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.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 9, 2018 (All show times are local)
All-time action movie classic THE KILLER is screening at the Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas at 9:05 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Elaine May’s very funny and acerbic cringe comedy THE HEARTBREAK KID is screening from a 35mm print at the Music Box Theatre in Chicago at 7:00 pm. This is a presentation of the Chicago Film Society. Tickets and info can be found here.
Doc Films on the University of Chicago campus is showing Seijun Suzuki’s ultra-stylish yakuza film TOKYO DRIFTER at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. All info can be found here.
Paul Thomas Anderson’s labyrinthine, funny, and oddly touching adaptation of INHERENT VICE is screening from a 35mm print at the Metrograph in New York at 7:00 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!