• Princess Bride

    The Princess Bride

    Tuesday, August 9, 1:30 p.m.

    FREE

    Framed within the story of a grandfather (Peter Falk) reading to his ill grandson (Fred Savage), this beloved cult classic is no wimpy love story. Giants, pirates, swordplay, torture, death, and, yes, true love are featured in this hilarious adventure directed by Rob Reiner.

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  • Teen Movie Night: Havana Curveball

    Wednesday, August 10, 5:30–8:30 p.m.

    FREE for teens ages 14–18.

    Inspired by the exhibition Chasing Dreams, join teens from around Los Angeles for an evening of film and conversation at the Skirball. Havana Curveball tells the true story of Mica, a thirteen-year-old baseball fan who decides to repay a debt of gratitude to the country that saved his grandfather’s life.

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  • Cinema Paradiso

    Cinema Paradiso

    Tuesday, August 16, 1:30 p.m.

    FREE

    In an Italian village, six-year-old Salvatore becomes enamored with the flickering images at the Cinema Paradiso. As projectionist Alfredo reveals the mysteries of moviemaking to Salvatore, a deep friendship develops between them as does Salvatore’s lifelong love affair with film.

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    Rosenwald

    Tuesday, August 16, 7:30 p.m.*

    $12 General; $10 Members; $8 Full-Time STudents

    Julius Rosenwald never finished high school. But his lack of formal education didn’t stop him from achieving incredible feats. As the president of Sears, Rosenwald used his wealth to become one of America’s most effective philanthropists.

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  • Tell Spring Not to Come

    Tell Spring Not to Come This Year

    Tuesday, August 23, 7:30 p.m.

    $10 General; $8 Members; $6 Full-Time Students

    Tell Spring Not to Come This Year follows a unit of the Afghan National Army (ANA) over the course of their first year of fighting in the Helmand province without NATO support.

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  • A League of Their Own

    Friday, September 16, Museum re-opens: 6:30 p.m., Film begins: 8:30 p.m.*

    $10 General; $8 Members; $6 Full-Time Students and Children 2–12

    Starring Geena Davis, Tom Hanks, and Madonna, this dramedy recounts the story of an all-female professional baseball league.

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