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Feb 17 @ 2:30 pm
Hayao Miyazaki’s 1999 anime masterpiece Princess Mononoke rides back to The Frida Cinema on February 16th and 17th! Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and mustRead more about PRINCESS MONONOKE[...]
Feb 17 @ 4:00 pm
Catch the next Catbus to The Frida Cinema — Hayao Miyazaki’s My Neighbor Totoro returns February 16th and 17th! Set in the late 50s, My Neighbor Totoro follows sisters Satsuke and Mei as they settle inRead more about MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO[...]
Feb 17 @ 5:00 pm
Hayao Miyazaki’s 1999 anime masterpiece Princess Mononoke rides back to The Frida Cinema on February 16th and 17th! Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and mustRead more about PRINCESS MONONOKE[...]
Feb 17 @ 5:30 pm 4th Street Market
Grab the kids and get ready to “Let it go!” under the stars! Join friends and neighbors at 4th Street Market as we collaborate with 4SM and 100eats for a FREE Family Move Night!  This special event will featureRead more about 4TH STREET MARKET FREE FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT – FEATURING FROZEN![...]
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm
Catch the next Catbus to The Frida Cinema — Hayao Miyazaki’s My Neighbor Totoro returns February 16th and 17th! Set in the late 50s, My Neighbor Totoro follows sisters Satsuke and Mei as they settle inRead more about MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO[...]
Feb 17 @ 8:00 pm
Throw on your pajamas and bust our your favorite cereal spoons — The Frida Cinema Cartoon Block Party returns February 17th! This special event invites our young-at-heart friends to relive the exciting morning ritual of binging onRead more about CARTOON BLOCK PARTY![...]
Feb 17 @ 8:30 pm
Hayao Miyazaki’s 1999 anime masterpiece Princess Mononoke rides back to The Frida Cinema on February 16th and 17th! Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and mustRead more about PRINCESS MONONOKE[...]
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm
The Frida Cinema is proud to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of one of the most ground-breaking films of the late 20th Century – Spike Lee’s potent, timeless 1989 classic, Do The Right Thing.   Radio Raheem.Read more about DO THE RIGHT THING 30TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 18 @ 2:30 pm
Director Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 science-fiction/horror masterpiece Alien returns to the Frida Cinema, in celebration of its 40th Anniversary! As the crew of the Nostromo, a space merchant vessel, travels back to Earth, they areRead more about ALIEN 40TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 18 @ 5:00 pm
The Frida Cinema is honored to present Spike Lee’s potent 1989 comedy-drama Do The Right Thing in time for its 30th anniversary! On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-StuyvesantRead more about DO THE RIGHT THING 30TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 18 @ 5:30 pm
Director Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 science-fiction/horror masterpiece Alien returns to the Frida Cinema, in celebration of its 40th Anniversary! As the crew of the Nostromo, a space merchant vessel, travels back to Earth, they areRead more about ALIEN 40TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 18 @ 7:30 pm
The Frida Cinema is honored to present Spike Lee’s potent 1989 comedy-drama Do The Right Thing in time for its 30th anniversary! On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-StuyvesantRead more about DO THE RIGHT THING 30TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 18 @ 8:00 pm
Director Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 science-fiction/horror masterpiece Alien returns to the Frida Cinema, in celebration of its 40th Anniversary! As the crew of the Nostromo, a space merchant vessel, travels back to Earth, they areRead more about ALIEN 40TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm
The Frida Cinema is honored to present Spike Lee’s potent 1989 comedy-drama Do The Right Thing in time for its 30th anniversary! On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-StuyvesantRead more about DO THE RIGHT THING 30TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 19 @ 2:30 pm
Director Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 science-fiction/horror masterpiece Alien returns to the Frida Cinema, in celebration of its 40th Anniversary! As the crew of the Nostromo, a space merchant vessel, travels back to Earth, they areRead more about ALIEN 40TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm
The Frida Cinema is honored to present Spike Lee’s potent 1989 comedy-drama Do The Right Thing in time for its 30th anniversary! On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-StuyvesantRead more about DO THE RIGHT THING 30TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm
Director Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 science-fiction/horror masterpiece Alien returns to the Frida Cinema, in celebration of its 40th Anniversary! As the crew of the Nostromo, a space merchant vessel, travels back to Earth, they areRead more about ALIEN 40TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 19 @ 7:30 pm
The Frida Cinema is honored to present Spike Lee’s potent 1989 comedy-drama Do The Right Thing in time for its 30th anniversary! On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-StuyvesantRead more about DO THE RIGHT THING 30TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 19 @ 8:00 pm
Director Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 science-fiction/horror masterpiece Alien returns to the Frida Cinema, in celebration of its 40th Anniversary! As the crew of the Nostromo, a space merchant vessel, travels back to Earth, they areRead more about ALIEN 40TH ANNIVERSARY[...]
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm
The Frida Cinema brings Guillermo del Toro’s beautiful dark fantasy Pan’s Labyrinth (El laberinto del fauno) back to the big screen as part of our continued 5 Year Anniversary month of Frida audience-favorite programming! A haunting fairyRead more about PAN’S LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 20 @ 2:30 pm
What happens when three of 70’s/80’s pop culture’s most visionary talents – Jim Henson, George Lucas, and David Bowie – collaborate on a feature film? Experience 1986 fantasy classic Labyrinth on the big screen atRead more about LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm
What happens when three of 70’s/80’s pop culture’s most visionary talents – Jim Henson, George Lucas, and David Bowie – collaborate on a feature film? Experience 1986 fantasy classic Labyrinth on the big screen atRead more about LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm
The Frida Cinema brings Guillermo del Toro’s beautiful dark fantasy Pan’s Labyrinth (El laberinto del fauno) back to the big screen as part of our continued 5 Year Anniversary month of Frida audience-favorite programming! A haunting fairyRead more about PAN’S LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 20 @ 7:30 pm
What happens when three of 70’s/80’s pop culture’s most visionary talents – Jim Henson, George Lucas, and David Bowie – collaborate on a feature film? Experience 1986 fantasy classic Labyrinth on the big screen atRead more about LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 20 @ 8:30 pm
The Frida Cinema brings Guillermo del Toro’s beautiful dark fantasy Pan’s Labyrinth (El laberinto del fauno) back to the big screen as part of our continued 5 Year Anniversary month of Frida audience-favorite programming! A haunting fairyRead more about PAN’S LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm
The Frida Cinema brings Guillermo del Toro’s beautiful dark fantasy Pan’s Labyrinth (El laberinto del fauno) back to the big screen as part of our continued 5 Year Anniversary month of Frida audience-favorite programming! A haunting fairyRead more about PAN’S LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 21 @ 2:30 pm
What happens when three of 70’s/80’s pop culture’s most visionary talents – Jim Henson, George Lucas, and David Bowie – collaborate on a feature film? Experience 1986 fantasy classic Labyrinth on the big screen atRead more about LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm
What happens when three of 70’s/80’s pop culture’s most visionary talents – Jim Henson, George Lucas, and David Bowie – collaborate on a feature film? Experience 1986 fantasy classic Labyrinth on the big screen atRead more about LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm
The Frida Cinema brings Guillermo del Toro’s beautiful dark fantasy Pan’s Labyrinth (El laberinto del fauno) back to the big screen as part of our continued 5 Year Anniversary month of Frida audience-favorite programming! A haunting fairyRead more about PAN’S LABYRINTH[...]
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm
On Thursday, February 21st, join us as we celebrate our 5th Anniversary with a special screening of 1942’s Casablanca! Ticket holders are welcome to join us at 6:30pm for an pre-screening mixer, with hors d’oeuvres andRead more about CASABLANCA: The Frida Cinema’s 5th Anniversary Screening & Celebration[...]

