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Film showing: Lupin the III: Castle of Cagliostro

The CWRU Film Society will host showings of Lupin the III: Castle of Cagliostro, the first film directed by Studio Ghibli co-owner Hayao Miyazaki.

Screenings of this 1979 film will be Friday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m. and midnight (Sept. 10) in Strosacker Auditorium. Screenings are open to members of the Case Western Reserve University community and the general public.

Tickets are available on CampusGroups.

View the full first quarter schedule.

Want to learn more about joining the CWRU Film Society or film projection? Stop by Strosacker Auditorium 30 minutes before the first showing any weekend and members give you a tour. Film Society members get free admission, free concessions and more perks if they show up early or stay late to help out.


Renowned international thief Lupin III comes to the small European duchy of Cagliostro to investigate some excellently forged money and stumbles across a national conspiracy going back some hundreds of years. Lupin and his friends must rescue the beautiful Clarice from the hands of the evil Count Cagliostro and solve the mystery of a hidden treasure dating back to the 15th century.