SEVEN DAYS OF CINEMA: Catch These Classics On The Big Screen This Week!

Greetings, classic movie lovers! As we start a new week we want to make sure our fans know about theater calendars across the United States to be watching to make sure you don’t miss your opportunity to catch your favorite classics on the big screen! So, get ready to mark your calendars! Here they are!

NATIONWIDE

  • Feb 6, 2019 – The 1955 classic musical film Oklahoma! starring Shirley Jones (in her film debut), Gordon MacRae, Gloria Grahame and Eddie Albert will be shown at theaters nationwide as part of Flashback Cinema’s program! Check their website to see if it will be showing at a theater near you! www.flashbackcinema.net.
  • Feb 10, 2019 – The 1943 classic Casablanca starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman will be shown at theaters nationwide as part of Flashback Cinema’s program! Check their website to see if it will be showing at a theater near you! www.flashbackcinema.net.

ARIZONA

  • Feb 9, 2019 – The 1959 film Some Like It Hot starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon will be playing at the historic (circa 1930) Fox Tucson Theatre. 17 West Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701 www.foxtucson.com

CALIFORNIA

  • Feb 6, 2019 – The 1942 classic film Woman of the Year starring Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy will be playing at the circa 1978 New Beverly Cinema. 7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 www.thenewbev.com
  • Feb 8, 2019 – The unique, historic Old Town Music Hall, “Home of the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ” will be having a Hollywood Cartoon Jamboree! Hosted by animation historian Jerry Beck this winter animation festival “runs the gamut of classic cartoon characters and animation superstars. From the silent era antics of Felix the Cat (who turns 100 this year!) to the early talkie masterpieces of Max Fleischer (Betty Boop and Popeye) and Walter Lantz (Oswald Rabbit), these are the delightful short subjects that entertained movie audiences of all ages at the movie houses each week. They don’t make ’em like this anymore – and on the big screen, they will blow you away. Boop-oop-a-Doop and vodeo-oh-doh!” 140 Richmond Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 www.oldtownmusichall.org
  • Feb 8, 2019 – Moonstruck, the 1987 modern classic starring Cher and Nicolas Cage, will be showing at the historic Aero Theatre. 1328 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403 www.americancinemathequecalendar.com
  • Feb 9, 2019 – The 1968 movie musical Oliver starring Ron Moody, Oliver Reed, Harry Secombe, Shani Wallis, Mark Lester and Jack Wild will be showing at the circa 1978 New Beverly Cinema. 7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 www.thenewbev.com
  • Feb 9, 2019 – Beloved 1971 musical Fiddler on the Roof will be playing at the historic Aero Theatre. Introduction by director Norman Jewison. 1328 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403 www.americancinemathequecalendar.com
  • Feb 9, 2019 – The unique, historic Old Town Music Hall, “Home of the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ” will be having a Hollywood Cartoon Jamboree! Hosted by animation historian Jerry Beck this winter animation festival “runs the gamut of classic cartoon characters and animation superstars. From the silent era antics of Felix the Cat (who turns 100 this year!) to the early talkie masterpieces of Max Fleischer (Betty Boop and Popeye) and Walter Lantz (Oswald Rabbit), these are the delightful short subjects that entertained movie audiences of all ages at the movie houses each week. They don’t make ’em like this anymore – and on the big screen, they will blow you away. Boop-oop-a-Doop and vodeo-oh-doh!” 140 Richmond Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 www.oldtownmusichall.org
  • Feb 9, 2019 – The Spielberg Theatre at the historic Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood will be hosting a special event, Silent Shorts in Rare Formats. “This inaugural Forgotten Formats program presents an evening of comedy and drama from across the world, all presented on ultra-rare film stock of the silent era, including a 28mm presentation of the once-lost Harold Lloyd 1918 short ‘That’s Him’.” 6712 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028 www.americancinemathequecalendar.com
  • Feb 10, 2019 – The historic Aero Theatre will be showing a Norman Jewison-Steve McQueen Double Feature: The Thomas Crown Affair (1968, also starring Faye Dunaway) and The Cincinnati Kid (1965, also starring Ann-Margret). 1328 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403 www.americancinemathequecalendar.com
  • Feb 10, 2019 – The 1968 movie musical Oliver starring Ron Moody, Oliver Reed, Harry Secombe, Shani Wallis, Mark Lester and Jack Wild will be showing at the circa 1978 New Beverly Cinema. 7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 www.thenewbev.com
  • Feb 10, 2019 – The Billy Wilder Theater will be having a free admission screening of comic masterpiece Modern Times (1936) starring screen legend Charlie Chaplin and Paulette Goddard. Courtyard Level, Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024 www.cinema.ucla.edu
  • Feb 10, 2019 – The unique, historic Old Town Music Hall, “Home of the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ” will be having a Hollywood Cartoon Jamboree! Hosted by animation historian Jerry Beck this winter animation festival “runs the gamut of classic cartoon characters and animation superstars. From the silent era antics of Felix the Cat (who turns 100 this year!) to the early talkie masterpieces of Max Fleischer (Betty Boop and Popeye) and Walter Lantz (Oswald Rabbit), these are the delightful short subjects that entertained movie audiences of all ages at the movie houses each week. They don’t make ’em like this anymore – and on the big screen, they will blow you away. Boop-oop-a-Doop and vodeo-oh-doh!” 140 Richmond Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 www.oldtownmusichall.org

