We celebrate the 30th anniversary of Studio Ghibli with our most comprehensive survey yet of its animated films, including old favorites such as KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE and MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO along with more recent films THE WIND RISES, THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA, TALES FROM EARTHSEA and FROM UP ON POPPY HILL, plus many more! Most films are presented in original Japanese with English subtitles, except for two family matinees of English-dubbed versions.
Actor Jared Breeze, Producers Elijah Wood, Daniel Noah & Josh Waller & Writer Clay Chapman In Person!
A chilling portrait of a preteen sociopath, THE BOY screens once in the Rigler and four times in the Spielberg. A Q&A will follow the Friday night screening with actor Jared Breeze, producers Elijah Wood, Daniel Noah and Josh Waller and writer Clay Chapman!
Few performers have ever captured the heart and imagination of the public as superbly as actor Patrick Macnee (February 6, 1922 - June 25, 2015) in his role as John Steed in television’s “The Avengers.” This film series remembers his work in film, in Joe Dante's THE HOWLING and Rob Reiner's mockumentary THIS IS SPINAL TAP.
After series celebrating both sci-fi and fantasy of the 1980s earlier this year, it was inevitable that we'd top off the trifecta! The decade was truly a golden age of horror, giving us some of the most terrifying (and hard-to-kill) bad guys in cinema history, and we'll be revisiting some of our favorites on the big screen through August, many with special guests in person!
From such classics as M. HULOT'S HOLIDAY, PLAYTIME and the Oscar-winning MON ONCLE to the seldom-screened TRAFFIC, French filmmaker Jacques Tati has proved over and over again that he is a master of capturing the playful disconnect between humans and their surroundings.
Every July, hordes of genre fans descend on San Diego for the annual Comic-Con International - but why not stay in town for the Cinematheque's own "Comma-Con?" Series features IT’S A MAD, MAD, MAD, MAD WORLD, THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, ONE, TWO, THREE, KISS ME, STUPID, SALÒ, OR THE 120 DAYS OF SODOM and FASTER, PUSSYCAT! KILL! KILL!.