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19 Jul
This Is Celluloid: Another Year of 35mm and 70mm Screenings
Retrospectives This Is Celluloid: Another Year of 35mm and 70mm Screenings

We're back with an even bigger program of 35mm and 70mm screenings, showcasing masterpieces from the 1920s to now across almost 50 weeks.

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11 Jul
Kinds of Kindness – 35mm Season
35mm Kinds of Kindness – 35mm Season

We’re thrilled to be screening Kinds of Kindness, the twisted new fable from the mind of Yorgos Lanthimos (Poor Things) on a pristine new 35mm print from Thursday 11 July.

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18 Jul
Claudia Cardinale: Beyond Beauty
Retrospectives Claudia Cardinale: Beyond Beauty

In collaboration with the Italian Institute of Culture, Sydney, we are proud to present Claudia Cardinale: Beyond Beauty, a mini-retrospective celebrating the immense talents of the great Italian actress whose career has spanned almost 70 years and over 140 films.

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20 Jul
Classic Matinees
Retrospectives Classic Matinees

They had style, they had grace. Our Classic Matinees program showcases the greatest and most glamorous pictures from the Golden Age of Hollywood and beyond. Don't just stand there, let's get to it!

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20 Jul
The Road to Patagonia - Final Screenings
Special Limited Season The Road to Patagonia - Final Screenings

Screening for a limited season The Road to Patagonia is a stunning, intimate and unflinching documentary following Matty Hannon on an incredible solo adventure to surf the west coast of the Americas by motorbike, from the top of Alaska to the tip of Patagonia.

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21 Jul
Charmian Clift: Life Burns High – Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening Charmian Clift: Life Burns High – Q&A Screening

Join us for a special Q&A screening of the new Aussie documentary feature Charmian Clift: Life Burns High with filmmaker Rachel Lane.

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21 Jul
Make It Musical
Retrospectives Make It Musical

We’re making a song-and-dance of the movie musical, with another year-long celebration of the best and boldest films the genre has to offer.

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23 Jul
Rom-Com: A Celebration of Romantic Comedies
Retrospectives Rom-Com: A Celebration of Romantic Comedies

Loveable leads, impossible predicaments, grand romantic gestures and happy endings. We're bringing the rom-com back to the big screen with a series of classics from everybody's favourite genre.

Love is in the Air
24 Jul
Deadpool & Wolverine – Night Before Sneak Previews
Advance Screenings Deadpool & Wolverine – Night Before Sneak Previews

Tickets are now on sale for Deadpool & Wolverine. Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds) is back in the red spandex and joining forces with Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) for the third instalment of the franchise, as they fight to defend the universe... or two.

Do you want to build a snowman?
27 Jul
The Lord of the Rings Marathon – 4K Extended Editions
Special Events The Lord of the Rings Marathon – 4K Extended Editions

“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” - Gandalf

And my axe
31 Jul
The Fabulous Four – Ladies Night Preview
Advance Screenings The Fabulous Four – Ladies Night Preview

Be the first to see the uproarious new comedy The Fabulous Four with a glass of complimentary sparkling wine on arrival at our Ladies Night Preview!

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01 Aug
In a Violent Nature – Limited Season
Special Limited Season In a Violent Nature – Limited Season

We're screening the certified fresh Sundance hit In a Violent Nature for a limited season.

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01 Aug
RunNation Film Festival 2024
Adventure RunNation Film Festival 2024

2024 marks the tenth year of the RunNation Film Festival. The festival is an original, inspiring event attended by running celebrities, thousands of runners and non-runners around Australia, New Zealand & many parts of the world.

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02 Aug
Skategoat – Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening Skategoat – Q&A Screening

We're excited to host a Q&A screening of Skategoat with the documentary's subject Leandre Sanders and producer Mick Lawrence in attendance.

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03 Aug
The Speedway Murders – Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening The Speedway Murders – Q&A Screening

Ritz Cinemas is thrilled to host a Q&A screening of The Speedway Murders with writer/director duo Luke Rynderman and Adam Kamien in attendance with cast Nya Cofie.

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07 Aug
Comedy Store Presents – Ritz Comedy Club
Live Performance Comedy Store Presents – Ritz Comedy Club

The world famous Comedy Store is bringing the best in stand-up comedy to the iconic Ritz cinema! Presented on the first Wednesday of every month.

LMAO
07 Aug
It Ends with Us – Ladies Night Preview
Advance Screenings It Ends with Us – Ladies Night Preview

Be the first to see It Ends With Us, the first Colleen Hoover novel adapted for the big screen, at our special Ladies Night Preview, enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling on arrival.

