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Summary

Film screening & live organ performance by Alexander Hawkins.

With its art deco sets, dark humour, exemplary cast and soundtrack by Basil KirchinThe Abominable Dr. Phibes (Dir Robert Fuest, 1971) is a cult classic.

This quintessential British horror film follows the title character, Dr Phibes (Vincent Price) – a theologian and musician – believes that his wife died a victim of incompetent doctors, and begins elaborate plans to kill them using methods inspired by the Old Testament’s Ten Plagues of Egypt.

Vincent Price is brilliantly camp as Dr Phibes and leads a cast that includes Joseph Cotten, Terry-Thomas, Hugh Griffith, Peter Jeffrey, Virginia North and an uncredited cameo appearance by future Bond girl Caroline Munro.

Supported by the BFI, this screening will be accompanied by live music from Alexander Hawkins, played on the mighty Hull City Hall pipe organ.

We Start Counting, a live show featuring The High Llamas’ Sean O’Hagan will precede this event. Why not make an evening of it? Book for We Start Counting and get free access to The Abominable Dr Phibes.

Part of Mind on the Run: The Basil Kirchin Story. Get your Weekender Pass and see every event in this unique programme.

Don’t forget: you can book for this event over the phone at 01482 30 2017.

Suitability

15+

Venue

Queen Victoria Square
Hull
HU1 3RQ
01482 300 300

http://www.hcandl.co.uk/hullcityhall

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  • Assistance Dogs
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Opening times

Monday 10am - 5pm
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm

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