Category Archives: Uncategorized

NEXT TWO FILMS

FREE Vintage Matinee

  • DATE: Wednesday, 01 November, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 1.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 1.30pm
  • GENRE: Comedy|Crime
  • CERTIFICATE: PG
  • RUNNING TIME: 98m
  • LANGUAGE: English

Big Eyes

bigeyes

  • DATE: Friday, 10 November, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 7.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 7.30pm
  • GENRE: Drama
  • CERTIFICATE: 12
  • RUNNING TIME: 103m
  • LANGUAGE: English

In San Francisco in the 1950s, Margaret was a woman trying to make it on her own after leaving her husband with only her daughter and her paintings. She meets gregarious ladies’ man and fellow painter Walter Keane in a park while she was struggling to make an impact with her drawings of children with big eyes. The two quickly become a pair with outgoing Walter selling their paintings and quiet Margaret holed up at home painting even more children with big eyes. But Walter’s actually selling her paintings as his own. A clash of financial success and critical failure soon sends Margaret reeling in her life of lies. With Walter still living the high life, Margaret’s going to have to try making it on her own again and re-claiming her name and her paintings. Synopsis from www.imdb.com

VIEW TRAILER HERE

Advertisements

FREE Vintage Matinee & The Third Man

FREE Vintage Matinee

  • DATE: Wednesday, 04 October, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 1.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 1.30pm
  • GENRE: Drama|Romance
  • CERTIFICATE: 12
  • RUNNING TIME: 130m
  • LANGUAGE: English

The Third Man

3rdman

  • DATE: Friday, 13 October, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 7.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 7.30pm
  • GENRE: Film Noir|Mystery|Thriller
  • CERTIFICATE: PG
  • RUNNING TIME: 104m
  • LANGUAGE: English

An out of work pulp fiction novelist, Holly Martins, arrives in a post war Vienna divided into sectors by the victorious allies, and where a shortage of supplies has lead to a flourishing black market. He arrives at the invitation of an ex-school friend, Harry Lime, who has offered him a job, only to discover that Lime has recently died in a peculiar traffic accident. From talking to Lime’s friends and associates Martins soon notices that some of the stories are inconsistent, and determines to discover what really happened to Harry Lime. Synopsis from www.imdb.com

VIEW TRAILER HERE

 

Prestatyn and Meliden’s Heritage

  • DATE: Friday, 15 September, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 7.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 7.30pm
  • GENRE: Documentary
  • CERTIFICATE: Not applicable
  • RUNNING TIME: 80m
  • LANGUAGE: English

Prestatyn and Meliden’s Heritage by local film maker Tony Griffiths. Prestatyn and Meliden have a rich cultural and industrial heritage and the film attempts to portray some of these important aspects. Included are the Roman Bath House, the site of Prestatyn Castle, the importance of the railway, various sea tragedies associated with Prestatyn, plus many other events and places are covered including War-time evacuees, the house with the green dome, hill-side gardens and the White Lady of Prestatyn. Admission is FREE.

The picture above was taken when King Kong had its North Wales premier at the Scala cinema, Prestatyn in 1933


NEXT TWO FILMS

Denbigh Film Club is currently on its summer break.

We will be back in September.


Wednesday 06 September: FREE Vintage Matinee


Friday 08 September: The Book Thief

thebookthief

  • DATE: Friday, 08 September, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 7.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 7.30pm
  • GENRE: Drama|War
  • CERTIFICATE: 12
  • RUNNING TIME: 131m
  • LANGUAGE: English, German

A stunning tale of adolescence in Nazi Germany, The Book Thief follows the life of Liesel Meminger as she grows up in the home of her adoptive parents. Rebellious in nature, Liesel feeds her hunger for stories by stealing books from book burnings. Liesel is shown the true stakes of the war when her father hides a young Jewish man in thier basement. The more time she spends with this man, the more she learns about the value of life and of words. Synopsis from www.imdb.com

VIEW TRAILER HERE

Lion

PLEASE NOTE: 21st JUNE IS A WEDNESDAY

  • DATE: Wednesday, 21 June, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 7.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 7.30pm
  • GENRE: Drama|Biography
  • CERTIFICATE: PG
  • RUNNING TIME: 118m
  • LANGUAGE: English

In 1986, Saroo was a five-year-old child in India of a poor but happy rural family. On a trip with his brother, Saroo soon finds himself alone and trapped in a moving decommissioned passenger train that takes him to Calcutta, 1500 miles away from home. Now totally lost in an alien urban environment and too young to identify either himself or his home to the authorities, Saroo struggles to survive as a street child until he is sent to an orphanage. Soon, Saroo is selected to be adopted by the Brierley family in Tasmania, where he grows up in a loving, prosperous home. However, for all his material good fortune, Saroo finds himself plagued by his memories of his lost family in his adulthood and tries to search for them even as his guilt drives him to hide this quest from his adoptive parents and his girlfriend. Only when he has an epiphany does he realize not only the answers he needs, but also the steadfast love that he has always had with all his loved ones in both worlds. Synopsis from www.imdb.com

VIEW TRAILER HERE

NEXT TWO FILMS

June FREE Vintage Matinee

  • DATE: Wednesday, 07 June, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 1.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 1.30pm
  • GENRE: Music|Romance|War
  • CERTIFICATE: U
  • RUNNING TIME: 171m
  • LANGUAGE: English

Romantics Anonymous (Les Émotifs Anonymes)

romanticsanonymous

  • DATE: Friday, 09 June 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 7.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 7.30pm
  • GENRE: Comedy|Romance
  • CERTIFICATE: 12
  • RUNNING TIME: 78m
  • LANGUAGE: French with English Subtitles

What happens when a man and a woman share a common passion? They fall in love. And this is what happens to Jean-René, the boss of a small chocolate factory, and Angélique, a gifted chocolate maker he has just hired. What occurs when a highly emotional man meets a highly emotional woman? They fall in love, and this is what occurs to Jean-René and Angélique who share the same handicap. But being pathologically timid does not make things easy for them. So whether they will manage to get together, join their solitudes and live happily ever after is a guessing matter. Synopsis from www.imdb.com

VIEW TRAILER HERE

Grow Your Own

This is a Special Presentation on behalf of MIND
to raise funds for the allotment projects in Ruthin and St Asaph

  • DATE: Friday, 19 May, 2017
  • DOORS OPEN: 7.00pm
  • FILM STARTS: 7.30pm
  • GENRE: Drama|Comedy
  • CERTIFICATE: PG
  • RUNNING TIME: 100m
  • LANGUAGE: English

A nourishing, magical comedy. A refugee family are given an allotment plot to help rehabilitate their traumatised father. At first they are met with suspicion by the men who have worked the gardens for years but eventually they are accepted into a diverse community, united by their love of making things grow. Synopsis from www.bbc.co.uk

VIEW TRAILER HERE