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November 12, 2014

The Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival Returns With Feature Films, Shorts, Documentaries, Discussions And More, November 12-16 And 21-22

Kicking off its 2014 festival today, the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival returns to educate and expose the Philadelphia region to films by and about Asian Americans via screenings and events. Running November 12 through Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22 to Sunday, November 22, the festival delves into Asian American film through screenings […]

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November 3, 2014

Interstellar Premieres At The Franklin Institute’s IMAX Theater Tomorrow, Tuesday, November 4, A Day Before Its Nationwide Release

At The Franklin Institute, cool views of outer space are never out of reach with permanent features like the Fels Planetarium and events like Night Skies in the Joel N. Bloom Observatory. This week, though, audiences can check out a major Hollywood version of what deep space might look like with the premiere of Interstellar, […]

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October 27, 2014

The Philadelphia Film Society Screens Retro Halloween Films For Its Sinister Cinema: Halloween at the PFS Roxy, October 29-November 1

A photo posted by Sarah Glinski (@giaaantunicorn) on May 5, 2014 at 4:27pm PDT Looking for your Halloween film fix? You’re in luck. Films about zombies, ghosts and insane folks take the spotlight at the Philadelphia Film Society’s retro Halloween film celebration. During Halloween week, from October 29 through November 1, visit the PFS Roxy for […]

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October 22, 2014

Manayunk Celebrates Halloween With 3-Days Of Events Including A Screening Of Hocus Pocus, Trick-Or-Treating And More, October 23-25

Manayunk celebrates Halloween, or Halloweekend, with three days of themed events — from a zombie dance party and trick or treating to a screening of Hocus Pocus and an eerie one-act show. The Halloweekend festivities kick off with a performance by the Manayunk Theatre Company at Bourbon Blue on Thursday, October 23. Watch the theatrical […]

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October 15, 2014

Philadelphia Film Festival Kicks Off Thursday, October 16 With More Than 100 Films; Save On Tickets With Exclusive Ticket Code

Beginning on Thursday, October 16, The Philadelphia Film Festival returns to theaters across the city to present more than 100 acclaimed films to Philadelphia audiences. From award-winning features and lesser-known shorts to riveting documentaries and a David Lynch retrospective, the film festival’s diversity ensures that a wide variety of digital works will hit Philly’s silver […]

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August 26, 2014

The Schuylkill Banks Movie Nights Continue On Tuesday And Thursday Evenings This Week And Next Week, Through Thursday, September 4

On Tuesday and Thursday nights through September 4, the Schuylkill Banks hosts free movie screenings at the Walnut Street Bridge and Grays Ferry Crescent.   Due to a few rainy nights this summer, the free outdoor movie nights at the Schuylkill Banks extend into early September and take place on both Tuesday and Thursday nights […]

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August 25, 2014

Reminder: The PHS Pop-Up Garden Hosts A Free Screening Of The Great Outdoors And Themed Quizzo, Tonight, August 25

The lush PHS Pop-Up Garden on South Street in Graduate Hospital is still packing in lovers of alfresco good times nightly. Though just reveling in sunshine or moonlight in the garden is enjoyable, tonight the pop-up hosts a free outdoor movie screening with movie-themed quizzo. Once the sun sets tonight, The Great Outdoors, an ’80s […]

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August 11, 2014

The PHS Pop-Up Garden Hosts Two Free Outdoor Film Screenings, Jaws, Tonight, August 11 And The Great Outdoors On Monday, August 25

On two Monday evenings this month, the PHS Pop-Up Garden on South Street screens two feature films for free. Tonight, August 11, the beer garden hosts a free screening of the summer classic, Jaws — in celebration of Shark Week. Beginning at 8 p.m., hang out alfresco and catch the free movie screening along with […]

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August 4, 2014

Franklin Square Hosts Quizzo, Free Jazz, A Movie Night, Beer Garden And More For Its Things On Thursdays Series, Thursdays, August 7-28

Thursday nights at Franklin Square put on a figurative party hat during the month of August. This Thursday, August 7, head to the historic park for a game of quizzo in Franklin Square’s Pavilion. Tickets are required and include beer, wine and food in addition to healthy competition. Next Thursday, August 14, groove to free […]

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July 30, 2014

The Philadelphia Bacon Fest At The Oval Returns For Its 2nd Year Of Live Music, Food Trucks And A Free Outdoor Screening Of A Film Starring Kevin Bacon, This Friday, August 8

UPDATE: Bacon Fest has been postponed due to weather. The festival will now take place on Friday, August 8. This Friday, August 8, The Awesome Fest teams up with The Oval for the second annual Philadelphia Bacon Fest — a full night of bacon foodstuffs with a side of Kevin Bacon. Gear up for the […]

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