Poster of ON THE BASIS OF SEX

ON THE BASIS OF SEX

Cinemas 1, 2 & 3
PG-13  |  2 hours 0 minutes

Oscar nominee Felicity Jones (THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING) stars in this inspiring and spirited true story that follows Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a young lawyer at the time, who teams up with her husband Marty (Armie Hammer, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME) to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination.

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 24

Recliners w/ Reserved Seating

Recliners w/ Reserved Seating

Recliners w/ Reserved Seating

Recliners w/ Reserved Seating

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IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK

East 86th St. Cinema
R  |  2 hours 0 minutes

Academy Award winning director Barry Jenkins (MOONLIGHT) brings to life IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK, based on the acclaimed novel by James Baldwin. It follows a Harlem woman whose fiance is unjustly improsoned, who sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence. Starring KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Regina King and Brian Tyree Henry.

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 24

Reserved Seating

Reserved Seating

Reserved Seating

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VICE

East 86th St. Cinema
R  |  2 hours 12 minutes

VICE explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. From Oscar winner Adam McKay (THE BIG SHORT), and featuring an all star cast including Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carrell and Sam Rockwell. 

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 24

Reserved Seating

Reserved Seating

Reserved Seating

Reserved Seating

Poster of DRAGON BALL SUPER: BROLY

DRAGON BALL SUPER: BROLY

East 86th St. Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 40 minutes

A planet destroyed, a powerful race reduced to nothing. After the devastation of Planet Vegeta, three Saiyans were scattered among the stars, destined for different fates. While two found a home on Earth, the third was raised with a burning desire for vengeance and developed an unbelievable power. And the time for revenge has come. Destinies collide in a battle that will shake the universe to its very core! Goku is back to training hard so he can face the most powerful foes the universes have to offer, and Vegeta is keeping up righ..

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Film opens on Wed, Jan 16

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Reserved Seating

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Reserved Seating

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Reserved Seating

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Reserved Seating

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Reserved Seating

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Reserved Seating

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Reserved Seating

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MARY POPPINS RETURNS

The Beekman Theatre
PG  |  2 hours 10 minutes

Emily Blunt takes on the role of the practically-perfect nannywith magical skills in MARY POPPINS RETURNS, with Lin-Manuel Miranda by her side as Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter. In this all new adventure from Director Rob Marshall (CHICAGO, INTO THE WOODS), Poppins returns to Depression-era London to visit Jane (Emily Mortimer) and Michael Banks (Ben Whishaw), to help them rediscover the joy they knew as children. Also starring Julie Walters, Colin Firth, Meryl Streep, with Dick Van Dyke and Angela Lansbury. 

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Film opens on Wed, Dec 19

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VICE

The Beekman Theatre
R  |  2 hours 12 minutes

VICE explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. From Oscar winner Adam McKay (THE BIG SHORT), and featuring an all star cast including Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carrell and Sam Rockwell. 

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 24

Poster of BOLSHOI BALLET: THE NUTCRACKER

BOLSHOI BALLET: THE NUTCRACKER

The Beekman Theatre
PG  |  2 hours 20 minutes

On Christmas Eve, Marie’s Nutcracker doll magically transforms into a prince and together their wonderful adventure begins. The Nutcracker invites audiences of all ages on a magical journey, through a world of enchantment, complete with dancing snowflakes and dolls that have come to life, accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s beloved score. The timeless holiday classic returns to the Bolshoi stage this December for a live broadcast.

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Film opens on Wed, Dec 26

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National Theatre Live: THE TRAGEDY OF KING RICHARD II

The Beekman Theatre
PG-13  |  2 hours 30 minutes

Simon Russell Beale plays William Shakespeare’s Richard II, broadcast live from the stage of the Almeida Theatre in London to cinemas. This visceral new production about the limits of power will be directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins, whose previous plays include Little Revolution at the Almeida and Absolute Hell at the National Theatre.Richard II, King of England, is irresponsible, foolish and vain. His weak leadership sends his kingdom into disarray and his court into uproar. Seeing no other option but to seize power, the ambitious Boli..

