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170 Star Starred
Egyptian Theatre
at N Las Palmas Ave 6712 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028
323-461-2020
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Talking Heads Double Feature:"Stop Making Sense" and "True Stories"
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Ahm
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attended Jul 03 2011

This was a sublime cinematic experience. The Egyptian Theatre is gorgeous and comfortable. I want to thank the American Cinemateque for offering this screening.

The patrons were mostly polite and quiet. I only noticed two people browsing the...continued

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_Stop Making Sense _

1984, Palm Pictures, 88 minues, USA, Director: Jonathan Demme

Jonathan Demme revolutionized the art of shooting rock concerts with this innovative masterpiece about the Talking Heads, considered by many critics to be the best concert film of all time.

_True Stories _

1986, Warner Bros., 90 min, USA, Director: David Byrne

David Byrne of the Talking Heads drops in on a small Texas town as it’s about to celebrate the state’s sesquicentennial. Various quirky, memorable characters emerge, including John Goodman as Louis Fyne, a rotund bachelor longing to get hitched.

American Cinematheque Film Screenings at Egyptian Theatre Cleopatra's New Year's Eve Ball Descanso Gardens: Enchanted Forest of Light <em>CHILL</em> <em>L.A. Zoo Lights</em> American Ballet Theatre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> Rodgers & Hammerstein's <em>The King and I</em> Knott's Merry Farm Long Beach Ballet: <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker</em> <em>A Cinderella Christmas</em> <em>Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular</em>