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Elsa & Fred

Opening at LIDO on November 27

A comedy romance about an elderly couple who realise it's never too late to love. Fred (Christopher Plummer, Beginners) feels at the end of his road after losing his wife. However, he didn't expect to meet the charismatic Elsa (Shirley MacLaine, Bernie) who brings him back to life and they pursue their dreams together. Read more

Nightcrawler

Opening at LIDO on November 27

Jake Gyllenhaal leads this Los Angeles-set drama as a devilishly persistent young man who, struggling for employment, barges into the underground world of freelance crime journalism. Read more

The Drop

Opening at LIDO on November 27

The late James Gandolfini stars alongside Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace in this crime drama involving murder, a scam artist and a missing pit bull. Read more

NT Live: Skylight

Opening at LIDO on November 30

From the National Theatre's 2014 season of live recordings direct from the Wyndham Theatre in London, Carey Milligan and Bill Nighy star in David Hare's  excellent 1995 drama... Read more

What We Did on Our Holiday

Opening at LIDO on December 4

British comedy heart-warmer from the creators of BBC series Outnumbered. Stars David Tennant, Rosamund Pike and Billy Connolly... Read more

NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire

Opening at LIDO on December 14

From the National Theatre's 2014 season of live recordings direct from the London stage, this is the Young Vic's production of Tennessee Williams' masterpiece starring Gillian Anderson and Ben Foster. Read more

Mr. Turner

Opening at LIDO on December 26

From writer-director Mike Leigh (Another Year), an exploration of the life and work of the eccentric British impressionist great J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851). Stars Leigh's frequent collaborators Timothy Spall, Paul Jesson and Ruth Sheen. Read more

The Imitation Game

Opening at LIDO on January 1

The director of Norwegian crime thriller Headhunters helms this World War II true story of Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) - the English mathematician and logician who set out to break the Enigma code used by the Nazis. Read more