The Royal Air Force Museum in London is holding a screening of the Oscar-winning film ‘Saving Private Ryan’ as part of its D-Day 70th anniversary commemorations.

Visitors will sit on beanbags beneath the museum’s Avro Lancaster and and Spitfire 5B to watch the movie.

Saving Private Ryan is the story of a group of U.S. soldiers who go behind enemy lines following the Normandy Landings in order to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action. It stars Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore and Vin Diesel, and was released 1998.

The screening will take place on Friday 6 June 2014, with doors opening at 1830. Tickets cost £8 per adult and £5 per child, plus a 50p booking fee.

Click here to book tickets for the screening, or here for more information on the RAF Museum’s other D-Day anniversary events.

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