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, JANUARY 17, 2018 (All show times are local)
The Chicago Film Society is screening Martin Scorsese’s feature directorial debut WHO’S THAT KNOCKING AT MY DOOR from a rare 35mm print at 7:30 pm on the campus of Northeastern Illinois University. Tickets are $7 at the door. All info can be found here.
SEYTAN (a.k.a. TURKISH EXORCIST) is showing at the Trylon Cinema in Minneapolis at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The Hitchcock double feature of TO CATCH A THIEF at 2:45 pm and 7:00 pm and THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH (the 1956 version—screening from a 35mm print) at 4:45 pm and 9:00 pm is showing at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco. Tickets and info can be found here.
George Lucas’ director’s cut of his feature directorial debut THX 1138 is screening from a 35mm print at Quad Cinema in New York at 6:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas is showing the better-than-it-should-have-been 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE at 9:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Catch Sonny Chiba in INVASION OF THE NEPTUNE MEN at the Joy Cinema and pub in Tigard, OR at 9:15 pm. This is a free screening, but you must be 21 to attend. All 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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