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This Week At The New Bev: Sylvester Stallone, Brian De Palma, Jim Wynorski, 80s Horror & More!

Posted by phil blankenship, June 3, 2010 08:11pm | Post a Comment
This Week At The New Beverly

Our June schedule is available online:
www.newbevcinema.com/calendar.cfm



Friday, June 4

Stallone Triple Feature! All Tickets $10
One ticket admits you to all three films.

Cobra
1986, USA, 87 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0090859/
35mm print courtesy of the Academy Film Archive
dir. George P. Cosmatos, starring Sylvester Stallone, Brigitte Nielsen, Reni Santoni, Andrew Robinson, Brian Thompson
7:30, Watch The Trailer!

The epitome of ultra-violent '80s cop flicks. - All Movie Guide

A sleek, extremely violent and exciting police thriller.- Variety

- plus on the same bill -

Tango & Cash
1989, USA, 104 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0098439/
35mm print courtesy of the Academy Film Archive
dir. Andrey Konchalovskiy, starring Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Teri Hatcher, Jack Palance, Brion James, James Hong
9:30, Watch The Trailer!

Director Andrei Konchalavsky once again proves he has a way with action scenes. - All Movie Guide

- plus on the same bill -

Cliffhanger
1993, USA, 113 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0106582/
dir. Renny Harlin, starring Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Michael Rooker, Janine Turner, Rex Linn
11:30, Watch The Trailer!

Nominated for three Academy Awards including Best Visual Effects & Best Sound

A rollercoaster ride that never stops. - Todd McCarthy, Variety

3 Stars - It delivers precisely what it promises. - Roger Ebert



Saturday, June 5

Jim Wynorski Triple Feature! All Tickets $10
One ticket admits you to all three films.

Jim Wynorski & Chopping Mall star Kelli Maroney IN PERSON, schedule permitting, to discuss!

The Lost Empire

1985, USA, 83 minutes - Not Available On DVD
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089503/
written & directed by Jim Wynorski
starring Melanie Vincz, Raven De La Croix, Angela Aames, Angus Scrimm, Blackie Dammett
7:30

- plus on the same bill -

Chopping Mall
1986, USA, 77 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0090837/
directed by Jim Wynorski, written by Jim Wynorski & Steve Mitchell
starring Kelli Maroney, Tony O'Dell, Russell Todd, Karrie Emerson, Barbara Crampton, John Terlesky
9:20, Watch The Trailer!

One of the great underrated films of our time. - Fast-Rewind.com

- plus on the same bill -

Demolition High
1996, USA, 84 minutes
35mm Theatrical Premiere - Not Available On DVD
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0116072/
dir. Jim Wynorski, starring Corey Haim, Alan Thicke, Dick Van Patten, Jeff Kober, Melissa Brasselle
11:00

The illegitimate child of Die Hard, Toy Soldiers and the hallway chase scene from The Breakfast Club - Internal Bleeding.net



Sunday, June 6

The Garbage Pail Kids Movie

1987, USA, 100 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0093072/
dir. Rod Amateau, starring Mackenzie Astin, Anthony Newley, Katie Barberi
7:30, Watch The Trailer!

A stunningly inept and totally reprehensible film - TV Guide

- plus on the same bill -

Ghoulies II
1988, USA, 89 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0093091/
dir. Albert Band, starring Damon Martin, Royal Dano, Phil Fondacaro, J. Downing, Kerry Remsen
9:30, Watch The Trailer!

The ultimate Ghoulies film! - Phil Blankenship, New Bev Midnights



Monday, June 7

The Slumber Party Massacre
1982, USA, 77 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0084695/
35mm print courtesy of the Academy Film Archive
directed by Amy Holden Jones, written by Rita Mae Brown
starring Michelle Michaels, Robin Stille, Brinke Stevens
7:30, Watch The Trailer!

