Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for June 13, 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, June 13, 2007

Knife in the Water, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Witness for the Prosecution, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Yankee Doodle Dandy, 1942

Notes: Los Angeles Conservancy Screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: Los Angeles Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Cul-de-Sac, 1966

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

Thursday, June 14, 2007

Gervaise, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Rene Clement

Theater: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

Knife in the Water, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Triple Feature

It, 1927

Notes: The film that made Clara Bow a star, and created the widely-used saying.

Director: Clarence G. Badger

Theater: The Silent Movie Theater

Showtime: 8:00pm

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Max and the Quinquina, 1911

Notes: Early silent short featuring one of the era’s most famous comedians.

Director: Max Linder

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The Speed Kings, 1913

Notes: Short starring Mabel Normand and Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle.

Director: Wilfred Lewis

Cul-de-Sac, 1966

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

Friday, June 15, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 4K Digital Restoration!

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 12:15pm, 2:45pm, 5:15pm, 7:45pm, 10:05pm

Double Feature

The Thing, 1982

Notes: Discussion between films with Director of Photography Dean Cudney, Camera Operator Raymond Stella and Visual Effects Supervisor Tom Burman, plus additional cast and crew to be announced.

Director: John Carpenter

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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Cat People, 1982

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Paul Schrader

Double Feature

Kim, 1950

Notes: IB Technicolor print.

Director: Victor Saville

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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King of the Khyber Rifles, 1953

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Henry King

Le Plaisir, 1952

Notes: Screening.

Director: Max Ophuls

Theater: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

Story of the Late Chrysanthemums, 1939

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Spetters, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Verhoeven

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 10:10pm

Creature From the Black Lagoon, 1954

Notes: Cine Insomnia. In 3-D!

Director: Jack Arnold

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, June 16, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 4K Digital Restoration!

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 12:15pm, 2:45pm, 5:15pm, 7:45pm, 10:05pm

The Dark Crystal, 1982

Notes: Discussion following with screenwriter David Odell.

Director: Jim Henson

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 3pm

Madame Bovary, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Theater: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center

Showtime: 4pm

Spetters, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Verhoeven

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:10pm, 10:10pm

Double Feature

Poltergeist, 1982

Notes: Discussion between films with actor James Karen and screenwriter Michael Grais.

Director: Tobe Hooper

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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Creepshow, 1982

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: George Romero

Double Feature

The Flame and the Arrow, 1950

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Jacques Tourner

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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The Crimson Pirate, 1952

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Richard Siodmak

Nana, 1926

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jean Renoir

Theater: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Life of Oharu, 1952

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Rebel Without a Cause, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Nicholas Ray

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 9pm

Jaws, 1975

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Steven Spielberg

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, June 17, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 4K Digital Restoration!

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 12:15pm, 2:45pm, 5:15pm, 7:45pm, 10:05pm

Defiance, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Flynn

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:40pm, 7:30pm

Double Feature

Tron, 1982

Notes: 70mm print. Discussion between films with writer/director Steve Lisberger, Visual Effects Supervisors Harrison Ellenshaw and Richard Taylor and director Nicholas Meyer.

Director: Steven Lisberger

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 5pm

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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, 1982

Notes: Director’s cut.

Director: Nicholas Meyer

Triple Feature

Peter Pan, 1924

Notes: Early silent version of the J.M. Barrie story.

Director: Herbert Brenon

Theater: The Silent Movie Theater

Showtime: 5:00pm

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The Inheritance, 1911

Notes: Early silent short produced by Thomas Edison’s Film Company.

Director: Unknown

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The Adventurer, 1914

Notes: One of four films written, directed by, produced by and starring Charlie Chaplin during 1914.

Director: Charlie Chaplin

Out for Justice, 1991

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Flynn

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:40pm, 9:30pm

Double Feature

Son of Fury, 1942

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: John Cromwell

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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Suez, 1938

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Allen Dwan

Holy Mountain, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 9pm

Monday, June 18, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 4K Digital Restoration!

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 12:15pm, 2:45pm, 5:15pm, 7:45pm, 10:05pm

Defiance, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Flynn

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Passage to India, 1984

Notes: Screening. Post-film panelists to be announced.

Director: David Lean

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Out for Justice, 1991

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Flynn

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:30pm

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 4K Digital Restoration!

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 12:15pm, 2:45pm, 5:15pm, 7:45pm, 10:05pm

The Story of Seabiscuit, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: David Butler

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

The Emperor Waltz, 1948

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Goliathon, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Director: Meng Hua Ho

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Infra-Man, 1975

Notes: Screening.

Director: Shan Hua

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:30pm

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 4K Digital Restoration!

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 12:15pm, 2:45pm, 5:15pm, 7:45pm, 10:05pm

Double Feature

The Bullfighter and the Lady, 1951

Notes: Restored 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Budd Boetticher

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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Blowing Wild, 1953

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Hugo Fregonese

Mafioso, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alberto Lattuada

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Modern Times, 1936

Notes: Screening.

Director: Charles Chaplin

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

La Balandra Isabel llego esta tarde, 1949

Notes: Los Angeles Conservancy Screening.

