Movies By Moonlight
Cinema under the stars
Thu 19, Fri 20 & Sun 22 AugBook Now
Round up your family and friends and get ready to have the time of your life as we bring three exceptional films for the first time ever on the big screen at Compton Verney. Taking place across three evenings this August, join us for an exciting magical, outdoor screening of some of your favourite films, under the stars, against the back drop of our lakeside.
No trip to the cinema would be complete without traditional cinema snacks. Tuck in to a delicious selection of food, from hotdogs to nachos, or for those with a sweet tooth we’re serving up popcorn, candyfloss, doughnuts and ice-cream. Choose your tipple from the Bar in the Meadow, including Pimms and Margaritas, Prosecco and Wine, Gin and Tonics, Craft Beers, and soft drinks.
Make your evening even more memorable and pre-book a delicious, freshly prepared picnic hamper to share amongst friends or family.
Doors open at 7.30pm. Film starts promptly at 8.55pm.
Children (aged 0-18), £8
Essential carers, £8 when accompanying the person you care for
As voted for by you, we will be showing:
Mamma Mia, Thu 19 Aug
USA 2008/109 mins
Dir: Phyllida Lloyd
Donna (Meryl Streep), an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, is preparing for her daughter’s wedding with the help of two old friends. Meanwhile Sophie, the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother’s past in hope of meeting her real father and having him escort her down the aisle on her big day.
Dirty Dancing, Fri 20 Aug
USA 1987/100 mins
Dir: Emile Ardolino
“Nobody puts Baby in the corner!” Drama, music and romance are the order of the day for Frances “Baby” Houseman as she spends summer in a holiday camp and falls in love with dance instructor Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze).
The Greatest Showman, Sun 22 Aug
USA 2017 / 102 mins
Dir: Michael Gracey
Roll up, roll up for the Greatest Show! This best-selling musical is based on the true tale of the life of showman P.T. Barnum. Starring Hugh Jackman as the legendary figure alongside an all-star cast including Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Zendaya and Rebecca Ferguson.
If this is your first visit to an outdoor cinema event, don’t fear! Here are a few things we’d recommend bringing along:
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