PENICUIK CINEMA

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Current cinema seasons are weekly 

Tickets £5 from 15 April 2012

During special Penicuik Festival and Olympic showings higher charges with concessions may apply

Films shown on our wide screen in the spacious surroundings of Penicuik Town Hall’s Cowan auditorium

Public screenings arranged by Penicuik Community Development Trust’s cinema group and Penicuik Youth Choice group

Doors open 7 o’clock Refreshments: Programme starts 7.30

Rebirth of Penicuik Cinema: BFFS 2008 Nomination

 

PENICUIK CINEMA IN 1965 – A SNAPSHOT IN TIME

 

 

 

 

P E NIC  U   IK         C  INE M      A        in   t  h e    T   O   W     N  H   A    L L

SUNDAY 8 JANUARY 2012

Michael Curtiz’s CASABLANCA (1942) Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid

Claude Rains, Conrad Veidt, Sydney Greenstreet, Peter Lorre, Dooley Wilson: 102 mins

102 mins Cert U  £5 Penicuik Cinema in the Town Hall  doors open 7pm film start 7.30

refreshments before and after the film           www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

entry £4 not £5 as shown above and in poster

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

15 JANUARY 2012 AT 7.30

Widescreen Colour Restored   -  one of Hitchcock’s Greatest  films

Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo 1958 with James Stewart, Kim Novak,

Barbara Bel Geddes, and featuring Bernard Herrmann’s outstanding film score

£4Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments 128m certPG www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 8.5

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 22 JANUARY 2012

McDonagh’s The Guard 2011 Brendon Gleeson, Don Cheadle., Mark Strong

£4/£5 96 mins Cert 15A Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments  www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 7.4

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 29 JANUARY 2012

Ridley Scott’s ALIEN Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerrit, Ian Holm, John Hurt

1979 117mins Cert18 user-rating 8.5  Penicuik Youth Choice

£4/£5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments  www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 5 FEBRUARY 2012

Ken Russell’s intensely visual film of DH Lawrence’s WOMEN IN LOVE

 with Alan Bates, Oliver Reed, Glenda Jackson 1969   131 mins   Cert 15

£4/£5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments  www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 7.3

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 12 FEBRUARY 2012

Miyazaki’s Spirited Away  anime storytelling masterpiece  2001

Academy Award 2003  125mins CertPG  Penicuik Youth Choice

£4/£5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 8.5

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 19 FEBRUARY 2012

Tomas Alfredson’s TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY from John le Carre’s cold war spy thriller

Gary Oldman,  Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, John Hurt, Benedict Cumberbatch, Mark Strong,  Ciaran Hinds

2011 127mins Cert15 £4/£5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 7.6

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 26 FEBRUARY 2012

Mark Waters’ Mean Girls high school comedy drama with Lindsay Lohan, Tina Fey

Rachel McAdams, Jonathan Bennett, 2004 97mins Cert12A Penicuik Youth Choice

£4/£5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments  www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 6.9

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 4 MARCH 2012

Kirk Jones’ WAKING NED      Irish lottery comedy shot on the Isle of Man

with  Ian Bannen, David Kelly, Fionnula Flanagan  1998 91mins Cert PG

£4/£5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 7.2

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 11 MARCH 2012

Myrick & Sanchez’s THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT handheld horror mystery

  with Heather Donahue, Michael C Williams and Joshua Leonard 1999

£4/£5   Doors open 7 for 7.30   refreshments     81mins Cert15

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema      Penicuik Youth Choice

user rating 6.3  

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 18 MARCH  2012

Mona Achache’s LE HERISSON (THE HEDGEHOG)

Captures the truth of the human condition in the eyes of an eleven year old girl with

Garance Le Guillermic,  Josiane Balasko     2009  100 mins

CertU (Fra)   £4/£5    Doors open 7 for 7.30   refreshments

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

user rating 7.1

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 25 MARCH 2012

Marc Webb’s 500 DAYS OF SUMMER Award winning offbeat comedy drama

romance with Joseph Gordon Levitt, Zooey Deschanel 2009 95min Cert12A Penicuik Youth Choice

£4/£5   Doors open 7 for 7.30   refreshments   www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

rating 7.9

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 1 APRIL 2012

Steven Spielberg’s  TINTIN: SECRET OF THE UNICORN  2011

Beautiful NewZealand-made cartoon adventure with Jamie Bell, Daniel Craig, Simon Pegg  107min

PG £4 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments http://www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 audience rating 7.5  

