Best Bets Oct. 19-25

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What: Hollywood Museum’s “Chamber of Horrors”
When: Through Monday, Nov. 1, Wednesday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: The Hollywood Museum, 1669 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028
Price: Adults $15, seniors and children $12
For more info: Call (323) 464-7776
Description: For Halloween, the Hollywood Museum has named the 10 most horrifying films and will exhibit memorabilia from each of the movies. The exhibit includes the masks of Jason and Mike Myers from “Friday the 13th” and “Halloween” movie series, the jail cell of Hannibal Lechter, and even a shark head used in “Jaws.”

What: Little William Theater Festival of New Music
When: Through Saturday, Nov. 27, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024
Price: Free
For more info: Call (310) 443-7000
Description: The festival features four ensembles, 96 composers and comprises of more than 400 separate mini-concerts. All works are less than two minutes in length. This festival is curated by Chris Kallmyer

What: Henri Cartier-Bresson: Eye of The Century
When: Through Saturday, Jan. 8; Tuesday – Saturday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: Peter Fetterman Gallery, 2525 Michigan Ave. A7, Santa Monica, CA 90404
Price: Free
For more info: Call (310) 453-6463
Description: The Peter Fetterman Gallery celebrates its 20-year anniversary by exhibiting work by the renowned French photographer.

Oct. 19

What: The Kevin Nealon Show
When: Tuesday, Oct. 19, 8 p.m.
Where: Laugh Factory Hollywood, 8001 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046
Price: $20 and 2 drink minimum
For more info: Call (323) 656-1336
Description: The comedian will present new material and host a variety of other comedians in a Nealon-flavored stand up routine.

Oct. 22

What: “The Nightmare Before Christmas” 4D
When:  Friday, Oct. 22 – Sunday, Oct. 31; Times vary
Where: Pacific El Capitan Theatre, 6838 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028
Price: Varies
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Description: Tim Burton’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas” will make a special engagement at the El Capitan. The movie will be presented in 3D with 4D special sensory effects, including wind, snow, fog and more.