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  • Posters for four fall 2016 plays
  • Robert Bresson collage
  • Two photographs from John Thomson exhibit

AMC Events by Type

Events: Film

Shadows

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

Shadows poster

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
John Cassavetes’s directorial debut revolves around a romance in New York City between Lelia (Lelia Goldoni), a light- skinned black woman, and Tony (Anthony Ray), a white man.  Read more

Too Late Blues

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 7:00pm

Too Late Blues poster/man kneeling in front of a woman

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
John Wakefield 
is an idealogical musician who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds than compromise himself.  Read more

Cassavetes Television

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 7:00pm

Johnny Staccato poster

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
Cassavetes played bit-parts in B-pictures and in television serials, until gaining notoriety in 1955 as a vicious killer in The Night Holds Terror, and as a juvenile delinquent in the live TV drama Crime in the Streets.  Read more

A Child is Waiting

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 7:00pm

Burt Lancaster and Judy Garland

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
This uncompromising portrait of domestic turmoil details the emotional breakdown of a suburban housewife and her family’s struggle to save her from herself.  Read more

The Dirty Dozen

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Dirty Dozen poster

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
Major Reisman (Lee Marvin) is ordered to undertake a mission to assassinate top Nazi officers on leave at a French chateau. Read more

Faces

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 7:00pm

Faces poster/Gina Rowlands

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
John Cassavetes puts a disintegrating marriage under the microscope in the searing 
Faces.  Read more

Rosemary's Baby

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 7:00pm

Heart with horns and a devil's tail

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
Horrifying and darkly comic, Rosemary’s Baby was Roman Polanski’s Hollywood debut.  Read more

The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

Monday, March 13, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Killing of a Chinese Bookie poster

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
John Cassavetes engages with film noir in his own inimitable style with The Killing of a Chinese Bookie. Read more

Husbands

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:00pm

Husbands poster

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
Husbands remains one of Cassavetes’ best, a uniquely disquieting comedy-drama.  Read more

Minnie and Moskowitz

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 7:00pm

Minnie and Moskoviz poster

JOHN CASSAVETES RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
A museum curator falls in love with a crazy parking attendant.  Read more

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