NTL: Frankenstein

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Showings

St. Anthony Main Theatre 3 Mon, Nov 19 7:00 PM
St. Anthony Main Theatre 3 Mon, Nov 26 7:00 PM
Ticket Prices
General Public:$20.00
Members:$15.00
Student w/ID (Box Office Only):$10.00
Film Info
Program:National Theatre Live
Stage on Screen
Tags:Performance
Theater
Release Year:2011
Runtime:140 min
Country/Region:UK
Language:English
Print Source:By Experience
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SeuAKpKtnzQ
Cast/Crew
Director:Danny Boyle
Screenwriter:Nick Dear
Mary Shelley
Principal Cast:Benedict Cumberbatch
Jonny Lee Miller

Description

HALLOWEEN NIGHT FRANKENSTEIN COSTUME SCREENING & PARTY!

Come as your favorite stage or screen character for this special "costume friendly" screening of Frankenstein on October 31. MSP Film Society Members get 25% off a Guthrie Theater costume rental through October 31! Not a Member? Join today! To inquire about Guthrie Theater costume rental, go to costumerentals.org or call 612.225.6261

Benedict Cumberbatch as the Creature:
Monday, October 22 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, October 24 at 1:00pm
Wednesday, October 31 at 7:00pm
Monday, November 19 at 7:00pm

Jonny Lee Miller as the Creature:
Saturday, November 3 at 1:00pm
Monday, November 26 at 7:00pm

Encores of the beloved NTL: Frankenstein, captured live from the National Theatre in London.

Frankenstein returns to international cinemas this Halloween, to mark the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s most famous novel.

Captured live in 2011 from the National Theatre stage in London, this thrilling, sold-out production became an international sensation, experienced by almost half a million people in cinemas around the world.

Directed by Academy Award®-winner Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire), Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch (Hamlet, BBC’s Sherlock) and Jonny Lee Miller (Elementary, Trainspotting) alternating between the roles of Victor Frankenstein and his creation.

Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the increasingly desperate and vengeful Creature determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal.

Scientific responsibility, parental neglect, cognitive development and the nature of good and evil, are embedded within this thrilling and deeply disturbing classic tale.


STAGE ON SCREEN

The world’s finest stage performances from London’s National Theatre and Stage Russia productions on the big screen at the Film Society's St. Anthony Main Theatre.

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