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APRIL 2021


Saturday 4/17

1:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Trial of the Chicago 7 — Aaron Sorkin — 2021 — 129 min
35mm from Netflix
The theater’s COVID-19 guidelines can be found here


Sunday 4/18

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Trial of the Chicago 7 — Aaron Sorkin — 2021 — 129 min
35mm from Netflix
The theater’s COVID-19 guidelines can be found here


Monday 4/19

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Trial of the Chicago 7 — Aaron Sorkin — 2021 — 129 min
35mm from Netflix
The theater’s COVID-19 guidelines can be found here


MAY 2021


Friday 5/7

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: The Big One – Heist Films at the Music Box
Ocean’s Eleven — Steven Soderbergh — 2001 — 116 min
35mm from Warner Brothers
The theater’s COVID-19 guidelines can be found here


Saturday 5/8

9:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: The Big One – Heist Films at the Music Box
Ocean’s Eleven — Steven Soderbergh — 2001 — 116 min
35mm from Warner Brothers
The theater’s COVID-19 guidelines can be found here


Sunday 5/9

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: The Big One – Heist Films at the Music Box
Ocean’s Eleven — Steven Soderbergh — 2001 — 116 min
35mm from Warner Brothers
The theater’s COVID-19 guidelines can be found here


Wednesday 5/12

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: The Big One – Heist Films at the Music Box
Ocean’s Eleven — Steven Soderbergh — 2001 — 116 min
35mm from Warner Brothers
The theater’s COVID-19 guidelines can be found here


Sunday 5/16

2:00 PM
The Egyptian Theatre (DeKalb): Classic Film Series in 35mm
The Sound of Music — Robert Wise — 1965— 174 min
35mm


Friday 5/28

3:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Ran — Akira Kurosawa — 1985 — 162 min
35mm from Rialto

7:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Days of Heaven — Terrence Malick — 1978 — 94 min
35mm from Paramount


Saturday 5/29

6:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Ran — Akira Kurosawa — 1985 — 162 min
35mm from Rialto

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Touch of Evil — Orson Welles — 1958 — 111 min
35mm from Universal


Sunday 5/30

2:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Ran — Akira Kurosawa — 1985 — 162 min
35mm from Rialto

6:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Touch of Evil — Orson Welles — 1958 — 111 min
35mm from Universal


Monday 5/31

8:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Days of Heaven — Terrence Malick — 1978 — 94 min
35mm from Paramount


JUNE 2021


Wednesday 6/2

4:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Touch of Evil — Orson Welles — 1958 — 111 min
35mm from Universal


Thursday 6/3

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Days of Heaven — Terrence Malick — 1978 — 94 min
35mm from Paramount

6:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Playtime — Jacques Tati — 1967 — 124 min
35mm from Janus Films


Friday 6/4

3:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Ran — Akira Kurosawa — 1985 — 162 min
35mm from Rialto

7:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Matinee — Joe Dante — 1993 — 99 min
35mm from Universal

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
The Tingler — William Castle — 1959 — 82 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory


Saturday 6/5

1:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Days of Heaven — Terrence Malick — 1978 — 94 min
35mm from Paramount

3:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Days Goodbye, Dragon Inn Heaven — Tsai Ming-liang — 2003 — 82 min
35mm from private collection

6:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Cinema Paradiso — Giuseppe Tornatore — 1988 — 123 min
35mm from private collection

9:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Mary Jane’s Not a Virgin Anymore — Sarah Jacobson — 1996 — 98 min
16mm from Canyon Cinema


Sunday 6/6

12:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Touch of Evil — Orson Welles — 1958 — 111 min
35mm from Universal

3:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Matinee — Joe Dante — 1993 — 99 min
35mm from Universal

6:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
The Tingler — William Castle — 1959 — 82 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

8:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Cinema Paradiso — Giuseppe Tornatore — 1988 — 123 min
35mm from private collection


Monday 6/7

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Days Goodbye, Dragon Inn Heaven — Tsai Ming-liang — 2003 — 82 min
35mm from private collection

9:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Matinee — Joe Dante — 1993 — 99 min
35mm from Universal


Tuesday 6/8

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
The Tingler — William Castle — 1959 — 82 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

6:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Mary Jane’s Not a Virgin Anymore — Sarah Jacobson — 1996 — 98 min
16mm from Canyon Cinema

9:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Cinema Paradiso — Giuseppe Tornatore — 1988 — 123 min
35mm from private collection


Wednesday 6/9

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Cinema Paradiso — Giuseppe Tornatore — 1988 — 123 min
35mm from private collection

7:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Days Goodbye, Dragon Inn Heaven — Tsai Ming-liang — 2003 — 82 min
35mm from private collection

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Matinee — Joe Dante — 1993 — 99 min
35mm from Universal


Thursday 6/10

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Matinee — Joe Dante — 1993 — 99 min
35mm from Universal

6:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
Cinema Paradiso — Giuseppe Tornatore — 1988 — 123 min
35mm from private collection

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Mubi presents “Back on the Big Screen”
The Tingler — William Castle — 1959 — 82 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory


Field Trip!

