Los Angeles Performing Arts

The American Cinemathèque at the Aero and Egyptian Theatres

  • 6712 Hollywood Blvd. Map It
  • Hollywood
  • Film

Published 07/06/2016

Fodor's Review

Film enthusiasts will enjoy the roster of movies put on by the American Cinemathèque, with classic and independent films screening at two theaters, the Aero and the Egyptian. Expect everything from Hitchcock thrillers to anime from Hayao Miyazaki, along with occasional question-and-answer sessions with directors and actors following film screenings. The Egyptian Theatre, in Hollywood, has the distinction of hosting the first-ever movie premiere, back in 1922 when it opened. Its Egyptian-theme courtyard and columns have been restored to preserve its history. The Aero Theatre, in Santa Monica, opened in 1940.

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6712 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, California, 90028, United States

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Published 07/06/2016


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