Join us on select Sundays nights at 7:30 for The Center at West Park’s free Sunday Night Cinema film screenings with complimentary popcorn and soft drinks! Film series themes include West Side Stories, featuring movies set on the Upper West Side, and The Next Hundred Days: Documentaries for a New Administration.
West Side Stories
KEEPING THE FAITH (2000)
Sunday, April 30 at 7:30 pm
A priest and a rabbi, who have known each other since childhood, both fall for the same woman in Edward Norton’s directorial debut. Rated PG-13.
Filmed at our West 80’s neighbors, Congregation B’nai Jeshurun and the Church of St. Paul & St. Andrew.
Starring Ben Stiller, Jenna Elfman, and Edward Norton
A LATE QUARTET (2012)
Sunday, May 7 at 7:30 pm
“A shining gem of a movie.” –Rolling Stone
A celebrated string quartet are torn apart when the eldest member is diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Meanwhile, two married bandmates consider separating, while the fourth member has an affair with the couple’s young daughter. Rated R.
Shot at Columbus Circle, on Riverside Drive, and in Central Park, as well as being the first film shot inside the Frick Collection.
Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Christopher Walken, and Catherine Keener
Sunday, May 21 at 7:30 pm
Peter Parker is a nerdy high-schooler who is transformed into a web-spinning vigilante when he is bitten by a genetically altered spider. At first, Peter uses his superpowers for material gain, but a tragic event leads him to a life of fighting crime. Rated PG-13.
Filmed at Columbia University (and all over Manhattan and Queens).
Starring Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Willem Dafoe