Nine weeks of great films, thought provoking stories on the big screen, and engaging dialogue with top movie talent. Don’t miss the most anticipated new films of the season prior to their theatrical release, along with a special screening of a classic Johnny Mercer scored film in tribute to our series sponsor. Recently screened films and talent included: "The Water Diviner" with Russell Crowe, "Danny Collins" with Al Pacino, and "Me And Earl And The Dying Girl" with the cast and director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon.
Upcoming Film: Tuesday, October 6: 'Trumbo' at 7pm
Current Film Schedule
The Winter KCET Cinema Series will be held October 20, 27, November 3, 10, 17, 24, December 1, 8, & 15 at the ArcLight Cinemas in Sherman Oaks. Nine weeks of new films, plus a classic James Coburn film. The series is generously sponsored by the E. Hofert Dailey Trust and the James and Paula Coburn Foundation.
Click HERE to view the ArcLight Cinemas seating chart. The seating chart does not indicate availability of seats.
This series is SOLD OUT.
August 18 through October 13*
1328 Montana Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90403
*The September 21 screening is a Monday night due to the Yom Kippur holiday on Tuesday.
All films start at 7pm
A Walk in the Woods
Stars: Robert Redford, Emma Thompson, and Nick Nolte
Q&A Guest: Director Ken Kwapis, Producer/Screenwriter Bill Holderman and Producer Chip Diggins
Stars: Tobey Maguire, Peter Sarsgaard, and Liev Schreiber
Q&A Guest: Actor/Producer Tobey Maguire
Q&A Guest: Director/Co-Screenwriter Ramin Bahrani
Stars: Emily Blunt and Benicio del Toro
Q&A Guest: Emily Blunt and Benicio del Toro
Stars: Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway
Q&A Guest: Writer/Director Nancy Meyers
Johnny Mercer Film Night: The Facts of Life
Stars: Bob Hope and Lucille Ball
Q&A Guest: Lyricist Alan Bergman
Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ben Kingsley, Charlotte Le Bon, James Badge Dale, Ben Schwartz, and Steve Valentine
Q&A Guest: Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Stars: Bryan Cranston, Elle Fanning, and Diane Lane
Q&A Guest: Writer John McNamara
Stars: Brie Larson, Joan Allen, and William H. Macy
Q&A Guest: Actors Brie Larson and Jacob Tremblay; Director Lenny Abrahamson; Writer Emma Donoghue
$200 per person
- All films and guests are subject to change.
- Q&A's are immediately following the screenings.
- Security checks might occur at any of the screening without prior notice to members.
- You may be required to leave all cell phones with camera capabilities or cameras in your car.
- For KCET Cinema Series information call 747.201.5800.
The 2015 Spring KCET Cinema Series at the ArcLight Cinemas Sherman Oaks opened with the much anticipated action thriller, '71, an intense storyline following a young British soldier (Jack O'Connell) who is accidentally abandoned by his unit following a riot on the streets of Belfast in 1971.
The second film in the series is "Danny Collins" featuring an all-star cast of: Al Pacino (The Godfather, Scent of a Woman), Annette Bening (The Kids Are All Right, American Beauty), Jennifer Garner (Men, Women and Children, Juno), Bobby Cannavale (Blue Jasmine, "Boardwalk Empire") and Christopher Plummer (Beginners, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo).
On December 9, the KCET Cinema Series screened the charming comedy, "Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks," based on Richard Alfieri's internationally acclaimed stage production.
We close the Fall KCET Cinema Series at the ArcLight Sherman Oaks with the epic drama, "Unbroken," directed by Academy Award® and three-time Golden Globe Award winner Angelina Jolie.
The KCET Cinema Series showcased an advanced screening of the film, "The Humbling", directed by Academy Award winner Barry Levinson and starring Academy Award winning actor Al Pacino.
The KCET Cinema Series was pleased to feature the independent drama, "Cake", starring Jennifer Aniston alongside a stellar cast including: Anna Kendrick, Sam Worthington, William H. Macy, Felicity Huffman, Chris Messina, and Adriana Barazza.
Next week, the KCET Cinema Series will screen the touching comedy, "Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks," starring award-winning actor Gena Rowlands and Cheyenne Jackson.
On November 18, the KCET Cinema Series screened the biographical drama, "Wild," starring Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon.
The KCET Fall Cinema Series is excited for its upcoming screening of the highly anticipated drama, "Cake", starring Jennifer Aniston, Anna Kendrick and Sam Worthington.