English language cinema in Rome 1-7 March

Rome cinemas showing movies in their original English language versions from 1-7 March.

RED SPARROW

Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to 'Sparrow School,' a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. Her first mission, targeting a CIA agent, threatens to unravel the security of both nations. Over 14s.
The Space Cinema Moderno, Piazza della Repubblica 44, tel. 06892111. 1-4 March 19.30. 5 March 16.30. 6 March 17.00. 7 March 16.10.
UCI Cinemas Porta di Roma, Via delle Vigne Nuove, tel. 06892960. 1 March ONLY 18.30.
UCI Cinemas Parco Leonardo, Via Gian Lorenzo Bernini 20/22 (Fiumicino), tel. 06892960. 1 and 7 March ONLY 19.20
UCI Cinemas Roma Est, Via Collatina 858, tel. 06892960. 1 and 7 March ONLY 20.30.



LADY BIRD

In 2002 an artistically inclined 17-year-old girl comes of age in Sacramento, California. Oscar-nominated film directed by Greta Gerwig and starring Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts.
Nuovo Olimpia, Via in Lucina 16, tel. 066861068. Daily 15.00, 17.15, 19.00, 20.45.
Odeon, Piazza Stefano Jacini 22, tel. 0686391361. 6 March ONLY 16.00, 18.00, 20.30, 22.30. 



PHANTOM THREAD

Set in 1950s London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by the arrival of the young, strong-willed Alma. Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, starring Vicky Krieps and Daniel Day-Lewis.
Lux, Via Massaciuccoli 31, tel. 0686391361. Daily 22.30. 3-4 March 12.30, 22.30.
Intrastevere, Vicolo Moroni 3, tel. 065884230. Daily 15.20, 17.40, 20.00, 22.20.
Giulio Cesare, Viale Giulio Cesare 229, tel. 0688801283. 1 and 6 March ONLY. 1 March: 15.30, 17.30, 20.00. Times on 6 March to be announced.
Eurcine, Via Liszt 32, tel. 0688801283. 5-6 March ONLY. Times to be announced.

 



BLACK PANTHER

T'Challa, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. Directed by Ryan Coogler, starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o.
Barberini, Piazza Barberini 24-26, tel. 064821082. For times see website.



THE SHAPE OF WATER

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity. Directed by Guillermo del Toro, starring Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon.
Nuovo Olimpia, Via in Lucina 16, tel. 066861068. Daily 16.45, 22.30.
Lux, Via Massaciuccoli 31, tel. 0686391361. Daily 22.30. 3-4 March ONLY 12.30, 22.30.
Andromeda, Via Mattia Battistini 195, tel. 3423206083. 6 March ONLY 16.00, 18.15, 20.30



DISASTER ARTIST

When Greg Sestero, an aspiring film actor, meets the weird and mysterious Tommy Wiseau in an acting class, they form a unique friendship and travel to Hollywood to make their dreams come true. Directed by and starring James Franco, with Dave Franco and Ari Graynor.
Nuovo Sacher, Largo Ascianghi 1, tel. 065818116. 1-2 March 16.15, 18.20, 20.30, 22.30. 3 March 16.15.



THE POST

A cover-up that spanned four US presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government. Directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson.
Barberini, Piazza Barberini 24-26, tel. 064821082. For times see website.
Lux, Via Massaciuccoli 31, tel. 0686391361. Daily 22.30. 3-4 March 13.00, 22.30. 



THE DARKEST HOUR

During the early days of world war two, the fate of western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British prime minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds. Directed Joe Wright, starring Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas.
Lux, Via Massaciuccoli 31, tel. 0686391361. Daily 22.30. 3-4 March 13.00, 22.30. 



THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit. Directed by Martin McDonagh, starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell.
Lux, Via Massaciuccoli 31, tel. 0686391361. Daily 22.30. 3-4 March 13.00, 22.30. 


CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

In northern Italy in 1983, 17-year-old Elio begins a relationship with visiting Oliver, his father's research assistant, with whom he bonds over his emerging sexuality, their Jewish heritage, and the beguiling Italian landscape. Directed by Luca Guadagnino, starring Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg.
Cinema Intrastevere, Vicolo Moroni 3, tel. 065884230. Daily 17.40, 20.00, 22.20.



THE DEATH OF STALIN

Comic caper following the Soviet dictator's last days and the chaos of the regime after his death.
Cinema dei Piccoli, Largo Marcello Mastroianni (Villa Borghese), 15, tel. 068553485. 1-2 March 18.50. 3-4 March 22.30.