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The Scoop at More London Free Festival (film)

Event preview

EVERY Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from September 15 to October 1, 2010, The Scoop at More London will screen an eclectic mix of classic, cult and contemporary films rarely shown elsewhere.

There’s no need to book and no ticket is required, just turn up and take your seat. Screenings will start at 7.30pm.

Week 1

Up in the Air – Wednesday, September 15.

With a job that has him traveling around the country firing people, Ryan Bingham leads an empty life out of a suitcase, until his company does the unexpected: ground him. Starring George Clooney.
(2009, 109 mins, US, Cert 15)

The Kite Runner – Thursday, September 16.

Accessible, deftly directed and moving, The Kite Runner is a tale of childhood regret and adult atonement that covers three decades, set against the backdrop of tumultuous events in war-torn Afghanistan.
(2007, 127 mins, US Cert 12A)

The Bourne Ultimatum – Friday, September 17.

Matt Damon returns for the third time as Jason Bourne, who dodges a ruthless CIA official and his agents whilst searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer.
(2007, 115 mins, US, 12A)

Pretty Woman

Week 2

The Hurt Locker – Wednesday, September 22.

Set in Iraq, The Hurt Locker tells the tale of an elite army bomb squad unit who must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
(2009, 130 mins, US, Cert 15)

North by Northwest – Thursday, September 23.

A New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of spies and is pursued across the country whilst he looks for a way to survive. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Cary Grant.
(1959, 136 mins, US, Cert PG)

Pretty Woman – Friday, September 24.

A tough businessman needs an escort for some social events and hires a beautiful prostitute….only to fall in love with her. Starring Richard Gere and Julia Roberts.
(1990, 119 mins, US Cert 15)

Week 3

Invictus – Wednesday, September 29.

The inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela joined forces with the captain of South Africa’s rugby team to help unite the country. Starring Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon.
(2010, 133 mins, US, 12A)

Up – Thursday, September 30.

Superb animation of a grumpy old man and plump little boy on their touching and exciting flight of fancy. Non-3D version.
(2009, 133 mins, US Cert U)

Dirty Dancing – Friday, October 1.

Spending the summer in a holiday camp with her family, Frances (Baby) falls in love with the camp’s dancing teacher. Starring Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze.
(1987, 100 mins, US, Cert 12A)