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The experimental concert movie features Talking Heads performing 18 songs live onstage.

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Stop Making Sense - 30th Anniversary

New Beverly Cinema (7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036) Map it $9
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In honour of the 30th anniversary of Stop Making Sense, the New Beverly screens the Talking Heads' cult concert film. Performing 18 songs live on stage, the band puts on a dynamic, intriguing, and highly original show. Mesmerized by the band's innovative showmanship, old-school Byrne fans new converts alike will keep their eyes glued to the telly.

Kateri O'Neil, Editor
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Stop Making Sense (1984)
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, June 18-21, 2014:

30th anniversary!
STOP MAKING SENSE
1984, USA, 88 minutes, 35mm, Palm Pictures
Directed by Jonathan Demme
Written by Talking Heads, Jonathan Demme
Starring Talking Heads

Show times:

Wed/Thu: 8:00 pm

Fri: 7:30 & 10:00 pm

Sat: 5:00, 7:30, & 10:00 pm

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"One of the greatest rock movies ever made."
- Leonard Maltin

"A rock concert film that looks and sounds like no other"
- Janet Maslin, New York Times

"A dose of happiness from beginning to end. Stop Making Sense is close to perfection."
- Pauline Kael, New Yorker Magazine

"The Talking Heads put on a tremendous show -- erudite, funny, funky...'Stop Making Sense' is a dynamic rock film, as suited to its place in history, musically and visually, as 'Woodstock' was to the 60's."
- Rita Kempley, Washington Post

"One of the most exciting concert films ever."
- David Ansen, Newsweek

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Screening format: 35mm

- New Beverly Cinema

Stop Making Sense - 30th Anniversary

New Beverly Cinema (7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036) Map it $9
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