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Free Summer Movies

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

Free Summer Movies Events

Saturday, May 26, 2018

May 26

Movies Under the Stars: Jaws

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

7:30 p.m.9:30 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!

May 26

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man Homecoming

at Sol Bloom Playground , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Spider-Man learns the ropes of being a superhero under the tutelage of Tony Stark. Eager to prove himself to Stark, Spider-Man soon gets tangled up with a villain known as the Vulture.
Free!

May 26

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at William F. Passannante Ballfield , Manhattan

7:30 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! A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 26

Movies Under the Stars: Finding Dory

at Gorman Playground , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Amnesiac blue tang Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of pals Nemo and Marlin.
Free!

May 26

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

at P.S. 249 , Brooklyn

8:15 p.m.10:15 p.m.
In this update of the wonderful 1995 adventure, four high school kids discover and that you don't just play Jumanji - you must survive it.
Free!

May 26

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Crotona Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz...
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Kids
May 26

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji Welcome to the Jungle

at Franz Sigel Park , Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Four high school kids discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game's jungle setting, literally becoming the adult avatars they chose.
Free!

Sunday, May 27, 2018

May 27

Movies Under the Stars: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

at The Painter's Playground , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This family comedy tells the story of two pranksters named George and Harold, who hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.
Free!

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

May 30

Movies Under the Stars: Ghost in the Shell

at Seward Park , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Based on the internationally-acclaimed sci-fi property, Ghost in the Shell follows Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9.
Free!

Thursday, May 31, 2018

May 31

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at St. Vartan Park , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse.
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Kids

Friday, June 1, 2018

Jun 1

Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther Movie Screening and Wakanda Fashion Show

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

6:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Before the movie screening, we will have a Wakanda Style Fashion Show, music, live African drumming, and more activities related to the movie.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 1

Movies Under the Stars: Thor: Ragnarok

at Willowbrook Park Archery Range (in Willowbrook 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. After being defeated in combat by his half-sister Hela, Thor ends up as an…
Free!

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Jun 1

Films on the Green: Le Grand Restaurant

at Cedar Hill (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
During a dinner at the "Grand Restaurant,” a South American head of state mysteriously disappears.
Free!

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Jun 2

Movies Under the Stars: Art of Brooklyn Film Festival - Best of the Fest

at Sunset Park , Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Watch a collection of shorts from the 2016 Art of Brooklyn Film Festival that represents some of the most exciting new filmmakers in the Brooklyn indie film.
Free!

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Jun 2

Movies Under the Stars: The Lion King

at Seguine Avenue and Purdy Place (in Lemon Creek Park) , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
A royal lion cub is driven into exile after his uncle murders his father.
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Kids
Jun 2

Movies Under the Stars: Dr. Suess' The Lorax

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A young boy meets a cantankerous yet endearing creature known as the Lorax while…
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Kids
Jun 2

Movies Under the Stars: The Greatest Showman

at Washington Market Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Greatest Showman celebrates the birth of show business, and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
Free!

Jun 2

Movies Under the Stars: Deep

at Samuel Seabury Playground , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In 2100, when humanity has abandoned the earth, a colony of extravagant creatures still thrives in the deepest abyss of the ocean.
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Kids
Jun 2

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

at Lawn Near 79th Street Entrance (in Shore Park and Parkway) , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
When Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin) becomes the first rabbit to join the Zootopia police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law.
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Kids

Sunday, June 3, 2018

Jun 3

NYC Parks Retro Drive-In Cinema: Fiddler on the Roof

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

8:20 p.m.11:20 p.m.
Pack-up the kids in the car and join us in the Manhattan Beach parking lot as we screen this iconic film.
Free!

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Jun 5

Movies Under the Stars: Lady Bird

at St. Nicholas Park 135 Lawn (in St. Nicholas Park) , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In 2002, an artistically inclined seventeen-year-old girl comes of age in California. Before this screening, we will have complimentary ice cream, popcorn, and more activities!
Free!

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Event

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Jun 6

Movies Under the Stars: Boss Baby

at De Witt Clinton Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 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! A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the...
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Kids

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Jun 7

Movies Under the Stars: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Misouri

at Corporal John A Seravalli Playground (in Corporal John A. Seravalli Playground) , Manhattan

8:00 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! A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder...
Free!