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Film opens on Tue, Jan 15

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

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BOLSHOI BALLET: LA BAYARDÈRE

The Beekman Theatre
PG  |  3 hours 20 minutes

The temple dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor fall deeply in love, igniting heated passions and murderous intrigues when the Rajah and his daughter Gamzatti discover their forbidden love. La Bayadere is one of the greatest works in classical ballet history – a story of love, death and vengeful judgment, set in India. Dazzling sets and costumes, with one of the most iconic scenes in ballet, the “Kingdom of the Shades,” illuminate the tragic tale of the temple dancer Nikiya’s doomed love for the warrior Solor, and their ultimate red..

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Film opens on Mon, Jan 21

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

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SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 36 minutes

Powerful but unethical Broadway columnist J.J. Hunsecker coerces unscrupulous press agent Sidney Falco into breaking up his sister's romance with a jazz musician. Featuring phenomenal acting by Burt Lancaster and Tony Curties, this golden age classic uses vicious dialogue and ruthless drama to paint the poetically bleak landscape of the predatory world of journalism.

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Film opens on Mon, Jan 21

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NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - I'M NOT RUNNING

The Beekman Theatre
PG-13  |  3 hours 0 minutes

Broadcast Live Via Satelitte* comes this explosive new play by David Hare, premiering at the National Theatre.Pauline Gibson has spent her life as a doctor, the inspiring leader of a local health campaign. When she crosses paths with her old boyfriend, a stalwart loyalist in Labour Party politics, she’s faced with an agonising decision.What’s involved in sacrificing your private life and your piece of mind for something more than a single issue? Does she dare?Hare was recently described by The Washington Post as ‘the premiere polit..

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Film opens on Thu, Jan 31

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

Poster of BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 55 minutes

Audrey Hepburn stars as a high-end escort, searching for a rich, older man to marry. Based on Truman Capote's novel, this glamourous love story is a captivating flight of fancy composed of equal dollops of comedy, romance, iconic costumes and vibrant photography.

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Film opens on Mon, Feb 18

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BOLSHOI BALLET: THE SLEEPING BEAUTY

The Beekman Theatre
PG  |  2 hours 50 minutes

On her sixteenth birthday, Princess Aurora falls under the curse of the Evil Fairy Carabosse and into a deep slumber lasting one hundred years. Only the kiss of a prince can break the spell. A resplendent fairytale ballet, The Sleeping Beauty features scores of magical characters including fairies, the Little Red Riding Hood, Puss in Boots, and a beautiful young Princess Aurora performed by Olga Smirnova, a “truly extraordinary talent” (The Telegraph). This is classical ballet at its finest.

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Film opens on Mon, Mar 11

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

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NINOTCHKA

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Greta Garbo shows off her superb comedic skills (and her laugh) as Comrade Ninotchka, a stern Russian woman who visits Paris for the first time. Confused and enamored by capitalism, Ninotchka finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest. A delicate flirtation and political satire, NINOTCHKA features a frothy romantic script against a backdrop of Soviet tyranny.

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Film opens on Mon, Mar 18

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Poster of BOLSHOI BALLET: THE GOLDEN AGE

BOLSHOI BALLET: THE GOLDEN AGE

The Beekman Theatre
PG  |  2 hours 20 minutes

In the 1920’s, The Golden Age cabaret is a favorite nightly haunt. The young fisherman Boris falls in love with Rita. He follows her to the cabaret and realizes that she is the beautiful dancer “Mademoiselle Margot,” but also the love interest of the local gangster Yashka. With its jazzy score by Dmitri Shostakovich and its music-hall atmosphere featuring beautiful tangos, The Golden Age is a refreshing and colorful dive into the roaring 20’s. A historic ballet that can be seen only at the Bolshoi!

