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American Cinematheque Onscreen:
Oct. 15 - Nov. 2 2008

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This Thursday! October 16
Wim Wenders'
THE BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB


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October 17 - 7:30 PM
Fetish Film Series Hosted by Rick Castro
SALO, OR THE 120 DAYS OF SODOM


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October 18 - 2 PM
LA Premiere of New Documentary on Downtown's Art Deco Architectural Jewel! Art Deco Society Film and Lecture on James Oviatt: Haberdasher to Hollywood’s Golden Age Stars
THE OVIATT BUILDING


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October 18 - 7:30 PM
Egyptian Theatre 86th Anniversary! 40th Anniversary Screening of
FUNNY GIRL Starring Barbra Steisand


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October 23 - 7:30 PM
Special Screening of New Rock Documentary on Seattle Band and their Singers' Murder
THE GITS


October 24 - 26
11th Annual ARPA International Film Festival "40 Films From 21 Nations" (This is not an American Cinematheque program. Please see ARPA's website for details.)



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October 27 - 8:00 PM
Motion Picture Sound Editors Present an Amazing Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Sound of
THE DARK KNIGHT: MPSE SOUND SHOW
With Special Guests Hans Zimmer, Richard King and Alex Gibson


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October 28 - 7:30 PM
ITVS Community Cinema Independent Lens Documentary Series
LIONESS
Free Admission! Panel Discussion following this new film on women in combat in Iraq!


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October 30 - November 2
Halloween Horror
HALLOWEEN HORRORTHON
Double Features of Rare Horror Films & Halloween Night Dusk to Dawn Horrorthon!
Post Your Halloween Costume Photos on FaceBook for a Chance to Win Free Tickets for the Horrorthon!!


F i l m f o r u m

Select Sundays at 7:00 PM
Spielberg Theatre
Schedule


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Oct. 18 & 19* & Nov. 15 & 16
10:30 AM (Oct. 18) - Meet at the Box Office!
Behind-the-Scenes Tours of the historic Egyptian Theatre and a screening of
FOREVER HOLLYWOOD
Experience the Legendary 85-year old Egyptian Theatre with the lights on! Bring your out of town guests to enjoy an authentic slice of Hollywood History!
*Special Time on October 19 - 6:30 PM. Tours and EVENING Forever Hollywood Screening in honor of the Egyptian Theatre's 86th Anniversary Weekend! Oct. 18 tours will be at the usual time.
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Starts This Thursday! October 16 - 22
Premieres of 10 New Documentaries From Europe! Meet a 90-year old man who takes the trip of a lifetime to Morocco, an Italian Witch, the creator of the Judge Dredd graphic novels, a family of Jewish circus performers with a 200 year legacy & more!

EURODOCS


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October 18, November 1 & 22
Lectures presented by The Pump Station & Nutury (TM) on essential topics in parenting with leading authors!
HOT TOPICS IN PARENTING
Dr. Harvey Karp presents THE HAPPIEST BABY ON THE BLOCK & THE HAPPIEST TODDLER ON THE BLOCK


Attention Filmmakers!
DOCUMENTARY FILM DISTRIBUTION SEMINAR


October 23 - 7:30 PM
ALL DOC'D OUT: A DOCUMENTARY SURVIVAL GUIDE
Get the inside scoop on options for your documentary film from a panel of experts. Moderated by the instructor of our popular Film Festivals Seminars


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October 24 - 7:30 PM
Film Critic Kevin Thomas' Favorite Films: The Restored Version of Visconti's
THE LEOPARD


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October 25 - 4 PM
Family Matinee! Charles Schultz original 'Peanuts' art display at Every Picture Tells A Story!

BON VOYAGE CHARLIE BROWN


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October 25 - 7:30 PM
Brand New 70 MM Print! Classic Musical Tale of Young Love Thwarted by NY Gang Rivalry
The Sharks vs The Jets!
WEST SIDE STORY


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October 26 - 5:30 PM
A Tribute to the Disney Studios Art Department and their Fantastical Films. Presented by the Art Directors Guild Film Society

DARBY O'GILL AND THE LITTLE PEOPLE


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October 30 - 7:30 PM
25th Anniversary Double Feature of two Teen Dramas from Acclaimed Writer S.E. Hinton! Both Directed by Francis Ford Coppola and Starring Matt Dillon!

THE OUTSIDERS & RUMBLE FISH


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October 31 & November 1
Spend Halloween Night with some Mirthful Spirits and Follow it up with an All Hallows Horrorthon on Nov. 1
ABBOTT & COSTELLO 'SPOOKY' COMEDIES
DUSK TO DAWN HORRORTHON
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Post Your Halloween Costume Photos on FaceBook for a Chance to Win Free Tickets for the Horrorthon!!


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November 2
Cult Classic with Live Comic Commentary from Comedy Troupe Rifftrax - Making their LA Debut Performance!
Ed Wood's Incomparable PLAN 9 FROM OUTER SPACE


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Samuel L. Jackson
2008 American Cinematheque Award Recipient!

The Award Ceremony is December 1, 2008 at the Beverly Hilton. Tickets start at $550. For more information call Mann Productions: 323.314.7000


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Donations Needed!
We got a new van!!  Now we are seeking sponsorship for painting our logo on it!. E-mail us with any leads!

Our projectionists are seeking some 35 mm split reels. Do you have a Mini-DV camera you aren't using? Do you have a PC laptop that can run Powerpoint that you would like to donate to the American Cinematheque? We are seeking a 1 - 3 year old laptop to use in the Egyptian Theatre. As a non-profit, your donations to us are tax-deductible. We will provide you with a donation letter to use at tax time. Please call 323.461.2020, ext. 121.

Did you know that a $1000 donation can buy you at seat at the Egyptian & Aero Theatre? Personalize a name plate on the back of the seat. Another great  gift idea for the Egyptian's 85th birthday!

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October Egyptian Theatre Calendar | October Aero Theatre Calendar

Coming Soon:  Free ITVS Documentary Series, Hot Topics in Parenting Lectures with Authors, Tyrone Power Celebration, New Films From Italy and Argentina, Big Screen Classics, Attack of the B-Movies, Sneak Previews, Family Matinees and always much, much more!

Tickets:
www.fandango.com

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Be sure to click on "coming attractions" to purchase advance tickets. The fastest way to access the schedule is by theatre zip code - Egyptian 90028 and Aero 90403.
Service charges do apply.

Tickets are also available at the Egyptian and Aero Theatre Box Offices.
General Admission: $10   | Student/Senior: $8  
American Cinematheque Member: $7
* Tickets for free events are available at the box office on the day of the event only. They are distributed first come, first served.

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Parking:
The best deal is at the Hollywood & Highland Complex. $2 for 4 hours!
Click here for details.

Location:
Max Palevsky Theatre at the Aero
1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403

Movies on the Big Screen since 1940!

Lloyd E. Rigler Theatre at the Egyptian
6712 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028
Movies on the Big Screen since 1922! Celebrating our 85th Anniversary October 18th!

Full Schedule Details: www.americancinematheque.com | 323.466.FILM

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