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Sheila Hancock is at her sublime best as Edie, an elderly woman who, in the aftermath of the death of her controlling husband, decides to fulfil a long-held dream of climbing a Scottish mountain. Against her daughter’s wishes, she heads to Scotland and employs Jonny (Kevin Guthrie) to help her get the right equipment and train her for the gruelling climb. As the pair talk, bicker and have fun, they reveal more about their lives to each other, all set against the stunning backdrop of the Scottish Highlands.

Director: Simon Hunter
Cast: Sheila Hancock, Kevin Guthrie, Paul Brannigan
Film Length: 102mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 12A
Genre: Drama


On Chesil Beach - Cert 15

Based on Ian McEwan's novel. In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.

Director: Dominic Cooke
Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Emily Watson, Samuel West
Film Length: 110mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 15
Genre: Drama


Show Dogs - Cert PG

Max, a macho, solitary Rottweiler police dog is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious Dog Show, along with his human partner, to avert a disaster from happening.

Director: Raja Gosnell
Cast: Stanley Tucci, Natasha Lyonne, Alan Cumming
Film Length: 92mins
Format: 2D
Cert: PG
Genre: Comedy


Sherlock Gnomes - Cert U

Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renowned detective Sherlock Gnomes to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.

Director: John Stevenson
Cast: Emily Blunt, Johnny Depp, James McAvoy
Film Length: 86mins
Format: 2D
Cert: U
Genre: Children's


Book Club - Cert 12A

Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.

Director: Bill Holderman
Cast: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen
Film Length: 106mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 12A
Genre: Comedy


Deadpool 2 - Cert 15

Marvel’s motormouth mercenary is back! Bigger, better and occasionally more pantless than ever before. When a super soldier arrives on a murderous mission, Deadpool is forced to think about friendship, family and what it really means to be a hero - all while kicking 50 shades of ass. Because, sometimes, to do the right thing you need to fight dirty.

Director: David Leitch
Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, T.J. Miller, Brianna Hildebrand, Leslie Uggams
Film Length: 119mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 15
Genre: Action / Adventure


The Happy Prince - Cert 15

In a cheap Parisian hotel room Oscar Wilde lies on his death bed and the past floods back, transporting him to other times and places. Was he once the most famous man in London? The artist crucified by a society that once worshiped him? The lover imprisoned and freed, yet still running towards ruin in the final chapter of his life? Under the microscope of death he reviews the failed attempt to reconcile with his long suffering wife Constance, the ensuing reprisal of his fatal love affair with Lord Alfred Douglas and the warmth and devotion of Robbie Ross who tried and failed to save him from himself.

Director: Rupert Everett
Cast: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Emily Watson, Colin Morgan, Edwin Thomas, Tom Wilkinson
Film Length: 105mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 15
Genre: Drama


Solo: A Star Wars Story - Cert 12A

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY is a sci-fi action adventure in which a street-wise outlaw teams up with a group of smugglers to plan a heist.

Director: Ron Howard
Cast: Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Paul Bettany, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Joonas Suotamo, Jon Favreau (voice)
Film Length: 135mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 12A
Genre: Si-Fi


Italian Film & Conversation Night - The Fever - Cert 15

Italian Film & Conversation Night

Showing on Monday June 25th for one show only at 6.25pm and then join us for a set two course meal and some Italian conversation at 8.15pm.

Tickets £9.95. Set Two Course Meal £25.95.
Join us for a special showing of the fantastic Italian comedy, The Fever.

This film will be shown in Italian with subtitles in English and afterwards you are welcome to join us for a meal where a large party will be practising their Italian conversation skills gently aided by our language teacher Maria.

You don't have to join the class. You are most welcome to see the film or book a meal without them - just let us know on arrival and we will seat you separately. However if you do choose to join the group you will be made most welcome. Most of our Italian conversationalists are beginner/ intermediate level of ability.

Menu

Main Courses: Grilled Salmon OR Crispy Tofu on a bed of rice noodles with steamed greens in hoi sin sauce OR Slow cooked Pork Medallion & black pudding OR Nut Roast with steamed greens, mash & a rich gravy or Cajun Chicken Breast burger with potato wedges and salad. Puds: Panacotta & berry compote OR Treacle Tart OR Hot Chocolate Brownie - all served with ice cream..

Film Synopsis
Mario is a young surveyor from Cremona, registered at the faculty of Architecture outside the prescribed time. He has a dream: opening a night club with the help of his friends. The unexpected offer of a municipal post thanks to an application he had made four years before and the possibility of permanent employment will change his life.
At the beginning all seems easy and also funny, however soon his cleverness and nice character will arouse the envy of an executive. You will think that the life and the dreams of Mario may soon be shattered..
'Splendidly shot by Alessandro D'Alatri, played with a lot of passion by a great Fabio Volo, the movie represents an interesting fresco of the contemporary Italian society'.


Director: Alessandro D'Alatri
Cast: Fabio Volo, Valeria Solarino, Cochi Ponzoni, Arnoldo Foa.
Film Length: 110mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 15
Genre: Foreign Language (sub-titled)


Spanish Film & Conversation Night - Volver - Cert 15

Showing on Tuesday June 26th for one show only at 6.15pm and then join us for a set two course meal and some Spanish conversation at 8.15pm.

Tickets £9.95. Set Two Course Meal £25.95.
Join us for a special showing of the fantastic Spanish drama, Volver.

This film will be shown in Spanish with subtitles in English and afterwards you are welcome to join us for a meal where a large party will be practising their Spanish conversation skills gently aided by our language teacher Christianne.

You don't have to join the class. You are most welcome to see the film or book a meal without them - just let us know on arrival and we will seat you separately. However if you do choose to join the group you will be made most welcome. Most of our Spanish conversationalists are beginner/ intermediate level of ability.

Menu

Main Courses: Grilled Salmon OR Crispy Tofu on a bed of rice noodles with steamed greens in hoi sin sauce OR Slow cooked Pork Medallion & black pudding OR Nut Roast with steamed greens, mash & a rich gravy or Cajun Chicken Breast burger with potato wedges and salad. Puds: Panacotta & berry compote OR Treacle Tart OR Hot Chocolate Brownie - all served with ice cream..

Film Synopsis

Takes place in Madrid and its lively working-class neighbourhoods, where the immigrants from the various Spanish provinces share dreams, lives and fortune with a multitude of ethnic groups and other races. At the heart of this social framework, three generations of women survive wind, fire and even death, thanks to goodness, audacity and a limitless vitality…


Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Cast: Penélope Cruz, Carmen Maura, Lola Duenas, Blanca Portillo, Yohana Cobo, Chus Lampreave, Leandro Rivera
Film Length: 118mins
Format: 2D
Cert: 15
Genre: Foreign Language (sub-titled)