The Big One - Heist Films at the Music Box

Fri, May 7th, 2021 to Thu, May 13th, 2021

The Big One - Heist Films at the Music Box celebrates the art of the heist film from old to new. Enjoy classics such as Jules Dassin's RIFIFI in a new 4K restoration, Michael Mann's quintessential HEAT, 20th Anniversary 35mm screenings of Steven Soderberg's OCEAN'S ELEVEN, and Steve McQueen's Chicago-made WIDOWS all on the big screen!

Movies & Showtimes for
The Big One - Heist Films at the Music Box

Fri, May 7th
Rififi

4:00PM
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Fri, May 7th
Ocean's Eleven

7:00PM
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Fri, May 7th
Widows

9:45PM
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Sat, May 8th
Rififi

12:15PM
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Sat, May 8th
Widows

3:00PM
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Sat, May 8th
Heat

6:00PM
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Sat, May 8th
Ocean's Eleven

9:45PM
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Sun, May 9th
Heat

12:30PM
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Sun, May 9th
Widows

4:30PM
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Sun, May 9th
Ocean's Eleven

7:30PM
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Tue, May 11th
Rififi

4:30PM
BUY TICKETS

Tue, May 11th
Heat

7:30PM
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Wed, May 12th
Ocean's Eleven

4:30PM
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Wed, May 12th
Widows

7:30PM
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Thu, May 13th
Heat

3:45PM
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Thu, May 13th
Rififi

7:30PM
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Heat

A FILM BY: Michael Mann
WRITTEN BY: Michael Mann
STARRING: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer

Master criminal Neil McCauley (Robert De Niro) is trying to control the rogue actions of one of his men, while also planning one last big heist before retiring. Meanwhile, Lieutenant Hanna (Al Pacino) attempts to track down McCauley as he deals with the chaos in his own life, including the infidelity of his wife (Diane Venora) and the mental health of his stepdaughter (Natalie Portman). McCauley and Hanna discover a mutual respect, even as they try to thwart each other's plans.

Technical Information

Production Year: 1995
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 170 mins
Format: DCP

Ocean's Eleven

A FILM BY: Steven Soderbergh
WRITTEN BY: George Clayton Johnson, Jack Golden Russell
STARRING: George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts

***20th Anniversary | Screening in 35mm***

Dapper Danny Ocean (George Clooney) is a man of action. Less than 24 hours into his parole from a New Jersey penitentiary, the wry, charismatic thief is already rolling out his next plan. Following three rules: Don't hurt anybody, don't steal from anyone who doesn't deserve it, and play the game like you've got nothing to lose. Danny orchestrates the most sophisticated, elaborate casino heist in history.

Technical Information

Production Year: 2001
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 116 mins
Format: 35mm

Rififi

A FILM BY: Jules Dassin
WRITTEN BY: Jules Dassin (screenplay), August Le Breton (novel)
STARRING: Jean Servais, Carl Möhner, Robert Manuel

***New 4K Restoration***

Tony Le Stéphanois (Jean Servais), back from prison after taking a rap for Jo le Suédois (Carl Möhner), is ready to settle a few scores and mastermind a brilliant jewel heist. A worldwide smash hit, Rififi earned director Jules Dassin the Best Director prize at Cannes and set the standard for screen robberies for decades to come.

In French with English subtitles

Technical Information

Production Year: 1955
Country of Origin: France
Language: French
Run Time: 118 mins
Format: DCP

Widows

A FILM BY: Steve McQueen
WRITTEN BY: Gillian Flynn, Steve McQueen
STARRING: Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Elizabeth Debicki

A police shootout leaves four thieves dead during an explosive armed robbery attempt in Chicago. Their widows -- Veronica, Linda, Alice and Belle -- have nothing in common except a debt left behind by their spouses' criminal activities. Hoping to forge a future on their own terms, Veronica joins forces with the other three women to pull off a heist that her husband was planning.

Technical Information

Production Year: 2018
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 129 mins
Format: DCP

Music Box Theatre

3733 N Southport Ave Chicago, IL 60613 773 871 6604