Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
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Series at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood

Thu, Aug 15, 2019 - Sat, Aug 24, 2019

In celebration of Quentin Tarantino’s new ONCE UPON A TIME…IN HOLLYWOOD, the American Cinematheque presents films sharing the classic heading from around the world. Join us for favorites including ONCE UPON A TIME IN MEXICO, ONCE UPON A TIME IN CHINA, ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE WEST and ONCE UPON A TIME IN AMERICA.


Thu, Aug 8, 2019 - Sun, Aug 11, 2019

When Rutger Hauer passed away in July, cinema lost one of its most singular character actors. Our weekend salute to his English-speaking film career includes such favorites as BLADE RUNNER, LADYHAWKE and THE HITCHER.


Fri, Aug 2, 2019 - Sun, Aug 4, 2019

Seeing a movie in the 70mm format is a totally immersive, even exhilarating experience. Our August weekend of 70mm prints includes E.T.: THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL, THE THING, LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, and 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY.


Thu, Jul 11, 2019 - Thu, Aug 22, 2019

The escapist fantasy of screwball comedy and the gritty pessimism of film noir aren’t completely distinct. Our "Highballs and Screwballs" series salutes the intersection of dark and light with pairs of films sharing talent, a locale or story elements with such classics as DOUBLE INDEMNITY, HIS GIRL FRIDAY and KEY LARGO.


Sun, Jun 30, 2019 - Sat, Nov 16, 2019

Because early Hollywood's Production Code prohibited the portrayal of many sins on screen, "pre-Code" films made between 1930 and 1934 are beloved for their provocative content and rather risqué style. Join historian Kimberly Truhler for this six-part series, which introduces you to some of the most popular actresses of the pre-Code era through double features of their films.


Fri, Jun 28, 2019 - Sun, Jun 30, 2019

Czechoslovak New Wave pioneer Věra Chytilová overcame government suppression to create a body of work that was radical in form and boldly feminist. This weekend of highlights from a touring program saluting the filmmaker includes anarchic classics (DAISIES), sly satire (PANELSTORY) and early shorts.