Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for October 18, 2006

The Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report is a listing of classic films playing in Los Angeles for the next month. We list films made from 1999 back (with a few notable exceptions), playing in theaters, museums, and other locations.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Souler Opposite, 1998

Notes: Discussion following with director Bill Kalmenson and actors Janel Moloney and Timothy Busfield.

Director: Bill Kalmenson

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Singing Kid, 1936

Notes: Discussion following with actresses Sybil Jason and Beverly Roberts moderated by Richard “Mr. Tinpan Alley” Halpern. A birthday reception for The Egyptian Theatre at 6:30 PM will precede the screening.

Director: William Keighley

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, October 19, 2006

Double Feature

Little Miss Sunshine, 2006

Notes: Discussion between films with actor Alan Arkin.

Director: Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, 1968

Notes: Second film in Alan Arkin double feature.

Director: Robert Ellis Miller

Double Feature

Suspicion, 1941

Notes: Onstage panel discussion including Franz Waxman’s son, John Waxman, hosted by John Mauceri.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, 1941

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Victor Fleming

Double Feature

Faust, 1926

Notes: Screening.

Director: F. W. Murnau

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

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Number, Pleaser, 1920

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Directors: Fred C. Newmeyer and Hal Roach

Friday, October 20, 2006

Gone With The Wind, 1939

Notes: Brand new print!

Director: Victor Fleming

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Girl In Every Port, 1928

Notes: Louise Brooks screening.

Director: Howard Hawks

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Passenger, 1975

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michaelangelo Antonioni

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Diary of a Lost Girl, 1929

Notes: Louise Brooks screening.

Director: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 8:50pm

Blowup, 1966

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michaelangelo Antonioni

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:50pm

The Shining, 1980

Notes: Cine Insomnia

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, October 21, 2006

The Passenger, 1975

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michaelangelo Antonioni

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 3pm, 7:30pm

Blowup, 1966

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michaelangelo Antonioni

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5:20pm, 9:50pm

Best In Show, 2000

Notes: Discussion following with actor Fred Willard.

Director: Christopher Guest

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Prix de Beaute (Miss Europe), 1930

Notes: Louise Brooks screening.

Director: Augusto Genina

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Poltergeist, 1982

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Tobe Hooper

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, October 22, 2006

The Godfather, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 4pm

Titanic, 1997

Notes: 70mm Print! Introduced by actress Gloria Stuart.

Director: James Cameron

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 6:30pm

The Godfather: Part II, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:15pm

Monday, October 23, 2006

The Godfather, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7pm

The Godfather: Part II, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 10:15pm

Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Annie Get Your Gun, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Sidney

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

The Invisible Man, 1975

Notes: Free admission.

Director: James Whale

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

The Forest, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Donald M. Jones

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Don’t Go In The Woods, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: James Bryan

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:30pm

Wednesday, October 25, 2006

Army of Shadows, 1969

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Le Cercle Rouge, 1970

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 10:10pm

Thursday, October 26, 2006

Army of Shadows, 1969

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Penalty, 1920

Notes: Screening.

Director: Wallace Worsley

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

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Felix the Cat short: Felix the Cat Eats are West, 1925

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Otto Messmer

Le Cercle Rouge, 1970

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 10:10pm

Friday, October 27, 2006

Army of Shadows, 1969

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Le Cercle Rouge, 1970

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 10:10pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, October 28, 2006

Army of Shadows, 1969

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 2:10pm, 7:30pm

21 Grams, 2003

Notes: Free admission. A ticket is required and is available at the box office from noon on the day of the event.

Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 4pm

Le Cercle Rouge, 1970

Notes: Ultra Rare Screening.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 4:50pm, 10:10pm

Amores Perros, 2000

Notes: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and various collaborators will discuss their experiences making this film prior to the screening.

Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, October 29, 2006

Fright Night, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tom Holland

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 3:30pm, 7:30pm

Friday the 13th, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sean S. Cunningham

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5:35pm, 9:35pm

Double Feature

Nine Queens, 2000

Notes: Memorial Tribute to Argentine Director Fabian Bielinsky

Director: Fabian Bielinsky

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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El Aura, 2005

Notes: Second film in Fabian Bielinsky tribute.

Director: Fabian Bielinsky

Double Feature

Nosferatu, A Symphony of Horrors, 1922

Notes: Screening.

