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Film Events

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Stonewall Uprising

at Washington Square Arch (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Washington Square ParkManhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Celebrate Pride with NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment!
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun26

NYC Parks Drive-In Cinema: Anastasia

at Manhattan Beach Parking Lot (in Manhattan Beach Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This 1997 animated musical centers around Anya, an eighteen-year-old amnesiac orphan who, in hopes of finding some trace of her family, sides with con men.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Smallfoot

at Yellowstone ParkQueens

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
With original music and an all-star cast, Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist—a human.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Jun27

Movies Under the Stars: BlacKkKlansman

at Wright Brothers PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader.
Free!

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Event
Jun27

Movies Under the Stars: Bohemian Rhapsody

at Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid.
Free!

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Jun27

Arts, Culture & Fun: Screening of Rebels On Pointe

at Washington Square Arch (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Celebrate Pride Month with a special screening of Rebels on Pointe (2017), directed by Bobbi Jo Hart.
Free!

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Friday, June 28, 2019

Jun28

Free Movie Night: The Fits

at East 43rd Street Community GardenBrooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
An 11-year-old tomboy (Royalty Hightower) tries to fit in with her peers after joining an all-girl dance team.
Free!

Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: Crazy Rich Asians

at Columbus ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.
Free!

Jun28

Films on the Green: Mustang

at WNYC Transmitter ParkBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival. This year's lineup focuses on female directors and highlights the diversity of French and Francophone cinema.
Free!

Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears

at Cornelia Avenue and Chester Avenue (in Wolfe's Pond Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This is a life story of three girlfriends from youth to autumn ages. Their dreams and wishes, love, disillusions. Different careers. And big late love.
Free!

Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

at Paul Raimonda PlaygroundQueens

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg's newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention.
Free!

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Kids

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Jun29

Third Annual Force Family Fun Day

at Chelsea Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for a day of Star Wars-themed activities for the whole family including a movie, face painting, and a Force Training class to become an honorary Jedi!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movie Night at Howard Garden: Crooklyn

at Howard Garden (in )Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Summer is approaching and Howard Garden is blooming! Join us as we celebrate this summer's opening day with a special movie screening of Crooklyn (a Spike Lee Joint)!
Free!

Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: If Beale Street Could Talk

at Martin Luther King Jr. Playground (in Martin Luther King, Jr. Playground)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
riends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together, but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit.
Free!

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Event
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: The Avengers

at Detective Russel Timoshenko Soccer Field (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk, and Thor join forces in order to defeat Thor's brother Loki, who has obtained a mystical artifact of tremendous power.
Free!

Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

at Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The monster family embarks on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else's vacation at the hotel.
Free!

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Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

at Winthrop Street between Rogers and Bedford Avenues (in Winthrop Playground)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This Oscar-winning animated feature is based on the Marvel Comics character, Miles Morales / Spider-Man, and follows Miles as he becomes one of the many Spider-Men that team up to save New York City from Kingpin.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

at Travers ParkQueens

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In this film, Spider-Man meets many different versions of himself when a gateway into the multiverse opens up.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Jun30

Movies Under the Stars: Art of Brooklyn Film Festival

at Sunset ParkBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Watch a collection of shorts from the 2018 Art of Brooklyn Film Festival that represents some of the most exciting new filmmakers in the Brooklyn indie film.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, July 1, 2019

Jul 1

Bryant Park Movie Night: To All the Boys I've Loved Before

at Bryant ParkManhattan

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Bring a blanket and sit on the Lawn to enjoy great food, friends, and a feature film.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 1

Film Works Alfresco: Summer Shorts

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Enjoy a curated selection of short films that showcase the multi-cultural diversity found in Northern Manhattan’s gem of a neighborhood by looking right outside your door.
Free!

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Jul 2

Strictly Tango Dance Class & Movies Under the Stars: The Tango Lesson

at Washington Square ParkManhattan

6:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Put on your dancing shoes and learn with Strictly Tango NYC Dance School. Then, stick around to enjoy a screening of The Tango Lesson.
Free!

Jul 2

Free Summer Movies: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.

Free!

