Special Programming

*Line-up Subject to Change.

    WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5

    4:00pm - 4:30pm - EARLY BIRD MEET-UP

    TROPICANA BAR, THE ROOSEVELT HOTEL

    Looking to get the festivities started early? Join your fellow Festival attendees for a casual hangout, giving passholders who’ve arrived early a chance to meet up and prepare for the fun!

    Note: Special Ribbons will be given out to those who attend; quantities are limited so get there early.

    THURSDAY, APRIL 6

    10:00am - 10:30am - FIRST-TIMERS MEET-UP

    THE LIBRARY BAR, HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT

    Does this year mark your TCM Classic Film Festival debut? Join TCM Staff and fellow first-timers at this low-key gathering where you’ll learn the ins and outs of attending the Festival—from how the queue lines work to when to grab a bite to eat, and much more.

    Note: Special Ribbons will be given out to those who attend; quantities are limited so get there early.

    11:00am - 12:00pm - HITCHCOCK FANS MEET-UP

    THE LIBRARY BAR, HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT

    Do you love the “Master of Suspense?” Then this meet-up is for you! Join Professor Richard Edwards of Ball State University and course instructor for TCM Presents Into the Darkness: Investigating Film Noir and TCM Presents Painfully Funny: Exploring Slapstick in the Movies, as he leads this informal discussion of Macguffins, Red Herrings, Icy Blondes and more!

    Note: Special Ribbons will be given out to those who attend, quantities are limited so get there early.

    12:30pm - 2:00pm - REMEMBERING ROBERT

    CHINESE MULTIPLEX HOUSE 1

    TCM staff members and friends will share memories and stories about Robert Osborne, celebrating his life and love of classic films.

    All passholders and pass levels are invited to attend.

    BACKLOT TRIVIA TOURNAMENT

    LOBBY AT THE HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL

    Who knows the most movie trivia?  TCM Backlot members face off against each other for the chance to play in the Final Round against a team of TCM staffers!  Today’s trivia games are in the lobby of the Roosevelt Hotel at 12:15 PM, 2:00 PM and 4:15 PM.

    FRIDAY, APRIL 7

    BACKLOT TRIVIA TOURNAMENT

    LOBBY AT THE HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL

    Who knows the most movie trivia?  TCM Backlot members face off against each other for the chance to play in the Final Round against a team of TCM staffers!  Today’s trivia games are in the lobby of the Roosevelt Hotel at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

    10:30am - 11:30am - HAND AND FOOTPRINT CEREMONY: CARL AND ROB REINER

    TCL CHINESE THEATRE IMAX

    Legendary father and son film icons Carl Reiner and Rob Reiner will be honored during a hand and footprint ceremony at the world-famous TCL Chinese Theatre. This will be the first occasion that a father and son have jointly been honored.

     

    SATURDAY, APRIL 8

    12:00pm - 2:00pm - LIVE FROM THE TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL: MICHAEL DOUGLAS

    MONTALBÁN THEATRE

    Passholder exclusive event!

    Passholder exclusive event! Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actor and producer Michael Douglas will discuss his legendary life and career during this special interview.  Attendees are strongly encouraged to arrive early and should plan on staying for the full two-hour program, due to the fact that this event will be taped to air on TCM.

    NOTE: Passholders under the age of 18 must be accompanied by guardian.

    For directions to the Montalbán Theatre, click here

    SUNDAY, APRIL 9

    10:00am - 12:00pm - ENTERTAINMENT MEMORABILIA EXHIBIT AND APPRAISALS FROM BONHAMS

    LOBBY STAGE AT THE ROOSEVELT HOTEL

    The TCM Classic Film Festival is proud to partner once again with the world-renowned Bonhams auction house to provide expert appraisals of classic movie memorabilia for Festival goers. Come and watch as the experts at Bonhams help your fellow attendees learn more about their silver screen collectibles. Through these clinics, Bonhams’ experts have discovered many important items that have gone on to bring record prices at auction. Appraisal slots, with a two item maximum, are limited. Attendees interested in having their memorabilia appraised can get more details by visiting http://bonhams.com/tcm, or by emailing caren.roberts@bonhams.com or by calling 323-436-5409.

    Note: Attendance to this appraisal event is open to the public. Standby walk up appraisals may be considered, time permitting.

    3:00pm - 3:30pm - FINAL SHOWDOWN: BACKLOT VS TCM TRIVIA TOURNAMENT

    LOBBY AT THE HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL

    Who knows the most movie trivia?  TCM Backlot members face off against each other for the chance to play in the Final Round against a team of TCM staffers!  The top two Backlot teams face off at 2:00 PM and the winner faces Team TCM at 3:00 PM