Dazzling Film Classics!

Now Playing • Jul 13–Jul 19

Damsel

It’s the age of The Wild West, circa 1870. An affluent pioneer, Samuel Alabaster (Robert Pattinson), ventures deep into the American wilderness to reunite with and marry the love of his life, Penelope (Mia Wasikowska). For his journey, he brings Butterscotch, a miniature horse intended as a wedding present for his bride, and enlists drunkard Parson Henry (David Zellner) to conduct the ceremony. As they traverse the lawless frontier, their once simple journey grows treacherous and the lines between hero, villain, and damsel are blurred.

Now Playing • Jul 13–Jul 19

American Animals

Spencer (Barry Keoghan) and Warren (Evan Peters) leave their middle-class suburb and the realities of adult life begin to dawn on them –– their lives may never be important or special in any way. Determined to live lives that are out of the ordinary, they plan the brazen theft of some of the world’s most valuable books from the special collections room of Spencer's college library. Enlisting two more friends and taking their cues from heist movies, the gang meticulously plots the theft and subsequent fence of the stolen artworks.

Now Playing • Jul 13–Jul 26

Won't You Be My Neighbor?

Though he may be best known today as a soft-spoken, cardigan-wearing children’s television host, in reality, Fred Rogers’ career represents a sustained attempt to present a coherent, beneficent view about how we should best speak to children about important matters and how television could be used as a positive force in our society. In WON'T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR?, Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville (TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM) looks back on the legacy of Fred Rogers, focusing on his radically kind ideas.

Now Playing • Jul 13–Jul 19

Hearts Beat Loud

In Brooklyn, single dad and record store owner Frank (Nick Offerman) is preparing to send his hard-working daughter Sam (Kiersey Clemons) off to college, while being forced to close his shop. Hoping to stay connected through their shared musical passions, Frank urges Sam to turn their weekly "jam sesh" into a live act. After their first song becomes an Internet breakout, the two embark on a journey of love, growing up and musical discovery.

Now Playing • Jul 16

Written on the Wind

Set on the sweaty Texas estate of oil tycoon Jasper Hadley, WRITTEN ON THE WIND is the story of a blue-collared, golden-hearted geologist Mitch (Hollywood-hunk Rock Hudson) caught in the destructive web of Hadley’s desirous daughter Marylee (Dorothy Malone) and unstable son Kyle (Robert Stack). When a beautiful New Yorker comes to town (Lauren Bacall) and wins Kyle’s hand and Mitch’s heart, desperation and mania boil over.

This film is part of our "Everything is Better in Technicolor" series.

Coming Soon • Jul 18

Before We Vanish

Three aliens travel to Earth on a reconnaissance mission in preparation for a mass invasion. Having taken possession of human bodies, the visitors rob the hosts of their essence – good, evil, property, family, belonging – leaving only hollow shells, which are all but unrecognizable to their loved ones. Equally hilarious, thrilling, and profound, BEFORE WE VANISH reminds audiences of the value of the human spirit.

This film is part of our "Foreign Focus" series.

Coming Soon • Jul 20–Jul 26

Leave No Trace

Will (Ben Foster) and his teenage daughter, Tom (Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie), have lived off the grid for years in the forests of Portland, Oregon. When their idyllic life is shattered, both are put into social services. After clashing with their new surroundings, Will and Tom set off on a harrowing journey back to their wild homeland. 

Directed by Debra Granik (WINTER'S BONE)

$5 tickets are available to children 12 and under.

Coming Soon • Jul 22–Jul 23

The Birds

An apocalyptic stunner from the Master of Suspense!

Chic socialite and practical joker Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren) meets the dashing Mitch Brenner in a city pet shop and follows him to the sleepy coastal hamlet of Bodega Bay.  However, what begins as a romantic rendezvous turns terrifying when birds of all kinds attack the townspeople. Featuring technologically innovative camerawork (particularly “bird’s eye view” shots) and a haunting blend of subdued naturalism and emotional tumult, THE BIRDS is the essential Hitchcock film of the 1960s.

This film is part of our "Everything is Better in Technicolor" series.

Coming Soon • Jul 24

The Gospel According to André

André Leon Talley has spent years as a revered fashion curator, with a resumé that boasts Vogue and W. This dynamic documentary examines Talley’s life from his boyhood in the segregated South to his work on the Paris runways, and interviews colleagues like Anna Wintour and Marc Jacobs about Talley’s legacy as fashion royalty.

This film is part of our "For the Record" series.

Coming Soon • Jul 28

20 Feet From Stardom

Featuring a live musical performance from Queen Tanesha!

