Houston Press Arts Guide 2016: Film Listings

Film still from Andy Warhol, Sunset, 1967.
Film still from Andy Warhol, Sunset, 1967.
© 2016 The Andy Warhol Museum

Here's what's coming up in the next year for film enthusiasts in Houston: 

Through January 8
Andy Warhol: Sunset
The Menil Collection
713-525-9400 | menil.org

September 2016
Movies Houstonians Love
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

September 1
Totally ‘80s Sing-Along
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

Upcoming Events

September 2016
Turkish Film Festival
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

September 3
Batman, Batman Returns Double Feature
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 3
Movie Party: Beetlejuice
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 4
City Lights
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 4
Corpse Bride
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 4
Edward Scissorhands
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 6
Sakura Killers
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 7
Mars Attacks!
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 7
Shedding Light
Aurora Picture Show and The Menil Collection
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

September 8
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds: One More Time With Feeling
Landmark River Oaks Theatre
713-524-2175 | landmarktheatres.com/houston
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 9
Magic Mike XXL
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 9
Zert (The Joke)
Czech Center Museum Houston
713-528-2060 | czechcenter.org

September 10
Beetlejuice Movie Party
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 10
Movie Party: Pee-Wee
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 10
Movie Under the Moon sponsored by First Colony Church of Christ; Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Sugar Land Town Square
Sugar Land
sugarlandtownsquare.com

September 10
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Landmark River Oaks Theatre
713-524-2175 | landmarktheatres.com/houston

September 11, 14
Labyrinth 30th Anniversary
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

September 11
Mars Attacks!
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 11
Sweeney Todd
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 12, 14
Kenshin Part II: Kyoto Inferno
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 14
Fantastic Fest: Melody of Rebellion
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 15
No Asylum: The Untold Chapter of Anne Frank’s Story, with Director Paula Fouce
Holocaust Museum Houston
713-942-8000 | hmh.org

September 15
Ultimate ‘90s Sing-Along
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 16-17
12th Annual Business of Film Conference
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Rice University, Rice Media Center
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

September 16
Arianna vs Rhianna Sing-Along
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 16
Friday Flicks on The Lawn: Friday Night Lights
GreenStreet
832-320-1201 | greenstreetdowntown.com/happenings

September 16
Silicon Cowboys
14 Pews
281-888-9677 | 14pews.org

September 17
Death Salon Film Festival
Aurora Picture Show and the Order of the Good Death
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

September 17
Movie Party: Batman
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 17
Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure Movie Party
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 18
Chaplin at Essany
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 18
Corpse Bride
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 18
Monster Mash: Dracula
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 18
Richard II
The Globe on Screen
Landmark River Oaks Theatre
713-524-2175 | onscreen.shakespearesglobe.com

September 18, 21
TCM Big Screen Classics: Dr. Strangelove
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

September 19
The Goonies Quote-Along
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 19
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory with Cast Live!
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 20
Ninotchka
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 20
To Joey, With Love
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

September 21
Monster Mash: Dracula
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 22
Quarterly Mobile Phone Film Festival
Rec Room
713-344-1291 | recroomhtx.com

September 23
Black Swan
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 23
Comedy Gold, curated by Andrea Glover
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

September 23
Reset
14 Pews
281-888-9677 | 14pews.org

September 23
Rowdy Magic Mike XXL
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 24
A Clockwork Orange
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 24
Phantasm
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 25
Big Fish
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 25
Edward Scissorhands
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 26
Presidential Debates
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 27
SWAMP Salon
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Multiple venues
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

September 28
Andy Warhol: Sunset, followed by a film from the Menil archives
The Menil Collection
713-525-9400 | menil.org

September 28
Vanished | Left Behind: Next Generation
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

September 29
Ariana vs Rihanna Sing-A-Long
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

September 30
Float & Flick at Hotel Derek: E.T.
Hotel Derek
713-961-3000 | hotelderek.com

October 2
Nosferatu
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

October 3, 5
Kenshin Part III: The Legend Ends
Alamo Drafthouse
Mason Park
281-398-5454 | drafthouse.com/houston

October 5
Andy Warhol: Sunset, followed by a film from the Menil archives
The Menil Collection
713-525-9400 | menil.org

October 7
Rok dabla (Year of the Devil)
Czech Center Museum Houston
713-528-2060 | czechcenter.org

October 7
Third Coast Dance Film Festival
Aurora Picture Show and Third Coast Dance Film Festival
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

October 12
The Met: Live in HD | Tristan und Isolde Encore
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

October 15, 17
The Royal Opera: Norma
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

October 16
Bolshoi Ballet: The Golden Age
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

 

The Curse of the Werewolf
The Curse of the Werewolf
Screenshot Hammer Film Productions

October 16, 19
Monster Mash: Curse of the Werewolf
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

October 21
Friday Flicks on The Lawn: Hocus Pocus
GreenStreet
832-320-1201 | greenstreetdowntown.com/happenings

October 22
Movie Under the Moon sponsored by First Colony Church of Christ; Hotel Transylvania 2
Sugar Land Town Square
Sugar Land
sugarlandtownsquare.com

October 23, 26
TCM Big Screen Classics: The Shining
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

October 25
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

October 25
SWAMP Salon
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Multiple venues
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

October 26
Andy Warhol: Sunset, followed by Tibetan meditations
The Menil Collection
713-525-9400 | menil.org

October 28-29
Screen Asia: Indian Film Festival
Indian Film Festival of Houston
Asia Society Texas Center
713-496-9901 | asiasociety.org/texas

October 29-November 13
Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair
Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston
713-729-3200 | erjcchouston.org

