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Friday 28th April at 7.45pm


96 min, Cert. 12A, 2016
On Jan. 15, 2009, Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger (Tom Hanks) tries to make an emergency landing in New York's Hudson River after US Airways Flight 1549 strikes a flock of geese. Miraculously, all of the 155 passengers and crew survive the harrowing ordeal, and Sullenberger becomes a national hero in the eyes of the public and the media. Despite the accolades, the famed pilot now faces an investigation that threatens to destroy his career and reputation.
Nominated worldwide - especially Tom Hanks for Best Actor and for the Film and Sound Editing in 2016 and 2017.
Sully Poster
Friday 26th May at 7.45pm

La La Land

128 min, Cert. 12A, 2017
Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars. As their success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.
Many nominations and awards including for Best Film and Best Actor and Actress including at the BAFTA and Oscars in 2017.
La La Land Poster
Friday 30th June at 7.45pm

Manchester by the Sea

137 min, Cert. 15, 2016


After the death of his older brother Joe (Kyle Chandler), Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) finds Joe has made him guardian of his nephew Patrick (Lucas Hedges).  Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea to care for the 16-year-old Patrick and is forced to struggle with a past that separated him from his wife Randi (Michelle Williams) and his community. 
Won 2017 Oscar for Best Actor for Casey Affleck and nominated for Best Picture, for Best Supporting Actor and Best Supporting Actress, and for Best Director.
Manchester by the Sea

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