In the Spielberg/El Rey's 'The People’s Network’ Theatre at the Egyptian:
This fascinating documentary charts the glories, failures and turbulent history behind acclaimed sci-fi comic 2000AD, a uniquely British property that has influenced everything from ROBOCOP and “Dr. Who” to Anthrax and Portishead.
After his teenage daughter Kanako has gone missing, an ex-cop launches a search for the girl - and is shocked to discover that her secret life was far from her squeaky clean image. But he's no angel either; an alcoholic discharged from the force in the aftermath of a brutal beating, he has a violent streak that only escalates as he pursues leads deeper into the Japanese underworld.
BEYOND FEST 2014
Creator Jean-Marc Rochette & Comic Book Writer Ed Brubaker In Person!
Director Bong Joon-ho's dazzling sci-fi thriller, based on the French graphic novel and starring Chris Evans, Ed Harris, Tilda Swinton and Octavia Spencer, is followed by a discussion with Snowpiercer creator Jean-Marc Rochette and comic book writer Ed Brubaker.
BEYOND FEST 2014
Free Screening! Director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon & Producer Jason Blum In Person!
Director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (“American Horror Story”) crafts a clever whodunit based on a terrifying true story. 65 years after a masked serial killer terrorized the small town of Texarkana, the “moonlight murders” begin again. Is it a copycat or something even more sinister? A lonely high school girl, with dark secrets of her own, may be the key to catching the murderer.
Don't miss your last chance to catch the exclusive L.A. engagement of this genre-defying film, fusing cinematic drama with reality by weaving a fictitious 24-hour journey through the life of musician and international cultural icon Nick Cave. Screening in the Spielberg.