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‘Little Mermaid,’ ‘Big Lebowski’ and more: Classic movies at local theaters, drive-ins and pop-ups

Jeff Bridges and John Goodman sit next to each other in the film "The Big Lebowski."
Jeff Bridges, left, and John Goodman in the Coen brothers’ 1998 cult comedy “The Big Lebowski.”
(Merrick Morton / Gramercy Pictures)

Craving a flick on the big screen? Here’s our latest rundown of classic movies, cult favorites, film festivals, etc., playing now or coming soon to a theater, drive-in, pop-up or rooftop near you. We’ll update as new titles and showtimes are added.

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

“Cars,” 8 p.m. May 7
“Despicable Me,” 8 p.m. May 14
“Enchanted,” 8 p.m. May 21
“Grown Ups,” 8 p.m. May 28

The El Capitan Theatre
6838 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood
$12-$17; advance purchase required. 800-DISNEY6. elcapitantheatre.com

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“The Little Mermaid” (1989), 4 and 7 p.m. May 7; 10 a.m., 1, 4 and 7 p.m. May 8-9
“Toy Story,” 4 p.m. May 10; 4 and 7 p.m. May 11-14; 10 a.m., 1, 4 and 7 p.m. May 15-16
“Lilo & Stitch,” 4 and 7 p.m. May 17-21; 10 a.m., 1, 4 and 7 p.m. May 22-23

Fathom Events
Various local theaters (see website)
$15; advance purchase required. fathomevents.com

“Mission: Impossible,” 3 and 7 p.m. May 17, 7 p.m. May 17 & 19
“Stand by Me,” 3 and 7 p.m. May 23, 7 p.m. May 26
“Bridesmaids,” 3 and 7 p.m. June 6, 7 p.m. June 9-10

The Frida Cinema Drive-In/Tustin
Mess Hall Market at Flight, 1705 Flight Way, Tustin
$30 per vehicle; advance purchase required. thefridacinema.org

“Jacob’s Ladder,” 8 p.m. May 11

Hollywood Legion Drive-In
American Legion Post 43, 2035 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood
$65-$80 per vehicle; advance purchase required. hollywoodlegiontheater.com

“A Nightmare on Elm Street” (1984), 8:15 p.m. May 7
“A League of Their Own,” 8:15 p.m. May 9
“Stalag 17,” 8:15 p.m. May 11
“The Hangover,” 8:15 p.m. May 13
“The Bourne Identity,” 8:15 p.m. May 14

Hollywood Legion Theater
The Hollywood Legion Theater at Post 43, 2035 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood
$14-$20; advance purchase required. hollywoodlegiontheater.com

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“Jurassic Park,” 3:30 p.m. May 15
“GoodFellas,” 7:30 p.m. May 15

The Hollywood Roosevelt/Tropicana Movie Nights
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Tropicana Pool & Cafe (rooftop), 7000 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood
$16-$52; advance purchase required. eventbrite.com

“West Side Story,” 8 p.m. May 10
“Garden State,” 8 p.m. May 11
“Funny Girl,” 8 p.m. May 17
“Lost in Translation,” 8 p.m. May 18
“Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,” 8 p.m. May 24
“Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind,” 8 p.m. May 25

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

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“The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” 7:30 p.m. May 13
“Clueless,” 7 p.m. May 14
“Jaws 2,” 7 p.m. May 21
“Angels in the Outfield,” 7 p.m. May 28

Regency Theatres’ the Plant Drive-In
7876 Van Nuys Blvd., Van Nuys
$25 per car; $40 for both films; advance purchase required. regencymovies.com

“Aliens Clowns & Geeks: Director’s Cut,” 8 p.m. May 15
“Forbidden Zone: Director’s Cut,” 10 p.m. May 15

Rooftop Cinema Club El Segundo
1310 E Franklin Ave., parking structure, El Segundo
$16-$25; age 18 and older; advance purchase required. rooftopcinemaclub.com

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“La La Land,” 8:15 p.m. May 7
“Friday,” 11:30 p.m. May 7
“Clueless,” 8:15 p.m. May 8
“Poetic Justice,” 11 p.m. May 8
“The Sandlot,” 8:15 p.m. May 9
“The Big Lebowski,” 11 p.m. May 9
“Pretty Woman,” 8:15 p.m. May 10
“Step Brothers,” 11:15 p.m. May 10
“The Greatest Showman,” 8:15 p.m. May 11
“Bridesmaids,” 11 p.m. May 11
“Mean Girls,” 8:15 p.m. May 12
“Point Break” (1991), 11 p.m. May 12
“Grease,” 8:15 p.m. May 13
“Coming to America,” 11 p.m. May 13
“The Goonies,” 8:15 p.m. May 14
“The Silence of the Lambs,” 11 p.m. May 14
“Jurassic Park,” 8:15 p.m. May 15
“Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy,” 11:30 p.m. May 15
“Dirty Dancing,” 8:15 p.m. May 16
“Love & Basketball,” 11 p.m. May 16

‘This cancer thing is bringing on feelings of preciousness, and gratitude, and good old fashion love,’ actor Jeff Bridges wrote in an update Thursday.

