The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
  • 2018
  • UK
  • 2h 4min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Mike Newell
  • Cast: Lily James, Michiel Huisman, Jessica Brown Findlay
  • UK release: 20 April 2018

Juliet (James) is a successful writer in post-WWII London who discovers the eponymous book club, and learns about their lives under the German occupation of the island. Don’t let the twee title put you off, as it’s a beguiling and affecting celebration of friendship, courage and the joys of reading, full of warmth and good humour.

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Performance times

Athenaeum Centre, Warminster (0.0 miles)

18 High Street, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9AE
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Wed 20 Feb

£5.50

FeckenOdeon, Feckenham (0.0 miles)

Feckenham Village Hall, High Street, Feckenham, England, B96 6HN
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Sat 23 Feb

£5

Otley Courthouse (0.0 miles)

Courthouse Street, Otley, West Yorkshire, LS21 3AN
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Thu 24 Jan

£5

Players Theatre, Hurstpierpoint (0.0 miles)

147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PU
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Sun 24 Feb

£4

Turnpike Centre, Leigh (0.0 miles)

Civic Square, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 1EB
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Fri 26 Jul

£3–£5

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

16 Apr 20184 stars

Lily James stars in a beguiling and affecting romantic drama, set during World War II and its aftermath

Do not be put off by the terribly twee, tongue-twisting title (which will offer a challenge for cinema marquees across the land). This adaptation of Mary Ann Shaffer's posthumously published 2008 bestseller (completed by her niece Annie Barrows) is a…

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