UW CINEMATHEQUE in Madison RETURNS! They kick off an all-35mm summer starting Wednesday, June 30th.


Wednesday 6/16

8:00 PM
Comfort Station: Comfort Film Presents – Church Basement Cinema with Jason Coffman
The Girl Who Ran Out of Night — Douglas Lloyd McIntosh — 1974 — 53 min
16mm print from private collections
Screens with: Run Jimmy Run (Jim Laughlin, 1978) – 30 min – 16mm


Friday 6/25

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films


Saturday 6/26

1:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

6:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films


Sunday 6/27

12:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

2:00 PM
The Egyptian Theatre (DeKalb): Classic Film Series in 35mm
The Goonies — Richard Donner — 1985 — 111 min
35mm

2:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

5:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: The Front Row Double Feature
Trancers — Charles Band — 1984 — 76 min
35mm from private collections

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: The Front Row Double Feature
Deathcheaters — Brian Trenchard Smith — 1976 — 93 min
16mm from private collections


Monday 6/28

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

6:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films


Tuesday 6/29

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

6:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films


Wednesday 6/29

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films

6:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020 — 100 min
35mm from Music Box Films


JULY 2021


Friday 7/9

1:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Peter Jackson — 2001 — 178 min
35mm from private collections

5:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Peter Jackson — 2002 — 179 min
35mm private collections


Saturday 7/10

12:15 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Peter Jackson — 2001 — 178 min
35mm private collections

4:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Peter Jackson — 2002 — 179 min
35mm private collections

7:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Peter Jackson — 2003 — 201 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Sunday 7/11

3:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Peter Jackson — 2003 — 201 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Peter Jackson — 2002 — 179 min
35mm private collections


Monday 7/12

2:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Peter Jackson — 2003 — 201 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Peter Jackson — 2001 — 178 min
35mm private collections


Tuesday 7/13

3:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Peter Jackson — 2001 — 178 min
35mm private collections


Wednesday 7/14

3:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Peter Jackson — 2002 — 179 min
35mm private collections

Thursday 7/14

2:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Peter Jackson — 2003 — 201 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Friday 7/30

9:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Analog Video Rooftop Cinema
Jit
Michael Raeburn — 1990 — 138 min
16mm from Chicago Film Society Collections


Saturday 7/31

9:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Analog Video Rooftop Cinema
Jit
Michael Raeburn — 1990 — 138 min
16mm from Chicago Film Society Collections


AUGUST 2021


Wednesday 8/11

8:00 PM – 5:00 AM
Comfort Film at the Comfort Station: Goats and GOATS: A Jumble of Experimental Film (and other Surprises!)
Notebook – Marie Menken – 1962 – 10 mins
Water Sark -Joyce Wieland
1965 – 14 min
River Ghost. Hudson River Diary Book: IV – Storm De Hirsch – 1973 – 9 min
Trageodia – Stan Brakhage – 1976 – 35 min

All 16mm prints from the Film-Makers’ Coop
RSVPs required, seating limited to 20


Friday 8/27

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Noir Across the Atlantic
Elevator to the Gallows — Louis Malle — 1958 — 92 mins
35mm from Rialto

9:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Analog Rooftop Cinema (2124 W. Lawrence)
Glen or Glenda — Ed Wood — 1953
16mm from Chicago Film Society Collections
Preceded by:  Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly in “Opened by Mistake” (James Parrott, 1934) 16mm, 19 min


Saturday 8/28

1:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Noir Across the Atlantic
Touchez Pas Au Grisbi — Jacques Becker — 1954 — 94 mins
35mm from Rialto

4:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Noir Across the Atlantic
Elevator to the Gallows — Louis Malle — 1958 — 92 mins
35mm from Rialto

9:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Analog Rooftop Cinema (2124 W. Lawrence)
Glen or Glenda — Ed Wood — 1953
16mm from Chicago Film Society Collections
Preceded by:  Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly in “Opened by Mistake” (James Parrott, 1934) 16mm, 19 min

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Rocky Horror Picture Show — Jim Sharman — 1975 — 100 min
35mm
Live shadow-cast by Midnight Madness


Sunday 8/29

5:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Noir Across the Atlantic
Elevator to the Gallows — Louis Malle — 1958 — 92 mins
35mm from Rialto

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Noir Across the Atlantic
Touchez Pas Au Grisbi — Jacques Becker — 1954 — 94 mins
35mm from Rialto


Tuesday 8/31

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Noir Across the Atlantic
Touchez Pas Au Grisbi — Jacques Becker — 1954 — 94 mins
35mm from Rialto


SEPTEMBER 2021


Wednesday 9/1

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Chicago Favorites
Jupiter Ascending — Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski — 2015 — 127 mins
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Noir Across the Atlantic
Elevator to the Gallows — Louis Malle — 1958 — 92 mins
35mm from Rialto


Friday 9/10

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
The Thing — John Carpenter — 1982 — 109 min
35mm from Universal


Saturday 9/11

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Mornings with Marlene
Shanghai Express — Josef von Sternberg — 1932 — 82 min
35mm from Universal

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
The Thing — John Carpenter — 1982 — 109 min
35mm from Universal


Sunday 9/12

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Mornings with Marlene
Shanghai Express — Josef von Sternberg — 1932 — 82 min
35mm from Universal


NOTE: All 35mm screenings at the Music Box Theatre this week except Mulholland Drive will be preceded by a 35mm trailer for Licorice Pizza (Paul Thomas Anderson, 2021)


Friday 9/24

2:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
The Bad and the Beautiful — Vincente Minnelli — 1952 — 118 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

4:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Bowfinger — Frank Oz — 1999 — 97 min
35mm from Universal

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Hollywood Shuffle — Robert Townsend — 1987 — 78 min
35mm from Park Circus

8:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Analog Rooftop Cinema (2124 W. Lawrence)
Ah Ying — Allen Fong — 1983
16mm from Chicago Film Society Collections
*outdoor screening*


Saturday 9/25

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Mornings with Marlene
Morocco — Josef von Sternberg — 1930 — 92 min
35mm from Universal

2:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Hollywood Shuffle — Robert Townsend — 1987 — 78 min
35mm from Park Circus

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Bowfinger — Frank Oz — 1999 — 97 min
35mm from Universal

8:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Analog Rooftop Cinema (2124 W. Lawrence)
Ah Ying — Allen Fong — 1983
16mm from Chicago Film Society Collections
*outdoor screening*

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Shadow of the Vampire — E. Elias Merhige — 2000 — 92 min
35mm from Lionsgate

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
The Room — Tommy Wiseau — 2003 — 99 min
35mm from Wiseau-Films


Sunday 9/26

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Mornings with Marlene
Morocco — Josef von Sternberg — 1930 — 92 min
35mm from Universal

1:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
The Bad and the Beautiful — Vincente Minnelli — 1952 — 118 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Shadow of the Vampire — E. Elias Merhige — 2000 — 92 min
35mm from Lionsgate

9:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Bowfinger — Frank Oz — 1999 — 97 min
35mm from Universal


Monday 9/27

1:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Bowfinger — Frank Oz — 1999 — 97 min
35mm from Universal

4:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
The Bad and the Beautiful — Vincente Minnelli — 1952 — 118 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at the Music Box Theatre
The Last of the Mohicans — Michael Mann — 1992 — 112 min
35mm from Chicago Film Society Collections
Preceded by a 35mm trailer reel


Tuesday 9/28

5:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Hollywood Shuffle — Robert Townsend — 1987 — 78 min
35mm from Park Circus

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Shadow of the Vampire — E. Elias Merhige — 2000 — 92 min
35mm from Lionsgate

9:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Bowfinger — Frank Oz — 1999 — 97 min
35mm from Universal


Wednesday 9/29

4:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Shadow of the Vampire — E. Elias Merhige — 2000 — 92 min
35mm from Lionsgate

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Mulholland Drive — David Lynch — 2001 — 147 min
35mm from Janus Films
Preceded by a live performance by musician Rebekah Del Rio


Thursday 9/30

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Hollywood on Hollywood
Mulholland Drive — David Lynch — 2001 — 147 min
35mm from Janus Films
Preceded by a live performance by musician Rebekah Del Rio

