Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
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Events at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica

TOUGH GUYS FINISH FIRST: A ROBERT MITCHUM CENTENNIAL
Double Feature!
Sat, Aug 5, 2017 • 7:30pm

Robert Mitchum Double Feature! Charles Laughton's sole film as a director, THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER stars Mitchum as a sociopathic wandering preacher who blithely robs and murders gullible yokels. In CROSSFIRE, he costars with Robert Young and Robert Ryan in a noir-tinged drama of former soldiers under investigation for murder. Introduction by author Preston Neal Jones.


TOUGH GUYS FINISH FIRST: A ROBERT MITCHUM CENTENNIAL
Double Feature!
Sun, Aug 6, 2017 • 7:30pm

Robert Mitchum Centennial Double Feature! THE FRIENDS OF EDDIE COYLE stars Mitchum as a blue-collar fence squeezed between the feds and his hoodlum cohorts, all while trying to support his family. In THE YAKUZA, he plays a world-weary private eye who joins up with a kendo instructor to rescue a wartime buddy’s kidnapped daughter in Japan.


THE RETURN OF 70MM
Thu, Aug 10, 2017 • 7:30pm

70mm! Sex-starved space vampire Mathilda May terrorizes the world while looking for something to wear, in director Tobe Hooper’s gleeful, over-the-top sci-fi flick; Steve Railsback co-stars as the love-struck astronaut dazzled by May’s charms.


THE RETURN OF 70MM
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 • 7:30pm

In 70mm! John Carpenter's darker and more disturbing take on the 1951 sci-fi classic pits helicopter pilot Kurt Russell and a crew of Arctic scientists against a ravenous, shape-shifting alien being.


THE RETURN OF 70MM
Sat, Aug 12, 2017 • 7:30pm

In 70mm! Legendary Muppets creator Jim Henson was inspired by a Lewis Carroll poem to create his own fairy tale about Jen, the last surviving Gelfling, who is sent by his dying master on an epic quest to fulfill his destiny to heal the fractured Dark Crystal.


THE RETURN OF 70MM
Double Feature!
Sun, Aug 13, 2017 • 7:30pm

70mm Double Feature! Blockbuster fantasy LAST ACTION HERO stars Arnold Schwarzenegger as a movie character come to life. In Walter Hill’s STREETS OF FIRE, Michael Paré stars as an enigmatic loner who comes back to town to save former gal-pal Diane Lane from the clutches of sinister biker chieftain Willem Dafoe.