Bryant Park is hands down the least chill place to see a movie outdoors during the summer months. But maybe that also makes it the most New York City outdoor summer movie experience? Crowds start surrounding the park during the daylight hours, waiting for the signal that the lawn is open, at which point this mad rush to claim precious space happens—if he were alive today, Hemingway would pen a piece about this cosmopolitan Running of the Bulls.
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
East of Eden
The Palm Beach Story
Three Days of the Condor
High Plains Drifter
The Big Chill
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Our full outdoor movie guide for 2016 is here.