21. March 2018 - 19:00 till 22:00
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The Death of Stalin Sneak Peek Screening | The Ritz Cinema | Wednesday, 21. March 2018

Come and catch a special SNEAK PEEK screening of Armando Iannucci's brilliant new black comedy THE DEATH OF STALIN on Weds March 21, over a week before it releases!

The one-liners fly as fast as political fortunes fall in this uproarious, wickedly irreverent satire from Armando Iannucci (creator of Veep, In the Loop). Moscow, 1953: when tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin drops dead, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to be the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweeby Georgy Malenkov (Jeffrey Tambor), the wily Nikita Khrushchev (Steve Buscemi), and the sadistic secret police chief Lavrentiy Beria (Simon Russell Beale). But as they bumble, brawl, and backstab their way to the top, just who is running the government? Combining palace intrigue with rapid-fire farce, this audacious comedy is a bitingly funny takedown of bureaucratic dysfunction performed to the hilt by a sparkling ensemble cast.

Wednesday 21st Feb, 7pm

Members: $11
Non-Members: $17