Coming Soon To The Drexel

Battle of the Sexes (PG-13)


Runtime: 2:01

Starts Thursday, November 28

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell
Directed by: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris

Visit the film's website here.




Do the Right Thing (R)


Runtime: 2:00

Tuesday, October 3 at 7:00 p.m. - Free Admission

The historic Drexel Theatre continues its America’s Greatest Films series on Tuesday, October 3 with Do the Right Thing. Made possible through the generous support of PNC, the series will show a classic film on the first Tuesday of each month. This presentation will include an introduction and post-film Q&A. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free.

The Story: On the hottest day of the year in Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence. Written and directed by Spike Lee. Starring Danny Aiello, Ruby Dee, and Ossie Davis. Nominated for two Academy Awards!




Victoria and Abdul (PG-13)


Runtime: 1:46

Starts Thursday, October 5

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

Starring: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Michael Gambon
Directed by: Stephen Frears

Visit the film's website here.




Keep Quiet (NR)


Runtime: 1:30

Tuesday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m. - $5 Admission

Our new ICYMI (In Case You Missed It) Film Series will highlight those films that didn't get a run in Central Ohio or left before they gained traction with audiences. Admission is just $5. Drexel Members get free popcorn!

Our first offering is the documentary Keep Quiet. It's the story of an anti-Semitic far-right politician's astonishing transformation after finding out he is Jewish. From filmmakers Joseph Martin and Sam Blair, the doc is rated 100% on RottenTomatoes.com by both critics and audiences.

"This expertly made, highly dramatic film achieves must-see status for the inevitable light it sheds on the persistence of toxic racial hatreds not just in Hungary but worldwide." Godfrey Cheshire, RogerEbert.com. Read the FULL REVIEW.

This screening is presented by the Drexel Theatre and the Columbus Jewish Film Festival. Buy tickets HERE.




Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (PG-13)


Runtime: TBA

Starts Friday, October 27

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Diane Lane
Written and directed by: Peter Landesman

Visit the film's website here.




Goodbye Christopher Robin (PG)


Runtime: 1:47

Starts Friday, November 3

A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories by his son C.R. Milne

Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly MacDonald
Directed by: Simon Curtis

Visit the film's website here.




Double Indemnity (NR)


Runtime: 1:47

Tuesday, November 7 at 7:00 p.m. - Free Admission

The historic Drexel Theatre continues its America’s Greatest Films series on Tuesday, November 7 with Double Indemnity. Made possible through the generous support of PNC, the series will show a classic film on the first Tuesday of each month. This presentation will include an introduction and post-film Q&A. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free.

The Story: An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. Written and directed by Billy Wilder. Starring Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson. Nominated for seven Academy Awards!




Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (R)


Runtime: 1:55

Starts Wednesday, November 22

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at the town's revered chief of police.

Starring: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell
Written and directed by: Martin McDonagh

Visit the film's website here.




Novitiate (R)


Runtime: 2:03

Starts Friday, November 24

Set in the early 1960s and during the era of Vatican II, a young woman in training to become a nun struggles with issues of faith, the changing church and sexuality.

Starring: Margaret Qualley, Dianna Agron, Melissa Leo
Written and directed by: Margaret Betts

Visit the film's website here.




Citizen Kane (NR)


Runtime: 1:59

Tuesday, December 5 at 7:00 p.m. - Free Admission

The historic Drexel Theatre continues its America’s Greatest Films series on Tuesday, December 5 with Citizen Kane. Made possible through the generous support of PNC, the series will show a classic film on the first Tuesday of each month. This presentation will include an introduction and post-film Q&A. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free.

The Story: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. Starring Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, and Dorothy Comingore. Nominated for nine Academy Awards - Oscar winner for best original screenplay (Herman Mankiewicz, Orson Welles)!




The Shape of Water (R)


Runtime: 1:59

Starts Friday, December 22

An other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of silence and isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment. Winner of the Golden Lion for best film at this year's Venice Film Festival!

Starring: Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Doug Jones
Written and directed by: Guillermo del Toro

Visit the film's website here.