Film Events

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 guests@bridportfilmsociety.co.uk) 

 

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: mickpwilson53@btinternet.com, 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 RoseMilborne 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 aukdmemories@outlook.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 guests@bridportfilmsociety.co.uk) 

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