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02 Cultural Events

06.23.2017
Los Angeles LGBT Center Out Under the Stars presents:
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

VIP Gates 6:30 / GA Gates 7:00 / Movie at 8:30
GA Tickets are $25 / VIP Tickets are $150 for 2
at hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

Join the Los Angeles LGBT Center OUT UNDER THE STARS on June 23rd for a special screening of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane at Hollywood Forever Cemetery! The Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Los Angeles Women’s Network and Young Professionals Council will host this unforgettable summer movie night, benefiting the Center’s programs and services. Come early to relax and picnic while you enjoy a live DJ, free swag from our sponsors, and undoubtedly a few surprises!

VIP ticket holders get early entrance, one complimentary drive-on parking pass, premiere seating for two, and a picnic package which includes complimentary food and wine.

Members of LAWN & YPC will enjoy complimentary and early admission to the screening.

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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06.24.2017
CINESPIA – SELENA

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 7:15 / Movie at 9:00
Tickets are $16 at cinespia.ticketfly.com
Directed by Gregory Nava (1997, 2h 7min)

Celebrate the legacy of Selena at our twentieth-anniversary screening at the historic Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
The compelling story of a small girl from humble beginnings acheived genre-breaking super stardom. Sweet, charismatic and wildly talented, Selena’s story is at once inspiring, full of beauty and sad. Jennifer Lopez became a star in her role as Selena Quintanilla, and Edward James Olmos plays her father to perfection.
Join our tribute as we honor this haunting and enduring film, pay tribute to La Reina and hear the songs that are sure to make your heart go bidi bidi bom bom!

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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06.27.2017
JESSIE REYEZ
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in The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

Tuesday June 27th 2017
Doors 8pm – Show 9pm

NO GUARANTEES ON TIMING

Tickets are $15 at hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

PARKING IS FREE ON SITE

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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06.29.2017
PEN Center USA presents
The Paris Review

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in The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

Thursday June 29th 2017
Doors 7pm – Show 8pm

Tickets are $25 at hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

PARKING IS FREE ON SITE

The Author Evening Series celebrates the power of words to inform, entertain, inspire, and foster a vital literary culture. PEN Center USA’s Author Evening Series presents an evening with The Paris Review.

Established in 1953, The Paris Review is America’s premier literary magazine. It is known both for discovering new writers and for its in-depth interview series, Writers at Work.

This evening, hosted by editor Lorin Stein, will feature readings and discussion by Paris Review contributors Sarah Manguso and Ottessa Moshfegh, and The Paris Review’s southern editor, John Jeremiah Sullivan.

Afterward, PEN Center USA and The Paris Review invite you to join us and the authors for a book-signing and complimentary reception with drinks.

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.01.2017
CINESPIA – DIRTY DANCING + FIREWORKS

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 7:15 / Movie at 9:00
Tickets are $35 at cinespia.ticketfly.com
Directed by Emile Ardolino (1987, 1h 40min)

Have the time of your life at our 30th anniversary screening of DIRTY DANCING!
The rip-roaring, hip-rattling dance classic comes to the cemetery, followed by a masterful firework spectacular on the holiday weekend.
Daddy’s girl Baby (Jennifer Grey) catches a glimpse of bad boy dancer Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze) practicing his moves in a Catskills resort. When Johnny’s dance partner bows out of a forthcoming competition, Baby goes from spaghetti arms to dancing savant to become Johnny’s partner in dance and love. Her coming of age brings her onto the dance floor where she realizes nobody puts Baby in the corner!
Bring a picnic with beer and wine and dress up for our free themed photobooth. Put on your dancing shoes for our Dj dance party before the movie. After the film sit back as a firework spectacle illuminates the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Happy 4th!

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.02.2017
Land of Talk
with Half Waif

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in The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

Sunday July 2nd 2017
Doors 8pm – Show 9pm

NO GUARANTEES ON TIMING

Tickets are $20 at hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

PARKING IS FREE ON SITE

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.04.2017
CINESPIA – JURASSIC PARK + FIREWORKS

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 7:15 / Movie at 9:00
Tickets are $35 at cinespia.ticketfly.com
Directed by Steven Spielberg (1993, 2hr 7mins)

Return to Jurassic Park for a Fourth of July extravaganza where dinosaurs and fireworks combine!
The breathtaking classic will keep you on the edge of your seat. A visionary scientist creates a theme park utopia where genetically revived dinosaurs roam free. When a tropical storm causes a power meltdown, an expedition of experts must survive against evolution’s most dangerous predators. Starring Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern and Sam Neill. Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster continues to thrill with its groundbreaking special effects and safari ride of twists and turns meant to be seen on the big screen.
See the monumental blockbuster under the stars before a phenomenal firework spectacular dazzles the cemetery. Bring a picnic, dress up for our themed photobooth and celebrate Independence Day under the stars!

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.08.2017
CINESPIA – A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 7:15PM / Movie at 9:00PM
Tickets are $16 at cinespia.ticketfly.com
Directed by Penny Marshall (1992, 2h 8min)

The ballgame comes to Cinespia at our 25th-anniversary screening of the heart warming classic!

