A summer of classic movies
Your favourite films showing on our big screen this summer. Bring your friends, grab a picnic blanket and relax as the sun sets on Canada Square Park. We’ve got all the best 80s classics from comedy to action, so you can quote along to the best and discover a hidden gem that you might have missed.
Pop into our shops for a picnic, grab a drink from The Grandstand Bar and enjoy our outdoor cinema.
Tuesday 17 July, 7pm, La La Land: While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future. Dir: Damien Chazelle, 2016, 12A
Wednesday 18 July, 7pm, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off: A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the Principal thinks of that. Dir: John Hughes, 1986, 12A
Monday 30 July, 7pm, Back to the Future: Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown. Dir: Robert Zemeckis, 1985, PG
Tuesday 7 August, 7pm, Grease: Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they’re now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? Dir: Randal Kleiser, 1978, PG
Tuesday 14 August, 9pm, Die Hard: 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. Dir: John McTiernan, 1988, 15
Wednesday 15 August, 9pm, Cocktail: A talented New York City bartender takes a job at a bar in Jamaica and falls in love. Dir: Roger Donaldson, 1988, 15
Monday 20 August, 7pm, Rocky: A small-time boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight a heavy-weight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect. Dir: John G Avildsen, 1976, 12
Tuesday 21 August, 9pm, Withnail & I: In 1969, two substance-abusing, unemployed actors retreat to the countryside for a holiday that proves disastrous. Dir: Bruce Robinson, 1987, 15
Wednesday 22 August, 7pm, Top Gun: As students at the United States Navy’s elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom. Dir: Tony Scott, 1986, 12
Don’t miss our weekend free Family Films – summer classics for all the family on our big screen this summer
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