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  • Fri

    Teesdale Cinema Club presents: 'The Duke' cert 12

    7:00 pmMickleton Village Hall

    Starring: Jim Broardbent, Helen Mirren, Heather Craney, James Wilby

    Director: Rodger Michell

    Brief synopsis: TRUE STORY  In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60 year old taxi driver, stole Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. He sent ransom notes saying that he would return the painting on condition that the government invested more in care for the elderly. What happened next became the stuff of legend. An uplifting true story about a good man who set out to change the world and managed to save his marriage.

    Runtime: 95 mins

    Show £2.50 including Tea & Biscuits