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.


Body of Work” presents Madonna’s more-impressive-than-you-think filmography, including the 25th-anniversary restoration of Truth or Dare. This weekend offers A League of Their Own, Desperately Seeking Susan, Shadows and Fog, and Dick Tracy.

Fantastic Mr. Fox screens on Saturday.

repulsion posterFilm Forum

Double-billings continue with Hitchcock-Polanski, Reed-Welles, and Kelly- / Donen-Minelli.

A restoration of Howards End has begun its run.

Film Society of Lincoln Center

Amadeus screens for free on Friday night at Lincoln Center’s plaza.

Museum of the Moving Image

“See It Big! The 70mm Show” offers Hal Ashby‘s Rolling Stones documentary Let’s Spend the Night Together, as well as Robert Wise‘s Star!

Multiple documentaries screen as part of “Kartemquin at 50.”

in the city of sylviaAnthology Film Archives

Ahead of The Academy of Muses‘ theatrical release, José Luis Guerín is being given a retrospective.


Kicking off “That’s Entertainment!: MGM Musicals Part I” is The Wizard of Oz, a film you’ve probably never heard of and should consider seeking out.

Nitehawk Cinema

The Descent and a print of Easy Money have midnight showings on Friday and Saturday.

Mystery Men shows near noon this Saturday and Sunday, with brunch included.

IFC Center

Fellini‘s Casanova screens before noon throughout the weekend.

Total Recall, Blue Velvet, The Exorcist (director’s cut), Predator, and The Shining have midnight showings.

Sunshine Cinema

The Muppets Take Manhattan has midnight showings on Friday and Saturday.

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