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Angelika Film Center and Cafe

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Address: 18 W Houston St, New York City, NY 10012-1503
Phone Number: +1 212-995-2000
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Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 1:00 am
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Cinema devoted to screening independent movies in style.

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Great indie films

For film lovers in New York, it's always worth checking what is on the screens here. So many films that might otherwise not be seen are programmed here. Love this place!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 20, 2016
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Vancouver, Canada
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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

*Cramped and uncomfortable seating *Tiny screens; viewing is impacted by long halls and oddly angled seats *Have to queue as a ticket holder and there's always an awkward mad dash for seats *Still, consistently good selection of indie and smart commercial films *Does not come close to the comfort and convenience of most 21st century theaters

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Travelling alone I wanted to experience a foreign film theater and found this one perfect- lovely deli where you could wait with a coffee prior to entering your theater- clean, lots of staff, senior and student pricing, and easy metro access off Houston Street.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

A rainy day in New York resulted in us going here - what an unexpected surprise! Not your "doing the rounds" films which was delightful. We had some really fascinating independent ones to choose from. Comfortable seats; cinema not packed out and a pleasant cafe.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

For film lovers in New York, it's always worth checking what is on the screens here. So many films that might otherwise not be seen are programmed here. Love this place!

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LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2015

Had a great day in the city, caught a nice in this this Great little theater, been there for years. Nice and cozy. We then took a nice walk to Greenwich Village, and had a Great Dinner, and saw some live Jazz at Knickerbocker Bar & Grill, food and Jazz was great.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

This cinema is homey and fun. Upstairs is a lively waiting area and cafe. Very relaxing. Downstairs are cozy screening rooms. Only the best indie and intl movies are shown. Love it.

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Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2015

I love coming to the Angelika. It is pricey for a film $14.50 but the films they have here you might not see in a normal movie theater. It has all the independents. The prices at the concession stand are also pricey (come on $6.50 for a small popcorn). My suggestion, eat after the film is over. Sit back in... More 

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Thank Justin W
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015

Angelika is a New York City classic cinema. They offer a solid variety of independent and more mainstream films, and they keep ticket prices reasonable. Easy to get to by subway. I've seen many memorable films here.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2015

The selection of films was good, horrible popcorn and the layout of the screen I was in was terrible. It compromised the view significantly!

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Thank Elizabeth S
Tucson, AZ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2015

The theater is located on Houston Street. It's a smaller theater that shows recent films as well as indie films and documentaries. There are about 5 theaters and they are each rather small and usually pretty full so it is a good idea to get there early if you want a good seat. You can sit in the cafe while... More 

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