June 4, 2014, 4 Comments

Staff at the Ritzy cinema in Brixton are preparing to strike for the sixth turn, accusing employers Picturehouse of performing a “volte-face” on pay talks. Union members at the cinema [...]


Ritzy Cinema to become ‘Little’ Waitrose supermarket

April 1, 2014, 16 Comments

An iconic Brixton cinema is to be turned into a high-end ‘Little’ Waitrose supermarket, The Brixton Blog can reveal today (April 1). The R ...


Ritzy Cinema bosses ban Brixton Bugle in London Living Wage row

March 31, 2014, 8 Comments

    By Nisha Damji and Tim Dickens The Ritzy has banned the April edition of the Brixton Bugle as part of an ongoing dispute with the cinema ...

The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Weekly Ritzy Round by Robert Makin March 6th-12th

March 6, 2014, No comments

The big release this week is Wes Anderson’s highly anticipated The Grand Budapest Hotel. The year is 1932 and the destination is Zubrowka, a fiction ...

  • John Pilger discussed his new film 'Utopia' at Brixton's Ritzy Cinema this week
    Film Review: John Pilger’s Utopia
    November 19, 2013, 1 Comment

    Veteran investigative journalist John Pilger took to the stage at Ritzy Cinema last night for a Q&A session on his new film Utopia. Over a career spanning decades, Pilger has [...]

  • pandoras promise
    Ritzy Round Up (Nov 15 – 21) By Robert Makin
    November 14, 2013, No comments

    By Robert Makin Well it’s certainly a fantastic week for anybody interested in documentaries. This Saturday The Ritzy dedicates and entire day to The Nuclear Question season featuring six documentaries [...]