The Cinematheque again caps off the year with some of the funniest and most sophisticated films ever to hit the big screen: MY MAN GODFREY, W.C. Fields in THE BANK DICK, our annual New Year's Day Marx Brothers program, and much more!
In this year’s holiday series, you’ll have three chances to enjoy that seasonal evergreen IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE, plus our annual screening of AUNTIE MAME, as well as holiday favorites WHITE CHRISTMAS, ELF, DIE HARD, and more!
This year’s American Cinematheque Award honoree, Jerry Bruckheimer has an extraordinary ability to find stories that resonate with millions of viewers around the world. Forty years into an incomparable career, Hollywood’s most successful producer is still on the hunt for his next blockbuster. Join us for a retrospective of his films, including TOP GUN, AMERICAN GIGOLO, BAD BOYS, and BLACK HAWK DOWN.
Whether on stage or on screen, a Bob Fosse production packed an emotional punch that was just as powerful as its stunning visual style. With the publication this month of Sam Wasson’s biography Fosse, we salute the work of Hollywood’s last great song-and-dance man with screenings of his films CABARET, ALL THAT JAZZ, LENNY, and STAR 80.
Christian Bale is among the most sought-after stars in film today, and his riveting performance in the new thriller OUT OF THE FURNACE surely will turn up the heat even further. Join us for an advance Member screening of the film, as well as a retrospective of his memorable turns in AMERICAN PSYCHO, THE MACHINIST, and THE FIGHTER.
Join us at the Egyptian and Aero Theatres for our annual celebration of Italian cinema, opening with Italy’s official Oscar submission for Best Foreign-Language Film, Paolo Sorrentino’s dazzling THE GREAT BEAUTY, and continuing with 9 of Italy's best of the year, many of them making their Los Angeles premieres with special guests in person. The classic LA DOLCE VITA also joins this lineup of recent films alongside a new documentary on Federico Fellini.