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Film opens on Mon, Apr 8

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

Poster of THE AFRICAN QUEEN

THE AFRICAN QUEEN

The Beekman Theatre
PG  |  1 hour 45 minutes

Katherine Hepburn plays the prim Rose Sayer, opposite the gin-swilling Humphrey Bogart in his Oscar-winning portrayal of Charlie Allnut, the captain of a tramp steamer called the African Queen, which ships supplies to small East African villages during World War I. When Germans invade Africa, Allnut offers to take Sayer home. En route, the two unlikely lovers’ passionate dislike for each other blossoms into love. THE AFRICAN QUEEN follows a roller-coaster story complemented by the chemistry of the two stars, making it the perfect a..

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Film opens on Mon, Apr 15

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Poster of BOLSHOI BALLET: CARMEN SUITE / PETRUSHKA

BOLSHOI BALLET: CARMEN SUITE / PETRUSHKA

The Beekman Theatre
PG  |  2 hours 0 minutes

Carmen is as sensual and free-spirited as ever as she finds herself caught in a love triangle. The passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, originally conceived for legendary Bolshoi prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, will captivate audiences alongside Petrushka, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward Clug. The double-bill event for cinemas encapsulates and showcases the soul of Russian Ballet.

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Film opens on Mon, May 20

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE

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ON THE WATERFRONT

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 48 minutes

Marlon Brando gives one of the screen's most electrifying performances as Best Actor in this 1954 Academy Award® winner for Best Film. Ex-fighter Terry Malloy (Brando) could have been a contender but now toils for boss Johnny Friendly (Lee J. Cobb) on the gang-ridden waterfront. This unforgettable drama about Terry's redemption is among the most acclaimed films of all time.

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Film opens on Mon, May 20

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IMITATION OF LIFE

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 51 minutes

The legendary Lana Turner stars in this 1959 version of Fannie Hurst's emotionally-charged drama, which chronicles two widows and their troubled daughters as they struggle to find true happiness amidst racial prejudice. Featuring Juanita Moor and Susan Kohner in stirring roles that earned them Oscar nominations for best supporting actress, IMITATION OF LIFE was a critical and commercial success that today remains both a testament to its time and a beloved Hollywood classic.

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Film opens on Mon, Jun 17

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REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 51 minutes

As an actor who spoke for an entire generation, James Dean brings his explosive presence to the screen in Nicholas Ray's tense, exciting melodrama, which rips the façade from the post-war American dream to expose the rage of the country's youth. Featuring Natalie Wood and Sal Mineo in powerful performances that earned them both Oscar nominations, REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE follows the realistic journey through a turbulent teenage universe of violence and delinquency. This powerful coming of age story resonates with a timeless energy tha..

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 15

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Poster of HIS GIRL FRIDAY

HIS GIRL FRIDAY

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 32 minutes

A classic screwball comedy in which Rosaline Russell plays reporter Hildy Johnson, who, on the eve of her remarriage, is talked into one more assignment by her editor and ex-husband, Carry Grant. A scintillating battle of the sexes, HIS GIRL FRIDAY may well be the fastest comedy of the 1930s, with kaleidoscope action, instantaneous plot twists, and overlapping dialogue.

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 19

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THE MISFITS

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  2 hours 5 minutes

Arthur Miller scripted this tale of a recently divorced, one-time stripper (Marilyn Monroe) who begins a relationship with a down-on-his-luck cowboy (Clark Gable). The man, with his partners (Montgomery Clift, Eli Wallach), works at odd-jobs and looks for "misfits" (wild horses too small for any real work) to be ground up into dog food. The stripper, who is surprisingly idealistic, demands that no man of hers will do such a thing, and the two soon have a showdown. With stunning final performances from Monroe and Gable, this swanson..

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Film opens on Mon, Sep 16

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GILDA

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Gilda (Rita Hayworth), the wife of a casino owner (George Macready) in Buenos Aires, is surprised to be introduced to her husband's new casino manager (Glenn Ford), a man from her past. Rita's legendary striptease to "Put the Blame on Mame" is an unforgettable moment in one of the greatest of all film noirs, and the peak of her career--not to mention a searing depiction of one of the most erotic and tortured relationships on film.

