|A Digital Restoration Retrospective
This is an Egyptian Theatre Exclusive!
Developments in digital technology have not only
proven to be advantageous in the realm of todays effects-laden blockbusters; they
also bring Hollywood classics back to life. The Egyptians state-of-the-art,
top-of-the-line projector for full D-cinema presentations will be put to excellent use
with our series of digital restorations that includes RAGING BULL, THE GODFATHER, the
SUPERMAN films, and a glorious presentation of Sergio Leone's THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE
Digital cinema projection courtesy of DMX Cinema Technology.
Friday, January 22 - 7:30 PM
Digitally Restored! RAGING BULL, 1980, MGM Repertory, 128 min. The 30th
anniversary of director Martin Scorseses masterpiece. A stunning B&W portrait of
prizefighter Jake La Motta (Robert De Niro) and his harrowing, destructive bouts in and
out of the ring, beautifully shot by cinematographer Michael Chapman. Winner of Academy
Awards for Best Actor (De Niro) and Editing (Thelma Schoonmaker). With Cathy Moriarty, Joe
Saturday, January 23- 7:30 PM
Digitally Restored! THE GODFATHER, 1972, Paramount, 175 min. Dir. Francis Ford Coppola.
Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire and Robert Duvall join Marlon Brando, who
gives an unforgettable, career-reviving performance as Don Vito Corleone. When a mob war
breaks out and Don Vito is seriously wounded, returning veteran Michael (Pacino),
previously uninvolved in the family "business," is the only one cool and
collected enough to pull the irons out of the fire. [DCP] Trailer
Sunday, January 24 5:00 PM
Double Feature: Digitally Restored! SUPERMAN, 1978, Warner Bros., 151 min. Director Richard
Donners spectacular SUPERMAN, with eight minutes of never-before-seen footage.
Christopher Reeve was brilliantly cast in the dual roles of Superman and Clark Kent, with
terrific support from Margot Kidder as Lois Lane and Gene Hackman as Supermans
arch-nemesis, Lex Luthor. [BR/DMX Digital Cinema Presentation] Trailer
Digitally Restored! SUPERMAN II, 1980, Warner Bros., 116 min. Three
super-villains from Krypton (including Terence Stamp) arrive on Earth to bedevil
Christopher Reeves Man of Steel. This is the restoration of director Richard
Donner's original cut. [DCP] Trailer
Friday, January 29 - 7:30 PM
Digitally Restored! THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY (IL BUONO, IL BRUTTO, IL
CATTIVO), 1966, MGM Repertory, 161 min. Sergio Leones surreal masterpiece follows a
trio of equally violent and unrepentant gunslingers (Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach and Lee
Van Cleef) who engage in a jaw-dropping series of double- and triple-crosses to get their
hands on a fortune. [DCP Format] Trailer
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