Cinema

The Phoenix Cinema is Orkney’s only Digital 3D cinema.

Our fully digital single screen cinema has a capacity for 243 with wheelchair bays, an induction loop for the hearing impaired and a Williams Sound infrared system offering hearing assistance and audio description on compatible films. For information on booking wheelchair bays or if you have any further questions regarding disabled facilities, please contact Reception on 01856 879900.

Enjoy the latest movie releases nightly or daily during our Phoenix Days shows, with matinees for children at weekends and during school holidays, plus special screenings of foreign language films, independent and world cinema through Phoenix Fringe. The CEA card is accepted at our cinema. For more information and to apply for a card, please visit www.ceacard.co.uk

For an in-depth review on all our cinema listings along with all the latest news in the world of cinema, please visit www.pearlanddean.com 

The cinema auditorium is also available for lectures, conferences and private screenings along with full audio visual and technical support.

 

October – November 2014

Oct
30
Thu
National Theatre: Frankenstein
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm
National Theatre: Frankenstein

*Johnny Lee Miller as The Creature*

Due to unprecedented audience demand, National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time this Halloween. Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered Creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the friendless Creature, increasingly desperate and vengeful, determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal. Directed by Danny Boyle, Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternating roles as Victor Frankenstein and his creation.

150 mins

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National Theatre: Frankenstein
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm
National Theatre: Frankenstein

*Benedict Cumberbatch as The Creature*

Due to unprecedented audience demand, National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time this Halloween. Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered Creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the friendless Creature, increasingly desperate and vengeful, determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal. Directed by Danny Boyle, Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternating roles as Victor Frankenstein and his creation.

150 mins

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Oct
31
Fri
Halloween Special: Alien & Aliens
Oct 31 @ 6:30 pm
Halloween Special: Alien & Aliens

In space, no one can hear your scream… This Halloween, don’t miss the chance to scream along with other cinema-goers as you watch the Directors’ Cuts of two of the most iconic sci-fi-horror films of all time, back on the big screen for one night only! In Ridley Scott’s Alien, the commercial vessel Nostromo receives a distress call from an unexplored planet. After searching for survivors, the crew heads back to the ship but soon realise that they’ve brought an alien lifeform on board with them… In the James Cameron directed sequel, Aliens, the planet from the first film has been colonised, but contact is lost. This time, the rescue team has impressive firepower, but will it be enough?

Alien (1979) 115 mins – 6:30pm
Aliens (1986) 155 mins – 9pm

*Standard prices apply for individual film tickets*

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Nov
1
Sat
The Boxtrolls
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm
The Boxtrolls

The town of Cheesebridge is plagued by mysterious, nocturnal beasties that are said to prey on children. But Eggs, the baby they supposedly abducted years before, is healthy and happy and just keen to keep his new friends safe from the terrifying exterminator. Based on the children’s novel ‘Here Be Monsters’ by Alan Snow, with the voices of Elle Fanning, Ben Kingsley, Nick Frost and Richard Ayoade.

97 mins

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Deliver Us From Evil
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm
Deliver Us From Evil

New York police officer Ralph Sarchie, struggling with his own personal issues, joins forces with an unconventional priest to investigate a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes that are terrorizing their city. Based upon the book, which details Sarchie’s bone-chilling real-life cases, starring Eric Bana. Halloween week special – 2 for 1 tickets!

118 mins

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Nov
2
Sun
The Boxtrolls 3D
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm
The Boxtrolls 3D

The town of Cheesebridge is plagued by mysterious, nocturnal beasties that are said to prey on children. But Eggs, the baby they supposedly abducted years before, is healthy and happy and just keen to keep his new friends safe from the terrifying exterminator. Based on the children’s novel ‘Here Be Monsters’ by Alan Snow, with the voices of Elle Fanning, Ben Kingsley, Nick Frost and Richard Ayoade.

97 mins

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Deliver Us From Evil
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm
Deliver Us From Evil

New York police officer Ralph Sarchie, struggling with his own personal issues, joins forces with an unconventional priest to investigate a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes that are terrorizing their city. Based upon the book, which details Sarchie’s bone-chilling real-life cases, starring Eric Bana. Halloween week special – 2 for 1 tickets!

118 mins

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Nov
3
Mon
Deliver Us From Evil
Nov 3 @ 7:30 pm
Deliver Us From Evil

New York police officer Ralph Sarchie, struggling with his own personal issues, joins forces with an unconventional priest to investigate a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes that are terrorizing their city. Based upon the book, which details Sarchie’s bone-chilling real-life cases, starring Eric Bana. Halloween week special – 2 for 1 tickets!

118 mins

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Nov
4
Tue
A Walk Among the Tombstones
Nov 4 @ 7:30 pm
A Walk Among the Tombstones

Former cop Matt Scudder, now a private eye, is asked by a drug dealer to find the men who kidnapped his wife – as it seems like they killed her even after he paid them. After Scudder does some research he finds that the men he is looking for have done this more than once… An intense thriller starring Liam Neeson.

114 mins

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Nov
5
Wed
A Walk Among the Tombstones
Nov 5 @ 7:30 pm
A Walk Among the Tombstones

Former cop Matt Scudder, now a private eye, is asked by a drug dealer to find the men who kidnapped his wife – as it seems like they killed her even after he paid them. After Scudder does some research he finds that the men he is looking for have done this more than once… An intense thriller starring Liam Neeson.

114 mins

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