E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial - 35MM
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape from Earth and return to his home planet.Learn More
Roxy Cinema is an Art Deco-inspired arthouse cinema located in downtown Manhattan specializing in first-run independent films, rare archival prints and 35mm cult classics.Now Showing
Ondi Timoner Retrospective
Famed documentarian and director Ondi Timoner talks filmmaking and family with Roxy Cinema's Illyse Singer ahead of a retrospective that will have Ondi live & in-person talking about her films.Learn More
Party Crasher Presents: Judas and The Black Messiah
Offered a plea deal by the FBI, William O'Neal infiltrates the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party to gather intelligence on Chairman Fred Hampton. Screening includes a post-film discussion with Oscar-nominated screenwriters and producers, Keith & Kenny Lucas.Learn More
Set in the international world of Western classical music, the film centers on Lydia Tár, widely considered one of the greatest living composer-conductors and first-ever female music director of a major German orchestra.Learn More
Close Encounters Of The Third Kind - 35MM
Roy Neary, an Indiana electric lineman, finds his quiet and ordinary daily life turned upside down after a close encounter with a UFO, spurring him to an obsessed cross-country quest for answers as a momentous event approaches.Learn More
Mapplethorpe: The Director's Cut
A look at the life of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe from his rise to fame in the 1970s to his untimely death in 1989. Screening includes a post-film discussion with filmmaker Ondi Timoner.Learn More
A hat tip to the 1920s motion picture palace, Roxy Cinema is an Art Deco-inspired arthouse cinema located in downtown Manhattan specializing in first-run independent films, rare archival prints and 35mm cult classics. It also runs special cultural programming including film series, director and actor Q&A’s, and artist collaborations. With its gourmet concession stand, you can also purchase craft cocktails, beer and wine, popcorn and candy to enjoy during the movie. Whether you’re a couple dropping in for a casual date, or an enthusiast coming to see a favorite director, the Roxy Cinema is an old-school moviegoing experience for modern-day audiences.
To get to the cinema, take the stairs or elevator to the cellar level—both are located in the back of the entrance level, on the right side.
GENERAL ADMISSION $15
To purchase tickets, please visit the “Now Showing” page. Tickets are non-refundable.
SENIOR, GUESTS WITH DISABILITY, STUDENT & CHILD $12
Seniors (65 and over), federally disabled (with ID), students (with ID) and children (12 and under) must purchase their tickets in person to receive this discount.
Become a Member
Are you hooked to the silver screen? We know the feeling. We created the Roxy Cinema Membership for our most devoted cinephiles, rewarding film fandom with perks. Meet us under the marquee!
Become a member and receive:
Unlimited access to all showtimes
A complimentary popcorn at every show
Untold amounts of cinephile cred and a permanent back-pocket cool date idea
Memberships are $250 per year, valid for one year from the purchase date.
Roxy Cinema Events
We have one of New York's most exciting calendars to sync with. The Roxy Cinema is the downtown darling for celluloid heroes and devotees alike, often hosting special screenings, moderated panels and star-studded premiers. We also host Q&A series, collaborations and special programming like curated cult favorites.
Eat & Drink
Make it more than a movie!
Extend your entertainment by dining at our other unique venues, before or after the show.
A ground-level dining venue situated around a performing stage, offers craft cocktails and classic American fare.Learn More
A cellar-level, Parisian Jazz Age-inspired club featuring two bars, an open dining space, and another stage for live performances.Learn More