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

A TRIBUTE TO THE OSCARS
Double Feature! Tribute to Screenwriter Oscar Brodney!
Thu, Feb 4, 2016 • 7:30pm

Our tribute to the Oscars salutes screenwriter Oscar Brodney, who wrote both of these films starring James Stewart. First, the comedy classic HARVEY, in which Stewart stars opposite a 6-foot-3-inch invisible rabbit. Then he plays the title role in THE GLENN MILLER STORY as the influential swing band leader.


A TRIBUTE TO THE OSCARS
Double Feature! Tribute to Lyricist Oscar Hammerstein!
Fri, Feb 5, 2016 • 7:30pm

Our tribute to the Oscars continues with two classic musicals by Oscar Hammerstein. OKLAHOMA! stars Shirley Jones, Gordon MacRae and Rod Steiger, with revolutionary choreography by Agnes de Mille. In M-G-M's production of the Broadway hit SHOW BOAT, captain's daughter Kathryn Grayson falls in love with riverboat gambler Howard Keel while best friend Ava Gardner watches from afar.


A TRIBUTE TO THE OSCARS
Tribute to Wizard Oscar Z.P.I.N.H.E.A. Diggs!
Sat, Feb 6, 2016 • 3:00pm

Join us for a family matinee screening of the classic M-G-M musical fantasy! Dorothy Gale (Judy Garland) is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home.


A TRIBUTE TO THE OSCARS
Double Feature! Tribute to Performer Oscar Levant!
Sat, Feb 6, 2016 • 7:30pm

Our tribute to the Oscars features two classic musicals costarring Oscar Levant. First, Gene Kelly plays the title role in Vincente Minnelli’s Best Picture winner AN AMERICAN IN PARIS. Penned by Comden and Green, backstage musical THE BAND WAGON stars Fred Astaire as a washed-up dancer opposite Nanette Fabray.


OSCAR SEASON AT THE AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE 2016
Double Feature! George Miller In Person!
Mon, Feb 8, 2016 • 7:30pm

George Miller appears in person for a discussion between two of his action-packed MAD MAX films. First, the new MAD MAX: FURY ROAD, the critically acclaimed, non-stop thrill ride for which the director is Oscar nominated. Then, MAD MAX 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR, in which Mel Gibson tries to save the remnants of civilization.


OSCAR SEASON AT THE AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE 2016
Oscar Nominated Films! Director Matthew Heineman In Person!
Tue, Feb 9, 2016 • 7:30pm

Director Matthew Heineman joins us for a discussion following his new CARTEL LAND, a Best Documentary Oscar nominee that examines the battle against drug cartels on both sides of the Mexican border. Program begins with the Oscar-nominated animated short from Chile, "Bear Story."