory buried deep underground in a race against time to save humanity.
The master of horror John Carpenter (Halloween, Escape from New York) combines a superb performance from Kurt Russell’s with incredible visuals to create this chilling version of the classic movie The Thing. In 1982, polar researchers discover an alien spacecraft containing a shape-shifting other-worldly being. In the Antarctic, no one can hear you scream.
Strap yourselves in and prepare for the jump to party speed with a futuristic night of intergalactic good times at the Saturday Gala Screening. We will be running a sci-fi dress up competition with prizes for the best outfits. Movie screening will be the 1972 enviro sci-fi classic Silent Running starting Bruce Dern. Pre-screening talk with guest speaker before the event. If that wasn't enough, free glass of bubbly on arrival. May the fun be with you!
Meet the robot of your dreams. In the mountain retreat of an internet billionaire, a young man takes part in a strange experiment: testing an artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot girl (Alicia Vikander). But the experiment twists into a dark psychological battle, where loyalties are torn between man and machine.
One of the most iconic science fiction movies, Creature from the Black Lagoon is a ground-breaking 1950s classic. When scientists exploring the Amazon River stumble upon a *missing link* connecting humans and fish, they plan to capture it for later study. The creature has plans of his own.
Anne Netrebko sings Norina, the role that made her a Met favourite, in this hilarious comedy by Donizetti. Alongside the superstar soprano, the exceptional bel canto cast features tenor Matthew Polenzani as Ernesto, baritone Mariusz Kwiecień as Dr. Malatesta, and bass-baritone John Del Carlo in the title role.
A blackly comic study of clashing cultures. While driving to a party at a grand villa, a wealthy couple on the verge of divorce accidentally hit and kill a young Moroccan man who was selling fossils on the roadside.
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