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, DECEMBER 14, 2017 (All show times are local)
WILD AT HEART, David Lynch’s expectedly Lynchian take on THE WIZARD OF OZ, is screening from a 35mm print at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York at 5:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Tim Burton’s wonderfully strange, non-traditional superhero sequel BATMAN RETURNS is screening from a 35mm print at the Hollywood Theatre in Portland, OR at 7:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Jean-Pierre Melville’s classic crime drama LE DOULOS is screening at the International House in Philadelphia at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The Museum of Modern Art in New York is screening BARTON FINK from a 35mm print at 1:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The double feature of classic San Francisco-set action films BULLITT and 48 HRS. is showing at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco at 7:00 pm. Both films are being screened from 35mm prints. Tickets and info can be found here.
Catch up to GET OUT, one of the best films of the year, at the American Cinematheque in Los Angeles at 7:30 pm. Writer/director Jordan Peele will be on hand for a Q&A after the film. Tickets and info can be found here.
Videology Bar & Cinema in Brooklyn is showing Martin McDonagh’s epically bleak comedy IN BRUGES at 9:00 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!