Film line up
Mon 23 Aug / 12.30pm
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (PG)
1961 / USA / 115 min
Dir: Blake Edwards
Starring Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Patricia Neal, Buddy Ebsen
Struggling writer Paul Varjak moves into a New York apartment building and becomes intrigued by his pretty, quirky neighbor Holly Golightly. Holly’s lifestyle confuses and fascinates Paul; in public she flits through parties with a sexy, sophisticated air, but when they’re alone she changes into a sweetly vulnerable bundle of neuroses
Tue 24 Aug / 12.30pm
500 Days of Summer (12A)
2009/ USA / 95 mins / (Cert 12A)
Dir: Marc Webb
Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Zooey Deschanel, Geoffrey Arend, Chloe Moretz, Matthew Gray Gubler, Clark Gregg, Rachel Boston
He’s Tom, from New Jersey, working in L.A. writing greeting cards even through he’s an architect by training. She’s Summer, in from Michigan. Day one is her first day as an AA in Tom’s office. We jump back and forth in time: by day 67, they’ve become an item when she decides to put aside the lovemaking and just be friends. Tom, a romantic who’s sure Summer is the one for him, wallows in self pity. We go back to the early days and see the relationship begin. Summer tells him right away that she doesn’t believe in love. He mopes well past day 100. Then, as day 500 approaches, they find themselves at a wedding together. Does the old flame rekindle? Is Tom right that destiny controls love?
Wed 25 Aug / 12.30pm
2009/ Uk/ 96 mins / (Cert U)
Dir: Pete Docter and Bob Peterson
Starring Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer, Jordan Nagai, Jordan Nagai, Delroy Lindo
A young Carl Fredrickson meets a young adventure spirited girl named Ellie. They both dream of going to a Lost Land in South America. 70 years later, Ellie has died. Carl remembers the promise he made to her. Then, when he inadvertently hits a construction worker, he is forced to go to a retirement home. But before they can take him, he and his house fly away. However he has a stowaway aboard. An 8 year old boy named Russell, whose trying to get an assisting the elderly badge. Together, they embark in an adventure, where they encounter talking dogs, an evil villain and a rare bird named Kevin.
Wed 25 Aug / 6pm
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince(12A)
2009/ UK/ 153 mins
Dir: David Yates
Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Michael Gambon, Dave Legeno, Elarica Gallacher
In the sixth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft, and in both wizard and muggle worlds Lord Voldemort and his henchmen are increasingly active. With vacancies to fill at Hogwarts, Professor Dumbledore persuades Horace Slughorn, back from retirement to become the potions teacher, while Professor Snape receives long awaited news. Harry Potter, together with Dumbledore, must face treacherous tasks to defeat his evil enemies.
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