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Nov. 5 - 16, 2008

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Tonight! November 5th!
Outfest Presents Award-Winning Doc about Outspoken Queer Youth

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Thursday, November 6 - 7:30 PM
Filmmaker Danny Boyle In Person

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Friday, November 7 - 7:30 PM
Actress Tilda Swinton In Person with Sneak Preview

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Sunday, November 9
Sneak Preview & Another Chance to See the Modern Classic B-Movie Spoof on the Big Screen! Cast & Crew In Person!

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Tuesday, November 11 - 7:30 PM
Opening Night of New Films From Italy! Cannes Jury Prize Winner!

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Wednesday, November 12 - 7:30 PM
40th Anniversary Screening! New 35mm Print! Special Guests
The Monkees In HEAD

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Thursday, November 13 - 7:30 PM
Filmmakers Shoot & Edit an 8mm Film in Camera and You Join Them to Watch the Results For the First Time

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November 14 - 16
A Tribute on the 50th Anniversary of his death
With Special Guests & Memorabilia Display

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Friday, November 14 - 7:30 PM
Fetish Film Series Hosted by Rick Castro

F i l m f o r u m

Select Sundays at 7:00 PM
Spielberg Theatre

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Nov. 15 & 16
10:30 AM  - Meet at the Box Office!
Behind-the-Scenes Tours of the historic Egyptian Theatre and a screening of
Experience the Legendary 85-year old Egyptian Theatre with the lights on! Bring your out of town guests to enjoy an authentic slice of Hollywood History!
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Tonight! November 5th!
Martin Landau and Screenwriters and Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski In Person!
Tim Burton's ED WOOD

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November 6 - 9
Giant Ants, Fuzzy Aliens, Bodysnatchers, Prehistoric Snail Monsters & More B-Movie Monsters

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Wednesday, November 12 - 7:30 PM
LA Premiere! Filmmaker Nick Broomfield In Person!

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November 13 - 16
L.A. Premieres! Don't Miss Opening Night at the Egyptian!

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October 25 - 4 PM
Family Matinee!


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Samuel L. Jackson
2008 American Cinematheque Award Recipient!

The Award Ceremony is December 1, 2008 at the Beverly Hilton. Tickets start at $550. For more information call Mann Productions: 323.314.7000

Join Now to take advantage of upcoming Sneak Preview Screenings of hotly anticipated new films THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON & THE WRESTLER that will have a special member ticket purchase window - before tickets go on sale to the general public. Stay tuned for details.

Membership Offers!

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Gift Memberships!

American Cinematheque Memberships make thoughtful gifts for the film lover in your life -- or consider a Membership for yourself! Keep an eye on our special offers for new members! And did we mention that memberships are also tax-deductible? Details

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Donations Needed!
We got a new van!!  Now we are seeking sponsorship for painting our logo on it!. E-mail us with any leads!

Our projectionists are seeking some 35 mm split reels. Do you have a Mini-DV camera you aren't using? Do you have a PC laptop that can run Powerpoint that you would like to donate to the American Cinematheque? We are seeking a 1 - 3 year old laptop to use in the Egyptian Theatre. As a non-profit, your donations to us are tax-deductible. We will provide you with a donation letter to use at tax time. Please call 323.461.2020, ext. 121.

Did you know that a $1000 donation can buy you at seat at the Egyptian & Aero Theatre? Personalize a name plate on the back of the seat. Another great  gift idea for the Egyptian's 85th birthday!

Tell us what you would like to see! E-mail info "at" americancinematheque "dot" com
November Egyptian Theatre Calendar | November Aero Theatre Calendar

Coming Soon:  Free ITVS Documentary Series, Hot Topics in Parenting Lectures with Authors, New Films From Argentina, Big Screen Classics, Baz Luhrmann In Person, West Side Story in 70mm, Film Festival Seminar, Sneak Previews, Family Matinees, Best In 10: Egyptian Theatre 10th Anniversary of the Grand Re-Opening, Holiday Movies and always much, much more!


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Be sure to click on "coming attractions" to purchase advance tickets. The fastest way to access the schedule is by theatre zip code - Egyptian 90028 and Aero 90403.
Service charges do apply.

Tickets are also available at the Egyptian and Aero Theatre Box Offices.
General Admission: $10   | Student/Senior: $8  
American Cinematheque Member: $7
* Tickets for free events are available at the box office on the day of the event only. They are distributed first come, first served.

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Max Palevsky Theatre at the Aero
1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403

Movies on the Big Screen since 1940!

Lloyd E. Rigler Theatre at the Egyptian
6712 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028
Movies on the Big Screen since 1922! Celebrating our 85th Anniversary October 18th!

Full Schedule Details: | 323.466.FILM

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