Director Penny Marshall leads a powerful cast of women in this sweet and smart true story about women trailblazers.
Major league baseball players are overseas due to World War II, and women from all over America band together to take their place. A ragtag group of women made up of outsiders, oddballs and sweethearts come together. After they join the league things will never be the same as the Rockford Peaches try and win the world series and a new era for women.

Tom Hanks plays the drunk manager and Geena Davis as the bright star of the team. With Lori Petty as the unlikely pitcher, Madonna as the fast talking, worldly-wise Mae and Rosie O’Donnell as the tough Doris who has a heart of gold. Join us for this special screening under the stars with DJs, a wine bar and our free Photo Booth.

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.15.2017
CINESPIA – THE FIFTH ELEMENT

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 7:15 / Movie at 9:00
Tickets are $16 at cinespia.ticketfly.com
Directed by Luc Besson (1997, 127 minutes)

Director Luc Besson in person!

The action-packed cyberpunk spectacle on the big screen. THE FIFTH ELEMENT depicts 23rd-century New York on the brink of cosmic destruction. It’s up to cab driver and unlikely hero Korben Dallas (Bruce Willis) to protect Leeloo (Milla Jovovich), the human incarnate of the Fifth Element, with the potential to save or destroy humanity. Gary Oldham stars as the intergalactically slick villain Zorg, with Chris Tucker as the dandy futurist Ruby Rhod.

Directed by Luc Bresson (LEON: THE PROFESSIONAL) with costumes by Jean-Paul Gautier, dazzling special effects, and stunning photography, THE FIFTH ELEMENT is a unique sci-fi pop masterpiece meant to be seen under the stars. Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the film with a themed photobooth, DJs. Director Luc Besson will be in person to discuss the classic movie and his upcoming feature VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS. This is a night not to be missed.

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.20.2017
89.9 KCRW Presents
Sufjan Stevens, Nico Muhly, Bryce Dessner & James McAlister
perform PLANETARIUM

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Thursday July 20th 2017
Gates open 7pm

NO GUARANTEES ON TIMING

Tickets are $49.50 at hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.22.2017
CINESPIA – STAND BY ME

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 7:15 / Movie at 9:00
Tickets are $16 at cinespia.ticketfly.com
Directed by Rob Reiner (1986, 89 min)

Grab your cherry-flavored Pez and revisit the young band of outsiders in the nostalgic coming-of-age classic.

Based on a story by Stephen King, four twelve-year-old boys from a small town in the 1950s set out to find the body of a missing boy. Dodging teenage hoodlums, steam trains and guard dogs it becomes an unforgettable adventure that defines them all.

With gorgeous photography, sublime direction and stellar performances rarely seen in young actors, make STAND BY ME a masterpiece. Starring Will Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O’Connell and Kiefer Sutherland. A beautiful love letter to childhood and the best friends we make along the way don’t miss this screening under the stars.

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.29.2017
CINESPIA – SUPERBAD

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 7:15 / Movie at 9:00
Tickets are $16 at cinespia.ticketfly.com
Directed by Greg Mottola (2007, 1h 53min)

10th Anniversary screening!

High school misfits Jonah Hill and Michael Cera are best friends with a mission: Get alcohol for the coolest girl in class (Emma Stone) and her party. They’ll do anything to make it happen and when a liquor store robbery changes the course of their epic night, the hilarity begins.

Smart, funny and heartfelt, Superbad is a modern classic that launched the careers of Jonah Hill, Michael Cera and Emma Stone. Picnic with Beer and Wine permitted. Don’t miss this special 10th anniversary screening with DJs, a Photo Booth and special surprises!

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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07.30.2017
Johnny Ramone Tribute 2017
Presented by Linda Ramone

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outdoors on The Fairbanks Lawn

Gates 6:30 / Event starts 7:15pm
Tickets are $20 in advance  / $25 day of event
at hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

Linda Ramone presents the annual tribute to punk rock legend Johnny Ramone, July 30 at Hollywood Forever. A very fun event celebrating some cool things Johnny loved, like cult films, horror movies, collectibles and rock n’ roll.

Under the stars and moonlight on the Fairbanks Lawn, this year’s theme features a screening of one of Johnny’s favorite films, 1998’s cult classic Buffalo ’66, introduced by its director and star Vincent Gallo, who was Johnny’s very close and personal friend. In addition to the film screening, the 2017 Johnny Ramone Tribute will feature an exhibition of some rare never-before-seen Ramones memorabilia from Johnny and Tommy Ramone’s collection in the amazing mausoleum with Ramones art by Shepard Fairey, Lucas David and Shag. Also, a pop-up gallery from Morrison Hotel Gallery, DJ’d by the incredible Howie Pyro, food trucks and special celebrity appearances.

The tribute will also feature a short ceremony in honor of Johnny and Linda’s beloved friend Chris Cornell, who has been laid to rest right next to Johnny.

The Johnny Ramone Tribute is a fundraising event for the Johnny and Linda Ramone Foundation, which provides funding for Dr. David Agus at the Center for Applied Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine at USC.

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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09.29.2017
RIDE

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in The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

Friday September 29th 2017
Doors 8pm – Show 9pm

NO GUARANTEES ON TIMING

Tickets are $30 at hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

PARKING IS FREE ON SITE

Questions? email events@hollywoodforever.com

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