If you’ve been hearing the ridiculous buzz and unending love for Joe Cornish’s Attack the Block, then you’re probably itching to finally see the thing. Well, now’s your chance. The Edgar Wright-produced flick is being screened at the New Beverly in Los Angeles on July 4th, and we’ve got a limited amount of tickets to give out.
For those in the dark, the film centers on a street gang of kids who take on a hostile alien invasion. That plot description in and of itself should be enough to pique your interest. Hit the jump for more information on the screening.
To claim your tickets, click here. The show at the New Beverly starts at 6pm PST, and free admission includes popcorn and drinks. They’re even showing the film early enough so that those interested can check out the free 60-minute fireworks show at the Los Angeles Coliseum that starts at 8:45pm.
Written and directed by Cornish, and co-produced by Edgar Wright, Attack the Block stars Jodie Whittaker, John Boyega, Alex Esmail, Franz Drameh, Leeon Jones, Simon Howard, Luke Treadaway, Jumayn Hunter, and Nick Frost. The film opens in limited release on July 29th.
Here’s the official synopsis:
From the producers of Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz, ATTACK THE BLOCK follows a gang of tough inner-city kids who try to defend their turf against an invasion of savage alien creatures, turning a South London apartment complex into an extraterrestrial warzone.