Category Archives: Archived village screen films

A list of the films/ live screenings shown from January 2017

Paddington II (PG); Sat 21st April 2018

  A really cracking family film to end our Spring season of films. Paddington is happily settled with the Brown family, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. Searching for … Continue reading

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The Beguiled (15); Sat 17th March 2018

From acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola comes an atmospheric thriller that unfolds at a secluded girls’ boarding school in Civil War-era Virginia. When a wounded Union soldier, Corporal McBumey (Colin Farrell), is found near the school he’s taken in by its … Continue reading

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Still Walking (PG); Sat 3rd March 2018

This family drama, firmly in the Ozu tradition, is set over 24 hours of an anniversary gathering to commemorate a death. The three generations of the family exchange gossip and memories, grievances and resentments, without great drama, but all the … Continue reading

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My Cousin Rachel (12A); Sat 17th February 2018

Passion overtakes reason in this dark and layered romance – based on Daphne du Maurier’s classic novel – starring Oscar Winner Rachel Weisz. Believing his mysterious, beautiful cousin Rachel (Weisz) murdered the man who raised him, Philip (Sam Claflin), a … Continue reading

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A Man Called Ove (15); Sat 3rd February 2018

A bitter-sweet comedy drama – 59 year old Ove  is the curmudgeon on the block, he keeps a stern and watchful eye on the neighbourhood, when he is not visiting his wife’s grave and contemplating suicide. When Parvaneh moves into … Continue reading

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Churchill (PG) Sat 20th January 2018

Tensions mount for the beleaguered British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brian Cox) in the days leading up to infamous Allied D-Day landings in Normandy, France in June, 1944. Fearful of repeating his deadly mistakes from World War I in the … Continue reading

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Hidden Figures (PG) Sat 16th December

‘Hidden Figures’ is the incredible untold true story of a team of female African-American mathematicians, who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program. As the USA raced against Russia to put a … Continue reading

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A United Kingdom (12) 18th November 2017

‘A United Kingdom’ is based on extraordinary true events. From director Amma Asante (Belle) and starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike, set against the breath-taking backdrops of the African savannah and period London, ‘A United Kingdom’ celebrates the inspiring real-life … Continue reading

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The Olive Tree (15) 4th November 2017

The venue , as usual, is the Village Hall 7.00 for 7.30pm. Licenced bar, cool ices, posh pop, filter coffee. Not so new but still comfy chairs! Tickets £4.50 from 01263 860257, from Parkers Garage, or on the door (subject to availability).To download … Continue reading

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Their Finest (12A): Saturday 21st October 2017

1940, London, the Blitz; with the nation bowed down by war, the British ministry turns to propaganda films to boost morale at home, lift the nation’s flagging spirits; and inspire America to join the war. Realizing their films could use … Continue reading

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