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Angus + Mouchette

A Part of Highs and Lows Being a teenager is either needlessly difficult, or endlessly brutal. This is a universal truth we can all agree upon. Whether it's puberty tearing through your body... READ MORE

Directed by: Patrick Read Johnson, Robert Bresson

Runtime: 171 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Feb 13th

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Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

In this animated feature set in the 1940s, the troubled yet heroic Batman (Kevin Conroy) is pitted against a mysterious figure who is rubbing out Gotham City's most dangerous criminals, and who many b... READ MORE

Directed by: Kevin Altieri, Boyd Kirkland, Frank Paur

Runtime: 76 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Apr 1st

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But I'm a Cheerleader

35mm Print | Preshow Drinks and DJ in Music Box Lounge at 9pm | Presented by Ramona Slick and Rated Q - A Celebration of Queer, Camp, & Cult CinemaJamie Babbit's creative feature debut follow... READ MORE

Directed by: Jamie Babbit

Runtime: 85 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Jan 27th

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The Conversation

Opens Friday, January 28th | New 35mm Print Lonely wiretapping expert and devout Catholic Harry Caul (Gene Hackman) is hired to record a seemingly innocuous conversation in San Francisco's Union... READ MORE

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Runtime: 113 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Jan 28th

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Dawn of the Dead

Original Theatrical Cut | Presented by Music Box of Horrors DAWN at MIDNIGHT!  In the 1980s, DAWN OF THE DEAD was one of the kings of the long lost world of midnight movies and kicking off t... READ MORE

Directed by: George A. Romero

Runtime: 127 mins

Format: DCP

Opens on Feb 4th

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Dumb and Dumber + Y tu mamá también

A Part of Highs and Lows It has been said that true friendship can withstand anything -- long road trips, running out of cash, crushing on the same person, scamming disabled children, confus... READ MORE

Directed by: Peter Farrelly, Alfonso Cuarón

Runtime: 213 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Feb 22nd

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EdTV + Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One

A Part of Highs and Lows The film crew follows the subject, but are never shown. However, in EDtv and Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One, the film crews are fully prominent. Almost overflowing... READ MORE

Directed by: Ron Howard, William Greaves

Runtime: 197 mins

Opens on Feb 17th

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Follow the Smoke

Dice Media PresentsStand Up Sit Down is a series of Mockumentary style films all shot in Chicago, cast entirely of Stand Up Comedians and notable Chicago personalities. The films will premiere at the... READ MORE

Runtime: 90 mins

Format: DCP

Opens on Jan 29th

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The Freshman

Live accompaniment by Music Box house organist Dennis Scott | Programmed and co-presented by the Chicago Film Society One of the most financially successful pictures of t... READ MORE

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

Runtime: 76 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Jan 29th

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Graduate First + American Pie

A Part of Highs and Lows Seemingly polar opposites in their cinematic construction - thematically, these two films lend themselves each to one side of a bitter coin: bitter, and more bitter.... READ MORE

Directed by: Maurice Pialat, Paul Weitz

Runtime: 181 mins

Opens on Feb 19th

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How High + Daisies

A Part of Highs and Lows From the congested halls of Harvard University, to the stuffiness of bourgeois Czechoslovakia, higher society is about to be overrun by two anarchic duos: one consis... READ MORE

Directed by: Jesse Dylan, Věra Chytilová

Runtime: 167 mins

Opens on Feb 26th

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How Stella Got Her Groove Back + Fear Eats the Soul

A Part of Highs and Lows “Happiness is Not Always Fun” - especially when you are  finding love and acceptance within a May-September romance, the road is filled with extreme highs and t... READ MORE

Directed by: Kevin Rodney Sullivan, Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Runtime: 216 mins

Opens on Feb 15th

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Hud

Hard-drinking, arrogant, womanizing Hud Bannon (Paul Newman) lives a self-centered, indolent life supported by his hard-working and morally upstanding father, Homer (Melvyn Douglas), on the family cat... READ MORE

