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This Week in Philly: Blobfest, Umbrellas of Cherbourg, Jaws, Thief, VHS Fest, and more!

This Week in Philly: Blobfest, Umbrellas of Cherbourg, Jaws, Thief, VHS Fest, and more!

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!

Monday July 8th

  • Rear Window (dir. Alfred Hitchcock, 1954) as part of Hollywood Summer Nights, 7:30 at the Ambler Theater. Tickets here.

  • The Thing From Another World (dir. Christian Nyby, 1951) 7:30 at the Colonial Theater. Tickets here.

Tuesday June 9th

  • Shadow of a Doubt (dir. Aflred Hitchcock, 1943) 7:15 at Bryn Mawr Film Institute. Shown in conjunction with a Cinema Classics Seminar (seminar starts at 6:30) Tickets here.

  • American Graffiti (dir. George Lucas, 1940) As part of the Ritz Classic Movie Essentials series, 7:30PM at Ritz Five. Introduced by our own Garrett Smith!

  • Apollo 13 (dir.Ron Howard, 1995) 7:30PM at the Princeton Garden Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.




Wednesday July 10th

  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (dir. George Roy Hill, 1969) 7:030PM at Ambler Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

  • Jaws (dir. Stephen Spielberg, 1975) as part of Hollywood Summer Nights, 7:30 at the Country Theater. Tickets here.

  • Casablanca (dir.Michael Curtiz, 1942) 7:30PM at the Princeton Garden Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

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Thursday July 11th

  • Umbrellas of Cherbourg (dir. Jacques Demy, 1964) 7:15 at Bryn Mawr Film Institute. Shown in conjunction with a Cinema Classics Seminar (seminar starts at 6:30) Tickets here.

  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (dir. F.W. Murnau, 1927) 7:30PM at Ambler Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

  • Apollo 13 (dir.Ron Howard, 1995) 7:30PM at the County Theater as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

  • It Came From Outer Space (1953, dir. Jack Arnold) 7:30PM at the Princeton Garden.

Weekend: July 12-14

  • Blobfest! A ton of classic films and other events, hosted by the Colonial Theater! Details here.

  • VHS Fest (various dirs.) Friday and Saturday Night, three films each night at The Mahoning Drive-In along with vendors and special guests! Tickets and details here!

Friday July 5th

  • Thief (dir. Michael Mann, 1981), 7PM at the Lightbox Film Center. Tickets here. Part of a series showcasing the film music of Tangerine Dream.







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