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Film night: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

8th September 2016, posted in


Roald Dahl’s adaptation of Ian Fleming’s ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ is coming to The Foxton Centre mini cinema tomorrow, Friday 9th September, 6 pm – 8.45 pm. £4 ticket fee on the door or FREE for Foxton folk!

This film is a part of British Film Institute’s #RoaldDahlonFilm season with Film Hub Wales.

Briefly about the film:

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is a 1968 British musical adventure fantasy film directed by Ken Hughes and written by Roald Dahl and Hughes, loosely based on Ian Fleming’s 1964 novel Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang: The Magical Car.

The film stars Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries,James Robertson Justice and Robert Helpmann as the main antagonist, the evil Child-catcher.

The film was produced by Albert R. Broccoli (co-producer of the James Bond series of films, also based on Fleming’s novels).

The Plot:

A down-on-his-luck inventor turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a fancy vehicle for his children, and then they go off on a magical fantasy adventure to save their grandfather in a far-off land.

Rated:  e5f38059c4fee3cccbb9441a30097bc9  Suitable for all audiences.

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