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Film opens on Mon, Oct 21

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NOW, VOYAGER

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 58 minutes

A career milestone for Bette Davis, resulting in her sixth Best Actress Oscar nomination, NOW, VOTAGER is a tender love story, a taut psychological drama, and an inspiring tale of physical and spiritual transformation. Davis magically plays Charlotte Vale, a spinster who defies her domineering mother (fellow Oscar nominee Gladys Cooper) to discover love, heartbreak and eventual contentment. Including the classic cinematic moment where Paul Henreid lights two cigarettes at once and hands one to Davis, this award-winning classic is t..

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Film opens on Mon, Nov 18

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Poster of MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS

MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS

The Beekman Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 53 minutes

Judy Garland stars in this classic musical that takes place at the turn of the 20th century right before the World’s Fair in St. Louis. With unforgettable numbers like “The Boy Next Door,” “Clang Clang Clang Went the Trolley” and “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” this family drama musical is a wonderful holiday treat!

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 16

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Poster of IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE in 35mm

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE in 35mm

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 10 minutes

Frank Capra's holiday classic features Donna Reed and Jimmy Stewart in a touching tale of hope and compassion. Stewart stars as George Bailey, a depressed businessman who is saved at the last minute by a guardian angel who shows him what life would be like if he weren't around. One of Capra's most beloved and enduring films, IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE earned five Academy Award nominations including Best Picture.

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Film opens on Wed, Dec 19

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BEN IS BACK

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 44 minutes

19 year-old Ben Burns (Lucas Hedges, MANCHESTER BY THE SEA) unexpectedly returns home to his family's suburban home on Christmas Eve morning. Ben's mother, Holly (Academy Award winner Julia Roberts), is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son staying clean. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed, and a mother's undying love for her son is tested as she does everything in her power to keep him safe. BEN IS BACK also stars Courtney B. Vance (THE PEOPLE V. O.J. SIMPSON) and Kathryn Newton (LADY BIRD).

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Film opens on Fri, Dec 21

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MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 4 minutes

Academy Award nominees Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie star as Mary Stuart and Elizabeth I in MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. When Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth, each young Queen beholds her “sister” in fear and fascination. Rivals in power and in love, and female regents in a masculine world, the two must decide how to play the game of marriage versus independence. Determined to rule as much more..

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Film opens on Fri, Dec 21

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

Poster of VICE

VICE

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 12 minutes

VICE explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. From Oscar winner Adam McKay (THE BIG SHORT), and featuring an all star cast including Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carrell and Sam Rockwell. 

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 24

Poster of THE WIZARD OF OZ

THE WIZARD OF OZ

Village East Cinema
G  |  1 hour 42 minutes

This magical cinematic event finds Kansas farm girl Judy Garland caught in a tornado and magically transported to the Land of Oz. Based on the classic book by Frank L. Baum, THE WIZARD OF OZ is a dazzling motion picture achievement, featuring unforgettable songs (including Oscar-winner "Over the Rainbow").

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Film opens on Mon, Jan 7

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THE WIZ

Village East Cinema
G  |  2 hours 14 minutes

Ease on down the yellow-brick road with The Wiz, starring superstars Diana Ross and Michael Jackson! Relive all of the magic of this beloved musical when Dorothy is whisked away to the enchanting wonderland of Oz, where she encounters the Scarecrow, the Tinman and the Lion. The Wiz features spectacular musical numbers from legendary producer Quincy Jones and an all-star cast including Lena Horne, Richard Pryor, Nipsey Russell and Ted Ross.

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Film opens on Mon, Jan 7

CLASSICS

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ROCKAWAY

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 24 minutes

Inspired by true events, ROCKAWAY is a coming of age drama following two brothers, John and Anthony, who have high hopes of a Knicks Championship and a new, easier life. John relies on his older brother and his imagination for protection from their abusive father. They've always just had each other and their secrets, until they meet a group of boys who show them the love and companionship only achieved through the laughs, sweat and tears of sport and boyhood mischief.

