Swimming with Men (12a)

Director Oliver Parker. Drama/Comedy


While this never outstrips The Full Monty, this comedy drama moves easily from bittersweet to feel-good larkiness in jaunty but formulaic style. Accountant Eric (Brydon) is simply treading water when he discovers a newfound sense of purpose thanks to an unexpected source: a group of similarly stuck-in-a-rut guys who have found camaraderie through synchronized swimming. Sure, they may be a bit paunchy, but they're determined to prove they have what it takes to be a whirling, twirling, scissor-kicking aquatic dream team. This hits all of the usual plot points like clockwork and it’s not as funny as we’d like it to be. But the characters are engaging and the performances spot-on. For those looking for a gentle tale with a rousing finale and an unashamedly romantic streak, this should float your boat.

Starring Rob Brydon, Charlotte Riley, Rupert Graves, Jim Carter, Daniel Mays, Nathaniel Parker, Thomas Turgoose, Jane Horrocks

Thursday17Jan

2019

Tickets
Adult: £4.00 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
01746 710528

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Friday18Jan

2019

Tickets
Adult: £4.00  Child: £2.50 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
01684 540926

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Thursday24Jan

2019

Tickets
Adult: £4.50  Child: £3.50 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
Enquiries to: 01981 540097

Extra Event Information
Refreshments including hot dogs available from 7pm

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Saturday26Jan

2019

Tickets
Adult: £5.00  Child: £3.00 

Time
7.00pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
0151 336 7805

Extra Event Information
Doors open at 6pm for the option of food or a drink before the film. We serve Scouse (including veggie version) beautifully made by the Royal Oak with crusty bread and pickled beetroot and cabbage. WARNING: Food vouchers for scouse sell out fast, and without a voucher you're not guaranteed to get scouse on the night. Tickets and food vouchers can be bought online at https://www.nestoncyc.org.uk or from Paisley Grey card and gift shop on Neston High Street. There's also Elephant Coffee's gorgeous cake, licenced bar and icecreams at the interval. Plus our super friendly volunteers and community atmosphere!

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Thursday31Jan

2019

Tickets
Adult: £5.00 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
01600 890609 or 01600 891249

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Monday11Feb

2019

Tickets
Adult: £5.00  Child: £4.00 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
03336 663366 Enquiries 01952 728911

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Saturday16Feb

2019

Tickets
Adult: £5.00  Child: £3.00 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
01432 890720

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Saturday16Feb

2019

Tickets
Adult: £5.00  Child: £4.00 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
01568 780279

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Saturday23Feb

2019

Tickets
Adult: £4.00 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
01743 709236

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Saturday9Mar

2019

Tickets
Adult: £4.00 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
01743 873940

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Wednesday20Mar

2019

Tickets
Adult: £5.00  Child: £2.50 

Time
7.30pm

Running Time
97

Enquiries
Enquiries: 01981 510352

Extra Event Information
Doors open 7.00pm, Film starts 7.30pm

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