Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not likely to see in a theater again anytime soon, and many of which are, also, on 35mm. If you have a chance to attend any of these, we’re of the mind that it’s time extremely well-spent.


Forman, Spielberg, Hitchcock, and more play as part of “Universal in the ’70s.”

Ronin screens on Friday; King Kong shows this Saturday.

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Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, and New York, New York will screen as part of the ongoing Scorsese retrospective.

The Tilda Swinton-led Teknolust screens this Sunday.

IFC Center

Two Kubrick classics — Dr. Strangelove and The Killing — play in a new retrospective.

The Big Lebowski and Snowpiercer have midnight showings.

Casablanca‘s restoration continues screening.

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A restoration of Julien Duvivier’s Panique begins playing.

Variety, with live piano accompaniment, and Abbott & Costello Meet the Invisible Man both screen this Sunday.

Nitehawk Cinema

Clive Barker’s Nightbreed and a print of Jarmusch’s Night on Earth have midnight showings.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban shows alongside American Beauty before noon.


Though sold-out, there may be standby tickets available for the weekend-long screenings of Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me.

Anthology Film Archives

Programs of works by John Cohen screen this weekend.

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