Central Methodist Church Launceston

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Film Nights at Central - Monthly on the First Thursday

Come and join us for Central's Film Night which takes place on the first Thursday of each month from 7.30pm - 10pm iin the church hall. The evening always features classic and favourite films from the past. Ice Creams are available.

There is no entry fee, but donations towards the costs and towards Central Funds can be made and appreciated. The contact for the evenings is: Jacqueline Robbins on 01566 772446


 

Forthcoming Films List

Our next film is 'Double Indemnity' on Thursday 7th February starring Fred MacMurray & Barbara Stanwyck
The story of an insurance salesman - a provocative housewife who wishes her husband were dead, and a claims adjuster whose job is to find phony claims  


O Brother Where Art Thou - starring George Clooney, John Turturro, & Tim Blake Nelson
The film is set in 1937 rural Mississippi during the Great Depression. Its story is a modern satire loosely based on Homer's epic poem The Odyssey that incorporates mythology from the American South.
 
Intermezzo - starring Ingrid Bergman, Leslie Howard, Edna Best
The story of a married virtuoso violinist who falls in love with his accompanist, played by Ingrid Bergman in her Hollywood debut.
 
Ice Cold In Alex - starring John Mills, Anthony Quayle, Sylvia Simms & Harry Andrews
In this suspenseful war film, set during WW II in North Africa, an alcoholic army officer travels to Alexandria in an ambulance. His travelling companions are two nurses and a South African officer. Mid-way one of the nurses is killed. The drunk and the other nurse stop their romance and the South African is exposed as a German spy.
 
Grease - starring John Trevolta & Olivier Newton-John
Depicting the love story of Danny and Sandy though 1950s — complete with doo-wop’s and hand jives — Grease became an immediate box office success and fan favorite. Making more than $394 million worldwide, it remains the fourth highest-grossing live-action musical of all time.
 
The Heiress - starring Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift & Ralph Richardson
A young naive woman falls for a handsome young man who her emotionally abusive father suspects is a fortune hunter.
 
Beat The Devil starring Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Robert Morley & Gina Lollobrigida
The adventures of a motley crew of swindlers and ne'er-do-wells trying to claim land rich in uranium deposits in Kenya as they wait in a small Italian port to travel aboard a tramp steamer en route to Mombasa.
 
Second Fiddle - starring Sonja Henie, Tyrone Power & Rudy Vallee
A studio publicist discovers a Minnesota skating teacher and takes her to Hollywood. She goes back to Minnesota but he follows her.
 
The Dam Busters - starring Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave & Ursula Jeans
The story of how the British attacked German dams in WWII by using an ingenious technique to drop bombs where they would be most effective.
 
Kiss Them For Me - starring Cary Grant, Jayne Mansfield & Leif Erickson
In 1944, three Navy pilots stationed in Hawaii and a P.R. officer go on a 4-day leave to San Francisco where they party with a good crowd in the executive suite of a busy hotel.
 
Life With Father  - starring William Powell, Irene Dunne & Elizabeth Taylor
A 1947 Technicolor American comedy film telling the true story of Clarence Day, a stockbroker who wants to be master of his house, but finds his wife and his children ignoring him, until they start making demands for him to change his own life.