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Cinematic Time Machine: Fight Club 20th Anniversary

September 22nd at 3.30pm

September 25 at 8.45pm

Director: David Fincher

Starring: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Bonham Carter, Meat Loaf, Jared Leto, Zach Grenier, Eion Bailey, Ezra Buzzington, Richmond Arquette, Joel Bissonnette, Stuart Blumberg, Phil Hawn, Peter Iacangelo, Joon B. Kim, Holt McCallany, Evan Mirand, Rachel Singer

Rating: 18

USA 1999, 136mins

The 1999 film based on the 1996 novel of the same name by Chuck Palahniuk. Directed by David Fincher and stars Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, and Helena Bonham Carter.

Edward Norton playing an unnamed depressed man and also suffering from insomnia meets a strange soap salesman named Tyler Durden (Brad Pitt) and soon finds himself living in his squalid house after his perfect apartment is destroyed. The two men form an underground club with strict rules and fight other men. Their perfect partnership frays when Marla (Helena Bonham Carter), a fellow support group crasher, attracts Tyler's attention.