2nd MORPETH MOVIE WEEKEND
Fri 8 and Sat 9 February 2019
VENUES: As well as our usual venue of the Town Hall, films are being shown in the Centenary Room at the Methodist Church on Howard Terrace, a cosy 30 seat venue showcasing a wide choice of films.
REFRESHMENTS are available at both venues throughout the weekend.
TICKETS - £6 for evening performances and £5 for daytime on the Saturday (all non refundable).
• Tourist Information Desk in The Chantry for all films.
• Morpeth Town Hall, for Town Hall screenings only.
• Online at www.ticketsource.co.uk , or via the link below (booking fee applies).
At the door, subject to availability.
Early booking is advised for all performances, especially screenings at the Centenary Room.
Friday 8 February 2019
Saturday 9 February 2019
Films Coming Soon at the Town Hall, Morpeth
usual start time of 7.00pm
Friday 8 March
(2018, 2hrs 14mins)
Director: Bryan Singer
Screenplay: Anthony McCarten, Peter Morton
Starring: Ramy Malik, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee
Genre: Biography, Drama, Musical
This film needs little introduction. It is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. It has wowed audiences, with Rami Malek’s portrayal of the lead singer winning plaudits from all, especially in the Live Aid performance at Wembley in 1985.
Friday 5 April
Guernsey Literary Potato Peel Pie Society
(2018, 2 hrs 4mins)
Director: Mike Newall
Screenplay: Don Roos, Kevin Hood
Starring: Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Courtenay, Michiel Huisman
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
A correspondence begins between Juliet Ashton and members of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, with them sharing their experiences of Nazi Occupied Guernsey. When an idea for a book inspires Juliet she goes to visit the island, making lifelong friends and taking life changing steps along the way. This book is told by way of letters and as the reader, you become enchanted by the writers of them and the love Juliet comes to feel for each of the Islanders