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08 Aug
Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour 2024
Adventure Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour 2024

The Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour showcases a 2 1/2 hour program of the most inspiring, heartfelt, and entertaining films celebrating adventurous women from independent filmmakers around the globe.

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08 Aug
NT Live: Present Laughter – Encore Season
Special Limited Season NT Live: Present Laughter – Encore Season

After the hugely popular season in 2019, NT Live: Present Laughter returns to the big screen for an Encore season.

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11 Aug
Panorama of Chinese Film 2024
Film Festivals Panorama of Chinese Film 2024

Panorama of Chinese Film presents a diverse collection of classic and new Chinese films, organised by the Chinese Independent Film Foundation (CIFF).

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12 Aug
Ice Maiden – Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening Ice Maiden – Q&A Screening

We’re excited to host a special Q&A screening of the new Aussie documentary Ice Maiden with subject solo adventurer Lisa Blair. The documentary follows Lisa's astonishing journey to be the first woman to sail solo, non-stop, and unassisted around Antarctica.

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14 Aug
Alien: Romulus – Film & Frothies Preview
Advance Screenings Alien: Romulus – Film & Frothies Preview

Experience Alien: Romulus, the highly-anticipated seventh instalment in the legendary sci-fi franchise set between the events of Ridley Scott’s Alien and James Cameron’s Aliens, at our Film & Frothies preview screening.

In space, no one can hear you.
15 Aug
Franjo – One-Man Show en Francais
Live Performance Franjo – One-Man Show en Francais

Exceptionnel ! Pour la première fois en Australie, Franjo, l’étoile montante du Stand-up, se produira pour une unique représentation à Sydney, dans le magnifique cadre du Ritz Théâtre le 15 août prochain.

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17 Aug
The Blind Sea – Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening The Blind Sea – Q&A Screening

We're excited to host a special Q&A screening of the new Aussie documentary feature The Blind Sea with director Daniel Fenech and the film's subject Matt Formston in attendance.

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24 Aug
The Occumentary – 25th Anniversary Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening The Occumentary – 25th Anniversary Q&A Screening

Join us for a special Q&A screening of the Aussie documentary feature The Occumentary to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the film and Mark Occhilupo’s 1999 ASP World Title. Director Jack McCoy and star Mark Occhilupo are in attendance for an introduction and a post-film Q&A.

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25 Aug
Midas Man – Pinot Preview
Advance Screenings Midas Man – Pinot Preview

Pair Midas Man the biopic about The Beatles manager Brian Epstein with a complimentary glass of Antonio’s Winery Pinot Noir or Pinot Grigio at our Pinot Preview screening.

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25 Aug
Top Dog Film Festival 2024
Special Events Top Dog Film Festival 2024

Celebrate the canine connection through this carefully curated collection of heartwarming stories about dogs and their people at the 2024 Top Dog Film Festival.

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29 Aug
Emotion is Dead – Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening Emotion is Dead – Q&A Screening

We’re proud to be hosting a special Q&A screening of the new Aussie feature film Emotion is Dead, with Pete Williams (writer/director), Johanis Lyons-Read (cinematographer) and Gabby Llewelyn (actor) joining us for a post-film discussion.

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29 Aug
Small Feelings: The Films of John Cassavetes
Retrospectives Small Feelings: The Films of John Cassavetes

We’re exploring the career of the great American cinematic maverick and provocateur John Cassavetes with a complete retrospective of his features, from his breakthrough Shadows through to his final film Big Trouble.

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29 Aug
The Lion King – 30th Anniversary Season
Special Limited Season The Lion King – 30th Anniversary Season

Back on the Big Screen to celebrate its 30th Anniversary – The Lion King tells the story of an extraordinary coming-of-age adventure as Simba, a lion cub who cannot wait to be king. He searches for his destiny in the great “Circle of Life.”

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31 Aug
Andre Rieu's 2024 Maastricht Concert: Power of Love
Special Limited Season Andre Rieu's 2024 Maastricht Concert: Power of Love

André Rieu will amaze you with iconic film scores, beautiful waltzes, tear jerking ballads and unexpected chart hits with his brand new cinema concert ‘Power of Love’.

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01 Sep
A Horse Named Winx - Father's Day Preview
Advance Screenings A Horse Named Winx - Father's Day Preview

Celebrate Father's Day with A Horse Named Winx the inspirational story about one of Australia's greatest racehorses.

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01 Sep
Harold and the Purple Crayon – Father's Day Preview
Advance Screenings Harold and the Purple Crayon – Father's Day Preview

Celebrate Father's Day with family adventure Harold and the Purple Crayon, an adaptation of the beloved children’s classic that has captivated young readers for decades.

