Award-winning residential developer Weston Homes acquired the famous Denham Film Laboratories in Buckinghamshire to be transformed into an outstanding £120 million Art Deco and movie-inspired residential address.

The Denham Film Laboratories have been used by numerous world-famous film directors including Stanley Kubrick, Steven Spielberg, Albert “Cubby” Broccoli, Michael Winner, Sir Peter Jackson, Alexander Korda, Ewan McGregor, and Ridley Scott.

Aonyx was commissioned to undertake a renovation and restoration of the original Cinema (originally used to screen numerous Oscar-winning films to their directors). The Cinema features a 186” projection screen, an immersive surround sound system, and integrated mood lighting controls to create a dramatic and breathtaking cinematic experience for residents & their guests whilst retaining an important link to the history of the site.
Films produced and edited on-site include The Great Escape, Clash of the Titans, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, Alien/Aliens, Tomorrow Never Dies, ET, Superman 1,2 & 3, Elizabeth: The Golden Age, Full Metal Jacket, GoldenEye, War Horse, Eyes Wide Shut, Quantum of Solace, Skyfall, Brief Encounter and Treasure Island.