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Jul 2

Movies Under the Stars: Iron Man 3

at Nelson Avenue and Tennyson Drive (in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Iron Man battles an enigmatic terrorist called the Mandarin with the help of Col. James Rhodes and a precocious young boy.
Free!

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Kids

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Jul 3

Outdoor Cinema: Cielo

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The sublime night sky over Chile’s Atacama Desert, as experienced by astronomers, peasants, cowboys, and miners, is the subject of Cielo.
Free!

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Kids
Jul 3

Movies Under the Stars: Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

at Vesuvio PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Robert Conroy, a young Army private, adopts a stray, stump-tailed terrier. Conroy names his new friend Stubby and gives him a home, a family, and a chance to embark on the adventure that would define a century.
Free!

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Kids
Jul 3

Movies Under the Stars: Ghostbusters (1984)

at Detective Russel Timoshenko Soccer Field (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Unemployed parapsychologists devise a system for neutralizing ghosts when New York City comes under attack from supernatural demons.
Free!

Friday, July 5, 2019

Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: A Star is Born

at Tecumseh PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A musician helps a young singer find fame as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral. Rated R.
Free!

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Event
Jul 5

Films on the Green: Tomboy

at Old Bandshell Lawn (in Tompkins Square Park)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival. This year's lineup focuses on female directors and highlights the diversity of French and Francophone cinema.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet

at Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Six years after the events of "Wreck-It Ralph," Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Avengers: Infinity War

at Beach 59th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Avengers assemble their power in order to fight their collective enemy, Thanos, before he can wreak havoc on the entire planet.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: My Little Pony

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy, and Rarity embark on an epic journey to save Ponyville from a dark force.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: Thor: Dark World

at Hylan Boulevard and Satterlee Street (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Thor must team up with his mischievous brother Loki in order to defeat a Dark Elf who's plotting to destroy all of existence. Meanwhile, his true love Jane Foster is possessed by a cosmic force.
Free!

Monday, July 8, 2019

Jul 8

Bryant Park Movie Night: Carrie (1976)

at Bryant ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Bring a blanket and sit on the Lawn to enjoy great food, friends, and a feature film.
Free!

Jul 8

Film Works Alfresco: 'Landfillharmonic'

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Landfillharmonic follows the Recycled Orchestra of Cateura, a Paraguayan musical group that plays instruments made entirely out of garbage.
Free!

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Jul 9

Movies Under the Stars: Beasts of the Southern Wild

at Raoul Wallenberg Playground (in Highbridge Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love.
Free!

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Event
Jul 9

Movies Under the Stars: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

at Lamberts Lane and May Avenue (in Father Macris Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
When Hiccup discovers Toothless isn't the only Night Fury, he must seek "The Hidden World", a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired tyrant named Grimmel finds it first.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Jul10

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - O Brother, Where Art Thou?

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend (or a few), and settle in for a movie night on the Pier!
Free!

Jul10

Outdoor Cinema: Purple Noon

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
What initially seems a carefree tale of friendship soon morphs into a thrilling saga of seduction, identity theft, and murder.
Free!

Jul10

Films on the Green: The Amazing Catfish (Los insólitos peces gato)

at J Hood Wright Park (in J. Hood Wright Park)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival. This year's lineup focuses on female directors and highlights the diversity of French and Francophone cinema.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul10

Hudson RiverFlicks - Iconic NYC Films: The Warriors

at Hudson River Park's Pier 63

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A gang called The Warriors is framed for killing a powerful gang leader and now must make their way back home to Coney Island while every gang in the city is out to get revenge.
Free!

Jul10

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.10:45 p.m.
Video game villain Wreck-It-Ralph must brave the Internet to help Vanellope fix her game, Sugar Rush.
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Jul11

Movies with a View: Pariah

at Harbor View Lawn (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join us for Pariah and celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Movies with a View. The evening begins with a DJ set by Likwuid and a short film curated by BAMcinématek.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul11

Film Screening: Loyalty & Rebellion

at The Conference House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join award-winning filmmaker James Verdi, as his documentary film Loyalty & Rebellion, exploring the American Revolutionary War on Staten Island, makes its Conference House debut.
Free!

