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This Week in Philly: Art House Theater Day, Cry-Baby, Grease, and more!

This Week in Philly: Art House Theater Day, Cry-Baby, Grease, 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 September 16th

  • Meet Me in St.Louis (dir. Michael Curtiz, 1945) 7:30PM at the Colonial Theater. Tickets.

Tuesday September 17th

  • Mikey and Nicky (dir. Elaine May, 1976) 7:30pm at the County Theater. Tickets.

  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (dir. George Roy Hill, 1969), 7:30PM at the Princeton Garden Theater

Wednesday September 18th - Art House Theater Day!

  • Raising Arizona (dir. Joel Coen, Ethan Coen 1987) 7PM at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute! Pick up buttons, posters, and the latest MovieJawn! Details here.

  • The Thin Man (dir. W.S. Van Dyke, 1934) 7:30PM at the Ambler Theater. Tickets.

  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (dir. Jacque Demy, 1964) 7:00pm at the County Theater.

  • La La Land (dir. Damien Chazelle, 2016) 7:30PM at the Princeton Garden Theater. Free event! Details here.

  • In Fabric (dir. Peter Strickland, 2019) 7PM at the Lightbox Film Center.

  • Putney Swope (dir. Robert Downey Sr., 1969) 7PM at the PFS Roxy.

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Thursday September 19th

  • Cry-Baby (dir.John Waters, 1990) 7:30pm Ambler Theatre. Tickets.

  • Shirin (dir. Abbas Kiarostami, 2008) 7PM at the Lightbox. Tickets.

Friday September 20th

  • 24 Frames (dir. Abbas Kiarostami, 2017) 7PM at the Lightbox. Tickets.

Friday September 20th and Saturday September 21st

  • Grease and Grease 2 at the Mahoning Drive-In Theater. It’s the one that you want (ooh ooh ooh) Details here.

  • Rock n Roll High School (dir. Allan Arkush, 1979) 9:45PM at the Colonial Theatre. Tickets here.

Sunday September 22nd

  • To Kill a Mockingbird (dir. Robert Mulligan, 1962) 1:30PM at the Colonial Theater. Tickets.

  • Plus One (dir. Jeff Chan, Andrew Rhymer, 2019) Local film! 4PM at the County Theater!

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