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, OCTOBER 5, 2017 (All show times are local)
The Belcourt Theatre in Nashville is showing Dario Argento’s classic debut giallo THE BIRD WITH THE CRYSTAL PLUMAGE at 9:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
ROSEMARY’S BABY is playing at Videology Bar and Cinema in Brooklyn at 6:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Alex de la Iglesia’s little-seen (in the U.S.) horror-comedy THE DAY OF THE BEAST is playing at the Parkway Theater in Minneapolis at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
A double feature of Camelot is playing at the New Beverly Cinema in Los Angeles. At 7:30 pm is producer/director/star Cornel Wilde’s SWORD OF LANCELOT and at 9:55 pm is John Boorman’s epic EXCALIBUR. Both films are screening from 35mm prints. Tickets and info can be found here.
Doc films on the University of Chicago campus is showing RUSHMORE at 7:00 pm and MULHOLLAND DRIVE at 9:30 pm. Both films are screening from 35mm prints. Tickets for both films are $5 at the door. All 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!
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