Jul11

Movies Under the Stars: Back to the Future

at Sol Lain Playground (in Sol Lain Plgd)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.
Free!

Jul11

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: Rear Window

at Stuyvesant SquareManhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.
Free!

Jul11

Movies Under the Stars: The Outsiders

at Clove Lakes Park park house (in Clove Lakes Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The rivalry between two gangs, the poor Greasers and the rich Socs, only heats up when one gang member kills a member of the other.
Free!

Friday, July 12, 2019

Jul12

Historic Harlem Parks and Movies Under the Stars: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

at Ball Fields (in Morningside Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In the present day, Donna's pregnant daughter, Sophie, dreams of renovating a taverna while reuniting with her mother's old friends and boyfriends on the Greek island of Kalokairi.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Films on the Green: Aya of Yop City (Aya de Yopougon)

at Old Bandshell Lawn (in Tompkins Square Park)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival. This year's lineup focuses on female directors and highlights the diversity of French and Francophone cinema.
Free!

Jul12

Film Works Alfresco: Newsies

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Featuring music by Alan Menken and starring Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, Robert Duvall, and Ann-Margret.
Free!

Jul12

Movies Under the Stars: Venom

at Eton Place and Richmond Avenue (in Willowbrook Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A journalist becomes the host of an alien symbiote and acquires superhuman abilities – alongside a malevolent and unpredictable alter-ego.
Free!

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Jul13

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

at Frederick Douglass PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Spider-Man, Miles Morales, teams up with many versions of himself when a gateway to the multiverse opens up. Rated PG.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

at Basketball Courts (in Scarangella Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This Oscar-winning animated feature is based on the Marvel Comics character Miles Morales / Spider-Man and follows Miles as he becomes one of the many Spider-Men that team up to save NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Movies Under the Stars: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

at Broadway and Wayne Street (in CPL. Thompson Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Captain America teams with Black Widow and the Falcon to fight the villainous Winter Soldier.
Free!

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Jul14

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (PG)

at Field 42 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

8:40 p.m.10:36 p.m.
You know about Peter Parker, but do you know about Miles Morales?
Free!

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Kids
Jul14

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour to lend him a helping hand.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 15, 2019

Jul15

Film Works Alfresco: Isle of Dogs

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Isle of Dogs tells the story of Atari Kobayashi, 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi.
Free!

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jul16

Movies Under the Stars: The Emoji Movie

at Marx Brothers PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Jul17

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - The Darjeeling Limited

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend (or a few), and settle in for a movie night on the Pier!
Free!

Jul17

Outdoor Cinema: Anbessa

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A new condominium has shot up in the Ethiopian countryside, pushing farmers off their land and promising others a better way of life. Anbessa follows one boy caught between the two.
Free!

Jul17

Hudson RiverFlicks - Iconic NYC Films: When Harry Met Sally

at Hudson River Park's Pier 63

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Harry (Billy Crystal) and Sally (Meg Ryan) are good, longtime friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.
Free!

Jul17

Movies Under the Stars: Guardians of the Galaxy

at Cornelia Avenue and Chester Avenue (in Wolfe's Pond Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Cosmic outlaws face an interstellar villain who seeks to control the universe with a powerful orb.
Free!

Jul17

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour to lend him a helping hand.
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Jul18

Movies with a View: Girlfight

at Harbor View Lawn (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join us for Girlfight and celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Movies with a View. The evening begins with a DJ set by Niara Sterling and a short film curated by BAMcinématek.
Free!

Jul18

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: Brazil

at Stuyvesant SquareManhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A bureaucrat, in a retro-future world, tries to correct an administrative error and becomes an enemy of the state.
Free!

Jul18

Movies Under the Stars: The Goonies

at Eton Place and Richmond Avenue (in Willowbrook Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A group of teenagers finds a map leading to a hidden treasure. They must overcome booby traps, natural obstructions, and a gang of desperate thieves in their race for the loot.
Free!

Friday, July 19, 2019

Jul19

Movies Under the Stars: Captain Marvel

at Baruch PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Rated PG-13.
Free!

