It’s an age old tale. 79 year old woman with an undiminished passion for life meets 20 year old boy obsessed by death. Romance ensues. We can’t think of a better premise to impress your other half this most romantic of days.
The 1971 classic Harold and Maude returns to the Rio Cinema this Valentine’s evening. An unlikely love story develops when Harold meets Maude. He’s from from a solid, wealthy family, she’s a devil-may-care bohemian. With pitch perfect performances from Bud Cort and the great Ruth Gordon, plus a remarkable soundtrack by Cat Stevens, this intriguing and surprising movie has lots to say about life and relationships and is nothing less than a timeless, funny, sad, witty and heartwarming classic.
Things kick off at 18.45 and your ticket includes a glass of sparkling wine. Pre-booking is recommended.
Harold and Maude
February 14 2012
107 Kingsland High Street
London E8 2PB
Overground: Dalston Kingsland
£8/£6 (includes free glass of sparking wine)