Film Forum

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The city’s leading tastemaking venue, Film Forum is programmed by a fest-scouring staff that takes its duties as seriously as a Kurosawa samurai. It's one of the best places to take in the hottest films from Cannes, Venice and beyond. Amid all the adult fare, parents will occasionally find kid-friendly gold in the classic films that are screened.
Venue name: Film Forum
Contact:
Address: 209 W Houston St
New York
10014
Cross street: between Sixth Ave and Varick St
Transport: Subway: 1 to Houston St
Price: $12.50, seniors (Mon–Fri before 5pm) and members $7
  • Scorsese's fast, violent, stylish mobster movie is a return to form, De Niro, and the Italian-American underworld. But in following, from '55 to the late '70s, the true-life descent into big-time crime of Henry Hill (Liotta), he and co-writer Nick...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    On paper, The Tribe sounds like it was dreamt up by the Department for Spoofing World Cinema: It’s Ukrainian, it has no dialogue and, uniquely, all the main characters communicate solely in sign language (without subtitles). Those characters are d...
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  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    A free-associative trip through the golden years of rhythm and blues, Les Blank’s long-lost Leon Russell doc unfolds like a southern-fried Almost Famous that’s been stitched together from all of the little observations that a scripted film would l...
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