Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for April 8, 2009

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 2001 back (with a few notable exceptions), playing in theaters, museums, and other locations.

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Vertigo, 1958 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Laemmle’s Playhouse 7 & Laemmle’s Town Center 5

Showtime: 11am

Z, 1969

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Costa-Gavras

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 4pm, 7pm, 9:55pm

Double Feature

Confidential Report, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Journey Into Fear, 1943

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Vertigo, 1958 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Laemmle’s Music Hall 3

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Minnie and Moskowitz, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Cassavetes

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Love Streams, 1984

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Cassavetes

The Lady From Shanghai, 1947

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Orson Welles

Theater: ArcLight Cinemas – Hollywood

Showtime: 8pm

The General, 1927

Notes: Screening.

Director: Buster Keaton & Clyde Bruckman

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Z, 1969

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Costa-Gavras

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: 4pm, 7pm, 9:55pm

Double Feature

The Trial, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Macbeth, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Double Feature

Two O’Clock Courage, 1945

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Desperate, 1947

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Anthony Mann

Double Feature

Minnie and Moskowitz, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Cassavetes

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Love Streams, 1984

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Cassavetes

Double Feature

Rock in Reykvaik, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fridrik Thor Fridriksson

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

&

Debt Begins at Twenty, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stephanie Beroes

Friday, April 10, 2009

Double Feature

Touch of Evil, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Lady From Shanghai, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Prelude to Happiness, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Gidney Talley Jr.

Theater: Egyptian/Spielberg Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Enforcer, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: Raoul Walsh

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Convicted, 1950

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Henry Levin

Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles, 1975

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Chantal Akerman

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Thin Man, 1934

Notes: Screening.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

After the Thin Man, 1936

Notes: Screening.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke

Double Feature

Fortune and Men’s Eyes, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Harvey Hart

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Caged Men, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ed Forsyth

Holy Mountain, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Theater: Art Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Casablanca, 1942

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: Fairfax Cinemas

Showtime: Midnight

The Last Temptation of Christ, 1988

Notes: CineInsomnia screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Reservoir Dogs, 1992

Notes: Screening.

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

L’Urlo, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tinto Brass

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, April 11, 2009

Double Feature

The Thin Man, 1934

Notes: Screening.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Thin: 3:20pm & 7:30pm; After: 5:15pm & 9:25pm

&

After the Thin Man, 1936

Notes: Screening.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke

Double Feature

Citizen Kane, 1941

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Magnificent Ambersons, 1942

Notes: Screening.

Director: Orson Welles

Double Feature

Women of all Nations, 1931

Notes: Screening.

Director: Raoul Walsh

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Not Exactly Gentlemen (A.K.A. Three Rogues), 1931

Notes: Screening.

Director: Benjamin Stoloff

Double Feature

The Racket, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Cromwell

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Woman on Pier 13, 1949

Notes: New 35mm print. Not on DVD.

Director: Robert Stevenson

Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles, 1975

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Chantal Akerman

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Ordet, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Carl Theodor Dreyer

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Mothra, 1961 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Ishiro Honda

Theater: Fine Arts 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

Eliminators, 1986

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter Manoogian

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Madeline, 1998 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Daisy von Scherler Mayer

Theater: Fine Arts Theatre

Showtime: 2:30pm

Double Feature

It Happened One Night, 1934

Notes: Screening.

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Night: 3:05pm & 7:30pm; Shrew: 5:10pm & 9:35pm

&

The Taming of the Shrew, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Franco Zeffirelli

Easter Parade, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: Charles Walters

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

While the City Sleeps, 1956

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Fritz Lang

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, 1956

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Fritz Lang

Monday, April 13, 2009

Swing High, Swing Low, 1937

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mitchell Leisen

Theater: The Bridge

Showtime: 1pm

Annie Hall, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Woody Allen

Theater: ArcLight Cinemas – Sherman Oaks

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

It Happened One Night, 1934

Notes: Screening.

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Taming of the Shrew, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Franco Zeffirelli

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Gaby, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Curtis Bernhardt

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

The Philadelphia Story, 1940

Notes: Free admission.