Rooftop Cinema Club Presents the Drive-In at Santa Monica Airport
3233 Donald Douglas Loop S., Santa Monica
$32 for two, $45 for three or more; children 8 and under, free; advance purchase required. rooftopcinemaclub.com

“Coco,” 8 p.m. May 7
“Love & Basketball,” 10:45 p.m. May 7
“Ratatouille,” 8:15 p.m. May 8
“Superbad,” 11 p.m. May 8
“The Goonies,” 8:15 p.m. May 9
“Point Break” (1991), 11 p.m. May 9
“Grease,” 8:15 p.m. May 10
“The Big Lebowski,” 11 p.m. May 10
“Sunset Boulevard,” 8:15 p.m. May 11
“Love Jones,” 11 p.m. May 11
“Jurassic Park,” 8:15 p.m. May 12
“Fast Times at Ridgemont High,” 11:30 p.m. May 12
“Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” 8:15 p.m. May 13
“Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas,” 11 p.m. May 13
“The Little Mermaid” (1989), 8:15 p.m. May 14
“New Jack City,” 10:45 p.m. May 14
“The Breakfast Club,” 8:15 p.m. May 15
“Carrie” (1976), 11 p.m. May 15
“Labyrinth,” 8:15 p.m. May 16
“Bridesmaids,” 11 p.m. May 16

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Secret Movie Club/DTLA
Parking lot, 1917 Bay St., downtown L.A.
$23, $28 per car and driver; $8 each additional passenger; advance purchase required. secretmovieclub.com

“Mamma Mia!” 8 p.m. May 9
“Duel,” 8 p.m. May 13
“After Hours,” 8 p.m. May 14-15
“GoodFellas,” 10:20 p.m. May 14-15
“Good Time,” 8 p.m. May 28
“Uncut Gems,” 10:30 p.m May 28

Secret Movie Club/Glendale
Sears parking lot, 211 W. California Ave., Glendale
$23-$37 per car and driver; $8 each additional passenger; advance purchase required. secretmovieclub.com

“Finding Nemo,” 8:15 p.m. May 16
“School of Rock,” 8:15 p.m. May 20
“Moana,” 8:15 p.m. May 23
“Little Shop of Horrors” (1986), 8:15 p.m. May 27
“King Kong” (1933), 8 p.m. May 29
“Jurassic Park,” 10:15 p.m. May 29
“The Lion King” (1994), 8:15 p.m. May 30

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Secret Movie Club/Million Dollar Theater
307 S. Broadway, downtown L.A.
$20-$37.50; advance purchase required. secretmovieclub.com

“Scarface” (1983), 11 a.m. May 22
“Carlito’s Way,” 3 p.m. May 22
“Honey, I Shrunk the Kids,” 11 a.m. May 31
“Enchanted,” 1:45 p.m. May 31

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

“E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,” 8 p.m. May 29
“Back to the Future,” 10:10 p.m. May 29

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Street Food Cinema/DTLA
Los Angeles State Historic Park, 1245 N. Spring St., downtown L.A.
$46-$138 per pod (lawn seating); advance tickets required. streetfoodcinema.com

“La La Land,” 8:30 p.m. May 22
“Black Panther,” 8:30 p.m. June 19

Street Food Cinema/Malibu
King Gillette Ranch, 26800 Mulholland Highway, Malibu
Drive-in: $20 per car plus $8 per person; ages 3 and younger free; advance purchase required. Lawn: $46-$138 per pod; advance purchase required streetfoodcinema.com

“Jurassic Park” (drive-in), 8:15 p.m. May 15
“The Goonies” (lawn), 8:30 p.m. July 31

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TCM Big Screen Classics
Various local theaters (see website)
$15; advance purchase required. fathomevents.com

“Fried Green Tomatoes,” 3 and 7 p.m. May 9, 7 p.m. May 12-13
“The Birdcage,” 3 and 7 p.m. June 27, 7 p.m. June 28 and 30
“The African Queen,” 3 and 7 p.m. July 18, 7 p.m. July 21

34th Avalon Silent Film Showcase
Catalina Island Museum, Ackerman Family Amphitheater, 217 Metropole Ave., Avalon
$5-$20; advance purchase required. catalinamuseum.org

“Blancanieves” (2012), 8 p.m. May 15

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