Jun 7

Movies Under the Stars: Pride Month Series: Moonlight

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Moonlight is a chronicle of the childhood, adolescence, and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
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Event

Friday, June 8, 2018

Jun 8

Movies Under the Stars: Fences

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

8:00 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. Adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a black garbage collector in…
Free!

Jun 8

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at The Meadow at Cedar Grove Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:00 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. From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping,…
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Kids
Jun 8

Movies Under the Stars: MOCA Cinema: Mulan

at Columbus Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
To save her father from death in the army, a young maiden secretly goes in his place and becomes one of China's greatest heroines in the process.
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Kids
Jun 8

Films on the Green: The Scent of Green Papaya

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In 1950s Saigon, 10-year-old Mui (Man San) enters household service for an affluent but troubled Vietnamese family. But one day, the father disappears with the fortune of the household.
Free!

Jun 8

Movies Under the Stars: Saturday Church

at McCarren Park Pool Deck (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Celebrate Pride with NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment is a free screening of the award-winning, coming-of-age musical fantasy follows Ulysses.
Free!

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Event

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Jun 9

CinemaLIC Presents: The Wizard of Oz

at Hunter's Point South Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Wizard of Oz begins when a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy (Judy Garland) and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical land of Oz.
Free!

Jun 9

Movies Under the Stars: Field of Dreams

at LaTourette Park Parking Lot

8:00 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. Best Picture nominee is a fantasy about a farmer who builds a ballpark in his…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Movies Under the Stars: Wonder Woman

at John Jay Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.
Free!

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Event
Jun 9

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Ferris Bueller's Day Off

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

8:40 p.m.10:40 p.m.
Whether you are watching this 80s film again or seeing it for the first time, come out and enjoy the fun!
Free!

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Event

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Jun 10

Movies Under the Stars: Rocky

at John Paul Jones Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

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 film! In this Oscar-winning classic, Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) is a…
Free!

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Jun 12

Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther

at Samuel N. Bennerson 2nd Playground , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider.
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Event

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Jun 13

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at St. Catherine's Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Come early! Before this screening we will have ice cream, popcorn, face painters ,and other activities related to the movie.
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Jun 14

Movies Under the Stars: West Side Story

at Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley) , 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. Rival New York street gangs war in Manhattan over turf boundaries while two youths…
Free!

Jun 14

Movies Under the Stars: The Shape of Water

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

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.
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Jun 14

Movies Under the Stars: Pride Month Series: Stonewall

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Stonewall chronicles a young man's political awakening and coming of age during the days and weeks leading up to the Stonewall Riots.
Free!

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Event

Friday, June 15, 2018

Jun 15

CinemaLIC Presents: Moonstruck

at Hunter's Point South Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
No sooner does Italian-American widow Loretta (Cher) accept a marriage proposal from her doltish boyfriend, Johnny (Danny Aiello), than she finds herself falling for his brother, Ronny (Nicolas Cage).
Free!

Jun 15

Movies Under the Stars: Transformers: The Last Knight

at Midland Field , 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. A group of humans and Autobots investigate the secret history of the…
Free!

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Kids
Jun 15

Movies Under the Stars: MOCA Cinema: The Lego Ninjago Movie

at Columbus Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Shunned by everyone for being the son of an evil warlord, a teenager seeks to defeat him with the help of his fellow ninjas. Come early! We will have different games and activities before the movie.
Free!

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Kids
Jun 15

Drive-In Movie: Grease

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?
Free!

Jun 15

Films on the Green: The Rules of the Game

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Over the course of the weekend the haute bourgeoisie acquaintances reveal themselves to be absurdly, almost primitively, cruel and vapid.
Free!

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Jun 16

Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther

at Bloomingdale 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. A superhero known as Black Panther defends Wakanda, a technologically advanced…
Free!

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Event
Jun 16

Movies Under the Stars: Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

at Arthur Von Briesen Park (in Von Briesen Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Live-action version of the kids' book about a pesky kitty. Know Before You…
Free!

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Kids
Jun 16

Movies Under the Stars: The Greatest Showman

at Little Flower Playground , Manhattan

8:00 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! Celebrates the birth of show business, and tells of a visionary...
Free!

