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Film Screening - Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec - Tonight at 6pm!

Film Screening - Adele

The 2010 movie directed by Luc Besson is set in the early part of the 20th century and focuses on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions.

Date: Tuesday, 9 April 2013

Time: 6pm - 7.30pm

Venue: Lecture room 4.g, Level 4

“The year is 1912. Adele Blanc-Sec, an intrepid young reporter, will go to any lengths to achieve her aims, including sailing to Egypt to tackle mummies of all shapes and sizes. Meanwhile, in Paris, it's panic stations! A 136 million-year old pterodactyl egg on a shelf in the natural history museum has mysteriously hatched, and the bird subjects the city to a reign of terror from the skies. But nothing fazes Adele Blanc-Sec, whose adventures reveal many more extraordinary surprises...” –from Amazon.

Runtime: 107 min

Genres: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery

Language: French with English subtitles

Director: Luc Besson

Trailer: Watch online

Parents Guide: See content advisory