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Cops and Robbers
Ocean’s Eleven — Steven Soderbergh — 2001 — 116 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


OCTOBER 2021


Friday 10/1

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
In the Mouth of Madness — John Carpenter — 1994 — 95 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Saturday 10/2

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Mornings with Marlene
Rancho Notorious — Fritz Lang — 1952 — 89 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:00 PM
Doc Films
The Princess Bride — Rob Reiner — 1987 — 98 min
35mm

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
In the Mouth of Madness — John Carpenter — 1994 — 95 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Sunday 10/3

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Mornings with Marlene
Rancho Notorious — Fritz Lang — 1952 — 89 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

3:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Gentle Giants
An Autumn Afternoon — Yasujiro Ozu — 1962 — 113 min
35mm from Janus Films

**Postponed due to Fedex shipping delays! Check back soon for updates.

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at the CFS Office (2950 W. Chicago Ave)
RR — James Benning — 2007 — 111 min
16mm from Canyon Cinema
*outdoor screening*


Friday 10/8

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Slither — James Gunn — 2006 — 95 min
35mm from Universal


Saturday 10/9

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Slither — James Gunn — 2006 — 95 min
35mm from Universal


Sunday 10/10

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Silent Cinema (presented by Chicago Film Society)
The Shakedown — William Wyler — 1929 — 65 min
35mm from Universal
**Live organ accompaniment by Dennis Scott**

1:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Gentle Giants
An Autumn Afternoon — Yasujiro Ozu — 1962 — 113 min
35mm from Janus Films


Wednesday 10/13

7:00 PM
Block Cinema
Ceddo — Ousmane Sembène — 1977 — 120 min
35mm from private collections, permission Janus Films

7:00 PM
Comfort Station: IATSE solidarity fundraiser
Norma Rae — Martin Ritt — 1975 — 110 min
16mm from private collections
Preceded by shorts from the Chicago Film Society


Thursday 10/14

7:00 PM
Doc Films
Paprika — Satoshi Kon — 2006 — 90 min
35mm


Friday 10/15

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
The Room — Tommy Wiseau — 2003
— 99 min
35mm


Saturday 10/16

1:00 PM
Doc Films: Psychedelic Children’s Films
The Point — Fred Wolf — 1971 — 74 min
16mm


Thursday 10/21

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Programmer’s Picks
In a Lonely Place — Nicholas Ray — 1950
— 94 min
35mm


Friday 10/22

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Green Doc
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020
— 101 min
35mm from Music Box Films


Saturday 10/23

Saturday 10/23 at 12pm – Sunday 10/24 at 12pm
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Straight-Jacket – William Castle – 1964 – 94 mins – 35mm from Sony
Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde – William Crain – 1976 – 87 min – 35mm from UNCSA
The Scary of 61st – Dasha Nakrasova – 2021 – 81 min – 35mm from Vinegar Syndrome
The Faculty – Robert Rodrigues – 1998 – 104 min – 35mm from Private Collections
Tenebrae – Dario Argento – 1982 – 110 min from Academy Film Archive
Calvaire – Fabrice du Welz – 2004 – 88 min – 35mm from Funny Balloons
Night of the Living Dead – Tom Savini – 1990 – 92 min – 35mm from Sony
Phantasm II – Don Coscarelli – 1988 – 97 min – 35mm from Universal

Arachnophobia – Frank Marshall – 1990 – 109 min – 35mm from Swank

1:00 PM
Block Cinema
Thunder Bay — Anthony Mann — 1953 — 103 min
35mm from Universal

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Psychedelic Children’s Films
The Wizard of Oz — Victor Fleming — 1939
— 102 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Sunday 10/24

4:00 PM
Doc Films: The Green Doc
Summer of 85 — François Ozon — 2020
— 101 min
35mm from Music Box Films


Monday 10/25

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at the Music Box Theatre
Shy People — Andrei Konchalovsky — 1987 — 118 min
35mm from Chicago Film Society Collections
Preceded by: “Kudzu” (Marjorie Anne Short, 1977) – 16 min – 16mm


Thursday 10/28

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Programmer’s Picks
The Shining — Stanley Kubrick — 1980
— 146 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features

9:30 PM
Doc Films: Programmer’s Picks
Little Shop of Horrors — Frank Oz — 1986
— 94 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

9:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Friday 10/29

1:15 PM, 3:45 PM, 6:30 PM, 9:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features

7:00 PM
Film Studies Center at the Logan Center for the Arts
Fantastic Planet — René Laloux — 1973 — 72 min
35mm from Janus Films

