December 4: Blast of Silence http://www.lacma.org/event/blast-silence
Frankie Bono, a hitman from Cleveland, comes to New York City during Christmas week to kill a middle-management mobster, Troiano. First he follows his target to select the best possible location, and orders a gun from rat-loving dealer Big Ralph. One night, he meets a former friend from the orphanage he grew up in, rattling his cool and putting his life in danger.
December 11: Psycho http://www.lacma.org/event/psycho
On December 11th, Phoenix secretary Marion Crane (Janet Leigh) goes on the lam after stealing $40,000 from her employer in order to run away with her boyfriend, Sam Loomis (John Gavin), is overcome by exhaustion during a heavy rainstorm. Traveling on the back roads to avoid the police, she stops for the night at the ramshackle Bates Motel and meets the polite but highly strung proprietor Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins), a young man with an interest in taxidermy and a difficult relationship with his mother.
December 18: Eyes Wide Shut http://www.lacma.org/event/eyes-wide-shut-1
After Dr. Bill Hartford’s (Tom Cruise) wife, Alice (Nicole Kidman), admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings—and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.