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

Film Events

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A band of rebels plot to steal the Death Star's blueprints in this "Star Wars" spin-off.
Free!

Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: Mr. Holland's Opus

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. June 2017 is New York Music Month (NYMM) – the first-ever citywide…
Free!

Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: Notorious B.I.G.: Bigger than Life

at Wright Brothers Playground , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
The closest friends and some of the biggest names in hip-hop tell stories about rapper Notorious B.I.G.'s life and music.
Free!

Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: 101 Dalmations (1996)

at Kelly Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment and NYC Council Member Chaim Deutsch for this free family film! In this delightful 1996 live-action remake…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: The Secret Life of Pets

at Midland Field , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Two mismatched mutts get lost in NYC due to their feuding, and must find their way home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: Gremlins

at Electric Playground , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
If cute critters go into the light, get wet or fed after midnight, they turn into vicious monsters that wreak havoc on the town.
Free!

Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: Storks

at Smokey Oval Playground , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A stork and his human pal must team up to transport a baby girl to her expectant family...
Free!

Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: Michael Jackson's This Is It

at The Jackie Robinson Park Bandshell (in Jackie Robinson Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Behind-the-scenes footage, filmed between March and June of 2009, captures the pop superstar in intimate detail as he developed and rehearsed for the "This Is It" tour.
Free!

Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

at Mellet (in Mellett Playground) , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! Bring the entire family out to enjoy this classic musical. Based on the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: The U.S. vs. John Lennon

at Sunset Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:40 p.m.
Celebrate Music Month with NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment! Directed by David Leaf and John Scheinfeld, this poignant…
Free!

Friday, June 30, 2017

Jun 30

Movies Under the Stars: Hidden Figures

at Main Street and Elder Avenue (in Kissena Corridor Park) , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
As the United States raced to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history.
Free!

Jun 30

Movies Under the Stars: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

at Father Macris Park , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Sam Witwicky is adjusting to college when the ancient Decepticon The Fallen returns…
Free!

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Kids
Jun 30

Films on the Green: Contempt by Godard, selected by Jim Jarmusch

at WNYC Transmitter Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Parisian screenwriter Paul Javal and his wife Camilla join director Fritz Lang and American film producer Jeremy Prokosch on the set of an adaptation of Homer’s The Odyssey in Italy.
Free!

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Jul 1

Movies Under the Stars: Storks

at Smokey Oval Playground , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A stork and his human pal must team up to transport a baby girl to her expectant family...
Free!

Jul 1

Movies Under the Stars: La La Land

at Basketball Courts (in De Witt Clinton Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
This Oscar-winning film follows an actress and a jazz musician pursuing their Hollywood dreams — and finding each other — in a vibrant celebration of hope, dreams, and love.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 1

Movies Under the Stars: Independence Day

at Conference House Park , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free screening of Independence Day.
Free!

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Jul 2

Movies Under the Stars: The Outsiders

at Athens Square , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Members of rival local gangs, distinguished by the haves and the have-nots, get into a scuffle that results in death in 1960s Oklahoma.
Free!

Monday, July 3, 2017

Jul 3

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: The Muppets Take Manhattan

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Ambitious Kermit, Miss Piggy, and their Muppet friends bring their college musical (“Manhattan Melodies”) to the Big Apple.
Free!

Jul 3

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Batman Movie

at Paul Raimonda Playground , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon, the self described leading man of that ensemble LEGO Batman stars in his own big screen adventure.
Free!

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Jul 5

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Blazing Saddles

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

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

Jul 5

Outdoor Cinema: Timbuktu (Mauritania/France)

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
A melding of two sensibilities: the otherworldly beauty of an Arabian Nights fairytale and the worst extremes of 21st century religious fundamentalism.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

at Poor Richard's Playground , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
The Avengers unite to thwart the villainous Ultron from extinguishing every human on planet Earth. Rated PG-13.
Free!

Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free screening of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Jul 6

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: The Secret Life of Pets

at North Lawn (in Stuyvesant Square) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This is the first of four FREE outdoor summer movies, all set in our wonderful city. Come with your blanket and snacks to sit on the North Lawn in West Stuyvesant.
Free!

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Kids
Jul 6

Movies with a View: Office Space

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Three company workers who hate their jobs decide to rebel against their greedy boss.
Free!

Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: Fences

at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This movie adapts the Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a black garbage collector in 1950s Pittsburgh named Troy Maxson.
Free!

Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: Curly Sue (1991)

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Scammer Bill and his pint-sized companion, Curly Sue, comprise a con team who targets a lawyer.
Free!

Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

at Wolfe's Pond Park , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free screening of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.
Free!

Friday, July 7, 2017

Jul 7

Movie Nights in the Rockaways: Spider-Man (2002)

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
We're hosting free movie nights in the Rockaways for the entire family to enjoy. Refreshments will be served!
Free!

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Kids
Jul 7

Films on the Green: LA CEREMONIE by Chabrol, selected by Matthew Weiner

at Old Bandshell Lawn (in Tompkins Square Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Matthew Weiner's Pick for #FilmsOnTheGreen LA CEREMONIE Directed by Claude Chabrol With Isabelle Huppert, Sandrine Bonnaire, Jacqueline Bisset
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 7

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Peter Parker is a nerdy high-schooler who is transformed into a web-spinning vigilante when he is bitten by a genetically altered spider...
Free!

Jul 7

Movies Under the Stars: Cinema Paradiso (1989)

at Vesuvio Playground , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
A prominent movie director returns to his Sicilian home village for the first time in many years to attend the funeral of the town's former film projectionist, who served as his mentor.
Free!

Jul 7

Movies Under the Stars: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

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

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Jack Sparrow schemes to get out of paying a debt to the ghostly Davy Jones.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Jul 8

Movies Under the Stars: The Secret Life of Pets

at Paul Raimonda Playground , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Two mismatched mutts get lost in NYC due to their feuding, and must find their way home.
Free!

Jul 8

Movies Under the Stars: Star Trek

at Willowbrook Park Archery Range (in Willowbrook Park) , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. In this sci-fi prequel, James T. Kirk takes command of the Enterprise during an…
Free!

Jul 8

Movies Under the Stars: The LEGO Batman Movie

at Kivlehan Park , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Jul 9

Movies Under the Stars: Doctor Strange

at Maurice Park (in Frank Principe Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
From Marvel comes Doctor Strange, the story of world-famous neurosurgeon Dr. Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), whose life changes forever...
Free!

Jul 9

Outdoor Movie Night: Sister Act

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

8:40 p.m.10:20 p.m.
A singer hides out in a convent to escape the mob. Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel, and Kathy Najimy.
Free!

Monday, July 10, 2017

Jul 10

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: Sabrina

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The contemporary fairy tale finds the poor chauffeur's daughter (Audrey Hepburn) pursued by the two sons (Humphrey Bogart, William Holden) of her father’s rich Long Island employer.
Free!

Jul 10

Historic Harlem Parks & Manhattan Recreation Film Festival: Get Out

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young African-American man visits his white girlfriend’s family estate, and becomes ensnared in the more sinister real reason for the invitation.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 10

Movies Under the Stars: Sing

at Park House (in Yellowstone Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A koala impresario stages a gala singing competition in order to save his theater.
Free!

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Jul 11

Movie Night : The Little Mermaid

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

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young mermaid strikes a deal with a sea witch to become human in order to land the man of her dreams, even though her father has forbidden her to swim to the surface.
Free!

Jul 11

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A rabbit cop must solve a missing-persons case in a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals.
Free!

Jul 11

Arts, Culture & Fun: La La Land

at Clove Road and Cheshire Place (in Clove Lakes Park) , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
La La Land (2016) Sebastian and Mia are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile…
Free!

Jul 11

Movies Under the Stars: La La Land

at Clove Lakes Park Parkhouse (in Clove Lakes Park) , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Winner of 6 Academy Awards® including Best Director…
Free!

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Jul 12

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Dr. Strangelove

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

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

Jul 12

Outdoor Cinema: Easy Money (Sweden)

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
A handsome grad student finds himself in a double- and triple-crossing world of gangsters and Swedish bankers who provide a post-graduate education he’ll never forget.
Free!

Jul 12

Films on the Green: La Ciencia del Sueno (The Science of Sleep) by Gondry

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The whimsical and imaginative Stéphane has a mundane job at a calendar company in Paris and wishes for a more creative outlet.
Free!

