Duns Community Cinema will show two recent releases on Friday 20 September:
5.30pm The Lion King
This 2019 American musical film is a photorealistic computer-animated remake of Disney’s traditionally animated 1994 film of the same name. The plot follows Simba, a young lion who must embrace his role as the rightful king of his native land following the murder of his father, Mufasa, at the hands of his uncle, Scar. Run time 118 minutes (PG).
A 2019 British romantic comedy film directed by Danny Boyle and written by Richard Curtis, based on an original screenplay by Jack Barth and Mackenzie Crook. It stars Himesh Patel as a struggling musician who, after an accident, finds himself the only person who remembers the Beatles and becomes famous after taking credit for their songs. The film also features Lily James as the protagonist’s childhood friend and love interest, Kate McKinnon as his manager, and Ed Sheeran as a fictionalised version of himself. Run time 116 minutes (12A).
Adults £6, Children £5 (free for 3 years & under), Family £20 (2 adults & 2 children) per film. Tickets at the door or in advance from 01361 884 935 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Also Duns Film Club will begin its ‘Celtic Connections’ season on Sunday 29 September:
This 1971 version of the Robert Louis Stevenson classic includes the first half of his sequel, Catriona. Directed by Delbert Mann, who adapted other classics such as Heidi and David Copperfield for the screen, Kidnapped stars Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Jack Hawkins and Donald Pleasance, together with other British character actors. It was shot almost entirely in Scottish locations such as Argyll, Mull, Culross and Stirling Castle, using local extras. Run time 103 mins. Tickets £6 at the door or book in advance by calling 01361 884935 or email email@example.com