Directors: George Cukor

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Triple Feature

The Loved One, 1965

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Tony Richardson

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

&

Blinky, 1988

Notes: Screening

Director: Bruce and Norman Yonemoto and Jeffrey Vallance

&

Gates of Heaven, 1978

Notes: Screening

Director: Errol Morris

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Run, Tecato, Run, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Efrain Gutierrez

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

A Place in the Sun, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Directors: George Stevens

Theater: ArcLight Cinemas – Hollywood

Showtime: 8pm

College, 1927

Notes: Screening.

Director: Buster Keaton & James W. Horne

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Double Feature

Woman Next Door, 1981

Notes: Screening.

Director: Francois Truffaut

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Read My Lips, 2001

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Audiard

Double Feature

Deadline USA, 1952

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Richard Brooks

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Chicago Deadline, 1949

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Lewis Allen

Triple Feature

Julie Darling, 1983

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Nicholas and Maurice Smith

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Poor Pretty Eddie, 1975

Notes: Screening.

Director: Chris Robinson and David Worth

&

Psycho from Texas, 1975

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jack Collins and Jim Feazell

Double Feature

Breaking Glass, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Brian Gibson

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

&

La Brune et Moi, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Philippe Puicouyoul

Breaking Away, 1979

Notes: Free admission.

Directors: Peter Yates

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 8:30pm

Friday, April 17, 2009

Double Feature

The Thomas Crown Affair, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Norman Jewison

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Against All Odds, 1984

Notes: Screening.

Director: Taylor Hackford

Gamperaliya, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Lester James Peries

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The October Man, 1947

Notes: Not on DVD. New 35mm print.

Director: Roy Ward Baker

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Sleep, My Love, 1948

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Douglas Sirk

Double Feature

Surf II, 1984

Notes: Screening.

Director: Randall M. Badat

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Carnival Magic, 1981

Notes: Screening.

Director: Al Adamson

8 1/2, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Federico Fellini

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Myra Breckinridge, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Sarne

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Sometimes Aunt Martha Does Dreadful Things, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Thomas Casey

Nerosubianco, 1969

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tinto Brass

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, April 18, 2009

Mary Poppins, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Stevenson

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 3pm

Princess Yang Kwei Fei, 1955 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 4pm

All Day Dolph Lundgren Film Fest

Red Scorpion, 1989

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joseph Zito

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 4pm

&

Universal Soldier, 1992

Notes: Screening.

Director: Roland Emmerich

&

Rocky IV, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sylvester Stallone

&

The Punisher, 1989

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mark Goldblatt

The Tale of Genji, 1951 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Kozaburo Yoshimura

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 7pm

Double Feature

Witness/b>, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter Weir

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Mosquito Coast, 1986

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter Weir

Ruthless, 1948

Notes: Preceded by short “News of the Day Vol. 19, No. 257” (1948) and short “Popular Science, Vol. J6-5.”

Directors: Edgar G. Ulmer

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Prowler, 1951

Notes: Not on DVD. Restored 35mm print.

Director: Joseph Losey

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Chance Meeting, 1959

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Joseph Losey

Gertrud, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Carl Theodor Dreyer

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Tingler, 1959 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: William Castle

Theater: Fine Arts 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

I Come in Peace, 1990

Notes: Screening.

Director: Craig R. Baxley

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Double Feature

Passage to Suez, 1943

Notes: New 35mm print. Ann Savage memorial tribute. Free admission.

Director: Andre de Toth

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 1:30pm

&

My Winnipeg, 2007

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Maddin

The Buccaneer, 1938

Notes: Preceded by short “Gretchen Comes Across” (1938) and short “Barcarolle” (1954).

Directors: Cecil B. DeMille

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 2pm

Spartacus, 1960

Notes: Uncut version.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5:30pm

Double Feature

Julia, 1977

Notes: Screening.

Director: Fred Zinnemann

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The English Patient, 1996

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Minghella

Double Feature

Walk Softly, Stranger, 1950

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Robert Stevenson

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Chicago Syndicate, 1955

Notes: Not on DVD.

