This Friday, a brand new 35mm print of the 1951 classic THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL – about an alien named who comes to warn Earth against pursuing nuclear weapons – begins a one week run at the New Beverly, along with a bonus sci-fi trailer show. The comings attractions trailer includes a brief newsreel bit, featuring the alien Klatuu (played by Michael Rennie in the film) receiving a certificate of merit on behalf of the film, from the World Science Fiction Convention. They had sci-fi cons back in those days? Who knew?
Location: New Beverly Cinema – 7165 Beverly Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 938-4038
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Dates: May 15 through 21
- DAY screens at 7:30pm on weeknights, with an additional matinee at 3:55 on Saturday and Sunday.
- The trailer show screens at 9:25pm on weeknights, with a 5:50 afternoon screening on Saturday and Sunday.