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Rob Reiner will make an appearance at a screening of “This Is Spinal Tap,” which he directed and co-starred in, April 17 at NJPAC in Newark.

Note: This list does not include regular theatrical runs for current films but is devoted to film festivals and special screenings.

Through Feb. 28: New Jersey Film Festival Spring 2020 at Rutgers University, New Brunswick.

Feb. 20: “AKA Doc Pomus” at JCC Metrowest, West Orange. Presented by New Jersey Jewish Film Festival.
Feb. 20: “Mississippi: Is This America? (1963-1964)” at Montclair Public Library.
Feb. 20: “Smithereens” at Hopewell Theater.
Feb. 20: “The Adventurer” with live music by John T. La Barbera and Susan Aquila, at Ciccone Theatre at Bergen Community College, Paramus. Part of the Ciccone Cinema Silent Film Series.

Feb. 22: “The Iron Giant” at Monty Hall, Jersey City.
Feb. 22: “Tiny Furniture” at Hopewell Theater.

Feb. 23: “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington” at AMC Essex Green, West Orange. Part of the West Orange Classic Film Festival.
Feb. 23: “Candid Camera’s LOL Tour With Peter Funt,” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Feb. 23: “Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg” at Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County, Freehold.
Feb. 23: “Fargo” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University. Part of the Sundays With the Coen Brothers series.

Feb. 24: “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University. Part of the Black History Film Series.

Feb. 25: “Long Strange Trip: The Untold Story of the Grateful Dead” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
Feb. 25: “Power to Heal: Medicare and the Civil Rights Revolution” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

Feb. 25 and Nov. 10: Black Maria Film Festival at Secaucus Public Library.

Feb. 27: “Harriet” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Feb. 27: “Tulsa Burning” at Robeson Institute Resource Room at Evelyn S. Field Library at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Black History Month Film Series.

Feb. 28: “Jurassic Park” at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

Feb. 29: “Spider in the Web” at JCC Metrowest, West Orange. Presented by New Jersey Jewish Film Festival.
Feb. 29: “VHYes” at Monty Hall, Jersey City.

Feb. 29 and March 1: Grindhouse Nights Film Festival at Roxy and Dukes Roadhouse, Dunellen.

March 1: “Water” at South Orange Performing Arts Center. Gerard Amsellem’s La Cinémathèque Foreign Film Club series.
March 1: “No Country for Old Men” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University. Part of the Sundays With the Coen Brothers series.

March 3: “Gift” at Hopewell Theater.
March 3: “Daniel, Debra, Leslie (and You?)” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

March 4 and 8: “In Search of Chopin” at Hopewell Theater.

March 6: “Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Circus Tour” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

March 7: Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour at Wellmont Theater, Montclair.
March 7: “Bill Evans: Time Remembered” plus performance by the Joel Zelnik Trio at Ingalls Recital Hall at New Jersey City University, Jersey City.
March 7: “Asbury Shorts New York” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

March 8: “The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg” at Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County, Freehold.

March 10: “Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
March 10: “Love, Work, and Knowledge: The Life and Trials of Wilhelm Reich” at Hopewell Theater.

March 13: “Friday the 13th” at Roy’s Hall, Blairstown.

March 14-15: “The Wind That Shakes the Barley” at Hopewell Theater.

March 15: “On Her Shoulders” at North Ave. Academic Building at Kean University, Union.

March 15 and 18: “Michael Collins” at Hopewell Theater.

March 15, April 16, May 14 and June 18: Black Maria Film Festival at Hoboken Historical Museum.

March 17: “Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

March 19: “The Boys and Girls From County Clare” at Hopewell Theater.

March 19-29: New Jersey Jewish Film Festival at JCC Metrowest, West Orange.

March 21: “WBCN and the American Revolution” at Monty Hall, Jersey City.

March 24: “If a Tree Falls: The Story of the Earth Liberation Front,” “The Neighbor’s Window’ at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

March 25-29: Garden State Film Festival, Asbury Park.

March 27: NJ Horror Con and Film Festival at Showboat, Atlantic City.
March 27: “Caddyshack at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

March 29: “The Tony Alva Story” at House of Independents, Asbury Park.

March 31: “The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth” and excerpts from other works by Ted Bourne at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

April 5: “Masaan” at South Orange Performing Arts Center. Gerard Amsellem’s La Cinémathèque Foreign Film Club series.

April 7: “Animal Factory” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

April 11: “The Wizard of Oz” at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

April 14: “Vision Portraits” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

April 17: “This Is Spinal Tap” with an appearance by Rob Reiner at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
April 17: “Stars Wars: The Force Awakens” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank. With live music by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.

April 18: “Stars Wars: The Force Awakens” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark. With live music by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.
April 18: “Dora and the Lost City of Gold” at North Ave. Academic Building at Kean University, Union.

April 19: “Stars Wars: The Force Awakens” at State Theatre, New Brunswick. With live music by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.

April 23: “Persepolis” at Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University, West Long Branch.

April 23-26: Asbury Park Music and Film Festival.

April 25, 3 p.m.: “The Bruce Springsteen Archives,” featuring rare and previously unseen clips, at Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park. Part of Asbury Park Music + Film Festival.

April 25, 7 p.m.: “An Evening With David Chase” at Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park. Part of Asbury Park Music + Film Festival.

April 26: “Dylan Archives V” at House of Independents, Asbury Park. Rare and previously unseen clips from the Bob Dylan Archive. Part of the Asbury Park Music + Film Festival.

April 28: “Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over” at the Film Institute at Montclair State University.

May 1-10: Montclair Film Festival.

May 10: “Downton Abbey” at North Ave. Academic Building at Kean University, Union.

May 30: “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark. With live music by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.

June 4-7: Lighthouse International Film Festival, Long Beach Island.

March 29: Damien Escobar at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

June 6: “The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Oct. 23: “Nosferatu” with live organ accompaniment by Wayne Zimmerman at First Presbyterian Church, Cape Pay.

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