Rebel Without a Cause @ UoL
Free Screening (All tickets)
Director: Nicholas Ray
Cast: James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo
Duration: 111 mins
This free screening will take place at University of Leicester in the Film Theatre of the Attenborough Seminar Block.
"★★★★★ – A mighty, ageless jolt of teen petulance" – Empire
"★★★★★ – A movie for anyone who's ever been a teenager" – BBC Culture
"★★★★ – Looks and sounds so good it makes your heart thump" – Evening Standard
★★★★★ – Total Film
Nicholas Ray’s melancholy tale of disaffected youth features an iconic firebrand performance from James Dean as teenager Jim Stark.
After being involved in a terrible accident Jim wants to hand himself into police but fights with his parents who are worried about his future. Meeting with two other disillusioned teenagers, the three resolve to leave their middle-class lives.
Screening as part of the Criminology Film Season at the University of Leicester, the film will be introduced by an academic with specific expertise in a related area of criminology and after the film there will be a Q&A.
Open to all.
Tickets can be reserved online until 12pm on the day of the screening, then will be available on the door at University of Leicester.
This free screening will take place at University of Leicester in the Film Theatre of the Attenborough Seminar Block (University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH). Download a campus map here.