CALVER FILM

2008/2009 SEASON

 

Thursday September 11

7.30 pm

Kite Runner

Based on the highly successful novel. After spending years in exile in the USA, Amir returns to Afghanistan to rescue his childhood friend's young son, who has fallen into the hands of the Taliban.

Cert PG13

 

Thursday October 9

7.30 pm

No Country for

Old Men

Based on the acclaimed novel by Cormac McCarthy. In the remote desert on the Texas Mexico border in 1980 a hunter stumbles across the aftermath of a drugs deal gone wrong. He finds over $2 million in cash and goes on the run, pursued by a vicious killer. Winner of 4 Oscar awards in 2008.

Cert 15

 

Thursday November 13

7.30 pm

One of the best recently released films. This will be announced in September

 

Thursday December 11

7.30 pm

South Pacific

A classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical with Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr and Rossano Brazzi set on an island in the Pacific in 1943. Can a girl from Little Rock find happiness with a French planter one enchanted evening or should she just wash that man right out of her hair?

Cert U

 

Thursday January 8

7.30 pm

The Other Boleyn Girl

A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal. The Boleyn sisters, played by Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johannson, are driven by their family's blind ambition to contend for the affections of Henry VIII.

 

Thursday February 12

7.30 pm

Another opportunity to show one of the best recently released films

 

Thursday March 12

7.30 pm

There Will Be Blood

Daniel Day-Lewis, Oscarwinner for this role, plays a struggling silver miner turned oil man on a ruthless quest for power and wealth during southern California's oil boom of the late 19C. Michael Clayton (George Clooney) is an attorney and recovering gambling addict employed by a prestigious New York law firm as a 'fixer'. He struggles to cope with a colleague's apparent mental breakdown and corruption within a major client.

Cert 15

 

Thursday April 9

7.30 pm

Michael Clayton

Michael Clayton (George Clooney) is an attorney and recovering gambling addict employed by a prestigious New York law firm as a 'fixer'. He struggles to cope with a colleague's apparent mental breakdown and corruption within a major client.

Cert 15

 

Thursday May 14

7.30 pm

Charlie Wilson's

War

A drama based on the true story of a Texan Congressman (Tom Hanks) and his covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist the rebels in their war with Soviets have unforeseen and long-reaching effects.

Cert 15

 

Calver Film meets every 2 Thursday of the month at 7.30 pm from September until May.

Membership: 20.00 for 9 films Member Guest tickets: 4.50

 

Membership Secretary:

Barrie Wood

27 Brookfields

Calver

Hope Valley

Derbyshire

S32 3XB

Tel: 01433 630712

Email: barriewood@talktalk.net