Still has a charm all its own for fans of trashy horror flicks.
- All Movie Guide

- plus on the same bill -

Sorority House Massacre
1986, USA, 74 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091990/
35mm print courtesy of the Academy Film Archive
written & directed by Carol Frank
starring Angela O'Neill, Wendy Martel, Pamela Ross, Nicole Rio
9:20, Watch The Trailer!



Tuesday, June 8

Two by Brian De Palma

Legendary film editor Paul Hirsch will appear IN PERSON, schedule permitting, to discuss his work on Blow Out and his long career with Brian De Palma during a Q&A moderated by Jeremy Smith of Ain't It Cool News.

Blow Out
1981, USA, 107 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082085/
written & directed by Brian De Palma
starring John Travolta, Nancy Allen, John Lithgow, Dennis Franz
7:30, Watch The Trailer!

4 Stars - Best of all, this movie is inhabited by a real cinematic intelligence. - Roger Ebert

Blow Out is the work of a high-spirited, irrepressible director
- Vincent Canby, New York Times

- plus on the same bill -

Femme Fatale
2002, USA, 114 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0280665/
written & directed by Brian De Palma
starring Rebecca Romijn, Antonio Banderas, Peter Coyote
9:40, Watch The Trailer!

4 Stars - This is pure filmmaking, elegant and slippery. I haven't had as much fun second-guessing a movie since Mulholland Drive.
- Roger Ebert

The film has the high-buffed gloss and high-octane jolts you expect of De Palma, but what makes it transporting is that it's also one of the smartest, most pleasurable expressions of pure movie love to come from an American director in years.
- Manohla Dargis, Los Angeles Times



Wednesday, June 9

Revenge of the Nerds star Robert Carradine will appear IN PERSON, schedule permitting, for a post-film Q&A!

Revenge of the Nerds
1984, USA, 90 minutes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0088000/
dir. Jeff Kanew, starring Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Curtis Armstrong, Larry B. Scott, Julia Montgomery, Ted McGinley
7:30, Watch The Trailer!

Registered an important symbolic victory for outcasts everywhere
- The Onion A.V. Club

- plus on the same bill -

Heavenly Bodies
1984, Canada / USA, 90 minutes - Not Available On DVD
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0087399/
dir. Lawrence Dane, starring Cynthia Dale, Richard Rebiere, Walter George Alton, Laura Henry, Stuart Stone
9:30, Watch The Trailer!



Thursday, June 10

Prison director Renny Harlin & screenwriter C. Courtney Joyner will, schedules permitting, appear IN PERSON!

Prison
1988, USA, 102 minutes - Not Available On DVD
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0095904/
directed by Renny Harlin, written by C. Courtney Joyner
starring Viggo Mortensen, Chelsea Field, Lane Smith, Lincoln Kilpatrick, Tom Everett, Tommy 'Tiny' Lister
7:30, Watch The Trailer!

A thoroughly credible hybrid of the prison film and the supernatural, it has plenty of shocks, of course, but also an actual story.
- Richard Harrington, The Washington Post

- plus on the same bill -

The Horror Show aka House III
1989, USA, minutes - Not Available On DVD
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097527/
dir. James Isaac, starring Lance Henriksen, Brion James, Rita Taggart, Dedee Pfeiffer, Aron Eisenberg
9:30


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Advance tickets may be purchased online through Brown Paper Tickets by clicking HERE. Advance tickets are not sold at the box office.

Currently, only general admission tickets may be purchased via this link. Discounted student, senior, etc. tickets may not be purchased in advance at this time. As always, any available tickets will also be sold at the theater box office the day of the event. Purchasing advance tickets is generally unnecessary for most shows, as the only programs that ever come close to selling out are special event shows with special guests, etc. Plenty of tickets are available at the door for nearly all of our programs.

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/producer/16309
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Coming Soon:


June:
11&12: Cries and Whispers & Interiors
15: Grindhouse Film Fest - American Hippie In Israel & Hitchhikers
16&17: Oldboy & Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance
20&21: Point Blank & The Outfit
22&23: Bagdad Cafe & Gas, Food Lodging
27&28: Fidder on the Roof

Schedule subject to change

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