Firmdale Hotels

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A 'club' in name only, hotel guests and members of the public can dine in REFUEL, the hotel's restaurant & bar and then see the 'film of the week'. The movie will vary from a classic to a latest release. A three course LUNCH, DINNER or AFTERNOON TEA and the movie costs £35 per person. Excludes service (and meals exclude drinks). The film starts at 3.30pm.

SUNDAYS AT 3.30PM

20th APRIL - DALLAS BUYERS CLUB
Drama starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner and Jared Leto. In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is himself diagnosed with the disease.

EASTER FILM CLUB
MONDAY 21st APRIL - FROZEN 3D **SCREENING AT 1PM**

Charming computer-animated musical family film produced by Walt Disney Studios. Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Queen Elsa. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save Elsa and her kingdom.
Brunch or afternoon tea and the screening of FROZEN is £35 for adults and £25 for children

27th APRIL - THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. Directed by Wes Anderson and featuring an all-star cast including Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, Edward Norton and Ralph Fiennes.

4th MAY - THE BOOK THIEF
Touching drama based on the bestselling novel by Markus Zusak and starring Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson. While subjected to the horrors of Nazi Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. 

11th MAY - YVES SAINT LAURENT
This lush but revealing biopic looks at the designer's turbulent career through the prism of his lover and business partner Pierre Bergé. Bergé built a fashion empire around YSL, but the couturier's personal demons constantly threatened their success. Directed by Jalil Lespert and starring Pierre Niney, Guillaume Gallienne and Laura Smet.

18th MAY - RICHARD II
Richard II, the fastest selling show in the RSC's history, sees David Tennant take the title role directed by RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran. Richard is King, ordained by God to lead his people. But he is also a man of very human weakness. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of England and drag his people into a dynastic civil war that will last 100 years.

25th MAY - STARRED UP
Titled after the practice of consigning violent young offenders to adult prisons, the film centres on troubled inmate Eric, whose rehabilitation is in the hands of a posh and distrusted social worker. Against Eric's sullen obduracy, he fights a seemingly losing battle in this starkly stunning work. Directed by David Mackenzie and starring Rupert Friend, Jack O'Connell, and Ben Mendelsohn.

1st JUNE - CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER
Following the calamitous events of AVENGERS ASSEMBLE, Captain America accidentally uncovers a conspiracy that endangers the entire planet. Working with fellow S.H.I.E.L.D. agent the Black Widow, he finds himself confronting a new and terrible foe, the eponymous Winter Soldier.

8th JUNE - BLUE RUIN
Car-dwelling vagrant Dwight takes revenge on the man he believes killed his parents, only to find himself in a game of cat and mouse with the man's brutal family. This dazzlingly original thriller balances grubby realism with black humour. Directed by Jeremy Saulnier and starring Macon Blair, Amy Hargreaves, and Devin Ratray.

15th JUNE - THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2
Spider-Man confronts his biggest challenge yet in the form of deadly adversaries Electro, the Rhino and his old frenemy Green Goblin in this thrill-packed sequel. Directed by Marc Webb and starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, and Jamie Foxx.

22nd JUNE - NOAH
In this astonishing version of the biblical story, Noah receives warning from Methuselah of the catastrophic consequences of God's wrath, and builds a vessel capable of saving his family for a new and better world. Directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Russell Crowe, Ray Winstone, Jennifer Connelly, and Emma Watson.

29th JUNE - GODZILLA 3D
GODZILLA leaves its ocean home, creating a tsunami in its wake and wreaking devastation wherever it goes. Director Gareth Edwards gets the balance between narrative tease and CGI big reveal exactly right, and the result is genuinely thrilling: a dark, muscular epic in an entirely realistic present-day setting. Starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Bryan Cranston, and Elizabeth Olsen.

COCKTAIL & CLASSIC FILM CLUB
SATURDAYS AT 7.30PM
During the month of April join us on a Saturday night and enjoy a classic film paired with a classic cocktail and selection of tapas for £35 per person.

19th APRIL - REAR WINDOW
Classic mystery thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Grace Kelly and James Stewart. A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.

26th APRIL - REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE
This landmark juvenile-delinquent drama sees James Dean in in his most celebrated role as Jimmy Stark, a rebellious middle-class who arrives at a new high school, meets a girl, disobeys his parents, and defies the local school bullies. Directed by Nicholas Ray, this movie sought to portray the moral decay of American youth, critique parental style, and explore the differences and conflicts between generations.



 

BOOKINGS
For reservations and further information call the hotel on 020 7546 1007 or CLICK HERE to email.

MAILING LIST

Please CLICK HERE to send an email, and we will add you to our weekly Film Club e-mailing list.
Remember, we will never pass your email to third parties, and will always remove you from our list if you wish.

SAMPLE MENUS

Soup of the day
Home cured salmon gravlax, honey and mustard dressing
Oxtail and tomato bruschetta, dressed leaves
Classic Greek salad with marinated feta and olives
Parma ham, roasted beetroot, basil and pine nuts

Roast rump of beef, Yorkshire pudding, creamed horseradish
Pot roasted Banham chicken, bread sauce, stuffing
Roast rump of pork, apple sauce, crackling
Pan fried sea bream, fennel, orange and beetroot
Penne pasta, tomato passata, baby spinach and ricotta

Treacle tart, clotted cream and raspberries
Vanilla cheesecake, rhubarb and gingerbread
A choice of one of our daily cakes
Cheese, fruit chutney and sourdough toast
Chef's selection of ice creams and sorbets