Film: Duel (1971)

Film: Duel (1971)

  • Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA

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On his drive to a meeting, a businessman overtakes an 18-wheeler tanker, unwittingly sparking an intense battle of nerves with an unstoppable and faceless enemy. 

Dr Chris Longmore, from the School of Psychology, will introduce Steven Spielberg’s feature length directorial debut, which will be screened in 35mm, and explore the psychological underpinnings of road rage.

Director: Steven Spielberg
Cast: Dennis Weaver, Jacqueline Scott, Eddie Firestone
Running time: 120 mins
Cert: 12

Date: Monday 27 January
Time: 19:00 – 21:20
Venue: Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building
Ticket information: £6 /£4 for Concessions /free to UoP students via SPiA

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