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Holiday Classics

Come join in the yuletide cheer with these festive favorites on the big screen. From black and white perennials to newly minted additions to the holiday canon, we have something for everyone.

Upcoming Screenings

THE MUPPET CHRISTMAS CAROL

1992 / USA + / Brian Henson

Fri, Dec 172:00pmSat, Dec 184:30pmSun, Dec 191:30pmTue, Dec 217:00pm

The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser’s redemption on Christmas Eve.

ELF

2003 / USA / Jon Favreau

Fri, Dec 174:30pmSat, Dec 181:30pmMon, Dec 207:00pmTue, Dec 211:30pm

Raised as an over-sized elf, a human travels from the North Pole to NYC to meet his biological father who doesn’t know he exists and is in desperate need of some Christmas spirit.

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

1946 / USA / Frank Capra

Fri, Dec 177:00pmTue, Dec 214:00pm

In Frank Capra’s definitive holiday classic, an angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed. Presented in glorious 35mm!

THE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER

1940 / USA / Ernst Lubitsch

Sat, Dec 187:00pmSun, Dec 194:30pmWed, Dec 221:30pm

Two employees at a general store can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other’s anonymous pen pal.

DIE HARD

1988 / USA / John McTiernan

Sat, Dec 189:30pmMon, Dec 204:30pmWed, Dec 227:00pm

An NYPD officer tries to save his wife and several others taken hostage by German terrorists during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

NATIONAL LAMPOON’S CHRISTMAS VACATION

1989 / USA / Jeremiah S. Chechik

Sun, Dec 197:00pmMon, Dec 201:30pmWed, Dec 224:30pm

The Griswold family’s plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.