FILMS SHOWING VENUE DETAILS

Bolsover Castle

With spectacular views over Derbyshire, the fairy-tale Stuart mansion, Bolsover Castle, was designed to entertain and impress. For the first time, Summer Nights comes to Bolsover Castle for spectacular outdoor cinema evenings right next to the castle walls.

Doors open: 6:30pm
Start time: Approx 9:30pm, around 30 mins after sunset

FILMS SHOWING

Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody (12A)

26th July

★ Winner of 7 BAFTA Awards
★ Winner of 4 Oscars

This foot-stomping biopic is a romp through the years leading up to Queen’s career rejuvenating performance at 1985’s Live Aid.

Following the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound, their near implosion as Mercury’s lifestyle spirals out of control, and their triumphant Live Aid reunion. There Mercury, facing the battle for his life with his HIV diagnosis, leads the band to a performance that cements their legacy. Rami Malek (Mr Robot) dons the moustache as Freddie Mercury with Joseph Mazello as John Deacon, Ben Hardy as Roger Taylor and Gwilym Lee as Brian May. Ably supported by Mike Myers, Aidan Gillen and Tom Hollander.

USA 2018 / 134 mins
Dir: Bryan Singer

 

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Top Gun

Top Gun (12A)

28th July

As students at the United States Navy’s elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom.

The Top Gun Naval Fighter Weapons School is where the best of the best train to refine their elite flying skills. When hotshot fighter pilot Maverick (Tom Cruise) is sent to the school, his reckless attitude and cocky demeanor put him at odds with the other pilots, especially the cool and collected Iceman (Val Kilmer). But Maverick isn’t only competing to be the top fighter pilot, he’s also fighting for the attention of his beautiful flight instructor, Charlotte Blackwood (Kelly McGillis).

USA 1986 / 110 mins
Dir: Tony Scott

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Bolsover Castle

With spectacular views over Derbyshire, the fairy-tale Stuart mansion, Bolsover Castle, was designed to entertain and impress.

Discover the traces of the family story throughout the mansion, explore the Deer Park and enjoy the beauty of the River Tern.

Address

Castle Street
Bolsover
Chesterfield
S44 6PR

Find the venue

BE PREPARED

This is an outdoor performance, please bring a chair or rug with you as there is no formal seating and please dress for the weather.

Map

Travel

By Train

Chesterfield 6 miles

By Road

In Bolsover, 6 miles E of Chesterfield on A632. Off M1 at junction 29A (signposted)

Parking

50 metres from entrance, with disabled and family parking spaces. Charge payable refunded on admission. A new token system will be in place for visitors shortly. Additional (free) parking is available in Bolsover itself, including some just to the left of the Castle.

Accessibility

On Site Access

For full access information, please visit the English Heritage website here.

Weather

Outdoor Screenings

Screenings will still go ahead in inclement weather conditions and are never cancelled more than 12 hours ahead of the screening time as the weather can change rapidly.

We advise customers to bring waterproofs if needed and dress for the Great British Summer! For more information please see our FAQs page.

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