Jun 16

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

at Amersfort Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In this update of the wonderful 1995 adventure, four high school kids discover and that you don't just play Jumanji - you must survive it.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Jun 17

Father's Day Film Screening: Zootopia

at Lewis H Latimer House , Queens  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This 2016 Disney animation entertains and offers a tool for parents to start the conversation with children about some serious issues related to racism.
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Kids
Jun 17

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

at Bill Brown Playground , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:15 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film!
Free!

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Kids

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Jun 19

Movies Under the Stars: Logan

at Wright Brothers Playground , Manhattan

8:00 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! In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X, somewhere on the Mexican border...
Free!

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Jun 21

Movies Under the Stars: Pride Month Series: God's Own Country

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Young farmer Johnny Saxby numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker ignites an intense relationship that sets Johnny on a new path.
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Jun 21

School of Rock

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

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of a strict elementary private school, only to try and turn it into a rock band.
Free!

Friday, June 22, 2018

Jun 22

Movies Under the Stars: Festival Friday: Hip Hop Film Festival - The Art of the Score

at Fort Greene Park , Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Art Of The Score is a free to the public event held at Fort Greene Park in Brooklyn NY. The one-day event includes a live scoring contest…
Free!

Jun 22

Movies Under the Stars: The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie: Sponge Out of Water

at Seaside Wildlife Nature Park , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. SpongeBob and Plankton form an alliance to recover the secret recipe for Krabby…
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Kids
Jun 22

Movies Under the Stars: Yogi Bear

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

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Yogi Bear (voiced by Dan Aykroyd), Boo Boo and Ranger Rick must save Jellystone…
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Kids
Jun 22

Movies Under the Stars: MOCA Cinema: Pushing Hands

at Columbus Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A Chinese tai-chi master moves to America to live with his son's family. Come early! We will have a Tai-Chi demonstration before the movie.
Free!

Jun 22

Films on the Green: La Bûche

at WNYC Transmitter Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Will there be a “bûche,” for Christmas? A family of 3 sisters with opposite characters, and their divorced parents will try to settle their old accounts answering this question!
Free!

Jun 22

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Wonder Woman

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

8:40 p.m.10:50 p.m.
Wonder Woman is the story of Diana (Gal Gadot), daughter of Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazonian warrior women, as she sets out on a mission to save the world.
Free!

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Jun 23

Movies Under the Stars: Dunkirk

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Dunkirk is a WWII thriller about the evacuation of Dunkirk, France, in which 400,000 Allied troops were rescued following a catastrophic defeat.
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Jun 23

Movies Under the Stars: Marshall

at St. Nicholas Park 135 Lawn (in St. Nicholas Park) , Manhattan

8:00 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 story of Thurgood Marshall, lawyer who would become the first African-American Supreme Court Justice...
Free!

Jun 23

Movies Under the Stars: Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

at Bay 8th Street and Independence Avenue (in Dyker Beach Park) , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In this sequel to the animated Disney comedy, Surly and his friends must stop Oakton City's mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amusement park.
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Jun 26

Movies Under the Stars: Fences

at Moore Playground , Manhattan

8:00 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! A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s...
Free!

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Jun 27

Movies Under the Stars: The Greatest Showman

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

8:00 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! Celebrates the birth of show business, and tells of a visionary...
Free!

Jun 27

Movies Under the Stars: The Lion King

at Kelly Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This beloved animated Disney classic follows the adventures of Simba, a lion cub crown prince tricked by his treacherous uncle, into thinking he caused his father's death.
Free!

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Jun 28

Movie Nights in Rockaway - Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join us for a free movie at the beach! Now playing--Star Wars: The Last Jedi!
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Kids
Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: Chicago

at Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:00 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. This Best Picture winner is based on the Broadway hit about homicidal femmes…
Free!

Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

at Chelsea Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 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! Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal...
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Kids
Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: Pride Month Series: Saturday Church

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A 14 year-old-boy, struggling with gender identity and religion begins to use fantasy to escape his life in the inner city and finds his passion in the process.
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Jun 28

Movies Under the Stars: Power Rangers (2017)

at Pena Herrera Park (in Pena Herrera Playground) , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Five ordinary teens must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove - and the world - is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat.
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Friday, June 29, 2018

Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Homecoming

at Willowbrook Park Archery Range (in Willowbrook 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. Spider-Man learns the ropes of being a superhero under the tutelage of Tony Stark,…
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Kids
Jun 29

Movies Under the Stars: MOCA Cinema: The Last Dragon

at Columbus Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In New York City, a young man searches for the "master" to obtain the final level of martial arts mastery known as the glow. Along the way, he must fight a corrupted martial arts expert.
Free!

