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One-Night Stands

Repertory film listings for August 23-29, 2012.

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Thursday, August 23

The Fall of Otrar (165 min., 1990). In Kazakh, Mandarin, and Mongolian with English subtitles. Russian Inferno: The Films of Alexei Guerman (Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, 7:00)

Fixing the Future (2012). Followed by a panel discussion. (Rialto Cinemas Cerrito, 7:00)

The Godfather: Part II (200 min., 1974). Flashbacks (UA Berkeley 7, Berkeley, 9:00)

The Princess Bride (98 min., 1987). Preceded by a trivia contest. Waterfront Flicks (Jack London Square waterfront, nightfall)

Friday, August 24

The Widower (100 min., 1959). In Italian with English subtitles. Bellissima: Leading Ladies of the Italian Screen (PFA, 7:00)

Pretty Poison (89 min., 1968). Cool World (PFA sculpture garden, 8:30)

Saturday, August 25

God Respects Us When We Work, But Loves Us When We Dance (20 min., 1968). Followed by The Blues Accordin' to Lightnin' Hopkins (31 min., 1968) and Hot Pepper (54 min., 1973). With a lecture by filmmaker Les Blank. Always for Pleasure: The Films of Les Blank (PFA, 5:00)

Do the Right Thing (120 min., 1989). Universal Pictures: Celebrating 100 Years (PFA, 8:30)

Sunday, August 26

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (83 min., 1948). Universal Pictures: Celebrating 100 Years (PFA, 5:15)

Broken Blossoms (90 min., 1919). Berkeley Underground Film Society (708 Gilman St., Berkeley, 7:30)

Garlic Is as Good as Ten Mothers (51 min., 1980). Preceded by Werner Herzog Eats a Show (26 min., 1979). With filmmaker Les Blank in person. (PFA, 7:00)

Monday, August 27

The Blob (86 min., 1958) and Caltiki the Undying Monster (76 min., 1959). Forbidden Thrills (Forbidden Island Tiki Lounge, 7:30)

Wednesday, August 29

Pillow Talk (110 min., 1959). Universal Pictures: Celebrating 100 Years (PFA, 7:00)

The Cannibal Warlords of Liberia (54 min., 2012). Preceded by potluck and social hour at 6:30 p.m.; followed by discussion. Films of Fact and Life (Humanist Hall, Oakland, 7:30)

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