Come out tonight for Hollywood Halloween laughs with Cary Grant in our Beckenham studio cinema – under 16s welcome!

Tickets will be available on the door tonight for our classic comedy film ‘Arsenic & Old Lace’ (PG) – tickets £7/£4 concessions. Plus a free short film and film notes.

A famous theatre critic get married in secret and on the eve of his honeymoon (which just happens to be on Halloween) visits his aunts in Brooklyn, NY, only to find that he isn’t the only one with a little secret or two… Crackling scripts and superb performances all round. Golden age Hollywood at its very best, directed by Frank Capra (director of the Christmas classic, ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ with James Stewart.

Original theatrical trailer here:

And gorgeous local Simply ice cream too!


Refreshments from 6.40pm and film programme starts at 7.30pm. Mini film buffs very welcome (as appropriate to a PG and certainly appropriate for age 10+).

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FREE parking and friendly faces – all local community VERY welcome, bring your friends.

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Hope to see you later!

Classic Halloween comedy ‘Arsenic & Old Lace’ (PG) showing in Beckenham this Thurs 24 Oct at 7.30pm

Cary Grant at his very comic best in this fantastic classic tale, set in New York at Halloween. Grant plays Mortimer Brewster (famous for being a newspaper theatre critic with well-publicised views against marriage) who marries in secret and escapes to his aunts for Halloween, moments before he is due to go off on honeymoon. But he finds it isn’t only he who has a little secret…

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‘Arsenic & Old Lace’ has lots of laughs, a crackling script and pitch-perfect performances from Hollywood’s best, including Peter Lorre and Raymond Massey. Perfect for all ages – under 16s welcome as appropriate to a PG.

Tickets: Only £7/£4 concessions. Refreshments from 6.40pm and programme starts at 7.30pm. In Studio 609 (limited availability).

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