I know I mentioned it a couple of weeks ago but just a reminder, because it’s not in the programme, that we have an extra screening of The Grinch on Friday 21st Dec at 4.15pm. It may superficially look as though it’s a children’s film but believe me it’s one for adults too. Don’t be grinchy, all tickets are £5.00, what’s not to like?
Thursday’s film this week sees Japanese film director Kore-eda very much back on form with Shoplifters: a delicately crafted film about the bonds of family life. One of the stand out film releases of the year is has received 5* all round.
For those who remember the 1980’s Lynda La Plante TV series Widows, this film will be a joy to watch on Friday evening, the question on all your lips will be who’s playing Dolly???? For those who didn’t see it you’ll just have to experience it on another level as a film directed by the Oscar winning superhero Steve McQueen with a screenplay by Gillian Flynn of Gone Girl fame.
The protesters are complaining about taxation without representation, the French Revolution is in full swing in France….the natives are restless…..send in the big guns. Peterloo on Saturday night.