Film

Noir, romance, action, sci-fi, and comedy--Parks has movie screenings for all types of film buffs.

Film Events

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Jun24

Screening: Monsoon Wedding / Falu

at New York Hall of ScienceQueens

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
For our 2021 season due to modifications to follow state and local guidelines, we will require tickets to attend all performances (free and benefit shows). To ensure everyone…
Free!

Jun24

Movies Under the Stars: Sonic the Hedgehog

at Playground Fifty-Two (in Playground 52 LII)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Sonic The Hedgehog, aka The Blue Blur, embraces his new home on Earth. These powers attract the attention of super-uncool evil genius Dr. Robotnik. Now it's super-villain vs. super-sonic in an all-out race.
Free!

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Kids
Jun24

Movies Under the Stars: 10 Things I Hate About You

at Samuel Playground (in Fred Samuel Playground)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A pretty, popular teenager can't go out on a date until her ill-tempered older sister does. Rated PG-13.
Free!

Jun24

Movies Under the Stars: RENT

at Long Meadow (in Prospect Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Celebrate the “seasons of love” at this screening of the film version of the Pulitzer and Tony Award winning musical, “RENT”. This powerful musical, set at the dawn of the 1990s, a group of New Yorkers struggle with their careers, love lives, gentrification, and the effects of the AIDS epidemic on their community.
Free!

Friday, June 25, 2021

Jun25

Justin Randolph Thompson Presents: ALL STORIES TRUE

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
View this event on Socrates Sculpture Park's website at socratessculpturepark.org/all-stories-true ABOUT Join us for the world premiere of ‘ALL STORIES TRUE’ by…
Free!

Jun25

Movies Under the Stars: Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (2019)

at P.O. Reinaldo Salgado PlaygroundBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This fantasy follows Tim (Justice Smith) as he partners with the wise-cracking super-sleuth Detective Pikachu to find his father.
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Kids
Jun25

Movies Under the Stars: The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

at James J. Walker Park (in James J Walker Park)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Two drag performers and a transgender woman travel across the desert to perform their unique style of cabaret. R Rated.
Free!

Jun25

Movies Under the Stars: Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

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

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Captain America teams with Black Widow and the Falcon to fight the villainous Winter Soldier in this electrifying comic-book adventure.
Free!

Saturday, June 26, 2021

Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer

at McKinley ParkBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:45 p.m.
Based on Megan McDonald's Judy Moody book series, this delightful comedy follows Judy as she competes with her friends to have the best summer.
Free!

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Kids
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: The Croods: A New Age

at Sol Lain Playground (in Sol Lain Plgd)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The prehistoric family the Croods are challenged by a rival family the Bettermans, who claim to be better and more evolved.
Free!

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Kids
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Coco (2017)

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

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In this gorgeous animated adventure, a boy named Miguel dreams of becoming a famous guitar player, despite the misgivings of his close-knit family. When his ambitions cause him to run afoul of a curse, he must journey into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

at Williamsbridge OvalBronx

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Four teenagers discover a mysterious video game from the '90s while serving detention. When they try to play it, they are transformed into various video-game avatars and dropped into a virtual jungle world in this wild fantasy adventure.
Free!

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Kids

Monday, June 28, 2021

Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019)

at St. Andrew's PlaygroundBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free outdoor screening of The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Free!

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Kids

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Sonic the Hedgehog

at Harry Maze PlaygroundBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Based on the video game franchise, this hilarious comedy follows Sonic the Hedgehog (voiced by Ben Schwartz), who runs supersonic speeds, as he teams up with local town sheriff Tom Wachowski (James Marsden) to find his lost rings and escape the mad scientist Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey).
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Kids

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Jun30

Movies Under the Stars: Incredibles 2 (2018)

at Kaiser ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Parr family tries to restore the public's trust in superheroes while balancing their family life, only to combat a new foe who seeks to turn the populace against all superheroes.
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Kids

Thursday, July 1, 2021

Jul 1

Movies Under the Stars: Toy Story 4

at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A new toy named "Forky" joins the gang when Bonnie turns a spork into a toy. But when he disappears, Woody, Buzz and co. set out into the world to find him, resolve his existential crisis, and reunite with Bonnie.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 1

Movies Under the Stars: Frozen II

at Jacob Schiff Playground (in Jacob H. Schiff Playground)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister Anna embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle. They are joined by friends, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven.
Free!

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Kids

Friday, July 2, 2021

Jul 2

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at Concrete Plant ParkBronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping, CG-animated feature film about an adventurous teenager who is inspired to leave the safety and security of her island on a daring journey to save her people.
Free!

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Kids

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: Raya and the Last Dragon

at Williamsbridge OvalBronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
?Kumandra is a place where humans and dragons peacefully coexist. When sinister monsters called the Druun threaten the community, however, the dragons readily make a sacrifice to save the human race. Hundreds of years later, the same threat returns.
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Jul 8

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Gun Hill Meadow (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
?In this gorgeous animated adventure, a boy named Miguel dreams of becoming a famous guitar player, despite the misgivings of his close-knit family. When his ambitions cause him to run afoul of a curse, he must journey into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 9, 2021

Jul 9

Movies Under the Stars: 3rd Annual Public School Film Festival

at Travers ParkQueens

8:00 p.m.12:00 a.m.
The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and the New York City Department of Education presents the 3rd Annual New York City Public School Film Festival, which showcases the talent and diversity of our students voices citywide.
Free!

