Five Things To Do In Edinburgh: Wednesday September 5

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Your pick of the city’s nights out

• FILM: Totat Recall (12A). In the late 21st century, Earth is a radioactive wasteland apart from two outposts on opposite sides of the planet: the prosperous United Federation of Britain ruled by Chancellor Cohaagen (Bryan Cranston) and the polluted, rain-saturated Colony, home to millions of workers and the underground resistance led by Matthias (Bill Nighy). Factory worker Doug Quaid (Colin Farrell) lives in this hellhole with his wife Lori (Kate Beckinsale) and travels to work in the UFB with best friend Harry (Bokeem Woodbine). Unfulfilled and frustrated, Doug visits Rekall, a shadowy company which promises to realise clients’ dreams by implanting artificial memories. Shortly before the procedure takes hold, Rekall technician McClane (John Cho) discovers that Doug’s memory has been wiped. In the blink of an eye, the factory worker’s world implodes and he goes on the run in the company of rebel agent Melina (Jessica Biel). General release, various cinemas, times and prices

• THEATRE: Summer Holiday. Lothian Youth Arts & Musicals Company perform Cliff Richard’s famous road-trip musical. Church Hill Theatre, Morrison Street, 7.30pm, £10 (£7.50), 0131-447 7597

• COMEDY: Simon Evans, Friendly Fire. Join him as he dismantles the lies - from Fairy Tales to post-match analysis - that confound us all. The Stand, York Place, 8.30pm, £12 (£10), 0131-558 7272

• MUSIC: Very Wednesday. Pianist Will Pickvance, plus guest musicians, play classical favourites and also new material. St Giles’ Cathedral, Royal Mile, 12.15pm, free, 0131-226 0673

• CLUB: Jungledub. Now that the Bongo Club venue at Moray House has been granted a reprieve from closure until January 15 next year, giving them time to look for new landlords after Edinburgh University, Jungledub lives on, providing the best in dub, dubstep and jungle-inspired music. Bongo Club, Holyrood Road, 11pm, free, 0131-558 8844