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Film opens on Fri, Jan 11
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DRAGON BALL SUPER: BROLY

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 40 minutes

A planet destroyed, a powerful race reduced to nothing. After the devastation of Planet Vegeta, three Saiyans were scattered among the stars, destined for different fates. While two found a home on Earth, the third was raised with a burning desire for vengeance and developed an unbelievable power. And the time for revenge has come. Destinies collide in a battle that will shake the universe to its very core! Goku is back to training hard so he can face the most powerful foes the universes have to offer, and Vegeta is keeping up righ..

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Film opens on Wed, Jan 16

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

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I HATE KIDS

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 29 minutes

Nick Pearson is a successful author, notable for his writings about how kids ruin relationships. He is about to settle down with his perfect mate. However, on the night of their rehearsal dinner, a13-year old boy, shows up claiming to be his son.

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Film opens on Fri, Jan 18
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Goodfellas in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 28 minutes

Martin Scorsese explores the life of organized crime with his gritty, kinetic adaptation of Nicolas Pileggi's best-selling Wiseguy, the true life account of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill. Directed and co-written by Martin Scorsese, it was chosen as 1990's Best Picture by the New York, Los Angeles, and National Societies of Film Critics and named to the American Film Institute's Top 100 American Films List. Electrifying performances abound, from a standout cast that includes Robert DeNiro, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco Paul Sor..

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Film opens on Mon, Jan 28

35MM

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SHARKWATER EXTINCTION

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 25 minutes

SHARKWATER EXTINCTION follows filmmaker Rob Stewart as he exposes the illegal shark fishing industry.

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Film opens on Fri, Feb 1
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THE KING AND I

Village East Cinema
G  |  2 hours 13 minutes

This visual and musical masterpiece features Yul Brynner's Academy Award winning performance, an unforgettable Rodgers and Hammerstein score, and brilliant choreography by Jerome Robbins. It tells the true story of an Englishwoman, Anna Leonowens (Deborah Kerr), who comes to Siam as schoolteacher to the royal court in the 1860's. Though she soon finds herself at odds with the stubborn monarch (Brynner), over time, Anna and the King stop trying to change each other and begin to understand one another.

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Film opens on Mon, Feb 4

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COMING TO AMERICA

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 57 minutes

Eddie Murphy stars as a pampered African prince Akeem, who rebels against an arranged marriage and heads to America to find a new bride. Joined by his trusty sidekick (Arsenio Hall), the prince attempts to blend into American life, plunges into a job at a fast-food chain -- and romance with the boss's daughter. Thanks to Oscar-nominated makeup wizardry, Murphy and Hall play a range of colorful characters and cameos in this John Landis laugh-out-loud, pointed comedy.

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Film opens on Wed, Feb 6

BLACK IS THE NEW BLACK

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TO DUST

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 40 minutes

Shmuel, a Hasidic cantor in Upstate New York, distraught by the untimely death of his wife, struggles to find religious solace, while secretly obsessing over how her body will decay. As a clandestine partnership develops with Albert, a local community college biology professor, the two embark on a darkly comic and increasingly literal undertaking into the underworld.

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Film opens on Fri, Feb 8
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DO THE RIGHT THING

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 5 minutes

On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence. Directed by visionary filmmaker Spike Lee and featuring a stellar ensemble cast that includes Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Samuel L. Jackson, Rosie Perez, and John Turturro, DO THE RIGHT THING is one of the most thought-provoking and groundbreaking films of the last 30 years.

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Film opens on Wed, Feb 13

BLACK IS THE NEW BLACK

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CASABLANCA

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 42 minutes

One of the most beloved American films, this captivating wartime adventure of romance and intrigue from director Michael Curtiz defies standard categorization. Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, discovers his old flame Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) is in town with her husband, Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid). Laszlo is a famed rebel, and with Germans on his tail, Ilsa knows Rick can help them get out of the country.

