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The Usual Suspects at Hollywood Cemetery This thrill is still one of the best! Winner of the Oscar for best screenplay and best supporting actor, a legendary crime lord who is the most feared man on the planet, ropes five criminals into a heist that could get them $65 million in drug money. But who is Keyser Söze? Starring Benicio Del Toro, Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne and Chazz Palminteri. $12-$16; Saturday, doors: 7:15 pm, movie: 9 pm; 6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Los...

Father’s Day

Le Petit Paris’ Father’s Day Buffet Brunch A feast fit for a king, the buffet will feature traditional brunch fare, in addition to a premium meat carving station (top sirloin roast with béarnaise, peppercorn and blue cheese signature sauces); an oyster bar and shrimp on ice, truffled scrambled eggs, make-your-own eggs Benedict, charcuterie, homemade paté, imported cheeses, and more. For dessert, enjoy macarons, tarts and crepes. Bottomless cocktails make for a nice add-on: Mimosa ($15), Bellini ($16), Bloody Mary ($18).  $59,...

Memorial Day Weekend

Hitchcock’s North by Northwest at Hollywood Forever Hitchcock’s masterpiece was made at the peak of his career and is the perfect thriller. Roger Thornhill, a bustling ad man, is mistaken for an agent and kidnapped by a ring of spies with a sinister plan. With the help of an alluring and clever but mysterious woman on a train, he goes on the run, evading both the deadly spies and the police as he tries to uncover their plan and clear...

Weekend

Chinatown at Hollywood Forever Their 16th season of outdoor screenings begins with the movie about Los Angeles. With beautiful sunsets, deco mansions, and the glow of Chinatown, this mystery in one of cinema’s greatest masterpieces. Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway star in the murder mystery set in pre-war LA when a few men sought to control the city. A private eye investigates the murder of a city planner, and slowly uncovers a plot that would change the city forever. Join in Polanski’s jewel...

Mother’s Day

Viviane Restaurant at Avalon Hotel Beverly Hills Take mom to Viviane, where she can enjoy a special Mother’s Day brunch poolside and indulge in menu specially crafted for the special occasion. Choose a starter, entree and dessert; selections include Tomato Carpaccio with croutons, shaved parmesan, chives, and olive oil; Lobster Roll on a brioche bun with pickles vegetables and coleslaw; and a Matcha Green Tea Panna Cotta with sesame tile. $45; Sunday; 9400 West Olympic Blvd, Beverly Hills 90212; 310.407.7791 The...