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Movies Under the Stars

Pack up the picnic chair, and watch a flick in the great outdoors! Through Movies Under the Stars, the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and NYC Parks bring more than 150 film screenings to parks throughout the five boroughs. Enjoy family-friendly entertainment in the city's parks and playgrounds, ranging from great new movies to all-time classics.

Our movies have chairs reserved for seniors and people with disabilities, so that everyone can enjoy a good movie. Bring some food, find a great spot, and enjoy the show!

Movies Under the Stars Events

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Sep15

Movies Under the Stars: Teen Titans Go! To the Movie

at Linden ParkBrooklyn

7:15 p.m.9:15 p.m.
The Teen Titans realize they're not "real" superheroes because there's not a movie about them. The five friends vow to do something heroic enough to warrant a big-screen adaption.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Sep17

Movies Under the Stars: Kubo and the Two Strings

at Seward ParkManhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armour worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Sep18

Movies Under the Stars: The Little Mermaid

at White PlaygroundManhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young reporter and his niece discover a beautiful and enchanting creature they believe to be the real little mermaid.
Free!

Must See
Event

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Sep19

Movies Under the Stars: Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey

at Dyker Beach ParkBrooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey Enjoy Throwback Thursday with this…
Free!

Sep19

Movies Under the Stars: Dumbo

at Hamilton Fish ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark secrets beneath its shiny veneer.
Free!

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Kids

Friday, September 20, 2019

Sep20

Historic Harlem Parks, Movies Under the Stars, Image Nation: Daughters of Dust

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

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
?A critically acclaimed classic, Daughters of the Dust is a picturesque tale set in 1902, about a family in the Gullah community that suffers a generational split.
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep20

Movies Under the Stars: Teen Titans Go! To the Movies

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

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
In this hilarious animated feature, the Teen Titans realize they're not "real" superheroes because there's not a movie about them.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep20

Movies Under the Stars: Creed II

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

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, newly crowned heavyweight champion Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago.
Free!

Sep20

Movies Under the Stars: Avenger: Endgame

at Brookville ParkQueens

7:30 p.m.10:45 p.m.

Free!

Must See
Event
Sep20

Movies Under the Stars: Aladdin (2019)

at Lemon Creek ParkStaten Island This is an Accessible location

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. A street rat pursues the princess of Agrabah with the help of a powerful genie who…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep20

Movies Under the Stars: Aladdin

at Vidalia ParkBronx

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A street rat pursues the princess of Agrabah with the help of a powerful genie.
Free!

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Sep21

Movies Under the Stars: Avengers: Endgame

at Carl Schurz ParkManhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to reverse Thanos' actions and restore balance to the universe.
Free!

Sep21

Movies Under the Stars: Aladdin (2019)

at Scarangella ParkBrooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! Aladdin (2019) In this live-action version of the Disney classic,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Movies Under the Stars:The Edge of Seventeen (R)

at Monsignor McGolrick Park (in Msgr. McGolrick Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free film! The Edge of Seventeen (R) This coming of age dramedy follows high school junior…
Free!

Sep21

Movies Under the Stars: The Secret Life of Pets 2

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

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Max and his pet friends explore the idyllic farm they now call home once their…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Movies Under the Stars: A Dog's Way Home

at Paul Raimonda PlaygroundQueens

7:45 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Movies Under the Stars: Creed ll

at Ferry Point ParkBronx

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed.
Free!

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Sep25

Movies Under the Stars: Robin Hood

at Washington Market ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Free!

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Sep26

Movies Under the Stars: My Little Pony

at Inwood Hill ParkManhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
After a dark force conquers Canterlot, the Mane 6 embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their homeland.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep26

Movies Under the Stars: Pokemon Detective Pikachu

at Naples PlaygroundStaten Island This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. The world of Pokémon comes to life! The first-ever live-action…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 27, 2019

Sep27

Movies Under the Stars: Love in the Time of Cholera (R)

at Maria Hernandez ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.8:45 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free film! Love in the Time of Cholera (R) Set In late 19th century Cartagena, Colombia, this…
Free!

Sep27

Movies Under the Stars: Claudine

at Marcus Garvey ParkManhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In the 1970s Harlem, garbage collector Roop feels intimidated by the idea of dating Claudine who is a single mother of six on welfare.
Free!

Sep27

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Conference House ParkStaten 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. Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour to lend him a helping…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep27

Movies Under the Stars: Space Jam

at Concrete Plant ParkBronx

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Michael Jordan must help the Looney Tunes win a basketball game against a group of outer-space creatures.
Free!

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Sep28

Movies Under the Stars: The Emoji Movie

at Lt. Joseph Petrosino ParkBrooklyn

6:45 p.m.8:45 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for free family film! The Emoji Movie This 2017 comedy film centers on Gene, a multi-expressional…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep28

Movies Under the Stars: Avengers: Endgame

at Herbert Von King ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.9:47 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free film! Avengers: Endgame This blockbuster picks up after the devastation of the Infinity…
Free!

Sep28

Movies Under the Stars: X-Men: Dark Phoenix

at Willowbrook ParkStaten Island

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Jean Grey begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt and turn her into a Dark…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep28

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

at Samuel Seabury PlaygroundManhattan

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come early! Before this screening, we will have complimentary pretzels, popcorn, face painting, and more activities related to the movie.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep28

Movies Under the Stars: The Secret Life Of Pets 2

at Detective Keith Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:45 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Sep29

Movies Under the Stars: Shazam!

at Grandview Playground (in The Big Park)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. We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, September 30, 2019

Sep30

Movies Under the Stars: Secret Life of Pets 2

at St. John's Recreation CenterBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.8:45 p.m.
?This delightful sequel follows Max on a challenging visit to the country. He befriends Rooster, a gruff farm dog who tries to cure the lovable pooch of his neuroses.
Free!

Best For
Kids

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