Star Wars, Grease and David Bowie movies on The Luna Cinema screen at Hatfield House

PUBLISHED: 12:06 06 April 2016 | UPDATED: 10:38 07 April 2016

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The movies being shown under the stars at Hatfield House this summer have been announced, with Star Wars, Grease and David Bowie up on the big screen.

Star Wars: The Force AwakensStar Wars: The Force Awakens

Open air cinema comes to Hertfordshire this summer as The Luna Cinema turns the grand Hatfield House estate into the ultimate setting for three nights of classic cinema under the stars.

Movies being screened at the stately home over the bank holiday weekend of Friday, August 26 to Sunday, August 28 are Star Wars: The Force Awakens (12A), Grease (PG) and Labyrinth (U), which was filmed at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood.

On August 26, the seventh movie in the Star Wars saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, can be seen in Hatfield, with Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill reprising their roles from the original intergalactic blockbuster.

Join newcomers Finn (John Boyega) and Rey (Daisy Ridley) as they unite with Han Solo (Harrison Ford) against the evil Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and the First Order to ensure the Resistance receive intelligence concerning the whereabouts of the last Jedi Knight, Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill).

Grease can be seen at The Luna Cinema at Hatfield HouseGrease can be seen at The Luna Cinema at Hatfield House

Grease will be the word on Saturday, August 27 at Hatfield House.

The Luna Cinema presents the ultimate sing-along musical starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John.

With a soundtrack including Greased Lightnin’, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted to You, You’re the One That I Want, Sandy and Beauty School Dropout, Grease is the perfect film for outdoor cinema.

The 2016 Hatfield House Luna Cinema season finishes with Labyrinth, starring David Bowie, who died earlier this year.

David Bowie stars in fantasy adventure LabyrinthDavid Bowie stars in fantasy adventure Labyrinth

Jim Henson’s musical fantasy adventure can be seen on Sunday. August 28.

In Labyrinth, teenager Sarah (Jennifer Connelly) journeys through a maze to recover her baby brother from the Goblin King.

David Bowie stars as Goblin King Jareth.

Gates on all three nights will open at 6.30pm.

Parking will be on grass on the Queen Elizabeth Oak Field at Hatfield House.

The films will start around 8pm when it starts to get dark.

Capacities are strictly limited, and all tickets must be booked in advance.

Pre-sale tickets are available now.

Tickets go on general sale on Friday, April 8.

General admission will cost £13.50, while children’s tickets (for ages 3 to 15) will be £9.

* For information, and to book, visit The Luna Cinema’s website at www.thelunacinema.com


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