Films shown at our Film Club, when & by whom

Withnail & I

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Director: Bruce Robinson, Starring: Richard E. Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths

Jul 2012 CW

Melancholia

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Director: Lars Von Trier, Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Kiefer Sutherland

Aug 2012 RK


The Apartment

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Director: Billy Wilder, Starring: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray

Aug 2012 PJ

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

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Outrageous musical with completely crazy story. An East-German failed transsexual escapes Berlin just before the Wall comes down in 1989 … this angry …

Sep 2012 AB

Imitation of Life

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Director: Douglas Sirk, Starring: Lana Turner, John Gavin, Sandra Dee

Oct 2012 TS

Excalibur

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Director: John Boorman, Starring: Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren, Nicholas Clay

Oct 2012 NJ


The Red Balloon

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Director: Albert Lamorisse, Starring: Pascal Lamorisse, Sabine Lamorisse, Georges Sellier

Oct 2012 RB

Sarah's Key

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Director: Gilles Paquet-Brenner, Starring: Kristin Scott Thomas, Melusine Mayance, Niels Arestrup

Nov 2012 SC


Incendies

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This was the first public film for Take 13. And what a film! Portraying some of the worst imaginable crimes and human tragedies along with the most …

Nov 2012 JC

The Stoning of Soraya M

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Director: Cyrus Nowrasteh, Starring: Shohreh Aghdashloo, Jim Caviezel, Mozhan Marno

Dec 2012 JC

The Concert

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Director: Radu Mihaileanu, Starring: Aleksey Guskov, Melanie Laurent, Dmitriy Nazarov

Dec 2012 TT

The Blues Brothers

Director: John Landis, Starring: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, James Brown

Jan 2013 ZS

The Bucket List

Director: Rob Reiner, Starring: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes

Jan 2013 IC

Watership Down

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Director: Martin Rosen, Starring: John Hurt, Richard Briers, Ralph Richardson

Feb 2013 CW

Shadow Dancer

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Director: James Marsh, Starring: Clive Owen, Andrea Riseborough, Gillian Anderson

Mar 2013 ZK

Casablanca

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Director: Michael Curtiz, Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid

Mar 2013 WW


The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

Deborah Kerr plays three parts in what is superficially a romantic tale. But over the course of 50 years we witness the changing face of warfare and …

Apr 2013 PJ

Plein Soleil

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Original French version of an American thriller set in Italy in the 50s. Critics are divided over whether this was better than the remake of 1998, …

Apr 2013 AB





Control

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The life and death of Ian Curtis, singer and songwriter of Joy Division.

Jun 2013 AJ

Mary & Max

An odd child in Australia somehow pairs up with a really odd man in New York as a pen friend. Many perplexing aspects of life are explained through …

Jul 2013 JC


Radio

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I think this was a first — Ian managed to choose a film no-one else had heard of! Panned by critics, but we all enjoyed it. What do they know?

Aug 2013 IC