Film Listings May 2017


Fri 12th The Great Film Club: Royal Opera House – Giselle The greatest of all Romantic ballets, Peter Wright’s production of Marius Petipa’s classic is a tale of betrayal, the supernatural and love that transcends death. 8pm £6


Fri 5th Wick Flix: A United Kingdom A powerful story of love an politics, set against the era of apartheid, starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike. In 1947, Seretse Khama, the future King of Botswana, met Ruth Williams, a London office worker. They were deeply in love, yet their proposed marriage was challenged not only by their families but by the British and South African governments. The latter had recently introduced the policy of apartheid and found the notion of a biracial couple ruling a neighbouring country intolerable. South Africa threatened the British: either thwart the couple or be denied access to South African uranium and gold and face the risk of South Africa invading Botswana. (Cert 12A). 7:45pm £6 (includes one free drink!)

THE LOST CINEMA Open Air Cinema, Tetbury Westonbirt House

Fri 26th The Lost Boys Brothers Michael and Sam move to their grandfather’s house in a town nicknamed “The Murder Capital of the World.” Michael gets involved with a hell-raising motorcycle gang of vampires. But when Sam becomes involved with undercover Vampire hunters, he realizes they must save Michael and the rest of the town from the vampire gang. (Cert 15) 9:30pm See website for tickets and further info.

Sun 28th Top Gun Cruise plays Maverick, a hotshot young flyer who is sent to the Navys prestigious Top Gun program. In order to become 'The Best' he'll need the help of his wingman 'Goose' (Anthony Edwards) and new found love 'Charlie' (Kelly McGillis). (Cert 12) 9:30pm See website for tickets and further info.

Mon 29th Dirty Dancing 2017 sees the the 30 year anniversary of this classic film. Set in 1963, Frances "Baby" Houseman, a sweet daddy's girl, goes with her family to a resort in upstate New York's Catskill Mountains. Baby has grown up in privileged surroundings and all expect her to go on to college, join the Peace Corps and save the world before marrying a doctor, just like her father. Unexpectedly, Baby becomes infatuated with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle, a man whose background is vastly different from her own. (Cert 12) 9:30pm See website for tickets and further info.