THE LOST LEONARDO

The authentification of the Salvator Mundi, a lost work by DaVinci

SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS

The latest adventure in the Marvel Cinematic Universe makes its way to Court Street

Accessible for All Screenings

Sensory-friendly showings of contemporary films Saturdays in September

CANDYMAN

"one of the most original, beautiful and savagely satirical films of the year." ~London Evening Standard

Mask Policy Update

Masks are required for all staff and patrons in all OU buildings, effective August 5th

PRIVATE RENTALS AT THE ATHENA

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IN MEMORY OF TYLER WEYMOUTH

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SUPPORTS THEATERS CLOSED DUE TO COVID-19

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THE LOST LEONARDO

THE LOST LEONARDO is the inside story behind the Salvator Mundi, the most expensive painting ever sold at $450 million. From the moment the painting is bought for $1175 at a shady... [read more]

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Todays Show Times: 5:107:309:55

SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS

Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings” focuses on Shang-Chi who must confront the past he thought he left behind when he is drawn into the web of the... [read more]

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Todays Show Times: 2:205:007:159:30

CANDYMAN

  For as long as residents can remember, the housing projects of Chicago’s Cabrini-Green neighborhood were terrorized by a word-of-mouth ghost story about a supernatural killer with a hook for a hand,... [read more]

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Todays Show Times: 2:505:057:459:45

Special Events

Accessible for All Screening: SWAN SONG

  About the film A retired hairdresser escapes his nursing home and embarks on an odyssey across his small town to style a dead woman’s hair for her funeral, confronting the ghosts... [read more]

Accessible for All Screening: AILEY

About the film Alvin Ailey was a trailblazing pioneer who found salvation through dance. AILEY traces the full contours of this brilliant and enigmatic man whose search for the truth in movement... [read more]

Sustainability Series: AY MARIPOSA

About the films Ay Mariposa (57 minutes) Tells a story of three characters in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas whose lives are upended by plans to build a US-Mexico border... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Mussorgsky’s BORIS GODUNOV

Bass René Pape, the world’s reigning Boris, reprises his overwhelming portrayal of the tortured tsar caught between grasping ambition and crippling paranoia. Conductor Sebastian Weigle leads Mussorgsky’s masterwork, a pillar of the... [read more]

Sustainability Series: YOUTH V GOV

About the film YOUTH v GOV follows 21 young Americans suing the world’s most powerful government to protect their constitutional rights to a stable climate. If they win, they will change the... [read more]

Sustainability Series: SEASONS OF CHANGE ON HENRY’S FARM (Part of AIFVF)

About the film For a quarter-century, Henry Brockman has worked alongside nature to grow delicious organic vegetables on his idyllic Midwestern farm. But farming takes a toll on his aging body and... [read more]

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Coming Soon

THE FRENCH DISPATCH

A love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th-century French city that brings to life a collection of stories published in “The French... [read more]

THE CARD COUNTER: Starts Friday, September 24th

Redemption is the long game in Paul Schrader’s THE CARD COUNTER. Told with Schrader’s trademark cinematic intensity, the revenge thriller tells the story of an ex-military interrogator turned gambler haunted by the... [read more]

THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE: Starts Friday, September 24th

THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE is an intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker. In the 1970s, Tammy Faye Bakker and her husband, Jim, rise from... [read more]

TITANE: Starts Friday, October 1st

Following a series of unexplained crimes, a father is reunited with the son who has been missing for 10 years. Titane : A metal highly resistant to heat and corrosion, with high... [read more]

LAST NIGHT IN SOHO

In acclaimed director Edgar Wright’s psychological thriller, Eloise, an aspiring fashion designer, is mysteriously able to enter the 1960s where she encounters a dazzling wannabe singer, Sandie. But the glamour is not... [read more]

SPENCER

The marriage of Princess Diana and Prince Charles has long since grown cold. Though rumors of affairs and a divorce abound, peace is ordained for the Christmas festivities at the Queen’s Sandringham... [read more]


The Athena Cinema hopes to play each of these films but they are not all confirmed. When a film is confirmed an arrival date will be added. Although it is unlikely, arrival dates may be shifted due to unforeseen circumstances.

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