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.


The Marlene Dietrich retrospective continues, while a series of contemporary French classics begins running.

Miracle Mile and The Spirit of the Beehive also screen.

ninotchka-posterFilm Forum

One of the greatest filmmakers, comedy or otherwise, is put center stage in “The Lubitsch Touch.”

Léon Morin, Priest continues playing, while The Bad News Bears screens on Sunday.


The films Agnès Varda made in California are being highlighted in a new retrospective.

Museum of the Moving Image

Some of the greatest blockbusters screen in “See It Big! Spielberg Summer,” while the final entry in the Caan Film Festival, The Gambler, plays this Sunday.

Quad Cinema

The films of Frank and Eleanor Perry screen, as does the restoration of Merchant-Ivory’s Maurice.

Nitehawk Cinema

Brazil and Blonde Death have late showings, while Face/Off (on 35mm) and Bridesmaids screen before noon.

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