Hunters Point Parks Conservancy starts their season of summer flicks this Thursday, 19 May with Big, starring Tom Hanks. This gorgeous new park’s concession stand LIC Landing serves food and drink (and beer!). And best of all, the East River Ferry takes you right there! Movies start at sunset.

16 June: Splash
14 July: Spider-man
11 Aug: August Rush
25 Aug: Zootopia
15 Sept: Ghost


Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 1. Photo by Jim.henderson (PD)


Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 1 – on Harbor View Lawn. Also on Thursday nights, the BBP Movies with a View screenings start in July.

7 July: Singing in the Rain
14 July: Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle
21 July: Purple Rain
28 July: It Happened One Night
4 Aug: American Graffiti
11 Aug: Selma
18 Aug: A League of Their Own
25 August 25th: People’s Choice – to be announced


Chillin’at Hudson River Park. Photo by Jim.henderson (PD)


Hudson River Flicks – Big Hit Wednesdays at Pier 63

6 July: Mad Max: Fury Road
13 July: Jurassic World
20 July: Trainwreck
27 July: The Big Short
3 Aug: Creed
10 Aug: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
17 Aug: The Martian

Family Fridays at Pier 46

8 July: Minions
15 July: The Peanuts Movie
22 July: Shaun the Sheep
29 July: Kung Fu Panda 3
5 Aug: Penguins of Madagascar
12 Aug: Goosebumps
18 Aug: The Princess Bride

More Movies:
Randall’s Island Park [map]
June 12: Jurassic World 8pm
July 10: Selena 8pm

Watson Gleason Playground, Bronx [map]
June 26: Remember the Titans 8pm
Aug 14: The Good Dinosaur 8pm
Aug 28: Inside Out (2015) 8pm

Astoria Park Movies on the Waterfront
July 25: Big Hero 6
Aug 1: Mary Poppins
Aug 8: Minions
Aug 15: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Aug 22: Jaws
Flicks run from 8:30pm – 10pm.

International Film Festival at Socrates Sculpture Park
July 6: The African Queen (USA)
July 13: L’Atalante (France)
July 20: Sonita (Iran/Germany/Switzerland)
July 27: Rivers and Tides (Germany/UK)
Aug 3: Girl Asleep (Australia)
Aug 10: Suzhou River (China)
Aug 17: Aguirre, The Wrath of God (Germany/Peru)
Aug 24: Embrace the Serpent (Peru)
Pre-screening performances at 7 PM, films begin at sundown.




The Intrepid doesn’t have their schedule out yet, but I expect it will be announced soon.

Do you have intel on more waterfront movie venues? Let me know in the comments and I will add them to the list.


posted by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee