If movies like The Fast and the Furious (parts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5…I’ve lost count) are a tad too predictable for the serious cinema connoisseur that you are, don’t fret. The Magic City has its share of cinemas to catch all the foreign and independent films you want to see.
Perched right across from the independent bookstore of Books & Books, the Coral Gables Art Cinema features Oscar-nominated flicks such as Phantom Thread, and foreign films and documentaries all in one cozy theater. On Saturdays after 11:30 p.m., the cinema presents ‘After Hours’ cult classics for $8 with a free popcorn included. There’s multi-level parking at the parking garage next door, just don’t forget to validate your parking after the movie is over.
The Cinematheque in Miami Beach is extra special – it’s housed in the historic city hall. Boasting an elegant exterior façade with Romanesque columns and a classy interior with red seats, movie night is upgraded. The space also includes a bookstore and a café and is home to the Miami Beach Film Society.
Located within the University of Miami in Coral Gables, this campus theater runs special programs throughout the summer. You can catch 35mm classics such as Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and new releases including Claire’s Camera. Students can even watch for free.
It may be first and foremost a center for the performing arts, but this historic downtown venue also doubles as a cinema occasionally. Dating back to 1926, the Olympia (or Gusman Center) is famous for its art deco architecture. Educational tours of the building are offered during the day.
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