The Day The Earth Caught Fire At The British Museum
Classic science fiction at a London landmark
The British Museum is teaming up with the BFI to bring you a pretty unforgettable outdoor cinema experience. Tonight follow a Fleet Street journo as he investigates worsening weather conditions. With its London location at the mercy of nuclear testing, this is one of the great British sci-fi films, directed by Val Guest. Latecomers may not be admitted.
"...effective atmospheric build-up to the big one as London swelters in fog and heat."