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Films in Stafford 2019 Lineup of Films with News

Celebrating 70 years

of bringing you

Films in Stafford

1949 - 2019


Continuing our exciting Spring 2019 film Season

in the Gatehouse Theatre, Eastgate Street, Stafford.

Tuesday, April 23th 2019 at 19:30


The Rider




Chloé Zhao

Running Time : 132 mins

USA, Italy, Brazil, France 2017


Cert 15

In this atmospheric film  based on true events, rider Brady Blackburn (Brady Jandreau), is recovering after a near fatal fall during a rodeo, After checking himself out of hospital earlier than advised he is determined to get back into the saddle as being a cowboy is all he knows. His doctor eventually confirms his deepest fear that he cannot sustain another serious head injury, making a return to the rodeo unlikely. Brady has to come to terms with this and  Attempts to regain control of his fate and search for new identity as he tries to redefine his idea of what it means to be a man in the heartland of America.


click the pictures for the trailer..


Remember, you can book tickets in advance through the Gatehouse website,

by phoning the Box office 01785 619080, or by calling in. Tickets available on the night.



Spring Season 2019, that runs from 12 February 2019..




12 February 2019 Peterloo
19 February 2019 Leave No Trace
26 February 2019 Cold War
5 March 2019 Blackklansman
12 March 2019 Wajib
19 March 2019 The Favourite
26 March 2019 The Guilty
2 April 2019 The Wife
9 April 2019 Shoplifters
16 April 2019 The Guardians
23 April 2019 The Rider
7 May 2019 Blindspotting

Click on the film title above for more details on each film.


Our Spring 2019


can be previewed here: it shows the quality and diversity of films that we show.

Please click on the picture and then print it if you wish, or wait for our published leaflets to appear in our usual venues!



(Users of some browsers, e.g. Firefox will find the leaflet in their Downloaded Files list)



Spring Cover


This is how our audience assessed the films we showed during the Autumn 2018 season

Click on either picture below

Autumn cover >>>>>>>>>>>>>> Autumn2019



New Ticketing arrangements are in place for this season.

Memberships and Tickets for individual performances can be obtained

through the Box Office in the Gatehouse Theatre, either in person (in advance or on the night), or online.

Please see our ticketing page for more information.


If you are on our e-mail list, we'll also let you know about the films we select and give you

more information about membership, prices, booking tickets and venue.




If you'd like us to let you know about our progamme through our e-mail list, please send an e-mail to


And as an added bonus, when you sign up you'll get a regular email reminder of the film that is coming up each week.


Our Chair Graeme Sillitoe graeme@filmsinstafford.co.uk
or Secretary Richard Clark 07971 429146

or contact us at info@filmsinstafford.co.uk

we'll be happy to answer any questions you may have about the Stafford Film Theatre.










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