Find a movie with our weekly list of classic movies, cult movies, film festivals and more showing in theaters and pop-ups and / or streaming online. Before you go, don’t forget to call or check online for booking conditions and other COVID-19 protocols.

“The Adventures of Robin Hood”

Errol Flynn wraps up a nobody’s business swash in this gripping 1938 Technicolor action tale directed by Michael Curtiz and screened as part of the “Vienna to Hollywood: Emigrants and Exiles in the Studio System” film series. With Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone and Claude Rains. Presented in 35mm. Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, Ted Mann Theater, 6067 Wilshire Blvd., LA 2 p.m. on December 26. $ 5 to $ 10.

“Bad Santa Claus”

Billy Bob Thornton is a rude Santa / Mall crook and Tony Cox is his rude elf assistant / accomplice in Terry Zwigoff’s 2003 rude comedy. With John Ritter and Bernie Mac. American Film Library at the Egyptian Theater, 6712 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. 10 p.m. on December 24. $ 8, $ 13.


Cate Blanchett is warm for the form of Rooney Mara in 2015 Todd Haynes’ stylish romantic drama set in the 1950s and based on a Patricia Highsmith novel. With Kyle Chandler. Alamo Drafthouse, 700 W. 7th St., Downtown LA 11 a.m. on December 26. $ 15.

‘Die hard’

Bruce Willis celebrates the holidays the hard way in this relentless 1988 action thriller movie directed by John McTiernan and starring the late great Alan Rickman. Brain Dead Studios at the Silent Movie Theater, 611 N. Fairfax Ave., LA 8 p.m. on December 24. $ 12; advance purchase required.

“Elf” with “When Harry Met Sally …”

Double Bill pairs Jon Favreau’s 2003 vacation comedy starring Will Ferrell with Rob Reiner’s 1989 romantic comedy starring Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan. Arrive early and enjoy the festivities at Yuletide Cinemaland at Street Food Cinema. Heritage Square Museum, 3545 Pasadena Ave., LA Gates at 5 p.m. on December 26, with screenings at 6 and 8 p.m. $ 40; advance tickets required.

‘It’s a wonderful life’

James Stewart wishes he had never been born in Frank Capra’s beloved 1946 holiday fable. Presented in 35mm. Secret Movie Club at the Million Dollar Theater, 307 S. Broadway, Downtown LA 11 a.m. on December 24. $ 14; advance purchase required.

Also at the Aero Theater American Film Library, 1328 Montana Ave., Santa Monica. 7:30 p.m. on December 24. $ 8, $ 13.

” Dear Mum “

Faye Dunaway portrays screen legend Joan Crawford in this unintentionally campy 1981 biodrama based on the revealing of her adopted daughter Christina Crawford. Laemmle Anniversary Classics, Laemmle Royal, 11523 Santa Monica Blvd., West LA 7 p.m. December 28. $ 15.

‘Monkey Business’ with ‘Duck Soup’

The Marx brothers create chaos aboard an ocean liner, then wreak havoc in the small nation of Freedonia in this double program of tumultuous 1930s comedies. Shown in 35mm. New Beverly Cinema, 7165 Beverly Blvd., LA 2 and 3:45 p.m. December 25. $ 12; advance purchase recommended.

‘Pulp Fiction’

The lives of various shady characters intersect in Quentin Tarantino’s dark and comedic crime drama from 1994. Starring John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis and Uma Thurman. Rooftop Cinema Club presents the Drive-In at Santa Monica Airport, 3233 Donald Douglas Loop S., Santa Monica. 7:15 p.m. on December 28. $ 32 to $ 60; advance purchase required; for ages 18 and over only.

This story originally appeared in the Los Angeles Times.