All screenings are free and, unless otherwise noted, will be shown by video projection as part of the Chicago Park District’s “Movies in the Park” series. See listings for capsule reviews. Films marked with an asterisk (*) are highly recommended.
The Fighting Temptations
Avalon Park, 1215 E. 83rd St., Friday, July 30, 8:15, 312-747-6015
Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?
Presented as part of the city’s Outdoor Film Festival. A 35-millimeter print will be projected on a large screen with high-fidelity sound. Grant Park, Lake Shore Drive and Monroe, Tuesday, August 3, 8:38, 312-744-3370
* A Hard Day’s Night
Piotrowski Park, 4247 W. 31st St., Tuesday, August 3, 8:00, 312-747-6608
The following films will be screened in the west parking lot of the Holiday Inn O’Hare International, Friday through Sunday, July 30 through August 1: The Card Player, Day of the Dead, The Hills Have Eyes, Invasion of the Blood Farmers, and Toolbox Murders. For further details see sidebar in this section.
* The Hulk
Hiawatha Park, 8029 W. Forest Preserve Dr., Wednesday, August 4, 8:30, 312-746-5559
Schreiber Playground Park, 1552 W. Schreiber, Tuesday, August 3, 8:30, 773-262-6741
A Raisin in the Sun
Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 E. Midway Plaisance North, Wednesday, August 4, 7:00, 312-745-2470
Addams Park, 1301 W. 14th St., Thursday, August 5, 8:00, 312-746-5487
Normandy Playground Park, 6660 W. 52nd St., Friday, July 30, 9:00, 773-229-1421
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
Pasteur Park, 5825 S. Kostner, Thursday, August 5, 8:30, 773-284-0530
* Wizard of Oz
Horner Park, 2741 W. Montrose, Friday, July 30, 8:30, 773-478-3499