Directed by: Martin Ritt

Runtime: 112 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Feb 5th

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Last and First Men

Opens Friday, January 28th Two billion years in the future, humanity finds itself on the verge of extinction. Almost all that remains are lone, surreal monuments—the futuristic, solemn, Brut... READ MORE

Directed by: Jóhann Jóhannsson

Runtime: 71 mins

Format: DCP

Opens on Jan 28th

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New York Ninja

Screening in 35mm John is just an average man working as a sound technician for a New York City news station, until one day his pregnant wife is brutally murdered after witnessing the kidnap... READ MORE

Directed by: John Liu, Kurtis Spieler

Runtime: 93 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Jan 28th

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Out of the Blue

Opens Friday, February 4th | New 4K Restoration Dennis Hopper directed and stars in “Out of the Blue” – the spiritual sequel to his own “Easy Rider”, chronicling the collapse of sixties... READ MORE

Directed by: Dennis Hopper

Runtime: 94 mins

Format: DCP

Opens on Feb 4th

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Peggy Sue Got Married + The Last Temptation of Christ

A Part of Highs and Lows Dwelling too heavily in the past can be a fool's errand, one that quickly devolves into a slippery slope of missed opportunity in the present moment. In addition to... READ MORE

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese

Runtime: 267 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Feb 20th

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The Perfume of the Lady in Black

A Part of Cinematic Void and Music Box of Horrors Present: January Giallo 2022 Director Francesco Barilli's hallucinatory giallo horror-thriller stars Mimsy Farmer (FOUR FLIES ON G... READ MORE

Directed by: Francesco Barilli

Runtime: 103 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Jan 26th

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Point Break

After a string of bizarre bank robberies in Southern California, with the crooks donning masks of various former presidents, a federal agent, Johnny Utah (Keanu Reeves), infiltrates the suspected gang... READ MORE

Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow

Runtime: 122 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Mar 4th

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Poly Styrene: I Am a Cliche

One Night Only Poly Styrene was the first woman of colour in the UK to front a successful rock band. She introduced the world to a new sound of rebellion, using her unconventional voice to s... READ MORE

Directed by: Celeste Bell, Paul Sng

Runtime: 96 mins

Format: DCP

Opens on Feb 2nd

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Rocky Horror Picture Show

This notorious horror parody — a fast-paced potpourri of camp, sci-fi and rock ‘n’ roll, among other things — tracks the exploits of naïve couple Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon) after... READ MORE

Directed by: Jim Sharman

Runtime: 100 mins

Format: DCP

Opens on Feb 19th

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The Room

This “electrifying American black comedy about love, passion, betrayal and lies” stars (and was directed, written and produced by) the mysterious Tommy Wiseau, and has been a cult favorite in LA since... READ MORE

Directed by: Tommy Wiseau

Runtime: 99 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Feb 18th

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The Tarnished Angels

Heroic World War I pilot Roger Shumann (Robert Stack) is all but forgotten by the 1930s, but flying is all he knows, so he takes work as an air show stuntman. Roger's job is demeaning, low-paying and... READ MORE

Directed by: Douglas Sirk

Runtime: 91 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Jan 29th

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Teen Witch

Arrive Early at 11:30pm for a Live Vinyl DJ Set by Gaudy God High-school nerd Louise Miller (Robyn Lively) learns from psychic Madame Serena (Zelda Rubinstein) that she's possessed with magi... READ MORE

Directed by: Dorian Walker

Runtime: 90 mins

Format: 35mm

Opens on Feb 25th

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Yojimbo

Screening Digitally on Saturday, 1/22 & Sunday, 1/23 | Screening on 35mm Saturday, 1/29 at 4:15pm A nameless ronin, or samurai with no master (Toshirô Mifune), enters a small village in feuda... READ MORE

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Runtime: 110 mins

Format: DCP

Opens on Jan 22nd

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