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JINN Q&A Opening Night with Cast and Crew at the Playhouse.

JINN filmmakers Nijla Mu'min, Avril Z. Speaks, cast Simone Missick and Ashlei Foushee will participate in a Q&A after the 7:00 pm show on Friday, 11/16. Moderator DeWanda
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Our 11th Annual Christmas Eve FIDDLER SING-ALONG is Just Around the Corner! Get Tickets Now!

Can you believe it's the 11th year of our Christmas Eve FIDDLER SING-ALONG!?  Join us in coming together as a community to celebrate the song, shtick, and shenanigans of Laemmle's legendary Christmas Eve experience.For 2018, this ever-popular event will be occurring at eight of our neighborhood venues including our brand new theater in Glendale and the magnificent single screen, art deco AHRYA FINE ARTS in Beverly Hills (see below for full listing and ticket links).(Jump down to watch the Sing-A-Long trailer.  For tickets, visit Laemmle.com/Fiddler).In addition to movie and song, the evening will feature TRIVIA with PRIZES bein [...]
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Eightieth Anniversary Screenings of Jean Renoir’s GRAND ILLUSION on November 14 in Encino, Pasadena, and West LA

Laemmle Theatres and the Anniversary Classics Series present the latest in our Anniversary Classics Abroad program, Jean Renoir’s anti-war masterpiece, GRAND ILLUSION. We present this program to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I on November 11, 1918. Renoir’s film is generally regarded as the finest set during the First World War, and it endures as a memorable lament for the loss of an entire generation.Part of the originality and impact of 'Grand Illusion' comes from the fact that it has no battle scenes. Much of it is set in a German prison camp where several French soldiers are under the command of an [...]
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MASTER Q&A Following the 7:30 PM Show on Wednesday, 11/28 at the Playhouse 7.

MASTER Grandmaster Zhou Ting and director Dastan Khalili will participate in a Q&A after the 7:30 PM show on Wednesday,
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UPDATED HORN FROM THE HEART: THE PAUL BUTTERFIELD STORY Q&A’s at the Playhouse, Noho 7 and Monica Film Center. See Below for Details.

FROM THE HEART: THE PAUL BUTTERFIELD STORY Q&A's after the 7:30 PM shows 11/2 - 11/4 at the Playhouse, and following the 7:30 PM shows at the Noho 7 on Monday, 11/5 and at the Monica Film Center on Tuesday, 11/6.Playhouse:11/2 Director John Anderson11/3 Musician Steve Madaio and director John Anderson11/4 Director John AndersonNoHo 7:11/5 Musician Jim Kweskin, Kathy Butterfield and director John AndersonMonica Film Center:11/6 Director John Anderson   
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Better Angels Q&A with Filmmaker at the Playhouse.

BETTER ANGELS producer William Mundell will participate in a Q&A after the 7:20 PM show on Thursday,
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Two Horror Classics from the Universal Studio Vaults on Tuesday, October 30 in Pasadena, NoHo, and West LA

Laemmle Theatres and the Anniversary Classics Series present a double feature of classic Universal studios’ horror films on the eve of Halloween, October 30, in our popular Twofer Tuesday (two films for the price of one) program. We will show a “double treat” of the 85th anniversary of THE INVISIBLE MAN (1933) paired with the 70th anniversary of the horror-comedy ABBOTT AND COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN (1948).THE INVISIBLE MAN was a key entry in the cycle of terror films from Universal studios in the early 1930s that helped secure its reputation as the “house of horror” in the early sound era. Produced by Carl Laem [...]
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BRAMPTON’S OWN Q&A with Cast and Crew at the Playhouse.

BRAMPTON'S OWN Q&A with filmmaker Michael Doneger and actors Alex Russell, Scott Porter and Kevin Linehan following the 5:20 PM show on Saturday, 10/20 at the
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THUNDER ROAD Filmmaker in Attendance Opening Weekend at the Playhouse.

THUNDER ROAD cast and crew will participate in Q&A's after the 1:00 PM shows and introduce the 9:55 PM shows on Friday, 10/19 - Sunday, 10/21 at the
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STUDIO 54 Q&A With Filmmaker on Friday, 10/19 at the Playhouse.

STUDIO 54 filmmaker Matt Tyrnauer will participate in a Q&A following the 7:10 PM show on Friday, 10/19 at the
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Jacques Tati’s MON ONCLE 60th Anniversary Screenings October 17 in Encino, Pasadena, and West LA

Laemmle Theatres and the Anniversary Classics Series present the latest installment in our popular Anniversary Classics Abroad program, 60th anniversary screenings of the Oscar winner for Best Foreign Language Film of 1958, Jacques Tati’s MON ONCLE. Tati made only six feature films over the course of his career (including Jour de Fete, Playtime, and Traffic), and this comedy—his first film in color—is considered one of the highlights. Tati had introduced the character of Mr. Hulot in Mr. Hulot’s Holiday, his highly praised film from 1953. He once again plays the character of Hulot in this more ambitious satire of moder [...]
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THE ADVOCATES Q&A’s at the Monica Film Center, Playhouse 7, NoHo 7 and Town Center 5.

