TUESDAY FEBRUARY 21 OSCAR NOMINEE BEST ACTRESS

JACKIE (4:00), 6:15, 8:30

The acclaimed portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, as seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Oscar nominee Natalie Portman). Placing us in her world during the days immediately following her husband's assassination, we see the First Lady as she fights to establish her husband’s legacy and the world of "Camelot" that she created and loved so well. Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup, John Hurt and Peter Sarsgaard co-star in Pablo Larraín’s film. (2016, 100 min, DCP)

 
     
   


WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 22 DOUBLE FEATURE

THE HUSTLER 7:00

Paul Newman’s electrifying performance as Fast Eddie Felson propels Robert Rossen’s seedy portrait of a pool shark with the talent but not he character to be a winner. Riveting support from Piper Lauire, George C. Scott and Jackie Gleason; Oscar-winning cinematography by Eugene Schüfftan. (1961, 134 min, DCP 'Scope)

+ CALIFORNIA SPLIT 9:30

Robert Altman’s serio-comic character study is another of the director’s quintessential mini masterpieces. George Segal and Elliott Gould star as new pals with uncontrollable gambling addictions playing it fast and loose, driving the entire film with their shuffling charm and twitchy chemistry. This version is rarely seen, as the home video release has been edited due to music rights issues. (1974, 108 min, 35mm ‘Scope)

 
     
   


THURSDAY FEBRUARY 23 THROUGH SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25

LESBIANS WHO TECH – San Francisco Summit
Thu: Kick Off Keynote + TechCrawl 6:00; Fri: The Main Event - Doors open at 8:30am; Sat: Career Fair - Doors open at 9am; get your ticket: lesbianswhotech.org/sanfrancisco2017/

Lesbians Who Tech is a global community of 20,000 LGBTQ women and allies in over 37 cities that provides value to companies through recruitment and retention centered around mid-level talent. Our Summits are the only events increasing visibility and tech participation in two historically underrepresented communities: the women’s and queer communities. The Lesbians Who Tech Summit will bring together thousands of queer women in tech (and the people who love them), for the best tech conference ever.

 
     
   


SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25 FLASHBACK ’87 DOUBLE FEATURE

On this very weekend 30 years ago, Hollywood premiered these two teen traumas and the youth of America lapped them up. Celebrate this anniversary by movie-going ‘87 style!

SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL 7:30

A blue collar youth (Eric Stoltz) begins wooing his school's most popular girl (Lea Thompson), much to the chagrin of his smitten, tomboyish best friend (Mary Stuart Masterson). Probably the earthiest story from the pen of ‘80s teen auteur John Hughes, and laced liberally with his trademark wisdom and wit. Howard Deutsch (Pretty in Pink) directs; the soundtrack includes new wave favorites Propaganda, Pete Shelley, and The Jesus and Mary Chain. (1987, 95 min, 35mm)

+ A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 3: DREAM WARRIORS 9:20

The iconic horror series kicked into overdrive in this installment, in which survivor Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) teams with a group of troubled children to take the battle directly to dream-dwelling bogeyman Freddie Krueger (Robert Englund). Series creator Wes Craven scripted this colorful entry, which assembles a stellar ‘80s cast including Patricia Arquette (her debut), Craig Wasson, John Saxon, Larry Fishburne, Dick Cavett, and Zsa Zsa Gabor (RIP). (1987, 96 min, 35mm)

 
     
   


SUNDAY FEBRUARY 26 DOUBLE FEATURE

THE POWER AND THE GLORY 2:45, 6:30

Spencer Tracy made his mark in William K. Howard’s searing account of the rise and fall of a powerful railroad tycoon. Written by Preston Sturges, the film employs an ingenious multiple-flashback structure that is believed to have influenced Orson Welles and Herman J. Mankiewicz when they scripted Citizen Kane. Featuring the magnificent silent star Colleen Moore and the cinematography of frequent Howard collaborator, James Wong Howe. (1933, 76 min, DCP)

+ CITIZEN KANE 4:15, 8:00

The story of the tumultuous personal and professional life of a newspaper magnate, Orson Welles’ first film displays his genius, wit, imagination and command of the medium to full advantage. Decades on, Kane remains unequaled for its dazzling cinematic inventiveness. Welles co-stars with his fellow Mercury Players: Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Ruth Warrick, Everett Sloan and Agnes Moorhead. Photographed by Gregg Toland, music by Bernard Herrmann. (1941, 119 min, 35mm)

 

MONDAY FEBRUARY 27 THEATRE CLOSED

     
     


TUESDAY FEBRUARY 28 TBA

 

 

 

 

 

 
     
   


WEDNESDAY MARCH 1 DOUBLE FEATURE

THE BIG SLEEP 7:00

Howard Hawks’ famously incomprehensible film of Raymond Chandler’s first novel has Humphrey Bogart’s Philip Marlowe entangled in both a blackmail scheme and the smoldering dame Lauren Bacall. This chronic hangover of a film is full of corruption, annihilation and effervescent humor. Martha Vickers and a very memorable Dorothy Malone co-star. Music by Max Steiner. (1945, 116 min - original cut, 35mm)

+ FAREWELL, MY LOVELY 9:10 (1975, 95 min, 35mm)

 
     
   


THURSDAY MARCH 2 DOUBLE FEATURE

DELICATESSEN 7:00 NEW RESTORATION

Unemployed circus clown Louison (Dominique Pinon) applies for a job as a handyman at an apartment building in post-apocalyptic France, unaware that the ad is meant to lure people to slaughter…butcher/landlord Clapet (Jean-Claude Dreyfus) provides human meat for his tenants. This film put directors Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro on the map. “A fearsomely intense movie that mixes moods with formidable assurance.” –L.A. Times (1991, in French w/English subtitles, 99 min, DCP)

+ THE TENANT 8:55

Roman Polanski directs and stars in this story of a timid clerk who rents an apartment where the previous tenant had attempted suicide, and succumbs to mental disintegration as he appropriates the victim’s personality. This unique, bizarrely cast film co-stars Isabelle Adjani, Melvyn Douglas, Jo Van Fleet and Shelley Winters. (1976, 126 min, 35mm)

 
     
   


FRIDAY MARCH 3 NEW 35MM PRINT!

RESERVOIR DOGS 7:00, 9:00

After a diamond heist goes horribly awry, a band of criminals hole up in an abandoned warehouse where accusations and suspicions escalate into violence. As told in multi-layered flashbacks, this tour-de-force put writer/director Quentin Tarantino on the map and gave prime hard-boiled material to Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi and Lawrence Tierney. (1992, 99 min, 35mm ‘Scope)

 
 
 
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