Dead of Night: THE FLY
October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:10 pm£5 – £7
Dead of Night: Hull Horror Film Festival presents: THE FLY
David Cronenberg | 1986 | USA | Cert 18 | 92 mins
At Vue Cinema Hull: BUY TICKETS
A brilliant but eccentric scientist begins to transform into a giant man/fly hybrid after one of his experiments goes horribly wrong.
Scientist Seth Brundle (Jeff Goldblum), experimenting with transmitting matter uses himself as a guinea-pig, unaware that a fly has got into the machinery. As he embarks on a relationship with Veronica Quaife (Geena Davis), the journalist covering his project, his body slowly begins to take on fly-like characteristics.
Starring Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz, Joy Boushel, Les Carlson, Gordon Chuvalo
Awards & Reviews
Winner, Best Makeup – 1987 Academy Awards
Nominee, Best Makeup, Best Special Effect – 1987 BAFTA Awards
“What makes The Fly such a stunning piece of obsessive filmmaking is the way Cronenberg deftly allows us to identify with his monstrous creation.” -Patrick Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
“Wildly imaginative, gut-wrenchingly scarifying and profoundly primal (not to mention funny), David Cronenberg’s The Fly is a movie that whacks you in the solar plexus and leaves you gasping.” -Carrie Rickey, Philadelphia Inquirer
THE FLY is rated 18 by the BBFC. For more information, please visit their website. May contain spoilers.
Tickets are unreserved seating – seat choice is first come, first served, upon doors opening.
Doors to the screening room will open around 10-15 minutes before the performance starts. Please note – this screening will not feature any adverts or trailers.
For full details on Dead of Night Festival head to http://www.deadofnightfest.co.uk/
Dead of Night: Hull Horror Film Festival Tickets & Passes
Tickets for Dead of Night: Hull Horror Film Festival are available in advance exclusively through Hull Box Office via web or by phone: 01482 221 113. They are not available in advance via the Vue Box Office online or at the cinema. Tickets will also be available on the door the night of the screening.
Standard Tickets: £7
HIC Members: £6
Students & Under 25s: £5
Full Festival Pass: £40 (£36 for HIC Members, £32 for Students & Under 25s)
New Horror Pass (All films from 2017/2018): £22 (£18 for HIC Members, £16 for Students & Under 25s)
Classic Horror Pass (All films from 70s & 80s): £22 (£18 for HIC Members, £16 for Students & Under 25s)
Day Pass (both 6:30pm and 8:30pm film): £12 (£10 for HIC Members, £8 for Students & Under 25s)
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 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 at the Hull Independent Cinema desk in the theatre lobby.