Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for January 9, 2008

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, January 9, 2008

Sympathy for the Devil, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

Vertigo, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

Metropolis, 1927

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fritz Lang

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, January 10, 2008

Jazz on a Summer’s Day, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bert Stern & Aram Avakian

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, January 11, 2008

Let’s Get Lost, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bruce Weber

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 1pm, 4pm, 7pm

Double Feature

An American Dream, 1966

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Robert Gist

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Let No Man Write My Epitaph, 1960

Notes: New 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Philip Leacock

Nazarin, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Luis Bunuel

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

Evel Knievel, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Marvin J. Chomsky

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Last Chants for a Slow Dance, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jon Jost

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Back to the Future, 1985

Notes: Cine Insomnia.

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Let’s Get Lost, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bruce Weber

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 9:50pm

The Fugitive, 1947

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Ford

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 4pm

Double Feature

A Dandy in Aspic, 1968

Notes: New 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Deadly Affair, 1966

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Sidney Lumet

Enamorada, 1946

Notes: Screening.

Director: Emilio Fernandez

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

Careful, 1992

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Maddin

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Starcrash, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Luigi Cozzi

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:30pm

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

Demons, 1985 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Lamberto Bava

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, January 13, 2008

Let’s Get Lost, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bruce Weber

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 9:50pm

Tension, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Berry

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

Tarzan’s Greatest Adventure, 1959

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: John Guillermin

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Tarzan Escapes, 1936

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Thorpe

Double Feature

Run of the Arrow, 1957

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Sam Fuller

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Merrill’s Marauders, 1962

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Sam Fuller

Monday, January 14, 2008

Let’s Get Lost, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bruce Weber

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 9:50pm

Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Fort Apache, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Ford

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Knock on Any Door, 1949

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Nicholas Ray

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Let’s Get Lost, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bruce Weber

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

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

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Let’s Get Lost, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bruce Weber

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

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

The Apartment, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

Variety, 1925

Notes: Screening.

Director: E.A. Dupont

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, January 17, 2008

Let’s Get Lost, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bruce Weber

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

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

Anatomy of a Murder, 1959

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

The 7th Dawn, 1964

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Lewis Gilbert

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Stormy Weather, 1943

Notes: Screening.

Director: Andrew L. Stone

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, January 18, 2008

Double Feature

Laura, 1944

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Advise and Consent, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

A Flower in Hell, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Shin Sang-ok

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Secret Ceremony, 1968

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Joseph Losey

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Boom!, 1968

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Joseph Losey

Hollywood Man, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jack Starrett

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Northern Lights, 1978

Notes: Screening.

Director: Rob Nilsson & John Hanson

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Saturday, January 19, 2008

Double Feature

Porgy and Bess, 1959

Notes: Very rare film, never released on video or DVD.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Carmen Jones, 1954

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Casualties of War, 1989

Notes: Presented in 70mm.

Director: Brian de Palma

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Tarzan’s Greatest Adventure, 1959

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: John Guillermin

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Tarzan Escapes, 1936

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Thorpe

Eraserhead, 1978

Notes: Screening.

Director: David Lynch

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 9:10pm

Yeti: The Giant of the 20th Century, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Director: Gianfranco Parolini

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:30pm

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, January 20, 2008

He Ran All The Way, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Berry

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Exodus, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Battle of the Sexes, 1959

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Charles Crichton

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Mouse That Roared, 1959

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jack Arnold

Monday, January 21, 2008

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

The World, The Flesh and the Devil, 1959

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ranald MacDougall

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

F for Fake, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

The Wizard of Gore, 1970 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Herschell Gordon Lewis

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Double Feature

The Producers, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Twelve Chairs, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Double Feature

The Marines Who Never Returned, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Lee Man-hee

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Wildflowers on the Battlefield, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Lee Man-hee

Citizen Kane, 1941 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Dr. Strangelove, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

The Stone Rider, 1923

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fritz Wendhausen

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

The Magnificent Ambersons, 1942 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Thursday, January 24, 2008

Double Feature

Silent Movie, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

High Anxiety, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Double Feature

Angel Face, 1953

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Laura, 1944

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Citizen Kane, 1941 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Charlotte Zwerin

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

The Magnificent Ambersons, 1942 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Friday, January 25, 2008

Double Feature

Blazing Saddles, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

History of the World Part I, 1981

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Hurry Sundown, 1967

Notes: Rare film, not on DVD.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Bluebeard’s Castle, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Powell

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Citizen Kane, 1941 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Stunk Rock, 1978

Notes: Screening.

Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Whole Shootin’ Match, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Eagle Pennell

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

The Tales of Hoffmann, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Powell

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 8:45pm

The Magnificent Ambersons, 1942 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:50pm

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Citizen Kane, 1941 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 3:20pm, 7:30pm

The Magnificent Ambersons, 1942 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:40pm, 9:50pm

Double Feature

Spaceballs, 1987

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Robin Hood Men In Tights, 1993

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Double Feature

Bunny Lake is Missing, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The 13th Floor, 1951

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Otto Preminger

Archangel, 1990

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Maddin

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Visitor, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Giulio Paradisi

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:30pm

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

Cool as Ice, 1991 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: David Kellogg

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, January 27, 2008

The Big Night, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joseph Losey

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

Young Frankenstein, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Dracula Dead and Loving It, 1995

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

A Taste of Honey, 1961

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tony Richardson

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Advise and Consent, 1962

Notes: Discussion following film with actor Don Murray.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Monday, January 28, 2008

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Neptune’s Daughter, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: Edward Buzzell

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

The Wild One, 1953

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Laszlo Benedek

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Prova d’orchestra, 1978

Notes: Screening.

Director: Federico Fellini

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

Life Stinks, 1991

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Bonjour Tristesse, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Saint Joan, 1957

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Otto Preminger

2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968

Notes: Screening in 70mm.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, 1920

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fritz Lang

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, January 31, 2008

Double Feature

The Moon is Blue, 1953

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Otto Preminger

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Man With the Golden Arm, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Otto Preminger

Double Feature

Mingus, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Thomas Reichman

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

&

The Universal Mind of Bill Evans, 1966

Notes: Screening

Director: Louis Carvell

Friday, February 1, 2008

Double Feature

City Streets, 1931

Notes: Screening.

Director: Rouben Mamoulian

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Miracle Man, 1932

Notes: Screening.

Director: Norman McLeod

Triple Feature (NEW LISTING)

Beyond the Valley of the Dolls, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Russ Meyer

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

&

Up!, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Russ Meyer

&

Beneath the Valley of the Ultra Vixens, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Russ Meyer

Saturday, February 2, 2008

Double Feature

Hot Saturday, 1932

Notes: Screening.

Director: William Seiter

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

White Woman, 1933

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stuart Walker

Imitation of Life, 1959 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Douglas Sirk

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

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, February 3, 2008

The Spiritualist, 1948 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Bernard Vorhaus

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Happiness of the Katakuris, 2001

Notes: Screening.

Director: Takashi Miike

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 9:30pm

&

Visitor Q, 2001

Notes: Screening.

Director: Takashi Miike

Monday, February 4, 2008

Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Cimarron, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Wednesday, February 6, 2008

Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, 1920 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John S. Robertson

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, February 7, 2008

Ornette: Made in America, 1985 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Shirley Clarke

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, February 8, 2008

Bad Timing, 1980 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Nicholas Roeg

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Lorna, 1964 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Russ Meyer

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:30pm

Saturday, February 9, 2008

Portrait of Jason, 1967 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Shirley Clarke

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

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, February 10, 2008

The Woman on Pier 13, 1943 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Stevenson

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Ichi the Killer, 2001

Notes: Screening.

Director: Takashi Miike

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 9:30pm

&

Fudoh: The New Generation, 1996

Notes: Screening.

Director: Takashi Miike

Monday, February 11, 2008

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

East of Eden, 1955

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Elia Kazan

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

The Shop Around the Corner, 1940

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ernst Lubitsch

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

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