Dolly Parton Double Feature In the 1980s country music superstar and American treasure Dolly Parton was a bona-fide movie star. In her first big movie role, the 1980 revenge-comedy 9 to 5, Parton proved that she could hold her own with seasoned acting talents
All Arnold, All Night In honor of the former governor and Austrian-born action hero Arnold Schwarzenegger's 70th birthday, July 30, the New Beverly is running a mini-Arnold festival starting July 28 with Total Recall (1990) and The Running Man (1987) and culminating with an all-night marathon, July 29. New Beverly Cinema, 7165 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, (323) 938-4038. "Total Recall" and "The Running Man," July 28, 7 p.m. $8. Arnold All Night, July 29, 7:30 p.m. $30. www.thenewbev.com
The Films of Barbet Schroeder In one of his best roles,
The Farthest — Voyager in Space A documentary on the the twin robotic space probes, Voyager I and Voyager II, launched in 1977, that have been sending back images and data deepening our understanding of the solar system. The middle-aged twins, now the first human-made crafts to reach interstellar space, are in their ambassadors-of-earth phase, carrying double golden discs of visual and audio data (including a recording Chuck Berry's "Johnny B. Goode") to whomever or whatever may be out there (including future humans). Followed by a panel discussion with members of the Voyager team. Caltech, Beckman Auditorium, 332 S. Michigan Ave., Pasadena. (626) 395-4652. July 29, 7 p.m. Free, but tickets are required. www.caltech.edu
Quote-Along Labyrinth A whole generation came to know David Bowie not as Ziggy Stardust but as Jareth, the Goblin King, a character as glam and mysterious as Ziggy. The 1986 Jim Henson-directed Labyrinth is a weird and wonderful fantasy about a teenager’s quest to save her baby brother.