SoCal movie events & revivals, Feb. 24-March 3: ‘Gone With the Wind’ anniversary screenings and more

Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh costar in the 1939 classic “Gone With the Wind,” which is marking its 80th anniversary.
(New Line Cinema)

Vanishing Point A Vietnam veteran (Barry Newman) with a need for speed and a souped-up ride leads police on a wild chase from Colorado to California in director Richard C. Sarafian’s 1971 thriller; with Cleavon Little and Dean Jagger. LACMA, Bing Theater, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Tue., 1 p.m. $2, $4.

The Wild Bunch William Holden, Robert Ryan, Ernest Borgnine, Warren Oates and Ben Johnson star in Sam Peckinpah’s violent 1969 western. Laemmle Playhouse 7, 673 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. Tue., 7 p.m. $15.

Cinderella Disney’s animated 1950 musical based on the classic fairytale. The El Capitan Theatre, 6838 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Thu.-Fri., 1, 4 and 7 p.m.; Sat.-next Sun., 10 a.m., 1, 4 and 7 p.m. $10.


Dreamgirls Beyoncé Knowles, Anika Noni Rose and Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson star in director Bill Condon’s 2006 adaptation of the hit Broadway musical about a Supremes-like vocal group; with Jamie Foxx and Eddie Murphy. Laemmle NoHo 7, 5240 Lankershim Blvd.North Hollywood. Thu., 7:30 p.m. $9-$12.

The French Connection The Alex Film Society presents William Friedkin’s New York-set 1971 cop drama starring Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider. Alex Theatre, 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale. Thu., 7:30 p.m. $8.50-$12.50.

Gone With the Wind 80th-anniversary screenings of director Victor Fleming’s Oscar-winning 1939 epic based on author Margaret Mitchell’s tale of romance, ruin and rebirth in the South before, during and after the Civil War; with Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland and Hattie McDaniel. Various theaters. Thu., next Sun., 1 and 6 p.m. $12.50.

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