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Egyptian and
Aero Theatres
Hollywood & Santa Monica
Thu, Mar 15, 2018 - Sun, Mar 25, 2018
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Arriving at the end of this month from filmmaker Steven Spielberg, READY PLAYER ONE is the exciting tale of a young man (Tye Sheridan) searching a virtual reality game for a hidden fortune in a dystopian future. In anticipation of the big screen adaptation of the bestseller, we present a weekend tribute including the legendary director’s sci-fi masterpieces CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND (in a beautiful 4K digital restoration) and E.T.: THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL, as well as his classic period drama THE COLOR PURPLE. Looking at PLAYER ONE’s head-spinning reality inversion from another direction, Masaaki Yuasa and Kôji Morimoto’s animated cult favorite MIND GAME is a stream-of-consciousness exploration of the afterlife exploding with gloriously colorful mages.

Series compiled by Gwen Deglise and Grant Moninger. Program notes by John Hagelston.

Both TheatresThu, Mar 15, 2018 - Sun, Mar 25, 2018
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Films in this Series at the Egyptian

Thu, Mar 15, 2018 - 7:30pm
Egyptian Theatre

Films in this Series at the Aero

Sat, Mar 24, 2018 - 7:30pm
Aero Theatre
Family Matinee!
Sun, Mar 25, 2018 - 4:00pm
Aero Theatre
Sun, Mar 25, 2018 - 7:30pm
Aero Theatre