Rooftops, parks, and waterside views provide the movie backdrop for NYC’s outdoor options. Now you can watch your favorite films with friends from a variety of alfresco venues. Grab a blanket and some snacks and experience Movie Mondays at Bryant Park, Tuesdays at Mad46, and say farewell to summer in style from Central Park.
And the best part? They’re FREE (mostly)!
BRYANT PARK – Avenue of the Americas between 40th & 42nd Sts
Starts: 5:00 on Lawn
Monday, June 22nd Ghostbusters
Monday, June 29th The Killers
Monday, July 6th The Poseidon Adventure
Monday, July 13th I’m No Angel
Monday, July 20th Badlands
Monday, July 27th Footloose
Monday, August 3rd Marathon Man
Monday, August 10th Desk Set
Monday, August 17th Chinatown
Monday, August 24th Back to the Future
Film Festival Hotline: 212.512.5700
No chairs, tables, dogs, plastic sheets, tarps, bags, or pads are permitted on the Lawn. The gravel area surrounding the Lawn opens at 4:00 p.m. The Lawn opens at 5:00 p.m. All packages, bags, etc. will be inspected upon entry.
CENTRAL PARK – between Sheep Meadow and 72nd Street Cross Drive (Terrace Drive)
Starts: Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Movie begins at 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 25th Fame
Wednesday, August 26th The Blues Brothers
Thursday, August 27th Airplane!
Friday, August 28th Raging Bull
Saturday, August 29th Superman II
“The show must go on” applies here – rain or shine. DJ spins from 6:30 to start of the movie. All films are open captioned. Picnic basket and blanket not included, but encouraged, however, alcohol, glass bottles, chairs, video cameras, and tape recorders are discouraged.
INTREPID – West Side Highway & 46th St.
Thursday, July 9th October Sky
Thursday, July 16th Moon
Thursday, July 23rd Close Encounters
Thursday, July 30th Apollo 13
Thursday, August 6th Wall-E
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. weather permitting. Space is limited. Admission tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis before the screening. Museum members enjoy priority admission in our members-only line. Rules to abide by:
· ALL EXITS ARE FINAL. THERE IS NO REENTRY.
· There is no smoking in the Museum complex.
· One ticket per person
· You must be in line to receive a ticket. All new arrivals must join the back of the line.
· Tickets will be distributed starting at 6:15 p.m., and ticket holders will be queued within the Museum complex. Be sure all members of your party are in line by 6:15 p.m.
Mad46 – Roosevelt Hotel rooftop (19th floor) on Madison & 46th St.
Starts: 9-9:30 p.m. Movie seating: 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 9th Tombstone
Tuesday, June 23rd Jack
Tuesday, July 14th American Hustle
Tuesday, July 28th Sex and the City
Tuesday, August 11th Anchorman
Tuesday, August 25th Ghostbusters
Tuesday, September 15th The Goonies
Table-side wait service is available with reserved seating. Cost: $20./person food & beverage minimum. Pre-show cocktail hour: 8-9:00 p.m.
Death Ave Estiatorio – Outdoor Garden at 315 10th Avenue between 28th & 29th Sts.
Starts: 8:00 p.m.
Monday, June 1st Midnight Express
Sunday, June 7th A Streetcar Named Desire
Monday, June 8th Some Like It Hot
Monday, June 22nd Notorious
Monday, June 29th Annie Hall
Monday, July 6th Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Monday July 13th One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Monday, July 20th The Big Lebowski
Monday, July 27th Last Tango In Paris
Monday, August 3rd Midnight Cowboy
Monday, August 10th Sunset Blvd
Monday, August 17th Vertigo
Monday, August 24th Roman Holiday
Monday, August 31st Bonnie and Clyde
Monday, September 7th 12 Angry Men
Monday, September 14th Pulp Fiction
Monday, September 21st Raging Bull
Monday, September 28th The Sting
Monday, October 5th An American Werewolf in London
Monday, October 12th Night of the Living Dead
Monday, October 19th Psycho
Monday, October 26th Poltergeist
Monday, November 3rd The Shining
Reservations only – must call ahead: 212.695.8080
Bottle service only (wine or beer)
Tables will have the cheese tasting board and shared spreads (added to bill)
Arrive before 7:30 p.m.
MORE FREE SUMMER MOVIES!
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