Arts Derbyshire


So Much To Look Forward To In August! – Ritz Cinema Belper


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.
FRI 02 SEP 3.15, 5.45
SAT 03 SEP 8.00
SUN 04 SEP 2.00, 4.30
MON 05 SEP 8.15
TUE 06 SEP 5.30
WED 07 SEP 5.30
THU 08 SEP 10.30am



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 12 AUG 5.15
SAT 13 AUG 3.00, 8.30
SUN 14 AUG 4.45
MON 15 AUG 8.00
TUE 16 AUG 5.30
WED 17 AUG 5.30
THU 18 AUG 10.30am, 8.00

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 05 AUG 7.30
SUN 07 AUG 7.45
MON 08 AUG 6.30
TUE 09 AUG 6.30
WED 10 AUG 7.30
THU 11 AUG 10.30am

Director: Mike Nichols. Starring: Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest. USA. 1995. 119mins

In this remake of La Cage aux Folles’, engaged couple Val and Barbara hesitantly introduce their future in-laws. Val’s father, Armand, a gay Miami drag club owner, pretends to be straight and attempts to hide his relationship with Albert, his life partner and the club’s flamboyant star attraction, so as to please Barbara’s father. Classic farce with the wonderful Robin Williams. Enjoy!
SAT 06 AUG 8.00
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.
FRI 02 SEP 8.15
SAT 03 SEP 5.00
SUN 04 SEP 7.00
MON 05 SEP 5.30
TUE 06 SEP 8.00
WED 07 SEP 8.00
THU 08 SEP 4.00

Director: Fernando León de Aranoa. Starring: avier Bardem, Manolo Solo, Almudena Amor. Spain. 2022. 115mins.

A Spanish company in a provincial town awaits the imminent visit from a committee which holds its fate in their hands as to whether they get a local Business Excellence award. Working against the clock, the company’s proprietor, Blanco (Bardem) pulls out all the stops to address and resolve issues with his employees, crossing every imaginable line in the process.
MON 15 AUG 5.30
TUE 16 AUG 8.15

Director: Jared Stern. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Keanu Reeves, Kevin Hart, John Krasinski. 2022. 106mins.

Krypto the Super-Dog and Superman are inseparable best friends, sharing the same superpowers and fighting crime side by side in Metropolis. However, when the Man of Steel and the rest of the Justice League are kidnapped, Krypto must convince a ragtag group of animals to master their own newfound powers for a rescue mission.
FRI 19 AUG 2.30
SAT 20 AUG 12.00, 2.30
SUN 21 AUG 1.30
MON 22 AUG 3.30
TUE 23 AUG 1.00, 3.30
WED 24 AUG 4.30
THU 25 AUG 4.30
FRI 26 AUG 4.30
SAT 27 AUG 1.00
MON 29 AUG 1.30
TUE 30 AUG 3.30
WED 31 AUG 3.15
THU 01 SEP 2.00, 4.30

Director: David Leitch. Starring: Brad Pitt, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Sandra Bullock, Zazie Beetz. 2022.Approximate Run Time 126 mins.

Ladybug is a trained killer looking to give up his deadly job when he is pulled back in to complete one last assignment – collecting a briefcase from a bullet train travelling from Tokyo to Morioka. Once aboard, he quickly discovers there are four other assassins on the same journey and that they are all their objectives are connected.
FRI 19 AUG 5.00, 8.15
SAT 20 AUG 5.00, 8.15
SUN 21 AUG 4.00, 7.15
MON 22 AUG 6.00
TUE 23 AUG 6.00
WED 24 AUG 7.00
THU 25 AUG 10.30am, 7.00 PIZZA SHOW



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!
FRI 26 AUG 7.00
TUE 30 AUG 6.00
WED 31 AUG 5.45
THU 01 SEP 10.30am, 7.00

Director: Kyle Balda. Starring: Steve Carell, Russell Brand, Julie Andrews. USA. 2022. 88mins.

Way back before he was the iconic super-villain we know today, Gru (Steve Carrell) was once a just a 12-year-old boy… with a big ambition for world domination. After an attempt to lead the Vicious 6 lands him as their mortal enemy, Gru and his newly found minion friends are suddenly on the run, and about to learn some big lessons about the villain world…
FRI 05 AUG 3.00, 5.15
SAT 06 AUG 5.30
SUN 07 AUG 2.30
MON 08 AUG 2.00, 4.15
TUE 09 AUG 2.00, 4.15
WED 10 AUG 3.00, 5.15
THU 11 AUG 5.15
FRI 12 AUG 3.00
SAT 13 AUG 12.45
SUN 14 AUG 2.30
MON 15 AUG 1.00, 3.15
TUE 16 AUG 3.15
WED 17 AUG 3.15
THU 18 AUG 3.30
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.
SAT 27 AUG 3.30
SUN 28 AUG 6.00
MON 29 AUG 4.00
WED 31 AUG 8.00



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.
THU 11 AUG 7.30
FRI 12 AUG 8.00
SAT 13 AUG 5.45
WED 17 AUG 8.15
MON 29 AUG 7.30
TUE 30 AUG 8.15

Director: Sophie Hyde. Starring: Emma Thompson, Daryl McCormack, Isabella Laughland. UK. 2022. 97mins.

Flirty, fiery, and funny, this hilariously hot story stars Emma Thompson as widow Nancy who is desperately seeking a spark in her life after 31 years of passionless marriage… and happens to find it between the sheets of attractive young sex-worker Leo. Emma Thompson is on top form in this irresistible feel good hit.
SUN 14 AUG 7.30
THU 18 AUG 5.45

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