Filmbox News

It’s raining, it’s pouring, cheer yourself up by booking an Autumn & Christmas treat today!

Here’s what you can see at FILMBOX this Autumn! We have a big post-Oscars/BAFTAs ‘catch-up’ in our Spring/Summer seasons so here we’d like to explore more unusual but excellent alternatives to Hollywood). Everyone is always welcome at FILMBOX!

WEDNESDAY 8 OCTOBER 2014 – STAR TRIBUTE Rest in Peace…THE FISHER KING – FILMBOX members have voted to see Robin Williams in The Fisher King, arguably his BEST screen performance, opposite the ever-watchable Jeff Bridges – open to all for booking now. Cert 15. TRAILER:

fisher king

WEDNESDAY 22 OCTOBER 2014 SAVING MR BANKS – In a change to our programme, we’ll be showing Saving Mr Banks, with two superb performances from Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson, about what happened when Walt Disney met PL Travers, the author of Mary Poppins – a terrific little film. OPEN TO ALL for booking now. Cert PG, under 16s welcome. TRAILER:


WEDNESDAY 19 NOVEMBER 2014 – Q&A Special with Adam Pearson (who appeared in the film) UNDER THE SKIN: A recent Brit sci-fi in a class of its own – sure to become a major cult film. Starring Scarlett Johanssen as an alien with a particular interest… (cert 15). 7.30pm. 16+ ONLY. TRAILER:

under-the-skin poster

THURSDAY 27 NOVEMBER 2014 CHEF: Jon Favreau is the multi-talented writer/actor/director/producer behind so many films (Iron Man, Elf – just for starters!) and this is his latest comedy, with Dustin Hoffman, Robert Downey Jnr and Scarlett Johanssen – 7.30pm (cert 15). TRAILER:

chef poster

THURSDAY 4 DECEMBER 2014 WE ARE THE BEST!: Internationally acclaimed indie hit by award-winning Swedish director Lukas Moodyson about a teen girl band with a difference – an antedote to Barbies everywhere! In Swedish with subtitles (cert 15) 7.30pm. TRAILER:


SATURDAY 6 DECEMBER 2014 FROZEN: a Christmas matinee treat. A special official sing along version with a live music intro! Cert U. Under 16s VERY welcome! 2.30pm. IN OUR BIG CINEMA! Frozen goodies to be won in our raffle! BOOKING VERY FAST! Wheelchair access – please email ahead. TRAILER:


WEDNESDAY 10 DECEMBER 2014 MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET: The 1947 original Christmas classic – a perfect film for the whole family (black and white but you won’t notice!), preceded by some live Christmas music to get us in the mood, plus mulled wine and mince pies – IN OUR BIG CINEMA! Cert U – 7.30pm.  Wheelchair access – pls email ahead. Under 16s very welcome. TRAILER:–2oA1aWNFc

miracle on 34 street poster

Non-members are always welcome at FILMBOX – but if you want to see films for £5, becoming a member is your best option.

See FORTNIGHTLY films for £5* a pop (members can buy up to two tickets at £5* each plus up to 4 members’ guests at £7 each – non-members pay £9 each) by* becoming a member of FILMBOX Community Cinema – membership details here:

All films subject to availability and possibly subject to change and we may swap films between our two cinemas according to booking numbers, unless cinema is stated above.

By langleyfilmbox

Founded in September 2012 to provide a wider film programme than available in local commercial cinemas, at good value prices for grown-ups, with a sociable community atmosphere and a licensed bar. We are a not-for-profit community cinema with a membership, open to non-members too. Run by dedicated and energetic volunteers.