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Jul19

Films on the Green: Sequins (Brodeuses)

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival. This year's lineup focuses on female directors and highlights the diversity of French and Francophone cinema.
Free!

Jul19

Movies Under the Stars: Shazam!

at Bedford Avenue and Laconia Avenue (in Midland Field)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
By shouting out one word—SHAZAM!—a 14-year-old foster kid can turn into an adult superhero. But he’ll need to master these powers quickly in order to fight deadly forces of evil.
Free!

Jul19

Movies Under the Stars: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

at East 16th Road to East 18th Road on Cross Bay Boulevard (in Broad Channel Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
When a volcano threatens the dinosaurs, Claire recruits Owen to save the animals from extinction.
Free!

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Kids

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Jul20

Movies Under the Stars: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

at Tompkins Square ParkManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
?When Hiccup discovers Toothless isn't the only Night Fury, he must seek "The Hidden World", a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired tyrant named Grimmel finds it first.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Movies Under the Stars: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

at Seguine Avenue and Johnston Terrace (in Lemon Creek Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Guardians struggle to keep together as a team while dealing with their personal family issues, notably Star-Lord's encounter with his father the ambitious celestial being Ego.
Free!

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Jul21

Film Screening: Sally of the Sawdust (1925)

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech)Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
When her circus mother dies, young Sally is raised by a juggler and small-time con man. They join a carnival in CT where Sally's grandparents live but they don't know they are related.

Monday, July 22, 2019

Jul22

Film Works Alfresco: Crazy Rich Asians

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

7:15 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The story follows New Yorker Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) as she accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young (Henry Golding), to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore.
Free!

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Jul22

Movies Under the Stars: Captain America Civil War

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Political involvement in the Avengers' affairs causes a rift between Captain America and Iron Man.
Free!

Jul22

Movies On The Waterfront Series: Singin' in the Rain

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

8:15 p.m.10:15 p.m.
Taking place during the rise of the "talkies", we meet Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont who have risen to stardom during the silent-film era of Hollywood.
Free!

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Jul23

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at James Weldon Johnson PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.
Free!

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Kids
Jul23

Movies Under the Stars: Crazy Rich Asians

at Clove Lakes Park park house (in Clove Lakes Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Rachel accompanies her longtime boyfriend Nick to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. Rachel is unprepared to learn that Nick has neglected to mention a few key details about his life.
Free!

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Jul24

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Ferris Bueller's Day Off

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend (or a few), and settle in for a movie night on the Pier!
Free!

Jul24

Outdoor Cinema: The Story of the Weeping Camel

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This is a wonderful and wonderfully poignant film for children, camel lovers, and anyone who likes a happy ending.
Free!

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Kids
Jul24

Movies Under the Stars: Instant Family

at North Lawn (in Stuyvesant Square)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A couple finds themselves in over their heads when they foster three children. Rated PG-13.
Free!

Jul24

Hudson RiverFlicks - Iconic NYC Films: Moonstruck

at Hudson River Park's Pier 63

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Cher stars as Loretta Castorini, a bookkeeper in Brooklyn who falls for the brother of the man she has agreed to marry.
Free!

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Jul25

Movies Under the Stars: Justice League

at Vincent F. Albano Jr Playground (in Vincent F. Albano Jr. Playground)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his new-found ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.
Free!

Jul25

Movies Under the Stars: Ferris Bueller's Day Off

at Detective Russel Timoshenko Soccer Field (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A charismatic high-school student convinces his best friend to play hooky with him and his girlfriend and attempts to bring the young man out of his shell.
Free!

Jul25

Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther

at Macneil Park Entrance (in Macneil Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A superhero known as Black Panther must face a dissident who wants to sell the country's natural resources to fund an uprising.
Free!

Friday, July 26, 2019

Jul26

Historic Harlem Parks and Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Ball Fields (in Morningside Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael's children through a difficult time in their lives.
Free!

Jul26

Films on the Green: Chocolat

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival. This year's lineup focuses on female directors and highlights the diversity of French and Francophone cinema.
Free!

Jul26

Movies Under the Stars: Christopher Robin

at Nelson Avenue and Tennyson Drive (in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Winne the Pooh ventures into London to turn a middle-aged Christopher Robin's life around with the help of Piglet, Eeyore, and Tigger.
Free!

