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Build some new ideas

Spend your day thinking about big topics: How, why and where we live today and the problems and issues we face in these environments moving forward. The Pittsburgh Architecture Movie Festival will explore these concepts through the lens of film. Panelists will talk about political space and the ethics of development.

Where: Springboard Design at 1931 Sidney St. (South Side)

When: November 18, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Have a Happy Halloween at Regent Scare

Celebrate Halloween (and the grand re-opening of Regent Square Theater) with a night of cinematic entertainment. The movie line-up features "ParaNorman," "Beetlejuice," "Effects," "The People Under the Stairs" and "The Ring." In addition to the film roster, the theater’s storefront will be decked out with a ghoulish photo booth and plenty of photo props.

Where: Regent Square Theater at 1035 S. Braddock Avenue (Regent Square)

When: October 31, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.


Celebrate George Romero and his films

It's October (arguably the spookiest month of the year), so naturally Row House Cinema is celebrating the works of Pittsburgh's favorite master of scares: George Romero. The week-long celebration continues Saturday with showings of "Knightriders," "Creepshow," "Season of the Witch," "Day of the Dead" and "Night of the Living Dead." Check Row House's website for showtimes.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: October 14, 2017 at 11:45 a.m. to October 19, 2017 at 9:45 p.m.

How much: $7 | $28 for a five-film pass


Explore the history of women in cinema

Row House Cinema will explore the role of women in film through a discussion and a screening of "Manifesto." A film studies expert will introduce the film, unpack the work's themes and examine the history of women in cinema.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: October 10, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

How much: $9


Watch the film ‘Pride’ at a Labor Day screening

The Pittsburgh Democratic Socialists of America will host a screening of the 2014 comedy-drama "Pride." The film chronicles the story of the Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners campaign and documents the support LGBT activists gave to the 1984 British miners' strike.

Where: Mik Pappas Campaign Office at 5112 Penn Ave. (Bloomfield)

When: September 4, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.


Experience a glamorous night of cinema

It's an extra-special, extra-glamorous edition of the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership's Rooftop Shindig series. The evening includes a screening of the 1932 Greta Garbo and Ramon Novarro spy thriller, “Mata Hari," along with entertainment by Phat Man Dee and a vintage fashion market. The event kicks off at 5:30, with entertainment beginning at 6, and the movie at dusk. Guests are encouraged to bring their own seating or blanket.

Where: Top level of Theater Square Garage at 667 Penn Ave. (Downtown)

When: August 29, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.

How much: Free admission


Celebrate the Hollywood Theater’s birthday

It's the theater's 91st birthday and that comes with prizes and a special screening of "Bob Roberts." Tickets include the movie, food, non-alcoholic drinks and five raffle tickets. More raffle tickets plus beer and wine will be available for purchase. Movie starts at 8:30 p.m.

Where: Hollywood Theater at 1449 Potomac Ave. (Dormont)

When: May 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

How much: $30


The truffle shuffle returns to the big screen

The Oaks Theater is bringing "The Goonies" back to the big screen, and — unlike in 1985 — you're probably old enough to drink beer now. Bring an ID and try some free beer. No booze required to do the truffle shuffle.

Where: The Oaks Theater at 310 Allegheny River Blvd. (Oakmont)

When: April 28, 2017 from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

How much: $7-$10


Go see ‘LaLa Land’ … JK JK

Here's your chance to see the Oscar-winning movie "Moonlight," the coming-of-age story of a young boy growing up in Miami, Fla. in the 1980s.

Where: Carnegie Library Homewood at 7101 Hamilton Ave. (Homewood)

When: April 8, 2017 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

How much: $5


Celebrate Rex Manning Day

It's the celebration of fictional singer Rex Manning from "Empire Records." There will be a screening of the movie, plus a record sale from Jerry’s Records, trivia, prizes, treats and drink specials. Costumes are encouraged.

Where: Oaks Theater at 310 Allegheny River Blvd. (Oakmont)

When: April 8, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

How much: $10 | $12 table seat


Second annual Noir Night Out

See the quintessential film noir "Double Indemnity" from 1944 on 35 mm. Plus there's chili (both meat and veggie) made by local restaurants and home chefs. Pair it with a craft beer from Church Brew Works. Doors open at 6 p.m., film starts at 7 p.m.

Where: Hollywood Theatre at 1449 Potomac Ave (Dormont)

When: March 5, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

How much: $15 | $12 for members