Purple Rain To Be Screened As Part Of Free Brooklyn Movie Series

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Prince Purple Rain Movies with a View Brooklyn

Prince’s legacy doesn’t seem to be showing any signs of diminishing in the eyes of New Yorkers with tons of events commemorating the late pop icon.

And that includes at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Movies with a View series, which will screen the Prince hit and a host of other cinema classics -absolutely free!

Brooklyn Movies With A View
Cinephiles are invited to bring food and picnic blankets for the annual event, which kicks off at Pier 1 in DUMBO on July 7th with Singing in the Rain.

Purple Rain – July 21st – was chosen for the festival to tie in with this year’s “This American Life” theme before the singer passed away. According to Gothamist, the lineup is:

July 7th: Singing in the Rain

July 14th: Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle

July 21st: Purple Rain

July 28th: It Happened One Night

August 4th: American Graffiti

August 11th: Selma

August 18th: A League of Their Own

August 25th: Mystery movie selected by the audience


Not enough for you? Check out the line up for The Intrepid Summer Movie Series where you can watch movies on an aircraft carrier! 


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