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From 'Say Anything' to 'The Spectacular Now': A teen-classic film series


Teen movies about misfits and popular kids getting together are being celebrated in “The Spectacular Classics” screening series across the country this month.

Favorites like Say Anything and Almost Famous will be shown in various Landmark Theaters (along with the Angelika in Dallas and the Los Feliz in Los Angeles) across the country. Theaters and filmmakers have teamed up with The Spectacular Now to bring moviegoers this nostalgic, romantic film series leading up to the film’s premiere. The screenings will feature an exclusive video intro by screenwriters Michael Weber and Scott Neustadter. Each audience member will also receive a ticket to an advance screening of The Spectacular Now, which opens in limited release on August 2.

The full schedule of films and locations is below:

Tuesday, July 9 - Say Anything
Tuesday, July 16 - Dazed and Confused
Tuesday, July 23 - Almost Famous
Tuesday, July 30 - Breakfast Club

New York - Landmark Sunshine
Los Angeles - Los Feliz
Dallas - Angelika Dallas
Boston - Kendall Square Cinema
DC - E Street Cinema
Philadelphia - Ritz Five
Chicago - Century Centre Cinema
Minneapolis - Lagoon Cinema
Seattle - Harvard Exit Theatre