Jun 29

Films on the Green: Garçon!

at WNYC Transmitter Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Alex is a head waiter in a popular Parisian bistro. Between his incessant comings and goings from the restaurant’s kitchen to the dining room, Alex dreams of opening an amusement park.
Free!

Jun 29

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

at McKinley Park , 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! This heart-warming 1982 classic tell the story of a young boy, Elliot (Henry…
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Jun 29

Arts, Culture & Fun: Celebration of Ingmar Bergman - Movie Screening: Smiles of a Summer Night

at Driggs Avenue and Lorimer Street (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
After fifteen films that received mostly local acclaim, the 1955 comedy Smiles of a Summer Night (Sommarnattens leende) at last ushered in an international audience for Ingmar Bergman.
Free!

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Jun 30

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

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

8:00 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. Four teenagers are sucked into a magical video game, and the only way they can…
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Kids
Jun 30

Movies Under the Stars: A League of Their Own

at Schmul Park , Staten Island

8:00 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. A look at the first women's professional baseball league focuses on the rivalry…
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Kids
Jun 30

Movies Under the Stars: Wonder Woman

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

8:00 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! When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training...
Free!

Friday, July 6, 2018

Jul 6

Films on the Green: Le Boucher (The Butcher)

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In a provincial French town, a schoolmistress Hélène befriends the charmingly passionate local butcher Popaul. Shortly after Popaul’s return to his hometown, 2 bodies are discovered.
Free!

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Jul 8

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

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

8:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
A sequel to the 90s favorite Jumanji, this film is set 20 years after we first heard of the interactive and mysterious Jumanji game.
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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Jul 11

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show- Who Framed Roger Rabbit

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A detective tries to clear the name of a rabbit framed for murder.
Free!

Jul 11

Outdoor Cinema: Monsoon Wedding

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
A buoyant comedy of an Indian family preparing for a flamboyant (arranged) marriage, Monsoon Wedding finds the frenzied upper-middle-class Vernas of Delhi facing impending disaster.
Free!

Jul 11

Films on the Green: El discreto encanto de la burguesía (The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie)

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This film will be shown in French with Spanish subtitles. A group of six friends have their dinner plans continually interrupted due to a series of bizarre events.
Free!

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Jul 12

Movies Under the Stars: The Lion King

at Brevoort Playground , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! This beloved animated Disney classic follows the adventures of Simba (Zoe…
Free!

Friday, July 13, 2018

Jul 13

Films on the Green: Romantics Anonymous

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chocolate factory owner Jean-René hires Angélique, a gifted chocolate maker. Although they are both incredibly shy, their passion for chocolate brings them together.
Free!

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Jul 14

Movie Nights in Rockaway: Big Fish

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

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In Big Fish (2003), an estranged son tries to reconcile with his dying father, a Southern raconteur.
Free!

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Jul 18

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Sita Sings the Blues

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join us on the pier for a screening of the animation film, SIta Sings the Blues!
Free!

Jul 18

Outdoor Cinema: Black Mother

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Black Mother channels rebellion and reverence into a deeply personal ode informed by Jamaica’s turbulent history and the urgent present.
Free!

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Jul 19

CinemaLIC Presents: Sleepless in Seattle

at Hunter's Point South Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan star in Nora Ephron's wonderfully romantic comedy about two people drawn together by destiny.
Free!

Friday, July 20, 2018

Jul 20

Summer on the Hudson: Films on the Green Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The French Embassy and NYC Parks present the 11th annual outdoor Films on the Green Festival featuring free French movies in NYC parks. Visit frenchculture.org for more details.
Free!

Jul 20

Films on the Green: You Will Be My Son

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Paul de Marseul is the passionate, demanding proprietor of his prestigious family wine estate in Saint-Émilion. But he has no faith in his son, Martin, who works at the vineyard.
Free!

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Jul 22

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park - The LEGO Batman Movie

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

8:30 p.m.10:10 p.m.
Within the Lego Universe, Batman (Will Arnett) must save Gotham City from his arch-enemy The Joker (Zach Galifianakis) who has vowed the ultimate revenge.
Free!

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Jul 23

Movies Under the Stars: Grease

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of this popular classic!
Free!

