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Exclusive: Rooftop Cinema Club announces outdoor NYC screenings

New York City's hottest outdoor film series is back—your deckchair, sunset view, cocktail and classic movie awaits

Photo: Courtesy RCC
By Joshua Rothkopf |
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When it comes to watching movies outdoors, Rooftop Cinema Club has it down to a science (if that science were awesomeness and you got an A+). There's a cocktail bar. There's popcorn, even a "bottomless" ticketing option. There are state-of-the-art wireless headphones. And you're on a roof and it's summertime. What's not to understand here?

Here's what's changed: All screenings this season will unspool at Skylawn Rooftop Bar at Embassy Suites (60 W 37th St), which opens at 5pm daily, so you can get your drink on early. And the programming continues to evolve in impressive ways. Not only can you sing along to a certain Oscar-winning song, you can steep yourself in weekly picks devoted to strong onscreen women, black cinema and LGBT/Pride films. Showtime is 8:30pm.

Time Out is proud to announce RCC's first month of titles, with purchasing links below.

Sat June 1: Bohemian Rhapsody: Sing-Along

Sun June 2: Coming to America

Tue June 4: Breakfast at Tiffany's

Wed June 5: Dirty Dancing

Thu June 6: Pretty Woman

Fri June 7: La La Land

Sat June 8: Romy and Michele's High School Reunion

Sun June 9: A Star Is Born (2018)

Mon June 10: Mean Girls

Tue June 11: Romeo + Juliet

Wed June 12: The Great Gatsby (2013): Theme Night

Thu June 13: Love & Basketball

Fri June 14: Lost in Translation

Sat June 15: Grease: Sing-Along

Sun June 16: Father of the Bride (1991)

Mon June 17: The Greatest Showman: Sing-Along

Tue June 18: Bohemian Rhapsody: Sing-Along

Wed June 19: Do the Right Thing

Thu June 20: A Star Is Born (2018)

Fri June 21: The Sandlot

Sat June 22: Bridesmaids

Sun June 23: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Mon June 24: The Breakfast Club

Tue June 25: Love Jones

Wed June 26: 10 Things I Hate About You

Thu June 27: Top Gun

Fri June 28: Dirty Dancing

Sat June 29: Bohemian Rhapsody

Sun June 30: Purple Rain  

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