 

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THE BLOG

Celebrate 50 Years of Filmmaking by LLOYD KAUFMAN, this July at The Frida Cinema!

What’s more exciting than seeing eight of Troma Entertainment founder Lloyd Kaufman’s most celebrated films on the big screen, paired

The Criterion Collection at Your Fingertips – With an L.A. Library Card

The good folks at the Criterion Collection are tirelessly remastering and re-releasing quality films from around the world, but they’re presently

SKYPE Q&A WITH WRITER/DIRECTOR AMAT ESCALANTE after this Thursday, August 17’s 8PM screening of THE UNTAMED!

Thursday’s final screening of The Untamed (La region salvaje) will be followed by a Skype Q&A with the film’s visionary

September is WES ANDERSON MONTH at The Frida!

Pastels, literature references, dysfunctional families, and a ton of Bill Murray – it’s Wes Anderson Month at The Frida!  We’re giving you

1ST ANNUAL OC DESIGN FILM FEST TO FEATURE SCREENINGS OF STEEL MAGNOLIAS AND SOMETHING’S GOTTA GIVE, EMMY-AWARD WINNERS, AND MORE!

On Sunday, September 16, join us for the first-ever OC Design Film Fest, presented by and benefiting the American Society

RUN THE DOWNTOWN SANTA ANA 5K IN SUPPORT OF THE FRIDA CINEMA!

On Saturday, October 21, friends and supporters of The Frida Cinema have been invited to run the 2017 DTSA 5K

8:30PM Encore Added to our SOLD OUT October 1 Screening of Dario Argento’s SUSPIRIA – New 4K Restoration by Synapse Films!

Easily our most-requested horror classic – especially over the last few months, thanks to buzz about an unearthed uncut version

TWIN PEAKS: FIRE WALK WITH ME TO GET CRITERION COLLECTION RELEASE ON OCTOBER 17!

Here’s some good news for you Twin Peaksfans as you struggle to wait another full week before Episode 11 – the Criterion