Footloose

Dates: May 16th - May 21st
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Following two critically acclaimed tours and a West End run, Footloose is back and better than ever with the incredible Jake Quickenden (Dancing on Ice winner, Hollyoaks, Dreamboys, Hair,  Peter Pan – A Musical Adventure) as loveable cowboy Willard and the legendary Darren Day (TV personality and star of numerous West End and National tours including Mame, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Grease and Summer Holiday). City boy Ren thinks life is bad enough when he’s forced to move to a rural backwater in America. But his world comes to a standstill when he arrives…
  Director: Claude Berri The film is set in 1900 and while a very detailed description of the life of a French family in the south of France of the time, it is more the story of a young boy's life. Marcel witnesses the success of his teacher father, whom he admires greatly, as well as the success of his arrogant Uncle Jules. Marcel and family spend their summer vacations in a cottage in Provence, and one day when lost, Marcel meets and subsequently befriends a local boy who teaches him the secrets of the hills of Provence. 1990 (U)…

The Outfit (15)

Dates: May 15th 6:30 pm
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  From the Academy Award-winning writer of The Imitation Game (Graham Moore) comes The Outfit, a gripping and masterful thriller in which an expert tailor (Academy Award winner Mark Rylance) must outwit a dangerous group of mobsters in order to survive a fateful night. Cert: 15 Running time: 1hr 46mins
  Director: Claude Berri In this sequel to Jean de Florette, Manon, the daughter of Jean Cadoret, has remained on the farm, tending goats, in the hills of the idyllic Provencal countryside, growing into a beautiful young woman. Cesar’s business has greatly prospered from the fresh spring water and the carnations grow well. Ugolin, his grandson, begins to turn his mind towards ideas of love and steadily falls for the distant Manon. Meanwhile she has discovered the treachery that once befell her father and begins to plot vengeance on the men who caused her father's untimely death years earlier. 1986…
  Director: Claude Berri In a rural French village old Cesar and his nephew cast their covetous eyes on an adjoining vacant property. They need its spring water for growing their flowers, so are dismayed to hear that a new tenant is moving in. They block up the spring and watch as their new neighbour, Jean Cadoret, tries to keep his crops watered from wells far afield through the hot summer. Though they see his desperate efforts are breaking his health and his wife and daughter's hearts they think only of monopolising the spring. 1986 (PG) - colour 120mins (comedy/drama)…

THIS MUCH I KNOW TO BE TRUE

Dates: May 14th 7:45 pm
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  Shot on location in London & Brighton, Andrew Dominik’s new feature documentary THIS MUCH I KNOW TO BE TRUE captures Nick Cave and Warren Ellis’ exceptional creative relationship as they bring to life the songs from their last two studio albums, Ghosteen (Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds) and Carnage (Nick Cave & Warren Ellis). In this document of their first ever performances of these albums, filmed in spring 2021 ahead of their UK tour, we see the two, accompanied by singers and string quartet, as they nurture each song into existence. The film features a special appearance by…
  Director: Henri Verneuil A small town seeking publicity tries to bring together the quintuplet grandsons of the town's oldest inhabitant. This film is mainly a vehicle for the great Fernandel, the wonderful comedic actor with the "horse-faced" grin, who plays not only the old man, but all five grandsons. This is a classic French comedy with not only Fernandel but also Louis de Funes. By nature of the plot, it is episodic featuring each of the grandsons and some of these cameos are gems. A clever film that will be a joy for old cinema lovers or equally lovers…

The Northman (15)

Dates: May 14th 4:30 pm
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  From visionary director Robert Eggers comes 'The Northman', an action-filled epic that follows a young Viking prince on his quest to avenge his father's murder. With an all-star cast that includes Alexander Skarsgard, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, Bjork, and Willem Dafoe. Cert: 15 Running time: 2hrs 17mins AD Audio Description available
  Director: Daniel Auteuil Part two of Pagnol's Marseilles Trilogy. Marius has now gone to sea on a five-year contract to follow his dream; Fanny discovers she is pregnant. Her mother and Marius' father, César, distraught at the idea of an unmarried mother, persuade her to accept the romantic advances of the much older suitor, Panisse. To save face and despite her disappointment, Fanny accepts the arrangement and marries the rich merchant of the Vieux Port. Although he is 30 years her senior, he will look after her and will recognize her son as his heir. 2013 (PG) - colour…
  Director: Daniel Auteuil Part one of Pagnol's Marseilles Trilogy. Marius' biggest dream is to embark on a boat and sail to a faraway land. Fanny has secretly been in love with Marius since her childhood; Marius, never admitting it, has always loved Fanny. One day, Marius is offered a job on an exploratory ship. Fanny confesses her love for him and thereby provokes a fight between Marius and Panisse, who despite his old age, has been courting Fanny. Torn between realising his ambition and his love for Fanny, Marius abandons his dream, to remain with Fanny, but he cannot…