Wednesday, 25 May 2022

Return of Maverick

Return of Maverick

TOM CRUISE has at long last reprised his role from 1986 as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in the new blockbuster sequel, Top Gun: Maverick ...

 

George Clooney filming rowing blockbuster in Henley

George Clooney films rowing blockbuster in Henley

WITH a large, luxurious house on the river at Sonning, it wasn’t far for him to come to work. George Clooney was in Henley this week ...

 

Back to superhero

DIRECTOR Sam Raimi has returned to the superhero film fold for the first time since directing the Spider-Man trilogies in the ...

 

New era

POPULAR TV period drama Downton Abbey is returning to the big screen. The show, which was first broadcast in 2010, became so popular ...

 

Epic saga of revenge

FROM acclaimed director Robert Eggers comes Viking revenge saga The Northman (15). Based on an old Scandinavian legend which also ...

 

True tale of deceit

IN 1939, a document called the Trout Memo, which used the art of fly fishing as an analogy for wartime deception by suggesting ways in ...

 

Fantastic Beasts 3

THE third instalment of the prequels to the Harry Potter series, Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (12A), follows the young ...

 

Movie night

HAMBLEDEN cinema will be showing Can You Ever Forgive Me? at the village hall next Saturday (April 9) at 8.15pm (doors open 7pm). The ...

 

Supersonic return of heroic hedgehog

TWO years after the film Sonic the Hedgehog came out, a follow-up has been released. The imaginatively titled Sonic the Hedgehog 2 ...

 

No more bad guys

No more bad guys

THEY say that a leopard never changes his spots and the animated family film The Bad Guys (U) puts this notion under the spotlight. ...

 

Ukraine fundraiser

Ukraine fundraiser

THE Regal Picturehouse Henley is taking part in a national screening of Olga (15) at 7.15pm on Sunday to help raise funds for Ukraine. ...

 

World’s worst golfer

World’s worst golfer

WHEN shipyard crane operator Maurice Flitcroft fancied his chances in golf’s 1976 Open Championship, he was not a professional but ...

 

The Batman takes on the underworld

The Batman takes on the underworld

LONE vigilante Bruce Wayne (Robert Pattinson) is two years into protecting Gotham City and as caped crusader The Batman, he is taking ...

 

Charming story of real life art theft

IN 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60-year-old taxi driver, stole Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in ...

 

Fab four on film

Fab four on film

HENLEY’S own George Harrison plus John, Paul and Ringo are starring at the Regal Picturehouse today (Friday), tomorrow and Sunday with ...

 

Film show

HAMBLEDEN Cinema will be screening Yesterday (12) at the village hall next Saturday (February 19). The doors open at 6.30pm and the ...

 

All-star cast in new version of mystery

A NEW version of Death on the Nile (12A) is showing at the Regal Picturehouse in Henley from today (Friday). The mystery thriller film ...

 

Incredible journey

SHOWING at the Regal Picturehouse Henley from today (Friday) is televangelist biopic The Eyes of Tammy Faye (12A). Jessica Chastain ...

 

Emotional mothers

TWO mothers (Penélope Cruz and Milena Smit) with years between them give birth on the same day and, during an intense hospital ...

 

Personal story

KENNETH BRANAGH’S Golden Globe-nominated Belfast (12A, 98 minutes) is showing at the Regal Picturehouse Henley from today (Friday). ...

 

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Bishopswood School is a small special school for pupils aged 2 – 16 years with diverse and complex learning needs, who ...

 

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We are losing one of our shining lights and want to replace her with someone else who twinkles. You will already be ...