September’s Best Showings of Classic Movies in L.A.

Back to school, and back to vintage flicks

Movies are built into L.A.’s DNA and we’re blessed with plenty of opportunities to see films that go way beyond the typical multiplex fare. If you’re a fan of Hollywood’s Golden Age, quirky cult favorites, or art house and documentary flicks from around the globe, we’ve got you covered with upcoming screenings, talk-backs, and other cinephile experiences you won’t want to miss this guide to the best chances to catch classic movies in L.A.


This list has been curated for us by the movie lovers at Revival Hub L.A., where you can find a day-by-day listing of all the throwback and special screenings in town.  


Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982)
Sept. 1 at 7:30 p.m.; Aero Theatre

The Freshman (1925)
Sept. 2 at 2:30 p.m.; Old Town Music Hall

A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Sept. 4 at 7:30 p.m.; ArcLight Pasadena

Antonia’s Line (1995)
Sept. 5 at 7 p.m.; CSUN Cinematheque (Armer Theater)

“Film Treasures from the Library of Congress”
Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m.; Linwood Dunn Theater

Sympathy For The Devil (1968)
Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m.; Egyptian Theatre

Barry Lyndon (1975)
Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m.; Egyptian Theatre

Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
Sept. 10 at 7:30 p.m.; ArcLight Santa Monica

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1982)
Sept. 11 at 7:30 p.m.; ArcLight Sherman Oaks

The Odd Couple (1968)
Sept. 13 at 7 p.m.; Laemmle Royal

Blow-Up (1966) / Identification Of A Woman (1982)
Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m.; Egyptian Theatre

Pulp Fiction (1993)
Sept. 13 at 8 p.m.; The Wiltern

Closely Watched Trains (1966) / Larks on a String (1969)
Sept. 14 at 7:30 p.m.; Billy Wilder Theater

Annie Hall (1977)
Sept. 15 at 2 p.m.; Egyptian Theatre

Rear Window (1954) / Rope (1948)
Sept. 15 at 7:30 p.m.; Aero Theatre

Detour (1945)
Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m.; Linwood Dunn Theater

Tonsler Park (2017)
Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m.; Downtown Independent

Hard Boiled (1992)
Sept. 21 at midnight; Vista Theatre

The Passenger (1975) / Zabriskie Point (1970)
Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m.; Egyptian Theatre

Lisztomania (1975)
Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m.; Aero Theatre

Napalm (2017)
Sept. 24 at 8 p.m.; Downtown Independent

Two-Lane Blacktop (1971) / Robocop (1987)
Sept. 25 at 6:30 p.m.; LACMA

Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
Sept. 26, time to be announced; Laemmle Playhouse 7

Eastern Promises (2007) / A History Of Violence (2005)
Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m.; Aero Theatre

Capricious Summer (1968) / Cutting it Short (1981)
Sept. 28 at 7:30 p.m.; Billy Wilder Theater

The Fly (1986) / Naked Lunch (1991)
Sep 30 at 7:30 p.m.; Egyptian Theater


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