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see it: summer movie series

If I had to name my favorite thing about summertime in NYC it'd be outdoor films! It's that time of year again- to snag your film schedule and shake out your picnic blanket. There are a ton of great films on tap for this summer at various parks and rooftops around the city. Mark your calendars!

Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum
FREE, doors open at 7:30p, films start at sunset on the flight deck of the Intrepid (space is limited!). Bring a blanket, snacks and drinks- NO alcohol permitted.
May 28 - Top Gun
June 19 - Field of Dreams
July 9 - Ghostbusters
July 23 - Goonies
August 6 - Raiders of the Lost Ark
August 20 - Rocky 

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival
FREE, lawn opens at 5pm, films begin at dusk.
June 21 - Goldfinger
June 28 - Carousel
July 5 - The French Connection
July 12 - My Man Godfrey
July 19 - The China Syndrome
July 26 - Monty Python and the Holy Grail
August 2 - Rosemary's Baby
August 9 - The Goodbye Girl
August 16 - 12 Angry Men
August 23 - Bonnie and Clyde 

Central Park
Schedule will be announced soon! I'll keep you posted!

Rooftop Films
$10 online or at the door, films shown on various NYC rooftops. Featuring indie/underground films and shorts. Doors open at 8pm with live music, films start at 9pm. Always an afterparty at a nearby bar- free drinks with your film admission.
May 27 - Etienne!
May 28 - Dark Toons
May 29 - Home Movies
June 3 - Full Frame
June 4 - Dangerous Docs
June 5 - Fears and Fantasies
June 11 - Biker Fox 
June 12 - The Man Next Door
June 13 - Tiny Furniture
June 18 - New York Non-Fiction
June 19 - Lovers of Hate
June 20 - Sweet Mud 
Go here for the full rooftop films schedule, film summaries, and location details for each film. 

Movies With a View (at Brooklyn Bridge Park)
FREE, films start at sunset, at Pier 1 in Brooklyn. Brooklyn radio DJs spinning tunes at 6pm. 

July 8 - Annie Hall

July 15 -


Monsters vs. Aliens 3D

July 22 -

The Big Lebowski

July 29 - 

Rear Window

August 5 - B

rokeback Mountain

August 12 -



August 19 -


The Blues Brothers

August 26 - 

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

September 2 -

Public Vote! (Check back at for details)

Movies Under The Stars (at Riverside Park)
FREE, films start at dusk (8:30pm), at Pier I at W 70th Street. Bring a blanket and picnic! 

July 7 - NeverEnding Story
July 14 - Pan’s Labyrinth
July 21 - Inkheart
July 28 - The Fall
August 4 - Big Fish
August 11 - Stranger Than Fiction