24 October 2011

The air is crisp, the leaves are brown and pumpkins are for sale...it's that time of the year again when nothing beats a good scary movie! To celebrate the Halloween season we have a whole four days of horror programmed with something to suit every level of scare-seeker. See what's on offer 

"OH PLEASE, YOU ACTUALLY THINK THAT MASK IS SCARY?!"
Halloween (18)
Monday 31 October / 6.30pm - Buy tickets here
Halloween is a classic 1970’s horror film set in 1960’s Illinois. Michael Myers, a psychiatric patient, has returned to his childhood town where, as a six year old, he killed his own sister. Now on a killing spree targeting teen babysitters, he is back to bring the true meaning of horror to a sleepy town. 

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"I LAUGH IN THE FACE OF HORROR, HA HA HA"
Evil Dead Triple Bill (18)
Saturday 29 October / 10.45pm - Buy tickets here
If someone mentions The Evil Dead to you, what’s the first thing you think about? Zombies, or Bruce Campbell’s Chin? (check out his bio.. If Chins Could Kill!) Either way, they are both pretty scary… The Evil Dead was the cult horror film of the 1980s and in celebration of this we are showing the trilogy. Kicking off at 10.45pm and finishing at 3.30am, zombies will take over FACT’s Screen 1 for a whole six hours!

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"NO GORE FOR ME! I PREFER MY BADDIES TO BE EMOTIONALLY COMPLEX"
The Phantom of the Opera with Live Soundtrack

Monday 31 October / 9pm - Buy tickets here
Back by popular demand, this classic 1925 silent horror, The Phantom of the Opera, will be accompanied with a live soundtrack from The Laze who will bring together their trademark electronica with a splash of doom for this special performance. 

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"I WILL ONLY COME OUT FROM BEHIND THE SOFA WHEN BILL MURRY SAVES US."
Ghostbusters (PG)
Friday 28 October - Monday 31 October - Buy tickets here
As part of its theatrical re-release, we will be screening Ghostbusters over the Halloween weekend.  See the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man and Slimer in their original big-screen glory!

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