Classic Films showing in the Washington, D.C. Area for the month of Aug 2010


“FOR THE LOVE OF SOUND” FILM SERIES “A Father’s Music,” Monday at 6:30. $6. Goethe-Institute, 812 Seventh St. NW.

“I [HEART] THE ’90S” ROSSLYN OUTDOOR FILM FESTIVAL “The Wedding Singer,” Friday at 8. Free. Gateway Park, Lee Highway and North Lynn Street, Arlington.

AFI SILVER THEATRE “Of Flesh and Blood,” Friday at 9:30. $6-$10. 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring..

AKIRA KUROSAWA CENTENNIAL “Kagemusha,” Saturday and Sunday at 3:30, Thursday at 6:30. $6-$10. “Madadayo,” Monday and Tuesday at 6:30. $6-$10. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring.

AUGUST SUNDAY FILM SERIES “A Panther in Africa,” Sunday at 6. Free. Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe, 2714 Georgia Ave. NW.

AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM/DOWNTOWN At the Albert Einstein Planetarium: “One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure,” through Saturday. Friday at 10:30. (Free). “Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity,” through Monday. Friday-Thursday at 11, noon, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7. ($9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12). “Journey to the Stars,” through Monday. Friday-Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday at 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30, 5:30 and 6:30, Sunday-Monday and Wednesday at 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30, 5:30 and 6:30. ($9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12). “The Stars Tonight,” through Saturday. Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30. (Free). At the Lockheed Martin Imax Theater: “Hubble 3D,” through Monday. Friday-Thursday at 10:30, 1:10, 3:45 and 6:15. ($9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12). “To Fly!” through Monday. Friday-Thursday at 11:25, 3:10 and 5:40. ($9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12). “Legends of Flight 3D,” through Monday. Friday-Thursday at 12:05, 2:15 and 4:50. ($9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12). Sixth Street and Independence Avenue SW.

AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM/DULLES/STEVEN F. UDVAR-HAZY CENTER “Legends of Flight,” through Sunday. Friday-Thursday at 11 and 1:45. $9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12. “Fighter Pilot: Operation Red Flag,” through Sunday. Friday-Thursday at noon and 2:45. $9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12. “To Fly!” through Sunday. Friday-Thursday at 1 and 3:45. $9 age 13 and older, $8 age 60 and older, $7.50 ages 2 to 12. 14340 Air and Space Museum Pkwy., Chantilly.

AMERICAN CITY DINER “Blazing Saddles,” Friday at 8:30. Free. “Annie Hall,” Saturday at 8:30. Free. “Dog Day Afternoon,” Sunday at 8:30. Free. “To Have and Have Not,” Monday at 8:30. Free. “Gilda,” Tuesday at 8:30. Free. “Suddenly,” Wednesday at 8:30. Free. “Serpico,” Thursday at 8:30. Free. 5532 Connecticut Ave. NW.

CHARLIE CHAPLIN CLASSICS “The Great Dictator,” Friday at 4, Sunday at 12:45, Monday and Wednesday at 3:45. $6-$10. “Limelight,” Saturday at 12:45, Tuesday and Thursday at 3:45. $6-$10. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring.

CINEMA BY STARLIGHT “Back to the Future,” Friday at 8:30. Free. Grassy knoll next to the Talbot County building, North Harrison Street and Brewers Lane, Easton..

COMCAST OUTDOOR FILM FESTIVAL “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs,” Friday at 8:30. Free. The Universities at Shady Grove, 9630 Gudelsky Dr., Rockville.

D.C. ENVIROMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL “Symphony of the Soil,” Tuesday at 6:30. $30, tickets sold online only. Embassy of France, 4101 Reservoir Rd. NW.

FELL’S POINT FILMS ON THE PIER “500 Days of Summer,” Wednesday at 8:45. Free. Broadway Pier, End of South Broadway Street at Thames Street, Baltimore.

FROM VAULT TO SCREEN: IL CINEMA RITROVATO “Maciste all’Inferno” (“Maciste in Hell”), Sunday at 4:30. Free. National Gallery of Art, East Building, Fourth Street and Constitution Avenue NW.

JAPAN INFORMATION AND CULTURE CENTER “Kiki’s Delivery Service,” Friday at 6:30. Free, reservations required.

LANG AND ULMER: NOIR DUO “Secret Beyond the Door,” Saturday at 2. Free. “Ruthless,” Saturday at 4. Free. National Gallery of Art, East Building, Fourth Street and Constitution Avenue NW.

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS-PACKARD CAMPUS “After the Thin Man,” Friday at 7:30. Free, reservations required. “The Ox-Bow Incident,” Saturday at 7:30. Free, reservations required. “Gigi,” Thursday at 7:30. Free, reservations required. 19053 Mount Pony Rd., Culpeper..

MOVIES ON THE POTOMAC “Incredible Hulk,” Sunday at 8. Free. National Harbor, 150 National Plaza.

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. MEMORIAL LIBRARY “Gold Digger: The Movie” and “Gurren Lagann: The Movie — Childhood’s End” presented by the D.C. Anime Club, Saturday at 2. 901 G St. NW.

MARY LOUISE JACKSON AMPHITHEATER “Journey to the Center of the Earth.” Saturday at 8:30. Free, donations of school supplies encouraged. 6901 Sudley Rd., Manassas.

SPIES ON SCREEN “Spy Kids,” Wednesday at 2. $7, popcorn and water included in admission. International Spy Museum, 800 F St. NW.

STARLIGHT CINEMA “Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian,” Saturday at 7:30. Free. Trinity Center, 5870 Trinity Pkwy., Centreville.

THE FILMS OF FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT PART II “The Last Metro,” Friday and Sunday at 6:45, Wednesday at 6:30. $6-$10. AFI

TOTALLY AWESOME 4: MORE FILMS OF THE 1980S “Clash of the Titans,” Saturday at 7, Monday and Tuesday at 9:15, Thursday at 9:40. $6-$10. “Xanadu,” Saturday and Sunday at 9:30, Wednesday at 9:15. $6-$10. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring.

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