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Film opens on Thu, Feb 14

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CATVIDEOFEST 2019

Village East Cinema
G  |  1 hour 20 minutes

Each year, CatVideoFest curates a compilation reel of the latest, best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses. A portion of every ticket sold will go to local cat charities around New York City. What better way for us humans to come together than by watching cats?  

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Film opens on Mon, Feb 18

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

Jaffe Art Theatre

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POETIC JUSTICE

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 49 minutes

Superstar Janet Jackson makes her stunning film debut in director John Singleton's love story, POETIC JUSTICE. A mismatched pair pushed together on a road trip from South Central L.A. to Oakland, Justice (Jackson) and Lucky (Tupac Shakur) have only one thing in common: they can't stand each other. But as their friends Lesha and Chicago (Regina King and Joe Torry) fight and make up in the back of the van, Justice and Lucky find themselves reluctantly drawn together. Featuring the music of Naughty by Nature and Tony! Toni! Tone! and..

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Film opens on Wed, Feb 20

BLACK IS THE NEW BLACK

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Easy Rider in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 35 minutes

Capturing the end of the 60s with top performances from Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper, EASY RIDER follows two bikers through the open country and desert lands of America in search for freedom. Filled to the brim with groundbreaking aesthetics, style, and one of the most killer soundtracks ever, this influential classic is not to be missed.

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Film opens on Mon, Feb 25

35MM

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THE COLOR PURPLE

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  262 hours 53 minutes

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, this American coming-of-age story focuses on African American life in rural Georgia during the early twentieth century through the lens of Celie. Throughout the film, Celie endures multiple injustices, and finds her self-worth through the help of her two strong female companions. Starring Whoopi Goldberg in her film debut, and featuring Opera Winfrey, also in her film debut, this stunning classic shows the power and resilience of African American women.

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Film opens on Wed, Feb 27

BLACK IS THE NEW BLACK

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HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 35 minutes

After a botched sex-change operation, East German glam rocker Hedwig (John Cameron Mitchell) travels across the United States with a stage show, following her ex-boyfriend (and former band mate) and telling her life story. Hedwig's offbeat show slays audiences -- but in diners not clubs. Mitchell also wrote and directed the comedy, which won at the Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for several Independent Spirit Awards.

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Film opens on Mon, Mar 4

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COMBAT OBSCURA

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 10 minutes

For years, Miles Lagoze served in Afghanistan as a Combat Camera, shooting footage and editing videos for Marine Corps recruiting purposes. In this devastating film, Lagoze assembles his own footage and that of his fellow combat cameramen into a never-before-seen look at the daily life of Marines from the ultimate insider's point of view. More than a mere compilation of violence, the edit ingeniously repurposes the original footage to reveal the intensity and paradoxes of war in an age of ubiquitous cameras, when all soldiers can r..

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Film opens on Fri, Mar 15
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MAZE

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 32 minutes

Based on the true story of the 1983 mass break-out of 38 prisoners from the HMP Maze high security prison, Maze is a gripping prison break film that follows the relationship between two men on opposite sides of the prison bars.

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Film opens on Fri, Mar 22
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IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 45 minutes

In Frank Capra's acclaimed romantic comedy, spoiled heiress Ellie Andrews (Claudette Colbert) impetuously marries the scheming King Westley, leading her tycoon father (Walter Connolly) to spirit her away on his yacht. After jumping ship, Ellie falls in with cynical newspaper reporter Peter Warne (Clark Gable), who offers to help her reunite with her new husband in exchange for an exclusive story. But during their travels, the reporter finds himself falling for the feisty young heiress.

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Film opens on Mon, Mar 25

35MM

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WEST SIDE STORY

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 6 minutes

A love affair is fated for tragedy amidst the vicious rivalry of two street gangs: the Jets and the Sharks. Filled with iconic choreography by Jerome Robins and set to Leonard Bernstein’s phenomenal score, featuring classics such as “America”, “Somewhere” and “Cool”, this academy-award-winning film dives into the complexities of gang warfare and love in an ever-changing city.