October 29
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) silent film with Rob Landes
The Grand 1894 Opera House
Galveston
800-821-1894 | thegrand.com

October 30
Silent Movie, Phantom of the Opera, with Live Organ
St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church
713-666-3111 | stthomashouston.org/concerts

October 31
Night of the Living Dead
Miller Outdoor Theatre
832-487-7102 | milleroutdoortheatre.com

November 2016
Houston Cinema Arts Festival
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

November 2
Andy Warhol: Sunset, followed by discussion of John and Dominique de Menils’ relationship with Andy Warhol
The Menil Collection
713-525-9400 | menil.org

November 4
Eric Dyer, “An Interactive Zoetrope Installation”
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

November 6
Bolshoi Ballet: The Bright Stream
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

November 6
Sherlock, Jr.
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

November 9
Andy Warhol: Sunset, followed by a reading by Joseph Campana
The Menil Collection
713-525-9400 | menil.org

November 10-17
Houston Cinema Arts Festival
Houston Cinema Arts Society
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Sundance Cinemas, Aurora Picture Show, Café Brasil, Project Row Houses, Rice Media Center, The Menil Collection, Asia Society Texas Center, Architecture Center Houston
713-429-0420 | hcaf16.org

November 11
Marketa Lazarova
Czech Center Museum Houston
713-528-2060 | czechcenter.org

November 12
Movie Under the Moon sponsored by First Colony Church of Christ; The Good Dinosaur
Sugar Land Town Square
Sugar Land
sugarlandtownsquare.com

November 15
National Theatre Live: Hamlet
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

November 17, 28
Branagh’s The Entertainer
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

November 18
Friday Flicks on The Lawn: Elf
GreenStreet
832-320-1201 | greenstreetdowntown.com/happenings

November 19, 21
The Royal Ballet: Anastasia
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

November 20, 23
Monster Mash: Clash of the Titans
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

November 27, 30
TCM Big Screen Classics: Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

December 3
Pablo Gimenez Zapiola, “Hidentities”
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

December 3, 5
The Royal Opera: Les Contes D’Hoffman
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

December 4
Silent Movie
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

December 9
It’s a Wonderful Life, Film With Live Orchestra
Houston Symphony
Jones Hall
713-224-4240 | houstonsymphony.org

December 9
Morozko
Czech Center Museum Houston
713-528-2060 | czechcenter.org

December 10
Family Films at the Library
Aurora Picture Show
Houston Public Library, Julia Ideson Building
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

Houston Press Arts Guide 2016: Film Listings
New Line Cinema

December 10
Movie Under the Moon sponsored by First Colony Church of Christ; Elf
Sugar Land Town Square
Sugar Land
sugarlandtownsquare.com

December 11, 14
Monster Mash: Dragonslayer
Alamo Drafthouse
Vintage Park
832-559-5959 | drafthouse.com/houston

December 11, 14
TCM Big Screen Classics: From Here to Eternity
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

December 14
Andy Warhol: Sunset, followed by a discussion by Dr. Tish Stringer
The Menil Collection

713-525-9400 | menil.org

December 15
Aurora Holiday Party & Raffle
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

December 18
Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

December 23
The Royal Opera: The Nutcracker
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

January 2017
Iranian Film Festival
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

January 22
Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

January 31
SWAMP Salon
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Multiple venues
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

February 5
Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

February 11
Films by Bruce Conner
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

February 18, 20
The Royal Opera: Il Trovatore
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

February 18
The Search for Salomone Rossi
Houston Early Music
Congregation Beth Israel
281-846-4222 | houstonearlymusic.org

February 19-23
ReelAbilities: Houston Film & Arts Festival
Jewish Family Service, Alexander Institute for Inclusion
Various locations
713-667-9336 | DisabilitiesFilmFestival.org

February 24
ETEAM
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

February 24-25
Screen Asia: Mountain Film on Tour
Telluride Mountainfilm
Asia Society Texas Center
713-496-9901 | asiasociety.org/texas

February 28
SWAMP Salon
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Multiple venues
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

March 2017
Five Funny French Films
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

March 2017
Jewish Film Festival
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

March 5-19
Houston Jewish Film Festival
Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston
713-729-3200 | erjcchouston.org

March 12
The Rob Landes Trio — Music from the Movies
The Grand 1894 Opera House
Galveston
800-821-1894 | thegrand.com

March 18, 20
The Royal Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

March 19
Bolshoi Ballet: A Contemporary Evening
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

March 28
SWAMP Salon
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Multiple venues
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

April 2017
Latin Wave
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

April 9
Bolshoi Ballet: A Hero of Our Time
Fathom Events
Various locations
855-473-4612 | fathomevents.com

April 18-23
CounterCurrent17
The University of Houston Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts
Various locations
countercurrentfestival.org

April 21-30
WorldFest-Houston: 50th Annual International Independent Film Festival
WorldFest
worldfest.org

April 25
SWAMP Salon
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Multiple venues
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

April 29
B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own Beamer)
Aurora Picture Show and The Menil Collection
The Menil Collection
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

April 29, May 1
The Royal Ballet: Balanchine Jewels
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com

May 12-14
Comicpalooza 2017
Comicpalooza
George R. Brown Convention Center
comicpalooza.com

May 19-20
20th Annual Extremely Shorts Film Festival
Aurora Picture Show
713-868-2101 | aurorapictureshow.org

May 30
SWAMP Salon
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Multiple venues
713-522-8592 | swamp.org

July 2017
QFest
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
713-639-7515 | mfah.org/films

July 15, 17
The Royal Opera: Otello
Sundance Cinemas Houston
713-223-3456 | sundancecinemas.com


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