Where: USQ Artsworx, West Street, Toowoomba City, Toowoomba & District

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $15.00
  • 2019 FATF Membership: $40.00
  • Buy Tickets – (07) 4631 1111
  • Additional fees may apply

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Listed by: Artsworx

It’s the samurai movie you need to see!

Friday at the Flicks is USQ Toowoomba’s very own film club where you can come along and enjoy a significant and challenging film from cinematic history while sipping a glass of bubbles! Offering a licensed cash bar, made to order cheese platters and a complimentary post show reception, Friday at the Flicks is the perfect way to end a busy week. Become a Friday at the Flicks Club Member and enjoy the full season of 2019 films.

About the film:

This fast-paced Japanese samurai film was directed by one of the most important and influential filmmakers in the history of cinema: Akira Kurosawa. In it a jaded samurai, Sanjuro (Toshiro Mifune) helps a group of nine idealistic young warriors weed out their clan’s evil influences and save one of their uncles who has been framed and imprisoned by a corrupt superintendent. The film has been described as technically impressive and currently has a 100% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Trivia bite: Toshiro Mifune really does slap the three young actors in the scene where his character is forced to kill a dozen men. The three actors were so surprised that they really did fly backwards.

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