SESSION: Wednesday 17th April at 7:30pm


The Day the Earth Stood Still

(1951, dir. Robert Wise, w/ Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe)

An alien (Klaatu) with his mighty robot (Gort) land their spacecraft on Cold War-era Earth just after the end of World War II. They bring an important message to the planet that Klaatu wishes to tell to representatives of all nations. However, communication turns out to be difficult, so, after learning something about the natives, Klaatu decides on an alternative approach. (IMDB)

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(1974, dir. John Boorman, w/ Sean Connery, Charlotte Rampling, Sara Kestelman, John Alderton)

Zardoz will start at approximately 9:28pm, and finish at approximately 11:19pm.

In the distant future Earth is divided into two camps, the barely civilized group and the overly civilized one with mental powers. A plague is attacking the second group, after which its members cease to have any interest in life and become nearly catatonic. When Zed, one of the barbarians, crosses over, the tenuous balance in their world is threatened. (IMDB)

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