The Prince Charles Cinema
You could lose yourself for days (I think I actually have) in the Prince Charles Cinema's packed schedule of events, specials screenings, themed seasons and Q&A's. Below is a mere fraction of what is on this August. Check here for the specific list of events, which you can download into a handy pdf calendar.
Jackie Chan at to the PCC. 11 August, 7pm
Kick yourself in the face! Its real, the legendary actor, martial arts star, and human stunt dummy will be at the PCC promoting his new film Chinese Zodiac. Tickets are sold out, so you'll have to go fight someone for a return.
Wes Ander-thon. 30 August, 9pm
How much whimsy can you take? Test yourself by sitting through one of the PCC's many all-nighters. This one celebrates the work of the director of the recent hit The Grand Budapest Hotel.
Welcome to New York. Various dates.
Abel Ferrara's controversial new drama has a bare-it-all performance from Gerard Depardieu (not a joke) and is one of the newer releases that the PCC are showing alongside their regular programme. Go see what the fuss is about, and check our review here.
Paul Thomas Anderson Retrospective. Various dates.
Catch the back catalog of the other Anderson at the PCC, these screenings are more spaced out over August and following months,
Drop Dead Fred, Rik Mayall Tribute Screening, 22 August 8.45pm
A special screening in honour of the recently passed comedian and actor Rik Mayall. A lot of fans were calling for this.