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What’s playing at the drive-in: ‘Halloween,’ ‘Coco’ and more

Jamie Lee Curtis in "Halloween"
Jamie Lee Curtis stars in the 1978 thriller “Halloween.”
(Compass International Pictures)

Craving a flick on the big screen? Here’s our latest rundown of new and classic movies playing at drive-ins, pop-ups or rooftops near you. We’ll update as new titles and showtimes are added.

Array Drive-In
Parking lot, 1055 W. 6th St, L.A.
Free; advance registration required. arraynow.com

“Selma,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30
“Get Out,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31

Cinemauto
Parking lot, 713 N. Hill St., Chinatown, downtown L.A.
$60-$170 (includes meal options). cinemauto.net

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“The Love Witch” plus selected shorts, 6 p.m. Nov. 13
“The Beach Bum” plus selected shorts, 6 p.m. Nov. 14

First Friday Film Series
Catalina Island Museum, outdoor amphitheater, 217 Metropole Ave., Avalon
$12. catalinamuseum.org

“A Night to Remember,” 6:30 p.m. Nov. 6

German Currents Film Festival
Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre, 10798 Ramona Ave., Montclair
$17-$42; advance purchase required. americancinematheque.com

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“Nosferatu the Vampyre” with “The Tenderness of the Wolves”, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12

Hollywood Roosevelt Drive-In Theatre
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, 7000 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood
$65-$75; advance purchase required. eventbrite.com

“Pet Sematary” (1989), 8 p.m. Oct. 30
“Halloween” (2018), 8 p.m. Oct. 31

Joe Bob’s Haunted Drive-in
The Rose Bowl, 1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena
$99, $115; advance purchase required. joebobshaunteddrivein.com

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Interactive Halloween event features clips from B-movie horror flicks, 9 p.m. Oct. 31

Kids in the Spotlight Night at the Drive-In Fundraiser
Sears parking lot, 236 N. Central Ave., Glendale
$40 per car; advance purchase required. kitsinc.networkforgood.com

Five short films written and created by foster youth, 7 p.m. Nov. 5

L.A. Zoo Drive-In Movies
5333 Zoo Drive, L.A.
$40-$140; advance purchase required. lazoo.org

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“Goosebumps,” 8 p.m. Oct. 30
“The Addams Family” (2019), 8 p.m. Oct. 31
“Poltergeist” (1982), 8 p.m. Nov. 1

Legion Drive-In
The Hollywood Legion Theater at Post 43, 2035 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood
$65 per car; $80 per truck or SUV; advance tickets required. hollywoodlegiontheater.com

Universal Monster Night triple-bill: “Son of Dracula,” “The Creature From the Black Lagoon” and “Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein,” 7 p.m. Oct. 30
“Psycho” (1960), 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 31, 9 p.m. Nov. 1
“Mrs. Doubtfire,” 6 p.m. Nov. 1
“Airplane!” 5:45 p.m. Nov. 2
“Election,” 8:15 p.m. Nov. 2
“Rear Window,” 5:45 p.m. Nov. 4
“Vertigo,” 8:40 p.m. Nov. 4
“Groundhog Day,” 5:30 p.m. Nov. 5
“Tootsie,” 8:15 p.m. Nov. 5
“Finding Nemo,” 5:30 p.m. Nov. 6
“Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl,” 8:15 p.m. Nov. 6
“The Princess Bride,” 5:45 p.m. Nov. 7
“Pulp Fiction,” 8:30 p.m. Nov. 7

Lexus Culinary Cinema
L.A. Live event deck, 1005 Chick Hearn Court, downtown L.A.
$25 per person, advance purchase required. lalive.com

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“Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13
“Sideways,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14
“Little Miss Sunshine,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15

Los Angeles Arts Society Drive-in Cinema
Gardena Cinema, 14948 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena
$25-$50 per car. eventbrite.com

“Halloween” (1978), 7 p.m. Oct. 31, Nov. 1
“The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” (1974), 10 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 1
“E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,” 6 p.m. Nov. 6-8, 11
“The Purge: Anarchy,” 9:30 p.m. Nov. 6-8, 11

Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre
10798 Ramona Ave., Montclair
$10; kids ages 5-9, $1; under age 5, free. missiontiki.com

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“Borat Subsequent Movie Film,” 9:20 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5
“Come Play,” 7:30 and 11:50 p.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-5
“Honest Thief,” 9:25 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5
“Love and Monsters,” 9:35 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5
“Poltergeist,” 7:30 p.m. and 12:40 a.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-5
“Spell,” 7:30 and 11:20 p.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-5
“Tenet,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5
“The War With Grandpa,” 7:30 and 11:25 p.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-5

Movies in Your Car at Seaside Cinema
Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 Harbor Blvd., Ventura
$29 per car; advance purchase required. concertsinyourcar.com

“Scream,” 7 p.m. Oct. 30
“The Biggest Little Farm,” 6 p.m. Nov. 1
“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” 7 p.m. Nov. 6
“Onward,” 7 p.m. Nov. 7
“Elf,” 6:30 p.m. Nov. 10
“Cars,” 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11
“The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” 7 p.m. Nov. 13
“The Wizard of Oz,” 6:30 p.m. Nov. 18
“Knives Out,” 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19

Paramount Drive-In Theatres
7770 Rosecrans Ave., Paramount
$10; ages 5-8, $4; under age 5, free. paramountdrivein.com

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“Honest Thief,” 10:55 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 7:30 and 10:55 p.m. Nov. 2-5
“Tenet,” 7:30 and 10:55 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5

