Coming Soon To The Drexel

America's Greatest Films: Tootsie (PG)


Runtime: 1:56

Tuesday, May 2 at 7:00 p.m. - Free Admission

The historic Drexel Theatre continues its America’s Greatest Films series on Tuesday, May 2 with The Apartment. Made possible through the generous support of PNC, the series will screen a classic film on the first Tuesday of each month (except for July 11). Each presentation will include an introduction and post-film Q&A by Jonathan Sherman, associate professor of film at Kenyon College. Admission is free.

The Story: An unsuccessful actor, played by Dustin Hoffman, disguises himself as a woman in order to get a role on a trashy hospital soap. The film received 10 Academy Award nominations. Jessica Lange won the Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.





Risk (NR)


Runtime: 1:27

Starts Friday, May 5

The Academy Award-winning director of Citizenfour turns her camera on WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange.

Directed by: Laura Poitras

Visit the film's website here.




3 Generations (NR)


Runtime: 1:32

Starts Friday, May 12

After Ray decides to transition from female to male, Ray's mother, Maggie, must come to terms with the decision while tracking down Ray's biological father to get his legal consent.

Starring: Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts, Susan Sarandon
Directed by: Gaby Della

Visit the film's website here.




Norman (R)


Runtime: 1:57

Starts Friday, May 19

Norman Oppenheimer is a small time operator who befriends a young politician at a low point in his life. Three years later, when the politician becomes an influential world leader, Norman's life dramatically changes for better and worse.

Starring: Richard Gere, Lior Ashkenazi, Michael Sheen
Written and directed by: Joseph Cedar

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The Lovers (R)


Runtime: 1:34

Starts Friday, May 26

Debra Winger and Tracy Letts play a long-married, dispassionate couple who are both in the midst of serious affairs. But on the brink of calling it quits, a spark between them suddenly reignites, leading them into an impulsive romance.

Starring: Debra Winger, Tracy Letts
Written and directed by: Azazel Jacobs

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The Wedding Plan (PG)


Runtime: 1:50

Starts Friday, June 2

When her fiancé bows out on the eve of her wedding, Michal refuses to cancel the wedding arrangements. An Orthodox Jew, she insists that God will supply her a husband. As the clock ticks down.

Starring: Noa Koler, Dafi Alferon, Oded Leopold
Written and directed by: Rama Burshtein

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My Cousin Rachel (PG-13)


Runtime: TBA

Starts Friday, June 9

A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms. Based on the Daphne Du Maurier novel.

Starring: Rachel Weisz, Sam Claflin
Written and directed by: Roger Michell

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Paris Can Wait (PG)


Runtime: 1:32

Starts Friday, June 16

Anne is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to a successful, driven but inattentive movie producer, she unexpectedly finds herself taking a car trip from Cannes to Paris with a business associate of her husband. What should be a seven-hour drive turns into a carefree two-day adventure.

Starring: Diane Lane, Alec Baldwin, Arnaud Viard
Written and directed by: Eleanor Coppola

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Maudie (PG-13)


Runtime: 1:55

Starts Friday, July 21

An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community.

Starring: Sally Hawkins, Ethan Hawke
Directed by: Aisling Walsh

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13 Minutes (R)


Runtime: 1:54

Starts Friday, August 18

In November 1939, Georg Elser's attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler fails, and he is arrested. During his confinement, he recalls the events leading up to his plot and his reasons for deciding to take such drastic action.

Starring: Christian Frieden, Katharina Schüttler, Burghart Klaußner
Directed by: Oliver Hirschbiegel

Visit the film's website here.