Our Nazi villains series finishes with this superlative WWII drama chronicling the real-life, large-scale prison camp escape of Allied POWs in Germany, featuring Steve McQueen, James Garner, Charles Bronson, James Coburn, Richard Attenborough and Donald Pleasence.
Cinematic Void presents this Dario Argento-esque shocker, in which the newly married Julie Wardh has become the object of affection to two other men. Unfortunately for Julie, one of the three men in her life is also a straight razor-wielding killer. Program begins with a live saxophone quartet perfroming Italian horror-influenced music and other grindhouse cinema hits.
An illustrated presentation on Sunset Boulevard's art deco era Earl Carroll Theatre, Hollywood's newest Historic Cultural Monument, will be given by Richard Adkins of Hollywood Heritage and Marc Wanamaker of the Bison Archives. This nightclub, famous for its "Vanities" stage revues, opened on December 26, 1938 and through the decades became the Moulin Rouge, The Aquarius Theatre, psychedelic rock club Kaleidoscope and other entertainment venues. The 1940 film A NIGHT AT EARL CARROLL'S, will play following the lecture at approximately 2 PM. An exhibit of artifacts from the night club will also be on display at the Egyptian and Hollywood Heritage Museum.
In honor of his birthday, we remember the legendary casting director Marvin Paige with a classic film favorite, Alfred Hitchcock’s NORTH BY NORTHWEST. Join us at 4:30 PM for a pre-screening reception courtesy of Midcentury Productions in the lobby. Film starts at 5:30 PM. Discussion following the feature with actor Martin Landau.