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

AUDACIOUS DEBUTS
Double Feature!
Wed, Jul 11, 2018 • 7:30pm

Two Brilliant Debut Films! Terrence Malick's BADLANDS is a violent folktale starring Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek as amoral young killers. In Joel and Ethan Coen's BLOOD SIMPLE, a Texas bar owner hires a corrupt detective (M. Emmet Walsh) to kill his unfaithful wife (Frances McDormand) and her lover.


AUDACIOUS DEBUTS
Double Feature!
Thu, Jul 12, 2018 • 7:30pm

Two audacious debut features! Quentin Tarantino’s RESERVOIR DOGS pits five different criminals brought together by an elderly mastermind against an undercover cop who sabotages their jewelry store heist. In Mike Hodges’ GET CARTER Michael Caine stars as a ruthless London mob enforcer out for revenge after his brother has been murdered.


AUDACIOUS DEBUTS
Double Feature!
Fri, Jul 13, 2018 • 7:30pm

Two Great Debut Features! In Richard Kelly's DONNIE DARKO, the titular teen survives a freak accident, only to be visited by disturbing visions of the future. In Sam Raimi’s THE EVIL DEAD, a group of five college students is trapped in a demon-infested mountain cabin.


AUDACIOUS DEBUTS
Double Feature!
Sat, Jul 14, 2018 • 7:30pm

Two Great Debut Features! Orson Welles was only 25 when he directed the masterpiece CITIZEN KANE, in which he plays a ruthless man who built a newspaper publishing empire. In Paul Thomas Anderson’s thrilling debut HARD EIGHT, seasoned professional gambler Philip Baker Hall takes on a young homeless John C. Reilly as his protégé.


AUDACIOUS DEBUTS
Double Feature!
Sun, Jul 15, 2018 • 7:30pm

Two Surreal First Features! David Lynch's distinctive debut ERASERHEAD stars Jack Nance as the father of a mutant baby in a parody of working-class life in a nightmarish industrial world. Director Spike Jonze and writer Charlie Kaufman made Oscar-nominated feature debuts with BEING JOHN MALKOVICH, about a puppeteer (John Cusack) who discovers a secret portal leading into the mind of the famed actor.


HUMPHREY BOGART, HOLLYWOOD LEGEND
Double Feature!
Thu, Jul 19, 2018 • 7:30pm

Humphrey Bogart Double Feature! Nicholas Ray's IN A LONELY PLACE stars Bogart as a screenwriter accused of murder. In DEADLINE U.S.A. he plays a crusading newspaper editor out to expose a gangster while juggling commercial needs with the public interest. Introduction by Alan K. Rode of the Film Noir Foundation.