Issues to do, motion pictures, L.A., O.C.: ‘Raiders of the Misplaced Ark’

Discover a flick with our weekly curated checklist of basic motion pictures, cult favorites, movie festivals, and many others., enjoying at theaters and pop-ups and/or streaming on-line. Earlier than you go, bear in mind to name or examine on-line for reservation necessities and different COVID-19 protocols.

Motion pictures

“Bringing Up Child”
A weekend’s price of basic comedies starring Cary Grant kicks off with the dapper actor reverse Katharine Hepburn — and a leopard! — on this 1938 romp directed by Howard Hawks. Outdated City Music Corridor, 140 Richmond St., El Segundo. 2:30 p.m. Nov. 13. $10, $12.

“Bubba Ho-Tep”
An growing old Elvis impersonator who claims he’s the true deal and an aged Black man who thinks he’s JFK be part of forces to place the kibosh on a reanimated Egyptian mummy elevating a ruckus at their retirement house in Don Coscarelli’s 2002 horror comedy. Bruce Campbell and Ossie Davis star. Alamo Drafthouse, 700 W. seventh St., downtown L.A. 7 p.m. Nov. 15 and 17. $20.

“Fort within the Sky”
Thirty-fifth anniversary screenings of legendary Japanese filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki’s luxurious 1986 anime fable about two orphans attempting to maintain a magical amulet from falling into the flawed arms. Fathom Occasions, numerous native theaters (see web site). Dubbed in English: 3 p.m. Nov. 14, 7 p.m. Nov. 18; in Japanese with English subtitles: 7 p.m. Nov. 15. $15.

“Chess of the Wind”
New restoration of Iranian filmmaker Mohammad Reza Aslani’s long-lost 1976 thriller drama about an aristocratic household torn aside by greed and betrayal following the dying of their matriarch. In Farsi with English subtitles. Nuart Theatre, 11272 Santa Monica Blvd., West L.A. 3:10, 5:20 and seven:30 p.m. Nov. 12-18. $9.50, $12.50. (310) 473-8530.

“La Dolce Vita”
Marcello Mastroianni does because the Romans do in Federico Fellini’s acclaimed 1960 comedy-drama a few journalist for a gossip magazine residing the candy life within the Everlasting Metropolis. Anita Ekberg and Anouk Aimée additionally star. In Italian, English, French and German with English subtitles. Royal, 11523 Santa Monica Blvd., West L.A.; Laemmle Glendale, 207 N. Maryland Ave., Glendale; Playhouse 7, 673 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena; Laemmle Newhall, 22500 Lyons Ave., Newhall. 7 p.m. Nov. 17. $12.50.

“Mulholland Drive”
Twentieth anniversary of David Lynch’s darkish and surreal 2001 Hollywood fable about an aspiring actress (Naomi Watts) who types an unlikely bond with an amnesiac girl (Laura Harring). The Frida Cinema, Calle Cuatro Plaza, 305 E. 4th St., Santa Ana. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12, 6 and 9 p.m. Nov. 13, 8:30 p.m. Nov. 14. $10.50.

“Mysterious Pores and skin”
Two teenagers — one a homosexual prostitute, the opposite obsessive about alien abductions — come to phrases with a darkish episode from their shared previous in Gregg Araki’s gripping but delicate 2004 indie drama. With Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Brady Corbet. Mind Lifeless Studios on the Silent Film Theater, 611 N. Fairfax Ave., L.A. 10 p.m. Nov. 14. $12; advance buy required.

“The Evening of the Hunter” with “All That Jazz”
Double payments pairs Charles Laughton’s atmospheric 1955 B&W thriller starring Robert Mitchum as a psychotic preacher with Bob Fosse’s semi-autobiographical 1979 fantasy starring Roy Scheider as a Fosse-like director-choreographer. Each offered in 35mm. Secret Film Membership on the Million Greenback Theater, 307 S. Broadway, downtown L.A. 6 and eight:15 p.m. Nov. 13. $14-$24; advance buy required.

“The Piano”
A monthlong salute to Jane Campion continues and contains the New Zealand filmmaker’s Oscar-winning 1993 interval drama a few mute Scottish girl (Holly Hunter) who finds herself married off to a Kiwi farmer (Sam Neill). With Harvey Keitel and Anna Paquin. Academy Museum of Movement Photos, David Geffen Theater, 6067 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14. $5-$10.

“Raiders of the Misplaced Ark”
Intrepid archaeologist Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) whips the Nazis, saves the woman and will get the products on this thrilling 1981 journey directed by Steven Spielberg. With Karen Allen. Rooftop Cinema Membership Presents the Drive-In at Santa Monica Airport, 3233 Donald Douglas Loop S., Santa Monica. 4 p.m. Nov. 14. $25-$58; advance buy required.

“Straight Time” with “Thief”
Double invoice pairs Ulu Grosbard’s gritty 1978 drama starring Dustin Hoffman as an ex-con attempting to remain on the precise facet of the legislation with Michael Mann’s trendy 1981 thriller starring James Caan as a profession legal searching for one final large rating earlier than he will get out of the sport. Each offered in 35mm. New Beverly Cinema, 7165 Beverly Blvd., L.A. 6 and eight:25 p.m. Nov. 12-14. $12; advance buy really useful.

“Candy Sweetback’s Baadasssss Music”
The late, nice Melvin Van Peebles wrote, directed, financed, starred and caught it to the Man on the imply streets of L.A. on this landmark 1971 indie drama, the sine qua non of the Blaxploitation style. American Cinematheque on the Los Feliz 3, 1822 N. Vermont Ave., Los Feliz. 10 p.m. Nov. 17. $8, $13.

“2001: A House Odyssey”
Boys go to Jupiter to get extra stupider in Stanley Kubrick’s trippy, effects-laden 1968 sci-fi epic about an interplanetary mission jeopardized by a sentient pc gone rogue. With Gary Lockwood and Keir Dullea. Introduced in 70mm. American Cinematheque on the Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Ave., Santa Monica. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13-14. $10, $15.

Movie festivals

AFI Fest
The American Movie Institute’s annual showcase for all issues cinema returns with an enormous batch of red-carpet premieres of main studio releases in addition to in-person and digital screenings of international movies, documentaries and shorts, plus filmmaker Q&As, panel discussions and extra. TCL Chinese language Theatre, 6925 Hollywood Blvd., and TCL Chinese language 6 Theatres, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Numerous showtimes by Nov. 14. In-person: $17, $25; passes: $150; digital screenings: $10.

Cinelounge Worldwide Movie Competition
The inaugural version of this four-day showcase options indie flicks, international movies, cult classics, quick movies and extra. Cinelounge, 1625 N. Las Palmas Ave., Hollywood. Numerous showtimes by Nov. 14. All screenings are free; reservations required. Particulars at

Coast Movie Competition 2021
This annual celebration of outside sports activities and recreation — browsing, snowboarding, and many others. — contains documentaries, shorts, panel discussions and extra. Competition of Arts, 650 Laguna Canyon Highway, Laguna Seaside. Numerous showtimes by Nov. 14, with a digital model of the pageant streaming on-line Nov. 16-28 (see web site for particulars). $15, $35; passes: $55-$375.

PXL This 31 Toy Digital camera Movie Competition
A web-based version of this annual showcase options works created by modern filmmakers utilizing a low-fi Nineteen Eighties-era kids’s camcorder made by Fisher-Value. 7 p.m. Nov. 14. Free.,

third Taiwan Biennial Movie Competition
This showcase for latest Taiwanese cinema continues with digital screenings by Nov. 12. $5; passes, $15, $20.

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