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This Week in Philly: Repo Man, Jackie Brown, and All that Jazz

This Week in Philly: Repo Man, Jackie Brown, and All that Jazz

Every Week, Philly has tons of film events to offer! We’re featuring as many as we can each Monday! Got an upcoming film event in the Philadelphia area? Submit it here to be featured!

Tuesday July 16th

  • The Man Who Knew Too Much (dir. Aflred Hitchcock, 1956) 7:15 at Bryn Mawr Film Institute. Shown in conjunction with a Cinema Classics Seminar (seminar starts at 6:30) Tickets here.

  • Repo Man (dir. Alex Cox, 1984) As part of the Ritz Classic Movie Essentials series, 7:30PM at Ritz Five.




Wednesday July 17th

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still (dir. Robert Wise, 1951) 7:030PM at Ambler Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (dir. John Huston, 1948) as part of Hollywood Summer Nights, 7:30 at the Country Theater. Tickets here.

  • Jackie Brown (dir. Quentin Tarantino, 1997) 7:00 at the Philadelphia Film Center. 35MM. Tickets here.

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Thursday July 18th

  • All That Jazz (dir. Bob Fosse, 1979) 7:15 at Bryn Mawr Film Institute. Shown in conjunction with a Cinema Classics Seminar (seminar starts at 6:30) Tickets here.

  • Big Trouble in Little China (dir. John Carpenter, 1986) 7:30PM at Ambler Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

  • It Came From Outer Space (dir. Jack Arnold, 1953) 7:30PM at the County Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

Friday July 19th

Hyenas (dir. Djibril Diop Mambéty, 1992) 7PM at the Lightbox Film Center. Tickets here.

Weekend: July 19-21

  • Christmas in July: Home Alone and Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (dir. Chris Columbus, 1990, 1992) Friday and Saturday Night at The Mahoning Drive-In along with vendors! Tickets and details here!







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