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The Local · 21 Oct 2009, 12:28

Published: 21 Oct 2009 12:28 GMT+02:00

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Metropolis Lichtspieltheater

Ebertplatz 19, 5 06 68 Cologne

Tel. 02 21 – 72 24 36


Michael Jackson's This is it (minimum age: 6)

Wed 5.10pm, 7.10pm

(500) Days of Summer (no age restriction)

Thu-Wed 5.15pm, 7pm

Away We Go (minimum age: 12)

Thu-Tue 5.30pm, 7.15pm

Wed 7.15pm

The Ugly Truth (minimum age: 12)

Thu-Tue 7.25pm

District 9 (minimum age: 16)

Thu-Tue 9.25pm

Wed 9pm

Inglourious Basterds (minimum age: 16)

Thu-Tue 9.15pm

Wed 9.30pm


CineStar Düsseldorf - Der Filmpalast

Hansaallee 245, 4 05 49 Düsseldorf

Tel. 02 11 – 5 27 47 01

Tel. 24h reservation hotline 01805 11 88 11 (14 ct/min. - mobile event. more expensive)


Michael Jackson's This is it (no age restriction)

Wed 2pm, 4.30pm, 7.45pm, 10.30pm

My Big Fat Greek Summer (no age restriction)

Fri-Sat 11pm

Sneak Preview (minimum age: 18)

Wed 8.15pm


CineStar Frankfurt am Main - Turmpalast

Bleichstr. 57, 6 03 13 Frankfurt am Main


Tel. 0 69 – 28 17 87

Tel. 24h reservation hotline 01805 11 88 11 (14 ct/min. - mobile calls may cost more)


Michael Jackson's This is it (no age restriction)

Wed 2pm, 4.10pm, 6.15pm, 8.30pm

Orphan (minimum age: 16)

Thu & Sun-Wed 5.40pm, 8.15pm

Fri-Sat 5.40pm, 8.15pm, 10.45pm

G-Force (minimum age: 6)

Thu-Wed 3.30pm, 5.45pm

The Ugly Truth (minimum age: 12)

Thu, Sun, Tue, Wed 2.30pm, 8.10pm

Fri-Sat 2.30pm, 8.10pm, 10.30pm

Mon 2.30pm

The Taking of Pelham 123 (minimum age: 16)

Fri & Wed 5.30pm, 10.40pm

Sat 5.30pm, 8.15pm, 10.40pm

Tue 5.30pm

Up (no age restriction)

Thu-Wed 2pm

District 9 (minimum age: 16)

Thu & Sun-Tue 3pm, 5.30pm, 8pm

Fri-Sat 3pm, 5.30pm, 8pm, 10.30pm

Julie & Julia (no age restriction)

Thu & Sun-Mon 5.15pm, 8pm

Fri & Tue 8pm

Inglourious Basterds (minimum age: 16)

Thu & Sun-Wed 4.15pm, 7.30pm

Fri-Sat 4.15pm, 7.30pm, 10.20pm

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (minimum age: 12)

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Thu-Wed 2.30pm

Sneak Preview (minimum age: 18)

Mon 9pm


Broadway Kino

Mercurstr. 9, 6 68 77 Ramstein


Tel. 0 63 71 – 93 70 07


Michael Jackson's This is it (PG, minimum age: 13)

Wed 6pm, 8.30pm

Inglourious Basterds (R, minimum age: 17)

Thu & Tue-Wed 5.30pm, 8.15pm

Fri 7.45pm, 10.30pm

Sat 4.45pm, 7.30pm, 10.30pm

Sun 4.45pm, 7.30pm

Mon 8.15pm

Julie & Julia (PG, minimum age: 13)

Sat-Sun 3.45pm

The Hangover (R, minimum age: 17)

Fri-Sat 10.30pm

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