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The Iron Giant (1999)

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The Iron Giant (1999)

Film
Monday, June 17
9 pm
Cost: Free
Summer Series: Grow Up!

USA | 86min | PG | Blu-Ray | Dir. Brad Bird

In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes' Cold War fable, a giant alien robot (Vin Diesel) crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957. Exploring the area, a local 9-year-old boy, Hogarth, discovers the robot, and soon forms an unlikely friendship with him. When a paranoid government agent, Kent Mansley, becomes determined to destroy the robot, Hogarth and beatnik Dean McCoppin (Harry Connick Jr.) must do what they can to save the misunderstood machine.

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability: English subtitles via BluRay menu available upon request

Hungry? Enjoy a 1 topping pizza and a pitcher of soda for $13 at Lakeview Lounge starting at 7pm. 
Or snag $1 hot dogs, $1 sodas, and $1 chips at the Brat Stand starting at 8pm.

Lakeside Cinema is presented on the UW Credit Union Stage by the Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee. Generous support is provided by Wisconsin Union Dining & Hospitality and presenting partner Dean Health Plan.

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff, Wisconsin Union members and their guests. Anyone can become a Wisconsin Union member.

USA | 86min | PG | Blu-Ray | Dir. Brad Bird

In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes' Cold War fable, a giant alien robot (Vin Diesel) crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957. Exploring the area, a local 9-year-old boy, Hogarth, discovers the robot, and soon forms an unlikely friendship with him. When a paranoid government agent, Kent Mansley, becomes determined to destroy the robot, Hogarth and beatnik Dean McCoppin (Harry Connick Jr.) must do what they can to save the misunderstood machine.

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability: English subtitles via BluRay menu available upon request

Hungry? Enjoy a 1 topping pizza and a pitcher of soda for $13 at Lakeview Lounge starting at 7pm. 
Or snag $1 hot dogs, $1 sodas, and $1 chips at the Brat Stand starting at 8pm.

Lakeside Cinema is presented on the UW Credit Union Stage by the Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee. Generous support is provided by Wisconsin Union Dining & Hospitality and presenting partner Dean Health Plan.

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff, Wisconsin Union members and their guests. Anyone can become a Wisconsin Union member.

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WUD Film

film@union.wisc.edu
608-890-3000

With support from:

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