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Good Time Charlie

PUBLISHED: 09:27 11 January 2008 | UPDATED: 19:24 05 July 2010

Golden Globe nominee Charlie Wilson's War (15) is the pick of the films at the Hollywood Cinema in Lowestoft this week.

GOLDEN Globe nominee Charlie Wilson's War (15) screens at the Hollywood Cinema in Lowestoft this week.

The film, which stars Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts and Philip Seymour Hoffman, is adapted from George Crile's 2003 book Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History.

It tells the real life story of “Good-Time Charlie” Wilson, a flawed and fun-loving East Texas Congressman. Together with a renegade CIA agent and a Houston socialite, the unlikely trio join forces to lead the largest and most successful covert operation in history.

Travelling the world the trio make unlikely alliances as they strive to support the Afghan freedom fighters against the invasion of the Soviet Union in the early 1980's.

Also screening this week at the Lowestoft Hollywood Cinema is I Am Legend (15), Dan in Real Life (PG), PS - I Love You (12A), St Trinians (12A), Alvin and the Chipmunks (U), The Golden Compass (PG), Enchanted (PG) and Bee Movie (U).

This week's cinema times:

LOWESTOFT

Hollywood: 01502 564567

St Trinian's (12A) daily 5.15 plus Sat-Sun 3

Charlie Wilson's War (15) daily 5.50, 8.10 plus Sat-Sun 3.30

I Am Legend (15) daily 6.15, 8.25 plus Sat-Sun 3.15

Dan in Real Life (PG) daily 6.45, 8.50 plus Sat-Sun 3

PS I Love You (12A) daily 8

Alvin and the Chipmunks (U) Fri and Mon-Thurs 4.30, Sat-Sun 1.10

Bee Movie (U) Fri and Mon-Thurs 5, Sat-Sun 1

The Golden Compass (PG) Sat-Sun 12.45

Enchanted (PG) Sat-Sun 1.20.

Marina Theatre: 01502 573318

The Golden Compass (PG) daily 7.30 plus Sat-Sun and Wed 2.30.

GREAT YARMOUTH

Hollywood: 01493 842043

The Golden Compass (12A) daily 5.30 plus Sat-Sun 12.30

PS I Love You (12A) daily 5.30, 8.20 plus Sat-Sun 3

I Am Legend (15) daily 6.15, 8.25 plus Sat-Sun 3.15

Dan in Real Life (PG) daily 6.25, 8.30 plus Sat-Sun 3.30

Charlie Wilson's War (15) daily 6.30, 8.40 plus Sat-Sun 3.10

St Trinian's (12A) daily 7.50 plus Sat-Sun 3

Enchanted (PG) Fri and Mon-Thurs 4.20, Sat-Sun 1

Alvin and the Chipmunks (U) Fri and Mon-Thurs 4.30, Sat-Sun 1.15

Bee Movie (U) Fri and Mon-Thurs 4.40, Sat-Sun 1.30

Mr Magorium's Wonder Emporium (U) Sat-Sun 1.15

NORWICH

Cinema City: 0871 704 2053

Charlie Wilson's War (15) daily 1.20, 3.50, 6.20, 8.50

I'm Not There (15) Fri and Wed-Thurs 12 noon, 2.50, 5.40, 8.30, Sat 12 noon, 2.50, 8.40, Sun 12 noon, 5.40, 8.30, Mon 12 noon, 2.50, 5.40, Tues 11am, 2.50, 5.40, 8.30

