LIST YOUR EVENT FOR FREE

Cracking line up of cinematic classics and big screen blockbusters at Vue this April

A fantastic range of brand-new blockbusters, haunting horrors, theatre productions and all-time action classics lead the roster of releases heading to Vue this April.

Cracking line up of cinematic classics and big screen blockbusters at Vue this April

Article Source: Vue
Last Updated: 3 April 2024 14:07

A colossal team up of titans returns this April with Godzilla and King Kong buddying up once again to take on a new gigantic foe in Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire on 29 March.

The epic battle between cinema’s big beasties continues as the titanic twosome take on a new, previously undiscovered hidden threat which could endanger the entire world. From returning director Adam Wingard, Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire promises plenty of powerful punch, providing a big screen spectacle of gargantuan proportions.

For film fans who love their action stylish, slick, and satisfying, the directorial debut of British acting fave Dev Patel is set to pack plenty of explosive extravagance with Monkey Man, at Vue from 5 April. Starring the aforementioned Patel, Monkey Man follows one man on his vengeful quest to take on the villains who took everything from him. Fans of the John Wick films will find plenty of fascinating fights and edge-of-your-seat action when Monkey Man takes on the underworld this month.

There’s plenty of thrills and chills to be had this Easter at Vue. The Immaculate, following Sydney Sweeney as a nun who discovers something strange is going on at her new convent is out now, while prequel to iconic horror franchise The First Omen is out 5 April and Mother’s Instinct, which sees Academy Award winners Jessica Chastain and Anne Hathaway team up in an unnerving psychological thriller, will be arriving 29 March.

For those looking to enjoy something a little more theatrical this April, The Royal Opera’s 2023 / 2024 production of Madama Butterfly will be sweeping onto the big screen on 31 March. Enjoy Puccini’s devastating tragedy about a young geisha who falls in love with an American Naval Officer all from the comfort of Vue’s luxury leather seating, providing the very best seat in the house for this awe-inspiring production.

Some of Hollywood’s most iconic action heroes are also heading to Vue just in time for the Easter holidays. Indy is back with Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny returning for a special screening on 31 March for those looking to catch the famed treasure hunter’s latest adventure once again on the big screen.

Ahead of the release of Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga later this year, Vue is also welcoming film fans back to the wastelands of George Miller’s post-apocalyptic saga with the entire Mad Max series screening throughout April. From the 1979’s Mad Max on 8 April to the award-winning action of Tom Hardy starring Mad Max: Fury Road on 26 April, expect plenty of car carnage and wacky wilderness as this fantastic sci-fi franchise explodes into Vue venues this month.

Vue has also that it will release the Italian box office sensation THERE’S STILL TOMORROW (C’È ANCORA DOMANI) which will be launched across Vue’s UK and Ireland cinemas from 26 April, with tickets now on sale.

The comedy-drama, which is lead actor Paola Cortellesi’s directorial debut, has broken Italian records becoming the most watched 2023 release, performing better than Barbie or Oppenheimer by box office. It also sold out a record number of screenings at its recent UK preview at Cinema Made in Italy festival in London. The film is now the third-largest Italian film in the last 10 years and one of Italy’s top 10 highest grossing films of all time, not to mention the largest Italian film directed by a woman, in history.

Set in Rome in 1946 on the eve of women gaining the right to vote, the film plays out against a backdrop of poverty, domestic violence and toxic masculinity, centring around one woman’s determination to break the cycle of abuse. A contemporary take on classic neorealism, the film counters its tough themes with unexpected comic moments and an optimistic outlook around female empowerment. It features a modern soundtrack including music by the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.

Toby Bradon, General Manager at Vue UK & Ireland, said: ‘Alongside the content during the Easter break that’s perfect for families, we’ve also got plenty of releases to suit all ages who want to get lost in fantastic stories on the big screen this April.

‘With film screenings from just £4.99 online at selected venues, the big screen experience at Vue is the perfect treat during the Easter holidays and beyond.’


Tickets are available now at www.myvue.com

Sponsored Links

Latest Edinburgh News

The Fabulous 15

The Fabulous 15

Global sensation Fleurs de Villes announces the fifteen talented Edinburgh florists starring in the UK premiere of ARTISTE; a spectacular fresh floral celebration of Scotland's remarkable art.

READ MORE
Firs Look: Brunswick Book Club, a new neighbourhood cafe bar, debuts in Edinburgh

Firs Look: Brunswick Book Club, a new neighbourhood cafe bar, debuts in Edinburgh

Following a soft opening last week, Brunswick Book Club adds a fresh local to Leith's already bustling restaurant scene.

