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.
MONDAY, JANUARY 8, 2018 (All show times are local)
Go see one of the most unique American films of the 21st century. BUBBA HO-TEP is playing at the Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas at 9:05 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Steven Spielberg’s director’s cut of CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND is showing at Quad Cinema in New York at 4:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Fritz Lang’s brutal, extra-dark film noir THE BIG HEAT is showing at Cinema Arts Centre in Huntington, NY at 7:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
If that’s not enough film noir for you, go see PHANTOM LADY screen from a 35mm print at the Northwest Film Center in Portland, OR at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
To celebrate what would have been David Bowie’s 71st birthday, the Castro Theatre in San Francisco is doing a double feature of LABYRINTH and THE HUNGER starting at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The hilarious and very dark DROP DEAD GORGEOUS is showing at the Alamo Drafthouse in Yonkers, NY at 7:30 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!
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Tags: Bubba Ho-Tep, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, David Bowie, David Lynch, Double Indemnity, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Fritz Lang, labyrinth, Mulholland Drive, Phantom Lady, Steven Spielberg, The Big Heat, The Hunger