Arts Derbyshire


September at The Ritz!


Director: Jim Archer. Starring: David Earl & Chris Hayward. UK. 2022. 90 mins.

Brian spends his days building quirky, unconventional contraptions that seldom work. Undeterred, he attempts his biggest project yet. Three days, a washing machine and various spare parts later, he’s invented Charles, an artificially intelligent robot who learns English from a dictionary and has an obsession with cabbages. A heartwarming story about friendship, family, finding love, and letting go
FRI 16 SEP 6.00
SAT 17 SEP 8.00
SUN 18 SEP 5.15
MON 19 SEP 8.00
TUE 20 SEP 5.45
WED 21 SEP 8.15
THU 22 SEP 10.30am, 5.30
FRI 23 SEP 6.00
SAT 24 SEP8.00
SUN 25 SEP 4.30
MON 26 SEP 5.45
TUE 27 SEP 8.00
WED 28 SEP 8.00
THU 29 SEP 5.45, 8.15
















Director: Ol Parker. Starring: Julia Roberts, George Clooney, Kaitlyn Dever. USA. 2022. 103mins.

Julia Roberts and Georga Clooney are at their lovable best as a divorced couple who reluctantly find themselves teaming up to travel to Bali to stop their lovestruck daughter from making the same mistake they once made. Light-hearted, smile-inducing and utterly charming, Ticket to Paradise is a rom-com with a difference.
FRI 30 SEP 6.00
SAT 01 OCT 3.00, 8.30
SUN 02 OCT 6.00
MON 03 OCT 5.30
TUE 04 OCT 8.00
WED 05 OCT 5.30
THU 06 OCT 10.30am, 4.30

Director: John Micheal McDonagh. Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Jessica Chastain. 117mins.

A wealthy couple on the verge of divorce (played by Ralph Fiennes and Jessica Chastain) are involved in a random accident in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. Over the course of a weekend, the couple discover the lasting effects the accident has on both the locals and western visitors attending a house party in a grand villa.
THU 29 SEP 10.30am
FRI 30 SEP 8.15
SAT 01 OCT 5.30

Director: Matthew J. Saville. Starring: Charlotte Rampling, George Ferrier & Marton Csokas. 94 mins.

Charlotte Rampling is superb as Ruth, the alcoholic grandmother of a self-destructive teenager. As a punishment for being suspended from school, her grandson Sam returns home from boarding school to find that she has moved in and he is tasked with helping to look after her. After their initial clash of personality, they forge a strong bond formed by a love of life and the certainty of death.
MON 03 OCT 8.00
TUE 04 OCT 5.45
WED 05 OCT 8.00
FALL (15)

Director: Scott Mann. Starring: Grace Caroline Currey, Virginia Gardner, Jeffrey Dean Morgan. USA 2022. 105 mins.

Best friends Becky and Hunter find themselves at the top of a 2,000 foot radio tower… with no way down. If you’re a climber you’ll probably balk at the preposterous climbing ‘skills’ of the actors but if you’re looking for some cinematic big screen nerve-racking fun then this is for you! Our recommendation is to sit near the front if you can… Definitely don’t come if you have vertigo!
FRI 09 SEP 8.15
MON 12 SEP 5.30
TUE 13 SEP 8.15
THU 15 SEP 10.30am
The iconic album performed alongside a stunning new contemporary stage show recorded live at The Royal Festival Hall. 95mins.
THU 22 SEP 8.00

Event Tickets:
Luxury £13.00 • Sofa for Two £26.00
Standard £11.50
Children, Students & Seniors £9.50

BEAST (15)

Director: Baltasar Kormákur. Starring: Idris Elba, Sharlto Copley, Iyana Halley, Leah Sava Jeffries. 93mins.

Idris Elba stars in a pulse-pounding thriller as Dr. Nate Daniels who finds himself and his two teenage daughters being hunted by a massive rogue lion, a survivor of blood-thirsty poachers who now sees all humans as the enemy. A trip of healing for recently widowed Daniels turns into a fearsome fight for survival with the savannah’s number one apex predator.
FRI 23 SEP 8.15
SAT 24 SEP 5.30

Director: Raj Patel, Zak Piper. US. 2021. 74mins.

