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Four Cracking Films to Start 2020

This January, Fairfield Flicks will be screening four top films at Fairfield Village Hall.

Fairfield Flicks is Bromsgrove’s volunteer run Community Cinema, where films are projected onto the Hall’s 5metre wide screen using a HD projector.

Launched in September 2019, reviews on Trip Advisor have been very positive and audiences are enjoying the friendly experience.

“The quality of the huge screen is extremely impressive in such an intimate setting, the chairs are very comfortable and the atmosphere is inviting. Refreshments can also be purchased inexpensively. It really is a great way to see films that are otherwise unavailable to you. Highly recommend!” Julia

“Warm and friendly location ….providing a good standard of audio-visual experience with well-priced refreshments. The seats are comfortable, the room is an ideal temperature, the welcome is warm, and there is a real sense that this is run by dedicated volunteers for the benefit of many in the community.” Louise

Fairfield Flicks is attracting a mixed age audience and people enjoying the Fairfield Flicks experience come from across Bromsgrove District.

Fairfield Flicks is making a difference, reducing loneliness and social isolation amongst older people in the community.  Several older people are volunteering for Fairfield Flicks and many audience members enjoy a catch up before the start of each film.

For the hard of hearing, the Hall has a hearing loop, a facility that allows people with hearing aids to experience the audio quality of the film.  People with hearing aids should ensure that the hearing aid can be used with a Hearing Loop; if uncertain how to switch the aid to loop, people should see their audiologist.

There is FREE parking at the Village Hall and affordable refreshments, popcorn and ice cream.

Tickets can be purchased in advanced, maximum number of people per screening is 40.  For further information visit

The Boss Baby (U)

Friday 3rd January 11.00am          All tickets £3.00 each

(Free glass of squash for two children with every Adult hot drink purchased)

Dreamworks’ The Boss Baby, is an extraordinary, fun and lighthearted animated film based on an award-winning picture book by Marla Frazee. 7-year-old Tim (Miles Christopher Bakshi) had the perfect life and the full attention of his parents until one day, a new arrival took it all away and became the Boss of his family.

NOTE: Children must be accompanied by an adult

Cast: Miles Christopher Bakshi (voice), Alec Baldwin (voice), Eric Bell Jr. (voice), Steve Buscemi (voice), Jimmy Kimmel (voice), Lisa Kudrow (voice)

Book Club (12)

Wednesday 15th January 7.30pm             All tickets £5.00 each

Diane (Diane Keaton) is recently widowed after 40 years of marriage. Vivian (Jane Fonda) enjoys her men with no strings attached. Sharon (Candice Bergen) is still working through a decades-old divorce. Carol’s (Mary Steenburgen) marriage is in a slump after 35 years. Four lifelong friends’ lives are turned upside down to hilarious ends when their book club tackles the infamous Fifty Shades of Grey. From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter.

Cast: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen, Andy Garcia, Craig T. Nelson

Mr Holmes (PG)

Wednesday 22nd January 2.15pm            All tickets £3.00 each

Academy Award nominee Ian McKellen takes on the iconic role of Detective Sherlock Holmes, one of the British literature’s most reveered characters in the film MR HOLMES. In 1947, the world famous sleuth has retired to a remote Sussex farmhouse, living in relative anonymity with only his housekeeper Mrs Munro and her young son Roger for company. Cantankerous, demanding and frustrated with the mis-representation of him in Watson’s best-selling novels, he diverts his attention to an unsolved case. As the mystery deepens, Sherlock tries desperately to recall the events of 30 years ago that ultimately led to his retirement. Starring Academy Award nominee Laura Linney (The Savages), Frances de la Tour (Harry Potter) and newcomer Milo Parker, MR HOLMES is adapted from Mitch Cullin’s 2005 novel A Slight Trick of the Mind and is directed by Academy Award winning filmmaker Bill Condon (Gods and Monsters).

Cast: Ian McKellen, Laura Linney, Hiroyuki Sanada, Milo Parker, Hattie Morahan, Colin Starkey

Fences (12)

Wednesday 29th January 2.15pm             All tickets £3.00 each

Troy Maxson, a mid-century Pittsburgh sanitation worker who once dreamed of a baseball career but was too old when the major leagues began admitting black players. He tries to be a good husband and father, but his lost dream of glory eats at him, and causes him to make a decision that threatens to tear his family apart.

This US drama set in Pittsburgh in the 1950s tells the story of a working class black man’s struggle to make ends meet, and his relationship with his wife and sons.

Cast: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Mykelti Williamson, Russell Hornsby, Saniyya Sidney, Jovan Adepo