Tuesday, December 21, 1965 - Thursday, May 19, 1966 (21 Weeks)
Thunderball
Starring Sean Connery and Claudine Auger
Directed by Terence Young
A United Artists Release in Panavision and Technicolor
130 Minutes
"The Great De Gualle Stone Operation" Starring The Inspector / Directed by Friz Freleng and Gerry Chiniguy / A DePatie-Freleng Enterprises Production in Color / A United Artists Release
Daily at: 10:00 AM, 12:30, 3:00, 5:30, 8:99 and 10:30 PM
Midnight Shows Friday and Saturday
--
10:00 AM Showing Dropped After Sunday, January 2, 1966
Wednesday, May 18, 1966:

Grauman's Chinese Theatre 39th Birthday Today

Saturday, March 26, 1966
Julie Andrews (30) Forecourt Ceremonies
 
Reported Gross "Thunderball"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, December 30,1965
(10 Days)
62
 
2
Thursday, January 6, 1966
40
 
3
Thursday, January 13, 1966
37
 
4
Thursday, January 20, 1966
37
 
5
Thursday, January 27, 1966
37
 
6
Thursday, February 3, 1966
37
 
7
Thursday, February 10, 1966
37
 
8
Thursday, February 17, 1966
37
 
9
Thursday, February 24, 1966
37
 
10
Thursday, March 3, 1966
37
 
11
Thursday, March 10, 1966
37
 
12
Thursday, March 17, 1966
37
 
13
Thursday, March 24, 1966
37
 
14
Thursday, March 31, 1966
37
 
15
Thursday, April 7, 1966
37
 
16
Thursday, April 14, 1966
37
 
17
Thursday, April 21, 1966
37
 
18
Thursday, April 28, 1966
37
 
19
Thursday, May 5, 1966
37
 
20
Thursday, May 12, 1966
37
 
21
Thursday, May 19, 1966
37
 
Totals
150 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
21 Weeks
Average Performance: $
805
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, May 20, 1966 - Thursday, June 30, 1966 (6 Weeks)
Cast a Giant Shadow
Starring Kirk Douglas and Senta Berger
Directed by Melville Shavelson
A United Artists Release in DeLuxe Color and Panavision
145 Minutes
"Plastered in Paris" Starring The Inspector / Directed by Gerry Chiniguy / A DePatie-Freleng Enterprises Production in Color / A United Artists Release
Daily at: 12:15, 2:45, 5:20, 7:50 and 10:25 PM
Saturday, June 25, 1966
Dick Van Dyke (40) Forecourt Ceremonies
 
Reported Gross "Cast a Giant Shadow"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, May 26, 1966
35
 
2
Thursday, June 2, 1966
35
 
3
Thursday, June 9, 1966
35
 
4
Thursday, June 16, 1966
35
 
5
Thursday, June 23, 1966
35
 
6
Thursday, May 30, 1966
35
 
Totals
36 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
6 Weeks
Average Performance: $
210
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, July 1, 1966 - Monday, August 15, 1966 (7 Weeks)
What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?
Starring James Coburn and Dick Shawn
Directed by Blake Edwards
A United Artists Release in DeLuxe Color and Panavision
116 Minutes
"An Ounce of Pink" Starring The Pink Panther / Directed by Hawley Pratt / A DePatie-Freleng Enterprises Production in Color / A United Artists Release
Daily at: 1:10, 3:30, 5:50, 8:10 and 10:30 PM

Reported Gross "What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, July 7, 1965
35
 
2
Thursday, July 14, 1965
35
 
3
Thursday, July 21, 1965
35
 
4
Thursday, July 28, 1965
35
 
5
Thursday, August 4, 1965
35
 
6
Thursday, August 11, 1965
35
 
7
Monday, August 15, 1966 (4 Days)
20
 
Totals
39 Days
Daily Average: $
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--
7 Weeks
Average Performance: $
230
 