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Kids
Jul26

Movies Under the Stars: Aquaman

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime.
Free!

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Jul27

Movies Under the Stars: Hotel Transylvania 3

at Twenty Four Sycamores Park (in Twenty-Four Sycamores Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Count Dracula and company participate in a cruise for sea-loving monsters, unaware that their boat is being commandeered by the monster-hating Van Helsing family.
Free!

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Kids
Jul27

Movies Under the Stars: Avengers: Age of Ultron

at The Meadow at Cedar Grove ParkStaten Island This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it's up to Earth's mightiest heroes to stop the villainous Ultron.
Free!

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Jul28

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Tangled (PG)

at Field 81 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:10 p.m.
Rapunzel wants to let her hair down!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Movies Under the Stars: Uncle Drew

at O'Donohue Park (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A young black man recruits a crew of septuagenarians for the Rucker Classic street ball tournament in Harlem.
Free!

Monday, July 29, 2019

Jul29

Film Works Alfresco: Un Gallo con Muchos Huevos (Little Rooster's Egg-cellent Adventure)

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Toto, was born the runt of the litter. But, when an evil rancher threatens to destroy his home and his family, Toto must go from a timid young "chicken" to a brave and scrappy rooster.
Free!

Jul29

Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.
Free!

Jul29

Movies On The Waterfront Series: Clueless

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

8:15 p.m.10:15 p.m.
Cher and Dionne are best friends who live in Beverly Hills. They are popular, rich, pretty, and charming. One day, they spot a new girl at school, Tai, and decides to do a makeover on her.
Free!

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Jul30

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

at Matthew P. Sapolin PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Jul31

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Little Miss Sunshine

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend (or a few), and settle in for a movie night on the Pier!
Free!

Jul31

Outdoor Cinema: ‘En El Séptimo Día’ (USA)

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Stalwart independent director Jim McKay’s En El Séptimo Día follows a group of undocumented Latino immigrants living in Sunset Park, Brooklyn over the course of one week.
Free!

Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: Johnny English Strikes Again

at First ParkManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
?After a cyber-attack reveals the identity of all of the active undercover agents in Britain, Johnny English is forced to come out of retirement to find the mastermind hacker.
Free!

Jul31

Hudson RiverFlicks - Iconic NYC Films: Do The Right Thing

at Hudson River Park's Pier 63

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This classic Spike Lee film turns 30 this year! The story follows racial tension in Bed-Stuy on a very hot summer day.
Free!

Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: Smallfoot

at School Road and Bay Street (in Von Briesen Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist—a human.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: BumbleBee

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Bumblebee finds a new friend and must protect her from the dreaded Decepticons threatening Earth.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 5, 2019

Aug 5

Film Works Alfresco: A League of their Own

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Who says girls can’t play baseball? Penny Marshall’s A League of Their Own takes a comedic look at the sexes through the development of America’s first all-girl professional baseball league.
Free!

Aug 5

Movies Under the Stars: Carousel

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Based on the Rodgers and Hammerstein stage musical, a carousel barker is granted permission to return to Earth for one day to make amends to his widow and their daughter.
Free!

Aug 5

Summer Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man into the Spider-Verse”

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This Oscar-winning animated feature is based on the Marvel Comics character, Miles Morales / Spider-Man, and follows Miles as he becomes one of the many Spider-Men.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Movies On The Waterfront Series: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

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

8:15 p.m.10:15 p.m.
Peter Parker is the only Spider-Man, except there are other Spider-Men out there: in the multiverse known as "The Spider-Verse".
Free!

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Aug 6

Movies Under the Stars:

at Baisley Pond ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

8:45 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, the Friends of Cunningahm and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Spider Man meets many different versions of himself when…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Aug 7

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Kubo and the Two Strings

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend (or a few), and settle in for a movie night on the Pier!
Free!

Aug 7

Outdoor Cinema: Dark 'Toons

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Take a trip to the dark side of European animated movies with Rooftop Films’ annual program of uncanny and surreal short ‘toons.
Free!