Director: Carlos Hugo Christensen

Theater: John Anson Ford Amphitheatre

Showtime: 8pm

Nights of Cabiria, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: Federico Fellini

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:35pm

Thursday, June 21, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 4K Digital Restoration!

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 12:15pm, 2:45pm, 5:15pm, 7:45pm, 10:05pm

Double Feature

12 Angry Men, 1957

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Sydney Lumet

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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Witness to the Prosecution, 1957

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder

Mafioso, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alberto Lattuada

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Triple Feature

The Crowd, 1928

Notes: Along with F.W. Murnau’s “Sunrise,” one of three films to be nominated for Best Picture, Unique and Artistic Production, at the first Academy Awards.

Director: King Vidor

Theater: The Silent Movie Theater

Showtime: 5:00pm

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The Young Painter, 1922

Notes: Early silent short starring Mary Astor.

Director: Herbert Blache

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The Bridge, 1928

Notes: Silent short about a train bridge in the Netherlands.

Director: Joris Ivens

Nights of Cabiria, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: Federico Fellini

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:35pm

Friday, June 22, 2007

Double Feature

The Elephant Man, 1980

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: David Lynch

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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The Straight Story, 1999

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: David Lynch

Utamaro and His Five Women, 1946

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Band Wagon, 1953

Notes: Screening.

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Big Country, 1958

Notes: Newly created print.

Director: William Wyler

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Street of Shame, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:15pm

An American in Paris, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:45pm

Fantastic Planet, 1973

Notes: Cine Insomnia. New 35mm print.

Director: Rene Laloux

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, June 23, 2007

The Band Wagon, 1953

Notes: Screening.

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:10pm, 7:30pm

An American in Paris, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:20pm, 9:45pm

Lawrence of Arabia, 1962

Notes: 70mm print.

Director: David Lean

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Utamaro and His Five Women, 1946

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Haunting, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Wise

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 9pm

Street of Shame, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:15pm

Full Metal Jacket, 1987

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Stanley Kubrick

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, June 24, 2007

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, 1969

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter R. Hunt

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 2:25pm, 7:30pm

The Man With the Golden Gun, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Hamilton

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:05pm, 10:10pm

New York, New York, 1977

Notes: Discussion following on the career of Boris Leven.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Monday, June 25, 2007

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, 1969

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter R. Hunt

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Color Purple, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Man With the Golden Gun, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Hamilton

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:05pm, 10:10pm

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

How the West Was Won, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, 1969

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter R. Hunt

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Man With the Golden Gun, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Hamilton

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:05pm, 10:10pm

Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Strangers on a Train, 1951

Notes: Discussion following with actor Farley Granger.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Wigstock: The Movie, 1995

Notes: Discussion following screening with director Barry Shils and performers Alexis Arquette, Jackie Beat, Holly Woodlawn.

Director: Barry Shils

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Scarface, 1932

Notes: Los Angeles Conservancy Screening.

Director: Howard Hawks

Theater: Alex Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, June 28, 2007

Double Feature

Only Angels Have Wings, 1939

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Howard Hawks

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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The Big Sky, 1952

Notes: Restored uncut version. Not on DVD.

Director: Howard Hawks

The Great Escape, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Sturges

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Scarecrow, 1973 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: A Q&A with Patrice Leconte follows the screening.

Director: Patrice Leconte

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

Friday, June 29, 2007

Double Feature

Rampage, 1963

Notes: New 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Phil Karlson

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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Harry Black and the Tiger, 1958

Notes: New 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Hugo Fregonese

Saturday, June 30, 2007

Jason and the Argonauts, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Don Chaffey

Theater: Getty Villa

Showtime: 1pm

The Great Escape, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Sturges

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Train, 1964

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: John Frankenheimer

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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13 Rue Madeleine, 1947

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Henry Hathaway

Roman Holiday, 1953

Notes: Screening.

Director: William Wyler

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 9pm

ET, 1982

Notes: Midnight Madness at the Rialto

Director: Steven Spielberg

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, July 1, 2007

Double Feature

Only Angels Have Wings, 1939

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Howard Hawks

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

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The Big Sky, 1952

Notes:Restored uncut version. Not on DVD.

Director: Howard Hawks

Monday, July 2, 2007

Tuesday, July 3, 2007

Wednesday, July 4, 2007

Thursday, July 5, 2007

The Bridge on the River Kwai, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: David Lean

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Friday, July 6, 2007

The Honeymoon Killers, 1970

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Warren Steibel

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

Lucas, 1986

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: David Seltzer

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, July 7, 2007

Fast Times at Ridgemont High, 1982 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Amy Heckerling

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 9pm

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, July 8, 2007

Monday, July 9, 2007

A Room With A View, 1986

Notes: Screening.

Director: James Ivory

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Thursday, July 12, 2007

Friday, July 13, 2007

Ravenous, 1999

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Antonia Bird

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

Saturday, July 14, 2007

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, July 15, 2007

Monday, July 16, 2007

Broadcast News, 1987

Notes: Screening.

Director: James L. Brooks

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

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