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Pacino vs. De Niro and a Chaplin triple-feature

Discover a flick with our weekly curated record of traditional films, cult favorites, movie festivals, and so on., streaming on-line or enjoying at a theater close to you.

“Damaged Arrow”

James Stewart stars on this early “revisionist” western from 1950, one of many first to painting Native Individuals in a extra optimistic gentle. With Jeff Chandler and Debra Paget. Introduced in 35mm. A part of the Autry’s “What Is a Western” collection. Autry Museum of the American West, 4700 Western Heritage Means, Griffith Park, L.A. 1:30 p.m. Aug. 28. Included with museum admission ($6-$14); reservations advisable. (323) 667-2000.

“The Cabin within the Woods”

Traditional horror-film tropes get turned on their head on this meta 2012 romp written by Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard and directed by Goddard. With Chris Hemsworth, Kristen Connolly, Fran Kranz, Richard Jenkins and Bradley Whitford. Rooftop Cinema Membership DTLA, Degree, fourth flooring, 888 S. Olive St., downtown L.A. 10:30 p.m. Aug. 27. $19.50-$23.40.

Dances With Movies

This annual showcase for unbiased films continues. TCL Chinese language 6 Theatres, Hollywood & Highland, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. By means of Sept. 12. Numerous showtimes. $18, $20; passes: $425.

“The Deceivers”

The title’s Brosnan … Pierce Brosnan: The actor previously often called Agent 007 goes undercover to deliver down a murderous cult in early nineteenth century India in a brand new 4K restoration of this 1988 thriller directed by Nicholas Meyer. The Landmark Westwood, 1045 Broxton Ave., Westwood. 4:45 and seven p.m. Aug. 27; 2:30, 4:45 and seven p.m. Aug. 28-29; 4:45 and seven p.m. Sept. 1-2. $10, $13. (310) 208-3250.

“8 1/2”

New 4K restoration of director Federico Fellini’s fantastical, Oscar-winning, black-and-white 1963 fable in regards to the lifetime of a filmmaker. Marcello Mastroianni stars. In Italian with English subtitles. Nuart Theatre, 11272 Santa Monica Blvd., West L.A. 1:30, 4:20 and seven:15 p.m. Aug. 27-29; 4:20 and seven:15 p.m. Aug. 30-Sept. 2. $9, $12. (310) 473-8530.


Al Pacino and Robert De Niro play cops and robbers in Michael Mann’s epic 1995 crime thriller set within the Metropolis of Angels. Val Kilmer and Ashley Judd additionally star. New Beverly Cinema, 7165 Beverly Blvd., L.A. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 28, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 29, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30-31. $10; advance tickets are offered out, however a restricted variety of tickets will likely be out there on the door earlier than every screening.

“The Child” with “The Gold Rush” and “Metropolis Lights”

There’s extra Charlie Chaplin than you’ll be able to shake a flexible strolling stick at on this triple invoice of the silent-era comedies directed by and starring the film legend. Introduced in 35mm. Secret Film Membership on the Million Greenback Theater, 307 S. Broadway, downtown L.A. 11 a.m., 1 and three:15 p.m. Aug. 28. $16-$36; advance buy required.

“Mad Max: Fury Street”

Charlize Theron’s Imperator Furiosa is behind the wheel and Tom Hardy’s Max is simply alongside for the experience in Aussie filmmaker George Miller’s 2015 reboot of his post-apocalyptic motion franchise. Rooftop Cinema Membership El Segundo, 1310 E. Franklin Ave., parking construction, El Segundo. 10:30 p.m. Sept. 2. $18.50-$22.50; advance buy required.

“Monsieur Hulot’s Vacation”

Director-star Jacques Tati’s beloved bumbler has a collection of seaside misadventures on this 1953 comedy traditional. In French with English subtitles. Introduced in 35mm. American Cinematheque on the Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Ave., Santa Monica. 4 p.m. Aug. 28. $8, $13.


A monthlong salute to Robert Altman concludes with the good American filmmaker’s sprawling 1975 ensemble drama set within the nation music capital. With Keith Carradine, Ronee Blakley, Ned Beatty, Karen Black and Lily Tomlin. The Frida Cinema, Calle Cuatro Plaza, 305 E. 4th St., Santa Ana. 2:30 and 6 p.m. Aug. 28, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 29, 4:30 and seven:30 p.m. Aug. 30-31. $10.50.

“The Raid: Redemption” and “The Raid 2”

The motion is sort of nonstop on this double invoice pairing director Gareth Evan’s 2011 thriller, starring Iko Uwais as a die-hard Indonesian cop, with its equally bonkers 2014 sequel. In Indonesian with English subtitles. Introduced in 35mm. Secret Film Membership Theatre, 1917 Bay St., 2nd flooring, downtown L.A. 8 and 10 p.m. Aug. 27. $16-$28.

“Pace Racer”

Emile Hirsch performs the titular racecar driver within the Wachowskis’ underrated, effects-laden 2008 live-action tackle the traditional Nineteen Sixties cartoon collection. With Christina Ricci, John Goodman, Susan Sarandon and Matthew Fox. Mind Lifeless Studios on the Silent Film Theater, 611 N. Fairfax Ave., L.A. 8 p.m. Aug. 29. $12; advance buy required.


He is within the military now: Invoice Murray goes from slacker to enlistee to unintentional struggle hero in fortieth anniversary screenings of Ivan Reitman’s riotous 1981 comedy. Harold Ramis, John Sweet and Warren Oates additionally star. Fathom Occasions, numerous native theaters (see web site). 3 and seven p.m. Aug. 29, 7 p.m. Sept. 2. $15.

“This Is the Finish”

Rooftop Motion pictures at The Montalbán is again in enterprise with a screening of this apocalyptic 2013 comedy starring James Franco, Seth Rogen and Jonah Hill. The Montalbán, 1615 Vine St., Hollywood. 8 p.m. Aug. 27. $28.25 and up.

This story initially appeared in Los Angeles Occasions.

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