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Film opens on Mon, Apr 1

CLASSICS

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THE SEARCHERS in 35MM

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 59 minutes

Perhaps one of the best westerns of all time, THE SEARCHERS captures the complexities of the post-civil war frontier as the meeting point of wilderness and civilization. Ethan Edwards (John Wayne), an ex-confederate soldier who believes in bullets over words, embarks on a quests to save his kidnapped niece from the Comanches. Paving the way for the Anti-hero films of the 1970s, John Wayne’s fantastic performance walks the line between heroism and madness. With phenomenal directing by John Ford, this cutting edge classic uncovers th..

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Film opens on Mon, Apr 22

35MM

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DREAMGIRLS

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 10 minutes

Director Bill Condon brings Tom Eyen's Tony award-winning Broadway musical to the big screen in a tale of dreams, stardom, and the high cost of success in the cutthroat recording industry. Featuring an all-star cast (including Jennifer Hudson in her break-out role as Effie), DREAMGIRLS, complete with high-energy show stoppers such as “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going,” captures the challenges of fame, especially for black women in the 1960s.

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Film opens on Mon, May 13

CLASSICS - Jaffe Art Theatre

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ENTER THE DRAGON in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Recruited by an intelligence agency, outstanding martial arts student Lee (Bruce Lee) participates in a brutal karate tournament hosted by the evil Han. Don’t miss one of the first films to bring martial arts action to a mainstream audience, and Bruce Lee’s final film, on the big screen in 35MM.

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Film opens on Mon, May 27

35MM

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A STAR IS BORN (1954)

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 34 minutes

Judy Garland stars in this sensational 1954 version of A STAR IS BORN, featuring American standards by George Gershwin including “The Man that Got Away” and “It’s a New World.” An alcoholic film star (James Mason), on his last professional legs, gives a career boost to an unknown aspiring actress. As she rises to fame, his spirals downward into the bottle, in one of the grandest heartbreak dramas, filled with luscious musical sequences.

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Film opens on Mon, Jun 3

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CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND in 35MM

Village East Cinema
PG  |  2 hours 25 minutes

After an encounter with U.F.O.s, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen. Don’t miss Stephen Spielberg’s iconic UFO film, which laid the foundation for the alien encounter genre.

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Film opens on Mon, Jun 24

35MM

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FAME

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 14 minutes

Seven classes a day and a hot lunch. That's what New York City's High School for the Performing Arts guarantees. Stardom? That's something the school's teenage musicians, actors, dancers and dreamers strive for. Fame sings the body electric, celebrating the growing-up process of honing talent, confronting realities, finding love, living life. Director Alan Parker brings an energetic style to the crisscrossing stories of students (including future Academy Award winner Irene Cara, Paul McCrane and Barry Miller). Nominated for six Aca..

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 1

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FOOTLOOSE

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 47 minutes

One of the ultimate dance musicals, a city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace. Featuring catchy rock & roll songs culminating into the iconic final dance scene, this vibrant 1980s musical remains to be a joyful cultural touchstone.

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 1

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CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 28 minutes

Based on the famous Tennesee Williams play, this absorbing drama and six-time Oscar nominee centers on a wealthy southern family where the family members lust over the fortune of their dying patriarch. Truly a classic masterpiece, this film teases audiences by unravelling layers and layers of secrets through phenomenal writing and spectacular performances from Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman and Burl Ives.

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 22

35MM

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THE BODYGUARD

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 9 minutes

A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to an R&B singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President's. Featuring an incredible score, THE BODYGUARD debuted Whitney Houston’s version of “I Will Always Love You,” becoming an instant sensation, and iconic 1980s love ballad.

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 5

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DOG DAY AFTERNOON in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 10 minutes

On the blistering afternoon of August 22, 1972, two optimistic losers attempt to rob a Brooklyn bank -- the frantic master-mind Sonny (Academy Award-winner Al Pacino) and his slow-witted buddy Sal (John Cazale). But then the cops arrive. The crowds arrive. The TV cameras arrive. Even the pizza man arrives. As their heist turns into a circus, Sonny and Sal's notoriety grows, and their chances for survival shrink. Pacino teams with his "Serpico" director Sidney Lumet for a jolting comedy-drama that earned six Oscar nominations, inclu..

