Filmbox News

2 comedies, 2 Xmas films & a stylish new sci-fi – 5 great reasons to come to FILMBOX before Christmas @Beckenham

Check out our new Members’ Area – see why becoming a member of FILMBOX will bring you lots of great benefits:

Join now in time for January 2015 (a 7-month membership to July 2015) – or buy one for a film buff friend as a Christmas present – only £20!

Coming soon at FILMBOX – 5 special films until the end of the season. Please try these ‘little’ films below – do try something different! Our Spring season will explore some BAFTA/Oscars’ nominated films.

Our two Christmas specials are booking like hot mince pies! BOOK YOUR TICKETS HERE: 

By the way – our fully licensed bar now accepts debit/credit cards! Our pre-film bar is very important as it helps us keep the price of your cinema tickets low… it’s open from 6.40pm, so do please come and visit us.

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

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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) – lots of laughs guaranteed, for foodies and film buffs alike!


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THURSDAY 4 DECEMBER 2014 WE ARE THE BEST! Internationally acclaimed indie hit comedy by award-winning Swedish director Lukas Moodyson about a teen girl band with a difference – an antidote 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. SPECIAL FAMILY TICKET – 4 FOR £20! Under 16s VERY welcome! 2.30pm. IN OUR BIG CINEMA! Frozen goodies to be won in our raffle! ONLY A FEW SEATS LEFT! Wheelchair access – please email ahead. TRAILER:


WEDNESDAY 10 DECEMBER 2014 MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET The 1947 original Christmas classic – a perfect film treat 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 piesIN OUR BIG CINEMA! Cert U – 7.30pm.  SPECIAL FAMILY TICKET – 4 FOR £20! Wheelchair access – pls email ahead. Under 16s very welcome. TRAILER:–2oA1aWNFc

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

NB: We may swap films between our two cinemas according to booking numbers, without notice, unless the cinema venue is specified above.