Hollywood movie events this week include two red carpet premieres, for "Rock of Ages" starring Tom Cruise and Woody Allen's "To Rome With Love"; a tribute to comedian Jack Oakie; appearances by Kirk Douglas, Jane Fonda, Pat Boone, and others at special screenings; and so much more.
Friday, June 8, 2012
The red carpet premiere of "Rock of Ages" (2012) takes place at 5:00 p.m. at Grauman's Chinese. Anyone may watch the stars arrive for free.
"Frankenstein" (1931) and "The Mummy" (1932) will air at the Billy Wilder at 10899 Wilshire at 7:30 p.m. to celebrate Universal Pictures' centennial. The double feature costs $10.00. Film historian James Curtis will appear.
The first two James Bond flicks, "Dr. No" (1962) and "From Russia With Love" (1963), screen at the Egyptian at 7:30 p.m. to kick off its "007 at 50: The Complete James Bond Retrospective" at 6712 Hollywood Blvd. Tickets are $11.00.
Saturday, June 9, 2012
"The Incredible Shrinking Man" (1957) and "To Kill a Mockingbird" (1962) will screen at the Billy Wilder at 4:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., respectively, to celebrate 100 years of Universal Pictures. Tickets are $10.00 for each event.
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Actor Roddy Piper will appear for a screening of "They Live" (1988) at the New Beverly at 3:30 p.m. Admission is $8.00.
At 7:30 p.m., the New Beverly presents Clive Barker's "Night Breed: The Cabal Cut." Mark Miller and Russell Cherrington, the creators of the extended version of the 1990 film, will appear. Tickets are $8.00.
Monday, June 11, 2012
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Kirk Douglas will appear to present "Spartacus" (1960) at Grauman's Chinese Theatre at 6:15 p.m. as part of its "25-Cent Movie" series honoring 85 years in Hollywood. A hand and footprint re-dedication ceremony will take place before the film.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Crooner Pat Boone will appear at the Egyptian for the 50th anniversary screening of "State Fair" (1962) at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $11.00.
The Hollywood Heritage Museum hosts a tribute to Jack Oakie at the Lasky-DeMille Barn at 2100 N. Highland at 7:30 p.m. The musical "Hitting a New High" (1937) will screen, and representatives from the actor's estate will appear. Admission is $10.00.
Thursday, June 14, 2012
The red carpet premiere of Woody Allen's "To Rome With Love" takes place at LA LIVE at 1000 Olympic Blvd. to open the Los Angeles Film Festival. Anyone may watch the stars arrive for free at 5:00 p.m.
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