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 15 APRIL   2012

Alfonso Arau’s LIKE WATER FOR CHOCOLATE (1992) Marco Leonardi, Lumi Cavazos,

Regina Torné  How love changes everything, this picture put Mexican films on the map 

15 105 mins  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 7.2

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 22 APRIL 2012

Martin Scorsese’s HUGO (2011) with Asa Butterfield, Ben Kingsley,

Sacha Baron Cohen, Chloë Grace Moretz, Ray Winstone, Frances de la Tour,

 Emily Mortimer,  Helen McCrory Christopher Lee,  Richard Griffiths Jude Law

126 mins U £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 7.9 

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 29 APRIL 2012

 a PENICUIK YOUTH CHOICE presentation

James Cameron’s ALIENS (1986) Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Carrie Henn

 18 137 min   £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 8.5 

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 6 MAY 2012

Dick d’Aragues sport documentary CLOSER TO THE EDGE (2011) the world's most dangerous race.

Isle of Man Tourist Trophy greatest motorcycle road race in the world, ultimate challenge for rider & machine

15 104 min  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 8.0

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 13 MAY 2012

Michel Hazanavicius  THE ARTIST: Jean DujardinBéréenice Bejo

2012 Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Direction, Best Music, Best Costume

PG 100 min £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 8.3

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 20 MAY 2012

HAYAO MIYAZAKI’s classic animation MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO

a PENICUIK YOUTH CHOICE presentation

86 minU(1988/2005) £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 8.2

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 27 MAY 2012

Christopher Young & Simon Miller’s SEACHD: THE INACCESSIBLE PINNACLE (2007)

Aonghas Padruig CaimbeulPadruig MoireasdanCrisdean DomhnallachWinnie Brook Young, Dolina MacLennan

With The Inaccessible Pinnacle on the Isle of Skye in the first Scots Gaelic feature film. 

100 minsPG  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 audience rating 6 

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 3 JUNE 2012

 a PENICUIK YOUTH CHOICE presentation 

HAYAO MIYAZAKI’s classic animation HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE

(2005) Christian Bale, Jean Simmons, Emily Mortimer, Lauren Bacall

119 mins U £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 8.1

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 10 JUNE  2012

Richard Attenborough’s GANDHI (Best Picture 1983)    with Ben Kingsley

Best Direction, Best Actor, Best Screenplay, Best Editing, Best Costume, Best Art Direction

PG 191 min  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 8.1

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PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

TUESDAY 12 JUNE 2012

HAYAO MIYAZAKI’s classic animation MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO U

in a special PENICUIK COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST

and PENICUIK YOUTH CHOICE TEAM afternoon presentation

to pupils and teachers from MAURICEWOOD PRIMARY SCHOOL

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 17 JUNE 2012

Sean Penn’s INTO THE WILD (2007)    with Emile Hirch, Hal Holbrook

15 148 mins  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

audience rating 8.2  

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to end Penicuik Cinema’s current season

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 24 JUNE 2012

marking next month’s Olympic Games

  

  

OLYMPIA 1936 -FEST DER VÖLKER -FEST DER SCHÖNHEIT

Leni Riefenstahl’s Classic 2-Part Film of the 1936 BERLIN OLYMPICS

in a rare complete presentation on Penicuik’s big screen

audience rating 8.1 

PRINTABLE PENICUIK POSTER SEASON POSTER HERE

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 19 AUGUST 2012

FAMILY MATINEE: PONYO

Doors open 3 for 3.30 £5 adult £3 child  

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 25 AUGUST 2012

THE RIGHT STUFF

1983 193 mins  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments 4 Oscars Cert15 audience rating 7.9 

 

PENICUIK FESTIVAL CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 2 SEPTEMBER 2012

FAMILY MATINEE DOUBLE BILL

BUSTER KEATON in

“The Blacksmith” & “Sherlock Jnr

with live piano accompaniment

Doors open 3 for 3.30 £8 adult £3 child   audience rating 8.1 

 

 

 PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2012

THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL

2011 124 mins  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert12A

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 16 SEPTEMBER 2012

SHERLOCK HOLMES A GAME OF SHADOWS

2011 129 mins  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert PG13

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2012

LAXDALE HALL or

 SCOTCH ON THE ROCKS

1953  77mins  £5 adult £3 children Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert U

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 2012

THE ANGELS SHARE

2012  101mins  £5 adult £3 children Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert15

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 7 OCTOBER 2012

SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN

2011 107 mins  £5 adult £3 children Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 12A

