Attempting to get the word out, 20th Century Fox is holding a series of free early screenings of the James Cameron-produced and Robert Rodriguez-directed “Alita: Battle Angel” to be held this Thursday, January 31st, across the U.S. and Canada.
Fans can get passes to the screenings at ExperienceAlita.com with the showings to take place in 35 participating locations including San Francisco, Houston, Austin, Boston, New York and Chicago. They’re being held well in advance of the February 14th wide release of the film which is rumoured to sport a $200 million budget.
Cameron will also participate in a fan Q&A that night, fans can submit questions through the hashtag #ExperienceAlita. Rosa Salazar, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Christoph Waltz, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley, Lana Condor, Casper Van Dien, Keean Johnson and Jeff Fahey co-star in the cyberpunk film based on the Yukito Kishiro manga.