Lust, Caution (18) Fri, Sun-Mon 1, 4.30, 8, Sat and Tues-Thurs 2, 5.30

Stardust (PG) Sat 11am

Macbeth (via live satellite) Sat 6.30

Casablanca (U) Sun 3.15

Documentary Focus: Jesus Camp (15) Mon 8.30

Future Shorts (tbc) Tues 8.40

Hollywood: 01603 621903

Enchanted (PG) daily 5.15 plus Sat-Sun 11am, 1

Charlie Wilson's War (15) daily 5.40, 8 plus Sat-Sun 3.30

I Am Legend (15) daily 6.15, 8.25 plus Sat-Sun 3.10

Dan in Real Life (PG) daily 6.25, 8.30 plus Sat-Sun 3.40

St Trinian's (12A) daily 7.50 plus Sat-Sun 3

Alvin and the Chipmunks (U) Fri and Mon-Thurs 4.30, Sat-Sun 11am, 1.15

Bee Movie (U) Fri and Mon-Thurs 4.40, Sat-Sun 11am, 1.20

Mr Magorium's Wonder Emporium (U) Sat-Sun 11am

The Golden Compass (PG) Sat-Sun 1.25

Odeon: 0871 2244007

The Golden Compass (PG) daily 12 noon (not Sat or Wed), 1, 2.45 (not Sat or Wed), 3.45, 5.30 (not Sat or Wed), 6.30 (not Wed), 8.15 (not Sat or Wed), 9.15 plus Fri 11, Sat-Sun 11am

Enchanted (PG) daily 12 noon, 2.45, 5.30, 8.15 (not Tues) plus Fri-Sat 11

PS I Love You (12A) daily 12 noon, 3, 6, 9

I Am Legend (15) daily 12.15, 1, 1.45, 3, 3.45, 4.30, 5.30, 6.15, 7, 8, 8.45, 9.30 plus Fri-Sat 11.30, Sat-Sun 11.15am

Alvin and the Chipmunks (U) daily 12.15, 2.30, 4.45, 7

Lust, Caution (18) daily 1, 4.30, 8

Bee Movie (U) daily 1.15, 30.30 plus Sat-Sun 11am

Charlie Wilson's War (15) daily 1, 3.30, 6, 8.30 plus Fri-Sat 11

Balls of Fury (12A) daily 1.30, 4, 6.30 (not Tues), 9 (not Tues) plus Fri-Sat 11.30

Dan in Real Life (PG) daily 1.30, 4, 6.30, 9 plus Fri-Sat 11.30

St Trinian's (12A) daily 1.45, 4.15, 6.45, 9.15 plus Fri-Sat 11.40, Sat-Sun 11.15am, Tues 11.30am

The Kite Runner (12A) daily 5.45, 8.45

Hitman (15) daily 9.30

Daddy Day Camp (PG) Sat-Sun 11am

Ratatouille (U) Sat 11am

Mr Magorium's Wonder Emporium (U) Sat-Sun 11.15am

Sleuth (15) Tues 11am for senior screen

Brick Lane (15) Tues 8.15

No Country For Old Men (15) Sat and Wed 1.15, 4, 6.30, 9

Vue: 08712 240 240

Dan in Real Life (PG) daily 1.10, 3.30, 6. 8.20 plus Sat-Sun 10.30am, Sat 10.45

Charlie Wilson's War (15) daily 1.20, 3.40, 6.10, 8.40 plus Sat-Sun 10.40am, Sat 11, Tues 10.40am

I Am Legend (15) daily 1.30, 3.50, 6.20, 8.50 plus Sat-Sun and Tues 11am, Sat 11.30

St Trinian's (12A) daily 1.40, 4, 6.30, 9

The Golden Compass (PG) daily 2.20, 5.30, 8.10

Enchanted (PG) daily 2.40, 5, 7.50 plus Sat-Sun 9.50am, Sat-Sun and Tues 12.20

PS I Love You (12A) daily 2.45, 5.45, 8.30 plus Sat-Sun and Tues 11.50am, Sat 11.20

Balls of Fury (12A) daily 5.30, 8 plus Sat 10.30

Mr Magorium's Wonder Emporium (U) Sat-Sun 9.45am

Ratatouille (U) Sat-Sun 10am

Alvin and the Chipmunks (U) Sat-Sun 10.50am, 1, 3.15

Bee Movie (U) Sat-Sun 10am, Sat-Sun and Tues 12.10

The Waitress (12A) Tues 11am for seniors club

Please note that cinema times, particularly at multiplexes, may be subject to change. Listings apply from today until Thursday. All times are pm except where stated.

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