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 14 OCTOBER 2012

MY WEEK WITH MARILYN

2011 99 mins  £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 18

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 21 OCTOBER 2012

CHRISTOPHER LEE  EDWARD WOODWARD  BRITT EKLAND

THE WICKER MAN

1963  88 mins  £5   Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert18

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PENICUIK CINEMA  in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 28 OCTOBER     2012

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

2009  152 mins  £5    Doors open 7 for 7.30          refreshments      Cert18

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 4 NOVEMBER 2012

PETER SELLERS IN STANLEY KUBRICK’S

Dr Strangelove

Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb

1964  £5 adult £3 children 95 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert PG

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 11 NOVEMBER 2012

DANIEL RADCLIFFE IN

The Woman in Black

2012  £5 adult £3 children 95 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 12A

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2012

SCOTLAND’S THE

Brave

2012  £5 adult £3 children 100 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert PG

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 25 NOVEMBER 2012

Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter

COMPLETELY OUTRAGEOUS! UNBELIEVABLY ENTERTAINING!

2012  £5  105 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 15

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 2 DECEMBER 2012

2012 ACADEMY AWARD BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

A Separation

2011  £5 adult £3 children 123 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert PG

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 9 DECEMBER 2012

PAUL NEWMAN AND ROBERT REDFORD IN

Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid

1969  £5 adult £3 children 110 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert PG

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 16 DECEMBER 2012

DANIEL.AUTEIL.IN

THE WELL-DIGGERS DAUGHTER

La.fille.du.puisatier

2011  £5 adult £3 children 107 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments CertPG

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PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 23 DECEMBER 2012

. A ROYAL AFFAIR .

2012  £5  137 mins     Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 15

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 6 JANUARY 2013

Stephen Spielberg’s

. WAR HORSE.

2012  £5  146 mins     Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 12A

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 13 JANUARY 2013

OCTAVIA SPENCER IN

THE HELP

2011  £5 adult £3 children 146 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 12A

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 20 JANUARY 2013

ERROL FLYNN, OLIVIA de HAVILLAND & BASIL RATHBONE in

The Adventures of Robin Hood

1938  £5 adult £3 children 102 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert U

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 27 JANUARY 2013

LIAM NEESON, BEN KINGSLEY & RANULPH FIENNES IN

SCHINDLER’S LIST

1993  £5 adult £3 children 195 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30  refreshments Cert 15

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 3 FEBRUARY 2013

GAURI SHINDE’S

English Vinglish

2012  £5 adult £3 children 124 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments Cert U

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 10 FEBRUARY 2013

Pixar’s Up

2009  £5 adult £3 children 93 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments Cert U

www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 17 FEBRUARY 2013

Alfred Hitchcock’s NORTH BY NORTHWEST 1959 with Cary Grant, Eve Marie Saint, James Mason

 £5 adult £3 children 136 mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments Cert PG

µ8.6  www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

Penicuik Cinema in the Town Hall

Sunday 24 February 2013

Alexander Payne’s THE DESCENDANTS 2011 with George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller, Nick Krause.

£5 adult £3 children   115mins   Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments  Cert 12A

µ7.5 www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 3 MARCH 2013

The Happy Lands

Theatre Workshop Scotland’s THE HAPPY LANDS from the Chinese National Film Festival, Penicuik shows this fine

 new community-made film set in Fife in the General Strike of 1926: 108m Q & A session with filmmakers after screening

 £5 adult £3 children  Doors 7 for 7.30 refreshments 2013 uncertified  µ6.5 www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 10 MARCH 2013

Anna Karenina

Joe Wright’s ANNA KARENINA with Keira Knightley & Jude Law

£5 adult £3 children 129mins Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments 2012 cert 12A

µ6.7   www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 17 MARCH  2013

SEARCHING FOR

SUGAR MAN

Malik Bendjelloui’s SEARCHING FOR SUGAR MAN 2012 –“ A TRIUMPH”

£5 adult £3 children 86mins Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments 2012 cert 12A

µ8.2 www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA IN THE TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 24 MARCH  2013

 

Walt Disney Pictures THE LION KING 1994 89 min Cert U

£5 adult £3 children  89mins  Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments 

CertU µ8.4 www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 7 APRIL 2013

Luc Besson’s THE LADY -the story of Aung San Suu Kyi 2011132mins

with Michelle Yeoh, David Thewlis £5 adult £3 children Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments 

Cert12A µ6.8  www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 14 APRIL 2013

Skyfall title

Skyfall Daniel Craig

Sam Mendes’ SKYFALL with Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Judi Dench, Naomie Harris

