Close this search box.
We use cookies to deliver the best experience on our website. By using our website, you agree to use of cookies.  Learn more.

Imaginary Friends, Apes & Garfield – New films at Cineworld Hull this May



As May blooms across Hull, bringing with it longer days and the promise of summer, Cineworld Hull is gearing up with a dazzling array of films to suit every taste. From high-octane adventures and classic sci-fi nostalgia to animated delights and chilling thrillers, there’s something to capture the imagination of every moviegoer this month.

Whether you’re planning a family outing, a date night, or simply a solo escape to the immersive world of cinema, Cineworld Hull has your ticket to adventure. Let’s dive into the exciting lineup and get ready for a month filled with cinematic magic that promises to entertain, thrill, and inspire.

Here’s are the new releases this May at Cineworld Hull…

May 2024 film releases at Hull Cinemas

The Fall Guy

(Released May 2nd in 2D, IMAX, 4DX, ScreenX, and Superscreen)

Catch Ryan Gosling in The Fall Guy at Cineworld Hull, where he shines as Colt Seavers, a stuntman navigating the quirks of Hollywood with his ex, director Jody (Emily Blunt), and a missing leading man (Aaron Taylor-Johnson). It’s a romantic, action-packed romp that pays tribute to the unsung heroes of stunt work, directed by action maestro David Leitch.

Book The Fall Guy Tickets at Cineworld Hull

Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace

(Released May 3rd in 2D, 4DX, and Superscreen)

Feel the force at Cineworld Hull with the 25th anniversary re-release of The Phantom Menace. Experience the early adventures of Qui-Gon Jinn, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and young Anakin Skywalker, including iconic moments like the pod race and the duel with Darth Maul, in the enhanced 4DX format.

Book Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace Tickets at Cineworld Hull

Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

(Released May 9th in 2D, IMAX, 4DX, ScreenX, and Superscreen)

Journey back to the Planet of the Apes at Cineworld Hull, where Caesar’s legacy continues 300 years later in a new saga of survival and domination. Owen Teague’s young ape Noa and Kevin Durand’s ambitious Proximus Caesar take center stage in a tale of evolving civilizations and power struggles, brought to life with breathtaking visual effects by director Wes Ball.

Book Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes Tickets at Cineworld Hull


(Released May 17th)

Discover the magical and mysterious world of imaginary friends in IF, directed by John Krasinski and starring Ryan Reynolds. This family-friendly adventure, reminiscent of Spielberg’s classics, explores a whimsical world hidden in plain sight. With a star-studded voice cast including Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Steve Carell, it’s a cinematic journey not to be missed at Cineworld Hull.

Book IF Tickets at Cineworld Hull

The Strangers: Chapter 1

(Released May 17th)

Brace yourself for a heart-pounding experience with The Strangers: Chapter 1 at Cineworld Hull. Dive into the origins of the terrifying home invasion saga as a young couple faces off against masked assailants in a fight for survival. This chilling prequel promises to keep you on the edge of your seat.

The Garfield Movie

(Released May 18th)

Join everyone’s favorite lasagna-loving cat in The Garfield Movie at Cineworld Hull. Voiced by Chris Pratt, with a stellar cast including Nicholas Hoult and Samuel L. Jackson, this animated adventure breathes new life into the classic comic strip character with a modern CGI twist.

Book The Garfield Movie Tickets at Cineworld Hull

Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga

(Released May 24th)

Gear up for an explosive return to the Mad Max universe with Furiosa, a high-octane prequel detailing the backstory of Imperator Furiosa (Anya Taylor-Joy). Experience her early adventures and struggles, depicted with the visceral, in-camera stunts and effects that define George Miller’s filmmaking. Chris Hemsworth stars as the formidable foe Dementus, ensuring an action-packed spectacle at Cineworld Hull.

Book Furiosa Tickets at Cineworld Hull

Why we love Cineworld Hull

See more: See inside Hull’s newly refurbished Cineworld Cinema

Here at Hull What’s On, we’re absolutely sold on Cineworld Hull, and for good reason. Located in Kingswood Leisure Park, the cinema is a standout in East Yorkshire, delivering a premium film-watching experience with convenience, flair and value.

Following a significant refurbishment in December 2021, Cineworld Hull now hosts nine screens, including the largest 3D-capable screen in the region, seating an impressive 498 guests. Getting there is a breeze from any part of East Yorkshire, with good public transport links and ample free parking directly outside, it’s hassle-free from start to finish.

Cineworld Hull even boasts the Superscreen — the largest 3D cinema screen in Hull — for an unmatched immersive viewing experience. For those looking for dynamic movie action, the 4DX screenings involve high-tech motion seats and special effects that bring films to life. Plus, there’s our favourite – ScreenX, which offers a unique 270-degree viewing experience during selected high-octane scenes, wrapping the action around you in a truly spectacular fashion.

What really wins us over are the plush leather reclining seats that make every viewing a luxury experience. With tickets starting at just £5.50 and a wealth of offers including Movies for Juniors, CineSeniors, and 2 for 1 Meerkat Movies, Cineworld Hull is unrivaled in value. The membership option, offering unlimited films and substantial discounts for less than the cost of two tickets per month, confirms it as the best all-round value cinema in Hull & East Yorkshire.

This is a promotional article on behalf of Cineworld Cinemas in Hull. Please support our sponsors and advertisers who support our work.

Hull news, events & special offers

Our weekly digest rounds up the best things happening around Hull & East Yorkshire.


Got something to share?

We want to share everything positive that’s going on around Hull. We have loads of great ways to share your stuff:
Click the button above or email us at
*Registration required
Featured Hull Events
Unmissable offers!
Places you should visit

Don't miss out!

Be the centre of your social party by following and subscribing to our weekly email newsletter!