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Come and join us at the beautiful St. Mary's Church, Stafford for a Valentine's special screening of a romantic classic! Regarded by many as the best romantic film of all time, Brief Encounter is the 1945 British film directed by David Lean from a play written by Noel Coward. 


Laura, a married woman with children, conventional life becomes increasingly complicated because of a chance meeting at a railway station with a stranger, Alec. They fall in love, bringing about unexpected consequences.

Release date: 26 November 1945 (United Kingdom)

Director: David Lean

Story by: Noël Coward

Starring: Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard