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, FEBRUARY 7, 2018 (All show times are local)
FilmScene in Iowa City, IA will be turned into a MADHOUSE! when the original adaptation of PLANET OF THE APES plays there at 10:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Do not miss the opportunity to see CANDYMAN screen from a 35mm print at BAMcinématek in Brooklyn at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The Alamo Drafthouse in San Francisco is screening Panos Cosmatos’ unique and creepy BEYOND THE BLACK RAINBOW from a 35mm print at 10:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Quad Cinema in New York is killing it with their programming this week. Catch Paul Verhoeven’s early thriller THE 4TH MAN at 6:25 pm and Alan Parker’s creepy, atmospheric ANGEL HEART at 8:30 pm. Both films are screening from 35mm prints. Tickets and info can be found here.
Chicago Film Society is screening John Huston’s bleak late-career boxing drama FAT CITY from a 35mm print on the campus of Northeastern Illinois University at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $7 at the door. All info can be found here.
Carl Dreyer’s classic silent horror VAMPYR is showing at the Joy Cinema and Pub in Tigard, OR at 9:15 pm. This is a free screening, but you must be 21 or over 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!