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Why locals love it

Formerly known as The Waverly, this historic space reopened in 2005 as the go-to theater for those seeking the best of foreign and independent film. It boasts 5 screens, luxury seating, cult movie midnight screenings on the weekends, and organic popcorn!

Why you should visit it

Their programming is top notch. IFC is known for sneak preview screenings, the Stranger Than Fiction documentary film series with director Q&As, and the Academy Short Film nominees. Basically, you'll see movies here not shown anywhere else.

Special tip

Catch a midnight show on Friday and Saturday nights featuring popular classics, like Indiana Jones, Robo Cop, & Jaws.

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One of the more interesting movie houses in NYC. Plus great midnight movies. Both The Holy Mountain and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre come to mind.
July 13, 2018

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