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Cabaret

Movies to See in L.A. This Week, Including Blacklisted Filmmakers and Cabaret

Saturday, Aug. 9 Through Aug. 17, UCLA’s Billy Wilder Theater hosts a showcase of the work created by American directors, screenwriters and actors who moved to Europe after being blacklisted or voluntarily exiled. Co-curated by Rebecca Prime and highlighting those featured in her book, Hollywood Exiles in Europe: The Blacklist......
It Happened One Night

Movies to See in L.A. This Week: Ken Burns and Frank Capra

Friday, July 18 If you missed our Critics’ Pick We Are the Best when it was first released in late May, fret not. On Friday at 8 p.m., Cinefamily will have a special screening of the graphic-novel adaptation, which follows a trio 13-year-old girls in 1980s Stockholm who decide to start a punk......
Grease

Movies to See in L.A. This Week, Including Two Grease Sing-Alongs

Friday, July 11 As the World Cup rages on in Brazil, UCLA launches a celebration of contemporary Brazilian documentaries at its Billy Wilder Theater via a film series titled Cruzamentos (Portuguese for “crossings”). On Friday at 7:30 p.m., the series opens with Twenty Years Later, which follows director Eduardo Coutinho......
Raiders of the Lost Ark

Jacques Demy and Yvonne Rainer: Your Weekly Movie To-Do List

Friday, June 27 If you're a Mad Men fan, you recently saw a clip of Jacques Demy's Model Shop - the movie Don Draper was watching in the theater. Watch the film in its entirety on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Aero Theatre as part of the American Cinematheque's Model of Moviemaking:......
Credit: Mean Girls

A Whitey Bulger Documentary and Mean Girls: Your Weekly Movie To-Do List

Friday, June 20 In honor of Anthony Breznican's new book, Brutal Youth, about the struggles that accompany growing up, the Aero is showing three coming-of-age double features this weekend. First up, at 7:30 p.m., is Peter Jackson's Heavenly Creatures, in which Kate Winslet and Melanie Lynskey made their screen debuts as obsessive teens......
Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives

Movies to See This Week: Friday the 13th on Friday the 13th

Friday, June 13 The only way Friday the 13th should be celebrated is by watching a triple feature of the Friday the 13th series. Starting at 7:30 p.m., Cinefamily is screening the "Tommy Jarvis trilogy," which include The Final Chapter, A New Beginning and Jason Lives. Jason Lives director Tom McLoughlin will......
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