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.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2017 (All show times are local)
The Metrograph in New York gets a little cheeky, showing CHINATOWN at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm and BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA at 4:45 pm and 9:30 pm. Both films are being screened from 35mm prints. Tickets and info can be found here.
The New Beverly Cinema in Los Angeles is doing a double feature of ’60s German proto-slasher films. THE PHANTOM OF SOHO plays at 7:30 pm and THE MAD EXECUTIONERS is at 9:35 pm. Both films are being screened from 35mm prints. Tickets and info can be found here.
Sam Peckinpah’s classic THE WILD BUNCH is playing at the Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas at 6:50 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Go see Paul Newman, George Kennedy, and Harry Dean Stanton in the unforgettable COOL HAND LUKE at Quad Cinema in New York at 4:30 pm. This is a 35mm screening. Tickets and info can be found here.
Indie horror-comedy TUCKER & DALE VS. EVIL is pure fun. It’s screening at the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, MO at 6:20 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!
Tags: big trouble in little china, Chinatown, Cool Hand Luke, George A. Romero, George Kennedy, Harry Dean Stanton, Paul Newman, Sam Peckinpah, Season of the Witch, The Mad Executioners, The Phantom of Soho, The Wild Bunch, Tucker & Dale Vs. Evil