Being There

45th ANNIVERSARY! Director Hal Ashby's screen adaptation of Jerzy Kosinski's novel of a simple-minded gardener raised by television continues to gain followers forty years after it was first released. Peter Sellers, giving one of his most nuanced performances, stars as Chance the gardener. Having spent his whole life within the confines of a high-walled mansion, Chance's only knowledge of the outside world has been gleaned from network television. When he leaves his home for the first time in his life, he is barely equipped to deal with the modern world. However, a chance encounter soon finds him thrust onto the national stage.

Co-starring Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas (in his Oscar-winning role) and Jack Warden, BEING THERE's prescience will astonish until the final frame.
Commences Thursday, 4 Jul 2024
Rating M
Genre Comedy
Running Time 130
Language
Show Times
Thursday, 4th July
Friday, 5th July
Saturday, 6th July
Sunday, 7th July
Wednesday, 10th July

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

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