BEYOND FEST 2019

Egyptian Theatre | September 25 – October 8, 2019

Presented by Hulu

Beyond Fest returns to the Egyptian Theatre with 39 features including West Coast premieres of PARASITE, JOJO RABBIT, DOLEMITE IS MY NAME, COLOR OUT OF SPACE, THE LODGE, the world premiere of MISTER AMERICA, and reunion anniversary screenings of NATURAL BORN KILLERS and JENNIFER’S BODY and much more. Ticket sales launch Saturday at 10 AM on Brown Paper Tickets.

Opening Night SpectreVision Double Feature!
COLOR OUT OF SPACE / DANIEL ISN’T REAL
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 – 7:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
H.P Lovecraft adaptation COLOR OUT OF SPACE stars Nicolas Cage and Joely Richardson as a couple whose life is shattered by a meteorite infected with an alien organism. In DANIEL ISN’T REAL, a Manhattan college student’s life is derailed when his childhood imaginary friend reappears. Discussion following COLOR OUT OF SPACE with director Richard Stanley and producers Elijah Wood, Daniel Noah and Josh Waller. Discussion following DANIEL ISN’T REAL with director Adam Egypt Mortimer and producers Elijah Wood, Daniel Noah and Josh Waller.

West Coast Premiere!
JOJO RABBIT
Thursday, September 26, 2019 – 7:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
Set in WWII Germany, JOJO RABBIT follows a lonely boy (Roman Griffin Davis) whose worldview is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a young Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their attic. Directed by Taika Waitiki.

West Coast Premiere!
PARASITE
Friday, September 27, 2019 – 7:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
In Palme d’Or winner PARASITE, a young man takes over the position of English tutor for the daughter of a wealthy family, prompting a deadly showdown as class warfare meets black comedy. Discussion following with director Bong Joon-Ho.

West Coast Premiere!
SAMURAI MARATHON 1855
Friday, September 27, 2019 – 10:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
An astounding take on jidaigeki films, SAMURAI MARATHON 1855 charts the shifting balance of power between the Annaka clan and the Shogunate when firearms first arrive in Japan. Introduction by director Bernard Rose and actor Danny Huston.

West Coast Premiere!
THE LODGE
Saturday, September 28, 2019 – 7:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
The follow-up from the duo behind GOODNIGHT MOMMY, THE LODGE stars Riley Keough as a young woman hoping to bond with her boyfriend’s two kids only to become isolated with them in the family’s winter cabin as stocks dwindle, nerves strain and strange occurrences begin.

West Coast Premiere!
LITTLE MONSTERS
Saturday, September 28, 2019 – 10:00 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
In LITTLE MONSTERS, Alexander England hopes to impress kindergarten teacher Lupita Nyong’o by chaperoning a class trip to the zoo – which becomes life-threatening when zombies escape from the military base next door.

35mm Screening!
THE LONG GOODBYE
Sunday, September 29, 2019 – 12:00 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
Robert Altman’s private-eye classic THE LONG GOODBYE stars Elliott Gould as a smart-aleck, slightly inept Philip Marlowe, who gets drawn into a labyrinth of deceptions and double crosses surrounding a rich Southern California couple. Discussion following with actor Elliott Gould.

35mm Screening!
JENNIFER’S BODY
Sunday, September 29, 2019 – 4:00 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
In JENNIFER’S BODY, mismatched high school friends Amanda Seyfried and Megan Fox head out for a show at a dive bar that leaves the latter covered in blood and hungry with more than just the munchies at the end of the night. Discussion following with director Karyn Kusama and actress Megan Fox.

West Coast Premiere!
COME TO DADDY
Sunday, September 29, 2019 – 8:00 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
In COME TO DADDY, a man in his 30s fruitlessly searches for a remote cabin in the hinterlands of New Zealand to reunite with his long-lost father – a journey that turns weirder than he can possibly imagine. Discussion following with director Ant Timpson and actor Elijah Wood.

Live One-Man Show!
JOE BOB BRIGGS
Monday, September 30, 2019 – 7:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
A horror host for The Movie Channel, TNT’s MonsterVision and most recently Shudder’s The Last Drive-In, Job Bob Briggs embraced his Texas roots and brought a good ol’ boy charm to the proceedings. Featuring film clips and Joe Bob’s ever-incisive analysis, this is a hilarious, informative, moonshine-soaked journey of the redneck through cinema history, from the dawn of silent films to the modern era.

West Coast Premiere of New DCP!
TAMMY AND THE T-REX
Monday, September 30, 2019 – 10:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
In TAMMY AND THE T-REX, a high-school student is killed trying to escape his sweetheart’s cruel ex-boyfriend – and the boy’s brain is used by a crazed scientist to animate a giant, mechanical T-Rex. Introduction by director Stewart Raffill, producer Diane Kirman and actor John Goff.

West Coast Premiere!
GIRL ON THE THIRD FLOOR
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 – 7:30 PM
EGYPTIAN THEATRE
In Travis Stevens’ directorial debut GIRL ON THE THIRD FLOOR, WWE superstar-turned-leading-man CM Punk stars as a family man with skeletons in his closet, who purchases a rundown mansion that harbors a few skeletons of its own. Discussion following with writer-director Travis Stevens and actors Phil Brooks and Elissa Dowling.