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Event
Jul 9

Movies Under the Stars: The Princess and the Frog

at Annunciation PlaygroundManhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A prince and a princess are transformed into frogs and seek the help of a voodoo priestess to restore their true forms. Rated G.
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Kids
Jul 9

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: The Next Level

at Barretto Point ParkBronx

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The teens return to the game they thought they had defeated to discover that everything has changed. The group must enact a rescue mission when one of their ranks finds themselves in peril. Rated PG-13.
Free!

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Kids

Saturday, July 10, 2021

Jul10

Movies Under the Stars: 3rd Annual Public School Film Festival

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

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and the New York City Department of Education presents the 3rd Annual New York City Public School Film Festival, which showcases the talent and diversity of our students voices citywide.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Jul11

Movies Under the Stars: 3rd Annual Public School Film Festival

at Sunset ParkBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and the New York City Department of Education presents the 3rd Annual New York City Public School Film Festival, which showcases the talent and diversity of our students voices citywide.
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Jul14

Movies Under the Stars: Minions

at Melrose PlaygroundBronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In this hilarious prequel to "Despicable Me," a trio of small yellow minions search for a new evil genius to serve. Later, they pledge their loyalty to a supervillainess and her inventor husband as part of a plan to steal the British royal crown.
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Jul15

Movies Under the Stars: Sonic the Hedgehog

at Lawn across from the tennis court (in Crotona Park)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
?Sonic The Hedgehog, aka The Blue Blur, embraces his new home on Earth. This power attracts the attention of super-uncool evil genius Dr. Robotnik. Now it's super-villain vs. super-sonic in an all-out race.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 16, 2021

Jul16

Movies Under the Stars: Onward

at Middletown Road and Stadium Avenue (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Two teenage elf brothers living in a post-magical world stumble upon a spell that can bring their father back to life. They embark on an epic, heartwarming adventure to see the spell through when it initially only brings back their father's lower half (i.e. his legs).
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Movies Under the Stars: Get on Up: The James Brown Story (2014)

at Matthew P. Sapolin PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The remarkable life story of James Brown, from his destitute childhood to his emergence as the Godfather of Soul, is documented in this stunning, exquisitely detailed biopic. Rated PG-13.
Free!

Saturday, July 17, 2021

Jul17

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: The Next Level

at Hunts Point PlaygroundBronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
?The teens return to the game they thought they had defeated to discover that everything has changed. The group must enact a rescue mission when one of their ranks finds themselves in peril.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Movies Under the Stars: Adventures in Babysitting (1987)

at Playground One Twenty Five (in Playground One Twenty Five CXXV)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A high-school senior travels to Chicago to rescue a friend, bringing her suburban charges along as obstacles threaten to derail them. Rated PG-13.
Free!

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Jul22

Movies Under the Stars: Scoob!

at Vidalia ParkBronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
“SCOOB!” reveals how lifelong friends Scooby and Shaggy first met and how they joined with young detectives Fred, Velma and Daphne to form the famous Mystery Inc.
Free!

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Kids

Friday, July 23, 2021

Jul23

Movies Under the Stars: Onward

at Starlight ParkBronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Two teenage elf brothers living in a post-magical world stumble upon a spell that can bring their father back to life. They embark on an epic, heartwarming adventure to see the spell through when it initially only brings back their father's lower half (i.e. his legs).
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 24, 2021

Jul24

Movies Under the Stars: Toy Story 4

at Bronx Park Amphitheatre (in Bronx Park)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A new toy named "Forky" joins the gang when Bonnie turns a spork into a toy. But when he disappears, Woody, Buzz and co. set out into the world to find him, resolve his existential crisis, and reunite with Bonnie.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Jul28

Movies Under the Stars: Tom and Jerry

at Playground Fifty-Two (in Playground 52 LII)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A deep dive into the annals of history to explore the moment when Tom first crossed paths with his nemesis, Jerry.
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Jul29

Movies Under the Stars: Megamind

at Orchard Beach: North Picnic Area (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Evil genius Megamind finally defeats his do-gooder nemesis, Metro Man, but is left without a purpose in a superhero-free world.
Free!

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Kids

Friday, July 30, 2021

Jul30

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Poe ParkBronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In this gorgeous animated adventure, a boy named Miguel dreams of becoming a famous guitar player, despite the misgivings of his close-knit family. When his ambitions cause him to run afoul of a curse, he must journey into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 31, 2021

Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: The Wizard of Oz

at Stars and Stripes Playground (in Seton Falls Park)Bronx

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A young farm girl and her little dog are magically transported into the enchanted land of Oz via a Kansas tornado. As they travel down Oz's Yellow Brick Road to find the Wizard and ask him to send them home, they encounter a wonderful, funny, terrifying and, ultimately, enlightening group of characters, human and otherwise.
Free!

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Kids

Friday, August 6, 2021

Aug 6

Movie Night in Crocheron Park: Toy Story 4

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

8:20 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody's slight detour leads him to his long-lost friend Bo Peep.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 13, 2021

Aug13

Movie Night in Alley Pond Park: Frozen 2

at Parking Lot (in Alley Pond Park)Queens

8:10 p.m.9:55 p.m.
After hearing a mysterious voice call out to her, Elsa travels to the enchanted forests and dark seas beyond her kingdom - an adventure that soon turns into a journey of self-discovery.
Free!

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Kids

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