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Coming in 2015 to James Theatre Dungog…

  • Two great adult movies not to miss, the Water Diviner (M) and The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG) – one showing only of each, so do not miss…
  • Two great kids’ movies – Big Hero 6 (PG) and Paper Planes (G)
  • Where do Eagles dare a very special Australian wildlife film set in the Australian desert and telling the story of one young Australian’s dream…

and so much more….


paper-planes125Children’s Movie
Easter Monday 6 April 1pm

Paper Planes (G)

Dylan, 12-years-old, lives with his father, who recently lost his wife and remains inconsolable. Dylan finds himself a passion for creating and flying paper planes, which is going to take him all the way to the World Paper Plane Championships in Tokyo, Japan. Read more…



 Easter Movie
Easter Monday 6 April 4pm

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG)

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is the expansionist dream of Sonny, and it’s making more claims on his time than he has available, considering his imminent marriage to the love of his life. Read more…


eagles125Special Film Screening
Saturday 11 April 3pm

Where do Eagles Dare

This film documents a world first satellite tracking study on Australia’s largest predatory bird, the wedge-tailed eagle. It is the story of one man’s quest to fulfil a boyhood dream, but is also a wildlife film, set largely in the desert of central Western Australia. Read more…


locke-125Dungog Film Society
Sunday 19 April 7pm

Locke (MA 15+)

Ivan Locke has worked diligently to craft the life he has envisioned, dedicating himself to the job that he loves and the family he adores. On the eve of the biggest challenge of his career, Ivan receives a phone call … Read more…



Down Memory Lane
Thursday 7 May music from 10am, film 10.30am
AND again on Thursday 7 May at 7pm (no music)

Rear Window

One of Hitchcock’s greatest thrillers, Rear Window, stars James Stewart, a magazine photographer who is impotently confined to a wheelchair while recuperating in his Greenwich Village apartment and fearful of the imprisoning effects of his forthcoming marriage to fiancée, Grace Kelly. Read more…



Weekend Movie
Coming in May

Cinderella (G)

After her father unexpectedly dies, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and stepsisters, who reduce her to scullery maid. Read more…



Dungog Film Society
Sunday 17 May at 7pm

The Babadook (M)

A storybook demon terrorises an ungovernable child and his mother  in Jennifer Kent’s gripping and brilliantly idiosyncratic frightener. Read more…


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  • 6 Mon 1pm
    Children's Movie
    'Paper Planes' (G)
  • 6 Mon 4pm
    Easter Movie
    'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' (PG)
  • 11 Sat 3pm
    Special Film Screening
    'Where do Eagles Dare'
  • 19 Sun 7pm
    Dungog Film Society
    'Locke' (MA 15+)


  • 7 Thu 10am AND 7pm
    Down Memory Lane
    'Rear Window'
  • 17 Sun 7pm
    Dungog Film Society
    'The Babadook' (M)
  • Coming in May!
    Weekend Movie
    'Cinderella' (G)

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