Film Club Past Films Shown

Friday June 15th, 2018

Spy Night

Our Kind of Traitor

Based on the John Le Carre novel. A couple finds themselves lured into a Russian oligarch's plans to defect, and are soon positioned between the Russian Mafia and the British Secret Service, neither of whom they can trust. Stars Ewen McGregor, Carlos Acosta, Radivoje Bukvic, Stellan Skarsgård.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1995390

Friday May 11th 2018

Gangster Night

The Untouchables

1920's prohibition Chicago is corrupt from the judges downward. So in going up against Al Capone, Treasury agent Eliot Ness picks just two cops to help him and his accountant colleague. One is a sharp-shooting rookie, the other a seen-it-all beat man. The four of them are ready to battle Capone and his empire, but it could just be that guns are not the best way to get him

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0094226

Friday April 13th 2018

Action and Adventure night

Gladiator

2000 multiple Oscar-winning Roman drama starring Russell Crowe and Joaquin Phoenix. When a Roman General is betrayed, and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0172495 

Friday March 16th 2018

British Comedy Night

A Private Function

1984 British Comedy Classic. In post-war Britain, food rationing continues, leading a married couple to become involved in the flourishing bacon black market. Stars Michael Palin and Maggie Smith.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089838 

Friday February 16th 2018

International Night

Cinema Paradiso

1988 Oscar-winning classic. A filmmaker recalls his childhood when falling in love with the pictures at the cinema of his home village and forms a deep friendship with the cinema's projectionist.

In Italian with subtitles.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0095765 

Friday January 12th 2018

The Italian Job

1969 Classic comic caper movie about a plan to steal a gold shipment from the streets of Turin by creating a traffic jam. Starring Michael Caine, Noël Coward and Benny Hill

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0064505 

Friday December 15th 2017

It’s a Wonderful LIfe

1946 Classic Christmas Film, An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0038650