2012 143mins £5 adult £3 children   Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments 

Cert12A µ7.9  www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

Sunday 21 April 2013

Il Postino

Michael Radford’s IL POSTINO with Massimo Troisi, Philippe Noiret, Maria Grazia Cucinotta

1994 104mins  £5 adult £3 children Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments 

CertU µ7.6 www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 28 APRIL 2013

Ben Affleck's Argo

Ben Affleck’s ARGO with Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman 2012 120 mins

£5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments Cert15 µ8.0 www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

 

PENICUIK CINEMA in the TOWN HALL

SUNDAY 5 MAY 2013

Richard Laxton’s GROW YOUR OWN Benedict Wong, Eddie Marsan, Omid Djalili, John Henshaw 2007

101 mins £5 Doors open 7 for 7.30 refreshments CertPG µ6.8 www.kosmoid.net/penicuik/cinema

 

12 May: City of God 2002 µ8.7

19 May: How To Train Your Dragon 2010 µ8.2

26 May: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly 1966 µ9.0

2 June: Amadeus 1984 µ8.4

9 June: Moonrise Kingdom 2012 µ7.9

16 June: Untouchable 2011 µ8.6

23 June: Les Miserables 2012 µ7.8

30 June: Whale Rider 2002 µ7.6

 

 

PENICUIK

CINEMA 2013

PENICUIK CINEMA is an initiative of Penicuik Community Development Trust

 

Autumn 2013 programme

Download the leaflet here

All films are shown on the big screen on Sunday evenings in the main auditorium of

Penicuik Town Hall

Doors open 7pm, films start at 7.30pm  Tickets at the door £5 or £3 for accompanied children.

Refreshments are available

 

25 August 2013:

Ang Lee’s LIFE OF PI (2012):-

 Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Adil Hussain

127 minutes  Cert PG  Rating 8.1

 Young man surviving a sea disaster is thrown into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. 

Cast adrift, he shares his living space with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.

 

1 September 2013:

Tarantino’s DJANGO UNCHAINED (2012)

:- Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio

165 mins  Cert18  Rating 8.5 

With help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

 

8 September 2013:

Spielberg’s LINCOLN (2012)

:- Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn

150 mins  Cert PG-13  Rating 7.5

 As Civil War continues to rage, America's president struggles with battlefield carnage and fights with his cabinet to emancipate the slaves.

 

15 September 2013

:

Moore’s WRECK-IT RALPH (2012)

:-animation John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman,

108 min  Cert PG- Rating 7.8

  Video game villain wants to be hero and follows  his dream

 

Penicuik Festival of Scottish Films

22 September 2013:

Scott Graham’s SHELL (2012):-

 Chloe Pirrie, Tam Dean Burn, Morven Christie

91 minutes  Cert 15  Rating 7.1

  Intimate Highland coming-of-age tale a must-see.

 Exquisitely shot, great performances across the board including newcomer Chloe Pirrie.

 

Followed by late feature NATAN at 9.20 (£5 for complete double bill or SHELL only, £3 for NATAN only)

Paul Duane & David Cairn’s NATAN (2013)

Serge Bromberg, Gisèle Casadesus, Niall Greig Fulton

 66 min Rating 9.1

  Internationally acclaimed new documentary “Natan” uncovers the never-before-told story of how a giant of prewar French cinema production was denounced on false pornography charges, killed by the state, and remains wrongly disgraced and forgotten.

 

Penicuik Festival of Scottish Films

29 September 2013:

Matt Hulse’s DUMMY JIM (2013): (TBC)

 Marie Denarnaud, Samuel Dore, 87 min Rating 6.6

-reenacts the true story of deaf-mute Scots boy’s 1951 bike journey to the Arctic Circle

Followed by late feature NATAN at 9.20 (£5 for complete double bill or DUMMY JIM only, £3 for NATAN only)

Paul Duane & David Cairn’s NATAN (2013):

Serge Bromberg, Gisèle Casadesus, Niall Greig Fulton

 66 min Rating 9.1

  Amazing documentary explores how father of French cinema was airbrushed away: see above

 

 

6 October 2013: a birthday request

Robert Hamer’s KIND HEARTS+CORONETS (1949):

Dennis Price, Alec Guinness, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood

106 mins. Cert U Rating 8.1 

Classic comedy in which lowly relative resolves to progressively murder his way to a dukedom.

