Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Weekly What To Do: KPop, Bacon and Summer Fun

The Piper (Digital) - English Subtitles
Started 7/28
CGV Cinemas
621 Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90005

A new creepy horror film from Korea to get horrified by. Synopsis: "The Piper" follows Ryoo Seung-ryong's character, who happens to stay in a mysterious town in the countryside shortly after the 1950-53 Korean War.

Thursday, July 30, 10:00pm
The Cinefamily
611 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, California 90036

"We’ve long been fans of live score events, and with years of them under our belt, it’s time to push that form even further into unexplored territories. Enter VideoSonics: a new playground for forward-thinking A/V remixes and fresh takes on the live score phenomenon."

Thu, Jul 30, 2015 - Wed, Aug 19, 2015
Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028

If you're a horror fan, then you're lucky to live in LA with special screenings of horror films every month. We're no where near Halloween, yet you'll have screenings of all the 80's classics with special guests.

Visual Communications Summer Screening #TBT
Thursday, July 30, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Union Center for the Arts
120 Judge John Aiso St, Los Angeles, California 90012
$15 at the door
$12 presale online
After a four-year absence, Visual Communications is pleased to welcome the return of the summer screening, curated and organized by our intrepid group of summer interns. Join us as we present a summertime #tbt, featuring ten new short films by Asian Pacific American artists that showcase a diverse variety of stories and styles. Stick around afterwards for a post-screening reception in the Aratani Courtyard with free food and drinks, good company, and an opportunity drawing for cool prizes.
July 31st and August 1st 
ArcLight Hollywood
 6360 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
"ArcLight is excited to announce Q&As for documentary film A Lego Brickumentary. In the doc, filmmakers Daniel Junge and Kief Davidson explore the history and worldwide cultural impact of the LEGO universe." They'll be there in person for the showings.
Fri, Jul 31, 7pm
The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Los Angeles 
$15 - $20 
"The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Flicker Alley and Exhibits Development Group invite you to the Los Angeles Premiere of the lost silent film of Sherlock Holmes. Come dressed in your best Sherlockian or Steampunk dress for a night of history, fashion, mystery, and fun to win prizes!"
Fri, Jul 31, 7pm
G1988 (East) 7021 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA90038 
Art for all those animals from film and television.
KCON 2015
July 31- Aug 2
Staples Center 
1111 S Figueroa St
Ste 3100

Los Angeles, CA 90015
$50.00 - $250.00 
K-Pop will take over downtown this weekend as big bands and thousands of fans will congrate for KCON.

Saturday, Aug. 1
Doors 5:30, Music 7, Movie 8:30
Autry National Center
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027
$12 in advance
$14 at the door (space is limited) 

Special screening of Wet Hot American Summer with a sneak peak at the new show coming to Netflix, which is somehow a prequel? Special guests and prizes.

August 1, Starts 2pm Outdoor Event, Shows 6pm and 8pm
7522 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
"Nerdist Industries, NerdMelt Showroom, and Nerdist School presents the 6th annual SUMMAHFEST with the King of Summah, Howard Kremer, for a full day of comedy, music, waterslides, food trucks, free beer, water balloon fights, face-painting, summah costumes and more summah fun."
Saturday, August 1, 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Downtown Burbank

Hundreds of classic cars will make Burbank a parking lot. Car enthusiasts or people just loving to see the spectacle enjoy classic cars this Saturday.

Aug 1-2 
The Queen Mary
1126 Queens Highway Long Beach, CA 90802
Starts at $40
The bacon is back. Doubled in local vendors of bacon and 15 breweries you'll be in hog heaven.

Aug 1-2, 10am-5pm
THE REEF "Magic Box"
1933 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90007
All Ages + Entry | 21+ for Bar
 $10 - GENERAL ADMISSION (1 day Ticket)
* Kids 10 and under are FREE with Adult supervision *
A brand new Japanese culture event to check out. This one seems more for the ladies and less about anime. What were seeing is a lot of cute clothes and cute ladies. 
Sunday, August 2, 2015 6:00 pm -
Sunday, August 9, 2015 12:00 am
iO West Theater 6366 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028
Week long event of comedy with headliners and newbies trying to get you to laugh.