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:|
209 W Houston St
|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|
- A typically heady serio-comic brew, adapted by Tennessee Williams from his own playlet The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Any More, in which an ageing beauty, awaiting death immured in her fortress home, finds fanciful comfort in the attentions of a...Read more
- They sing old show tunes, the mother and daughter, to a lazy crowd of cats flopped out on dressers (and to the camera crew). They reminisce about days past, murmur at fraying photos, roll their eyes at the memory of lovers rejected, proposals decl...Read more