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Four classic films to be showcased at Vue Thurrock

THIS autumn, as part of the BFI’s three month UK-wide blockbuster, LOVE: FILMS TO FALL IN LOVE WITH… FILMS TO BREAK YOUR HEART in partnership with Plusnet, the BFI will be teaming up with Vue Cinemas to spread the love nationwide for the big screen experience. 56 Vue Cinemas across the UK, from Edinburgh to Exeter and Doncaster to Dublin, will unite the nation’s passion for cinema with the ultimate love-in and date night with four iconic love stories in November and December – Romeo & Juliet, Titanic, True Romance and Brokeback Mountain.

Pine over everyone’s favourite 90s teen heartthrob Leonardo DiCaprio in Baz Luhrmann’s effortlessly cool Romeo + Juliet (1996) and James Cameron’s Oscar-winning epic Titanic (1997), co-starring Kate Winslet. Experience love at first sight with True Romance (1993), written by Quentin Tarantino and starring Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette as lovers on the run Clarence and Alabama. Finally, prepare for heartbreak with Ang Lee’s award-winning Brokeback Mountain (2005) starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger.

· Titanic – Screening on Tuesday 10 November

· Romeo + Juliet – Screening on Tuesday 17 November

· Brokeback Mountain – Screening on Tuesday 24 November

· True Romance – Screening on Tuesday 1December

BFI LOVE celebrates a broad sweep of film and TV, from the swooning silent era to the present day, including Hollywood melodrama, British period drama, Bollywood song and dance and the European erotic thriller.

The BFI is ensuring that audiences all over the UK can find that loving feeling with UK-wide theatrical re-releases, including Doctor Zhivago, Brief Encounter, True Romance and When Harry Met Sally, DVDs, a collection on BFI Player, an extensive education programme, a BFI LOVE compendium and seven BFI Film Classics books, alongside the screenings and events up and down the country, presented in partnership with the BFI Film Audience Network (BFI FAN).

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