Director: Fred F. Sears

Monday, April 20, 2009

Young Frankenstein, 1974 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Mel Brooks

Theater: ArcLight Cinemas – Sherman Oaks

Showtime: 7:30pm

Spartacus, 1960

Notes: Uncut version.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 8pm

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Vivacious Lady, 1938

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Stevens

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

Taxi Driver, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Hardcore, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Schrader

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Double Feature

Taxi Driver, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Hardcore, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Paul Schrader

The Barefoot Contessa, 1954

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Theater: ArcLight Cinemas – Hollywood

Showtime: 8pm

Steamboat Bill, Jr., 1928

Notes: Screening.

Director: Buster Keaton & Charles Reisner

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Red Dawn, 1984

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Milius

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

In the Realm of the Senses, 1976

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Empire of Passion, 1978

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Friday, April 24, 2009

Double Feature

Pleasures of the Flesh, 1965

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Japanese Summer: Double Suicide, 1967

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Double Feature

All About Eve, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Big Knife, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Aldrich

The Toxic Avenger, 1985

Notes: Special performance by Lloyd Kaufman.

Director: Lloyd Kaufman

Theater: Art Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

The Big Lebowski, 1998

Notes: CineInsomnia screening.

Director: Joel Coen

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, April 25, 2009

The Time Machine, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Pal

Theater: The Alex Theatre

Showtime: 2pm, 8pm

Double Feature

All About Eve, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Eve: 2:40pm & 7:30pm; Knife: 5:20pm & 10:10pm

&

The Big Knife, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Aldrich

Double Feature

The Sweet Hereafter, 1997

Notes: Screening.

Director: Atom Egoyan

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Family Viewing, 1987

Notes: Screening.

Director: Atom Egoyan

Double Feature

Cruel Story of Youth, 1960

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Shiro From Amakusa, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Earth vs. The Flying Saucers, 1956 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Fred F. Sears

Theater: Fine Arts 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

Angus, 1995

Notes: Screening.

Director: Patrick Read Johnson

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Dirty Dancing, 1987

Notes: Screening.

Director: Emile Ardolino

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 2pm

Double Feature

Lost Horizon, 1937

Notes: Screening.

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 5pm

&

The Train, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Frankenheimer

Double Feature

Violence at Noon, 1966

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Diary of a Shinjuku Thief, 1968

Notes: New 35mm print.

Director: Nagisa Oshima

Monday, April 27, 2009

Double Feature

Lost Horizon, 1937

Notes: Screening.

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Train, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Frankenheimer

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Till the Clouds Roll By, 1947

Notes: Screening.

Director: Richard Whorf

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

Lost Horizon, 1937

Notes: Screening.

Director: Frank Capra

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Train, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Frankenheimer

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Lola Montes, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Max Ophuls

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Sweet Smell of Success, 1957

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alexander Mackendrick

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Stray Dog, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: Akira Kurosawa

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Cimino

Some Like it Hot, 1959 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Billy Wilder

Theater: ArcLight Cinemas – Hollywood

Showtime: 8pm

The Cameraman, 1928

Notes: Screening.

Director: Edward Sedgwick

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, April 30, 2009

Double Feature

Beetlejuice, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tim Burton

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Batman, 1989

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tim Burton

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Stray Dog, 1949

Notes: Screening.

Director: Akira Kurosawa

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Cimino

Friday, May 1, 2009

Urgh! A Music War, 1981 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: CineInsomnia screening.

Director: Derek Burbidge

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, May 2, 2009

It Came From Beneath the Sea, 1955 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Robert Gordon

Theater: Fine Arts 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

My Bodyguard, 1980 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Directors: Tony Bill

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, May 3, 2009

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Winchester ’73, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Winchester: 3:45pm & 7:30pm; River: 5:40pm & 9:25pm

&

Bend of the River, 1952

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Monday, May 4, 2009

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Winchester ’73, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Bend of the River, 1952

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Double Feature (NEW LISTING)

Winchester ’73, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Bend of the River, 1952

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

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