Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for August 29, 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.  Sorry for the lost week, had a ton of updates!

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

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Witness for the Prosecution, 1957

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Billy Wilder

El Topo, 1970 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

How to Marry a Millionaire, 1953

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jean Negulesco

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

The Holy Mountain, 1973 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Thursday, August 30, 2007

El Topo, 1970 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Manhandled, 1924

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alan Dwan

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

The Holy Mountain, 1973 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Friday, August 31, 2007

El Topo, 1970 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Holy Mountain, 1973 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Saturday, September 1, 2007

El Topo, 1970 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 2:50pm, 7:30pm

Monterey Pop, 1968 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Digitally-restored version.

Director: S.A. Pennebaker

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 5pm

The Holy Mountain, 1973 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:15pm, 9:50pm

Woodstock, 1970 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Much-extended director’s cut.

Director: Michael Wadleigh

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

What Ever Happened to Baby Janer, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Aldrich

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 8:30pm

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

Sunday, September 2, 2007

Vanishing Point, 1971 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard C. Sarafian

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:45pm, 7:30pm

Hells Angels on Wheels, 1967 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Rush

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:40pm, 9:25pm

Monday, September 3, 2007

Guys and Dolls, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Vanishing Point, 1971 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard C. Sarafian

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Hells Angels on Wheels, 1967 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Rush

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

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

Vanishing Point, 1971 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard C. Sarafian

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Hells Angels on Wheels, 1967 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Rush

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:25pm

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Sawdust and Tinsel, 1953 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Singin’ in the Rain, 1952

Notes: Screening.

Director: Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Summer with Monika, 1953 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:20pm

Thursday, September 6, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Sword of Doom, 1966

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Kihachi Okamoto

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Great Melee, 1964

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Eiichi Kudo

Sawdust and Tinsel, 1953 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Summer with Monika, 1953 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:20pm

Friday, September 7, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Zouzou, 1934

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Marc Allegret

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Princess Tam-Tam, 1935

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Edmond T. Greville

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

No Greater Glory, 1934

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Frank Borzage

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Boy From Stalingrad, 1943

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Sidney Salkow

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Pigs and Battleships, 1961

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Shohei Imamura

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Intentions of Murder, 1964

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Shohei Imamura

The Seventh Continent, 1989

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Haneke

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Karate Kid, 1984 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John G. Avildsen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Benny’s Video, 1992

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Haneke

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:20pm

Rocky, 1976 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John G. Avildsen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, September 8, 2007

The Karate Kid, 1984 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John G. Avildsen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 2:50pm, 7:30pm

Rocky, 1976 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John G. Avildsen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Swing Time, 1936

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: George Stevens

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

42nd Street, 1933

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Lloyd Bacon

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Vengeance is Mine, 1979

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Shohei Imamura

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Punishment Room, 1956

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Kon Ichikawa

Funny Games, 1997

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Haneke

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Hannah and Her Sisters, 1986 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Woody Allen

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 8:30pm

71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance, 1994

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Hanake

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

Sunday, September 9, 2007

The Wizard of Oz, 1939 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Victor Fleming

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 3pm

Harold and Maude, 1971 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:30pm, 7:30pm

A Thousand Clowns, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fred Coe

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:20pm, 9:20pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Repulsion, 1965

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Roman Polanski

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7pm

&

See No Evil, 1971

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Richard Fleischer

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

The Gay Divorcee, 1934

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Mark Sandrich

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Top Hat, 1935

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Mark Sandrich

Saturday Night Fever, 1977 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Badham

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Detective Office #23 – Go to Hell, Bastards!, 1963

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Seijun Suzuki

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Flower and the Angry Waves, 1964

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Seijun Suzuki

Monday, September 10, 2007

Saturday Night Fever, 1977 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Badham

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Harold and Maude, 1971 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Thousand Clowns, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fred Coe

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:20pm

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

The Maltese Falcon, 1941

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Huston

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Gandhi, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Attenborough

Theater: Fine Arts Theatre

Showtime: TBA

Shadow of a Doubt, 1943 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Harold and Maude, 1971 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Thousand Clowns, 1965 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fred Coe

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:20pm

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Decision at Sundown, 1957

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Budd Boetticher

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Last Posse, 1953

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Alfred Werker

Paper Moon, 1973 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Peter Bogdanovich

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

I’m No Angel, 1933 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Wesley Ruggles

Theater: Arclight Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Fanny and Alexander, 1982 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, September 13, 2007

Pink Floyd – The Wall, 1982 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 70mm Screening.

Director: Alan Parker

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Fanny and Alexander, 1982 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, September 14, 2007

Baraka, 1992 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 70mm Screening.