 

 

13 October 2013: for Science festival

Davis Guggenheim’s AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH  (2006):

-Al Gore, Billy West, George Bush

100 mins  Cert U  Rating 7.6

   A documentary on Al Gore's campaign to draw attention to global warming as a major problem worldwide.

  plus discussion.

 

20 October 2013:

Robert Wise’s THE SOUND OF MUSIC (1964)

 -Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

  All-time classic musical, brilliantly scripted acted and screened

 174 mins  Cert U  Rating 7.9

 

 

27 October 2013:

Baz Luhrman’s THE GREAT GATSBY (2013)

:-Leonardo DiCaprio, Joel Edgerton, Tobey Maguire

143 mins  Cert 12A  Rating 7.4

 A beautiful cast & script, scenes are a visual feast.

 Personal strife, social inequality, abuse of drugs and alcohol, political and moral corruption,

failure of financial institutions and responsibility –it’s all here!

 

 

3 November 2013:

James McTeigue’s V FOR VENDETTA (2005):

- Natalie Portman, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea

 132 mins Cert 15  Rating 8.2 

from Matrix creators; In a future fascist Britain, a shadowy freedom fighter rescues a girl from the secret police

 

 

10 November 2013:

Michael Hoffman’s RESTLESS NATIVES (1985)

-          Vincent Friell, Joe Mullaney, Teri Lally

-          Penicuik Cinema’s favourite film is back!

89 mins  CertPG   Rating 6.9

The feature film that mentions Penicuik

 

 

17 November 2013:

David Russell’s SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (2012)

:- Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro

  122 mins  Cert 15  Rating 7.9 

A stunningly accurate look at bipolar life. After a stint in a mental institution,

former teacher Pat moves back with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife.

Things get challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.

 

 

24 November 2013:

John Carpenter’s THE THING (1982)

:- Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David

 109 mins Cert X  Rating 8.2

 Highly treasured cult favourite.

Antarctic scientists confronted by a shape-shifting alien that takes on the features of the people it kills

 

 

1 December 2013:

Paul Andrew William’s SONG FOR MARION (2012):

- Terence Stamp, Vanessa Redgrave, Gemma Arterton, Christopher Eccleston

 93 mins Cert PG  Rating 6.8 

Hilarious, life-affirming journey of musical self discovery, mawkish fun, perfect playing.

 

 

8 December 2013:

Wayne Blair’s THE SAPPHIRES (2012):

- Chris O'Dowd, Deborah Mailman, Jessica Mauboy.

  103 minutes  Cert PG  Rating 6.8

 Based on a true story. 

.It's 1968, and four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love,

friendship and war when their all girl group The Sapphires entertain the US troops in Vietnam.

 

 

15 December 2013:

Eric Rohmer’s THE LADY & THE DUKE (2001)

:- Jean-Claude Dreyfus, Lucy Russell, Alain Libolt

  129 minutes  Cert PG  Rating 6.8 

In the chaos of the French Revolution, a Scotswoman and her former lover, the Duke of Orleans,

 find each other on opposite sides of the conflict.

. An ardent royalist, she tells her story against a backdrop of vast images

-this film is like a pop up story book come to life.  Meanwhile the guillotine awaits


22 December 2013:

Gabriel Axel’s BABETTES FEAST (1987)

:-  Back to Penicuik Cinema by demand

Stéphane Audran, Bodil Kjer, Birgitte Federspiel

 102 mins  Cert U  Rating 7.7 

In 19th century Denmark two adult sisters inhabit an isolated coastal village with their father,

 the revered pastor of a sect of Protestants. Their earnest life attracts love,

 love with music, and ultimately love with food. A simple and touching film with a moral for neighbourliness.

 

 

29 December 2013:

Stanley Donen’s  CHARADE (1963)

:- Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau

113minutes  Cert PG  Rating 8.0

 Romance and suspense in Paris, as vulnerable Audrey is pursued by men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen.

 Who can she trust? A homage-to-Hitchcock tour-de-force by Singin’-in-the-Rain director Donen.

 

 

 

 

 rebirth of Penicuik Cinema: BFFS 2008 Nomination

 

PENICUIK CINEMA IN 1965 – A SNAPSHOT IN TIME

 

some upcoming Penicuik events

 

PENICUIK LINKS

 

Penicuik Open House / Cinema in the Town Hall Exhibition The Films of Alfred Hitchcock 28-29 June 2008

 

THE LOST GARDEN OF PENICUIK

 

TAKING ON THE PEN Y COE PRESS

 

Sunday Vaults Singing – Penicuik Taize Vaults

 

Helena Gloag actress (1909-1973)

 

 

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