Amy Poehler Curated an Outdoor Summer Film Series in New York

amy_poehlerIf you’re in the New York City area in the next few months, Amy Poehler has put together a great summer movie series that’s worth checking out. Gothamist reports that Poehler has curated a summer movie series that will take place on the rooftop bar and restaurant of the McKittrick Hotel, home to Sleep No More, that will be a variety of some of her favorite films. Here’s the full lineup:

July 14 – 20: The Jerk (dir. Carl Reiner, 1979)
July 21 – 27: Rushmore (dir. Wes Anderson, 1998)
July 28 – August 3: Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory (dir. Mel Stuart, 1971)
August 4 – 10: The Bicycle Thief (dir. Vittorio De Sica, 1948)
August 11 – 17: Bonjour Tristesse (dir. Otto Preminger, 1958)
August 18 – 24: To Kill a Mockingbird (dir. Robert Mulligan, 1982)
August 25 – 31: Sixteen Candles (dir. John Hughes, 1984)
September 1 – 7: West Side Story (dir. Robert Wise & Jerome Robbins, 1961)
September 8 – 14: The Apartment (dir. Billy Wilder, 1960)
September 15 – 21: Hannah and Her Sisters (dir. Woody Allen, 1986)
September 22 – 28: Rosemary’s Baby (dir. Roman Polanski, 1968)

Each screening only fits 30 people, and a $20 ticket will buy you admission, popcorn, specialty cocktail, and “breathtaking view of Manhattan.” Check out more info over at the McKittrick Hotel website.

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