Travelling from Malawi to California to the White House, Anita Chitaya meets climate sceptics and despairing farmers. Her journey takes her across all the divisions shaping the US, from the rural-urban divide, to schisms of race, class and gender, to the thinking that allows Americans to believe they live on a different planet from everyone else. It will take all her skill and experience to help Americans recognise, and free themselves from, a logic that is already destroying the Earth.
SUN 25 SEP 7.00

Director: Meg Leonard & Nick Moorcroft. Starring: James Purefoy, Sam Swainsbury, David Hayman, Richard Harrington. 2022

After the highs of performing on the pyramid stage at Glastonbury, the group struggle with their second album. During a divisive tour of South Australia, they will trace their ancestors and embrace a new community, and discover their musical DNA.
MON 05 SEP 8.15
TUE 06 SEP 5.30
WED 07 SEP 5.30
THU 08 SEP 10.30am
MON 26 SEP 8.00
TUE 27 SEP 5.30
WED 28 SEP 5.30


Director: Olivia Newman. Starring: Daisy Edgar-Jones, Taylor John Smith, Harris Dickinson. USA. 2022. 125mins.

From the best-selling novel comes a captivating mystery. Where the Crawdads Sing tells the story of Kya, an abandoned girl who raised herself in the dangerous marshlands of North Carolina. Drawn to two young men from town, Kya opens herself to a new world but when one of them is found dead, she becomes the main suspect. This chilling thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat!
FRI 09 SEP 5.30
SAT 10 SEP 5.00
MON 12 SEP 8.00
TUE 13 SEP 5.30
WED 14 SEP 5.15
THU 15 SEP 8.30

Director: Emer Reynolds. Starring: Olivia Colman. Ireland. 2022. 94mins.

Olivia Coleman plays Joy, a train-wreck on an adventure who is ready to give away her new-born baby. Joined by a cheeky street urchin, they are two diamonds in the rough on the run. A road movie with a difference – colourful, chaotic and good fun!
MON 19 SEP 5.45
TUE 20 SEP 8.00

Director: Baz Luhrmann. Starring: Tom Hanks, Austin Butler, Olivia DeJonge. US. 2022. 160mins.

Director of Moulin Rouge, Baz Luhrmann brings us his first feature film since The Great Gadsby. He charts Elvis Presley’s rise to fame and explores his relationship with manager, Colonel Tom Parker and the complex dynamic the two shared over the course of 20 years. Austen Butler and Tom Hanks put in stellar turns as Elvis and Parker. Expect iconic songs, wonderful performances and a film made to be seen on the big screen.
SUN 11 SEP 4.00
WED 14 SEP 8.00
WED 21 SEP 5.00

Director: Jospeh Kosinski. Starring: Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer, Miles Teller, Glen Powell. 131mins.

Tom Cruise returns to the role that catapulted him to superstardom 36 years ago. Cruise’s Maverick is where he belongs, pushing the envelope and dodging the advancement in rank that would stop him from flying. Training a detachment of graduates for a special assignment, Maverick must confront the ghosts of his past and his deepest fears… Tom Cruise feels the need for speed doing what he does best – commanding the big screen with charm, powerful character moments and some of the best action cinema has to offer.
SAT 10 SEP 8.00
THU 15 SEP 5.30
FRI 16 SEP 8.15
SUN 18 SEP 7.30
NOPE (15)

Director: Jordan Peele. Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer & Steven Yeun. USA. 2022. 130 mins.

Oscar winner Jordan Peele disrupted and redefined modern horror with Get Out and then Us. Now, he reimagines the summer movie with a new nightmare: the expansive horror epic. Residents in a remote area of California bear witness to an uncanny and chilling discovery… Do we really want to delve back into the world of Jordan Peele? Nope! Be prepared for another spine-chilling tale from the master.

MON 05 SEP 5.30
TUE 06 SEP 8.00
WED 07 SEP 8.00
THU 08 SEP 4.00

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