Downton Abbey (PG)
Saturday 2nd November Monday 4th & Tuesday 5th November 4th, 6th, 13th & 19th November
Starring: Matthew Goode, Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery
Approx. running time (inc. adverts): 132 mins
There’s commotion both upstairs and downstairs at Downton Abbey as the residents prepare for a visit from the Royal Family.
Based on the much-loved TV show of the same name and featuring many original cast members, such as Dame Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery and Hugh Bonneville. Follow the dramatic lives of the aristocratic Crawley family in this period feature that’s not to be missed.
Against the stunning backdrop of the English countryside lies the grandiose Crawley household, home to Lord Grantham, his family and their tireless servants.
There’s all the glamour of the manor house, the expansive estate and the charming servants’ quarters. But as ever, Robert, wife Cora, mother Violet and the rest of the family are never far from drama – especially when there’s a royal visit on the horizon. When unexpected news reaches Downton that the King and Queen are coming to stay, Lord Grantham’s daughter, Mary, is tasked with ensuring everything runs smoothly.
With the royal entourage making their way to Downton, Carson must bring order to the proceedings, all while working around the ongoing drama of the estate.