2019 - 20   Film Nights

 

Friday 22nd November : "84 Charing Cross Road" - SOLD OUT

Starring Anne Bancroft, Anthony Hopkins and Judi Dench

New York City bibliophile Helene Hanff (Anne Bancroft) writes to the London bookshop Marks & Co in search of some titles she has not been able to turn up locally. Store manager Frank Doel (Anthony Hopkins) responds politely to her chatty letter, and over the course of two decades, a deep, long-distance friendship evolves. Based on Hanff's epistolary memoir and its later two-person stage adaptation, the film version incorporates new characters, including Doel's wife, Nora (Judi Dench).

 

Friday 17th January 2020 :  "A Private Function"

Starring Denholm Elliott, Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Liz Smith, Bill Paterson, Pete Postlethwaite

In the summer of 1947, Britain prepares to commemorate the wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Phillip. To get around food-rationing laws, Dr. Charles Swaby (Denholm Elliott), accountant Henry Allardyce (Richard Griffiths) and solicitor Frank Lockwood (John Normington) are fattening a black-market pig for the big day. Egged on by his wife (Maggie Smith), meek Gilbert Chilvers (Michael Palin) steals the swine, but the couple must conceal it from inspector Morris Wormold (Bill Paterson).

 

Friday 14th February 2020:  "My Big Fat Greek Wedding"

Starring Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Lainie Kazan, Michael Constantine 

Toula, a Greek woman trying to come to terms with her heritage, falls in love with a non-Greek man, and has to convince her family to accept him  

 

Friday 20th March 2020:  "Notting Hill"

Starring Julia Roberts, Hugh Grant, Hugh Bonneville, Emma Chambers, James Dreyfus, Tim McInnerny

A British bookseller meets a high-profile American actress. They grow fond of each other and eventually fall in love. However, this does not go down well with her boyfriend.  

 

Not been before ?

£10.00 is the price for the film, plus dinner and a glass of wine.

Doors open at 7pm

Admission by ticket only from lindacollison1@aol.com  or 01491 628492

Also, remember to bring some cash for the raffle and an extra glasses of wine or two.