Upcoming Special Events

The 2014 Chicago French Film Festival

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Thu 31 Jul, 5:00pm

The 2014 Chicago French Film Festival

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.

Monty Python: Live (Mostly)

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Wed 6 Aug, 7:00pm

Monty Python: Live (Mostly)

directed by Monty Python in English starring John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin (2014)

One down, five to go.

Watch <cite>Field of Dreams</cite> with Steve Rosenbloom and Michael Phillips

Thu 7 Aug, 7:00pm

Watch Field of Dreams with Steve Rosenbloom and Michael Phillips

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.

Second Saturday Silent Cinema

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Sat 7 Jun – Wed 31 Dec

Second Saturday Silent Cinema

A tribute to silent film that only the Music Box can offer! Named by Chicago Magazine as the Best New Film Series of 2011. Now presented on the second Saturday of every month at noon!

Summer Music Film Festival 2014

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Fri 15 Aug, 3:00pm

Summer Music Film Festival 2014

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!).

The Return of Tommy Wiseau: <cite>The Room</cite>

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Wed 20 Aug, 7:00pm

The Return of Tommy Wiseau: The Room

Tommy Wiseau returns to the Music Box Theatre for two days (and nights) of GOOD IDEAS! (Thanks, Lisa!)

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