SoCal Classic Movies: Jurassic Park, Friday the 13th

Find a flick through our curated weekly list of classic movies, cult favorites, film festivals, etc., playing in theaters, pop-ups and/or online streaming. Before you go, remember to call or check online for booking requirements and COVID-19 protocols.

‘Ace in the Hole’ with ‘A Face in the Crowd’
This duplex paper combines Billy Wilder’s black and white 1951 drama starring Kirk Douglas as a morally challenged journalist with Elia Kazan’s 1957 black and white drama starring Andy Griffith as a morally challenged television star. The Academy Museum of the Moving Image, Ted Mann Theatre, 6067 Wilshire Blvd. LA 7:30 p.m., May 13.

“Au Revoir les Enfants”
The principal of a Catholic school in France tries to keep several Jewish children from the clutches of the Nazis in Louis Malle’s 1987 biographical drama. In French and German with English subtitles. Brain Dead Studios at Silent Movie Theater, 611 N. Fairfax Ave. LA 8 p.m. May 14. 12 USD; Advance purchase required.

The notorious Venezuelan terrorist known as “the Jackal” is wreaking havoc across Europe and the Middle East in director Olivier Assayas’s three-part 2010 mini-series starring Edgar Ramirez. 35mm introduction with English subtitles. Secret Movie Club Theatre, 1917 Bay St. , 2nd Floor, Downtown LA Parts 1 & 2, 7:30 p.m. May 13; Part 3, 8 p.m. May 14. 14 – 24 dollars.

“Dark Man”
Liam Neeson is a scientist with a certain set of skills and skills that make him a nightmare for the villains who left him nearly dead and horribly disfigured, in this 1990 superhero drama from “Evil Dead” and “Spider-Man” by Sam Raimi. Frida Cinema, Calle Quattro Plaza, 305 E, 4th Street, Santa Ana. 4:45 and 10:15 p.m. May 14 4:45 p.m. May 15, $7.50, $10.50.

Bella Lugosi died, but the Hungarian-born actor was still alive when he played the aristocratic Transylvanian vampire Bram Stoker in Todd Browning’s 1931 chiller. Presented in 35mm. New Beverly Cinema, 7165 Beverly Blvd., LA 2 p.m. 14-15 May. 10 USD; Advance purchase is recommended.

“Friday the 13th”
Get a grip on your triskaidekaphobia and re-visit this thrilling 1980 movie about fanatical young camp counselors and knife-and-wax murderers who hate them. With Kevin Bacon. Electric Dusk Drive, 236 N. Central Ave. , Glendale. 8:30 p.m., May 13. $20 per vehicle plus $8 per passenger.

Also at the Rooftop Cinema Club El Segundo, 1310 E Franklin Ave. Parking building, El Segundo. 11 p.m. May 13 .19.50 – $26.50; Advance purchase required.

‘Jurassic Park’
It’s not “Billy and the Cloneasaurus,” but Steven Spielberg’s impact-packed 1993 tale of adventure is still vastly superior to any of the imitations, sequels, or reboots that followed its dinosaur-sized footprints. Starring Sam Neill, Laura Dern, and Jeff Goldblum. Los Angeles State Historic Park, 1245 Spring Street, Chinatown, Downtown Los Angeles 8:30 p.m., May 13, $22.

little princess
A young girl, staying at a bleak boarding school while her father is out fighting in the Great War, lights up the lives of those around her in Alfonso Cuarón’s 1995 magical adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic novel. Star Liesel Matthews. Feet in 35 mm. Academy of Motion Picture Museum, Ted Mann Theatre, 6067 Wilshire Blvd. , LA 11 am May 14 May.

Notorious Rancho.
Marlene Dietrich runs a spread on the Mexican border where, for a price, outlaws can get away with the lam for a short while in the 1952 crime drama directed by Fritz Lang. For ages 13 and up. Part of the “What’s Western? Movie Series.” Autry Museum of the American West, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park, LA 1:30 p.m. mayo. 14. Included with museum admission ($6 – $14); Reservations are recommended. (323) 667-2000.

‘Strangers on the Train’
A four-weekend salute to master Alfred Hitchcock’s suspense rolls in with this thrilling 1951 thriller starring Farley Granger and Robert Walker and based on Patricia Highsmith’s novel. Old Town Music Hall, 140 Richmond Street, El Segundo. 2:30 p.m. May 14. $10, $12.

“Sunshine and Noir: 1980s L.A. Horror Marathon”
Directed by John Carpenter’s 1988 six-film retrospective, this sci-fi/horror/action satire blend “They Live” starring Roddy Piper and Keith David, and concludes several hours later with Robert Vincent O’Neill’s sexually exploitative 1984 film “Angel.” American Cinema at Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica. Noon, May 14, $20, $25.

35th Israel Film Festival
The latest edition of this annual showcase of features, documentaries and shorts from Israel continues in in-person (until May 19) before going online (May 21-26). Lumiere Music Hall, 9036 Wilshire Blvd. , Beverly Hills, and Laemmle Town Center 5, 17200 Ventura Blvd. , Encino. Various show dates. $13, $15; Available passes.

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