The Next Film Showing
Friday 5 April 2019
The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society
Friday 3 May
A Star is Born
Cert 15 (Strong language, drug misuse)
2018 Running time: 2 hours 16 mins
Director: Bradley Cooper
Screenplay: Eric Roth & Bradley Cooper
Starring: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) discovers-and falls in love with struggling artist Ally (Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer - until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.
Written by Warner Bros.
Friday 7 June
Cert 15 (Sexual scenes, nudity)
2018 Running time: 1 hour 51 mins
Director: Wash Westmoreland
Screenplay: Richard Glitzer & Wash Westmoreland
Starring: Kiera Knightly, Fiona Shaw, Dominic West
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
After marrying successful Parisian writer Henry Gauthier-Villars, known commonly as "Willy" (Dominic West), Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. Colette, in turn, pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After it's success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette's fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.
Written by jesusblack-30225
Friday 6 September
Stan & Ollie
2018 Running time: 1 hour 38 mins
Director: John S Baird
Screenplay: Jeff Pope
Starring: John C Reilly, Steve Coogan, Shirley Henderson
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
The true story of Hollywood's greatest comedy double act, Laurel and Hardy, is brought to the big screen for the first time. Starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly as the inimitable movie icons, Stan and Ollie is the heart-warming story of what would become the pair's triumphant farewell tour. With their golden era long behind them, the pair embark on a variety hall tour of Britain and Ireland. Despite the pressures of a hectic schedule, and with the support of their wives Lucille (Shirley Henderson) and Ida (Nina Arianda) - a formidable double act in their own right - the pair's love of performing, as well as for each other, endures as they secure their place in the hearts of their adoring public.