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31 Jul 2013, 14:08

Published: 31 Jul 2013 14:08 GMT+02:00

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METROPOLIS Filmtheater

Kurt-Schumacher-Platz 1, 44787 Bochum

Tel. 02 34 – 1 22 63


No English-language showings this week.


Metropolis Lichtspieltheater

Ebertplatz 19, 506 68 Cologne

Tel. 02 21 – 72 24 36


The Smurfs 2 (3D; minimum age: 0)

Thu-Wed 5:15pm, 7:20pm

The Wolverine (3D; minimum age: 12)

Thu-Wed 5:10pm, 9:35pm

The Great Gatsby (minimum age: 12)

Thu-Sat 9:20pm

Now You See Me (minimum age: 12)

Thu-Wed 7:30pm

Man of Steel (3D; minimum age: 12)

Thu-Wed 9:45pm

Star Trek Into Darkness (3D; minimum age: 12)

Sun-Wed 9:20pm

The Company You Keep (minimum age: 12)

Thu-Wed 4:55pm, 7:15pm


CineStar Düsseldorf - Der Filmpalast

Hansaallee 245, 405 49 Düsseldorf

Tel. 02 11 – 527 47 01

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


The Wolverine (3D; minimum age: 12)

Fri-Wed 8:05pm

Only God Forgives (minimum age: 16)

Fir & Sat 11pm

Now You See Me (minimum age: 12)

Fri-Wed 5:20pm

World War Z (3D; minimum age: 16)

Sat 10:55pm


CineStar Frankfurt am Main - CineStar Metropolis

Eschenheimer Anlage 40, 60318 Frankfurt am Main


Tel. 069 – 94 50 64 01

Tel. 24h reservation hotline 018 05 – 11 88 11 (14 ct/min. - mobile may be more expensive)


Sneak Preview (minimum age: 16)

Mon 9pm

Springsteen & I (minimum age: 6)

Mon 8pm

The Conjuring (minimum age: 16)

Fri-Sun & Tue 10:15pm

Wed 7:50pm

The Wolverine (minimum age: 12)

Thu-Wed 1:50pm, 4:50pm, 7:45pm, 10:50pm

Pacific Rim (3D; minimum age: 12)

Thu 7:45pm, 11pm

Fri, Sun & Tue 4:40pm

Mon & Wed 10:20pm

Despicable Me 2 (3D; minimum age: 0)

Thu, Sat, Mon & Wed 11:50am, 2:20pm

Fri, Sun & Tue 2:20pm

The Heat (minimum age: 12)

Thu, Sat, Mon & Wed 2:15pm

World War Z (minimum age: 16)

Thu 10:45pm

Fri-Sun & Tue 8pm, 10:45pm

Mon 11pm

Wed 11:10pm

Man of Steel (minimum age: 12)

Fri, Sun & Tue 11pm

The Great Gatsby (minimum age: 12)

Thu, Sat, Mon & Wed 5pm

Fri, Sun & Tue 2:30pm


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Broadway Kino

Mercurstr. 9, 668 77 Ramstein


Tel. 063 71 – 93 70 07


Despicable Me 2 (minimum age: 0)

Thu-Wed 3:30pm

Man of Steel (minimum age: 12)

Fri & Sat 10pm

Monsters University (minimum age: 0)

Sat & Sun 1:30pm

Now You See Me (minimum age: 12)

Sat & Sun 1:30pm

The Conjuring (minimum age: 16)

Thu-Wed 6pm, 8:15pm

Fri & Sat also 10:30pm

The Smurfs 2 (3D; minimum age: 0)

Thu, Fri & Mon-Wed 3:30pm, 6pm, 8:15pm

Sat & Sun 1:30pm, 3:45pm, 6pm, 8:15pm

The Wolverine (minimum age: 12)

Thu-Wed 3:30pm, 5:45pm, 8:15pm

Sat & Sun also 1:30pm

The Wolverine (3D; minimum age: 12)

Fri & Sat 10:30pm

World War Z (minimum age: 16)

Sat & Sun 10:30pm

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