Ritz Cinema Classics

Ritz Cinema Classics

Ritz Cinema Classics

Catch the BEST of cinema from the last 80 years back on the cinema screen for your viewing pleasure. 

Showing an array of cult classics, award winners, masterpieces of cinema and family favourites, we're bringing our love of movies to you in 35mm, 7Omm and beautifully restored digital cinema presentations for your viewing pleasure. 

Check below for what is coming up next!

 

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Zorba the Greek

  • Cast
  • Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Papas
  • Director
  • Michael Cacoyannis
  • Synopsis
  • Traveling to inspect an abandoned mine his father owns in Crete, English author Basil (Alan Bates) meets the exuberant peasant Zorba (Anthony Quinn) and invites him along when the older man claims he has mining experience. In Basil's father's old village, he finds himself attracted to a young widow (Irene Papas), and Zorba takes up with the woman who runs their hotel (Lila Kedrova). When things go wrong, Zorba teaches Basil how to enjoy life even under the most trying circumstances.
  • Classification
  • PG, 142 mins
  • Genre
  • Adventure, Classical Music, Drama
  • Running Time
  • 142 minutes

Die Hard Marathon - 35mm

  • Cast
  • Bruce Willis...
  • Synopsis
  • To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the greatest "you messed with the wrong cop in the wrong multi-storey building" film ever, we are holding the inaugural McCLANEFEST Die Hard Marathon at The Ritz!

    Yipee Ki-yay, Marathoner.

    7.00pm - DIE HARD in 35mm
    BREAK
    9.40pm - DIE HARD 2 in 35mm
    BREAK
    12.00AM - DIE HARD WITH A VENGEANCE in 35mm

    BOOM!

    Tickets: $25
    Members: $20
  • Classification
  • M, 435 mins
  • Genre
  • Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
  • Running Time
  • 435 minutes

Big Wednesday 35mm

  • Synopsis
  • The lives of some California surfers from the early 1960s to the 1970s. One of the greatest surfing films ever made, BIG WEDNESDAY is back on the big screen on a SUPER RARE 35MM PRINT exclusive to The Ritz Cinema: the home of reel film!
  • Classification
  • M, 120 mins
  • Genre
  • Action, Drama, Sport
  • Running Time
  • 120 minutes

Space Jam

  • Cast
  • Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Charles Barkley, Bill Murray, Patrick Ewing, Larry Johnson, Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Elmer Fudd, Lola Bunny, Pepe le Pew
  • Director
  • Joe Pytka
  • Synopsis
  • Swackhammer (Danny DeVito), an evil alien theme park owner, needs a new attraction at Moron Mountain. When his gang, the Nerdlucks, heads to Earth to kidnap Bugs Bunny (Billy West) and the Looney Tunes, Bugs challenges them to a basketball game to determine their fate. The aliens agree, but they steal the powers of NBA basketball players, including Larry Bird (Larry Bird) and Charles Barkley (Charles Barkley) -- so Bugs gets some help from superstar Michael Jordan (Michael Jordan).
  • Classification
  • G, 87 mins
  • Genre
  • Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
  • Running Time
  • 87 minutes

Singin' in the Rain

  • Cast
  • Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen
  • Director
  • Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly
  • Synopsis
  • Set in 1927, Don Lockwood (Gene Kelly) and Lina Lamont (Jean Hagen) are one of America's most beloved on-screen romances. However, Lina doesn't realize their romance is simply on-screen. Things are further complicated when their latest movie becomes a musical and while Don has a pitch-perfect singing voice, Lina does not.

    A struggling young ingenue (Debbie Reynolds) is chosen to dub Lina's voice, and Don soon develops feelings for the gifted singer.
  • Classification
  • G, 103 mins
  • Genre
  • Comedy, Musical, Romance
  • Running Time
  • 103 minutes

Superman - 4K

  • Cast
  • Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackman
  • Director
  • Richard Donner
  • Synopsis
  • Come and see him soar like never before in a brand new 4K digital restoration to celebrate the films 40th Anniversary!

    Just before the destruction of the planet Krypton, scientist Jor-El (Marlon Brando) sends his infant son Kal-El on a spaceship to Earth. Raised by kindly farmers Jonathan (Glenn Ford) and Martha Kent (Phyllis Thaxter), young Clark (Christopher Reeve) discovers the source of his superhuman powers and moves to Metropolis to fight evil. As Superman, he battles the villainous Lex Luthor (Gene Hackman), while, as novice reporter Clark Kent, he attempts to woo co-worker Lois Lane (Margot Kidder).
  • Classification
  • PG
  • Genre
  • Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

 

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