READ MORE
Swiftie Fever arrives at St James Quarter

Swiftie Fever arrives at St James Quarter

As Taylor Swift comes to Edinburgh, kicking off the UK leg of the Eras tour, Swifties have the chance to get Ready for It at St James Quarter in Edinburgh!

READ MORE
Unleash your creativity and tastebuds

Unleash your creativity and tastebuds

Dobbies Garden Centres adds dates for its Afternoon Tea and Planting Experience!

READ MORE
Summer of Swift: Top Taylor Swift Experiences

Summer of Swift: Top Taylor Swift Experiences

With everything from boozy brunches to silent discos, there’s a ton of fun to be had for Swifties in Scotland.

READ MORE
Ageing Well Walks praised for supporting older adults

Ageing Well Walks praised for supporting older adults

The Scottish Minister for Public Health and Women's Health, Jenni Minto MSP, has praised the role of community Health Walks in supporting mental wellbeing at the Gyle Park in Edinburgh.

READ MORE
The Why Not Trust Shortlisted for the 2024 Scottish Charity Awards

The Why Not Trust Shortlisted for the 2024 Scottish Charity Awards

The Why Not? Trust has been honoured with a nomination for the Scottish Charity Awards, recognising their innovative work at The Village.

READ MORE
Virgin Hotels Edinburgh brings a taste of Italy to its flagship restaurant, Commons Club

Virgin Hotels Edinburgh brings a taste of Italy to its flagship restaurant, Commons Club

Virgin Hotels Edinburgh is bringing a taste of Italy to the heart of the capital with the launch of its June Chef's Table experience.

READ MORE
New Play about masculinity, mental health and Mens Sheds announced

New Play about masculinity, mental health and Mens Sheds announced

New play 'Men Don’t Talk' by Clare Prenton explores masculinity, mental health and Men’s Sheds, as part of Scottish tour this Autumn.

READ MORE
KAYAK Reveals UK Travel Spikes Ahead of Taylor Swift Eras Tour

KAYAK Reveals UK Travel Spikes Ahead of Taylor Swift Eras Tour

The Edinburgh Eras: Flight and Hotel prices on the rise, as Global Pop Icon Taylor Swift descends on Scottish capital for June tour.

READ MORE
Local rugby clubs wins dream prize to train with Scotland internationalists

Local rugby clubs wins dream prize to train with Scotland internationalists

Local rugby club, The Boroughmuir Banshees, had a once in a lifetime opportunity to train with Scottish internationalist Pierre Schoeman.

READ MORE
Norton House Spa shortlisted in Good Spa Guide Awards

Norton House Spa shortlisted in Good Spa Guide Awards

Norton House Hotel & Spa from the award-winning luxury family-owned Hand Picked Hotels has been nominated for the UK wide Good Spa Guide Awards 2024 in the ‘Best Day Spa of the Year’ category.

READ MORE
A trendy new rooftop bar opens in Edinburgh City Centre

A trendy new rooftop bar opens in Edinburgh City Centre

Edinburgh’s bar scene has a sleek new addition with the launch of LOCHRIN on the top floor of the Moxy Edinburgh Fountainbridge in Freer Gait, close to the city centre.

READ MORE
Edinburgh Zoo to host summer BRICKLIVE animal sculpture trail

Edinburgh Zoo to host summer BRICKLIVE animal sculpture trail

A Bengal tiger, an octopus and a 212kg orangutan are among the animals made from toy bricks that will be on display at the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland’s (RZSS) Edinburgh Zoo this summer.

READ MORE
Score your own Innis & Gunn bar for the Euros 2024

Score your own Innis & Gunn bar for the Euros 2024

Innis & Gunn are hitting the streets of Edinburgh and Glasgow with a pop-up bar where you can pour your own pints!

READ MORE
Moulin Rouge! The Musical! Opens World Tour at Edinburgh Playhouse

Moulin Rouge! The Musical! Opens World Tour at Edinburgh Playhouse

Multi-award-winning global hit stage show Moulin Rouge! The Musical, will launch its first ever World Tour at the Edinburgh Playhouse with performances from 25th April to 14th June 2025.

READ MORE
Wonder Fools are delighted to announce their brand new season of ambitious socially engaged theatre

Wonder Fools are delighted to announce their brand new season of ambitious socially engaged theatre

This season is their biggest and most ambitious to date and includes an incredible mix of productions in venues across Scotland.

READ MORE
London Student Launches First Play At Edinburgh Fringe

London Student Launches First Play At Edinburgh Fringe

Winston’s Wish Youth Ambassador Teigan Banks is launching her first play at the Edinburgh Fringe. '7 Steps to Feel Completely Happy Again' draws on her own experience of childhood bereavement.

