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Membership Offers:




Some of the great benefits you will receive by becoming a member of The American Cinematheque.

* Ticket discounts

* Free tickets

* 2 free admissions the month of your birthday,

* Tax-Deduction

* Invitations to private member screenings throughout the year

And at upper-Levels ..

* Addiitional free tickets

* Vouchers for t-shirts, tote-bags

* Invitations to private receptions.....

* Discounts at various film festivals held in Los Angeles throughout the year we work with.

* Discounts on restaurants and shops and DVD outlets from Santa Monica to Pasadena

Also, think about buying a gift membership for that film lover in your life. It’s tax-deductible. For more information about our schedule, membership levels, ticket sales, etc, please go to our website at

Buy a membership on our website now.

For more info or answers to your most pressing questions, please email Membership Manager, Andrew P. Crane or call 323/461-2020, x 112.

This is for new or expired members. A chance to support a great cultural organization as well as having the opportunity to see some amazing guests at both the historic Egyptian Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard or the historic Aero Theatre on Montana Ave in Santa Monica.


Special membership incentives are offered to new members from time to time. Check here for details.

Ask for details at either box office.

Your Membership is Valid at Two Theatres!

American Cinematheque memberships are honored at both the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood and the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica.

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For Special Membership Offers click here.

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American Cinematheque Memberships make thoughtful gifts all year long.

And if you are looking for a special gift at a smaller price, consider one of our limited edition, 100% cotton, black T-shirt in men's and women's sizes (Small thru XXL) featuring a beautiful rendering of the Egyptian Theatre by Los Angeles artist David Trulli. T-shirts are $15 for American Cinematheque Members and $20 for non-members. Click Check out David’s official website at this address to view the image silk-screened on the t-shirt in white. Also on David Trulli's website, are many more examples of his "noirish" scratchboard interpretations of the Los Angeles landscape, as well as information about the scratchboard technique.


Enjoy a year’s worth of film-lovers' benefits!

Membership Benefits

All members are entitled to purchase advance tickets to all shows by fax or by mail!

(Memberships must be renewed yearly)

Student/Senior ($55)

Individual Member ($65)

Ticket discount (one per regular performance), and discounts on Cinematheque merchandise.

Two Free ticket vouchers good for one year from date of joining & two free tickets in your birthday month.

Dual Membership ($125)

Ticket discount (two per regular performance),and discounts on Cinematheque merchandise

Friend ($175)

Ticket discount (two per regular performance), discounts on merchandise, two complimentary tickets, FREE T-shirt and invitations to private screenings.

Contributing Member ($350)

Friend benefits, with four complimentary tickets, FREE tote bag and invitations to VIP receptions.

Supporting Member ($600)

Contributing Benefits, with 8 complimentary tickets, and acknowledgment in the Cinematheque publication.

Sustaining Member ($1,200)

Supporting Member benefits, plus two tickets to the Cinematheque’s annual black-tie gala, The Moving Picture Ball.

Corporate Member ($2500)

Sustaining Member benefits, plus 200 free tickets and discount on theatre rental.

*Additional benefit opportunities become available throughout the year. Some currently include special member only screenings, free birthday screenings and special offers on magazine subscriptions, restaurants, film festivals, software and e-mail/internet service providers.

KCRW members get 10% off when purchasing a new Cinematheque membership. Please show valid card.

USC ALUMNI ASSOCIATION MEMBERS get 20% off when purchasing a NEW membership.

20% off any level of NEW membership for Columbia College Chicago Alumni  Network members. Show your membership card at the box office or mail a copy when you join by mail. 

20% off any level of NEW membership for Pasadena Art Center Alumni. Show your valid membership card at the box office or mail a copy if you join by mail.


Member News (Special Discounts for Members Only!)

Buying Member Tickets (Egyptian)




Moving Picture Ball

Aero Theatre


Egyptian Theatre Home

SCHEDULE (Egyptian by series)

SCHEDULE (Egyptian by date)


TICKETS (Egyptian)



eoh_gold.gif (1791 bytes)Ticket sales only cover a portion of the costs involved in presenting the rare and unusual film series that you enjoy at the Egyptian & Aero Theatres. Show your support for the American Cinematheque by becoming a member today. When you join, you will not only receive the benefits mentioned here, but you will be contributing to the continued preservation of the historic Egyptian Theatre as both an important Hollywood landmark, and as a working movie theatre where future generations of film lovers can enjoy movies on the big screen as they are meant to be seen. Memberships make great gifts for film enthusiasts. See below for membership rates and benefits. To read our membership brochure and member comments click here.


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What is the American Cinematheque?

If you love movies, then you should be a part of the American Cinematheque.

We are the only public, alternative screening organization in town that offers such a wide variety of film & video programming from all over the world on a weekly basis!

As a member you’ll have an opportunity to enjoy discounted tickets for foreign films, classic films, American Independents, documentaries, experimental work, short subjects, animation, special formats, in-person tributes to directors and actors, rare films, "lost" films, collectors’ prints and more! Memberships also make excellent gifts for film-lovers!

The Cinematheque worked with the Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of Los Angeles to develop the historic Egyptian Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, as a permanent home. It is a state-of-the-art theatre within a building steeped in movie history. There is no better screen to watch movies on!

The American Cinematheque is a non-profit (501 C (3)) organization. Your contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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Sign Me Up!


Send with your first and last name, mailing address and phone number to:

American Cinematheque
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028
Attn.: Membership

Fax: 323.461-9737
Tel: 323.461-2020, ext. 112 (Andrew Crane)

If you join via e-mail you can send your credit card information in two separate e-mails for security purposes.

Or click for a printable membersip/ticket order form.

Indicate if this is a New Membership or a Renewal

Checks should be made payable to the American Cinematheque. If you wish to use a credit card please include the following information:

Your first and last name, your credit card #, the expiration date on the card and your name as it appears on the card. If using a credit card you may e-mail all of the above information to Incomplete orders will not be processed. Your name will be on a list at the box office if you wish to use your membership discount immediately (prior to the receipt of your membership card). .

For more information about Membership call Membership Manager, Andrew Crane at 323.461.2020, ext. 112.