March 4, 2013
February 22, 2013
SIOUX CITY, IA — A photo exhibit at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center focuses on the decline of the American drive-in theater. Photographer Michael Flecky features many shots of abandoned theaters and lots as there hasn’t been an operating drive-in locally for a while.
Read more in the Sioux City Journal.
February 15, 2013
At The Landmark Loew’s Jersey Theatre 54 Journal Square, Jersey City, NJ 07306 Tel. (201) 798-6055 Fax: (201) 798-4020 Web: www.loewsjersey.org
A Not-For-Profit Arts Center in a Landmark Movie Palace
Fri., February 22 8PM
“The Trouble With Harry” Starring Shirley MacLaine, Edmund Gwenn, John Forsythe. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. 1955, 105mins
February 14, 2013
NCM Fathom Events has brought concerts and operas to theaters before and now their sharing the annual tv event, PaleyFest. The early March series features panel discussions with the stars and creators of the hottest shows on television.
Read more in the Hollywood Reporter.
February 11, 2013
February 8, 2013
CHICAGO, IL — The Logan Theatre is kicking off it’s late-night Wednesday rewind series with some lost gems starring Fabio and a film that bills itself as a “Turkish Star Wars.” They’re trying to focus on films unavailable on DVD and campy genres pieces from the 80’s.
Read more in the Chicago Tribune.
(Thanks to r8teco for providing the photo.)
January 23, 2013
VANDERGRIFT, PA — For seven years in a row, we’ve brought back the fun in going to the drive-in, with our annual, award-winning September DRIVE-IN SUPER MONSTER-RAMA event. Now, the Riverside Drive-In Theatre is bringing the same retro thrills to their opening season with APRIL GHOULS DRIVE-IN MONSTER-RAMA! Like the September spectacular, this is two nights of classic horror and monster 35mm prints presented at an authentic drive-in movie theater. There will be two big shows on two consecutive nights which will start at dusk and go on until really late into the night! We have some very special treats in store, so we encourage all drive-in movie fanatics to travel from near and far, as you’re not going to find anything else like it, anywhere!
January 17, 2013
January 7, 2013
PORTLAND, OR — Mark your calendars for Saturday March 23, 2013 because the Architectural Heritage Center is leading a lecture on North Portland theaters. Portland theater historians Steve Stone and Mike Mathews will head up the talk on the unique treasures of the city.
Go to their site for further details.
December 12, 2012
Cinefamily to hold “Telethon” to help upgrade and preserve the Silent Movie Theater in LA on Dec. 15
LOS ANGELES, CA — Cinefamily at the Silent Movie Theatre is hosting their “Fantastic Elastic 24-Hour Holiday Telethon” this weekend to raise money to upgrade their facilities. Such stars as Robert Downey Jr. and Jason Schwartzman are expected for the festival that will cover offbeat films of all genres.
Read more at NBC Los Angeles.
(Thanks to monika for providing the photo.)