Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for August 1, 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, August 1, 2007

Labyrinth, 1986

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jim Henson

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 5pm, 7:30pm, 10pm

The Virgin Spring, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

It Happened One Night, 1934

Notes: Screening. (I will be at this screening!)

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Wild Strawberries, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:15pm

Thursday, August 2, 2007

Labyrinth, 1986

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jim Henson

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 5pm, 7:30pm, 10pm

The Virgin Spring, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Fool There Was, 1915 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Frank Powell

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Wild Strawberries, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:15pm

Friday, August 3, 2007

Samson and Delilah, 1949

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

Adam’s Rib, 1949

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: George Cukor

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Big Lebowski, 1998

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joel & Ethan Coen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

State of the Union, 1948

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:20pm

The Hudsucker Proxy, 1994

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joel & Ethan Coen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:45pm

Cry-Baby, 1990

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: John Waters

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, August 4, 2007

Double Feature

Battleship Potemkin, 1925

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Sergei Eisenstein

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

A Trip to Mars, 1918

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Holger-Madsen

The Big Lebowski, 1998

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joel & Ethan Coen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:05pm, 7:30pm

The Hudsucker Proxy, 1994

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joel & Ethan Coen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:20pm, 9:45pm

The Lion in Winter, 1968

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Anthony Harvey

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Pee Wee’s Big Adventure, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tim Burton

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

Harold and Maude, 1972

Notes: Midnight Madness Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, August 5, 2007

The Last American Virgin, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Boaz Davidson

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:50pm, 7:30pm

Fast Times at Ridgemont High, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Amy Heckerling

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:40pm, 9:20pm

Lola Montes, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Max Ophuls

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7pm

Monday, August 6, 2007

Grease, 1978 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Randal Kleiser

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Last American Virgin, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Boaz Davidson

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Godfather, Part III, 1990

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Fast Times at Ridgemont High, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Amy Heckerling

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:20pm

Tuesday, August 7, 2007

Undercurrent, 1946

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

So This is Paris, 1955

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Richard Quine

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Double Feature

Song of the Scarlet Flower, 1938

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Teuvo Tulio

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Cross of Love, 1946

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Teuvo Tulio

The Last American Virgin, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Boaz Davidson

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Fast Times at Ridgemont High, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Amy Heckerling

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:20pm

Wednesday, August 8, 2007

Cabiria, 1914

Notes: Screening.

Director: Giovanni Pastrone

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Out of Sight, 1998

Notes: Screening.

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Longest Day, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ken Annakin

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Underneath, 1995

Notes: Screening.

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:45pm

Thursday, August 9, 2007

Out of Sight, 1998

Notes: Screening.

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Flesh and the Devil, 1926 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clarence Brown

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Underneath, 1995

Notes: Screening.

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:45pm

Friday, August 10, 2007

Pierrot Le Fou, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 1:45pm, 4:30pm, 7:15pm, 9:50pm

Holiday, 1938

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: George Cukor

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

In the Mood for Love, 2000

Notes: Screening.

Director: Wong Kar Wai

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Bringing Up Baby, 1938

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Howard Hawks

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:15pm

Days of Being Wild, 1991

Notes: Screening.

Director: Wong Kar Wai

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

Troll 2, 1990

Notes: Cine Insomnia. Rare 35mm screening. Cast members in person.

Director: Claudio Fragasso

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, August 11, 2007

Pierrot Le Fou, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 1:45pm, 4:30pm, 7:15pm, 9:50pm

In the Mood for Love, 2000

Notes: Screening.

Director: Wong Kar Wai

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:40pm, 7:30pm

Days of Being Wild, 1991

Notes: Screening.

Director: Wong Kar Wai

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:35pm, 9:25pm

Double Feature

The Spy in Black, 1939

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Michael Powell

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Search, 1948

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Fred Zinnemann

Summertime, 1955

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: David Lean

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Suddenly, Last Summer, 1959

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:20pm

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

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Midnight Madness Screening.

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Revenge of the Nerds, 1984

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jeff Kanew

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Pierrot Le Fou, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 1:45pm, 4:30pm, 7:15pm, 9:50pm

Monday, August 13, 2007

Pierrot Le Fou, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 4:30pm, 7:15pm, 9:50pm

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, 1982 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Colin Higgins

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Bugsy, 1991

Notes: Screening.

