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Green Book (Film)
Sep
26
7:30 PM19:30

Green Book (Film)

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.

Director: Peter Farrelly

Writers: Nick Vallelonga, Brian Hayes Currie, Peter Farrelly

Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini

Running time: 2hrs 10mins

Certificate: 12A

Doors: 7pm

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Stan & Ollie (Film)
Oct
10
7:30 PM19:30

Stan & Ollie (Film)

Laurel and Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what becomes their swan song - a grueling theatre tour of post-war Britain.

Director: Jon S. Baird

Writers: Jeff Pope, 'A.J.' Marriot

Stars: Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly, Shirley Henderson

Running time: 1hr 38mins

Certificate: PG

Doors: 7pm

Film: 7.30pm

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Can You Ever Forgive Me? (Film)
Nov
7
7:30 PM19:30

Can You Ever Forgive Me? (Film)

When biographer Lee Israel falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception.

Director: Marielle Heller

Writers: Nicole Holofcener (screenplay by), Jeff Whitty (screenplay by)

Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells

Running time: 1hr 46mins

Certificate: 15

Doors: 7pm

Film: 7.30pm

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Yesterday (Film)
Nov
28
7:30 PM19:30

Yesterday (Film)

A struggling musician realises he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed.

Director: Danny Boyle

Writers: Jack Barth (story by), Richard Curtis (screenplay) |

Stars: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Sophia Di Martino

Running time: 1hr 56mins

Certificate: 12A

Doors: 7pm

Film: 7.30pm

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Colette (Film)
Sep
12
7:30 PM19:30

Colette (Film)

Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms.

Director: Wash Westmoreland

Writers: Richard Glatzer (screenplay by), Wash Westmoreland (screenplay by), Rebecca Lenkiewicz (screenplay by), Richard Glatzer (story by)

Stars: Keira Knightley, Fiona Shaw, Dominic West

Running time: 1hr 51mins

Certificate: 15

Doors: 7pm

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The Favourite
Apr
25
7:30 PM19:30

The Favourite

Early 18th century. England is at war with the French. Nevertheless, duck racing and pineapple eating are thriving. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) occupies the throne and her close friend Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz) governs the country in her stead while tending to Anne's ill health and mercurial temper. When a new servant Abigail (Emma Stone) arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah. Sarah takes Abigail under her wing and Abigail sees a chance at a return to her aristocratic roots. As the politics of war become quite time consuming for Sarah, Abigail steps into the breach to fill in as the Queen's companion. Their burgeoning friendship gives her a chance to fulfill her ambitions and she will not let woman, man, politics or rabbit stand in her way.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos

Writers: Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara

Stars: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz 

Running time: 119 mins

Certificate: 15

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Black k Klansman
Apr
11
7:30 PM19:30

Black k Klansman

From visionary filmmaker Spike Lee comes the incredible true story of an American hero. In the early 1970’s, Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) becomes the first African-American detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a difference, he bravely sets out on a dangerous mission to infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan.

Director: Spike Lee

Writers: Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz

Stars: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier

Running time: 135 mins

Certificate: 15

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The Greatest Showman - Free Family Film
Apr
7
3:00 PM15:00

The Greatest Showman - Free Family Film

Petworth Film House would like to invite children accompanied by a parent/guardian to attend a free film showing - all you have to do is leave feedback on the night! We want to know if you'd like to see families and children's films on a regular basis. 

Maximum 6 tickets per booking (online only).

The Greatest Showman - Hugh Jackman leads an all-star cast in this bold and original musical filled with infectious showstopping performances. Inspired by the story of P.T. Barnum (Jackman), the film follows the visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

Director: Michael Gracey

Writers: Jenny Bicks, Bill Condon

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Zac Efron​

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Bohemian Rhapsody
Mar
28
7:30 PM19:30

Bohemian Rhapsody

The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985). Bohemian Rhapsody is an enthralling celebration of Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and convention to become one of history’s most beloved entertainers. Following Queen’s meteoric rise, their revolutionary sound and Freddie’s solo career, the film also chronicles the band’s reunion, and one of the greatest performances in rock history.

Director: Bryan Singer

Writers: Anthony McCarten (story by), Peter Morgan (story by)

Stars: Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee 

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A Star Is Born
Mar
14
7:30 PM19:30

A Star Is Born

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga fuse their considerable talents to depict the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life.  Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship struggling to survive. 

In this new take on the iconic love story, four-time Oscar nominee Cooper makes his directorial debut, and also stars alongside multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Gaga in her first leading role in a major motion picture.  Cooper portrays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally.  She has given up on her dream to become a successful singer, until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent.

Director: Bradley Cooper

Writers: Eric Roth (screenplay by), Bradley Cooper (screenplay by) 

Stars: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott 

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First Man
Feb
28
7:30 PM19:30

First Man

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Director: Damien Chazelle

Writers: Josh Singer (screenplay by), James R. Hansen (based on the book by)

Stars: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke 

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Edie
Dec
13
7:30 PM19:30

Edie

83 year old Edie believes that it is never too late - packing an old camping bag, leaving her life behind and embarking on an adventure she never got to have - climbing the imposing Mount Suilven in Scotland.

Director: Simon Hunter

Writers: Simon Hunter (based on an idea by), Edward Lynden-Bell (story by), Elizabeth O'Halloran (screenplay) 

Stars: Sheila Hancock, Kevin Guthrie, Paul Brannigan

Producer, Mark Stothert, will be giving a pre-show talk.

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Phantom Thread
Nov
22
7:30 PM19:30

Phantom Thread

Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson

Stars: Vicky Krieps, Daniel Day-Lewis, Lesley Manville 

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The Bookshop
Nov
8
7:30 PM19:30

The Bookshop

England 1959. In a small East Anglian town, Florence Green decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop.

Director: Isabel Coixet

Writers: Isabel Coixet (screenplay), Penelope Fitzgerald (novel)

Stars: Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy, Hunter Tremayne

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The Happy Prince
Oct
25
7:30 PM19:30

The Happy Prince

The untold story of the last days in the tragic times of Oscar Wilde, a person who observes his own failure with ironic distance and regards the difficulties that beset his life with detachment and humor.

Director: Rupert Everett

Writer: Rupert Everett

Stars: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Emily Watson 

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Madame
Sep
27
7:30 PM19:30

Madame

Adding a little spice to a waning marriage, Anne and Bob, a wealthy and well-connected American couple, move into a manor house in romantic Paris. While preparing a particularly luxurious ... See full summary »

Director:  Amanda Sthers

Writers:  Amanda Sthers (screenplay), Amanda Sthers (story) | 2 more credits »

Stars:  Toni ColletteHarvey KeitelRossy de Palma 

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The Death of Stalin
Apr
12
7:30 PM19:30

The Death of Stalin

The internal political landscape of 1950's Soviet Russia takes on darkly comic form in a new film by Emmy award-winning and Oscar-nominated writer/director Armando Iannucci. In the days following Stalin's collapse, his core team of ministers tussle for control; some want positive change in the Soviet Union, others have more sinister motives.

Director:  Armando Iannucci

Writers:  Armando IannucciDavid Schneider | 5 more credits »

Stars:  Steve BuscemiSimon Russell BealeJeffrey Tambor 

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Breathe
Feb
22
7:30 PM19:30

Breathe

The inspiring true love story of Robin and Diana Cavendish, an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. Their heartwarming celebration of human possibility marks the directorial debut of Andy Serkis.

Director:  Andy Serkis

Writer:  William Nicholson (screenplay)

Stars:  Andrew GarfieldClaire FoyHugh Bonneville 

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