Film Events

Monday 26 June

Lion 2016, PG-13 ‘Movies on Monday’, Axminster Heritage Centre. Film starts at 2pm, doors open at 1.30pm. Tickets £4 plus refreshments, advance booking on 01404 831207.

Lion (PG) Moviola screening at Kilmington Village Hall (Whitford Road), doors and bar open at 6.45pm with the show starting at 7.15pm. Tickets £5 in advance or £5.50 on the door; phone John on 01297 32335 to pre-book, for more information about the film and alternative pre-booking option visit


Wednesday 5 – Saturday 8 July

Far From The Madding Crowd – adapted from the Thomas Hardy novel by Mark Healy.  Having inherited her uncle’s farm, the spirited and feisty young Bathsheba Everdene finds herself playing mistress in a man’s world. She is pursued by three would-be lovers: the constant shepherd, Gabriel Oak; the obsessive landowner, William Boldwood; and the reckless Sergeant Troy.  But are any of them a match for the headstrong and independent Bathsheba? 7.30pm, The Warehouse Theatre, Brewery Lane, Ilminster, TA19 9AD (  Tickets from box office on 07943 779880 or Harrimans Menswear, Silver Street, Ilminster. Adults £9, concessions £8, students £5.


Saturday 8 July

La La Land (12A) presented by Hinton St. George ‘Flix in the Stix’, in the Hinton Village Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £5 in advance from the Village Shop and Dorothy’s Tea Room, or £5.50p on the door.  To reserve Tickets please contact Bob Kefford on 01460 72563. Mia, an aspiring actress and waitress meets Sebastian, a jazz musician, and they fall in love. As success mounts for them in their careers they are faced with difficult decisions.  Will their love affair and their dreams that they have worked so hard to maintain, survive or tear them apart.


Sunday 9 July

Beauty and the Beast (PG) 11am at the Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis. Tickets available on the door. £6 / £5. Emma Watson stars in this remake of a Disney classic. The Marine Bar and Dottie Kitchen Café open one hour before screening.


Monday 10 July

Hidden Figures Beer Film Society at Steamers Restaurant, Beer. During the space race between the USA and Russia in the early 1960s, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians who helped to calculate the momentous launch of John Glenn into orbit and ensure his safe return. Historical, biographical and dramatic – based on a little known true story. Doors open at 7pm for 7.30pm screening. Members £3.50, Non-members £5.Drinks bar, ice-cream and raffle. All welcome.

Also 7.30pm at the Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis. Tickets available on the door. £6 / £5. The Marine Bar and Dottie Kitchen Café open one hour before screening.

Lion presented by Moviola in Beaminster Public Hall. Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home. 7.30pm (doors open 7pm) Tickets at Yarn Barton 01308 862715. Weekdays 9.30am – 12.30pm & Saturdays 9.30am – 1pm. Or ring Elaine on 01308 861746. £5 (in advance) £5.50 (on door).



Friday 14 July

La La Land (12A) CineChard, Chard Guildhall, 7pm for 7.30pm. Anyone who loves singing and dancing and Ryan Gosling, this is the film for them! Tickets in advance from Barron’s, Eleos and the PO for £5 or £6 on the door. Bar and refreshments available.


Saturday 15 July

Beauty and the Beast (PG) at The Gateway, Seaton. Our Picnic Film Night features Disney’s live-action re-telling of the animated classic. It is the fantastic journey of Belle (Emma Watson), a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast (Dan Stevens) in his castle. Licensed bar. Doors 6.30pm, bring you own food if you wish or just come for the film, which starts at 7.30pm. Tickets £5 from The Gateway, Fore Street, Seaton, 01297 625699.


Friday 21 July

The Olive Tree at 8pm. Presented by Petherton Picture Show. A Spanish film with subtitles. Tickets: £5. No concessions. The David Hall, Roundwell Street, South Petherton, Somerset TA13 5AA. 01460 240 340


Saturday 22 July

Back to the Future (PG) 6pm at the Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis. Tickets available on the door. £6 / £5. Themed screening of the hilarious 1985 classic family film with prize for the best dressed. Al fresco BBQ with panoramic sea views outside the theatre from 1pm. Bar open.

Churchill (PG) (2017) 98 mins Doors 6.30pm / starts 7.30pm, £4 on the door. Bridport Electric Palace. Advance tickets


Friday 28 July

The Beauty and the Beast (PG) A special, showing, starring Emma Watson. Bring your little ones (in fancy dress if you wish) to see this classic fairy tale. Please note family friendly time of 6.30pm for a 7pm start. Tickets in advance from Eleos, Barron’s and the PO for £5 and £2.50, or £6 and £3 on the door. Bar and refreshments available.