‘Some Don’t Like it Quite This Hot’! Phew, we’re busy planning Autumn…

‘Untouchable’ played beautifully last night – an ice cool cinema and lots of happy smiling faces and laughs at this superb film – if you missed it, do try to see it soon.

We are busy planning our new Autumn season – do take a look at the films coming up and save the dates – make sure you subscribe to this website to get regular updates of when films go on sale.

Friday 30 August 2013 ‘The Great Gatsby’ (1974 Robert Redford version) – 6.30pm for 7.45pm – a special ‘Members Only’ event for the new members of FILMBOX. Black tie and glamour. Film is FREE but £5 ticket for 1 glass of fizz/non-alcoholic alternative and canapes. Join by 20 August 2013 to qualify for an invite (just so we can cater for numbers etc.). 16+ only. For full details of our new membership scheme please see above page on this site.

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Wednesday 11 September – the current release ‘Robot & Frank’ (in Studio 609, 6.40pm for 7.30pm). £7/4. 16+ only.

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Thursday 26 September – our 1st Birthday – Hitchcock’s magnificent ‘Vertigo’ (on the BIG screen in the Bromley Hall, 6.30pm for 7.30pm). £8/5. Under 16s welcome.

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You can book ‘Buster Plays Buster’ NOW at www.TicketSource.co.uk/lpcpa (arranged by LPCPA not FILMBOX hence different booking website) on Friday 27 September 7.30pm (refreshments from 6.40pm). Allocated seating in the magnificent Bromley Hall (in Beckenham!) – £10/£6. Live jazz accompaniment by international jazz musician (and old boy of LPSB!) Buster Birch to Buster Keaton’s 1924 silent masterpiecve, ‘Sherlock Junior’. Under 16s welcome.

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Saturday 28 September – FREE film festival! THREE films (one OUTDOOR!) and bar-b-ques… films tbc.

Sunday 29 September – FREE matinee… film tbc.

Hope to see you very soon… have a great Summer!

The BEST things in life are FREE!

MONDAY 3 JUNE – AN EXCLUSIVE FREE EVENT for all!

Bring some friends to a fun and exclusive Q&A with the film-makers of a new indie rom-com shortTHREE DAYS’ being made in Bromley/Beckenham/C London this July!

Meet the co-writers and actors, Vanessa Bailey and Richard Perryman, plus director Darren S Cook and the rest of the team and see teaser trailers and behind-the-scenes footage.

Follow their film-making journey! Scenes have already been shot in The Lavender House café in Sundridge Park and feature RED Boutique in Beckenham High Street as well as some iconic London locations.

Vanessa Bailey plays Sophie, a sensible, forty-something woman who finds herself in emotional turmoil over her unexpected and uncharacteristic attraction to a much younger man, played by Richard Perryman.

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Refreshments from 6.40pm and event starts at 7.30pm (finishes 9.00/9.30pm). The event is in Studio 609.

Open and FREE to all – strictly limited availability however, so please book now!

http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/filmboxcommunitycinema

Follow on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Three-Days-short-film/454095254617796?hc_location=timeline

See the ‘making of’ featurette herehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8IQRq-jtARo

NOT FREE, BUT NOT TO BE MISSED!

OUR SPECIAL HITCHCOCK DOUBLE BILL – on Wed 26 June (in our BIG cinema for maximum impact!).

Refreshments from 6.30pm, first film (the new ‘Hitchcock’ [Cert12A] a glamorous evocation of 1950s Hollywood with the amazing Hopkins and Mirren about the making of ‘Psycho’ and starring Scarlett Johansson as Janet Leigh) starts at 7pm, then free food in the interval, followed by the original ground-breaking 1960s ‘Psycho’ [Cert15] (rarely seen on the BIG screen!) just after 9pm and event finishes 11/11.10pm.

A great Facebook page on ‘The Making of Psycho’ – a book by Stephen Rebello – https://www.facebook.com/AlfredHitchcockandtheMakingofPsycho

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Booking for our Hitchcock event opens to non-members on 8 June – only £12 for TWO FILMS and free interval food (not bookable separately) at: http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/filmboxcommunitycinema

NB: All events above are for age 16+ only. Please email for any details/queries – LangleyFilmbox@gmail.com

More fun at FILMBOX..!

Here’s what’s coming up soon at FILMBOX –

TONIGHT – a few tickets left for our repeat screening of Ben Affleck’s Oscar-winning ARGO’! (in Studio 609) – refreshments from 6.40pm and programme starts at 7.30pm.

MONDAY 3 JUNE – A EXCLUSIVE FREE EVENT – a Q&A with the film-makers of an indie rom-com short THREE DAYS’ being made in Bromley/Beckenham/C London this July! (in Studio 609). Refreshments from 6.40pm and event starts at 7.30pm (finishes 9.30/9.45pm). Meet the co-writers and actors, Vanessa Bailey and Richard Perryman, plus director Darren S Cook and the rest of the team and see teaser trailers and behind-the-scenes footage – follow their film-making journey! Open and FREE to FILMBOX members and non-members alike – strictly limited availability however.

See the ‘making of’ featurette here – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8IQRq-jtARo

BOOK NOW FOR OUR SPECIAL HITCHCOCK DOUBLE BILL – on Wed 26 June (in our BIG cinema for maximum impact!). Refreshments from 6.30pm, first film (the new ‘Hitchcock’ biopic with Hopkins and Mirren) starts at 7pm, then free food in the interval, followed by the original 1960s ‘Psycho’ (rarely seen on the BIG screen!) just after 9pm and event finishes 11/11.10pm.

http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/filmboxcommunitycinema

NB: All events above are for age 16+ only. Please email for any details/queries – LangleyFilmbox@gmail.com

Great films on your doorstep…

We hope that you’ll come and see more films with us this Spring and Summer and we’re still accepting membership applications – see films for only £3.50 for up to 2 tickets! Here’s what’s coming up:

  • Wed 20 March – The Imposter
  • Wed 24 April – Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Thur 16 May – Les Misérables (current release)
  • Wed 22 May – Argo
  • Wed 26 June – Hitchcock (Hopkins and Mirren) and Psycho (the original) – double bill!
  • Wed 17 July – Year 12 student team are in charge – film to be announced!

If you are a FILMBOX  member and you’d like to volunteer to be an occasional helper, please email us at LangleyFilmbox@gmail.comyou’ll see the film for free! Plus we need a good strong second team if we’re to go fortnightly from September 2013.

Plus – local businesses, do look at our unique ‘social advertising’ concept and get involved.

Coming to Langley Park Centre for the Performing Arts, on the recently rebuilt Langley Park School or Boys site, isn’t like coming to a school, but to YOUR fantastic new local arts complex – we’re right on your doorstep, with clean loos, FREE parking and a nice little cafe featuring local Kentish nibbles and drinks, plus a chance to meet fellow film-goers. Do come and see us!

Booking at: http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/filmboxcommunitycinema

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