Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Finding Dory. Oh, there she is, behind that $1.002 billion in global box office. Camino Real Park, 13602 Parkcenter Lane, Tustin, (714) 573-3326. Thurs., Aug. 10, 7:50 p.m. Free; also at Placentia Champions Sports Complex, 505 N. Jefferson, Placentia, (714) 993-8232; and Pearson Park Amphitheatre, 401 N. Lemon St., Anaheim, (714) 765-5274. Fri., dusk. Free; and at McFadden Park’s Whitten Pool, 900 S. Melrose St., Placentia; www.placentia.org/movies. Sat., pool opens, 6 p.m.; screening, dusk. Free.
North By Northwest. Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller, screening as part of a five-film tribute to the master, has Cary Grant chased all over the country by baddies thanks to mistaken identity. More impressive than the Mt. Rushmore set, luscious Eva Marie Saint and the famous crop-duster scene is how Grant’s Roger Thornhill does it all in the same suit that only requires one quick press. The Frida Cinema, 305 E. Fourth St., Santa Ana; thefridacinema.org. Thurs., Aug. 10, 8 p.m.; Sun., 5:30 & 8 p.m. $7-$10.
History of Rock ‘n’ Roll. This Osher Lifelong Learning Institute series event features discussions, film clips and audio recordings from the rock & roll era (1940s-’70s). Cal State Fullerton, Mackey Auditorium, Ruby Gerontology Center, 800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, (657) 278-2446; olli.fullerton.edu. Fri., noon. Free.
Lilo & Stitch. A 2002 Disney animated science-fiction comedy-drama about a Hawaiian girl who adopts an unusual pet that turns out to be a notorious extra-terrestrial fugitive. Cordata Park, 18761 Cordata St., Fountain Valley; fountainvalley.org/856/Special-Events. Fri., activities, 6…
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