Cine-Takeover presents Mad Max: Fury Road, Unfriended and Whiplash!

A group of Leeds’ young film lovers are taking over the city’s cinemas and giving you the opportunity to experience the true magic of seeing films you might have missed on the big screen. But these are no ordinary screenings, as each one comes with inspiring activities added to enhance the magic of group film watching – at great value prices! Click here to see the trailer. 

Whiplash + drum-off
Saturday 13 February, 2.15pm, Hyde Park Picture House

The multi Oscar and BAFTA award winning, high-intensity drama stars Miles Teller (Fantastic 4) as the drum student pushed to the limit to realise his greatness by his band leader. There will be a live Drum Off before the screening, where local drummers (aged 15+) will be invited to play a 90 second drum fill, with audience deciding the winner. Entry is free for drummers. If you would like to participate, please email

£5 full / £4 concession. Click here for tickets

Unfriended + Tweet-Along
Thursday 18 February, 6.30pm, Headrow House

The critically acclaimed horror film is seen entirely through the protagonist’s desktop screen, and gained cult status when released on Video on Demand platforms in 2015. The audience will be encourage to keep their phones out during the film in order to tweet responses and react to the film in real time.

£5 full / £4 concession. Click here for tickets

Mad Max: Fury Road + Warboys photo booth
Thursday 25 February, 5.30pm, Vue in The Light

Five days before the film world will hear if the dystopian action-thriller can claim any one of the 10 Oscars it has been nominated for, we bring it back to Vue in The Light. There will be a dress up photo booth and make-up artists offering ‘war boy’ and ‘road warrior’ makeovers, with a free professional souvenir picture being taken for all attendees.

£5 full / £4 concession. Click here for tickets.