Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for February 7, 2007

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, February 7, 2007

Becket, 1964

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Peter Glenville

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 5pm, 8:30pm

Double Feature

Taxi Driver, 1976

Notes: Peter Boyle Memorial Tribute.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Joe, 1970

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: John G. Avildsen

Pink Narcissus, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jim Bidgood

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Forbidden Zone, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Elfman

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Wild One, 1953 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Laslo Benedek

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Flesh Gordon, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Benveniste, Howard Ziehm

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:05pm

Thursday, February 8, 2007

Becket, 1964

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Peter Glenville

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 5pm, 8:30pm

Double Feature

Midnight Run, 1988

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Martin Brest

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Up in Smoke, 1978

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Lou Adler

Night of the Generals, 1967

Notes: Not on DVD. New 35mm print.

Director: Anatole Litvak

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Forbidden Zone, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Elfman

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Flesh Gordon, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Benveniste, Howard Ziehm

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:05pm

Friday, February 9, 2007

The Tenant, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Apartment, 1960 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening. Audrey Wilder, Curtis Hanson, and Shirley MacLaine will appear.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Matter of Life and Death, 1946

Notes: This film is not available on DVD.

Directors: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Pennies From Heaven, 1981

Notes: Screening.

Director: Herbert Ross

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:30pm

Rosemary’s Baby, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:55pm

Wild at Heart, 1990

Notes: Cine Insomnia. X-Rated version.

Director: David Lynch

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, February 10, 2007

The Tenant, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 2:30pm, 7:30pm

Rosemary’s Baby, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 4:55pm, 9:55pm

Double Feature

The Sting, 1973

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: George Roy Hill

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, 1969

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: George Roy Hill

Some Like It Hot, 1959 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Eyes Wide Shut, 1999

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

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, February 11, 2007

Who Framed Roger Rabbitr, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 3pm

Goldfinger, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Hamilton

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 3:10pm, 7:30pm

From Russia With Love, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Terence Young

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5:20pm, 9:40pm

Monday, February 12, 2007

Goldfinger, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Hamilton

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

From Russia With Love, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Terence Young

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:40pm

Tuesday, February 13, 2007

The Decks Ran Red, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Andrew L. Stone

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Goldfinger, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Hamilton

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

From Russia With Love, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Terence Young

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:40pm

Wednesday, February 14, 2007

Casablanca, 1942

Notes: Dinner and a movie screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: CineSpace

Showtime: 7pm

Dinner at Eight, 1933

Notes: Discussion following the film with critic Kevin Thomas.

Director: George Cukor

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Sabrina, 1954

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Ninotchka, 1939

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Ernst Lubitsch

The Cincinatti Kid, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Norman Jewison

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Breakfast at Tiffanys, 1961 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Blake Edwards

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

The Thomas Crown Affair, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Norman Jewison

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:30pm

Thursday, February 15, 2007

Double Feature

Bonnie and Clyde, 1967

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Arthur Penn

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Penn & Teller Get Killed, 1989

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Arthur Penn

Double Feature

Mad Dog Time, 1996

Notes: Discussion after film with director Larry Bishop and Michael Madsen.

Director: Larry Bishop

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Reservoir Dogs, 1992

Notes: Second film in the double feature.

Director: Quentin Tarantino

The Cincinatti Kid, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Norman Jewison

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Casablanca, 1942

Notes: Dinner and a movie screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: CineSpace

Showtime: 8pm

The Thomas Crown Affair, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Norman Jewison

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:30pm

Friday, February 16, 2007

Double Feature

The Fisher King, 1991

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Terry Gilliam

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, 1998

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Terry Gilliam

Double Feature

Scarface, 1932

Notes: First film in gangster films double feature.

Director: Howard Hawks

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Scarface, 1983

Notes: Second film in gangster films double feature.

Director: Brian De Palma

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Rome Open City, 1945

Notes: New print from the Cineteca Nazionale, Rome.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Man With The Cross, 1943

Notes: Second film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Band of Outsiders, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Point Blank, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Boorman

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Casablanca, 1942

Notes: Dinner and a movie screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: CineSpace

Showtime: 8pm

Blow-Up, 1966

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michelangelo Antonioni

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:15pm

Shoot the Piano Player, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francois Truffaut

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:25pm

The Dark Crystal, 1982

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: Jim Henson, Frank Oz

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, February 17, 2007

Band of Outsiders, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 3:45pm, 7:30pm

Double Feature

White Heat, 1949

Notes: First film in gangster films double feature.

Director: Raoul Walsh

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 5pm

&

The Undercover Man, 1949

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Joseph Lewis

Shoot the Piano Player, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francois Truffaut

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5:40pm, 9:25pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Paisan, 1946

Notes: First film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7pm

&

Escape By Night, 1960

Notes: Second film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Double Feature

Made, 2001

Notes: Discussion between films with director Jon Favreau and producer Peter Billingsley.

Director: Jon Favreau

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Swingers, 1996

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Doug Liman

Woman in the Dunes, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hiroshi Teshigahara

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Casablanca, 1942

Notes: Dinner and a movie screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: CineSpace

Showtime: 8pm

Double Feature

Mad Dog Coll, 1961

Notes: New 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Burt Balaban

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 9pm

&

Murder, Inc., 1960

Notes: Second film in gangster films double feature.