Jul 12

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

at Bloomingdale Playground , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
A rabbit cop must solve a missing person's case in a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 12

Movies Under the Stars: The Sandlot

at Father Macris Park , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. "The Sandlot" is a comedy about a summer of friendship and…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Jul 13

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: Zootopia

at North Lawn (in Stuyvesant Square) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:30 a.m.
The movie will be screened twice: at 6:00 p.m. and at 8:30 p.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 13

Movies with a View: Pariah

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 a.m.
A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 13

Outdoor Movie - 2001: A Space Odyssey

at LIC Landing Events Space (in Hunter's Point South Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Astronauts travel to the moon to study a black monolith before another mission to Jupiter goes awry due to a malfunctioning computer system.
Free!

Jul 13

Movies Under the Stars: Face Off (1997)

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
An FBI agent undergoes a facial transplant surgery and assumes the identity of a terrorist, but the plan turns from bad to worse when the same terrorist impersonates the FBI agent.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 13

Movies Under the Stars: Back to the Future Part II

at Midland Field , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A teen time-travels from 1985 to 2015 in order to save his parents and his…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 14, 2017

Jul 14

Movie Nights in the Rockways: Moana

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
An adventurous teenager sails out on a daring mission to save her people.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 14

Films on the Green: Port of Shadows by Carné, selected by Laurie Anderson

at Old Bandshell Lawn (in Tompkins Square Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Jean, an army deserter, hitchhikes his way into Le Havre looking for a place to hide until he can leave the country on one of the many ships anchored there.
Free!

Jul 14

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A teen girl and a demigod embark on an adventure as they search for a legendary island.
Free!

Jul 14

CANCELLED: Movies Under the Stars: Nerve

at Tompkins Square Park , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
A teen participates in an online game that involves completing challenges and dares throughout NYC, but the experience eventually escalates into a life-or-death struggle.
Free!

Jul 14

Movies Under the Stars: Trolls

at Bloomingdale Park , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. DreamWorks Animation's Trolls is an irreverent comedy extravaganza…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Jul 15

Movies Under the Stars: Ghostbusters (2016)

at Washington Market Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Four women fight ghosts that have invaded New York City and face an entity who can control humans. Rated PG-13.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 15

Movies Under the Stars: Beauty and the Beast

at Grover Cleveland Park (in Grover Cleveland Playground) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic...
Free!

Jul 15

Movies Under the Stars: Power Rangers

at Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. "Power Rangers" follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary…
Free!

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Kids
Jul 15

Movies Under the Stars: Beauty and the Beast

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. The romance between a French belle and a prince who's been hideously…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Jul 16

Movies Under the Stars: Rumble Fish

at Athens Square , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Costa Constantinides, and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film.
Free!

Monday, July 17, 2017

Jul 17

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: Wall Street

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Climbing the ladder of success is ambitious young broker Bud Fox (Charlie Sheen), who is taken under Gordon Gekko’s (Michael Douglas) wing.
Free!

Jul 17

Historic Harlem Parks & Manhattan Recreation Film Festival: We Like It Like That

at West 135th Street Plaza (in St. Nicholas Park) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This fascinating piece of musical history is told through rare concert footage and visits to the old neighborhood with living legends Johnny Colon, Bobby Marin, and Joe Bataan.
Free!

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Jul 18

Movie Night: The Iron Giant

at Jane Bailey Memorial Garden , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young boy befriends a giant robot from outer space that a paranoid government agent wants to destroy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Movies Under the Stars: Transformers: Dark of the Moon

at Seaside Wildlife Nature Park , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. The war between the Autobots and the Decepticons continues in this sequel, in which…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Jul 19

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - What's Up Doc

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

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

Jul 19

Movies Under the Stars: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" opens in 1926 as Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures.
Free!

Jul 19

Movies Under the Stars: Sing

at Raoul Wallenberg Playground (in Highbridge Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
A koala impresario stages a gala singing competition in order to save his bankrupt theater.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 19

Movies Under the Stars: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

at Faber Park (in Faber Pool and Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A lonely boy befriends a homesick alien stranded on Earth and attempts to help him…
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Jul 20

Movies with a View: Casablanca

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 20

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

at North Lawn (in Stuyvesant Square) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Come with your blanket and snacks to sit on the North Lawn in West Stuyvesant.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 20

Movies Under the Stars: Newsies (1992)

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
When young newspaper sellers are exploited beyond reason by their bosses, they set out to enact change and are met by the ruthlessness of big business.
Free!

