Vintage Mobile Cinema
FILM AT THE FESTIVAL: The Thirty Nine Steps (1978)
Approx 2 hours
Stars: Robert Powell, David Warner & Eric Porter
This movie needs little introduction and is generally regarded as the closest to the book by John Buchan, being set at the same time as the novel was, in pre-Great War 1914. The story follows a mining engineer named Richard Hannay who tries to prevent Prussian agents from executing a political assassination designed to trigger World War I.
Running time: 1h 42min Certificate: PG
Ursula Buchan discusses her grandfather John Buchan’s life and work: 13 June at 4.30pm
Remember, if a performance has sold out, you can check back on Monday 20th May for returns!