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What's Playing at the Movies This Week?Boston
Tue, January 1, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
Find out what's playing at the local Movie Theatres this week. Just enter your specific city or town and movie listings and times are provided.
Boston Landing Summer Outdoor Movie NightsBoston, Free
Wed, June 12, 2019  -  Wed, August 14, 2019   
Bring a blanket, pack a picnic and enjoy complimentary movies on the rolling green hills at Athlete’s Park! Movie schedule to be announced.
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Classic Movies by Moonlight: Boston Harbor HotelBoston, Free
Fri, June 14, 2019  -  Fri, August 30, 2019   
Enjoy free Movies by Moonlight projected on the Harbor this summer at Boston Harbor Hotel. The cool evening breeze and view from Intrigue Café set the stage for the perfect opportunity to view these classic films under...
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Coolidge on the Greenway: 2019 Summer Movies SeriesBoston, Free
Tue, June 18, 2019  -  Tue, August 13, 2019   
Experience cinema classics under the stars! The Coolidge is thrilled to be partnering with the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy for a free outdoor screening series this summer.
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Summer Movies on the GreenwayBoston, Free
Wed, June 19, 2019  -  Wed, August 21, 2019   
Experience cinema classics under the stars! The Greenway is partnering with Coolidge Corner Theatre for a free outdoor screening series this summer.
MFA Sunset Cinema Series: Summer MoviesBoston
Wed, June 19, 2019  -  Thu, September 12, 2019   
This Summer, Four Sunset Cinema screenings throughout the summer will be preceded by live music, art-making activities and lawn games on the MFA's Huntington Avenue lawn. No tickets are required.
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Free Friday Flicks at the Hatch Shell Boston 2019Boston, Free
Fri, June 21, 2019  -  Fri, August 23, 2019   
Free Friday Flicks are classic & popular, family-oriented movies shown each Friday night in Boston throughout the summer at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Esplanade at no cost for over 25 years!
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Boston Outdoor Summer Movies Guide 2019Massachusetts, Free
Fri, June 21, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Summer is here and warm weather calls for outdoor fun. Here's a great list of Summer Movies under the stars in and around Boston. Enjoy!...
Summer Film Series 2019: A Wrinkle in TimeWellesley, Free
Thu, June 27, 2019  -  Thu, June 27, 2019   
Take advantage of the summer nights and join us outdoors on the Davis Plaza for the fourth annual summer film series. Join us at 7:00 pm for exclusive tours and art making activities before each screening.
Watertown Film FestivalWatertown, Free
Thu, June 27, 2019  -  Fri, June 28, 2019   
The inaugural edition of the Watertown Film Fest screens the best new water-themed short films of all genres by independent filmmakers from around the globe.
Hidden Figures Screening at HMNHCambridge, $
Sat, June 29, 2019   
Based on the true story told in Margot Lee Shetterly’s book of the same title, Theodore Melfi’s film focuses on the early “computers” at NASA’s Langley Research Center, in this case humans working on mathematical orbit calculations.
Family Film Festival at The Pru: Summer MoviesBoston, Free
Sat, July 6, 2019  -  Sat, August 24, 2019   
Join the Prudential Center for free family movies this summer on South Garden at our Annual Family Film Festival, Saturdays from July 6 through August 24.
Summer Film Series 2019: Back to the FutureWellesley, Free
Thu, July 11, 2019  -  Thu, July 11, 2019   
Take advantage of the summer nights and join us outdoors on the Davis Plaza for the fourth annual summer film series. Join us at 7:00 pm for exclusive tours and art making activities before each screening,
Wakefield’s Summer Movies by the LakeWakefield, Free
Thu, July 11, 2019  -  Thu, August 8, 2019   
Grab a blanket and the kids and neighbors and head down to the bandstand near Lake Quannapowitt for some outdoor summer movie fun!
Sunday Night Summer Movies at Christopher Columbus ParkBoston, Free
Sun, July 21, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Pack a picnic to take to Christopher Columbus Park for one of these Sunday night films, which will begin at dusk. Free popcorn will be available, courtesy of Joe’s American Bar & Grill.
The Davis Summer Movies 2019Wellesley, Free
Sat, July 27, 2019  -  Thu, August 8, 2019   
The Davis Museum at Wellesley College this summer invites you to bring a chair and blanket and hunker down on the museum plaza to catch a film!
Mayor Walsh’s Summer Movie Nights 20194 Locations, Free
Mon, August 5, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Families are invited to enjoy Mayor Walsh's Summer Movie Nights at local city parks this summer. Bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy a movie under the stars with neighbors and friends.
Mayor Walsh's Summer Movie Nights in the ParksBoston, Free
Mon, August 5, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Mayor Walsh's Movie Nights are presented by Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Boston Parks and Recreation Department. Come join us for movies under the stars in Boston parks.
Movie Night: RioJamaica Plain, Free
Wed, August 7, 2019  -  Wed, August 7, 2019   
Create a macaw mask, then grab some popcorn and move inside to watch Rio (rated G). We will also have free ice cream from J.P. Licks!
Summer Film Series 2019: The Fifth ElementWellesley, Free
Thu, August 8, 2019  -  Thu, August 8, 2019   
Take advantage of the summer nights and join us outdoors on the Davis Plaza for the fourth annual summer film series. Join us at 7:00 pm for exclusive tours and art making activities before each screening.
Flicks on the Fieild: Rookie of the YearSudbury, Free
Thu, August 15, 2019  -  Thu, August 15, 2019   
Come join us for the showing of the Sandlot at Haskell field.. grab a blanket and friends to see a movie out under the stars.
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Parent Talk Flicks on the Field: SmallFootNeedham, Free
Sat, August 17, 2019  -  Sat, August 17, 2019   
Enjoy a FREE movie under the stars! Children’s Activities start at 6:30pm and SmalllFoot begins at 7:45pm at Memorial Field (Needham High School).
Kung Fu Films at the Gate in Chinatown Park BostonBoston, Free
Fri, August 23, 2019  -  Sun, August 25, 2019   
Each of the three nights of film showings includes a live performance, two short films, and the main feature. The classic films are action-packed with kung fu scenes and are accompanied by English-subtitles.
Summer Movies on the CommonBoston, Free
Fri, September 6, 2019  -  Fri, September 6, 2019   
Join us for movies under the stars on the Boston Common at Frog Pond. This series is presented by the Boston Parks & Recreation Department and Northeastern University in partnership with Hot 96.9 and the Mayor's Office of Tourism, Sports and Entertainment.

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