Jul 20

Movies Under the Stars: Ghostbusters

at Clove Lakes Park Parkhouse (in Clove Lakes Park) , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Unemployed parapsychologists devise a system for neutralizing ghosts when New York…
Free!

Friday, July 21, 2017

Jul 21

Summer on the Hudson: Films on the Green Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Films to be announced.
Free!

Jul 21

Movie Nights in the Rockways: Up

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach) , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Tying thousands of balloons to his house, he flies away to the South American wilderness. But Carl's worst nightmare comes true when he discovers a boy in a stowaway aboard the house.
Free!

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Kids
Jul 21

Films on the Green: Lumiere D'eteby Grémillon, selected by Matías Piñeiro

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Michèle is involved in a love triangle with a worker and an aristocrat whose neighboring castle will be the scene of a show-stopping costume ball.
Free!

Jul 21

Movies Under the Stars: Up

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
An old man and a young explorer team up and take on the wilderness...
Free!

Jul 21

Movies Under the Stars: Jaws

at Cedar Grove Beach Parking Lot (in Great Kills Park) , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. An enormous great white shark terrorizes a summer resort town, where a police…
Free!

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Jul 22

Movies Under the Stars: Hidden Figures

at Wayanda Park , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
As the United States raced to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history.
Free!

Jul 22

Movies Under the Stars: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

at West 172nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Jul 23

'Blissville: An Investigation' Film Screening

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Blissville is the former name of the tiny triangle bounded by the Newtown Creek, the Long Island Expressway, and Calvary Cemetery.

Jul 23

Outdoor Movie Night: Race

at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:45 p.m.
Legendary black Olympian Jesse Owens competes in track and field at the 1936 Games in Nazi Germany, despite the attempts to turn the event into a celebration of Aryan supremacy.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, July 24, 2017

Jul 24

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: Pillow Talk

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Doris Day (scoring her only Oscar nomination) plays a single New York interior decorator sharing a telephone party line (remember them?) with a bachelor composer (Rock Hudson).
Free!

Jul 24

Historic Harlem Parks & Manhattan Recreation Film Festival: Whose Streets?

at The Bandshell (in Jackie Robinson Park) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This film captures how the protests that erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, following the police shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, grew into a worldwide movement.
Free!

Jul 24

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

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

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Bring a blanket or low chair to watch a free screening of the Oscar-winning animated movie Zootopia!
Free!

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Jul 24

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

at Highland Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A rabbit cop must solve a missing-persons case in a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals.
Free!

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Jul 25

Movies Under The Stars - "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park) , Queens

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Rated PG-13. Action and Adventure The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy…
Free!

Jul 25

Movie Night : Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

at 103rd Street Community Garden , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Snow White, pursued by a jealous queen, hides with the Dwarfs; the queen soon learns of this and prepares to feed her a poison apple.
Free!

Jul 25

Movies Under the Stars: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

at Union Turnpike Parking Lot (in Cunningham Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" opens in 1926 as Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures.
Free!

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Jul 26

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - The Truman Show

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

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

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Jul 27

Movies with a View: The Lego Movie

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied ‘Special’, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis.
Free!

Jul 27

Movie Night: Ghostbusters

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

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!

Jul 27

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: Begin Again

at North Lawn (in Stuyvesant Square) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Come with your blanket and snacks to sit on the North Lawn in West Stuyvesant.
Free!

Jul 27

Movies Under the Stars: The Matrix (1999)

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
A hacker learns his world is a virtual-reality simulation run by malevolent machines and joins a group of superpowered revolutionaries aiming to tear down the system.
Free!

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Jul 27

Movies Under the Stars: Singin' in the Rain (1952)

at Baseball Field (in Corlears Hook Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
In this lighthearted musical spoof of the early days of Hollywood, a 1920s silent-film star falls for a spunky chorus girl, much to the dismay of his diva-ish leading lady.
Free!

