|Special Events in July:Some events will repeat at
the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood.
Thursday, July 27 - 7:30 PM
LASTING IMPRESSIONS. The monthly series featuring screenings and
conversations with moviemakers. This time out, actors Elliot Gould and George Segal join
host Ed Crasnick for this special screening of CALIFORNIA SPLIT.
CALIFORNIA SPLIT, 1974, Sony
Repertory, 108 min. Director Robert Altmans comically bittersweet patchwork
quilt of interwoven lives in Las Vegas stands as one of his most rewarding movies. Elliot
Gould, as the consequences-be-damned free spirit, and George Segal, as the
desperate, hard-luck loser, head a sterling cast. Gambling is examined as addiction,
euphoric high and metaphor for risk-taking in all avenues of life. With Ann Prentiss, Gwen
Welles, Jeff Goldblum. Discussion following with actors
Elliot Gould and George Segal. Unfortunately Elliot Gould will not be able to attend as
was previously announced.
Friday, July 28 - 7:30 PM
THE ILLUSIONIST, 2006, Yari Film Group, 110 min. Dir.
Niel Burger. A romantic mystery about Eisenheim, a brilliant stage magician (Ed
Norton) in 1900 Vienna determined to win back the woman he loves from a corrupt and
dangerous Prince. When they decide to escape together, a police inspector exposes their
plans... Eisenheim must summon all his extraordinary power to
bring down the monarchy. With Jessica Biel. Discussion
following with Producer Michael London and actress Jessica Biel. Additional guest to be
announced on the website.