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MOVIE MARATHON: Christmas in July

  • Girls School Cinema 2 Wellington Street East Perth, WA, 6004 Australia (map)

MOVIE MARATHON: Christmas in July

Get all spruced up and ready to par-tree at Girls School Cinema for a Christmas in July celebration of your favourite Christmas films! Mulled wine to warm your mitts, marshmallows to toast over fires and sweets to stuff your faces with - there’s no better way to spend your fake Christmas!

Price: $30 ($27 + Booking Fee)

Mack Daddy’s New York Slice Pre-Orders:

Take the fuss out of your binge-watching and get real lazy by pre-ordering Mack Daddy’s New York Slice pizzas and sides. Place your order before 5.30pm on the day of the marathon screening (July 6), and your order will be delivered to Girls School Cinema for pick-up at 6.30pm. That’s drool-worthy cheesy pizza, right to your lap, without having to waste a minute of bingeing for an annoying Macca’s run.

Things to remember:

  • Girls School Cinema is a licensed venue, so please bring along valid photo ID to gain entry. Without a valid photo ID you will not be allowed entry, unless accompanied by an adult.

  • There is no pizza for sale at the venue. You will only be able to place orders with Mack Daddy’s New York Slice prior to 5.30pm through the Girls School Cinema website.

THE EVENT

3:30pm - Doors Open

4:30pm - Home Alone

6:20pm - Intermission

6:30pm - Mack Daddy’s New York Slice Pre-Order Delivery

7:00pm - Die Hard

9:15pm - Intermission

9:45pm - Bad Santa

11.30pm - Bar remains open after film ends

12.00am - Venue Closes

THE MOVIES

Home Alone

When bratty 8-year-old Kevin McCallister acts out the night before a family trip to Paris, his mother makes him sleep in the attic. After the McCallisters mistakenly leave for the airport without Kevin, he awakens to an empty house and assumes his wish to have no family has come true. But his excitement sours when he realizes that two con men plan to rob the McCallister residence, and that he alone must protect the family home.

Start Time: 4:30 pm

Director: Chris Columbus

Cast:  Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern

Genre: Comedy, Adventure

Rated: PG

Consumer Advice: Occasional low level violence

Run Time: 1h 43m

Year of Release: 1990

Die Hard

New York City policeman John McClane is visiting his estranged wife at a work Christmas party when the festivities are interrupted by a group of terrorists who take over the exclusive high-rise, and everyone in it. Very soon McClane realises that there's no one to save the hostages but him.

Start Time: 7:00pm

Director: John McTiernan

Cast:  Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia

Genre: Action

Rated: M

Consumer Advice: Medium level violence, Medium level coarse language

Run Time: 2h 12m

Year of Release: 1998

Bad Santa

In this dark comedy, the crotchety Willie T. Stokes and his partner reunite once a year for a holiday con. Posing as a mall Santa and his elf, they rip off shopping outlets on Christmas Eve. This year, however, Willie is falling apart. He's depressed and alcoholic, and his erratic behavior draws the suspicion of mall security. But when befriending a small boy brings out his kinder side, Willie begins to wonder if there is still some hope for him.

Start Time: 9:45pm

Director: Terry Zwigoff

Cast:  Billy Bob Thornton, Tony Cox, Bernie Mac, Lauren Graham, Brett Kelly

Genre: Comedy

Rated: MA15+

Consumer Advice: Frequent coarse language, Sexual references

Run Time: 1h 31m

Year of Release: 2004

Earlier Event: 26 July
The Hustle
Later Event: 28 July
Rocketman