Friday, July 28, 2017

Jul 28

Movie Night Across from Golden Pond: Finding Dory

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

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Amnesiac blue tang Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of pals Nemo and Marlin.
Free!

Jul 28

Summer on the Hudson: Films on the Green Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Films to be announced.
Free!

Jul 28

Films on the Green: Elena and Her Men by Renoir, selected by Isabella Rossellini

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
When a famous general falls for her charms, Elena finds herself entangled in both romantic intrigue and political conspiracy—with the hearts of several men, and the future of France, in her hands.
Free!

Jul 28

Movies Under the Stars: Finding Dory

at Crocheron Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Amnesiac blue tang Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of pals Nemo and Marlin.
Free!

Jul 28

Movies Under the Stars: The Good Dinosaur (2015)

at White Playground (in White Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
In a world where the dinosaurs never went extinct, a lost dinosaur befriends a prehistoric boy while searching for his family.
Free!

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Kids

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Jul 29

Movies Under the Stars: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Set 70 years before the time of Harry Potter, the film chronicles the adventures of magic creature expert and writer, Newt Scamander, in New York's secret wizarding community.
Free!

Jul 29

Movies Under the Stars: Power Rangers

at Grover Cleveland Park (in Grover Cleveland Playground) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
"Power Rangers" follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary...
Free!

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Jul 30

Movies Under the Stars: My Bodyguard

at Athens Square , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film.
Free!

Monday, July 31, 2017

Jul 31

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: The Hustler

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Nominated for 9 Oscars, this dark and gritty tale of pool hall sharks won for Cinematography and Art Direction.
Free!

Jul 31

Historic Harlem Parks & Manhattan Recreation Film Festival: Green White Green

at 110th Street and Manhattan Avenue (in Morningside Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Green White Green humorously explores social and political views commonly held throughout Nigeria, with each character representing one of the country’s three major ethnic groups.
Free!

Jul 31

Movies Under the Stars: Ella Enchanted

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A girl tries to lift a curse that makes her overly obedient.
Free!

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Aug 2

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - The Muppets Movie

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

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

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Kids
Aug 2

Outdoor Cinema: The Challenge (Qatar/France/Italy)

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Italian artist Yuri Ancarani’s visually striking documentary enters the surreal world of wealthy Qatari sheikhs who moonlight as amateur falconers, with no expenses spared along the way.
Free!

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Aug 3

Citi Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location , South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan , West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
Spend your summer Thursdays in Union Square Park with over 135 free events for all ages from June 15 through August 10, including a free screening of The Karate Kid.
Free!

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Kids
Aug 3

Citi Summer in the Square Throwback Thursday Movie Nights: The Karate Kid

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Prepare to wax on and wax off with Mr. Miyagi as we watch The Karate Kid on Union Square Park’s North Plaza.
Free!

Aug 3

Movies with a View: 9 to 5

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Three female employees of a sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot find a way to turn the tables on him.
Free!

Friday, August 4, 2017

Aug 4

Movie Night Across from Golden Pond: Space Jam

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

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Michael Jordan tries to save Bugs Bunny from aliens plotting to kidnap him. Voices: Billy West, Danny DeVito, Kath Soucie. Directed by Joe Pytka.
Free!

Aug 4

Arts, Culture & Fun: Fame

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
At New York's High School of Performing Arts, students from all walks of life get the chance to hone their skills as singers, actors, dancers and more.
Free!

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Aug 6

Outdoor Movie Night: A League of Their Own

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

8:15 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A look at the first women's professional baseball league focuses on the rivalry between sisters on the same team, and their washed up, hard-drinking coach.
Free!

Monday, August 7, 2017

Aug 7

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: All That Jazz

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
?“It’s showtime, folks!” Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider) is a workaholic Broadway director and choreographer. He is also a womanizer, a heavy drinker, a chain smoker and frequent pill popper.
Free!

Aug 7

Movies Under the Stars: The Wiz

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

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
In the The Wiz, Dorothy chases after her dog during a NYC snowstorm, gets swept up by a cyclone and gets transplanted to the Land of Oz.
Free!

