Sat 23 September 8:45pm
Mon 25 September 6:15pm
Wed 27 September 2:30pm
Director: Edward Zwick
Cast: Tobey Maguire, Liev Schreiber, Peter Sarsgaard, Lily Rabe
The screening on Wed 27 September at 2.30pm is Silver Screen – our weekly matinees aimed at ages 60 and over with tickets at £6. Under-50s are welcome at these screenings, standard ticket prices apply.
In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer (Maguire) finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. Also starring Liev Schreiber and Peter Sarsgaard, Pawn Sacrifice chronicles Fischer’s terrifying struggles with genius and madness, and the rise and fall of a kid from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of the world.