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 26

35MM

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THE MUSIC MAN

Village East Cinema
G  |  2 hours 31 minutes

A salesman cons his way through Rivercity Iowa, posing as a boy’s band leader, only to find the power of love and honesty. Meredith Wilson’s iconic score includes classics such “‘Til There was You,” “76 Trombones” and “Goodnight My Someone.” Elegantly sung by full ensemble including Shirley Jones, this splashy musical invites you to give Iowa a try.

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Film opens on Mon, Sep 2

CLASSICS

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MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 9 minutes

Jean Arthur, James Stewart and Claude Rains star in Frank Capra's MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON, the award-winning 1939 classic about an idealistic, small town senator who heads to Washington and suddenly finds himself single-handedly battling ruthless politicians out to destroy him. This stunning classic solidified Stewart's movie career, earning him his first Academy Award nomination. Receiving a total of eleven Oscar® nominations (including Best Picture and Best Director), and winning one (Best Motion Picture Story), MR. SMITH GO..

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Film opens on Mon, Sep 23

35MM

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SWEENY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 56 minutes

The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, aka Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. With clever lyrics and a melodramatic score by Stephen Sondheim, this star-studded Tim Burton adaptation captures the darkness of this Macabre tale, while beckoning you to attend the Tale of Sweeny Todd.

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Film opens on Mon, Oct 7

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CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON in 35MM

Village East Cinema
G  |  1 hour 20 minutes

One of the most iconic science fiction movies of all-time, this groundbreaking classic showcases Hollywood magic at its best. When scientists exploring the Amazon River stumble upon a 'missing link' connecting humans and fish, they plan to capture it for later study. The creature has plans of his own, however, inspired by the lead scientist's (Richard Carlson) beautiful fiancée (Julie Adams). Well-acted and directed, and with Bud Westmore's brilliantly designed monster, CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON remains a masterpiece not only..

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Film opens on Mon, Oct 28

35MM

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BYE BYE BIRDIE

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 52 minutes

This sensational teenie-bop musical follows the story of a 1950s rock star who is drafted into war. Before he leaves, he travels to Sweet Apple Ohio to bestow one last kiss to one of his fans, a sixteen-year old Kim McAfee, who just got pinned to Hugo Peabody. Filled with fun catchy tunes such as “An English Teacher,” “Honestly Sincere” and “Bye Bye Birdie,” this star-studded movie-musical is sure to make you “Put on a Happy Face.”

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Film opens on Mon, Nov 4

CLASSICS

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SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS in 35MM

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 4 minutes

1961's premiere "date" movie represented the screen debut of Warren Beatty. Set in the 1920s, William Inge's screenplay concerns the superheated romance between working-class high schooler Natalie Wood and rich kid Beatty. A prestigious, top-of-the-line, sensitively-handled melodrama, this classic is filled with cutting edge dialogue about the repression of teenage sexuality.

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Film opens on Mon, Nov 25

35MM

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SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

Village East Cinema
G  |  1 hour 43 minutes

Regarded as one of the best musicals in film, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN proves to be a timeless classic to this day. The film explores the struggles of a Hollywood production studio in the late 1920s as they are forced to transition to "talkies." With classic songs like “Make em’ Laugh” and “Good Morning” this wonderful musical comedy is a staple in cinematic history.

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 2

CLASSICS

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The BELLS OF ST. MARY'S in 35MM

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 6 minutes

Bing Crosby repeats his Oscar-winning characterization of happy-go-lucky priest Father O'Malley who is sent to help out financially strapped St. Mary's Academy, a school presided over by lovely nun Sister Benedict (Ingrid Bergman). A huge hit at the box office, THE BELLS OF ST. MARY’S was nominated for nine Academy Awards and it has become a Christmas season tradition.

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 9

35MM