February Half Term at The Dukes

Half term is just around the corner and here at The Dukes Lancaster we've got a whole host of things to do throughout the week that are perfect for children and families. Whether you want theatre or film, we're sure you'll find something that fits the bill. Family Theatre No...

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Lancaster International

Go International At The Dukes

 A chance to see a documentary about the international side of Lancaster life is on offer for free here at The Dukes this month. Lancaster International (PG) will be screened on February 16 at 2pm following its sold out premiere at The Storey last month. The half hour film is...

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Our Favourite 18 Films of 2018

Our Top 18 Favourite Films of 2018

Our cinema team have been putting their heads together to come up with their favourite films released in the UK in 2018. Based on what struck a chord, caused the most emotion (happy or sad!) or were simply the very best, here in alphabetical order are Johnathan and Lauren’s combined...

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top 10

Top 10 Selling Films of 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, our Programming Assistant and Marketing Officer Lauren Randall reflects on a year of films here at The Dukes, particularly which releases proved the most popular with our audiences. Our top 10 highest grossing films of 2018 are: Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missour Darkest Hour Mamma...

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A Night At The Opera

Laughter Line Up

It’s laughter all the way as the Comedy Genius season continues in our cinema this winter. Classics by the likes of The Marx Brothers, Jacques Tati, Laurel & Hardy, and Robin Williams can be enjoyed on the big screen as part of the British Film Institute’s three month long nationwide...

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Comedy Classic In The Castle Cells

 We’ve organised special screenings in Lancaster Castle’s dungeons as part of a new season of classic comedy films. Two screenings of Mel Brooks’ iconic comedy Young Frankenstein(12A) will be held on November 15 at 6pm and 8.30pm in this spooky location and a few surprises are promised too. In this...

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