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This Week in Philly: Clueless, Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Karate Kid, Working Girl

This Week in Philly: Clueless, Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Karate Kid, Working Girl

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 August 5th

  • Dirty Dancing (dir. Emile Ardolino, 1987) 7:30PM at the Colonial Theater.. Get your tickets here.

Tuesday August 6th

  • I Do Not Care If We Go Down In History as Barbarians (dir. Radu Jude, 2018). 7PM at the FPS Roxy. Free event! More info here.

  • Butch Cassiday and the Sundance Kid (dir. George Roy Hill, 1969), 7:15PM at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute. Shown in conduction with a Cinema Classics Seminar, which starts at 6:30.. Get your tickets here.

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark (dir. Steven Spielberg, 1981), 7:30PM at Ritz Five. Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe kill it in Howard Hawks' classic musical. Introduced by me! Get your tickets here.




Wednesday August 7th

  • Clueless (dir. Amy Heckerling, 1995), 7PM at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute. Ticket includes a cocktail from The Grog Grill. Get your tickets here.

  • The Apartment (dir. Billy Wilder, 1960), 7:30PM at the Princeton Garden Theatre. Get your tickets here.

  • Easy Rider (dir. Dennis Hopper, 1969) 7:30PM at the Ambler Theater as part of the Hollywood Summer Nights program. Tickets here.

  • Working Girl (dir. Mike Nichols, 1988) 8:30 PM Haas Biergarten at La Peg, Hosted by FringeArts and PFS Young Friends Free event! Details here.

  • Nashville (dir. Robert Altman, 1975), 7:30PM at the County Theatre. Get your tickets here.

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Thursday August 8th

  • Philly Film Showcase - new films by local filmmakers. 7:30PM at the FPS Roxy. Free event! More info here.

  • Ran (dir. Akira Kurosawa, 1985), 7PM at the Brywn Mawr Film Institute. Get your tickets here.

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

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still (dir. Robert Wise, 1951) 7:30PM at County as part of their Hollywood Summer Nights program. Get tickets here.

Friday August 9th

  • Revenge of the Creature (dir. Jack Arnold, 1955) and The Mummy’s Hand (dir.Christy Cabanne, 1940) -Universal Monster Mash, Night 1! Mahoning Drive In Theater. Details here.

  • Chulas Fronteras (dir. Les Blank, 1976) 7PM at the Lightbox Film Center. Followed by short film make of outtakes from the main film: Del Mero Corazón (dirs. Maureen Gosling, Les Blank, Guillermo Hernández & Chris Strachwitz, 1979) Details and tickets here.

Saturday August 10th

  • War and Peace (dir. Sergei Bondarchuk, 1966), 12PM at the Brywn Mawr Film Institute. This 7-hour epic will let out after 9PM, thanks to a few intermissions. Get your tickets here.

  • Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman (dir. Roy William Neill, 1943) and House of Dracula (dir.Erle C. Kenton, 1945) -Universal Monster Mash, Night 2! Mahoning Drive In Theater. Details here.

  • A Bigger Splash (dir. Jack Hazan, 1974) 7PM at the Lightbox Film Center. Details and tickets here.

Sunday August 11th

  • The Karate Kid (dir. ohn G. Alvidsen, 1984) 1:30PM at the Colonial Theater.. Get your tickets here.





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