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Hull Independent Cinema: BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL
February 15 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm£6 - £7
Hull Independent Cinema presents: BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL
Takashi Miike | 2017 | Japan | Cert 18 | 141 mins | Japanese language with English subtitles
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Cursed with immortality, a highly skilled samurai in feudal Japan promises to help a young woman avenge the death of her parents. Their mission leads them into a bloody battle with a ruthless warrior and his band of master swordsmen.
Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu. The mission will change Manji in ways he could never imagine…
Starring Takuya Kimura, Hana Sugisaki, Sôta Fukushi
Cannes Film Festival, Fantasia Film Festival Official Selections
“Further proof that of all the genres he dabbles in, samurai cinema is the one that brings out the grandest entertainer in Miike. Here’s to 100 more.” – AA Dowd, AV Club
“The director’s 100th feature, BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL EIshows Miike to have lost none of the madcap energy and wit that characterize his best work. It’s still got more style to burn than almost any recent Hollywood actioner.” – Harry Windsor, The Hollywood Reporter
BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL is rated 18. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).
Vue Cinema is open all day, so why not come along early to grab a drink and a snack? Doors to the screening room usually open around ten minutes before the performance starts.
7:30pm: Programme starts
10:00pm: Programme ends
The programme run time includes an allowance for introductions and trailers. This may vary and in some cases the film will begin immediately after a short introduction. While we will endeavour to accommodate latecomers, this may not always be possible. Please note that we reserve the right to refuse entry, without a refund, to anyone arriving after the advertised programme start time.
Tickets terms and conditions
If any tickets remain unsold they can be purchased on the door on the night of the screening, but we strongly advise buying in advance. Advance tickets must be purchased; we cannot reserve tickets.
Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. We reserve the right to refuse admission, without refund, to anyone arriving after the advertised start time.
If you purchase a membership or student ticket your membership card/student ID MUST be presented along with your ticket on the door when you come to a film. If you do not have your membership card/student ID we reserve the right to charge an additional £1 for your ticket.
** Please note: Tickets are not available via the Vue Box Office and is not included in Vue’s £4.99 ticket deal. Tickets available via Hull Box Office or on the door.