MASSACHUSETTS

  • Feb 6, 2019 – The Museum of Fine Arts Boston presents the series Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA, a collection of interesting B-movies from the 1930s and 1940s. The 1933 film The Sin of Nora Moran will be preceded by the newsreel Hearst Metrotone News, Vol. 4, No. 269 (USA, 1933, 9 min., digital) and the cartoon Balloon Land, directed by Ub Iwerks (USA, 1935, 7 min., digital). 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 www.mfa.org
  • Feb 6, 2019 – The Museum of Fine Arts Boston presents the series Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA, a collection of interesting B-movies from the 1930s and 1940s. The 1932 film False Faces will be preceded by the newsreel Hearst Metrotone News, Vol. 4, No. 226 (USA, 1932, 9 min., digital) and the cartoon Snow White, directed by Dave Fleischer (USA, 1933, 7 min., digital). 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 www.mfa.org
  • Feb 7, 2019 – The Museum of Fine Arts Boston presents the series Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA, a collection of interesting B-movies from the 1930s and 1940s. The 1933 film Damaged Lives, directed by Edgar G. Ulmer, will be preceded by the newsreel Hearst Metrotone News, Vol. 4, No. 252 (USA, 1933, 9 min., digital) and the cartoon Dancing on the Moon, directed by Dave Fleischer (USA, 1935, 8 min., digital). 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 www.mfa.org
  • Feb 7, 2019 – The Museum of Fine Arts Boston presents the series Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA, a collection of interesting B-movies from the 1930s and 1940s. The 1933 thriller The Vampire Bat will be preceded by the newsreel Hearst Metrotone News, Vol. 4, No. 250 (USA, 1933, 9 min., digital) and the cartoon Jack Frost, directed by Ub Iwerks (USA, 1934, 9 min., digital). 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 www.mfa.org

MICHIGAN

  • Feb 10, 2019 – The 1989 classic love story When Harry Met Sally starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal will be playing at the historic (circa 1927) Temple Theatre. 201 N. Washington Ave, Saginaw, MI 48607 www.templetheatre.com

NEW YORK

  • Feb 8, 2019 – As part of the IFC Center’s series, Late Night Favorites: Winter 2019, the modern 1988 classic, Big, starring Tom Hanks will be showing for two nights. 323 6th Ave, New York, NY 10014 www.ifccenter.com
  • Feb 9, 2019 – As part of the IFC Center’s series, Late Night Favorites: Winter 2019, the modern 1988 classic, Big, starring Tom Hanks will be showing for two nights. 323 6th Ave, New York, NY 10014 www.ifccenter.com
  • Feb 10, 2019 – As part of the Film Forum’s series, Far Out in the 70s: A New Wave of Comedy, 1969-1979 the 1977 classic Smokey and the Bandit starring Burt Reynolds and Sally Field will be screened. 209 West Houston St, New York, NY 10014 www.filmforum.org

OHIO

  • Feb 7, 2019 – As part of Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive the Cleveland Institute of Art/Cinematheque is on the tour stop for screenings of a group of old films digitally restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. The 1945 film Strange Illusion is directed by Edgar G. Ulmer (Detour). Preceded at showtime by News of the Day, Vol. 17, No. 288 (1945) and Dave Fleischer’s Betty Boop cartoon Grampy’s Indoor Outing (1936). 11610 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 www.cia.edu
  • Feb 8, 2019 – As part of Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive the Cleveland Institute of Art/Cinematheque is on the tour stop for screenings of a group of old films digitally restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. The 1945 film Strange Illusion is directed by Edgar G. Ulmer (Detour). Preceded at showtime by News of the Day, Vol. 17, No. 288 (1945) and Dave Fleischer’s Betty Boop cartoon Grampy’s Indoor Outing (1936). 11610 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 www.cia.edu
  • Feb 9, 2019 – The 1957 imported print White Nights starring Marcello Mastroianni, Maria Schell and Jean Marais. Subtitles will be showing at the Cinematheque at the Cleveland Institute of Art. 11610 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 www.cia.edu

TEXAS

  • Feb 8, 2019 – Alfred Hitchcock’s 1955 suspense To Catch a Thief starring Cary Grant and Grace Kelly will be playing at the beautifully restored art deco style Palace Theatre. 300 S. Main St, Grapevine, TX www.grapevinetexasusa.com/palace-theatre

 

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