Upcoming Special Events
Fri 1 Aug, 5:00pm
Vive le cinema!
The fourth annual Chicago French Film Festival is coming July 31 – August 5, 2014. This year’s festival will offer Chicagoans an opportunity to see the best the French film industry has to offer. Mark your calendar now and plan to see new French films in a variety of genres.
Thu 7 Aug, 7:00pm
directed by Phil Alden Robinson starring Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, James Earl Jones (1989)
Join Chicago Tribune sports columnist Steve Rosenbloom and movie critic Michael Phillips for a 25th anniversary screening of Field of Dreams. You’ll want to catch this baseball classic with your whole family. Rosenbloom and Phillips will lead a post-screening discussion with Dwier Brown, the actor who played John Kinsella, the father of Kevin Costner’s character.
Fri 15 Aug, 3:00pm
The 4th annual Summer Music Film Festival presented by the Music Box Theatre and Sound Opinions rolls into the theatre August 15th-19th and will showcase music films, documentaries, features, and concert footage. The 2014 festival features 30th anniversary screenings of STOP MAKING SENSE and PURPLE RAIN and 50th anniversary screenings of A HARD DAY’S NIGHTS (after sold out screenings in July at the Music Box Theatre!).