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Get Ready For Outdoor Cinema at Brooklyn Bridge Park

The first movie, on July 11, is Academy Award nominee for Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay "Past Lives."

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s outdoor summer film series, Movies With A View, kicks off on July 11 and will run through August 29 at Pier 1 Harbor View Lawn in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

“As one of our most popular programs, Movies With A View has become an iconic and beloved summer to-do,” said Nancy Webster, executive director of Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy. “There’s nothing else quite like it, and it’s such a special experience for all to enjoy a gorgeous summer sunset and free outdoor film on the waterfront. 

This year's lineup of free screenings is presented and sponsored by Pluto TV.

The 2024 Movies With A View line-up:

  • July 11: Past Lives (PG-13, 2023, 106 minutes) - This film follows Nora and Hae Sung, two deeply connected childhood friends, who are wrested apart after Nora's family emigrates from South Korea. Twenty years later, they are reunited for one fateful week as they confront notions of love and destiny. Academy Award nominee for Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay. Directed by Celine Song, starring Greta Lee, Teo Yoo and John Magaro.

  • July 18: Pulp Fiction (R, 1994, 154 minutes) - The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster and his wife and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption in this cult favorite. Winner for Best Picture at the 1994 Cannes Film Festival, Academy Award winner for Best Original Screenplay, and Academy Award nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director, and Best Editing. Directed by Quentin Tarantino, with a star-studded cast including John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Bruce Willis, Ving Rhames, Harvey Keitel, Christopher Walken, Amanda Plummer and Tim Roth.

  • July 25: Mean Girls (PG-13, 2004, 97 minutes) - This teen comedy-drama favorite, follows Cady Heron, a naïve teenager who transfers to an American high school after years of homeschooling in Africa. Heron quickly befriends two outcasts, with the trio forming a plan to exact revenge on Regina George, the leader of an envied clique known as the Plastics. Winner of three MTV Movie Awards for Best Female Performance, Best On-Screen Team, and Breakthrough Female, and winner of Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie Actress (Comedy), and Choice Movie Blush, along with several nominations. Directed by Mark Waters, screen-play by Tina Fey, starring Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Lacey Chabert and Amanda Seyfried.
  • August 1: Creed (PG-13, 2015, 133 minutes) - The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed. Academy Award nominee for Best Supporting Actor. Directed by Ryan Coogler, starring Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone and Tessa Thompson.

  • August 8: But I’m A Cheerleader (R, 1999, 85 minutes) - A naive teenager is sent to a reparative therapy camp when her parents and friends suspect her of being a lesbian. There she falls in love with another girl. Directed by Jamie Babbit, starring Natasha Lyonne, Michelle Williams, Clea DuVall, RuPaul and Melanie Lynsky.

  • August 15: Bram Stroker’s Dracula (R, 1992, 128 minutes) - An adaptation of Bram Stoker’s classic novel, Dracula won three Academy Awards for Best Costume Design, Best Sound Effects Editing and Best Makeup. The centuries old vampire Count Dracula comes to England to seduce his barrister Jonathan Harker's fiancée Mina Murray and inflict havoc in the foreign land. Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, starring Gary Oldman, Anthony Hopkins, Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves.

  • August 22: The American President (PG-13, 1995, 114 minutes) A widowed U.S. President running for reelection and an environmental lobbyist fall in love. It's all above-board, but "politics is perception," and sparks fly anyway. Nominated for Academy Award Best Music and Original Music or Comedy Score. Directed by Rob Reiner, starring Michael Douglas, Annette Benning, Martin Sheen and Michael J. Fox.

  • August: 29: Public Choice - The public is invited to vote for their favorite movie, from three iconic titles: Spy Kids (PG, 2001, 88 minutes), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem (PG, 2023, 99 minutes) or School of Rock (PG-13, 2003, 108 minutes). Voting will open in early August online at, and the winning title announced at the August 22 movie.

Each evening, the lawn opens at 5:00pm on a first come, first serve basis, and the movie begins at sunset. Guests are encouraged to bring their own picnic blankets or purchase one on site. Chairs and dogs are not permitted on the lawn, and glass bottles and outside alcohol are never allowed in the park.

Guests can bring their own food, or enjoy concessions on site with a selection of independent food trucks and vendors, offering a variety of local and international options. Rotating each week, vendors include Green StreetKinky TacoNuchasMakina CafeDF NigeriaMemphis SeoulJamrock JerkCommon Meadows Creameryyankee doodle dandy'sCuliraw and 1-800popcorn. Alcoholic beverages will be available for sale at our Bar by Fornino to those 21+ to be enjoyed on-site.