LAST CHRISTMAS

LAST CHRISTMAS
Thursday 19 December 2019 at 2.30pm (Subtitled)

Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Emma Thompson

Bridesmaids director Paul Fieg returns with another comedy, this time with a festive twist. Emilia Clarke stars as cynical Kate, splitting her time between binge drinking and working as an elf in a Christmas shop. However, when she meets eccentric man Tom, he begins to break down the barriers she has built around herself. With a cheerful Christmas backdrop, this romantic comedy has a cosy feelgood factor.

2019 | Dir Paul Feig | 103min | USA

Emma Thompson talks about “her sadness that the singer-songwriter George Michael never got to see the feature film on which they had been collaborating” in The Telegraph.

The programme will also include our current BRIT School Showcase film Liberté (PG, 4 min). This Year 13 film is directed by Dora Paphides and takes inspiration from World Cinema.

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Ticket Prices:
£7.50 (Standard), £6.00 (Concessions), £5.00 (25 and under).

LAST CHRISTMAS

LAST CHRISTMAS
Tuesday 17 December 2019 at 7.30pm

Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Emma Thompson

Bridesmaids director Paul Feig returns with another comedy, this time with a festive twist. Emilia Clarke stars as cynical Kate, splitting her time between binge drinking and working as an elf in a Christmas shop. However, when she meets eccentric man Tom, he begins to break down the barriers she has built around herself. With a cheerful Christmas backdrop, this romantic comedy has a cosy feelgood factor.

2019 | Dir Paul Feig | 103min | USA

Emma Thompson talks about “her sadness that the singer-songwriter George Michael never got to see the feature film on which they had been collaborating” in The Telegraph.

The programme will also include our current BRIT School Showcase film Liberté (PG, 4 min). This Year 13 film is directed by Dora Paphides and takes inspiration from World Cinema.

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Ticket Prices:
£7.50 (Standard), £6.00 (Concessions), £5.00 (25 and under).

LATE NIGHT

LATE NIGHT
Thursday 25 July 2019 at 2.30pm (Subtitled) and 7.30pm.

Emma Thompson, Mindy Kaling, John Lithgow

Legendary late-night talk show host Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) faces replacement, plagued by low ratings and outdated writing. However, things are set to change when Molly Patel (Mindy Kaling) arrives on the scene. Determined she can do more than tick the diversity box on the writing team, Molly commits to saving Katherine’s career, bridging the generation and culture gap between the two women in the process.

2019 | Dir Nisha Ganatra | 102min | USA

The programme will also include our current BRIT School Showcase film PR By ENZO, a music video directed by Lucia Claus.

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Ticket Prices:
£7.50 (Standard), £6.00 (Concessions), £5.00 (25 and under).

THE CHILDREN ACT (12A) – 2017 UK 105 min

Director: Richard Eyre
Stars: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Fionn Whitehead

Fiona Maye is a scrupulous High Court judge who serves her role with diligence. Her devotion to her work takes a toll, however, when she begins to neglect her husband. Suddenly, Fiona finds herself treading a tenuous path: as her marriage reaches a crisis point, she must also choose whether to permit a blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family’s religiously-motivated refusal. A sophisticated drama based on the eponymous novel by Ian McEwan, with an elegant performance from Thompson.



David Lean Cinema, Croydon on Thursday 18 October 2018

Shows start at 2.30 and 7.30 pm, ticket prices £8.50 & £7.00 (concessions).
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THE CHILDREN ACT (12A) – 2017 UK 105 min

Director: Richard Eyre
Stars: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Fionn Whitehead

Fiona Maye is a scrupulous High Court judge who serves her role with diligence. Her devotion to her work takes a toll, however, when she begins to neglect her husband. Suddenly, Fiona finds herself treading a tenuous path: as her marriage reaches a crisis point, she must also choose whether to permit a blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family’s religiously-motivated refusal. A sophisticated drama based on the eponymous novel by Ian McEwan, with an elegant performance from Thompson.



David Lean Cinema, Croydon on Wednesday 17 October 2018

Show starts at 7.30 pm, ticket prices £8.50 & £7.00 (concessions).
Click on time to make a booking.

Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016, Irl/UK/Fr/USA) cert. 15 – Babes in Arms screening

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11.00am Babes in Arms screening

Bringing a baby is not compulsory but we cannot guarantee a quiet auditorium during this screening!

Director: Sharon Maguire
Stars: Renée Zellweger, Patrick Dempsey, Colin Firth, Emma Thompson

The third film in the Bridget Jones franchise, Bridget Jones’s Baby, finds  Bridget (Zellweger) the ‘wrong side’ of 40 – and single again following her break-up with Mark Darcy (Firth).  Never mind.  Feeling that she has everything under control, she decides to focus on her career as a top news producer.

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Suddenly, her love life comes back from the dead when she (literally) bumps into Jack (Dempsey), a dashing American.

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Things couldn’t be better….

 

Until Bridget discovers that she is pregnant.

 

Now, the befuddled mum-to-be must figure out who’s the father.

 

 

 

“Witty, playful… a bundle of joy” (Radio Times).

 

Review (Empire): here, includes a link to the official Trailer,

or you can skip the words and go straight to the Trailer below:

David Lean Cinema, Croydon on Thursday 3rd November 2016

Show starts at 11.00AM, Ticket prices: £8.00 & £6.50 (concessions)

– click on the time to make a booking