SATURDAYS AT 8PM
19th APRIL - 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.
26th APRIL - THE MONUMENTS MEN
Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in
history, the film is an action drama focusing on an unlikely World
War II platoon, tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue
artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their
rightful owners. Directed by George Clooney and starring Matt
Damon, Bill Murray, Hugh Bonneville and George Clooney.
3rd 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.
10th MAY - 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.
17th 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
24th MAY - ENO: PETER GRIMES
Experience the searing psychological drama, intrigue and suspense
of Benjamin Britten's opera Peter Grimes, performed by the English
National Opera.Peter Grimes paints a vivid picture of a small
community's descent into suspicion, gossip and mob mentality in the
face of a tragedy.
31st MAY - 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.
7th JUNE - CALVARY
Kindly rural priest Father Lavelle is threatened in the confession
box by an unseen man who vows to kill him in a week's time.
Captivating, characterful and bursting with black humour, Calvary
is a gripping whodunnit. Directed by John Michael McDonagh and
starring Brendan Gleeson and Chris O'Dowd.
14th JUNE - CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER
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.
SUNDAY 15th JUNE - RUSH
Adrenaline fuelled drama directed by Ron Howard and written by
Peter Morgan chronicling the legendary 1970s Formula 1 rivalry
between gifted English playboy James Hunt and his disciplined
Austrian opponent, Niki Lauda. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Olivia
Wilde and Daniel Brühl.
21st JUNE - THE LOVE PUNCH
When bitter divorcees fall prey to a swindler, they call in their
social cavalry to help them wreak revenge. Set on the Côte d'Azur,
this is possibly the first middle-aged caper movie.Directed by Joel
Hopkins and starring Celia Imrie, Pierce Brosnan, Timothy Spall,
and Emma Thompson.
28th JUNE - THE TWO FACES OF JANUARY
A glamorous couple arrive in Greece and embroil a young chancer in
their sinister activities. Psychological thriller directed by
Hossein Amini and starring Kirsten Dunst and Viggo Mortensen.
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Soup of the day
Grilled field mushrooms, goat's cheese, herb crumb
Smoked duck, beetroot and orange salad, toasted pecans
Tuna carpaccio, wild rocket salad, mustard vinaigrette
Roast salmon, grilled treviso, saffron and garlic aioli
Pork belly, sweet potato and mustard mash, apple gravy
Roast chicken, blossom honey roasted parsnips, thyme jus
Pumpkin, spinach and feta cheese risotto
Chocolate brownie, red berry compote, clotted cream
Blackberry and apple crumble, custard
Lemon tart, crème fraiche
Neal's Yard cheese, apple and celery relish, biscuits
Green beans and cherry tomatoes
Sautéed spinach with chilli
Hand cut wedges / French fries
Steamed broccoli, almonds