Director: F. W. Murnau

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

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Haunted Spooks, 1920

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Directors: Alfred J. Goulding and Hal Roach

Monday, October 30, 2006

Fright Night, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tom Holland

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Friday the 13th, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sean S. Cunningham

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Gaslight, 1944

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Cukor

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Ghostbusters, 1984

Notes: 70mm print! Followed by a Halloween Party in the Courtyard. Spirited Beverages, Treats, Candlelight Tours of the Haunted Egyptian Theatre, Costume Contest and the chance to sing with live band S.W.E.A.T. Meet the legendary (nearly 90-year-old) founder of Famous Monsters Magazine, Forrest J. Ackerman who will sign his new “monsterography” Classic Universal along with David Marchant, author of Monsterific.

Director: Ivan Reitman

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Fright Night, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tom Holland

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Phantom of the Opera, 1925

Notes: Screening.

Director: Rupert Julian

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

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Haunted House, 1921

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Directors: Edward F. Klein and Buster Keaton

Friday the 13th, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sean S. Cunningham

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Wednesday, November 1, 2006

Pink Flamingos, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Waters

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Female Trouble, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Waters

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Thursday, November 2, 2006

Pink Flamingos, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Waters

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Female Trouble, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Waters

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Friday, November 3, 2006

Double Feature

The Man With The Golden Arm, 1955

Notes: New restoration by the Academy Film Archives.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Linwood Dunn Theater

Showtime: 7pm

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Laura, 1944

Notes: Brand new print from 20th Century Fox.

Director: Otto Preminger

Open City, 1945 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Phaedra, 1962

Notes: Screening

Director: Jules Dassin

Theater: Getty Villa

Showtime: 8pm

Peddler and the Lady, 1943 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Mario Bonnard

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:30pm

Saturday, November 4, 2006

Double Feature

Where the Sidewalk Ends, 1950

Notes: New restoration by the Academy Film Archives.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Linwood Dunn Theater

Showtime: 7pm

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Daisy Kenyon, 1947

Notes: Brand new print from 20th Century Fox.

Director: Otto Preminger

Mamma Roma, 1962 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Wild is the Wind, 1957 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: George Cukor

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:30pm

Up in Smoke, 1978

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Lou Adler

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, November 5, 2006

Monday, November 6, 2006

Tuesday, November 7, 2006

The Candidate, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Ritchie

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Wednesday, November 8, 2006

Thursday, November 9, 2006

Friday, November 10, 2006

Double Feature

The Moon is Blue, 1953

Notes: New restoration by the Academy Film Archives.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Linwood Dunn Theater

Showtime: 7pm

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Bonjour Tristesse, 1958

Notes: Recently restored print from Sony Pictures.

Director: Otto Preminger

Bellissima, 1951 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Luchino Visconti

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Many Dreams Along The Way, 1948 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Mario Camerini

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:40pm

Tommy, 1975

Notes: Cine Insomnia

Director: Ken Russell

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, November 11, 2006

Double Feature

Whirlpool, 1950

Notes: New print by 20th Century Fox.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Linwood Dunn Theater

Showtime: 7pm

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Bunny Lake is Missing, 1965

Notes: Recently restored print from Sony Pictures.

Director: Otto Preminger

Volcano, 1950 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: William Dieterle

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Full Speed, 1934 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Mario Mattoli

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:40pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, November 12, 2006

Anatomy of a Murder, 1959

Notes: Recently restored print by Sony Pictures.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Linwood Dunn Theater

Showtime: 7pm

Monday, November 13, 2006

Tuesday, November 14, 2006

Bathing Beauty, 1944

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Sidney

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Wednesday, November 15, 2006

Some Like It Hot, 1959

Notes: Screening

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: TBA

Thursday, November 16, 2006

Friday, November 17, 2006

Hell in the City, 1958

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Renato Castellani

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Fugitive Kind, 1960

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Sidney Lumet

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:30pm

The Princess Bride, 1987

Notes: Cine Insomnia. New 35mm print!

Director: Rob Reiner

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, November 18, 2006

Teresa Venerdi, 1941

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Vittorio De Sica

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Golden Coach, 1953

Notes: Anna Magnani screening.

Director: Jean Renoir

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:15pm

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, 1982

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Nicholas Meyer

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, November 19, 2006

Monday, November 20, 2006

Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Little Women, 1933

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Cukor

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

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