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, NOVEMBER 16, 2017 (All show times are local)
Takashi Miike’s stunning masterpiece AUDITION is screening from a 35mm print at the Metrograph in New York at 4:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Doc Films on the University of Chicago campus is screening David Cronenberg’s adaptation of NAKED LUNCH from a 35mm print at 9:00 pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. All info can be found here.
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of its release, PLANES, TRAINS AND AUTOMOBILES is showing at the American Cinematheque in Los Angeles at 7:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
For a different blast of John Hughes nostalgia, you can catch SIXTEEN CANDLES at the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, MO at 7:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The always entertaining O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU? Is screening from a 35mm print at the Museum of Modern Art in New York at 1:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
A 4K restoration of DONNIE DARKO is showing at the Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline, MA at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Fun Yeti horror flick SHRIEK OF THE MUTILATED is screening from a 35mm print at Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn at 9:30 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!