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Archive of: August, 2012

This week's film 1st September 2012

Posted on - 31 August 2012 / 11

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) - 15, 127 min Director: Tomas Alfredson Starring: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth and Tom Hardy

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6.


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FILMS 24TH / 25TH AUGUST

Posted on - 23 August 2012 / 11

We have two films showing again on our big 3.5m screen this weekend

Friday - The Beach (2000) - 15,

Another Danny Boyle offering – Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.

Saturday - The Artist (2011) - PG, Director: Michel Hazanavicius - A silent movie star meets a young dancer, but the arrival of talking pictures sends their careers in opposite directions.


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New listing sites

Posted on - 16 August 2012 / 6

We’ve recently been increasing the number of sites and online booking agents that list Thorney How.

As always you will find the most up to date information here right on our own web pages.


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FILMS 17TH / 18TH AUGUST

Posted on - 16 August 2012 / 11

We have two films showing again on our big 3.5m screen this weekend:

Friday – A Life Less Ordinary (1997) – 15, Another Danny Boyle offering - Petulant, rich honeypie Celine and scruffily adorable janitor Robert find themselves on the road to romance after he kidnaps her to avenge his termination at the hands of her callous father. But what they don’t realize is that their love is celestially predetermined, as a pair of gun-toting angels gives chase to force the issue….

Saturday – The Rite (2011) - 15, Directed by Mikael Håfström - A supernatural thriller that uncovers the Devil’s reach to even one of the holiest places on Earth. Inspired by true events, the film follows seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O’Donoghue), who is sent to study exorcism at the Vatican in spite of his own doubts about the controversial practice and even his own ..


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Films 10th / 11th August

Posted on - 09 August 2012 / 12

To continue our August Danny Boyle season, we have two films showing on our big 3.5m screen this weekend:

Friday - 28 Days Later… (2002) - 18, Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.

Saturday - Slumdog Millionaire (2008)- 15, A Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums, becomes a contestant on the Indian version of “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?”


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Films 3rd & 4th August

Posted on - 02 August 2012 / 14

Starting our first Friday night films in addition to our existing Saturdays, and the first of our Danny Boyle films - Sunshine (2007) - A team of astronauts are sent to re-ignite the dying sun 50 years into the future.

Saturday night’s film will be Colombiana (2011) - A young woman, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin.


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