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.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2017 (All show times are local)
DAILY GRINDHOUSE is sponsoring a screening of CLEO/LEO at Comfort Station in Chicago at 8:00 pm. This is part of the Released and Abandoned: Forgotten Oddities of the Home Video Era series curated and hosted by our own Paul Freitag-Fey. This is a free screening. You can find all the info here.
Sean Baker’s terrific TANGERINE is playing at Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn at 9:30 pm. Baker will be on hand to introduce the film. Tickets and info can be found here.
Michael Mann’s masterpiece HEAT is showing at the Senator Theatre in Baltimore at 8:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
BEST IN SHOW, Christopher Guest’s high water mark as a filmmaker, is screening from a 35mm print at the Music Box Theatre in Chicago at 7:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
VAMPYRES, a cult favorite in the lesbian vampire genre, is screening from a rare 35mm print at the Metrograph in New York at 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Jack Hill’s women-in-prison opus THE BIG DOLL HOUSE is playing at the Alamo Drafthouse in Denver at 7:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The Coen Brothers’ harsh and darkly funny adaptation of NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN 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.
Infamous punk rock documentary D.O.A. is screening at FilmScene in Iowa City, IA at 10:00 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: Best in Show, Christopher Guest, Cleo/Leo, D.O.A., dark angel, Heat, i come in peace, Jack Hill, Michael Mann, No Country for Old Men, Sean Baker, Tangerine, The Big Doll House, The Coen Brothers, Vampyres