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 theater.
MONDAY, MAY 1, 2017 (All show times are local)
The Laurelhurst Theater and Pub in Portland, OR is showing GOODFELLAS at 9:10 pm. Go watch Ray Liotta melt down on the big screen! Tickets and info can be found here.
The Trylon Microcinema in Minneapolis, MN continues its Ninth Annual Alfred Hitchock festival by showing the bleakly funny serial killer film FRENZY at 7:00 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The screwball Coen Brothers’ comedy THE HUDSUCKER PROXY is screening from a 35mm print at 7:00 pm at the Alamo Drafthouse in Brooklyn. Tickets and info can be found here.
ROBOCOP always seems to be playing somewhere, but that’s no reason not to see it. This stone classic is showing at the Academy Theater in Portland, OR at 4:35 pm & 9:40 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
Before he made the best film to come out of the Marvel sausage factory, James Gunn made the subversive, hilarious, and heartbreaking SUPER. You can see his takedown of superhero clichés at the Alamo Drafthouse in Omaha, NE 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!