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Aug 9

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - The Big Lebowski

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

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

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Aug 10

Movies with a View: 42

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This movie is about Jackie Robinson and his journey to becoming a Brooklyn Dodger.
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, August 11, 2017

Aug 11

Movie Night Across from Golden Pond: A Bug's Life

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

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A bumbling ant recruits a band of insect circus performers to save his colony from an army of greedy grasshoppers.
Free!

Aug 11

Arts, Culture & Fun: Newsies

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In this musical, homeless New York City newsboy Jack "Cowboy" Kelly befriends two newcomers to his trade, David and Les Jacobs..
Free!

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Aug 12

Historic Harlem Parks & Manhattan Recreation Film Festival: 13th Film Screening and Soul Train Tribute

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This 2017 Academy Award nominated documentary takes an in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality.
Free!

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Event

Monday, August 14, 2017

Aug 14

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: North by Northwest

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Alfred Hitchcock was at the top of his game when he directed Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint in this sophisticated cross-country thriller.
Free!

Aug 14

Outdoor Movie Screening - NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century by Andrea Mostrovito

at Pier 63 , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
More Art premieres "NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century" by Andrea Mastrovito, a spectacular, hand-animated, silent film that combines music and community engagement.
Free!

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Aug 16

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Beetlejuice

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

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

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Event

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Aug 17

Movies with a View: Mad Max: Fury Road

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in post-apocalyptic Australia in search for her homeland with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper, and a drifter named Max.
Free!

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Event
Aug 17

Outdoor Movie Screening - NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century by Andrea Mostrovito

at Queens Museum of Art (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
More Art premieres "NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century" by Andrea Mastrovito, a spectacular, hand-animated, silent film that combines music and community engagement.
Free!

Friday, August 18, 2017

Aug 18

Arts, Culture & Fun: La La Land

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Sebastian and Mia are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love...
Free!

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Aug 20

Outdoor Movie Night: Motorcycle Diaries (Spanish, English Subtitles)

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

8:00 p.m.10:10 p.m.
Watch the 2004 biopic about the early travels of Ernesto "Che" Guevara outdoors under the stars.
Free!

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Event

Monday, August 21, 2017

Aug 21

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: Dirty Dancing

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Seventeen-year-old Baby (Jennifer Grey) goes on vacation with her family to a resort in the Catskills. Baby is bored until she meets hunky professional dancer Johnny (Patrick Swayze).
Free!

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Event
Aug 21

Movies Under the Stars: The Jungle Book

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

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Bring a blanket or low chair to watch a free screening of The Jungle Book, an exciting adventure about a young boy raised in the jungle with animals.
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Aug 24

Movies with a View: Public Vote!

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The public will vote between Footloose, Dear White People, or Network.
Free!

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Aug 27

Immigrant Voices Series: Love Express Film Screening

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The film is set on the 7 train line. Even though these commuters are different by their ethnicity and neighborhood; they all share the 7 line as a community.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Sep 7

Films on the Green: The Wild Child by Truffaut, selected by James Ivory

at Low Memorial Library, Columbia University , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
A scantily clothed and dirty young boy who was found in the forest is admitted to the National Institute for the Deaf and Dumb in Paris.
Free!

Sep 7

Outdoor Movie Screening - NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century by Andrea Mostrovito

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

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
More Art premieres "NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century" by Andrea Mastrovito, a spectacular, hand-animated, silent film that combines music and community engagement.
Free!

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Sep 9

Historic Harlem Parks & Manhattan Recreation Film Festival: The Fits

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A dreamy exploration of girlhood, The Fits follows an 11-year-old tomboy as she tries to fit in with her peers after joining an all-girl dance team.
Free!

Sep 9

Outdoor Movie Screening - NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century by Andrea Mostrovito

at Sunset Park , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
More Art premieres "NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century" by Andrea Mastrovito, a spectacular, hand-animated, silent film that combines music and community engagement.
Free!

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Sep 14

Outdoor Movie Screening - NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century by Andrea Mostrovito

at Mineral Springs (in Central Park) , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
More Art premieres "NYsferatu: Symphony of a Century" by Andrea Mastrovito, a spectacular, hand-animated, silent film that combines music and community engagement.
Free!

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Sep 20

Outdoor Movie Night: Malcolm X

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

7:15 p.m.10:40 p.m.
A biography chronicling the life and death of assassinated civil-rights leader Malcolm X.
Free!

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