Welcome to our Cinema Paradiso
“Frankly, my dear , I don’t give a damn.”
“Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore”
“A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fave beans and a nice Chianti”
“Show me the money!”
“Take your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape”
Based Seaham Town Hall the group will meet on the 4th Thursday of every month between 2pm and 5pm with a prompt 2.30pm start for the film.
Cost will be £3 including refreshment (Tea/Coffee)
Rocket Man is an epic musical story about Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs are performed by star Taron Egerton – tells the universally relatable story of how a small town boy became one of he most iconic figures in pop culture.
Running time 121mins
Thursday January 23rd 2020
Judy Dench stars as an ex-spy with a secret past in this British drama directed by Trevor Nunn. Based on real events, the film begins with the arrest of Joan Stanley (Dench/Sophie Cookson) an octogenarian living in London accused of treason. After being brought in for questioning, Joan’s secret life as a KGB spy is exposed. While studying physics at Cambridge in the late-1930’s, Joan falls in love with Jewish refugee Leo Galich (Tom Hughes) and finds herself drawn into his communist activism. When the Second World War begins, Joan is hired to assist Professor Max Davies (Stephen Campbell Moore) on a top-secret government project but finds her loyalties severely tested.
Running Time 110mins