Food & Flicks

Cinema and two course dinner at Clocktower

Available Monday Nights
Dinner 6.30pm
Film Showing 8pm

Includes complimentary popcorn and free parking

Upcoming films showing in our cinema:

24 February:  Downton Abbey (PG)
F U L L - also showing on 13 April

For the Matinee Performance followed by Afternoon Tea at Clocktower  click here

2 March:  Official Secrets (15)
Highly rated drama tells the true story of a British Intelligence whistle-blower Katharine Gun who, during the immediate run-up to the 2003 Iraq invasion, leaked a top secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing smaller, undecided member states into voting for war. Journalist Martin Bright published the leaked document in The Observer and the story made headlines around the world. Members of the Security Council were outraged and any chance of a UN resolution in favour of war collapsed. But within days, Bush declared he no longer needed UN backing and invaded anyway ...

Also showing 16 March.

9 March:Judy (12A)
Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in London to perform in sell-out shows. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians, and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of romance seem undimmed as she embarks on a courtship with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband. And yet Judy is fragile. After working for 45 of her 47 years, she is exhausted, haunted by memories of a childhood lost to Hollywood and gripped by a desire to be back home with her kids. Will she have the strength to go on? Featuring some of her best-known songs, the film celebrates Judy's voice and capacity for love.

For the Matinee Performance followed by Afternoon Tea at Clocktower  click here

16 March:  Official Secrets (15)
Highly rated drama tells the true story of a British Intelligence whistle-blower Katharine Gun who, during the immediate run-up to the 2003 Iraq invasion, leaked a top secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing smaller, undecided member states into voting for war. Journalist Martin Bright published the leaked document in The Observer and the story made headlines around the world. Members of the Security Council were outraged and any chance of a UN resolution in favour of war collapsed. But within days, Bush declared he no longer needed UN backing and invaded anyway ...

23 March:  The Bookshop (PG)
Multi award winning film based on Penelope Fitzgerald's acclaimed novel set in 1959; a free-spirited widow risks everything to open a bookshop in a conservative East Anglian coastal town. While bringing about a surprising cultural awakening through works by Ray Bradbury and Vladimir Nabokov, she earns the polite but ruthless opposition of a local grand dame and the support and affection of a reclusive book loving widower.

For the Matinee Performance followed by Afternoon Tea at Clocktower  click here

30 March:  Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (18)
Multi award-winning with a star-studded cast, Quentin Tarantino’s 'Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood' visits 1969 Los Angeles where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. The ninth film from the writer-director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood’s golden age.

6 April:  Ophelia (15)
A re-imagining of Hamlet, told from Ophelia's perspective. In medieval-era Denmark, where political intrigue swirls around the imperial court like dark magic, the queen's brightest lady-in-waiting, Ophelia, finds herself drawn to the prince Hamlet. As their secretive love affair takes flight, betrayal strikes the court, threatening to derail their union and devastate the royal family for good. Caught between her desires and her loyalty, Ophelia has to decide where her devotion will ultimately lie.

For the Matinee Performance followed by Afternoon Tea at Clocktower  click here

13 April:  Downton Abbey (PG)
The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early 20th century as they and their staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance. Written by series creator Julian Fellowes and starring the original cast.

20 April:  Knives Out (12A)
Highly acclaimed modern-day drama with a star-studded cast including Daniel Craig (a must see), Toni Collette, Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis and Christophere Plumber. This very funny and ingeniously constructed film is thoroughly modern in its language and filled with so many twists it will make your head spin.

For the Matinee Performance followed by Afternoon Tea at Clocktower  click here

27 April:  Judy (12A)
Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in London to perform in sell-out shows. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians, and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of romance seem undimmed as she embarks on a courtship with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband. And yet Judy is fragile. After working for 45 of her 47 years, she is exhausted, haunted by memories of a childhood lost to Hollywood and gripped by a desire to be back home with her kids. Will she have the strength to go on? Featuring some of her best-known songs, the film celebrates Judy's voice and capacity for love.

4 May:  Mrs Lowery & Son (PG)
Staring Vanessa Redgrave and Timothy Spall, this is the beautiful, delicate, and amusing story of the brittle but vital relationship between L. S. Lowry and his bedridden, unhappy and controlling mother. Engrossing and entertaining and beautifully acted.

For the Matinee Performance followed by Afternoon Tea at Clocktower  click here

11 May:  Joker (15)
Highly acclaimed film with excellent critic and public reviews. A mentally troubled comedian, Arthur Fleck, is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime, a path which brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego, the Joker.

18 May:  Le Mans '66 (12A)
BAFTA and Golden Globes award nominee staring Christian Bale and Matt Damon. A racing car driver and car designer build a revolutionary race car for Ford, challenging Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966. A roller-coaster of funny, sad and edge of your seat thriller with some fantastic acting - a must see on a big screen with big sound.

 

Terms and Conditions: Subject to availability. Film screenings are subject to change. Food and Flicks is advance purchase. Bookings are non-refundable and non-transferable. Age limitations apply according to the age restrictions imposed by the BBFC (British Board of Film Classification). 

To book call 01423 844824 or email sales.admin@ruddingpark.com

Also available as a gift voucher for one - click here to view 

2 courses and film
£37