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Answering a NASA message intended for aliens, a space being tries to contact mankind, but an American missile grounds his ship. Scrambling, the so-called Starman (Jeff Bridges) inhabits the body of a late Wisconsinite and kidnaps the dead man’s widow, Jenny Hayden (Karen Allen). Determined to reunite with a vessel from his home planet at a predetermined location, Starman and Jenny travel to Arizona, pursued by government agents intent on capturing him, dead or alive…

John Carpenter // USA 1984 // 12 // 115mins

“Funny, suspenseful and moving – have those tissues ready for the heart-rending climax – this engaging space odyssey is one of John Carpenter’s best efforts.”
Radio Times

“One of 1984’s more touching love stories.”
Roger Ebert

“The best sci-fi/romance hybrid ever made.”
Combustible Celluloid

“As the title character and heart of the movie, Jeff Bridges literally shines as the Starman.”
-Den of Geek

Where: The Castle Cinema, First Floor, 64-66 Brooksby’s Walk, E9 6DA
When: Thursday 22nd August 2019 // doors 6:45pm, film 7:00pm