Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
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Events at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica

THE RETURN OF 70MM
Producer Mark Magidson In Person!
Thu, Aug 17, 2017 • 7:30pm

A breathtaking collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion, in 70mm! Discussion following with producer Mark Magidson.


JAPANESE ARTHOUSE CLASSICS
Kenji Mizoguchi Double Feature!
Thu, Aug 24, 2017 • 7:30pm

Our Kenji Mizoguchi double feature begins with the Los Angeles Premiere of a new 4K restoration of UGETSU, the classic supernatural romance set in 16th-century Japan. Followed by THE LIFE OF OHARU, about a samurai’s daughter expelled from her station at the Imperial Palace for falling in love with a man below her rank. Both in Japanese with English subtitles.


JAPANESE ARTHOUSE CLASSICS
Hiroshi Teshigahara Double Feature!
Fri, Aug 25, 2017 • 7:30pm

Hiroshi Teshigahara Double Feature! In WOMAN IN THE DUNES, an entomologist searching for rare insects in remote sand dunes is lured to a house at the bottom of a large pit, where he is trapped with a lonely woman. The Twilight Zone-esque THE FACE OF ANOTHER stars Tatsuya Nakadai as a disfigured businessman who wears a mask to lead a double life. Both in Japanese with English subtitles.


JAPANESE ARTHOUSE CLASSICS
Yasujirô Ozu Double Feature!
Sat, Aug 26, 2017 • 7:30pm

Yasujirô Ozu Double Feature! One of the most acclaimed films of all time, TOKYO STORY is a heart-rending drama of elderly parents leaving their home village to visit their indifferent grown-up children in the city. Followed by Ozu's final film, AN AUTUMN AFTERNOON, in which a widower tries to look out for the daughter and youngest son who live with him. Both in Japanese with English subtitles.


Double Feature! Cary Elwes In Person!
Sun, Aug 27, 2017 • 7:30pm

Star Cary Elwes joins us in person for this double feature! In the new THE QUEEN OF SPAIN he plays leading man to actress Penelope Cruz on a chaotic film shoot in Franco-era Spain. Followed by tongue-in-cheek fairy tale THE PRINCESS BRIDE, in which he tries to save his beloved princess, Buttercup (Robin Wright).


THE RETURN OF 70MM
Thu, Aug 31, 2017 • 7:30pm

In 70mm! Gal Gadot stars as the title character in the epic action adventure from director Patty Jenkins (MONSTER). An Amazonian princess leaves her island home to explore the world and, in doing so, becomes one of the world's greatest heroes.