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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.
Sensory Friendly Films at AMC FraminghamFramingham, $$
Sat, September 28, 2019  -  Sat, October 26, 2019   
The program provides a special opportunity for families to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment. The auditoriums dedicated to the program have their lights up, the sound turned down and audience members are invited to get up and dance, walk, shout...
October Movie Nights at The AnchorCharlestown, Free
Fri, October 4, 2019  -  Fri, October 25, 2019   
The Anchor at Shipyard Park in historic Charlestown Navy Yard will host weekly movies every Friday night in October. With a view of Boston Harbor, this is the only spot in Boston to watch a movie with a view!
Showcase Cinemas brings back 'The Goonies'Revere
Thu, October 24, 2019  -  Thu, October 24, 2019   
As part of their Bring Back program, Showcase Cinemas is bringing back a fan favorite, The Goonies! A band of young kids take on a property developing company who plans to destroy their home.
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E.T. The Extra-TerrestrialBrookline, $
Sat, October 26, 2019  -  Sat, October 26, 2019   
See E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982), the immensely popular magical fantasy movie myth, on the big screen. Fun for the family.
Showcase Cinemas brings back 'The Goonies'Revere
Sun, October 27, 2019  -  Sun, October 27, 2019   
As part of their Bring Back program, Showcase Cinemas is bringing back a fan favorite, The Goonies! A band of young kids take on a property developing company who plans to destroy their home.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show at The CoolidgeBrookline, $
Thu, October 31, 2019  -  Thu, October 31, 2019   
It's The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the screamingly funny, sinfully twisted salute to sci-fi, horror, B-movies, and rock music, all rolled into one deliciously decadent morsel. In 35MM on Halloween night!
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Boston International Kids Film Festival 20193 Locations, $$
Fri, November 15, 2019  -  Sun, November 17, 2019   
Over 80 films will be shown at the annual Boston International Kids Film Festival November 15-17, 2019. The films will be both professionally and student-made - ALL for kids.
Science on the Screen: Babe - The MovieBrookline, $
Sat, November 16, 2019  -  Sat, November 16, 2019   
Academy Award winner and Best Picture nominee, Babe is the inspirational story of a shy Yorkshire piglet who doesn't quite know his place in the world. But when Farmer Hoggett (James Cromwell) wins him at the county fair, Babe discovers that he can be anything he wants to...
An American Tail: Kids MovieBrookline, $
Sun, December 1, 2019  -  Sun, December 1, 2019   
From director Don Bluth and creator David Kirschner, this critically acclaimed full-length animated triumph chronicles the wide-eyed adventures of a courageous little mouse named Fievel.
Film Eco of Festival RUSDOCFILMFEST-3W: Brother AzariClinton, $
Sat, December 7, 2019  -  Sat, December 7, 2019   
Directed by Alexey Burykin, Russian, English subtitles. This film was screened at RusDocFilmFes, an annual independent documentary film festival in New York organized by Novyi Zhurnal, the oldest intellectual, literary journal of the Russian-speaking Diaspora.
Sherlock Jr. - Kids MovieBrookline, $
Sun, December 15, 2019   
Buster Keaton plays a movie projectionist who daydreams himself into the movies he is showing and merges with the figures and the backgrounds on the screen. Before the film, a local scientist will discuss optical illusions and film special effects.
Science on Screen, Jr.: Sherlock Jr.Brookline, $
Sun, December 15, 2019  -  Sun, December 15, 2019   
Before the film, a local scientist will discuss optical illusions and film special effects. Buster Keaton plays a movie projectionist who daydreams himself into the movies he is showing.
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Kids' Shows: The Muppet Christmas CarolBrookline, $
Sat, December 21, 2019  -  Sun, December 22, 2019   
'Tis the season for love, laughter, and one of the most cherished stories of all time! The classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge as told by everyone's favorite band of muppets!
The Muppet Christmas CarolBrookline, $
Sat, December 21, 2019  -  Sun, December 22, 2019   
The classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge as told by everyone's favorite band of Muppets! 'Tis the season for love, laughter, and one of the most cherished stories of all time!


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