Special Events

AN ARTIST’S LIMITS - An Interview with NEVER LOOK AWAY writer/director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

by Steven ProkopyOver the last few weeks, the Music Box Theatre has been the only venue in Chicago to feature all five of this year’s Best Foreign Language Film Oscar nominees on its screens. Rounding... READ MORE

Feb 12th to Feb 21st

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The Chicago Film Society Presents

The Chicago Film Society comes to the Music Box for special presentations, all on glorious celluloid. The programs classic features, underseen rarities, cult films, short subjects, trailer reels and m... READ MORE

Feb 25th

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Christian Petzold Matinees

In anticipation of the TRANSIT, the latest release from Music Box Films, the Music Box Theatre celebrates the career of writer-director Christian Petzold with a special weekend matinee serie...

Mar 2nd to Mar 24th

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JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival

CLICK HERE for More Information about the FestivalThe Music Box Theatre is proud to present three selections from the 2019 JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival: LEONA, RED COW, and FAMILY IN TRANSITION.

Mar 3rd to Mar 17th

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Don't Rest on Your Laurel and Hardy: The Films of Harmony Korine

CLICK HERE to watch the trailerSince the moment he was plucked from Washington Square Park to pen the film that shook Cannes to its core, Harmony Korine has never stopped breaking his own and everyone... READ MORE

Mar 8th to Mar 21st

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Parts of Speech: Hari Kunzru

***Presented by the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago | Tuesday, March 12 at 7:30pm***Admission is FREE | CLICK HERE to RSVPWith faith in public and private institutions at an all-time low, what... READ MORE

Mar 12th

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Silent Cinema at the Music Box

Classic silent films the way they were meant to be seen!  Featuring a live musical score on the famous Music Box organ by Dennis Scott, Music Box House Organist. Co-presented by The Chicago Film... READ MORE

Mar 16th

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The Chicago Film Society Presents

The Chicago Film Society comes to the Music Box for special presentations, all on glorious celluloid. The programs classic features, underseen rarities, cult films, short subjects, trailer reels and m... READ MORE

Mar 25th

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[REDACTED] in the Music Box Lounge

UP NEXT: SHOWGIRLSMonday, February 18th at 8pm*In the Music Box Lounge*Meet [REDACTED]. They'll make you laugh. They'll make you cry. They'll strip be demand to be called a dancer.[SAVED BY THE B... READ MORE

Mar 25th

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[REDACTED] in the Music Box Lounge

UP NEXT: SHOWGIRLSMonday, February 18th at 8pm*In the Music Box Lounge*Meet [REDACTED]. They'll make you laugh. They'll make you cry. They'll strip be demand to be called a dancer.[SAVED BY THE B... READ MORE

Apr 23rd

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[REDACTED] in the Music Box Lounge

UP NEXT: SHOWGIRLSMonday, February 18th at 8pm*In the Music Box Lounge*Meet [REDACTED]. They'll make you laugh. They'll make you cry. They'll strip be demand to be called a dancer.[SAVED BY THE B... READ MORE

May 29th

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Cinepocalypse 2019

We're back! CINEPOCALYPSE, a week of ass-kicking genre movies, is excited to return on June 13th-20th, 2019. Within the confines of the historic Music Box Theatre, fans can expect an unrivaled ge... READ MORE

Jun 13th to Jun 20th

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