History of the Future: Westworld (1973)

Join ASU’s Center for Science and the Imagination in partnership with Majestic Neighborhood Cinema in Tempe to view Westworld on the silver screen. This screening is part of a greater film series: The History of the Future, exploring gripping, cinematic visions of the future across the past six decades. 

Embark on a riveting journey back to 1973! Join us on Wednesday, February 28, at 7:15 p.m. for an unforgettable theatrical screening of Westworld. Delve into a realm where the very essence of humanity is redefined, and witness the electrifying rebellion of those who defy the status quo. Brace yourself as the enigmatic Gunslinger (Yul Brynner), a silent and formidable force, unleashes pandemonium among the futuristic vacationers. Surrender to the allure of chaos – an experience you won’t want to miss!

Prepare for a captivating introduction to Westworld by our series curator, Devan Hakkal, an accomplished film student at ASU currently completing his Undergraduate Honors Thesis. With expertise in the cinematic realm, Devan will set the stage for the audience to delve into its thought-provoking vision of the future. Join us as he primes us with an exploration of the film’s themes and narratives.

Tickets are $8.00, plus applicable taxes and service charges. A limited number of free tickets for ASU students are available on a first-come, first-served basis, courtesy of your Imaginary Friends at CSI. Fill out this form or stop by Memorial Union on ASU Campus on February 26th and 27th to get one! You must be a currently enrolled ASU student and have an @asu.edu email address to claim a free ticket.

Be sure to arrive early to take advantage of Majestic’s dining experience and get your hands on our redesigned, limited-edition History of the Future stickers.