Great movies, like the ones we’ve curated for our 20th Anniversary Hudson RiverFlicks season, inspire laughter, provoke thought and stir deep emotion. With one month of riverfront cinema still ahead in your Park, we’re counting down the most inspiring—or hilarious—quotes from our upcoming RiverFlicks hits.
Catch our Big Hit Wednesdays on Pier 63 (cross at W 22 or 24 St.) and Family Fridays on Pier 46 (cross at Charles St.) through August 24, and don’t miss a special Frozen Sing-a-long Screening on Thursday, August 23 in Clinton Cove (cross at W 55 St.). Movies start at 8:30 PM, and there’s free popcorn!
10. Jumanji (1995)
Friday, July 27 at Pier 46 in Greenwich Village
Judy Shepherd: Well, just in case any scary stuff comes out. Plus, there’s a lion in my aunt’s bedroom. What am I supposed to do about that?
Alan Parrish: What do I look like, a Ringling Brother?
Judy Shepherd: But she’ll be home soon!
Alan Parrish: Won’t she be surprised! I hope she’s not allergic to cats.
9. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Wednesday, August 1 at Pier 63 in Chelsea
“But as long as you hold onto so much hate then I don’t think you’re ever going to become what I know you wanna become… a detective. Cause you know what you need to become a detective?… Love. Because through love comes calm, and through calm comes thought. And you need thought to detect stuff sometimes, Jason. It’s kinda all you need.” – Chief Bill Willoughby
8. Paddington 2
Friday, August 3 at Pier 46 in Greenwich Village
“I may look like a hardened criminal, but I’m innocent!” – Paddington Brown
7. Wonder Woman
Wednesday, August 8 at Pier 63 in Chelsea
“I used to want to save the world. To end war and bring peace to mankind, but then I glimpsed the darkness that lives within their light. I learnt that inside every one of them there will always be both. The choice each must make for themselves—something no hero will ever defeat.” – Diana Prince
6. Spice World
Friday, August 10 at Pier 46 in Greenwich Village
Victoria: It’s always the same. I never know what to wear.
Mel C: It must be so hard for you, Victoria. I mean, having to decide whether to wear the little Gucci dress, the little Gucci dress, or… the little Gucci dress!
5. Lady Bird
Wednesday, August 15 at Pier 63 in Chelsea
“I hate California. I want to go to the East Coast. I want to go where culture is like New York.” – Christine McPherson
4. Karate Kid (1984)
Friday, August 17 at Pier 46 in Greenwich Village
Daniel: Wouldn’t a fly swatter be easier?
Miyagi: Man who catch fly with chopstick accomplish anything.
Daniel: Ever catch one?
Miyagi: Not yet.
3. Blade Runner 2049
Wednesday, August 22 at Pier 63 in Chelsea
“Every memory has a piece of its artist.” – Dr. Ana Stelline
Thursday, August 23 in Clinton Cove
“Winter is a good time to stay in and cuddle, but put me in summer and I will be a happy snowman.” – Olaf
Friday, August 24 at Pier 46 in Greenwich Village
“I have to sing, I have to play. The music, it’s not just in me, it is me. When life gets me down, I play my guitar. The rest of the world may follow the rules, but I must follow my heart. You know that feeling, like there’s a song in the air and it’s playing just for you. I hope you like it.” – Ernesto de la Cruz
So get ready to smile, laugh and get inspired as this Summer of Fun continues. We’ll see you at Hudson RiverFlicks!