April 28 - May 1, 2016
The 7th edition of the TCM Classic Film Festival, presented by Turner Classic Movies returns to Hollywood. For more information see www.tcm.com. This is not a program of the American Cinematheque, but Cinematheque members will be offered a 50% discount on walk up tickets.
Free Screening! Shane Black and Ryan Gosling In Person!
Director Shane Black and actor Ryan Gosling appear in person for this screening of THE NICE GUYS, their new mystery set in 1970s Los Angeles. Free with RSVP to American Cinematheque and Drafthouse Victory members, who will receive invitations. No tickets will be sold to this event. Please arrive early - RSVP does not guarantee a seat.
Join us for Cinco de Mayo and our latest Latino Media Visions screening, PELÉ: BIRTH OF A LEGEND, the new biopic about the legendary Brazilian soccer star. The feature will be preceded by a seminar for independent filmmakers in the Spielberg Theatre, and followed by a reception in the courtyard.
Join us for an evening of fully restored films starring legendary comedy duo Laurel and Hardy. Shorts program includes “Helpmates,” “Their First Mistake,” “County Hospital” and Oscar winner “The Music Box,” followed by feature THE FLYING DEUCES, in which the boys join the French Foreign Legion.
Enjoy a day in historic Hollywood at the home of Hollywood's first movie premiere! Take a docent-led tour of the legendary 1922 Egyptian Theatre. See what it would have been like to be in a Grauman stage show with a visit to the dressing rooms and singers' boxes. Check out our state-of-the-art projection booth and more at this adaptively re-used historic landmark!
In this Cinematic Void screening, Linda Blair channels her inner Charles Bronson after a ruthless gang of drug-dealing dirtbags assaults her mute sister (Linnea Quigley) and murders her friend. Armed with crossbow, bear trap and a killer soundtrack, Blair seeks vengeance in this slice of ’80s cheese and sleaze.