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POP-CORN Presents: Festive Film Season

CHRISTMAS IS NEARLY HERE!!! To get us all in the spirit, we will be screening some festive classics. Mince pies will obviously make an appearance!

Here’s what we’ve got coming up:

Saturday 2 December
Elf
dir. Jon Favreau (2003)

Time: 2pm-3.40pm (1hr 37min)
Cert: PG
After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.

Christmas Grotto!

Before snuggling down to this festive classic, come meet Santa Claus in our magical Christmas Grotto and let him know what you want for Christmas! Kicking off at 1pm!

 

Thursday 7 December
Die Hard
dir. John McTiernan (2003)

Time: 7pm-9.15pm (2hr 11min)
Cert: 18
John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

NOMINATED: Oscar for Best Sound, Best Film Editing, Best Sound Effects Editing & Best Visual Effects

 

Thursday 14 December
The Nightmare Before Christmas
dir. Tim Burton (1993)

Time: 7pm-8.15pm (1hr 16min)
Cert: PG
Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but his attempts to bring Christmas to his home cause confusion.

NOMINATED: Oscar for Best Visual Effects
NOMINATED: Golden Globe for Best Original Score in a Motion Picture

 

Thursday 21 December
It’s A Wonderful Life
dir. Frank Capra (1946)


Time: 7pm-9.10pm (2hr 10min)
Cert: U
An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

WINNER: Golden Globe for Best Director
NOMINATED: Oscar for Best Picture, Best Actor in a Leading Role, Best Director, Best Sound & Best Film Editing