Parking Lot Cinema/Glendale
Sears parking lot, 211 W. California Ave., Glendale
$23-$37. secretmovieclub.com

“Friday the 13th,” 7:15 p.m. Oct. 30
“Friday the 13th Part V: The Final Chapter” 9:30 p.m. Oct. 30
“Coco,” 7 p.m. Nov. 1
“The Nightmare Before Christmas,” 7 p.m. Nov. 8

Regency Theatres’ the Plant Drive-In
7876 Van Nuys Blvd., Van Nuys
$30 per car; regencymovies.com

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“A Nightmare on Elm Street,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30
“The Thing” (1982), 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30
“Halloween” (2018), 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31
“An American Werewolf in London,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 31
“Stand by Me,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1

Rubidoux Drive-In
3770 Opal St., Riverside
$10; kids ages 5-9, $1; under age 5, free. rubidouxswapmeet.com

“Come Play,” 7:30 and 11:45 p.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-5
“Honest Thief,” 7:30 and 11:25 p.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-5
“Love and Monsters,” 9:35 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5
“Poltergeist,” 7:30 p.m. and 12:35 a.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-5
“Synchronic,” 9:20 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5
“Tenet,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5

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Starlite Movies
Brea Mall, 1065 Brea Mall, Brea
$35 per car; advance purchase required. starlitemovienight.com

“Beetlejuice,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30
“Hocus Pocus,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31
“The Nightmare Before Christmas,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1

Street Food Cinema/Arcadia
Santa Anita Park, 285 W. Huntington Drive, Arcadia
$20 per car plus $8 per person; ages 3 and under free; advance tickets required. streetfoodcinema.com

“Beetlejuice,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30
“The Nightmare Before Christmas,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31
“Coco,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1
“When Harry Met Sally,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5
“Jurassic World,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6
“Toy Story 4,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7
“The Wizard of Oz,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8

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Summer Weekend Drive-In at the Roadium
The Roadium Open Air Market, 2500 W. Redondo Beach Blvd., Torrance
$25, $30 per car; tickets also available on-site. eventbrite.com

“The Nightmare Before Christmas,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31
“Ratatouille,” 7 p.m. Nov. 14
“Toy Story,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21
“The Polar Express,” 6 p.m. Dec. 11

The Sunset Strip Presents Late Night Drive-In
The Andaz Hotel, 8401 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood
$56.25 per car. loop1tickets.com

“An American Werewolf in London,” 8 p.m. Oct. 30
“Young Frankenstein” with “Dead Alive,” 8 p.m. Oct. 31
“Pulp Fiction,” 8 p.m. Nov. 6
“Inglourious Basterds,” 8 p.m. Nov. 7
“Kill Bill: Vol. 1,” 8 p.m. Nov. 13
“Kill Bill: Vol. 2,” 8 p.m. Nov. 14
“Reservoir Dogs,” 8 p.m. Nov. 20
“Jackie Brown,” 8 p.m. Nov. 21
“Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood,” 8 p.m. Nov. 28

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Valley Film Festival
The Regency 16 Theatres Drive-In @ The Plant, 7876 Van Nuys Blvd., Van Nuys
$20 per car; advance purchase required. valleyfilmfest.com

“Take Me to Tarzana” plus selected shorts, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7
Comedy shorts, 9 p.m. Nov. 7
Documentary feature plus selected shorts, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 8
Dramatic shorts, 9 p.m. Nov. 8
“Marcus” plus selected shorts, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14
“Girls on Film” shorts, 9 p.m. Nov. 14
“Words Can’t Go There” plus selected shorts, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 15
Documentary shorts, 9 p.m. Nov. 14

Van Buren Drive-In Theatre
3035 Van Buren Blvd., Riverside
$10; kids ages 5-9, $1; under age 5, free. vanburendriveintheatre.com

“Come Play,” 7:30 p.m. and midnight Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-2
“Honest Thief,” 9:30 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 2
“Love and Monsters,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 2
“Poltergeist,” 7:30 p.m. and 12:45 a.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-2
“Tenet,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 2
“The War With Grandpa,” 7:30 and 11:30 p.m. Oct. 30-31, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-2

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Vineland Drive-In Theatre
443 N. Vineland Ave., Industry
$4, $10; children under age 5, free. vinelanddriveintheater.com

“After We Collided,” 10 p.m. Nov. 1, 9:45 p.m. Nov. 2-5
“American Psycho,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 31
“Bad Hair,” 7:15 p.m. Nov. 1, 9:45 p.m. Nov. 2, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 3, 9:40 p.m. Nov. 4, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 5
“Borat Subsequent Movie Film,” 7:15 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Nov. 2-5
“Destroy All Monsters,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30
“Ghostbusters” (1984), 7:15 p.m. Oct. 31
“Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla,” 10 p.m. Nov. 1
“Godzilla vs. Megalon,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 31
“Honest Thief,” 7:15 p.m. Oct. 31, 10 p.m. Nov. 1, 9:45 p.m. Nov. 2-5
“Mandy,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30-31
“Monster House,” 7:15 p.m. Oct. 30
“Possessor,” 10 p.m. Nov. 1, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 2, 9:45 p.m. Nov. 3, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 4, 9:45 p.m. Nov. 5
“Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 30
“Synchronic,” 9:45 p.m. Oct. 31, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 1-5
“The War With Grandpa,” 7:15 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 5

Updates:

9:50 AM, Oct. 30, 2020: This post has been updated with showtimes for the Vineland Drive-In Theatre, the German Currents Film Festival and the Catalina Island Museum’s First Friday Film Series.


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