PROGRAMME  2021-2022

 

All films are shown in the Kinver High School Lecture Theatre at 7.30pm prompt

Kinver Film Society reserves the right to alter the film programme if forced to do so by circumstances beyond our control.  No persons under the age of 18 will be admitted to the theatre. Some films may contain strong language, sex and violence.

PLEASE ACCEPT OUR APOLOGIES FOR THE SUDDEN CHANGE IN PROGRAMME FOR THE FIRST TWO FILMS. THIS WAS DUE TO A FAULTY DISC.

 

MARCH 9th                  The Courier

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A true-life spy thriller, this is the story of an unassuming British businessman Greville Wynne (Benedict Cumberbatch). At the behest of MI6 and a CIA operative he forms a covert, dangerous partnership with a Soviet Officer (Merab Ninidze) in order to help prevent a nuclear confrontation and defuse the Cuban Missile Crisis.

History / Thriller / Drama 

Certificate 12A 

Runtime 112 minutes

This is a damn good, explosively tense story that focuses on the friendship that develops between two men on opposite sides. And it is plainly wonderful.

August 14, 2021 

Deborah RossThe Spectator

MARCH 23rd               Knives Out

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When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously invited to investigate. From among the disfunctional family and the devoted staff, Blanc tries to uncover the truth behind the untimely death.

Comedy / Crime / Drama 

Certificate 12A 

Runtime 130 minutes

A terrific, authentic, modern-day Agatha Christie-style whodunnit...with an all-star cast.

December 10, 2019 

Mark KermodeKermode & Mayo's Film Review

APRIL 6th                   The Peanut Butter Falcon

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Zak (Zack Gottsagen) a young man with Down syndrome runs away from the residential home where he lives to chase his dream of becoming a professional wrestler. He befriends small-time outlaw on the run Tyler (Shia LaBeouf) who joins him on his adventurous jouney and they persuade Eleanor (Dakota Johnson), a kind care assistant from the home to go too. Will Zak achieve his ambition?

Comedy / Adventure / / Drama 

Certificate 12A 

Runtime 97 minutes

'You know where you are, you can feel the location...really atmospheric with a lovely story.'

October 24, 2019 | 

Mark KermodeKermode & Mayo's Film Review