Archive for "Season 1997/98"

Ridicule (15)

A provincial engineer discovers that the only way to advance himself and his cause is to use words as weapons. A brilliant picture of the…

Smoke (15)

A leisurely slouch through the lives of likeable people, all weaving pipe dreams into what they need to get by in the middle of a…

Antonia’s Line (15)

As Antonia’s extended family grows, all come to sit at her long table and learn the same simple rule, which is to look for good…

Cabaret (15)

As a substantial section of the membership asked for the occasional ‘golden oldie’, we’ve selected one of the all-time classics for this season. Cabaret is…

A Self Made Hero (15)

Albert lives a French village under occupation and had an over-active imagination. After he moves to Paris and befriends a con-man, he learns how to…

The Last Supper (15)

Very funny US ‘Shallow Grave’ style film in which five graduate initially agree on ridding the world of bigots, but end up displaying some of…

Brassed Off (15)

Peter Postlethwaite gives a superb performance as the band leader, Danny, in a film that is filled with the music of the real-life Grimethorpe Colliery…

Gabbeh (U)

A delicate love story that tells us something of the position of women in Iran today. The story is illustrated in the carpet being woven…