Cinema Egzotik: Seconds (James Cameron Double Bill)
Your Cinema Egzotik guides Martin Koolhoven and Ronald Simons are hosting a special Robonight in cinema 1 to mark the 2015 Imagine Film Festival edition. This year IFF explores the whims and fancies of the robot. The sequels Aliens (70mm) and Terminator 2 will be presented on the big screen. Both films were directed by James Cameron. Witness the battle against pre-programmed evil – enjoy!
James Cameron, US 1986 English spoken, Dutch subtitles. 137’ 70mm
James Cameron’s sequel to Ridley Scott’s original Aliens film has also become a classic in its own right. Hold onto your seats for some high-speed heart-thumping action scenes and stunning special effects. Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) returns after 57 years of deep sleep to wreak havoc on the hostile aliens that decimated the crew of her spaceship. The Cinemascope copy (70mm) preserved in EYE’s collection was only screened once before in the Netherlands.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
James Cameron US 1991 English spoken, Dutch subtitles. 137’
'You're terminated, fucker' – no fond goodbye for the devastating cyborg in The Terminator (1984). Seven years later, Schwarzenegger is back, this time on a mission to protect young John Connor (Furlong) against the latest Terminator, the spectacular, metamorphosing, almost indestructible new T1000 model.