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Friday, May 23rd 2008

12:49 PM

Escape Artist: A Tribute to Director John Carpenter

  • Posted by: Steve Biodrowski
  • Event Date & Time: June 13 - 18
  • Location: Aero Theatre - 1328 Montana Avenue in Santa Monica
  • In Person: John Carpenter

The American Cinematheque will be presenting a tribute to filmmaker John Carpenter in June, showcasing some of his best horror and science fiction films: THE THING, ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK, the original HALLOWEEN, and more. Carpenter will be in person at several of the screenings to answer questions, so here's a chance to meet your hero in person!

Below is the schedule:

  • THE THING/THE FOG - Friday, June 13 @ 7:30pm (Discussion with Carpenter between films)
  • ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK/ESCAPE FROM L.A. - Saturday, June 14 @ 7:30pm (Discussion with Carpenter between films)
  • HALLOWEEN/CHRISTINE - Sunday June 15 @ 7:30pm
  • BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA/ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 - Wednesday, June 18 @ 7:30pm (Discussion with actor Austin Stoker between films)

All screenings will be held at the Aero Theatre. Get more information at the theatre's official website.


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