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Rooftop

Our sizzling Summer Rooftop Series is presented by Rohrbach Associates PC Architects featuring well-loved classics, beneath the stars and above the streets of Iowa City.

Previous Screenings

FARGO

1996 / USA / Joel Coen +

An annual tradition, we close our Rooftop series with the Coen Brothers comic-crime classic. Bottomless hot chocolate and coffee with your ticket? You betcha!

BEETLEJUICE

1988 / USA / Tim Burton

“I myself am strange and unusual.” The spirits of a deceased couple hire a malicious spirit to drive out the unbearable family that has moved into their home.

THE WOLF MAN

1941 / USA / George Waggner

“It isn’t a wolf…it’s a werewolf!” A practical man returns to his homeland, is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist.

BACK TO THE FUTURE PART III

1990 / USA / Robert Zemeckis

“I’m back…I’m back *from* the future!” Enjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford “Mad Dog” Tannen, unless Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.

BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II

1989 / USA / Robert Zemeckis

“Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need roads.” After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985…without interfering with his first trip.