Wilde Salome (movie)

Al Pacino to bring 'Salome' to the American Cinematheque

Al Pacino to bring 'Salome' to the American Cinematheque

The American Cinematheque probably gave Al Pacino an offer he couldn't refuse: The opportunity to screen two films he stars in and directed -- the 2011 documentary "Wilde Salome" and his 2013 version of Oscar Wilde's play "Salome."

Pacino will appear in person Aug. 4 at the Aero and then visit the Egyptian on Aug. 10.

"Wild Salome," which received its premiere two years ago at the Venice Film Festival and is set to open theatrically in October, chronicles the 2006 L.A. production of "Salome," in which Pacino starred with a then-unknown Jessica Chastain. "Wild Salome" won the...

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