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Classics on the Big Screen - August 2019

Our monthly listing of classic films in theaters;

click on the venue for tickets or information. 

Aug. 1-8 - New York, NY

The Killers (1946)

Starring Burt Lancaster and Ava Gardner 

Directed by Robert Siodmak

Costumes by Vera West 

showing at Film Forum 


Aug. 4 - Tampa, FL

The Philadelphia Story (1940)

Starring Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart

Directed by George Cukor

Costumes by Adrian

showing at the Tampa Theatre 

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Aug. 7 - Los Angeles, CA

Pillow Talk (1959)

Starring Doris Day and Rock Hudson

Directed by Michael Gordon 

Costumes by Bill Thomas 

showing at New Beverly Cinema


Aug. 8-24 - London, UK

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Starring Joan Crawford and Ann Blyth

Directed by Michael Curtiz

Costumes by Milo Anderson

showing at BFI Southbank

Joan Crawford_Mildred Pierce.jpg

Aug. 16 - Canton, OH

Laura (1954)

Starring Gene Tierney and Dana Andrews

Directed by Otto Preminger

Costumes by Bonnie Cashin

showing at Canton Palace Theatre

Gene Tierney_Laura.jpg

Aug. 23 - New York, NY

Funny Face (1957)

Starring Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire 

Directed by Stanley Donen

Hepburns costumes by Hubert de Givenchy

showing at Film at Lincoln Center

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Aug. 28 - Brooklyn, NY

Blow-Up (1966)

Starring David Hemmings and Vanessa Redgrave

Directed by Michelangelo Antonioni

Costumes by Jocelyn Rickards 

showing at Nitehawk Cinema

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Aug. 28-31 - London, UK

Notorious (1946)

Starring Cary Grant and Ingrid Bergman

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock 

Bergmans gowns by Edith Head  

showing at BFI Southbank

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Aug. 30 - Orem, UT

The Long, Hot Summer (1958)

Starring Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward

Directed by Martin Ritt 

Costumes by Adele Palmer  

showing at SCERA Center for the Arts

Joanne Woodward_Long Hot Summer.jpg

Aug. 3-4 - Chicago, IL

All About Eve (1950)

Starring Bette Davis and Anne Baxter 

Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Costumes by Edith Head and Charles Le Maire

showing at the Music Box Theatre 

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Aug. 5 - Cambridge, MA

Laura (1944)

Starring Gene Tierney and Dana Andrews 

Directed by Otto Preminger

Costumes by Bonnie Cashin

showing at The Brattle Theatre 

Gene Tierney_Laura.jpg

Aug. 7 - Brooklyn, NY

Rear Window (1954)

Starring James Stewart and Grace Kelly

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Costumes by Edith Head 

showing at Nitehawk Cinema

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Aug. 13 - Dallas, TX

Some Like It Hot (1959)

Starring Marilyn Monroe and Tony Curtis

Directed by Billy Wilder

Monroes costumes by Orry-Kelly

showing at the Landmark Magnolia


Aug. 17 - Santa Monica, CA

The Lady Eve (1941) 

Directed by Preston Sturges

and Scarlet Street (1945)

Directed by Fritz Lang

Double Feature

showing at Aero Theatre


Aug. 24 - Silver Spring, MD

The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)

Starring Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway

Directed by Norman Jewison

Dunaway’s costumes by Theadora Van Runkle

showing at AFI Silver

Faye Dunaway_Thomas Crown Affair.jpg

Aug. 28 - Denver, CO

North by Northwest (1958)

Starring Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Wardrobe by Harry Kress

showing at Chez Artiste Theatre

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Aug. 29 - Columbia Heights, MN

To Be or Not to Be (1942)

Starring Carole Lombard and Jack Benny

Directed by Ernst Lubitsch

Costumes by Irene Lentz 

showing at The Heights Theatre

Carole Lombard_To Be or Not to Be.jpg

Aug. 31 & Sept. 1 - Tampa, FL

Casablanca (1942)

Starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman

Directed by Michael Curtiz

Costumes by Orry-Kelly 

showing at Tampa Theatre


Aug. 4 - Birmingham, AL

My Fair Lady (1964)

Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison

Directed by George Cukor

Costumes by Cecil Beaton

showing at the Alabama Theatre 

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Aug. 6 - Coral Gables, FL

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Starring James Stewart and Jean Arthur

Directed by Frank Capra

Costumes by Kalloch

showing at Coral Gables Art Cinema

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Aug. 7-8 - Columbus, OH

Witness for the Prosecution (1957)

Starring Tyrone Power and Marlene Dietrich

Directed by Billy Wilder

Dietrichs costumes by Edith Head 

showing at the Ohio Theatre

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Aug. 15 - Miami Beach, FL

Dial M for Murder (1954)

Starring Grace Kelly and Ray Milland

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Costumes by Moss Mabry

at Miami Beach Cinematheque

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Aug. 19 - New York, NY

His Girl Friday (1940)

Starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell

Directed by Howard Hawks

Costumes by Kalloch

showing at The Beekman Theatre

Rosalind Russell_His Girl Friday.jpg

Aug. 26 - Columbia Heights, MN

Some Like It Hot (1959)

Starring Marilyn Monroe and Tony Curtis

Directed by Billy Wilder

Monroes costumes by Orry-Kelly

showing at The Heights Theater


Aug. 28 - Louisville, KY

South Pacific (1958)

Starring Rossano Brazzi and Mitzi Gaynor 

Directed by Joshua Logan 

Costumes by Dorothy Jeakins 

showing at Blankenbaker 16

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Aug. 30 - Casper, WY

Gone With the Wind (1939)

Starring Vivien Leigh and Clark Gable

Directed by Victor Fleming

Costumes by Walter Plunkett

at America Luxury Movie Palace

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