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The Big Sleep

Without a doubt, one of the greatest PI noir films of all time, Howard Hawks' THE BIG SLEEP begins with Philip Marlowe (Bogart), a private dick hired by a wealthy family to deal with a blackmailer. Bu... READ MORE

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Runtime: 114 mins

Format: 35mm

The Bird With the Crystal Plumage

**New 4K Restoration**A staggeringly assured first feature, CRYSTAL PLUMAGE establishes the key traits that defines Argento's filmography, including lavish visuals and a flare for wildly inventive / b... READ MORE

Directed by: Dario Argento

Runtime: 98 mins

Format: DCP

Boogie Nights

***Skate-in Movie Event takes place at the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel | CLICK HERE to purchase tickets***We’re partnering with Chicago Athletic Association Hotel to present a special screening... READ MORE

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Runtime: 155 mins

Format: Digital


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Dark Passage

Vincent Parry (Bogie), imprisoned after being accused of murdering his ex-wife, escapes and in an effort to disguise himself, gets reconstructive plastic surgery. This bandage-wrapped refuge sets the... READ MORE

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Runtime: 106 mins

Format: 35mm


Winner - Best Narrative Feature - 2018 Tribeca Film FestivalFor Diane (Mary Kay Place), everyone else comes first. Generous but with little patience for self-pity, she spends her days checking in on s... READ MORE

Directed by: Kent Jones

Runtime: 96 mins

Format: DCP

Easter Parade

Presented by the Chicago Film Society / CLICK HERE for Advance TicketsWhen Broadway star Fred Astaire gets dumped by his current dancing partner, he sets out to make a dancing star out of the nex... READ MORE

Directed by: Charles Walters

Runtime: 103 mins

Format: 35mm


In a remote Alpine village in the 15th century, the orphan Albrun grows up to become a marked woman. The scapegoat of ancient superstitions and monstrous misogyny, this self-styled witch begins to ass... READ MORE

Directed by: Lukas Feigelfeld

Runtime: 102 mins

Format: DCP

Her Smell

***Director Alex Ross Perry in attendance for a post-film Q&A following the Saturday, 4/20 8:00pm & Sunday, 4/21 1:45pm Screenings***Becky Something (Elisabeth Moss) is a '90s punk rock supers... READ MORE

Directed by: Alex Ross Perry

Runtime: 135 mins

Format: DCP


Opens April 26th**Q&A with Director and Notre Dame alumni Patrick Creadon on Saturday April 27th at 2pm & 7pm****Chris Zorich, former Chicago Bear and Notre Dame All-American, current Chi... READ MORE

Directed by: Patrick Creadon

Runtime: 104 mins

Format: DCP

High Life

CLICK HERE for an Exclusive Music Box Interview with HIGH LIFE Director Claire Denis Monte (Robert Pattinson) and his baby daughter are the last survivors of a damned and dangerous mission t... READ MORE

Directed by: Claire Denis

Runtime: 113 mins

Format: DCP


Unable to migrate south, a young plover must survive the arctic winter and vicious enemies in order to be united with his loved ones coming spring.

Directed by: Árni Ásgeirsson

Runtime: 90 mins

Format: DCP

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