Whisky Galore

BBFC Classification: PG - Parental Guidance
Year: 2016
Director: Gilles Mackinnon
Performers: Eddie Izzard, James Cosmo, Ellie Kendrick
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 98 mins
BBFC Advice: Contains mild bad language

Patricia CrawfordFilm

Whisky

Remake of the classic British Comedy, based on a true event. It concerns a shipwreck off a fictional Scottish island, the inhabitants of which have run out of whisky. The islanders find out the ship is carrying 50,000 cases of whisky, which they salvage, against the opposition of the local Customs and Excise men.

Churchill

BBFC Classification: PG - Parental Guidance
Year: 2017
Director: Jonathan Teplitzky
Performers: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery
Genre: Drama
Duration: 98 mins
BBFC Advice: Contains mild bad language, scenes of smoking

Patricia CrawfordFilm

Churchill

Set during the preparations for D-Day and the liberation of France, it takes us behind the scenes and reveals the real man behind the public face of Winston Churchill. He was gripped by doubt and paranoia about D-Day: during the First World War, he had overseen the invasion of Gallipoli, a disastrous campaign that resulted in more than 250,000 people … Read More

My Cousin Rachel

BBFC Classification: 12A - Suitable for 12 years and over
Year: 2017
Director: Roger Mitchell
Performers: Rachel Weisz, Sam Claflin, Holliday Grainger
Genre: Drama
Duration: 106 mins
BBFC Advice: Contains infrequent strong language & moderate sex

Patricia CrawfordFilm

Rachel

A dark romance, tells the story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin played by Rachel Sweiz, believing that she murdered his guardian. His feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

BBFC Classification: U - Suitable for all
Year: 2017
Director: David Bowers
Performers: Charlie Wright, Alicia Silverstone, Tom Everett Scott
Genre: Family
Duration: 91 mins
BBFC Advice: Contains very mild bad language & rude humour

Patricia CrawfordFilm

Wimpy Kid

Greg convinces his family to take a road trip to attend his great grandmother’s 90th birthday as a cover for what he really wants: to attend a nearby gamer convention. Unsurprisingly, things do not go according to plan and Heffley family antics ensue.

Baywatch

BBFC Classification: 15 - Suitable only for 15 years and over
Year: 2017
Director: Seth Gordon
Performers: Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario
Genre: Action, Comedy
Duration: 116mins
BBFC Advice: Contains strong language, crude humour, nudity and violence

Patricia CrawfordFilm

Baywatch

Mitch and his ‘Baywatch’ team keep people safe and protect the beach. When a sinister criminal scheme threatens the Bay, they find themselves forced to step up their game. Unfortunately, their funding’s been cut and they’ve had to hire former Olympian Matt Brody for a PR boost but Matt’s a reckless daredevil idiot, and he immediately clashes with the straightforward, … Read More

Letters from Baghdad

BBFC Classification: PG - Parental Guidance
Year: 2017
Director: Zeva Oelbaum, Sabine Krayenbuhl
Performers: Ammar Haj Ahmad, Adam Astill, Tom Chadbon
Genre: Documentary
Duration: 93mins
BBFC Advice: Contains brief images of dead bodies, suicide references

Patricia CrawfordFilm

Letters from Bagdad

It is one of the injustices of the universe that the fame of T E Lawrence, AKA Lawrence of Arabia, lives on (probably mostly thanks to David Lean and Peter O’Toole) while far fewer people are familiar with the biography of his contemporary and comrade-in-diplomacy, Gertrude Bell (1868-1926), a character no less colourful, charismatic and compelling than Lawrence. Getting a … Read More

Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge

BBFC Classification: 12A - Suitable for 12 years and over
Year: 2017
Director: Epsen Sandberg
Performers: Johnny Depp, Javier Bard, Geoffrey Rush
Genre: Action, Adventure
Duration: 129mins
BBFC Advice: Contains moderate fantasy action violence

Patricia CrawfordFilm

pirates

The epic franchise returns for its fifth instalment which sees a crew of deadly ghost sailors, led by Captain Salazar, hunting down Jack Sparrow. Jack’s never had the best luck, and things are looking particularly bad for him now. His only hope for survival is the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but he’ll need to ally with beautiful astronomer Carina and … Read More

Toni Erdmann

BBFC Classification: 15 - Suitable only for 15 years and over
Year: 2017
Director: Maren Ade
Performers: Peter Simonischek, Sandra Huller, Michael Wittenbom
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Duration: 159 mins
BBFC Advice: Contains strong language, nudity, scene of sexual activity, drug misuse
(German with subtitles)

Patricia CrawfordFilm

toni-erdmann

This is a German comedy in which a man tries to reconnect with his daughter by accompanying her on a business trip. Winfried Conradi is a divorced piano teacher with a passion for practical jokes. Grieving the death of his pet dog, he travels to Bucharest to reconnect with his daughter in the guise of his alter-ego, life coach Toni … Read More

Harwich Shorts – Short Film Festival (18)

Michael OffordFilm

H Shorts

PLEASE BE AWARE THESE FILMS CAN ONLY BE VIEWD BY PEOPLE OVER THE AGE OF 18   Part of the Harwich Festival 2017 A new arena for visual art in the Festival, Harwich Shorts is a collection of short films made by local filmographers using various methods and devices. The Festival is proud to present this collection at the historic Electric … Read More

Grease Singalong

BBFC Classification: PG - Parental Guidance
Year: 1978
Director: Randal Keiser
Performers: Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta
Genre: Musical
Duration: 110 mins
BBFC Advice: Contains frequent mild sex references and mild language

Patricia CrawfordFilm

Grease

RNLI Grease Singalong The film Grease Singalong has been selected to start the Harwich Lifeboat Week 2017 with a bang. So dust off your leather jacket, slick back your hair and come and join in the fun. Price £7 in aid of the RNLI. Experience the friendships, romances and adventures of a group of high school kids in the 1950s. … Read More