Pedestrian Drive-In

One-of-a-kind cinematic event under the starry skies.

PEDESTRIAN DRIVE-IN

FREE!

Enjoy movies outdoors in the Spiegelgarden! Grab a drink, a snack from a food truck, and experience a one-of-a-kind film event: outdoor movies on the big screen with personalized audio via our Silent Disco headphones. Seating is first-come, first-served.

Please note: headphone use with deposit of your license/ID (to be returned upon exit).


Tuesday, Sept. 10:  8:00pm

RBG

(PG, 2018, Julie Cohen, Betsy West, 98 mins)  Multiple award-winning documentary. At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. But without a definitive Ginsburg biography, the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court has been largely unknown, even to some of her biggest fans – until now. 


Wednesday, Sept. 11:  8:00pm

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

(PG-13, 2018, Morgan Neville, 94 mins) The feel-good, award-winning hit of 2018! Fred Rogers pioneered the way for a sanctuary to gently discuss difficult topics that other children’s media providers wouldn’t touch. His creation of the iconic Mister Roger’s Neighborhood influenced children around the world, and even authorities in government.


Thursday, Sept. 12:  8:00pm

Grease

(PG-13, 1978, Randal Kleiser, 110 mins) Oscar-nominated cult classic. Sandy Olsson (Olivia Newton-John) falls in love with greaser Danny Zuko (John Travolta) at the beach over the summer. Unbeknownst to them, they both attend Rydell High and at a pep rally, Sandy’s Pink Ladies and Danny’s T-Birds butt heads. Danny isn’t the same man Sandy fell in love with at the beach.Can love save the day?


Friday, Sept. 13:  8:00pm

BlackKlansman

(R, 2018, Spike Lee, 135 mins) Academy Award Winner. The first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department, Ron Stallworth takes on an ambitious mission to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan with the help of his Jewish partner Flip Zimmerman. Together, they go undercover to investigate the organization and expose their schemes. How long can they keep up this increasingly dangerous performance? Starring John David Washington, Adam Driver, and Laura Harrier.


Saturday, Sept. 14:  8:00pm

Bridesmaids

(R, 2011, Paul Feig, 125 mins)  Blockbuster female-driven comedy! When her best friend Lillian (Maya Rudolph) becomes engaged, Annie (Rochester’s Kristen Wiig) insists on being the maid of honor. Despite her personal life being a chaotic mess, Annie shams her way through obscure and pricey wedding rituals. She knows she has one shot to get her friend’s wedding perfect and she’ll do what it takes to get things right.


Sunday, Sept. 15:  8:00pm

Residente

(NR, 2017, Residente, 90 mins) Presented by the Puerto Rican Festival in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. After leaving one of the most influential rap ensembles in Latin America during the midst of its wild success, Residente takes up a project to speak out against injustice and corruption. He traces his DNA, which takes him around the world. Each location adds to his musical project, inspiring conversations about his ancestors and their struggles. In Spanish with English subtitles.


Monday, Sept. 16:  8:00pm

My Big Gay Italian Wedding

(NR, 2018, Alessandro Genovesi, 90 mins) Presented by ImageOut: The Rochester LGBT Film & Video Festival, it made its New York State Premiere at 2018’s ImageOut. In this merry movie of matrimony, happily engaged Antonio brings his fiancé Paulo to the exquisite old Italian village of his birth to meet his headstrong parents and reveal his sexuality, setting out on a quest to make a city founded on religious tradition understand that love is love. Starring Diego Abatantuono, Monica Guerritore and Salvatore Esposito.


Tuesday, Sept. 17:  8:00pm

See What I’m Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary

(PG-13, 2009, Hilari Scarl, 91 mins) ASL Film Night. This award-winning, heartfelt documentary follows four well-known entertainers in the deaf community – a comic, a drummer, an actor and a singer – as they attempt to cross over and reach mainstream audiences. These uniquely talented deaf entertainers of various disciplines overcome great challenges on their way to personal triumphs and professional success. Starring CJ Jones, Robert DeMayo, Bob Hilterman and T.L. Forsberg.  Closed Captioned.


Thursday, Sept 19: 7:45pm

The Big Sick

(R, 2017, Michael Showalter, 119 mins)  Academy Award Nominee for Best Original Screenplay and Winner of the SXSW Film Festival Audience Award. Based on a true story, Pakistani-American comedian Kumail Nanjiani (playing himself) and white grad student Emily Gardner (Zoe Kazan) fall in love, but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a serious mystery illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his disapproving family, and his true feelings. Written by Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon.


Friday, Sept 20:  8:00pm

The Favourite

(R, 2018, Yorgos Lanthimos, 119 mins)  Academy Award for Best Actress (Olivia Colman). Bawdy, acerbic tale of royal intrigue, passion, envy and betrayal in the court of Queen Anne in early 18th century England. At the center of the story is the Queen herself (Colman), whose relationship with her confidante, adviser and clandestine lover Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough (Rachel Weisz), is turned upside down by the arrival of the Duchess’s younger cousin Abigail (Emma Stone).


Saturday, Sept 21:  7:30pm

Avengers:  Endgame

(PG-13, 2019, Anthony Russo, Joe Russo, 181 mins)  Blockbuster hit. The universe is in shambles after the shattering effects of the Titan Thanos’ actions in Infinity War. With those who are left, the Avengers must unite to repair the balance of the universe. This is the grand ending to a 22-film journey. Starring Robert Downy Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremey Renner and Don Cheadle. 


The Theatre Bar will be open every night for the duration of Pedestrian Drive-In for your libations with movie pleasure.

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