Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story 12A

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
0117 927 5100

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Date Times
Today at 18:20
Wed 21 March 18:10
Thu 22 March 18:20
Ticket prices: £10.00 full / £8.00 concessions / £5.00 aged 24 or under

By day, a glamorous film star, by night a technology pioneer, join us for this documentary about Hedy Lamarr, a Hollywood wild child with a brilliant mind who co-invented 1940s wireless technology.

Starlet. Screen siren. The Most Beautiful Woman in the World. All phrases used to describe 1940s actress Hedy Lamarr - in fact, Snow White and Cat Woman were both based on her iconic look. However, her beauty and glamorous life stood in the way of her being given the credit she deserved as an ingenious inventor whose pioneering work helped revolutionise modern communication.

Rediscover her incredible life with never before heard interviews and clips as it details her acting by day, then drawing mechanical and electronic inventions by night. Hedy Lamarr was a true technological trailblazer and this film is perfect for lovers of Hollywood, history, and science…

  • The screening of Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story on Tue 20 Mar is part of our Cinébites deal: get 30% off any main dish in the Café/Bar with a valid cinema ticket.