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Viewing 1–10 out of 21 events
from August 3, 2015 to September 2, 2015
in Free Summer Movies (x) & Film (x) categories
in Queens (x)

Monday, August 3, 2015

Aug 3

Movies Under the Stars: Dead Poets Society

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In this film, English teacher John Keating inspires his students to discover their love for poetry and seize the day.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Aug 4

Summer Movie Night: Back to the Future 2

at Beach 17th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Aug 5

Outdoor Cinema: Cold Conflicts: Swedish Short Films

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dissensions can take many forms: a soon-to-be-divorced couple bickering; a brood of misfit animals squabbling; an all-female band debating the very definition of their feminism.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Friday, August 7, 2015

Aug 7

Rockaway Beach Movie Night: Jurassic Park (Original)

at Beach 87th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The movie begins at sundown. Bring your blankets or beach chairs.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Monday, August 10, 2015

Aug10

Movies Under the Stars: Raiders of the Lost Ark

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In this film, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the US government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug10

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: How to Train Your Dragon

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:15 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Everyone is invited to watch the young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons and becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Aug11

Movies Across From Golden Pond: Big Hero 6

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Enjoy a screening of Big Hero 6, about the special bond that develops between robot Baymax and Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Aug12

Outdoor Cinema: Wadjda / Saudi Arabia

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The first film directed by a Saudi woman, Wadja tells the charming, poignant story of a 10-year-old girl who longs for a bicycle so she can race her best friend (a boy).
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Aug12

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at Bayswater Playground (in Bayswater Park), Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Aug13

Movie Night: The Lego Movie

at Wayanda Park, Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A lowly Lego figure (voiced by Chris Pratt) joins a group intent on battling an evil force after a case of mistaken identity in this computer-generated comedy.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event

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