Friday, March 16 – Thursday, March 22


Always check for last-minute changes. Our information comes from exhibitor websites, printed programs, programmers, and projectionists. We strive for accuracy, but things can move fast in filmland!


Fri 3/16

1:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
A.I. Artificial Intelligence — Steven Spielberg — 2001 — 146 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
E.T the Extra-Terrestrial — Steven Spielberg — 1982 — 115 min
35mm from Universal
Original Theatrical Cut, 2012 Restoration

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Close Encounters of the Third Kind — Steven Spielberg — 1977 — 138 min
35mm from Sony Repertory
1998 Director’s cut

Midnight
Music Box Theatre : Midnights
The Dark Backward — Adam Rifkin — 1991 — 101 min
35mm from American Genre Film Archive


Sat 3/17

4:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Close Encounters of the Third Kind — Steven Spielberg — 1977 — 138 min
35mm from Sony Repertory
1998 Director’s cut

6:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
A.I. Artificial Intelligence — Steven Spielberg — 2001 — 146 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

8:00 PM
Chicago Film Archives at Chicago Filmmakers:CFA out of the vault: Robert Stiegler-Light Play
• Traffic — Robert Stiegler — 1960 — 8 min
• Capitulation — Robert Stiegler — 1965 — 22 min
• Licht Spiel Nur — Robert Stiegler — 1967 — 3 min
• Full Circle — Robert Stiegler — 1968 — 24 min


All 16mm from Chicago Film Archives

9:15 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Minority Report — Steven Spielberg — 2002 — 145 min
35mm from 20th Century Fox

Midnight
Music Box Theatre : Midnights
The Dark Backward — Adam Rifkin — 1991 — 101 min
35mm from American Genre Film Archive


Sun 3/18

1:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
E.T the Extra-Terrestrial — Steven Spielberg — 1982 — 115 min
35mm from Universal
Original Theatrical Cut, 2012 Restoration

4:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Minority Report — Steven Spielberg — 2002 — 145 min
35mm from 20th Century Fox

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
War of the Worlds — Steven Spielberg — 2005 — 116 min
35mm from Paramount

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
A.I. Artificial Intelligence — Steven Spielberg — 2001 — 146 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Mon 3/19

2:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
E.T the Extra-Terrestrial — Steven Spielberg — 1982 — 115 min
35mm from Universal
Original Theatrical Cut, 2012 Restoration

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
War of the Worlds — Steven Spielberg — 2005 — 116 min
35mm from Paramount

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Close Encounters of the Third Kind — Steven Spielberg — 1977 — 138 min
35mm from Sony Repertory
1998 Director’s cut


Tues 3/20

1:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Minority Report — Steven Spielberg — 2002 — 145 min
35mm from 20th Century Fox

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
A.I. Artificial Intelligence — Steven Spielberg — 2001 — 146 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

9:50 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
E.T the Extra-Terrestrial — Steven Spielberg — 1982 — 115 min
35mm from Universal
Original Theatrical Cut, 2012 Restoration


Wed 3/21

1:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Close Encounters of the Third Kind — Steven Spielberg — 1977 — 138 min
35mm from Sony Repertory
1998 Director’s cut

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
Minority Report — Steven Spielberg — 2002 — 145 min
35mm from 20th Century Fox

9:50 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
War of the Worlds — Steven Spielberg — 2005 — 116 min
35mm from Paramount


Thur 3/22

2:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
War of the Worlds — Steven Spielberg — 2005 — 116 min
35mm from Paramount

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
E.T the Extra-Terrestrial — Steven Spielberg — 1982 — 115 min
35mm from Universal
Original Theatrical Cut, 2012 Restoration

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre : Sci-Fi Spielberg
A.I. Artificial Intelligence — Steven Spielberg — 2001 — 146 min
35mm from Warner Brothers