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Films at the Manship: FREE FIRE

Directed by Ben Wheatley, 2017

Starring Brie Larson, Sharlto Copley, Armie Hammer, Cillian Murphy, and Jack Reynor

Rated R, 90 minutes

“A surefire cult classic in the making, its unhinged carnage proves a memorable delight.” – The Film Stage

“In a universe of shootout clichés, Free Fire manages to curve out its own niche.” - Indiewire

Set in Boston in 1978, Justine brokers a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two Irishmen and a gang led by Vernon and Ord, who intend to sell them a stash of guns. But when shots fire during the handover, complete pandemonium ensues, with everyone at the scene suddenly thrust into a heart-stopping game of survival.

Free Fire is also being screened on May 21st at 2 PM and on May 24th at 7 PM.