Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
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Events at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood

In Person Guests!
Wed, Jan 23, 2019 • 7:30pm

This annual Focus on Female Directors shorts program celebrates the directorial work of Academy Award winners, cinema pioneers, actresses-turned directors, animators, documentarians, and the brightest stars emerging from film schools and the film festival circuits. Discussion following with filmmakers Domee Shi, Frances Kroon, Susan Bay Nimoy, Laurel Vail, Emma Westenberg and Rayka Zehtabchi.


ARGENTO/DE PALMA
Double Feature!
Thu, Jan 24, 2019 • 7:30pm

Dario Argento-Brian De Palma Double Feature! In landmark giallo SUSPIRIA, student Jessica Harper discovers witches at her dance academy. In CARRIE, teen misfit Sissy Spacek explodes in telekinetic rage after being victimized by classmates. Discussion following SUSPIRIA with actress Barbara Magnolfi.


ARGENTO/DE PALMA
Double Feature!
Fri, Jan 25, 2019 • 7:30pm

Dario Argento-Brian De Palma Double Feature! In BLOW OUT, John Travolta is a sound-effects man who accidentally records a fatal car crash that might be a hushed-up political assassination. INFERNO is the second part of Argento’s never-finished trilogy (with SUSPIRIA) about the Three Mothers, who rule the world with "sorrow, darkness and tears."


Author Craig Owens In Person!
Sat, Jan 26, 2019 • 2:00pm

Author Craig Owens’ illustrated presentation on Los Angeles' first five-star hotel includes tales of wild parties, backroom deals, strange deaths and even a few hauntings. The talk will be followed by silent shorts made by luminaries who frequented the Alexandria Hotel including Mary Pickford, Charlie Chaplin and Mack Sennett. Owens will sign his book Haunted by History Vol. 1With live musical accompaniment by Rick Friend.


Retroformat 2018
Live Music! In Person Guests!
Sat, Jan 26, 2019 • 7:30pm

In HIS PICTURE IN THE PAPERS, Douglas Fairbanks plays Pete Prindle, the son of a highly successful processed food magnate in this sassy satire about fame and advertising that, 100+ years later, still feels contemporary. Plus selected short films. Introduction by Fairbanks authorities Tracey Goessel and Kelley Smoot. with live musical accompaniment by Cliff Retallick.


ARGENTO/DE PALMA
Double Feature! Actress Nancy Allen In Person!
Sat, Jan 26, 2019 • 7:30pm

Cinematic Void January Giallo Double Feature! In Brian De Palma's DRESSED TO KILL, a killer stalks two very different women. Dario Argento's stylish thriller TENEBRAE follows a murder mystery writer whose work has inspired a serial slasher who targets women. Discussion between films with DRESSED TO KILL star Nancy Allen.