Friday 14th February is Valentine's Day, and there are plenty of chances for a romantic viewing experience in cinemas in Leeds and beyond. See what's happening, and find yourself an ideal night out, whether with a classic from film history or a brand new release...

Brief Encounter
Fri 14 February, 11am at HEART, Headingley (Part of Memory Matinees) 
Fri 14 February, 7.45pm at Square Chapel, Halifax
Often called the greatest romance film in history, Brief Encounter is now celebrating its 75th anniversary. 

Emma
Fri 14 February, citywide
Anya Taylor-Joy stars in Autumn de Wilde's Triple-F rated comedy drama based on the Jane Austen novel. 

Ghost 
Fri 14 February: ODEON Luxe Leeds Thorpe Park (8.15pm), ODEON Luxe Leeds Bradford (8.20pm), Showcase Cinema de Lux Leeds (7pm), Everyman Harrogate (8pm) and Everyman York (8pm) & Sun 16 February: Showcase Cinema de Lux Leeds (5pm).
The 80s favourite starring Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore returns to cinemas.

Preview: Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Valentine's Day Special)
Fri 14 February at Hyde Park Picture House (8.30pm), Hebden Bridge Picture House (7.45pm) & Ilkley Cinema (8pm)
Ahead of its full release, this powerful drama gets several special previews for Valentine's Day. 

Shut Up and Play the Hits: LCD Sound System Themed A/V Club Night
Fri 14 February (8pm)
CHUNK, Meanwood
The documentary 'Goodnight Brooklyn - The Story of Death By Audio' screens before a club night at the DIY arts space CHUNK, organised by Fourteen Pulsars and taking inspiration from LCD Sound System (the name comes from the band's documentary Shut Up and Play the Hits).

The SUPER DUPER Archive Cinema Presents: 
Love Is The Message - A Night at the Gallery 1977
Fri 14 February, 7pm
Hope House, Mabgate
A documentary about the famous Gallery night club in New York which inspired Leeds' Cosmic Slop night. All played through the world-renowned Cosmic Slop Soundsystem to give a full immersive experience.

INDIs Movie Night: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind - [ANTI] Romance screening
Thu 20 February, 7pm.
Carriageworks Theatre
INDIs offer an alternative take on Valentine's Day with an (Anti)-Romance screening of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Michel Gondry's inventive fantasy drama.

First Love
Mon 24 February, 8.30pm. 
Leeds University Union 
The latest film from Japanese provocateur Takashi Miike (Audition, 13 Assassins, Ichi The Killer) offers blood, gore, unadulterated mayhem and a tender love story.