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Archive of: February, 2014

Cloud Atlas - This week's film

Posted on - 26 February 2014 / 2

Film Screening Saturday 1st March Cloud Atlas (2012) – 172 min 15 Directors: Tom Tykwer, Andy & Lana Wachowski Starring: Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant, Hugo Weaving, Jim Broadbent Genres – Adventure | Drama | Sci-Fi An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.

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Hostel General Assistant FT

Posted on - 21 February 2014 / 5

New job opportunity at Thorney How:

Available from March for up to 9 months, Full Time or Part Time. Join a developing business and make a difference. Fluent English essential.

Seasonal General Assistant required for busy independent hostel. Location: Thorney How, Grasmere, Cumbria, UK. Hours per week: 40 Salary: £6.31 per hour Accommodation: live out. Starting: March

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Biutiful - This week's Film

Posted on - 21 February 2014 / 14

Film Screening Saturday 22nd February Biutiful (2010) – 148 min 15 Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu Stars: Javier Bardem, Maricel Álvarez, Hanaa Bouchaib Genres – Drama This is the story of Uxbal, a man living in this world, but able to see his death, which guides his every move.

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Valentine Film Weekend

Posted on - 13 February 2014 /

We have two Valentine - Love themed films for you this week.

Film Screening Friday 14th February Shakespeare in Love (1998) – 123 min [ R ] Director: John Madden Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush Genres – Comedy | Drama | Romance A young Shakespeare, out of ideas and short of cash, meets his ideal woman and is inspired to write one of his most famous plays.

Film Screening Saturday 15th February Moulin Rouge (2001) – 127 min [PG-13] Director: Baz Luhrmann Stars: Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, John Leguizamo Genres – Drama | Musical | Romance A poet falls for a beautiful courtesan whom a jealous duke covets in this stylish musical, with music drawn from familiar 20th century sources.

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