READ MORE
The 75th Ideal Home Show Scotland returns with celebs, home inspo and more

The 75th Ideal Home Show Scotland returns with celebs, home inspo and more

The UK's biggest and oldest home and garden exhibition is back in Scotland for the 75th time and we're delighted to offer free tickets to our followers!

READ MORE
Safestay Hostels & Hotels appoints General Manager of new Edinburgh Cowgate location

Safestay Hostels & Hotels appoints General Manager of new Edinburgh Cowgate location

Safestay Hostels & Hotels have announced the appointment of David McLachlan as General Manager of Safestay Edinburgh Cowgate — opening on 6th June 2024.

READ MORE
Dewars launches a series of captivating conversations across Edinburgh throughout May

Dewars launches a series of captivating conversations across Edinburgh throughout May

Enjoy an evening of discovery with the premium Dewar's Blended Scotch Whisky as they launch its Blended Conversation Series in leading bars across the city.

READ MORE
Household Cavalry Portraits Gifted to King Charles III During His Coronation Open Floors Castle Season of Events

Household Cavalry Portraits Gifted to King Charles III During His Coronation Open Floors Castle Season of Events

Floors Castle is hosting a special exhibition by British photographic artist Ripley, including twelve large-scale portraits of a truly British institution, the Household Cavalry.

READ MORE
Postponed Springfest is back on 18th and 19th May

Postponed Springfest is back on 18th and 19th May

Having been postponed in April due to high winds, Loch Lomond Shores are delighted to welcome the delayed festival back on the 18th and 19th May!

READ MORE
St James Quarter offers FREE therapy sessions to mark Mental Health Awareness Week

St James Quarter offers FREE therapy sessions to mark Mental Health Awareness Week

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, St James Quarter is hosting a programme of wellbeing activities in partnership with Health in Mind and Edinburgh Women’s Aid to support the community.

READ MORE
Dobbies announces community winners for national campaign

Dobbies announces community winners for national campaign

Dobbies has revealed the community and charity groups across the UK that will receive support to help transform, restore or start their indoor or outdoor green spaces this year.

READ MORE
Jason Donovan To Star In Rocky Horror Show At Edinburgh Playhouse

Jason Donovan To Star In Rocky Horror Show At Edinburgh Playhouse

Jason Donovan is set to thrill theatre audiences, as he joins the cast of Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical the Rocky Horror Show, to star as Frank ‘n’ Furter!

READ MORE
Edinburgh based Pub Company raises money for leading Loneliness Awareness Charity

Edinburgh based Pub Company raises money for leading Loneliness Awareness Charity

Heineken-owned Star Pubs' – headquartered in Edinburgh – is giving a £50,000 boost to leading loneliness charity Marmalade Trust2 through a series of 10 sponsored walks.

READ MORE
Here & Now announces programme for Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Here & Now announces programme for Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Here & Now announces their Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2024 programme with a curated showcase of four exciting performances and three exceptional industry events taking place across the city.

READ MORE
Black Sheep Coffee Launches in Haymarket Square

Black Sheep Coffee Launches in Haymarket Square

Black Sheep Coffee is proud to announce the opening of its newest site in Haymarket Square, Edinburgh on 14th May and is offering £1 coffees throughout the first day.

READ MORE
The Spanish Butcher officially opens today in Edinburgh

The Spanish Butcher officially opens today in Edinburgh

RUSK & RUSK, the independent Scottish restaurant group, today (Friday 10th May) officially opens The Spanish Butcher at 58A North Castle Street.

READ MORE

Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Come and Sing! Nelson Mass - Joseph Haydn
Jubilo invite you their Come and Sing event on 1st June in Stockbridge Parish Church, where you will rehearse and perform Haydn's Nelson Mass on the same day.
Foster & Allen
International recording artists Foster & Allen will celebrate an amazing milestone of 50 years in the music business with a UK tour which will include an afternoon at The Queen's Hall!
Hacksilver
Performed by the Strange Town 11-14 group at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, Hacksilver is a medieval tale of belief, anxiety, and the lingering sense of a doomed future.
Two Houses and a Castle Walk
Join Hopetoun House for the return of our much loved annual event the Two Houses and a Castle Walk on 23rd June!
The Quo Story
The Quo Story, celebrating 60 years of "The No 1 Rock & Roll Band in the Land", comes to the Howden Park Centre on 18th July!

Popular Listings

Corn Exchange Haddington Edinburgh Playhouse Festival Theatre Edinburgh Howden Park Centre Livingston Kings Theatre Edinburgh National Museum of Scotland O2 Academy Edinburgh The Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh Traverse Theatre Usher Hall