Arena: Heavy Metal
Sunday 4 September | midday | Light House | £4.70/£4.20 concessions
Arena: Heavy Metal (dir: Helen Gallacher, UK 1989, 50 mins)
Ozzy and Geezer reminiscing, Bruce Dickinson in Union Jack pants, Napalm Death watching zombie films in their bedroom (see The Beyond) and Axl Rose being a pillock at Donnington. This Arena documentary is hardly ground-breaking, but gives an excellent overview of the genre and has great live footage from Napalm Death, Slayer, Metallica etc. Screening with a new Sky Arts documentary on Home of Metal, presented by Noddy Holder.
An overall Metal on Film pass is available for £25. Book online here or by calling 01902 716055.
MORE BAD NEWS
Saturday 3 September | 6pm | Light House | £5.80/£4.40 concessions.
More Bad News (dir: Peter Richardson, UK 1988, 51 mins)
One of two cult TV shows getting a rare outing on the big screen. More Bad News sees Rik Mayall, Ade Edmondson, Nigel Planer & co hitting the road and getting bottled off at Monsters of Rock. Screened with the legendary In Bed With Chris Needham (dir: Chris Needham, UK 1992, 45 mins).
An overall Metal on Film pass is available for £25. Book online here or by calling 01902 716055