Director: Ron Fricke

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Midnight, 1939

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Mitchell Leisen

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife, 1943

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Ernst Lubitsch

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Riot on Sunset Strip, 1967

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Arthur Dreifuss

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

You are What You Eat, 1968

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Barry Feinstein

Boogie Nights, 1997 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Lonesome, 1928

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Fejos

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 8pm

Carousel, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Henry King

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Roller Boogie, 1979 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mark L. Lester

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 10:20pm

The Last Starfighter, 1984

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: Nick Castle

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, September 15, 2007

The Cool Ones, 1967 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Gene Nelson

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 4pm

Lawrence of Arabia, 1962 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 70mm Screening.

Director: David Lean

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Shopworn, 1932

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Nicholas Grinde

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Forbidden, 1932

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Frank Capra

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

The Trip, 1967

Notes: Print is slightly faded.

Director: Roger Corman

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Mondo Hollywood, 1967

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Robert Carl Cohen

South Pacific, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joshua Logan

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Boogie Nights, 1997 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Exorcist, 1973 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: William Friedkin

Theater: Cinespia

Showtime: 8:30pm

Roller Boogie, 1979 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mark L. Lester

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 10:20pm

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

Sunday, September 16, 2007

Play Time, 1967 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Tati

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 2:55pm, 7:30pm

Mon Oncle, 1958 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Tati

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:15pm, 9:50pm

The Wild Bunch, 1969 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 70mm Screening.

Director: Sam Peckinpah

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

It Happened One Night, 1934

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Whole Town’s Talking, 1935

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: John Ford

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

You’re Gonna Miss Me, 2005

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Keven McAlester

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Love-Ins, 1967

Notes: New 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Arthur Dreifuss

Monday, September 17, 2007

Play Time, 1967 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Tati

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Mon Oncle, 1958 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Tati

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

My Dream is Yours, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Demon Rage (aka Satan’s Mistress), 1982 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: James Polakof

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Scream of the Demon Lover, 1982 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jose Luis Merino

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:30pm

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

The Ritual, 1969 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Magician, 1958 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9pm

Thursday, September 20, 2007

2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: 70mm Screening.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Tight Spot, 1955

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Philip Karlson

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Between Midnight and Dawn, 1950

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Gordon Douglas

The Ritual, 1969 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Bridge on the River Kwai, 1957 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Richard Gladstein leads a discussion and introduces the film.

Director: David Lean

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Magician, 1958 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9pm

Friday, September 21, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Nothing Sacred, 1937

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: William A. Wellman

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Twentieth Century, 1934

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Howard Hawks

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Spider Baby, 1968

Notes: Rare archival print. Discussion between films with director Jack Hill, actors Sid Haig, Beverly Washburn, Quinn Redeker, Karl Schanzer and cinematographer Al Taylor.

Director: Jack Hill

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Pit Stop, 1969

Notes: Rare archival print.

Director: Jack Hill

The King and I, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Walter Lang

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Breakfast Club, 1985

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: John Hughes

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, September 22, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Cash on Demand, 1961

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Quentin Lawrence

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Scream of Fear, 1961

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Seth Holt

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Switchblade Sisters, 1975

Notes: Discussion between films with director Jack Hill.

Director: Jack Hill

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Coffy, 1973

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Jack Hill

Oklahoma!, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fred Zinnemann

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

Sunday, September 23, 2007

Day of the Locust, 1975 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Discussion after the film with Richard MacDonald’s widow, Oscar-winning costume designer Ruth Myers.

Director: John Schlesinger

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 5:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Easy Living, 1937

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Mitchell Leisen

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7pm

&

Hail the Conquering Hero, 1944

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Preston Sturges

Monday, September 24, 2007

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

White Heat, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: Raoul Walsh

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Never Steal Anything Small, 1959 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Charles Lederer

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Theodora Goes Wild, 1936

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Richard Boleslawski

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Here Comes Mr. Jordan, 1941

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Alexander Hall

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Friday, September 28, 2007

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Take a Letter, Darling, 1942

Notes: First film in double feature.

Director: Mitchell Leisen

Theater: Billy Wilder Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Bachelor Mother, 1939

Notes: Second film in double feature.

Director: Garson Kanin

Flower Drum Song, 1961

Notes: Screening.

Director: Henry Koster

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Dead Alive, 1992

Notes: Cine Insomnia. New 35mm print.

Director: Peter Jackson

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, September 29, 2007

The Sound of Music, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Wise

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

Sunday, September 30, 2007

Monday, October 1, 2007

Tuesday, October 2, 2007

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