Summer Classic Film Series: Brooks’ early reputation as a film director rests with the success of this raunchy Western spoof. A great cast is eclipsed by the hilarious performances of Korman and Kahn, who plays a Marlene Dietrich-like chanteuse. (Double feature: Airplane!)
New doc about film & TV writer and all-around force of nature Larry Cohen (Columbo, Special Effects – screening afterward as part of the "Unhitched" series – Body Snatchers, and much more) comprised of interviews and clips.
Essential Cinema: The Bitter Tears of Rainer Werner Fassbinder: Through the caustic character of fashion designer Petra Von Kant, Fassbinder explores love and sado-masochistic relationships among three women.
Rolling Roadshow: Catch this OG summer blockbuster on the big (inflatable) screen while floating Lake Travis. A ticket gets you access to the water park and an inner tube you get to keep. Bonus: They sprang for cupholders this year. For more, see "Alamo Drafthouse's Rolling Roadshow Presents Jaws on the Water," June 27.