Sterling Hayden was contemplative in action roles and forceful in quieter dramatic ones – he was a thinking man and woman's movie star. In honor of his 100th birthday, a selection of his finest performances will screen at the Cinematheque, including such classics as THE KILLING, JOHNNY GUITAR and THE GODFATHER.
Crispin Hellion Glover will appear live for two days of his BIG SLIDE SHOW and to show Parts I & 2 of the "It" Trilogy. He will also do a Q&A, sign his books and show a clip of his latest film. Tickets are now on sale on www.fandango.com
RACK FOCUS is a new initiative from the American Cinematheque to screen an ongoing, progressive slate of women-oriented programming and events in the Spielberg and Egyptian Theatres in Hollywood, California. Focusing on women’s contributions to film history and to current filmmaking trends, RACK FOCUS programming highlights women in all aspects of the film industry and showcases their films to Cinematheque members and audiences.
As we close in on the 88th Academy Awards presentation on February 28, join us for our yearly staples including the Oscar-Nominated Shorts programs, 89.3 KPCC’s "FilmWeek" Oscar Preview, and panel discussions with the Oscar-Nominated Editors and Production Designers and Set Decorators.
Join us for some of the greatest films to ever celebrate amour in its many forms. At the Egyptian, three films that underline the principle that “opposites attract”: BLADE RUNNER, KING KONG and HAROLD AND MAUDE. At the Aero, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and WINGS OF DESIRE (both shot by cinematographer Henri Alekan), Woody Allen’s ANNIE HALL and THE PURPLE ROSE OF CAIRO, and perennial favorite BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S.