THE DAILY RUNDOWN is a quick look at just a few of the cool screenings and film events happening around the U.S. every day. It is not intended to be an exhaustive, comprehensive list, but a sampling of the terrific genre cinema available to check out at your local art house, megaplex, film society, and repertory theaters.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017 (All show times are local)
A 35mm print of the underseen James Caan comedic crime flick SLITHER is being screened at Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn at 9:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Howard Hawks’ RIO BRAVO is screening at the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, MO at 11:30 am. Tickets and info can be found here.
STARMAN, John Carpenter’s surprisingly sweet-natured sci-fi/romance, is playing at Videology Bar and Cinema in Brooklyn at 6:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Catch Jim Henson’s best feature film LABYRINTH at the Art Theatre in Champaign, IL at 9:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Of the glut of mockumentaries that were made in the wake of the success of WAITING FOR GUFFMAN, DROP DEAD GORGEOUS is still the funniest. It is screening from a 35mm print at the Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline, MA at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Go see Harry Dean Stanton give one of his best performances. REPO MAN is playing at the Alamo Drafthouse in Ashburn, VA at 8:20 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
If you know of an under-the-radar theater or film society regularly putting together repertory screenings or special events, feel free to let me know on Twitter!