Source: Variety
 
World Premiere, Tuesday, August 16, 1966 @ 8:00 PM
Regular Engagement: Wednesday, August 17, 1966 - Tuesday, November 8, 1966 (12 Weeks)
Fantastic Voyage
Starring Stephen Boyd and Raquel Welch
Directed by Richard Fleischer
A 20th Century-Fox Picture in CinemaScope and DeLuxe Color
100 Minutes
Daily at: 12:15, 2:15, 4:15, 6:15, 8:15 and 10:15 PM
Stars attending the Premiere:
Ben Alexander / Lee Anthony / Mary Anders / Ed Ames / Patricia Blair / Randy Boone / Richard Basehart / Mr. and Mrs. Jim Backus / Victor Buono / Carol Burnett / Dennis Coloe / Charman Carr / Chris Connolly / David Canary / Richard Colbert / Gladys Cooper / Mr. and Mrs. Bob Cummings / Angela Cartwright / Anjanette Comer / Petula Clark / Donna Douglas / James Darren / Cesare Danova / Howard Duff / Jean Del Val / Faith Domergue / James Douglas / Samantha Eggar / Helen Funai / Tammy Grimes / Katheryn Grayson / Zsa Zsa Gabor / John Gabriel / Eva Gabor / Mary Goddard / Patrick Harty / Jonathan Harris / David Hedison / Linda Kaye Henning / Linda Kaye / Rex Harrison / Monique James / Marta Kristen / Sue Lyon / Fernando Lamas / Bruce Lee / June Lockhart / Cheryl Miller / Vic Morrow / Lee Meriwether / Pat Morrow / Dorothy MaGuire / Bill Mumy / Dorothy Malone / Anthony Newley / Julie Newmar / Ed Nelson / Chris Noel / Ryan O'Neal / Arthur O'Connell / Tim O'Connor / Barbara Parkins / Fess Parker / Pat Priest / Eleanor Powell / Andrew Prine / Slim Pickins / Mr. and Mrs. Carl Reiner / Mr. and Mrs. Edward G. Robinson / Charles Robinson / Chris Robinson / Dennis Sofren / Richard Sargent / Brenda Scott / Robert Strauss / Roy Thinnes / Guy Williams / Wende Wagner / Adam West / James 'Skip' Ward / Miss Christopher West / Van Williams / Natalie Wood / Burt Ward / Dana Wynter / Esther Williams

Bill Burrud and Army Archerd, Masters of Ceremonies on KCOP, Channel 13

Stars! Lights! Glamour! Excitement!

Reported Gross "Fantastic Voyage"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, August 23, 1966 (9 Days)
49
 
2
Tuesday, August 30, 1966
42
 
3
Tuesday, September 6, 1966
42
 
4
Tuesday, September 13, 1966
42
 
5
Tuesday, September 20, 1966
42
 
6
Tuesday, September 27, 1966
42
 
7
Tuesday, October 4, 1966
42
 
8
Tuesday, October 11, 1966
42
 
9
Tuesday, October 18, 1966
42
 
10
Tuesday, October 28, 1966
42
 
11
Tuesday, November 1, 1966
42
 
12
Tuesday, November 8, 1966
42
 
Totals
86 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
12 Weeks
Average Performance: $
511
 
Source: Variety

Photo by Warren Beckerman

 
Wednesday, November 9, 1966 - Monday, December 19, 1966 (6 Weeks)
The Fortune Cookie
Starring Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau
Directed by Billy Wilder
A United Artists Release in Panavision
125 Minutes
"The Pink Blueprint" Starring The Pink Panther / Directed by Hawley Pratt / A DePatie-Freleng Enterprises Production in Color / A United Artists Release
Daily at: 12:40, 3:05, 5:30, 7:55 and 10:20 PM

Reported Gross "The Fortune Cookie"
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 15, 1966
35
 
2
Tuesday, November 22, 1966
35
 
3
Tuesday, November 29, 1966
35
 
4
Tuesday, December 6, 1966
35
 
5
Tuesday, December 13, 1966
35
 
6
Monday, December 19, 1966
(6 Days)
30
 
Totals
35 Days
Daily Average: $
--
--
6 Weeks
Average Performance: $
205
 
Source: Variety
 
 
Gala Hollywood Premiere, Tuesday, December 20, 1966 @ 8:00 PM
Regular Engagement: Wednesday, December 21, 1966 - Thursday, February 9, 1967 (7 Weeks)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Starring Zero Mostel and Phil Silvers
Directed by Richard Lester
A Melvin Frank Production in DeLuxe Color
A United Artists Release
99 Minutes / Suggested for Mature Audiences
"Smile Pretty, Say Pink" Starring The Pink Panther / Directed by Hawley Pratt / A DePatie-Freleng Enterprises Production in Color / A United Artists Release
Daily at 12:30, 2:30, 4:30, 6:30, 8:30 and 10:30 PM
Premiere Sponsored by the San Fernando Valley Child Guidance Clinic

Stars attending the Premiere:
Edie Adams / Frank Aletter / Herb Alpert / Julie Andrews / Frankie Avalon / Jim Backus / Warnen Beatty / Pat Boone / Carol Burnett / Robert Kulp / James Forentino / Barbara Felton / Jane Fonda / Eva Gabor / Richard Harris / Charlton Heston / Abbe Lane / June Lockhart / Cheryl Miller / Agnes Moorehead / Don Murray / Inga Neilsen / Andrew Prine / Aldo Ray / Barbara Rush / Telly Savalas / Brenda Scott / Dinah Shore / Phil Silvers / Nancy Sinatra / Elke Sommer / Inger Stevens / Yale Summers / Roy Thinnes / Lana Turner / Peter Ustinov / Andy Williams

Premiere Master of Ceremonies, Jack Wells

Boradcast over KCOP, Channel 13 at 10:00 PM
Army Archerd, Master of Ceremonies
 
 
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