20 FEET FROM STARDOM shines a spotlight on the untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. Triumphant and heartbreaking in equal measure, the film is a tribute to the unsung voices who brought shape and style to popular music and a reflection on the conflicts, sacrifices, and rewards of a career spent harmonizing with others.

Along with rare archival footage and a peerless soundtrack, 20 FEET FROM STARDOM boasts intimate interviews with Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Wonder, Mick Jagger, and Sting. 

This film is part of our "Sound & Vision" series.

Coming Soon • Jul 29–Jul 30

Thunderball

A stylish 1960s classic that set the stage for decades of spy thrillers. The most gorgeous Bond film finds 007 (Sean Connery) traveling to the sandy beaches and deep blue waters of the Bahamas to thwart a plot by the nefarious SPECTRE.

Have the full Bond experience and head to The Whig for a classic martini. $5.50 with proof of THUNDERBALL ticket purchase.

This film is part of our "Everything is Better in Technicolor" series.

Coming Soon • Aug 5–Aug 6

The Godfather

Featuring career-defining performances from Marlon Brando and Al Pacino as patriarch Vito Corleone and thoughtful son Michael, THE GODFATHER follows the evolution of an Italian-American crime family as they grapple with corruption and betrayal. Often cited as one of the last films ever printed in Technicolor, The Godfather was hailed for its distinctive, naturalistic hues.

This film is part of our "Everything is Better in Technicolor" series.

Coming Soon • Aug 7

Crawfish & Zydeco

Come celebrate Cajun food and Creole music! The Nick is traveling south with a joyous pairing from auteur Les Blank.

HOT PEPPER
In this film, Blank exuberantly captures the performances of Creole musician Clifton Chenier, the King of Zydeco, a blues-inspired genre originating in southwest Louisiana.

YUM, YUM, YUM! A TASTE OF CAJUN AND CREOLE COOKING
Blank offers an inside look into the preparation of traditional Cajun dishes ranging from Étoufée to Boudin. Featuring popular Cajun musicians preparing some of their favorite traditional dishes, while their music drifts through the background.

This film is part of our "For the Record" Series.

Coming Soon • Aug 12

Romeo and Juliet | Royal Shakespeare Company

What if your first true love was someone you’d been told to hate? Ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents, two young people will risk everything to be together.

The most famous story of love at first sight explodes with intense passion and an irresistible desire for change. Will this spark a revolution or will division continue to tear through generations?

Coming Soon • Aug 14

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Starring Hollywood heartthrobs Paul Newman and Elizabeth Taylor!  Set in the Mississippi heat amidst a family party gone awry, this Tennessee Williams adaptation is a sweltering melodrama of unfulfilled desires and simmering frustration. Produced despite Hollywood censorship, this sultry film is a gem from an era of longing glances and coded insinuations.  

This film is part of our "OUT Here" series.

Coming Soon • Aug 19–Aug 23

Yellow Submarine 50th Anniversary

An exuberant fusion of music, film, and art, YELLOW SUBMARINE is a landmark cinematic experience that is as fun and vibrant as it was in 1968.

Once upon a time, there was a paradise called Pepperland - a place where happiness and music reigned. But that was threatened when the Blue Meanies declared war and sent in their army, led by a menacing Flying Glove, to destroy all that was good. Armed with little more than their humor, songs, and of course, their yellow submarine, the Fab Four tackle the rough seas ahead in an effort to bring down the evil forces of bluedom.

Coming Soon • Aug 25

Dave Chappelle's Block Party

Featuring a live performance from H3RO!

In 2004, fresh off two groundbreaking seasons of his wildly popular Comedy Central show, comedian Dave Chappelle hosted an exuberant end-of-summer block party in Brooklyn with performances by The Roots, Mos Def, Erykah Badu, Common, Kanye West, and John Legend — many as they waited on the precipice of superstardom. A dynamic tribute to Wattstax and a celebration of hip-hop in the early years of the 21st century.

This film is part of our "Sound & Vision" series.

Coming Soon • Aug 29

Grease Sing-a-Long | SOLD OUT

Slick your pompadours and grab your poodle skirts because the Nick is taking you back to Rydell High. Join us for an end of summer, sing-a-long celebration and get ready to shimmy along to “Greased Lightning” and reminisce about those “Summer Nights.”

40th Anniversary!

Coming Soon • Aug 30

High Fantasy

A group of young friends on a camping trip, deep in the South African countryside wake up to discover they've all swapped bodies. Stranded in the wilderness, they'll have to navigate a personal-political labyrinth if their friendship, and their lives, are ever to be the same again.

This film is part of our "Foreign Focus" series.