Top 3 films to watch in Manchester this week *OSCARS SPECIAL*


With 12 years a slave winning 2 Oscars, Disney’s Frozen also winning 2 and Gravity winning a total of 7, we thought that it would be the perfect time to list the “best of the best” in our top 3 films to watch in Manchester this week!



A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space.

Oscars won:

  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Directing
  • Best Film Editing
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Sound Editing
  • Best Sound Mixing
  • Best Visual Effects

Certificate: 12A

Running time: 91 mins

Rating: 8.2/10

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Fearless optimist Anna teams up with Kristoff in an epic journey, encountering Everest-like conditions, and a hilarious snowman named Olaf in a race to find Anna’s sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom in eternal winter.

Oscars won:

  • Best Animated Feature
  • Best Original Song

Certificate: PG

Running time: 102 mins

Rating: 8/10

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12 Years a Slave


In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.

Oscars won:

  • Best Picture
  • Best Adapted Screenplay

Certificate: 15

Running time: 134 mins

Rating: 8.3/10

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