We use cookies to give you the best web experience.

About Cookies When you visit our website, like most others, small pieces of data are sent to and retrieved from your browser, mostly in the form of ‘cookies’. These cookies can be used to store information about you or your device (computer, tablet or mobile) which can be used to present you with a more personalised web experience. Please see our Privacy Policy for more details.

I'd like to book tickets for:
at:

No films

Log in

ShowHide
Invalid log in details. Please check and try again
Captcha Verification Failed

Register

  • Register for free with no monthly fees
  • Earn 10% rewards on tickets, snacks and drinks
  • Discounted admission*
  • 25% OFF food & Frankie & Benny’s and Chiquito Restaurants**
  • Advance screening offers

*Valid all day, every day at Showcase Manchester, Walsall, Bristol Avonmeads, Derby Foresters Park, and Showcase Cinema de Lux Bristol, Leicester and Derby. After 7pm Sunday and all day Monday and Tuesday at all remaining Showcase Cinemas and Showcase Cinema de Lux.
**Terms & Conditions apply, log in for full details

Reset Insider details

Enter your email address and we’ll send you a link to update your Insider details.

Please note: this needs to be the email address you used when setting up your membership.

Email not recognised. Please check and try again.

Thank you. Your reset email should be with you shortly - remember to check your Junk folder.

Go back

Mrs. Lowry and SonPGPG

I'd like to book tickets for:

There are currently no times available for this film. Please check back later.

Mrs. Lowry and Son Still
Mrs. Lowry and Son Poster
The film follows Lowry in the beginnings of his career, as he yearns for his work to be appreciated in London. However, his disdainful mother, Elizabeth actively tries to dissuade her bachelor son from pursuing his artistic ambitions. Elizabeth never fails to voice her opinion at what a disappointment he is to her. At the same time, the film explores how Elizabeth is the very reason Lowry paints anything at all, as he desperately seeks to create something, anything, which will make her happy, creating a clever layer of tragic irony. This powerful, yet humorous story imagines the impact this obsessive mother and son relationship had on the great artist. Love is at the very heart of this film. L.S. Lowry became internationally famous for his depictions of 20th century industrial life in the North West of England, and the legacy of his work remains a huge presence in the region, not least at The Lowry, a purpose-built art gallery in Salford Quays. Such was his eventual success that he was offered five honours over his lifetime, including a knighthood in 1986 - all of which he rejected - and his work was displayed in a retrospective, record-breaking exhibition at the Tate. His work sells for millions.
CAST: Vanessa Redgrave, Timothy Spall, Stephen Lord
DIRECTOR: Adrian Noble
RUN TIME: 1 hour 31 minutes
RELEASE DATE: 30/08/2019

Share with friends

I'd like to book tickets for: