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Bad Tales

Once upon a time, in a small family suburb on the outskirts of Rome, the cheerful heat of summer camouflages a stifling atmosphere of alienation. From a distance, the families seem normal, b... READ MORE

Directed by: The D’Innocenzo Brothers

Runtime: 98 mins

Format: Digital

Can't Hardly Wait

Screening in the Music Box Garden | Extremely Limited Seating Available | A Part of Mom and Dad Aren't Home with HOUSE PARTYSchool's out, and an entire graduating class -- from football star... READ MORE

Directed by: Harry Elfont, Deborah Kaplan

Runtime: 100 mins

Format: Digital

The Carnivores

Alice and Bret’s dog Harvie is dying, and he’s ruining everything. What had been a bright little family is quickly being consumed by clouds of self-doubt, suspicion, and a disturbing amount of ground... READ MORE

Directed by: Caleb Michael Johnson

Runtime: 87 mins

Format: Digital


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Film censor Enid takes pride in her meticulous work, guarding unsuspecting audiences from the deleterious effects of watching the gore-filled decapitations and eye-gougings she pores over. H... READ MORE

Directed by: Prano Bailey-Bond

Runtime: 84 mins

Format: DCP

City of Ali

City of Ali is a feature-length documentary that tells the story of how the death of Muhammad Ali brought the people of his Kentucky hometown – and the world – together for one unforgettable... READ MORE

Directed by: Graham Shelby

Runtime: 81 mins

Format: Digital


Opens Friday, June 18th An injured forest ranger on a routine mission is saved by two off-the-grid survivalists. What is initially a welcome rescue grows more suspicious as the son and his r... READ MORE

Directed by: Jaco Bouwer

Runtime: 96 mins

Format: DCP


Experiential cinema in its purest form, GUNDA chronicles the unfiltered lives of a mother pig, a flock of chickens, and a herd of cows with masterful intimacy. Using stark, transcendent black and... READ MORE

Directed by: Victor Kossakovsky

Runtime: 93 mins

In The Heights

Opens Friday, June 11th The creator of “Hamilton” and the director of “Crazy Rich Asians” invite you to a cinematic event, where the streets are made of music and little dreams become big... “In... READ MORE

Directed by: Jon M. Chu

Runtime: 143 mins

Format: DCP

New French Shorts

Back by popular demand! This annual showcase of some of the most exciting new cinematic voices from France includes the Oscar-nominated animated short Genius Loci and César Award winners... READ MORE

Runtime: 135 mins

Format: Digital

Only Fans - A Chicago Comedy Show

A brand new monthly residency for comedians Aaron Putnam and Brad Kofman. Live every month from the World Famous Music Box Theatre. Look out for national touring headliners to... READ MORE

Runtime: 90 mins

Port Authority

Executive Produced by Martin ScorseseAfter getting kicked out of his home in central Pennsylvania, Paul (Fionn Whitehead) arrives to NYC's dizzying central station with nowhere to go. A momentary enco... READ MORE

Directed by: Danielle Lessovitz

Runtime: 101 mins

Format: Digital

Scare Us

Five different writers . . . Five horror stories . . . One terrifying night!A chilling horror anthology comprising five short stories, penned by an unlikely group of aspiring writers, in Sugarton - a... READ MORE

Directed by: Ryan Henry Johnston, Charlotte Lilt, Tom J. McCoy, Carl Jensen IV, Jordan Pillar, Ryan Kjolberg

Runtime: 97 mins

Format: Digital

Serial Mom

Screening in the Music Box Garden | Extremely Limited Seating Available | A Part of We Heart Kathleen Turner with WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBITHappy housewife Beverly Sutphin has a charmed life -... READ MORE

Directed by: John Waters

Runtime: 95 mins

Format: Digital

Shiva Baby

A near college graduate, Danielle, gets paid by her sugar daddy and rushes to meet her neurotic parents at a family shiva. Upon arrival, she is accosted by various estranged relatives about her... READ MORE

Directed by: Emma Seligman

Runtime: 77 mins

Format: Digital

The Story of a Three Day Pass

*New 4k Restoration*Melvin Van Peebles’s edgy, angsty, romantic first feature could never have been made in America. Unable to break into a segregated Hollywood, Van Peebles decamped to France, taught... READ MORE

Directed by: Melvin Van Peebles

Runtime: 87 mins

Format: DCP

Super Frenchie

Super Frenchie provides an intimate look at the life of professional skier and BASE jumper Matthias Giraud, who stops at nothing to pursue his passion for adventure. The film follows Matthias as he da... READ MORE

Directed by: Chase Ogden

Runtime: 87 mins

Format: Digital

Tiny Tim: King for a Day

Narrated by Weird Al Yankovic, TINY TIM: KING FOR A DAY is a biographical doc about a musician who is not only well known for hits such as Tip Toe Through The Tulips but for his trail blazing personae... READ MORE

Directed by: Johan Von Sydow

Runtime: 87 mins

Format: Digital

Tomorrow's Hope

Tomorrow's Hope brings us into the journey of passionate educators and tenacious kids and their families on the south side of Chicago, determined to carve out the future despite a sea of incredible ch... READ MORE

Directed by: Thomas Morgan

Runtime: 78 mins

Format: Digital

Two Gods

An intimate documentary about faith, renewal, and healing, Two Gods follows a Muslim casket maker and ritual body washer in New Jersey, as he takes two young men under his wing to teach them how to li... READ MORE

Directed by: Zeshawn Ali, Aman Ali

Runtime: 86 mins

Format: Digital

Two Lottery Tickets

The next generation of Romanian filmmaking talent finally arrives in the U.S. with Paul Negoescu and Two Lottery Tickets. A buddy comedy produced on a shoestring budget, starring three of the most rec... READ MORE

Directed by: Paul Negoescu

Runtime: 86 mins

Format: Digital

Upheaval: The Journey of Menachem Begin

Imprisoned by the Soviets. Orphaned by the Holocaust. Elected Prime Minister. Crowned peacemaker by the Nobel Prize Committee. Disgraced by the Lebanon War. Menachem Begin was a pillar of the Sta... READ MORE

Directed by: Jonathan Gruber

Runtime: 87 mins

Format: Digital

Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

Screening in the Music Box Garden | Extremely Limited Seating Available | A Part of We Heart Kathleen Turner with SERIAL MOMDown-on-his-luck private eye Eddie Valiant (Bob Hoskins) gets hire... READ MORE

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Runtime: 104 mins

Format: Digital

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