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, FEBRUARY 12, 2018 (All show times are local)
Doc Films on the University of Chicago campus is showing dystopian sci-fi tale CHILDREN OF MEN at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. All info can be found here.
Enjoyably trashy ’80s thriller favorite FATAL ATTRACTION is showing at Quad Cinema in New York at 9:10 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Shaw Brothers’ kung-fu favorite THE 8 DIAGRAM POLE FIGHTER is screening from a 35mm print at the Trylon Cinema in Minneapolis at 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Legendary Jamaican musician Jimmy Cliff stars in the action/crime drama favorite THE HARDER THEY COME at BAMcinématek in Brooklyn at 9:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The Art Theater in Champaign, IL is showing GATTACA at 7:30 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
TWO MULES FOR SISTER SARA, Don Siegel’s comedic western favorite starring Clint Eastwood and Shirley MacLaine, is showing at the Alamo Drafthouse in San Francisco at 9:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
There haven’t been a lot of French westerns, so take advantage of the opportunity to see CEMETERY WITHOUT CROSSES at Spectacle Theater in Brooklyn 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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