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19 Sep
Women’s Adventure Film Tour 2024
Adventure Women’s Adventure Film Tour 2024

The Women’s Adventure Film Tour is back for its 8th season bringing you a selection of  new short films that celebrate the inspiring women around us who are doing extraordinary things in the name of adventure.

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27 Sep
The Twilight Saga — Marathon
Special Events The Twilight Saga — Marathon

By popular demand, we're bringing Stephanie Meyer's timeless teen vampire love story back to the big screen with our Twilight Saga Marathon.

Hold on tight, spider monkey
27 Sep
Edward Scissorhands: Matthew Bourne’s Dance Version of Tim Burton’s Classic
Space Edward Scissorhands: Matthew Bourne’s Dance Version of Tim Burton’s Classic

Matthew Bourne’s magical dance production of Edward Scissorhands has carved a place in the hearts of audiences worldwide since its premiere in 2005.

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04 Oct
The Rocky Horror Picture Show – Audience Partici...pation Screening
Special Events The Rocky Horror Picture Show – Audience Partici...pation Screening

We would like, if we may, to take you one a strange journey. Dress for a trip to Transylvania with our fabulous interactive screenings, running on the first Friday of every second month. Includes sparkling on arrival. Hosted by a fabulous Drag Queen.

TIME WARP
23 Oct
Radical Reels 24 by the Banff Mountain Film Festival
Adventure Radical Reels 24 by the Banff Mountain Film Festival

Faster, steeper, higher, deeper! The most adrenaline-inducing mountain sport films from around the globe will thrill and inspire you with big-screen adventures when the Radical Reels Tour hits the road around Australia this October.

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24 Oct
MountainFilm On Tour 2024
Adventure MountainFilm On Tour 2024

Mountainfilm on Tour brings you a selection of the best short films from the renowned Mountainfilm festival in Telluride, Colorado.

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14 Nov
Climbing Film Tour
Special Events Climbing Film Tour

The Climbing Film Tour is back for its 5th season with an awesome selection of short films celebrating the global climbing community.

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08 Dec
My Leonard Cohen - Live Performance Presented by JIFF
Live Performance My Leonard Cohen - Live Performance Presented by JIFF

Join us for a performance of stirring interpretations of the late, legendary Leonard Cohen proudly presented by JIFF. Stewart D'Arrietta and his 7-piece band celebrate Cohen's life and the motivations behind his songs.

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Ritz T-Shirts For Sale
Promotions Ritz T-Shirts For Sale

Attention Ritz Superfans! We have a limited supply of Ritz t-shirts. Get yours today!

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National Theatre Live
Art & Theatre National Theatre Live

The best of British theatre on our cinema screens.

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Adventure Documentaries
Adventure Adventure Documentaries

We're bringing breathtaking real-life adventures and glorious outdoor vistas to the big screen.

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Audio Description Sessions
Promotions Audio Description Sessions

Audio Description (AD) is a device that aids visually impaired patrons.

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Ritz Tote Bags for Sale
Promotions Ritz Tote Bags for Sale

Our tote is a must-have accessory for any serious cinephile... like Anya Taylor-Joy.

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Sydney's Home of Celluloid
Special Events Sydney's Home of Celluloid

Presenting exclusive shows in original 35mm and 70mm prints year-round.

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Met Opera
Art & Theatre Met Opera

Presenting a selection of the best live theatre performances from The Metropolitan Opera on the big screen.

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Cult Classics
Retrospectives Cult Classics

Ritz Cult Classics revisits silver screen hits from the early 20th century until now.

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Open Caption Sessions
OCAPTIONS Open Caption Sessions

Weekly open caption sessions for anyone who needs it.

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JIFF
Film Festivals JIFF

JIFF brings the best of Jewish-themed films to cinemas across Australia.

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Senior Cinephiles
Promotions Senior Cinephiles

$10 tickets for members daily, $12 tickets for non-members!

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BYO Baby at Ritz
Promotions BYO Baby at Ritz

Crying, kicking, screaming is welcome, and that goes for the babies as well.

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Art and Theatre on Screen
Art & Theatre Art and Theatre on Screen

Presenting fine art and theatre on The Big Screen. 

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Le Samouraï (1967) – Back on the Big Screen in 4K
Retrospectives Le Samouraï (1967) – Back on the Big Screen in 4K

One of the most influential and iconic films in French cinema history, Jean-Pierre Melville's Le Samouraï returns to Australian cinemas in pristine 4K from Thursday 27 June.

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