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December 14th-20th

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan, Bill Camp, Ex Oxenbould & Zoe Margaret Colletti IFC Films presents WILDLIFE, the directorial debut of Paul Dano (THERE WILL BE BLOOD, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE), co-written along with Zoe Kazan (THE BIG SICK). Elegantly adapted from Richard Ford’s novel of the same name, Carey […]

A Star is Born

December 7th-18th

A Star is Born  

A Star is Born stars four-time Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper (“American Sniper,” “American Hustle,” “Silver Linings Playbook”) and multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Lady Gaga, in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Cooper helms the drama, marking his directorial debut. In this […]


It’s a Wonderful Life

January 23rd at 4pm

Join us for a free screening of It’s a Wonderful Life on December 23rd at 4pm.


This screening is made possible by a generous donation from  the Monaco and Pereira families.


Sunday Cinema: Inquiring Nuns

January 6th & 20th at 8pm

January 6th & 20th at 8pm
50th Anniversary Screening of Inquiring Nuns
One of the earliest examples of Kartemquin co-founders Gordon Quinn and Gerald Temaner’s exploration into the world of cinéma vérité, Inquiring Nuns captures the attitudes, fears, and dreams of everyday Chicagoans, giving audiences and researchers insight into the political […]

Sunday Cinema: Science Fair

January 13th & January 27th at 8pm

January 13th & January 27th at 8pm


Hailed by critics as “immensely likeable,” “brilliant and quirky” and an “ode to the teenage science geeks on whom our future depends,” and winner of the audience award at Sundance and SXSW, National Geographic Documentary Films’ SCIENCE FAIR follows nine high school students from around […]

A Not So Silent Night

December 15th from 5pm-7pm

Come celebrate the season with live music at A NOT SO SILENT NIGHT – The Picture House’s first-ever holiday concert on Saturday, December 15th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 4:30 p.m.) The family-friendly concert will feature performances by some of the area’s most talented musicians […]

The Picture House Film Club with Marshall Fine

2019 Winter Film Club is SOLD OUT!

Winter Film Club for 2018 is SOLD OUT!  If you would like to get put on a wait list, please email with the subject line “Wait List”.


About Film Club at The Picture House

What movie are we seeing?
Each movie is a surprise – and so is the guest for the […]