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Dead of Night: THE OMEN
26/10/2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:25 pm£5 – £7
Dead of Night: Hull Horror Film Festival presents: THE OMEN
Richard Donner | 1976 | USA | Cert 15 | 108 mins
At Vue Cinema Hull: BUY TICKETS
A wealthy diplomat learns that his adopted son, Damien, is the son of Satan.
US Ambassador Robert Thorn (Gregory Peck) is persuaded to substitute a newborn baby whose mother has died in childbirth for his own stillborn son. By the age of five the child, Damien, seems to be exerting a malevolent influence on the Thorn household. Thorn searches for an answer to his son’s behaviour and meets maverick priest Father Brennan (Patrick Troughton), who tries to convince him that Damien is, in fact, the Antichrist. The Ambassador at first dismisses this as the rantings of a religious maniac, but subsequent events suggest that maybe the priest has a point.
Starring Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner, Billie Whitelaw
Awards & Reviews
Winner, Best Original Music – 1977 Academy Awards
Nominee, Best Supporting Actress – 1977 BAFTA Awards
“The Omen contains some of the most memorable untimely deaths in cinema history.” – Anna Baddeley, Daily Telegraph (UK)
“It was the performance of Harvey Stephens as the young Damien that invested the film with the chill of genuine credibility.” – David Parkinson, Empire Magazine
THE OMEN is rated 15 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.