Ben Wheatley follows hot on the heels of his last feature, High-Rise, with Free Fire – an all-guns-blazing action thriller. The acclaimed British filmmaker will be heading to a number of our cinemas as part of a Q&A tour. Book your tickets now.
Director: Ben Wheatley.
Starring: Sharlto Copley, Armie Hammer, Brie Larson, Cillian Murphy, Jack Reynor, Sam Riley, Noah Taylor. UK 2016. 90 mins.
In America in 1978, Justine (Larson) has arranged a deal on behalf of two Irishmen (Cillian Murphy, Michael Smiley) to buy a stash of guns from gangsters Vernon (Copley) and Ord (Hammer), but then there’s a misunderstanding and shots are fired… The standout cast have great fun with this shoot-’em-up and the playful script’s wry dialogue as the manic standoff escalates into a bloody game of survival.
Free Fire Plus Ben Wheatley Q&A Tour
Picturehouse at FACT, Liverpool | Thu 16 Feb, 8.40| Book
The Cameo, Edinburgh | Tue 28 Feb, 8.30| Book
Cinema City, Norwich | Tue 28 Mar, 8.15| Book
Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge | Wed 29 Mar, 8.50| Book
Hackney Picturehouse | Thu 30 Mar, 8.45| Book
Picturehouse Central, London’s West End | Fri 31 Mar, 7.00| Book
Duke Of York’s, Brighton | Sat 1 Apr, 9.00 | Book