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December 2017

THE BOY AND THE BEAST (12A) – 2015 Japan 119 min – subtitled

9 December at 2:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Director: Mamoru Hosoda Stars: Koji Yakusho, Aoi Miyazaki, Shota Sometani Young runaway Kyuta slips into a parallel world - a Japan-like civilisation of intelligent beasts, where he becomes the apprentice of the strong but wayward Kumatetsu. As they mature together, Kyuta and his master must both overcome great challenges to fulfil their destinies. Hugely entertaining, this action-packed contrast to Hosada's previous gem Wolf Children maintains his visual and narrative flair and ability to create deep characters full of human (and…

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December BABES IN ARMS screening

12 December at 11:00 am
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Our Monthly 11.00am Babes in Arms screening Bringing a baby is not compulsory but we cannot guarantee a quiet auditorium during this screening! Intending patrons should note that the lights will not be fully dimmed during the screening, sound will be at a lower level than usual and people may need to move around. This Month we present: LOVING VINCENT (12A) - 2017 UK/Poland 94 min Directors: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman Stars: Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Helen McCrory, Saoirse Ronan…

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THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS (PG) – 2017 Ireland/Canada 104 min

12 December at 7:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Director: Bharat Nalluri Stars: Dan Stevens, Christopher Plummer, Jonathan Pryce Bharat Nalluri’s film presents the making of the beloved children’s classic, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Life events and a vivid imagination inspired Dickens to create timeless characters such as Ebenezer Scrooge and Tiny Tim. A fascinating insight into the author’s creative process as he attempts to win back the confidence of his publishers by writing a novel that would eventually breathe new life into an uninspired holiday season. Dan…

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THE PARTY (15) – 2017 UK 71 min

13 December at 7:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Director: Sally Potter Stars: Timothy Spall, Patricia Clarkson, Bruno Ganz, Kristin Scott Thomas   Politician Janet is celebrating her new cabinet post by holding a little soirée with her academic husband Bill, some old friends and their partners, plus a smooth-talking banker. What could possibly go wrong? Some long-hidden secrets and smoking guns, perhaps? Playing out in real time, director Potter delivers an observant, droll, just-absurd-enough farce, with Scott Thomas holding the film together as our dubious heroine. “A short,…

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THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS (PG) – 2017 Ireland/Canada 104 min

14 December at 2:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Director: Bharat Nalluri Stars: Dan Stevens, Christopher Plummer, Jonathan Pryce Bharat Nalluri’s film presents the making of the beloved children’s classic, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Life events and a vivid imagination inspired Dickens to create timeless characters such as Ebenezer Scrooge and Tiny Tim. A fascinating insight into the author’s creative process as he attempts to win back the confidence of his publishers by writing a novel that would eventually breathe new life into an uninspired holiday season. Dan…

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CALL ME BY YOUR NAME (15) – 2017 Italy/USA/Brazil/France 132 min – partially subtitled

14 December at 7:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Director: Luca Guadagnino Stars: Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg, Amira Casar An American professor brings his family to Lombardy every year – this year, 1983, his son Elio (Chalamet) becomes obsessed with his new assistant Oliver (Hammer), and their relationship develops over the course of the summer. Adapted for the screen by James Ivory, this sun-dappled romance has been universally acclaimed for its script, camerawork, and stunning acting from the entire cast. “A triumphant, heartbreaking tale” (Time Out). David…

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MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (12A) – 2017 USA 114 min

19 December at 7:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Director: Kenneth Branagh Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench Based on Agatha Christie’s famous detective novel. An opulent trip through Europe rapidly unfolds into a stylish and suspenseful race against time to solve a murder case. Thirteen strangers are stranded on a train and everyone's a suspect. One man, Detective Hercule Poirot, must interrogate the passengers, search for clues and solve the puzzle before the killer strikes again. Kenneth Branagh directs and leads a stellar cast including…

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BLADE RUNNER 2049 (15) – 2017 UK/USA/Can 163 min

20 December at 7:00 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Note early start owing to the length of the performance. Director: Denis Villeneuve Stars: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas This compelling run up to the acclaimed 1982 classic follows LAPD Officer K (Gosling), a new futureworld cop (“blade runner”), who discovers a long-buried secret that threatens to undermine society. K sets out on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Ford), a former blade runner who has been missing for 30 years. This sensational sequel, by the director of…

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MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (12A) – 2017 USA 114 min

21 December at 2:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Subtitled for those with a hearing loss. Director: Kenneth Branagh Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench Based on Agatha Christie’s famous detective novel. An opulent trip through Europe rapidly unfolds into a stylish and suspenseful race against time to solve a murder case. Thirteen strangers are stranded on a train and everyone's a suspect. One man, Detective Hercule Poirot, must interrogate the passengers, search for clues and solve the puzzle before the killer strikes again. Kenneth Branagh…

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THE FLORIDA PROJECT (15) – 2017 USA 115 min

21 December at 7:30 pm
David Lean Cinema, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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Director: Sean Baker Stars: Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Bria Vinaite, Valeria Cotto The Florida Project journeys through the day-to-day life of a wide-eyed, funny and precocious six-year-old girl and her ragtag group of friends. Monee and her rebellious mother Halley live at “The Magic Castle,” a budget motel, overseen by Bobby, the stern-faced but kindly manager. Despite this harsh environment, Monee gets up to mischief and adventure and her summer break is filled with a sense of wonder and possibility…

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