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 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.
Films edited and produced 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.
Aonyx were 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, immersive surround sound system and integrated mood lighting controls to create a dramatic and breath taking cinematic experience for residents & their guests whilst retaining an important link to the history of the site.