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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies - This week's film

Posted on - 12 June 2016 / 9

Film Screening Saturday 13th June at 8.30pm

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) PG-13 | 144 min |

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Peter Jackson Starring: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage

Adventure, Fantasy

Bilbo and Company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

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Spectre - This Week's Film

Posted on - 23 March 2016 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 26th March at 8.30pm

Spectre (2015) PG-13 | 2h 28min

The Dead Are Alive

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Sam Mendes Starring: Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux

Action, Adventure, Thriller

A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

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Superbob - This Week's Film

Posted on - 17 March 2016 / 9

Film Screening Saturday 19th March at 8.30pm

Superbob (2015) 15 | 82min

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Jon Drever Starring: Brett Goldstein, Catherine Tate, Natalia Tena

Action, Comedy, Romance

Robert Kenner is a lonely man looking for love. Today, if he can actually get his boss to give him some time off, he is going on his first date for 6 years. Oh, and he is also the world’s only SuperHero.

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Tomorrowland - This week's film

Posted on - 11 March 2016 / 9

Film Screening Saturday 12th March at 8.30pm

Tomorrowland (2015) PG | 2h 10min

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Brad Bird Starring: George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie

Action, Adventure, Family

Bound by a shared destiny, a teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor embark on a mission to unearth the secrets of a place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory.

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X:Men: Days of future past - This week's film

Posted on - 09 April 2015 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 11th April at 8.30pm X-Men: Days of future past (2014) 131 min – [ PG-13 ]

This film event is free – recommended donation to Mountain Rescue £2

Director: Bryan Singer Starring: Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.

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C-Art exhibition opening

Posted on - 14 September 2014 / 2

Jules Cadie will be at Thorney How on Friday 19th September. Come and see the exhibition, meet the artist, explore the woodland installations. Buy an artwork!

This special preview event will be from 4pm to 6pm. Drinks will be available from the bar plus light snacks.

You can stay and book a meal from 6.30pm. Accommodation is also available.

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Posted on - 09 June 2014 / 2

Film Screening Thursday 12th June at 8.00pm

Join us for the first of four monthly film screenings celebrating Japanese cinema, in conjunction with The Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere.

“Book your tickets here”:http://wordsworth.org.uk/attend-events/2014/06/12/a-summer-bbq-and-film-screening-rashomon-1950.html

Rashomon (1950), 88 minutes [Unrated] Director: Akira Kurosawa Language: Japanese

Shot in black and white, this multi-award-winning film tells the story of a heinous crime and its aftermath from five different perspectives. A brilliant exploration of truth and human weakness.

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Gravity - This week's film

Posted on - 07 May 2014 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 10th May at 8.30pm

Gravity (2013) – 91 min PG13

This film is in 2D Director: Alfonso Cuarón Starring: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller

A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after a catastrophe destroys their shuttle and leaves them adrift in orbit.

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28 Weeks Later - This week's film

Posted on - 16 October 2013 / 9

!/perch/resources/28weekslater-w700h700.jpg(28 Weeks Later Film Poster)!

28 Weeks Later picks up six months after the Rage Virus has decimated the city of London. The US Army has restored order and is repopulating the quarantined city, when a carrier of the Rage Virus enters London and unknowingly re-ignites the spread of the deadly infection and the nightmare begins… again.

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71% Tomatometer – Review on Rotten Tomatoes ‘While 28 Weeks Later lacks the humanism that made 28 Days Later a classic, it’s made up with fantastic atmosphere and punchy direction’

Review by Sukhdev Sandhu, “The Telegraph”:http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/film/filmreviews/3665046/Attack-of-the-socio-political-zombies.html 11 May 2007 ‘The sequel to ‘28 Days Later’ is a gripping, precision-made stealth chiller which also lends itself to all sorts of surprising interpretations….’

Film starts 8.30pm – free admission Joining us for food – please book ahead

More information here – “28 Weeks Later (2007) IDMB”:http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0463854/

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