Director: Burt Balaban

Donnie Darko, 2001

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto. Director’s cut.

Director: Richard Kelly

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, February 18, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Germany Year Zero, 1947

Notes: First film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 2pm

&

A Foreign Affair, 1948

Notes: Preserved by the UCLA Film & Television Archive.

Director: Billy Wilder

The Long Goodbye, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Altman

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 3:15pm, 7:30pm

California Split, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Altman

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5:25pm, 9:40pm

Double Feature

Hickey and Boggs, 1972

Notes: Discussion between films with actor Robert Culp.

Director: Robert Culp

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

48 Hrs, 1982

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Walter Hill

Double Feature

Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond, 1960

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Budd Boetticher

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Riot in Cell Block 11, 1954

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Don Siegel

Monday, February 19, 2007

The Long Goodbye, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Altman

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

California Split, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Altman

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:40pm

Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Something of Value, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Brooks

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Black Shampoo, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Greydon Clark

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Human Tornado, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Cliff Roquemore

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:30pm

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Amblin’, 1968

Notes: Allen Daviau in person.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Fearless, 1993

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Peter Weir

For Whom the Bell Tolls, 1943 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sam Wood

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, February 22, 2007

Double Feature

Carlito’s Way, 1993

Notes: First film in gangster films double feature.

Director: Brian De Palma

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Mean Streets, 1973

Notes: Second film in gangster films double feature.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Phase IV, 1974

Notes: Rare screening. Not on DVD.

Director: Saul Bass

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

Friday, February 23, 2007

Goodfellas, 1990 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Michael Ballhaus in person.

Director: Goodfellas

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Star is Born, 1954

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Cukor

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Conformist, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Don’t Look Now, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Nicolas Roeg

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Persona, 1966

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:30pm

Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Elio Petri

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:45pm

Velvet Goldmine, 1998

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: Todd Haynes

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, February 24, 2007

The Conformist, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 3pm, 7:30pm

Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Elio Petri

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5:15pm, 9:45pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

L’Amore, 1947

Notes: First film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7pm

&

La Macchina Ammazzacattivi, 1948

Notes: Second film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Vertigo, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Office Space, 1999

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Mike Judge

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, February 25, 2007

What’s New Pussycatr, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clive Donner

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 2:55pm, 7:30pm

Casino Royale, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenneth Hughes, John Huston, Joseph McGrath, Robert Parrish, Val Guest

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5pm, 9:35pm

Monday, February 26, 2007

What’s New Pussycatr, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clive Donner

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Casino Royale, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenneth Hughes, John Huston, Joseph McGrath, Robert Parrish, Val Guest

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Cabin in the Sky, 1943

Notes: Screening.

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Bonjour Tristesse, 1958

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

What’s New Pussycatr, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clive Donner

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Casino Royale, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenneth Hughes, John Huston, Joseph McGrath, Robert Parrish, Val Guest

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Triple Feature (NEW LISTING)

The Chicken, 1952

Notes: An evening with Isabella Rossellini & Charlotte Chandler.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

My Dad id 100 Years Old, 1960

Notes: Second film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Guy Maddin

&

Stromboli, 1949

Notes: Third film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

The Mirror, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Sacrifice, 1986

Notes: Screening.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Thursday, March 1, 2007

The Mirror, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Sacrifice, 1986

Notes: Screening.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:35pm

Friday, March 2, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

The Godless Girl, 1929

Notes: Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive. Guy Maddin in person.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

A Kiss For Cinderella, 1926

Notes: Live musical accompaniment.

Director: Herbert Brenon

Play It Again, Sam, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Herbert Ross

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 7:30pm

Modern Romance, 1981

Notes: Screening.

Director: Albert Brooks

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 9:15pm

The Goonies, 1985

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: Richard Donner

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, March 3, 2007

Play It Again, Sam, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Herbert Ross

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 3:55pm, 7:30pm

Modern Romance, 1981

Notes: Screening.

Director: Albert Brooks

Theater: New Beverly

Showtime: 5:40pm, 9:15pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Francesco: A New Reality, 2006

Notes: An evening with Tag Gallagher.

Director: Tag Gallagher

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Flowers of St. Francis, 1950

Notes: Second film in Gallagher double feature.

Director: Tag Gallagher

Princess Mononoke, 1997

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

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, March 4, 2007

Monday, March 5, 2007

Tuesday, March 6, 2007

Wednesday, March 7, 2007

Thursday, March 8, 2007

Friday, March 9, 2007

Double Feature

Caught, 1949

Notes: Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive.

Director: Max Ophuls

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

On Dangerous Ground, 1952

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Nicholas Ray

Cremaster 3, 2002

Notes: Cine Insomnia. Only in theaters.

Director: Matthew Barney

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, March 10, 2007

Double Feature

Vanina Vanini, 1961

Notes: New print!

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Garibaldi, 1960

Notes: Second film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

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, March 11, 2007

Double Feature

India, 1959

Notes: First film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Theater: The Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7pm

&

General Della Rovere, 1959

Notes: Second film in Rossellini double feature.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Monday, March 12, 2007

Tuesday, March 13, 2007

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