Pick for 10.23.12 – “The Birds”

It’s the end of the world.

-Doomsayer in Diner

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents THE BIRDS
Rating: Unrated | Runtime: 119 Minutes | Year: 1963 | Trailer: Birds

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 | Doors: 6:30 PM / Film: 7:30 PM

Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Parking Tips: Free Parking at 8920 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off of La Peer) or 9025 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off Wetherly). Parking facilities close 30 minutes after the conclusion of an event.

Info

General Admission: $5.00 | Student: $3.00 (With ID, Limit 2) | Academy Member: $3.00

Pick for 10.16.12 – “Creature from the Black Lagoon” & “The Invisible Man”


We didn’t come here to fight monsters, we’re not equipped for it.

-David Reed

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON & THE INVISIBLE MAN
Ratings: Unrated (Both Films) | Runtimes: 79 & 71 Minutes | Years: 1954 & 1933 | Trailers: Creature / Invisible

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 | Doors: 6:30 PM / Film: 7:30 PM
CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON is in 3D!

Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Parking Tips: Free Parking at 8920 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off of La Peer) or 9025 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off Wetherly). Parking facilities close 30 minutes after the conclusion of an event.

Tickets

General Admission: $5.00 | Student: $3.00 (With ID, Limit 2) | Academy Member: $3.00

Pick for 9.27.12 – “Brazil”

There you are, your own number on your very own door. And behind that door, your very own office! Welcome to the team, DZ-015.

-Mr. Warrenn

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents BRAZIL
Rating: R | Runtime: 132 Minutes | Year: 1985 | Trailer: Brazil

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 | Doors: 6:30 PM / Film: 7:30 PM
Special guest: Katherine Helmond and Arnon Milchan! Original Director’s Cut!

Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Parking Tips: Free Parking at 8920 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off of La Peer) or 9025 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off Wetherly). Parking facilities close 30 minutes after the conclusion of an event.

Info

General Admission: $5.00 | Student: $3.00 (With ID, Limit 2) | Academy Member: $3.00

Pick for 6.27.12 – “The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp”

Well if they are, they’re cracking. It’s a sure sign. Nobody starts to fight foul until he sees he can’t win any other way.

-Clive Candy

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP
Rating: Unrated | Runtime: 163 Minutes | Year: 1943 | Trailer: Colonel

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 | Doors: 6:30 PM / Film: 7:30 PM
Special guest: Thelma Schoonmaker! The West Coast premiere of the newly digitally restored, full-length version!

Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Parking Tips: Free Parking at 8920 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off of La Peer) or 9025 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off Wetherly). Parking facilities close 30 minutes after the conclusion of an event.

Tickets

General Admission: $5.00 | Student: $3.00 (With ID, Limit 2) | Academy Member: $3.00

Pick for 3.23.12 – “Breathless”

It’s sad to fall asleep. It separates people. Even when you’re sleeping together, you’re all alone.

-Patricia Franchini

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents BREATHLESS
Rating: Unrated | Runtime: 90 Minutes | Year: 1960 | Trailer: Breathless

Friday, March 23rd, 2012 | Doors: 6:30 PM | Film: 7:30 PM
New 35mm print of BREATHLESS from 2010! Cinematographer Raoul Coutard supervised the process of creating this print for the 50th Anniversary of the French release date.

In celebration of the opening of the new Academy Exhibition “Photos de Cinéma: Images of the French New Wave“. Photos by Raymond Cauchetier.

Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Parking Tips: Free Parking at 8920 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off of La Peer) or 9025 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off Wetherly). Parking facilities close 30 minutes after the conclusion of an event.

Tickets

Adult: $5.00 | Student: $3.00 (With ID, Limit 2) | Academy Members: $3.00

Pick for 1.18.12 – “Wings”

 You can kiss the girl you love.

-Mary Preston

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents WINGS
Rating: PG | Runtime: 141 Minutes | Year: 1927 | Trailer: Wings

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 | Doors: 6:30 PM | Film: 7:30 PM
Live organ accompaniment will be performed by Clark Wilson.

In celebration of Paramount Pictures’ 100th anniversary, the Academy is pleased to return the first Best Picture winner, WINGS, to the big screen in a vibrant and meticulously restored version that will include the original color tints and recreate the Handschiegl color process used for additional visual effects.

Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Parking Tips: Free Parking at 8920 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off of La Peer) or 9025 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off Wetherly). Parking facilities close 30 minutes after the conclusion of an event.

Tickets

Adult: $5.00 | Student: $3.00 (With ID, Limit 2) | Academy Members: $3.00

Pick for 9/21/11 – “Inside Job” & “Casino Jack and the United States of Money”



Why should a financial engineer be paid four times to 100 times more than a real engineer? A real engineer build bridges. A financial engineer build dreams. And, you know, when those dreams turn out to be nightmares, other people pay for it.

-Andrew Sheng

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents INSIDE JOB & CASINO JACK AND THE UNITED STATES OF MONEY
Ratings: PG-13 & R | Runtimes: 120 & 118 Minutes | Years: 2010 (Both Films) | Trailers: Inside / Casino

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 | Doors: 6:00 PM | Films: 7:00 PM

Linwood Dunn Theater
1313 Vine St.
Hollywood, CA 90028
Parking Tips: Free Parking Lot (Enter on Fountain or Homewood)

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Pick for 7/20/11 – “The General”

 Think slow, act fast.

-Buster Keaton

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Presents THE GENERAL
Rating: Unrated | Runtime: 107 Minutes | Year: 1926 | Trailer: General

Tuesday, July 20th, 2011 | Doors: 6:00 PM | Shorts: 7:00 PM | Film: 7:30 PM
Introduced by film historian Kevin Brownlow.

With a recorded stereo orchestral score composed by Carl Davis. Preceded by a “then-and-now” presentation by John Bengtson outlining the filming locations for silent era comedies by Chaplin, Keaton and Lloyd.

Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Parking Tips: Free Parking at 8920 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off of La Peer) or 9025 Wilshire Blvd. (enter off Wetherly). Parking facilities close 30 minutes after the conclusion of an event.

Advance tickets are no longer available. A standby line will form when the Box Office opens at 5 PM. Any available tickets will be distributed shortly before the program begins.

Ticketholders should plan to arrive no later than 15 minutes before the start of the event to ensure a seat in the theater.

Adult: $5.00 | Student: $3.00 (With ID, Limit 2) | Academy Members: $3.00