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8 - 29 November 2015

The Forefathers of Science Fiction Film Season

  • Perth Cultural Centre

Enjoy classic sci-fi films on the PCC big screen this November.

The Invisible Man 1932 (and Le Voyage dans la lune): Sunday 8 November
A scientist finds a way of becoming invisible, but in doing so, he becomes murderously insane.
Directed by James Whale, starring Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, Willaim Harrigan
Rated: PG Duration:71 minutes

Le Voyage dans la lune, an early silent film by master artist and film pioneer Georges Melies, is considered a classic by many film buffs. Running for only 14 minutes, this whimsical fantasy focuses on an astronomers dream.
Starring Georges Méliès, François Lallement, Jules-Eugène Legris Duration:14 minutes 

Forbidden Planet (1956): Sunday 15 November 
A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find a deadly secret. 
Directed by Fred M. Wiocox, starring Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen and Robbie the Robot.
Rated: PG  Duration: 98 minutes

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954): Sunday 22 November
A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo.
Directed by Richard Fleisher and starring Kirk Douglas and James Mason.
Rated: PG Duration: 127 mintutes

The Time Machine (1960): Sunday 29 November
A man's vision for an utopian society is disillusioned when travelling forward into time reveals a dark and dangerous society.
Directed by George Pal and starring Tod Taylor, Alan Young, Yvette Mimieux.
Rated: G Duration: 103mins

Dates and times

  • 8 November 2015 7:30pm
  • 15 November 2015 7:30pm
  • 22 November 2015 7:30pm
  • 29 November 2015 7:30pm

Location information

  • Perth Cultural Centre Screen

    Perth Cultural Centre, James Street Amphitheatre, (Bordered by Roe Street, Beaufort Street, Francis Street and William Street)