This August, The Little Theatre Cinema goes free-range, as we bring four terrific films to a huge screen set under the summer firmament. What’s more, the Holburne’s gorgeous café will be open, serving food, soft drinks and alcoholic refreshment to boot.
Screenings will take place around 9.00, or as soon as it becomes dark. Gates will open at 7.00. Arrive early to enjoy the last of the evening sun and take time to discover a complimentary Leffe with some great food pairings.
Venue: The Holburne Museum, Great Pulteney Street, Bath BA2 4DB.
Terms of admission apply.
Thursday 11, Aug 8.45
Director: Baz Luhrmann. Starring: Leonardo Dicaprio, Clare Danes. USA 1996. 120 mins.
Baz Luhrmann’s iconic adaptation of Shakespeare’s famous play, updated to the modern suburb of Verona, still retaining its original dialogue
Friday 12, Aug 8.45
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu. Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy. USA 2015. 156 mins.
When a fur trapper is robbed and left for dead by his companions, he has only his willpower to keep him alive. Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy star in Iñárritu’s (Birdman) epic story of survival. Its 12 Oscar nominations include Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Cinematography.
Saturday 13 August, 8.45
Director: Steven Spielberg. Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough. USA 1993. 127 mins.
A theme park on a remote island is overtaken by cloned dinosaurs, to disastrous effect.
Sunday 14 August, 8.45
Director: J. J. Abrams. Starring: Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver. USA 2015. 136 mins.
Set three decades after Return Of The Jedi, The Force Awakens sees the return of stars including Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher, as well as new characters, stunning special effects and emotionally powerful storylines. A thrilling new episode in one of cinema’s most enduring epics.
Contains moderate violence and threat.