Porlock Weir, Somerset
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Porlock Weir, Near Minehead, Somerset TA24 8PB
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Movie and a Meal
25th & 28th September
Newsroom drama detailing the 2004 CBS 60 Minutes report investigating then-President George W. Bush's military service, and the subsequent firestorm of criticism that cost anchor Dan Rather and producer Mary Mapes their careers.
2nd & 5th October
Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe team up to investigate the case of a missing girl in this thriller co-written and directed by Shane Black. After becoming involved with the Mob, Amelia (Margaret Qualley) mysteriously disappears. Enforcer Jackson Healy (Crowe) and down-on-his-luck private investigator Holland March (Gosling) are recruited to find her and set out on a complex and high-profile investigation which leads them all over 1970s Los Angeles. With media interest increasing and their own personal safety called into doubt, the duo come across the seemingly unconnected death of a porn star, a discovery which sheds new light on a conspiracy that leads right to the highest echelons of power.
9th & 12th October
A civilian couple find themselves lured into a Russian mobsters plans to defect, and soon find themselves thrust between the Russian Mafia and the British Secret Service, neither of whom they can trust.
16th and 19th October
Matt Brown directs, writes and co-produces this biographical drama based on the biography of mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan by Robert Kanigel. Dev Patel stars as Ramanujan, an aspiring academic mathematician from a poor family in Madras, India. He applies to study at Cambridge University during World War I and is accepted. Srinivasa is soon shown to be a prodigal genius and is taken under the wing of Professor G.H. Hardy (Jeremy Irons), but he still faces challenges at Cambridge in the form of racism and prejudice.
23rd and 26th October
A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her car that's parked in his driveway.
30th and 2nd November
Dan Trachtenberg directs this thriller starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead as a young woman who is involved in a car crash. When she comes to, she finds herself a captive in the cellar of a man named Howard (John Goodman), but he assures her he has saved her from the outside world which is no longer safe due to a chemical attack now making it uninhabitable. She begins to question his story, and decides that she must see the outside world for herself. The cast also includes John Gallagher Jr., Jamie Clay and Cindy Hogan.
6th and 9th November
Four denizens of the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight.
13th and 16th November
Meryl Streep stars in the eponymous role of this comedy drama based on the true story of the American opera singer. World renowned as a virtuosic pianist, Florence Foster Jenkins has a new dream: to become a famous opera singer. Her voice, however, leaves a lot to be desired and she becomes famous for her lack of talent. Despite the constant critisicm from her peers and audiences which Florence's manager and partner St. Clair Bayfield (Hugh Grant) endeavours to keep from her, Florence battles on and, with St. Clair's help, she conquers the New York stage to become a household name.
20th and 23rd November
Jodie Foster directs this political thriller starring George Clooney, Julia Roberts and Jack O'Connell. Financial expert and TV personality Lee Gates (Clooney) has made his name as the host of the hit show 'Money Monster' giving viewers advice on where to invest their money. When avid viewer Kyle Budwell (O'Connell) takes Gates's advice and, as a result, loses all of his money, he storms the television studio taking Gates and the crew hostage. As producer Patty Fenn (Roberts) tries to talk Gates through staying calm, Budwell's agitation grows and he threatens the lives of everyone in the building. The cast also includes Dominic West, Caitriona Balfe and Giancarlo Esposito.