With a new version of “Twin Peaks” set to air on Showtime starting May 21, we’re serving up several double features pairing David Lynch’s work with other films that seem strangely connected. We serve up "pie and coffee" in the form of such favorites as BLUE VELVET, THE ELEPHANT MAN and FREAKS.
Nazis have served as all-purpose bad guys in virtually every genre of film; join us for such favorites as TO BE OR NOT TO BE, THE GREAT ESCAPE, CABARET and RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK as our heroes confront the Third Reich.
Discover the best of foreign-language cinema during our week of special screenings, January 2–6, 2017 at the Aero Theatre. Then join us for a FREE panel discussion with the filmmakers of the five nominated films, at the Egyptian Theatre on Saturday, January 7th.
Get in the holiday spirit with classics like IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE starring Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed or WHITE CHRISTMAS, as well as some untraditional holiday fare like horror film JACK FROST or DIE HARD.
Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY has been dazzling viewers for nearly half a century. The visionary sci-fi epic begs to be experienced on a big screen, and there’s no better time than now, with a new 70mm print of the film struck by Warner Bros. expressly for the American Cinematheque.
Our Argentina: New Cinema series returns with some of the best films to emerge from Buenos Aires and beyond in 2015 and 2016. The annual event includes several Los Angeles premieres; among the highlights are Argentina’s official Oscar submission, THE DISTINGUISHED CITIZEN, which will be presented with a Q&A with the co-director and producer and a reception following for all ticket buyers.