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Rocky Horror Picture Show — Jim Sharman — 1975 — 100 min
35mm
Live shadow-cast by Midnight Madness


Saturday 10/30

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Cat People — Jacques Tournuer — 1942 — 74 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

1:15 PM, 3:45 PM, 6:30 PM, 9:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features

9:30 PM
Doc Films
The Birds — Alfred Hitchcock — 1963 — 119 min
35mm from Universal

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Rocky Horror Picture Show — Jim Sharman — 1975 — 100 min
35mm
Live shadow-cast by Midnight Madness


Sunday 10/31

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Cat People — Jacques Tournuer — 1942 — 74 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

1:15 PM, 3:45 PM, 6:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features

1:30 PM
Doc Films
The Iron Giant — Brad Bird — 1999 — 86 min
35mm from Universal

10:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Rocky Horror Picture Show — Jim Sharman — 1975 — 100 min
35mm
Live shadow-cast by Midnight Madness


NOVEMBER 2021


Monday 11/1

1:30 PM, 4:15 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Tuesday 11/2

4:15 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Wednesday 11/3

4:15 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Thursday 11/4

4:15 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:45 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Friday 11/5

2:00 PM, 4:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:30 PM, Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Saturday 11/6

Music Box Theatre: Silent Cinema (presented by Chicago Film Society)
Traffic in Souls — George Loan Tucker — 1913 — 75 min
35mm from the Library of Congress
Preceded by: “Love, Speed and Thrills” (Walter Wright, 1915) – 13 min – 16mm
**Live organ accompaniment by Dennis Scott**

2:00 PM, 4:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:30 PM, Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Psychedelic Children’s Films
The Neverending Story — Wolfgang Petersen — 1984
— 35mm from Warner Brothers

11:45 PM
Chicago Underground Film Festival at Elastic Arts
SOUNDFILMRoger Beebe — 2015
Last Light of a Dying StarRoger Beebe — 2008/rev. 2011
— 16mm & Super 8 film performances


Sunday 11/7

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Cat People — Paul Schrader — 1982 — 118 min
35mm from Universal

2:00 PM, 4:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Tuesday 11/9

4:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Wednesday 11/10

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
Gravity — Alfonso Cuaron — 2012
— 91 min
35mm from Warner Brothers
Post film Q&A with Dr. Geza Gyuk, Director of Astronomy at the Adler Planetarium


Thursday 11/11

4:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Last Night in Soho — Edgar Wright — 2021
— 116 min
35mm from Focus Features


Friday 11/12

5:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Black Harvest Film Festival
Eyimofe — Arie Esiri, Chuko Esiri — 2020 — 116 min
35mm from Janus Films


Saturday 11/13

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Psychedelic Children’s Films
What Dreams May Come — Vincent Ward — 1998 — 117 min
35mm

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Chicago Critics Film Festival
Thief — Michael Mann — 1981 — 126 min
35mm from Park Circus


Monday 11/15

7:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Black Harvest Film Festival
Leadbelly — Gordon Parks — 1976 — 125 min
35mm from Paramount


Friday 11/19

9:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Black Harvest Film Festival
Sweet Sweetback’s Badass Song — Melvin Van Peebles — 1971 — 97 min
35mm from MoMA


Saturday 11/20

7:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Black Harvest Film Festival
Eyimofe — Arie Esiri, Chuko Esiri — 2020 — 116 min
35mm from Janus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Psychedelic Children’s Films
What Dreams May Come — Vincent Ward — 1998 — 117 min
35mm

9:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Black Harvest Film Festival
Sweet Sweetback’s Badass Song — Melvin Van Peebles — 1971 — 97 min
35mm from MoMA


Friday 11/26

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors Presents
Suicide Club — Sion Sono — 2001 — 99 min
35mm from Kadokawa-Daiei


Saturday 11/27

Midnight
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors Presents
Suicide Club — Sion Sono — 2001 — 99 min
35mm from Kadokawa-Daiei


Sunday 11/28

2:00 PM
Egyptian Theatre (Dekalb)
It’s a Wonderful Life — Frank Capra — 1946 — 131 min
35mm


Monday 11/29

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at the Music Box Theatre
Om Shanti Om — Farah Khan — 2007 — 162 min
35mm from Chicago Film Society Collections
Preceded by: 35mm Bollywood trailer reel

8:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Black Harvest Film Festival
Shaft — Gordon Parks — 1971 — 100 min
35mm


DECEMBER 2021