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 22, 2018 (All show times are local)
Doc Films on the University of Chicago campus is showing John Sayles’ THE BROTHER FROM ANOTHER PLANET at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. All info can be found here.
GALAXY QUEST is showing at the Alamo Drafthouse in San Francisco at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
SUPERCOP, one of Jackie Chan’s better ’90s Hong Kong action flicks, is showing at the Laurelhurst Theater and Pub in Portland, OR at 9:40 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The Metrograph in New York is screening BOOGIE NIGHTS from a 35mm print at 1:30 pm and 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
FilmScene is presenting a screening of the terrific KINGPIN at the Big Grove Brewery in Iowa City, IA at 8:00 pm. Admission is free. All info can be found here.
Underseen ’60s Mexican western TIME TO DIE has been given a restoration and is playing at the Northwest Film Center in Portland, OR at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
A new 4K restoration of ’70s Turkish action flick THE SWORD AND THE CLAW is showing at the Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas at 8:00 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!