On Chesil Beach

Ian McEwan’s adaptation of his novel, On Chesil Beach, directed by Dominic Cooke, is an emotionally charged exploration of love, sex and marriage, featuring superb performances by Lady Bird star Saoirse Ronan and Billy Howle (Dunkirk).

It is summer 1962, and England has yet to undergo the social changes that ushered in a new morality synonymous with the Swinging Sixies and Beatlemania.

Florence and Edward are just married and honeymooning on the dramatic coastline of Chesil Beach in Dorset. In thier stifling hotel underlying tensions between the young couple surface, casting unexpected shadows across wedding night.The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff, Adrian Scarborough, Emily Watson, and Samuel West.

Stop for a bite to eat in our cafe before the film, we serve until 8.15pm – find out more here.

DATE SELECTION:

  • Date
    Time
  • Fri 22 June 2018
    2.15pm
  • Sat 23 June 2018
    2.15pm
  • Sun 24 June 2018
    2.15pm
  • Mon 25 June 2018
    2.15pm
  • Tue 26 June 2018
    2.15pm
  • Wed 27 June 2018
    2.15pm