Aug 7

Hudson RiverFlicks - Iconic NYC Films: Tootsie

at Hudson River Park's Pier 63

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dustin Hoffman stars as Michael Dorsey, an unsuccessful actor, who disguises himself as a woman in order to get a role.
Free!

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Aug11

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13)

at Field 42 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

8:15 p.m.10:16 p.m.
While money can't buy love, it can certainly complicate things!
Free!

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Aug12

Film Works Alfresco: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
When a dimensional gateway opens up, Miles soon realizes he isn’t the only spider superhero as he meets many different versions of Spider-Man from other universes.
Free!

Aug12

Movies Under the Stars: Aquaman

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Arthur Curry, the human-born heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, goes on a quest to prevent a war between the worlds of ocean and land.
Free!

Aug12

Summer Movies Under the Stars: Baby Boss

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Aug14

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Life of Pi

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend (or a few), and settle in for a movie night on the Pier!
Free!

Aug14

Cinema Night: La Ciénaga

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Two large families spend a torpid summer in a faded resort town. Soon the rough-and-tumble domestic situation strains everyone’s nerves and repressed family mysteries are exposed.
Free!

Aug14

Hudson RiverFlicks - Iconic NYC Films: The Last Dragon

at Hudson River Park's Pier 63

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A young man searches for a Master to obtain the final level of martial arts mastery.
Free!

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Aug18

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Ralph Breaks the Internet (PG)

at Field 81 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.9:56 p.m.
Video game “bad” guy Ralph and fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz embark once again on a misadventure of a lifetime!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 19, 2019

Aug19

Film Works Alfresco: El Libro de la Vida (The Book of Life)

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
El Libro de la Vida is the journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart.
Free!

Aug19

Movies Under the Stars : Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Summer Movies Under the Stars: Green Book

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Green Book won three Oscar awards in 2019 for Best Motion Picture of the Year, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, and Best Original Screenplay.
Free!

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Aug21

Carnival of the Animals (Work-in-Progress excerpt) with Wendy Whelan and Marc Bamuthi Joseph/ Film - Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Internationally renowned ballerina performs an excerpt of a new work-in-progress followed by a screening of a documentary highlighting her path to reinvention
Free!

Aug21

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend (or a few), and settle in for a movie night on the Pier!
Free!

Aug21

Outdoor Cinema: March of the Penguins

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Winner of the Best Documentary Oscar in 2005, an accessible score and Morgan Freeman’s avuncular narration make this march family-friendly, too.
Free!

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Event
Aug21

Hudson RiverFlicks - Iconic NYC Films: Big

at Hudson River Park's Pier 63

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
After wishing to be made big, a teenage boy wakes up the next morning to find himself in an adult body.
Free!

Monday, August 26, 2019

Aug26

Movies Under the Stars presents "Bohemian Rhapsody"

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985).
Free!

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Event
Aug26

Film Works Alfresco: Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Won’t You Be My Neighbor? takes an intimate look at America’s favorite neighbor: Fred Rogers.
Free!

Aug26

Summer Movies Under the Stars: Crazy Rich Asians

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This romantic comedy follows a Chinese-American professor who travels to meet her boyfriend's family and is surprised to discover they are among the richest in Singapore.
Free!

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Event

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Sep 3

Films on the Green: Olivia

at Low Memorial Library, Columbia UniversityManhattan

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival. This year's lineup focuses on female directors and highlights the diversity of French and Francophone cinema.
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, September 6, 2019

Sep 6

Movies Under the Stars: Worlds Apart

at Rainey ParkQueens

9:00 p.m.10:45 p.m.
A Denmark teen (Rosalinde Spanning) falls for a young man outside her faith and faces recrimination from her family and church elders. A fact-based story.
Free!

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Sep 8

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Creed II (PG-13)

at Field 42 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:40 p.m.
Bring your family and friends for front row seats to this epic battle in the ring.
Free!

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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Sep21

Brooklyn Chess Festival

at Eastern Parkway between Classon Avenue and Washington Avenue (in Dr. Ronald McNair Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Individuals of all levels are invited to learn how to play, challenge a master, or just enjoy various board games.
Free!

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