|R I O C L A S S I C M A T I N E E S |
The Rio’s monthly Classic Matinees take place on the first or second Wednesday of the month. There is an interval for every film, and extra seating is provided in the foyer. We are delighted that thanks to funding from the Big Lottery's Reaching Communities Programme we are able to offer free admission. We are delighted that thanks to funding from the Big Lottery's Reaching Communities Programme we are able to offer free admission for the Over 60's! Please come along and enjoy a film and a chat!
These screenings are also open to everyone else at normal weekday matinee ticket prices.
|• WED 18 Apr 2.30 |
JOHNNY ENGLISH REBORN (PG)
(US/France/UK 2011) dir. Oliver Parker 101m.
Rowan Atkinson, Rosamund Pike, Gillian Anderson, Pierce Brosnan, Dominic West.
Mr Bean's bumbling relative Johnny English, is back in the second hilarious adventure of Her Majesty's Secret Service's most accident prone spy. This time he's on a mission to both uncover a web of international intrigue and save his own reputation. Rowan Atkinson is as magnificent as ever, but of course in the spying game failure is never an option!
• WED 9 May 2.30
A QUEEN IS CROWNED (U)
(UK 1953) dir. Castleton Knight. 82m.
Narrated by Laurence Olivier.
With the Jubilee celebrations in full swing, a look back almost 60 years to London on June 2nd, 1953: Coronation Day. This unique full length record, filmed in colour, captures all the excitement and all the pomp and the ceremony of the day's events but it also offers a fascinating time capsule of a city, its people and the spirit of optimism so very evident at the dawn of this new Elizabethan age. Playwright Christopher Fry's narration is spoken by Laurence Olivier.
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