Director: Barry Levinson

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Mary of Scotland, 1936

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: John Ford

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Pierrot Le Fou, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 4:30pm, 7:15pm, 9:50pm

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Pierrot Le Fou, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 4:30pm, 7:15pm, 9:50pm

Double Feature

On the Bowery, 1957

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Lionel Rogosin

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Documentaries by Vittorio de Seta, dates vary

Notes: Second “film” in double feature.

Director: Vittorio de Seta

Rear Window, 1954 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Mean Streets, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

Thursday, August 16, 2007

Pierrot Le Fou, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 4:30pm, 7:15pm, 9:50pm

Diary of a Lost Girl, 1929 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Mean Streets, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

Friday, August 17, 2007

Double Feature

The Big Parade, 1925

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: King Vidor

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Born to Be Bad, 1950

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Nicholas Ray

Alice Adams, 1935

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: George Stevens

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Dr. Strangelove, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, 1967

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Stanley Kramer

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:20pm

Being There, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

The Long Goodbye, 1973

Notes: Cine Insomnia. New 35mm print.

Director: Robert Altman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, August 18, 2007

Dr. Strangelove, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:05pm, 7:30pm

Being There, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5pm, 9:25pm

Double Feature

People on Sunday, 1929

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Robert Siodmak and Edgar G. Ulmer

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Mauvaise Graine, 1934

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder and Alexander Esway

Long Day’s Journey Into Night, 1962

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Sidney Lumet

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

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

The Breakfast Club, 1985

Notes: Midnight Madness Screening.

Director: John Hughes

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, August 19, 2007

Rolling Thunder, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Flynn

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:25pm, 7:30pm

Taxi Driver, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:20pm, 9:25pm

Double Feature

The Coward, 1965

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Satyajit Ray

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7pm

&

The Holy Man, 1965

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Satyajit Ray

Monday, August 20, 2007

Moulin Rouge!, 2001 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Baz Luhrmann

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Rolling Thunder, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Flynn

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Howards End, 1992

Notes: Screening.

Director: James Ivory

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Taxi Driver, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Break of Hearts, 1935

Notes: Tribute to Katharine Hepburn.

Director: Philip Moeller

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

The Spiral Road, 1962

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Robert Mulligan

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Irma La Douce, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Double Feature

The Open Road, 1926

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Claude Friese-Greene

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Symphony of a City, 1948

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Arne Sucksdorff

Clash of the Titans, 1981 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Desmond Davis

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, August 23, 2007

The Devil’s Circus, 1927 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Benjamin Christensen

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, August 24, 2007

Double Feature

One, Two, Three, 1961

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Love in the Afternoon, 1957

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder

Memories of Underdevelopment, 1968 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tomas Gutierrez Alea

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:30pm

Saturday, August 25, 2007

Susana, 1951 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Luis Bunuel

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 2pm

Rosaura at Ten O’Clock, 1958 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mario Soffici

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 3:40pm

Oriana, 1985 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fina Torres

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 5:30pm

The Place Without Limits, 1978 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Arturo Ripstein

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

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

Trainspotting, 1996

Notes: Midnight Madness Screening.

Director: Danny Boyle

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, August 26, 2007

The Woman of the Port, 1935 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Arcady Boytier

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1:30pm

Victims of Sin, 1950 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Emilio Fernandez

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 3pm

Double Feature

Hamlet, 1921

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Svend Gade and Heinz Schall

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7pm

&

The Floor Below, 1918

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Clarence G. Badger

Monday, August 27, 2007

Viva Las Vegas, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Sidney

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

42nd Street, 1933

Notes: Screening.

Director: Lloyd Bacon

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

Ganja and Hess, 1973

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Bill Gunn

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Love Massacre, 1981

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Patrick Tam

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Double Feature

The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, 1970

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Witness for the Prosecution, 1957

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder

Thursday, August 30, 2007

Manhandled, 1924 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alan Dwan

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, August 31, 2007

Saturday, September 1, 2007

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

Moulin Rouge, 2001

Notes: Midnight Madness Screening.

Director: Baz Luhrmann

Theater: Landmark’s Rialto Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, September 2, 2007

Monday, September 3, 2007

Guys and Dolls, 1955 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Huston

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

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