Friday, November 29 — Thursday, December 5

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Friday 11/29

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Stand By Me — Rob Reiner — 1986 — 88 min
35mm

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Saturday 11/30

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Foreign Bodies: The Films of Claire Denis
series coordinated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in conjunction with the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Museum of the Moving Image, and TIFF
The Intruder — Claire Denis — 2004 — 130 min
35mm print via the Institut Français and Pyramide Films

7:00 PM
Movieside / Terror in the Aisles at the Patio Theater
ULTIMATE HORROR TRIPLE FEATURE including special guests & 35mm prints of…
Suspiria — Dario Argento — 1977 — 98 min
The Black Cat — Lucio Fulci — 1981 — 92 min
[Details from Movieside]

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Stand By Me — Rob Reiner — 1986 — 88 min
35mm

Sunday 12/1

11:30 AM
Northwest Chicago Film Society at the Gene Siskel Film Center
PRE-CODE DOUBLE FEATURE!
Million Dollar Legs — Edward F. Cline / W. C. Fields — 1932 — 64 min
Girls About Town — George Cukor — 1931 — 66 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

noon
Blues Before Sunrise Film Fest at the Jazz Record Mart
featuring 16mm film rarities!

7:00 PM
Doc Films: You’ll Die Laughing: Comedies of Murder
The ‘Burbs — Joe Dante — 1989 — 101 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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Monday 12/2

5:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: 30th Anniversary!
Monty Python and the Holy Grail — Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones — 1975 — 91 min
35mm from Rainbow Releasing

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory
Black Narcissus — Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger — 1947 — 99 min
35mm from Park Circus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Memories of Memories: Terence Davies & Hou Hsaio-Hsien
Of Time and the City — Terence Davies — 2008 — 74 min
35mm

9:40 PM
Music Box Theatre: 30th Anniversary!
Monty Python and the Holy Grail — Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones — 1975 — 91 min
35mm from Rainbow Releasing

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Tuesday 12/3

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory
The Red Shoes — Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger — 1948 — 135 min
35mm from Park Circus Films

6:00 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art
The King of Comedy — Martin Scorsese — 1983 — 109 min
Presented in conjunction with Sandra Bernhard’s Sandyland.
35mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Awkward Years: Early Talkies and Experiments in Sound
Dracula — Tod Browning — 1931 — 85 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Room — Tommy Wiseau — 2003 — 99 min
Hosted by Steve “Capone” Prokopy of Ain’t It Cool News, and author and The Room star Greg Sestero.
[DETAILS FROM THE MUSIC BOX]
35mm

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Wednesday 12/4

1:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Show Boat — James Whale — 1936 — 113 min
16mm

7:30 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Show Boat — James Whale — 1936 — 113 min
16mm

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Thursday 12/5

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Foreign Bodies: The Films of Claire Denis
series coordinated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in conjunction with the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Museum of the Moving Image, and TIFF
The Intruder — Claire Denis — 2004 — 130 min
35mm print via the Institut Français and Pyramide Films

7:00 PM
Block Cinema
Inside Llewyn Davis — Joel Coen & Ethan Coen — 2013 — 105 min
35mm

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through 12/15
Tuesday – Friday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday, Sunday: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The Renaissance Society: SUICIDE NARCISSUS
A group exhibition meant to serve as a contemporary vanitas…. with a looping installation of Daniel Steegmann Mangrane’s 16 mm (16mm, 5 min, 2009 – 2011)
[ABOUT THE FILM]

through 1/5/14
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday – Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art: Paul Sietsema
featuring “several in-depth, multimedia investigations, each combining a 16mm film presentation with other artworks”

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These first- and second-run theaters are still showing 35mm prints:

• The Vic Brew & View: websitetwitter

• The Wilmette Theatre: website