Watford’s Big Screen


Watford Borough Council’s gigantic and free outdoor cinema continues on the Big Screen –  The Parade by the pond

Friday 2nd August Films:

Pete’s Dragon (PG) 12pm – 1.45pm

  • Pete, a boy, is found in a forest.  Apparently he’s been living there for six years after an accident took the lives of his parents.  A ranger named Grace decides to take him in and when she asks him how he survived all by himself, he says he had a friend, Elliot, with him.  He draws a picture of Elliot and it’s a picture of a dragon. Grace takes the picture to her father who claims that years ago, he encountered a dragon in the forest.  Grace takes Pete back to the forest and he shows them where he lives and Elliot.  A man sees Elliot and when he tells about his experience and is not believed, he sets out to prove it by capturing the dragon. (1h 43m)


Ralph Breaks the Internet (PG) 3.30pm – 5.30pm

  • Taking place six years after saving the arcade from Turbo’s vengeance, the Sugar Rush arcade cabinet has broken, forcing Ralph and Vanellope to travel to the Internet via the newly-installed Wi-Fi router in Litwak’s Arcade to retrieve the piece capable of saving the game. (1h 56m)


Bohemian Rhapsody (12A) 7.30pm – 9.45pm

  • Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury.  Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet.  The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound.  They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie, surrounded by darker influences, shuns Queen in pursuit of his solo career. (2h 13m)