Film Events

Monday 30 December

Scotch – The Golden Dram tells the story of Uisge beatha – Gaelic for “water of life”.   Tickets £5 More info or to book: 01404 831207 or visit www.axminsterheritage.org Doors open 1:30 for 2pm start Axminster Heritage, The Bradshaw Meeting Room, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5AH

 

Thursday 2 January

Faces Places (12A). Presented by Clapton & Wayford Film Society. 7:00 pm doors for 7:30 pm start. Director Agnes Varda and French photographer and muralist JR share a lifelong passion for images and how they are created, displayed and shared. Together they travel around the villages of France in JR’s photo truck meeting locals, learning their stories and producing epic-size portraits of them. Guest tickets £4. Contact: mickpwilson53@btinternet.com, or ring Mick on 01460 74849 or Di on 01460 30508.

 

Friday 3 January

A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon (U)  3pm Adult £6.80, U16 £5.80 Family of four £22 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

The Good Liar  (15)  7.30pm  Legendary actors, Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen star in this thriller about a conman who sets out to swindle a rich widow. Based on the novel by Nicholas Searle.  Adult £6.80, U16 £5.80 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

 

Saturday 4 January

André Rieu: 70 Years Young (12A)  7pm The King of Waltz is celebrating a landmark birthday and is inviting cinema audiences all over the world to his party!  Tickets £10.30 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

 

Monday 6 January

Judy (cert. 12A), biopic/drama starring Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland.  Doors 7pm, film 7.30pm, presented by Hawkchurch Film Nights, Hawkchurch Village Hall, EX13 5XW. Tickets £5 in advance from Hawkchurch Community Shop or £6 on the night.

 

Wednesday 8 January

Jailhouse Rock 1.45pm, Elvis Presley stars in this 1958 classic Rock ‘n’ Roll movie. There will also be a special tribute presentation to Elvis for what would have been his 85th birthday. Evergreens Cinema, Age UK Dorchester, 4 Prince of Wales Road DT11PW. Admission £2, including tea and biscuits. Phone Lucy on 01305 269444 or aukdmemories@outlook.com.

 

Friday 10 January

Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet (screening) (12A) 7.30pm Matthew Bourne’s brand new production is a passionate and contemporary re-imagining of Shakespeare’s classic story of love and conflict. Adult £16.30, Student £10.30 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

 

Saturday 11 January

Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf  3pm. The Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis. Online tickets from http://tiny.cc/ulrhs £6 plus £1.06 booking fee. Tricia Boyd 07767 261444.

Knives Out (12A)   7.30pm Daniel Craig stars as private detective Benoit Blanc, called in to find out who murdered the eminent novellist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) on his 85th birthday. Adult £6.80, U16 £5.80 Family of four £22 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

 

Monday 13 January

Downton Abbey, Moviola, 7:30  Beaminster Public Hall,Book with Elaine 01308 861746

The Peanut Butter Falcon (12A). Doors 7:30pm for 8:00pm start. Adventure story set in the world of a modern Mark Twain that begins when Zak (22), a young man with Down syndrome, runs away from the nursing home where he lives to chase his dream of becoming a professional wrestler.  Screening at Odcombe Village Hall. Tickets £5 in advance on 07934 737104, or £6 on the door.

Tuesday 14 January

Tais-Toi Doors open 7pm for 7:45 film. Bridport Film Society, Bridport Arts Centre (Members and guests only; Text to 07770 261348 guests@bridportfilmsociety.co.uk)

 

Thursday 16 January

Royal Ballet Live Screening: The Sleeping Beauty (12A)  7.15pm Adult £16.30, Student £10.30 Journey to an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magical spells in this landmark production of Petipa’s classic ballet, to Tchaikovsky’s glorious music. The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

 

Friday 17 January

Sorry We Missed You (15)   7.30pm Directed by Ken Loach, this drama about delivery driver Ricky is a gritty look at how zero-hour contracts can wreak havoc for some families.  Adult £6.80, U16 £5.80 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

Isle of Dogs. Doors and bar open from 7.00 for 7.30pm start. Cost £3.50, tickets on the door.  It’s a film by Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel, Fantastic Mr Fox) and is at The Village Hall, The Causeway, Milborne St Andrew, DT11 0JX.

 

saturday 18 January

Knives Out (12A)  7.30pm (Doors 7pm). A thoroughly enjoyable, Agatha-Christie-style who-dunnit with excellent performances from an all-star cast including Daniel Craig, Jamie Lee Curtis, Christopher Plummer and many others. Venue: Halstock Village Hall. Tickets: £6.50 from Halstock Shop or on the door. Contact: 01935 892485

 

Friday 24 January

Judy will be shown by T & F Movies at 7.30pm in Tatworth Memorial Hall. The film is based on Judy Garland`s sold out performances at the Talk of the Town, London in the winter of 1968, with Renee Zellweger as Judy. The doors open at 7.00pm and the entry charge is £4.50.

 

Saturday 25 January

Le Mans ‘66 (12A)   7.30pm Christian Bale and Matt Damon star in the true story of how Ford challenged Ferrari over the legendary 24 hours of Le Mans ‘66.  Adult £6.80, U16 £5.80 Family of four £22 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050

 

Monday 27 January

Downton Abbey  Excitement is high when the Crawley family learns that King George V and Queen Mary are coming to visit. Tickets £5 More info or to book: 01404 831207 Doors open 1:30 for 2pm start Axminster Heritage, The Bradshaw Meeting Room, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5AH

 

Tuesday 28 January

Phoenix Doors open 7pm for 7:45 film. Bridport Film Society, Bridport Arts Centre (Members and guests only; Text only to 07770 261348 guests@bridportfilmsociety.co.uk)

 

Friday 31 January

Nostalgic Cinema: Whisky Galore! (U)  2pm1949 Ealing Comedy starring Basil Radford & Joan Greenwood. Scottish islanders try to plunder 50,000 cases of whisky from a stranded ship. A dementia-friendly screening open to all. £3.80 includes tea and biscuits after the film. The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050.

Royal Opera House Screening: La Boheme (12A)  7.15pm Puccini’s music and Richard Jones’s production capture the joy and heartache of young love in Paris. Sung in Italian with English subtitles.  Adult £16.30, Student £10.30 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk 01404 384050.