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The Hippopotamus (15)
The Hippopotamus (15)

The Hippopotamus (15)

Friday 7th July, 1.30pm
Tuesday 18th July,  4.30pm
Wednesday 19th July, 7.45pm - 24Per Second cineclub choice
Friday 21st July, 1.30pm

Director: John Jencks 
Starring: Tim McInnerny, Fiona Shaw, Matthew Modine

A country manor mystery that's actually a deliciously wicked comedy of manners, this is a rollicking adaptation of the best-selling novel by Stephen Fry.
Disgraced poet Ted Wallace is summoned to his friend's country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracles.
No Audio Description available.

Watch the trailer: The Hippopotamus (15)


Join the Hertford Theatre resident cineclub and be part of the discussion on 19th July screening of this film.
With more than 100 members, the primary goal of the 24 per second club is to spread appreciation and enthusiasm for great cinema by offering discussions that bring together people with a wide range of backgrounds and interests related to films.
It is free and super easy to join. Just contact Serge on for more information.

Tickets: £7* or £5* concessions
1hr, 29mins
Suitable for: ages 15

*Please Note: On-line bookings of up to 9 tickets will be subject to a single £2.50 transaction fee.
There is an additional charge of £1.00 for postage or collect for free from the Box Office. (For bookings of 9+ please contact the box office directly on 01992 531500).

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