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Jul 25

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Toy Story 3

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, featuring Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and friends!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Outdoor Cinema: The Young Girls of Rochefort (France)

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Real-life sisters, uber-gorgeous Catherine Deneuve and Françoise Dorléac play twins looking for love.
Free!

Friday, July 27, 2018

Jul 27

Summer on the Hudson: Films on the Green Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The French Embassy and NYC Parks present the 11th annual outdoor Films on the Green Festival featuring free French movies in NYC parks. Visit frenchculture.org for more details.
Free!

Jul 27

Films on the Green: Haute Cuisine

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Hortense, a renowned chef from Perigord, is astonished when the President of France appoints her as his personal cook, responsible for creating all his meals at the Elysée Palace.
Free!

Monday, July 30, 2018

Jul 30

Movies Under the Stars: Big

at Lower Highland Playground (in Highland Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of this popular classic starring Tom Hanks.
Free!

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Aug 1

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Coco

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring the kids, and settle in for a movie night featuring this Oscar-winning animation film!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Outdoor Cinema: Loveling

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for a free movie under the stars!
Free!

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Aug 2

Summer in the Square Movie Nights

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

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This August 2nd & 9th, join us for our Summer in the Square Movie Nights!
Free!

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Event

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Aug 5

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park - Coco

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

8:15 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Coco is a Disney Pixar animated film that tells the story of 12 year-old Miguel Rivera who is accidentally transported to the land of the dead.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Aug 8

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Summer Wars

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic and settle in for a movie night featuring the animation film, Summer Wars.
Free!

Aug 8

Outdoor Cinema: Spirit of the Beehive (Spain)

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for a free movie under the stars!
Free!

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Aug 9

Summer in the Square Movie Nights

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

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This August 2nd & 9th, join us for our Summer in the Square Movie Nights!
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, August 10, 2018

Aug 10

Movie Nights in Rockaway: Black Panther

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

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join us for a free movie night at the beach for the whole family to enjoy! The Marvel hit movie Black Panther comes to our shores.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Aug 11

Arts, Culture & Fun: Celebration of Ingmar Bergman - Movie Screening: Autumn Sonata

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Autumn Sonata was the only collaboration between cinema’s two great Bergmans: Ingmar, the iconic director of The Seventh Seal, and Ingrid, the monumental star of Casablanca.
Free!

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Aug 15

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - WALL·E

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic and settle in for a free screening of this Oscar-winning classic!
Free!

Aug 15

Outdoor Cinema: Tampopo (Japan)

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This “Noodle Western” is an exploding piñata of gags on two eternal favorites – food and sex.
Free!

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Aug 16

CinemaLIC Presents: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

at Hunter's Point South Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The true story of fast-draws and wild rides, battles with posses, train and bank robberies, a torrid love affair and a new lease on outlaw life in far away Bolivia.
Free!

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Aug 19

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park - Guardian's of the Galaxy

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join space adventurer Peter Quill, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, Gamora, and Drax the Destroyer as they save the universe while being closely pursued by bounty hunters and the powerful villain, Ronan.
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Aug 22

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Up

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring the kids, and settle in for a free screening of this Oscar-winning animation film!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Outdoor Cinema: Kedi

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Filmmaker Ceyda Torun and her nimble cinematographer, Charlie Wuppermann, train their prowling, cat’s eye-level cameras on the stories of seven felines roaming the streets of Turkey.
Free!

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Aug 29

Outdoor Cinema: The Passionate Thief (Italy)

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This recently-restored Italian comedy classic follows an all-night New Year’s Eve in Rome, led by force-of-nature Anna Magnani as a desperate-to-be-noticed movie extra.
Free!

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Sep 6

Films on the Green: The Grocer's Son

at Low Memorial Library, Columbia University , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Antoine is forced to return to his family in Provence to assume the lifestyle he thought he had shed—driving the family grocery cart from hamlet to hamlet.
Free!

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Sep 9

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

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

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Watch this sci-fi adventure as Jyn, the daughter of Galen Erso, an Imperial scientist, joins the Rebel Alliance in a daring plot to steal the Death Star plans.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Sep 15

CinemaLIC Presents: Ratatouille

at Hunter's Point South Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Remy, a resident of Paris, appreciates good food and would love to become a chef. The only problem is, Remy is a rat.
Free!

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Kids

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