Alternative Weekend Box Office - January 13-15

Still from MelancholiaNot feeling particularly excited about any of the movies currently out in theatres? Don't forget about the smaller, independent theatres out there! We've compiled this handy list of cinematic adventures that you can check out this weekend in the LA Area.

Friday, Jan. 13
Doug Benson's Movie Interruption: Cocktail
11 pm

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If you haven't experienced one of Doug Benson's Movie Interruptions, we have a feeling this is going to be a good one. Benson invites a handful of his funniest friends (which in the past have includes Sarah Silverman and Zach Galifianakis, among others) to this Mystery Science Theatre-esque night of making fun of popular films.

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Saturday, Jan. 14
Downtown Independent
7:00 pm

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You can still catch Kirsten Dunst in her most buzz-worthy role this weekend at the Downtown Independent. And if Melancholia's not existentially mindblowing enough for you, try grabbing tickets to the 10pm showing of Tree of Life, immediately following the show.

Saturday, Jan. 14
Predator and Predator 2 double feature
Egyptian Theatre
7:30 pm

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Who doesn't love the classic sci-fi horror film Predator? Come see former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger battle a seriously blood-thirsty alien while delivering some of his best one-liners. Then stay and watch the terrible sequel, which boasts a 23% Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes -- or don't, up to you.

Sunday, Jan. 15
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory matinee
Aero Theatre
1 pm

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A timeless classic! Come see Willy Wonka in all his saccharine goofiness on the big screen. Make sure you stock up on Everlasting Gobstoppers before the show!

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