Film CenterFriday, 10/19: Q&A following 7:20 PM show with Rémi Kessler (producer/director); Mel Tillekeratne (advocate); & Alisa Orduña (Senior Advisor to the City Manager on Homelessness, City of Santa Monica). Moderated by Maryam Zar (Chair, Westside Regional Alliance of Councils).Saturday, 10/20: Q&A following 7:20 PM show with Rémi Kessler (producer/director); Rudy Salinas (advocate); special guests; and team members of United Way of Greater LA’s Everyone In campaign.Sunday, 10/21: Q&A following 7:20 PM show with Rémi Kessler (producer/director); Claudia Perez (advocate with lived experien [...]
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ART IN THE ARTHOUSE presents: SCREENINGS in NoHo October 17

Artist ReceptionLaemmle NoHo 7Wednesday, October 17,  7-9 pmRSVP hereThis is a free eventLaemmle's Art in the Arthouse presents SCREENINGS, a new art show in Noho based on ideas of scale, reproduction, and projection. This special exhibit features a slideshow on the big screen, artist talks and the wine, cheese, and conversation Art in the Arthouse is known for. Sales benefit the Laemmle Foundation and its support of humanitarian and environmental causes in Los Angeles.The artists are: Brody Albert, Stephen Aldahl, Theodora Allen, Allen Brewer, Andy Brown, Jason Burgess, Pablo Carrillo, Milano Chow, Michael Dopp, Andy Faul [...]
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THE PANAMA PAPERS Director Alex Winter Will Participate in Q&A’S After Select Showtimes at the Playhouse 7.

THE PANAMA PAPERS director Alex Winter will participate in Q&A's at the Playhouse 11/2: 7:10Saturday 11/3: 1:20 and 7:10Sunday 11/4: 1:20 and 4:10 
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Join Laemmle for Tour de Summer Camps on Oct. 28 and Earn Free Movies + Private Screening

This fall Laemmle is going to camp!  No, we're not scheduling a "campy film" retrospective for our Throwback Thursday series  (though that might be a good idea!).  We're going to an actual camp (Camp Alonim in Simi Valley to be precise) Oct. 28 to participate in the 5th annual Tour de Summer Camps, a charity bicycle ride that generates scholarship funding for 13 L.A. area Jewish summer camps.  The idea is to provide any youngster who wants to attend summer camp the means to do so. What's not to love about that?Here's the best part: you can join us! That includes our very own Greg Laemmle, his wife Tish, and Laemm [...]
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ROSEMARY’S BABY plus Q&A, book sale and signing with ‘This Is No Dream: Making Rosemary’s Baby’ author James Munn September 26th in Pasadena

In conjunction with the publication of This is No Dream: Making Rosemary’s Baby by James Munn, Laemmle Theatres, the Anniversary Classics Series and Vroman’s Bookstore present, Laemmle Theatres and the Anniversary Classics Series present a 50th anniversary screening of one of the most terrifying movies of all time, ROSEMARY'S BABY.Ira Levin’s ingenious best-selling novel imagined a witches’ coven hiding in plain sight in contemporary Manhattan and hatching a plot to bring the Devil’s son to earth. Producer William Castle, the mastermind behind many successful B-horror movies, graduated to the A ranks with this cl [...]
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Bloody Disgusting Presents Retro Nightmares Cinema Series in Pasadena, North Hollywood, and Santa Monica!

Bloody Disgusting presents Retro Nightmares Cinema Series brings campy fun back to theaters starting this September in Pasadena, North Hollywood, and Santa Monica. Just in time to kick off the Halloween season, five HD digitally remastered cult horror classics--as voted online by fans--will be coming to the big screen for three nights only: The House on Sorority Row (Thursday, September 27th), Amityville: The Evil Escapes & Amityville: It’s About Time – Double Feature Event (Thursday, October 4th), and Sweet Sixteen & The Convent – Double Feature Event (Thursday, October 11th). of these films haven’t been shown [...]
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ART IN THE ARTHOUSE presents: The Claremont Art Show 2018 September 30

Artist ReceptionLaemmle Claremont 5450 West 2nd StreetSunday, September 30, 11am-1pmRSVP hereThis is a free event!Laemmle's Art in the Arthouse presents THE CLAREMONT ART SHOW 2018!  Please join us as we celebrate local artists in an intimate theatre setting. Produced by master impresario Lynn Chang, our special event features a slideshow on the big screen, artist talks, and refreshments. Meet the artists and stay for the bagels, pastries, coffee and conversation Art in the Arthouse is known for. Sales benefit the Laemmle Foundation and its support of humanitarian and environmental causes in Los An [...]
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Acclaimed HALE COUNTY THIS MORNING, THIS EVENING Filmmaker Q&A’s Opening Weekend at Santa Monica and Pasadena

HALE COUNTY THIS MORNING, THIS EVENING filmmaker RaMell Ross will participate in Q&A's after the 7:40pm shows on Friday and Saturday at the Monica Film Center and after the 4:40pm screening on Saturday at the
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BEL CANTO Filmmaker Paul Weitz in Person for Q&A at the Playhouse.

BEL CANTO filmmaker Paul Weitz will participate in a Q&A after the 4:40 PM show at the Playhouse on Saturday, September
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