MONDAY 4 NOVEMBER
Wild Rose (15) tells the complicated story of Rose-Lynn, a woman on a quest to become a country music star, while also grappling with the responsibilities of being recently released from prison and a young mother of two children. Odcombe Movie Nights. Doors open 7:30pm for 8:00pm start. Screening at Odcombe Village Hall. Tickets £5 in advance on 07934 737104, or £6 on the door.
TUESDAY 5 NOVEMBER
Border Doors open 7pm for 7:45 film. Bridport Film Society, Bridport Arts Centre (Members and guests only; Text only to 07770 261348 email@example.com)
WEDNESDAY 6 NOVEMBER
Late Night (15) starring Emma Thompson & Mindy Kaling. Thompson is a whirlwind in her role as the Miranda Priestly-boss, clearly relishing a rare opportunity to play a comic co-lead, firing off one-liners with great exuberance, and her skills as a dramatic actor are effortlessly employed in the final act. Moviola screening at Kilmington Village Hall, doors and bar open 6.45pm with the show starting at 7:15 pm. Tickets £5 in advance: 01297 639758 leave contact info to receive acknowledgement. £5.50 at the door. See village web for email contact & film review https://www.kilmingtonvillage.com/other-organisations.html. On the 4th December “Yesterday”
THURSDAY 7 NOVEMBER
Wajib (15). Presented by Clapton & Wayford Film Society. 7:00 pm doors for 7:30 pm start. This Palestinian comedy-drama unfolds over the course of a winter’s day in Nazareth as a father (Abu) and son hand deliver wedding invitations for the forthcoming nuptials of Abu’s daughter. Clapton & Wayford Village Hall. Guest tickets £4. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, or ring Mick on 01460 74849 or Di on 01460 30508.
NT Live: Hansard (15), 7pm Simon Godwin (Antony & Cleopatra) directs Simon Woods’ witty and devastating portrait of the governing class. Lindsay Duncan and Alex Jennings, both two-time Olivier Award winners, return to the NT stage to play the ‘happy’ couple. Adult £15.30 / Student £12.30 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050
FRIDAY 8 NOVEMBER
Rocket man Cinechard at Chard Guildhall. 7pm for 7.30pm. The story of Elton John. Tickets from Eleos, Barron’s & the PO.
Fisherman’s Friends. 8pm. Ten fishermen from Cornwall are signed by Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of sea shanties. Starring Tuppence Middleton, James Purefoy, Daniel Mays. Petherton Picture Show. At The David Hall, South Petherton, TA13 5AA. Tickets: £5 from www.thedavidhall.org.uk or 01460 240 340.
Wild Rose, Milborne Movies 7.00 for 7.30pm, tickets £3.50 at the door, the village hall, Milborne St Andrew, DT11 0JB
Judy (12A), 7.30pm, Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland (Renée Zellweger) arrives in London to perform in a sell-out run at The Talk of the Town. Adult £6.80, U16 £5.80 Family of four £22 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk 01404 384050
MONDAY 11 NOVEMBER
Fisherman’s Friends in the Public Hall in Beaminster. 7.30pm. Based on a true story – this is about a group of Cornish Fishermen who are signed up by Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of Sea Shanties. Tickets are £5 if booked or £5.50 on the door. Ring Elaine on 01308 861746
WEDNESDAY 13 NOVEMBER
Lady and the Tramp 1.45pm, Walt Disney’s classic 1955 animation, Evergreens Cinema, Age UK Dorchester, 4 Prince of Wales Road DT11PW. Admission £2, phone Lucy on 01305 269444 or email@example.com.
FRIDAY 15 NOVEMBER
The French Lieutenant’s Woman (15) Odcombe Classic Movie. Doors open 2:00pm for 2:30pm start. Screening at Odcombe Village Hall. Tickets £3 in advance on 07934 737104, or on the door.
SATURDAY 16 NOVEMBER
All is True (12A). 7.30pm (Doors 7pm). Shakespeare faces disaster when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to the ground. Devastated, he returns to Stratford, where he must come to terms with a troubled past and a neglected family. With Kenneth Brannagh, Judy Dench & Ian McKellen. Venue: Halstock Village Hall. Tickets: £6 from Halstock Shop or on the door Contact: 01935 892485
TUESDAY 19 NOVEMBER
The Third Wife Doors open 7pm for 7:45 film. Bridport Film Society, Bridport Arts Centre (Members and guests only; Text only to 07770 261348 firstname.lastname@example.org)
THURSDAY 21 NOVEMBER
42nd Street (12A), 7.30pm, Filmed live at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane and starring Bonnie Langford as Dorothy Brock. Pure musical magic! Adults £12.80, Students £10.30 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050
FRIDAY 22 NOVEMBER
The Front Runner with Hugh Jackman, T &F Movies will show the political drama in Tatworth Memorial Hall at 7.30pm. The doors open at 7.00pm and the entry charge is £4.50.
Vita & Virginia. 8pm. The fascinating true story about the love affair between socialite and popular author Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf. Starring Gemma Arterton, Elizabeth Debicki, Isabella Rossellini. Petherton Picture Show at The David Hall, South Petherton, TA13 5AA. Tickets: £5 from www.thedavidhall.org.uk or 01460 240 340.
The Lavender Hill Mob (U), 2pm A dementia-friendly screening. Madcap Ealing Comedy from 1951 which has Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway and Sid James in a story about some stolen gold and many miniature copies of the Eiffel Tower. Nostalgic Cinema. £3.80 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050
THURSDAY 28 NOVEMBER
NT Live: Present Laughter (12A), 7pm Andrew Scott (Fleabag) stars in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. Recorded at The Old Vic, Present Laughter is a reflection on fame, desire and loneliness. Adult £15.30, Student £12.30 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050
FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER
‘Forget Me Not – the Alzheimer’s Whodunnit’, 7.00 for 7.30pm, an Artsreach event “silly, entertaining and eye-opening, this is terrific theatre” Vancouver Sun, at the village hall, Milborne St Andrew, DT11 0JB; 01258 839230
SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER
The Goldfinch (15), 7.30pm Based on the novel by Donna Tartt and starring Nicole Kidman. A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Adult £6.80, U16 £5.80 The Beehive, Honiton. www.beehivehoniton.co.uk Box office 01404 384050