The cult favourite and Oscar-winning musical back on the big screen
Winner of eight Oscars, this musical wallows in the sleazy glamour of 1930s Berlin. A young English academic befriends a nightclub performer who introduces him to life in the Weimar Republic. Liza Minnelli puts in a star-making turn as diva Sally Bowles, but Joel Grey steals the show as the cabaret’s emcee. Regent Street Cinema is Britain's oldest picturehouse. On 21 February 1896, it became the birthplace of cinema in the UK, when the Lumière brothers used their Cinematographé machine to show the earliest of moving images to a paying audience. Having reopened in May 2015, the staff have been dedicated to engaging with the cinema's groundbreaking legacy, showcasing everything from classic films, internationally acclaimed work and even the odd blockbuster. Certificate: 15. Runtime: 2 hours 3 minutes.
"…entertaining and stylish…"