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American Cinematheque Onscreen : Sept. 1, 2008

YOU NOMINATED YOUR FAVORITE FILMS AND WE HAVE TALLYIED THE RESULTS
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Members of the Cinematheque, keep your eyes out for an e-mail allowing you to  Vote on the Egyptian Theatre 'Best of Series'  Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Grand Re-Opening of the Egyptian Theatre (Dec. 4, 2008)!

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September 3
Outfest Wednesdays Presents a Sneak Preview of
TOWELHEAD
Directed by "Six Feet Under" Creator Alan Ball!


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September 5
New 70MM Print!
STAR!


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September 6 - 7
Booksigning! French Crime Films!
Movies Not on DVD!
JEAN GABIN:
THE WORLD'S COOLEST MOVIE STAR


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September 8
Writer of the new "9 to 5" Stage Show, Patricia Resnick In Person!
9 TO 5


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September 9
Original "The Fly" Movies Double Feature with Actors Brett Halsey & David Hedison In Person!
THE FLY & THE RETURN OF THE FLY
Co-Presented with LA Opera, now Presenting Howard Shore's "The Fly," directed by David Cronenberg


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September 11
Director Chris Smith In Person with
AMERICAN MOVIE & THE YES MEN
See the film that put Chris Smith on the indie film map at Sundance 1999!


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September 12
Egyptian Theatre 85th Anniversary Screening of a Double Feature of a Wartime Musical and a Rare Screwball Comedy That Originally Opened at the Egyptian Theatre
TRUE CONFESSION & THE FLEET'S IN
Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, John Barrymore, Dorothy Lamour, William Holden, Eddie Bracken!


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September 12
Fetish Film Series Hosted by Antebellum Gallery Curator Rick Castro
MAITRESSE
Barbet Schroeder' 1976 exploration of sado-masichism stars Gerard Depardieu
Spielberg Theatre


F i l m f o r u m

Select Sundays at 7:00 PM
Spielberg Theatre
Schedule


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Sept. 20 & 21
10:30 AM - 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!
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September 4

Two Recent Bob Dylan Documentaries Featuring Unseen Footage From the 60s!
ROCK DOCUMENTARIES
*Note, the Bob Dylan night was moved from Sept. 3 to Sept. 4. If you bought a ticket it will be honored Sept. 4.


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Just Like On Your DVD's Only the Director is In Person! Jon Favreau with IRON MAN & Nicholas Meyer with TIME AFTER TIME
September 5 & 6
LIVE COMMENTARY SERIES


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September 7
Director Mark Rydell & Actor Frederic Forrest In Person with a New 35 MM Print!
Bette Midler in THE ROSE


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September 10
Sneak Preview of New Coen Bros Film!
BURN AFTER READING
On a Double Feature with FARGO


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September 11 - 13
One of our most requested films is back for a Limited Engagement with Director Thom Andersen In Person!
LOS ANGELES PLAYS ITSELF
Not on DVD!!


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September 14 - 5:30 PM
Director John Badham & Film Historian Eric Lichtenfeld In Person with
BLUE THUNDER & WAR GAMES
Not on DVD!!


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September 17
Film Critic Kevin Thomas' Favorite Films
WILD BOYS OF THE ROAD
"Girls Living Like Boys! Boys Living Like Savages! 1933 Tale of Teens on the Road During the Depression


AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE
Membership Offers!


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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!

Tell us what you would like to see! E-mail info "at" americancinematheque "dot" com


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September Egyptian Theatre Calendar | September Aero Theatre Calendar

Coming Soon: National Geographic All Roads Film, EuroDocs, New German Cinema, 25th Anniversary of KOYAANISQATSI: The Qatsi Trilogy, New Doc about Cinematographer John Alonzo (HAROLD AND MAUDE, CHINATOWN), Roman Polanski Double Feature, The Art Directors Guild Presents TOM SAWYER, Sneak Previews, Family Matinees and always much, much more!

Tickets:
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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.

Join the Cinematheque Today:
Keep an eye out for special promotions (free gift with membership purchase) at our various festivals.
Use Paypal to sign up online. Click here.
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We are actively seeking internet savvy volunteers who can help maintain our presence on social networking websites and online calendars. We are also looking for volunteers with their own digital video equipment who are interested in helping us document our q & a's for our archive. And can you help us distribute some of the Cinematheque's film calendars?

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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