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The Cable Car Cinema will be celebrating its 40th anniversary and to memorialize we will be screening films from 1976 over a 24 hour period from October 1st-2nd. Schedule below.

Now Showing

Wed, 8/24:
12:00P 4:30P 9:15P
Thu, 8/25:
12:00P 4:30P 9:15P
Fri, 8/26:
2:05P 6:35P
Sat, 8/27:
2:05P 6:35P
Wed, 8/24:
2:25P 7:00P
Thu, 8/25:
2:25P 7:00P
Fri, 8/26:
12:00P 4:30P 9:00P
Sat, 8/27:
12:00P 4:30P 9:00P

Cable Car Cinema & Cafe
204 South Main Street
Providence, RI 02903

Call us at
401-272-3970

Coming Soon

Morris from America Morris from America
The romantic and coming-of-age misadventures of a 13-year-old American living in Germany.

Nick Cave   the Bad Seeds One More Time with Feeling Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds:One More Time with Feeling
This is, first and foremost, a performance film of Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds performing songs from their new album. The record has an intimacy and starkness that the film’s photographic style will ref...

Showtimes for Thu, Sep 08 :
9:00P

Art House Theater Day  Phantasm  Remastered Art House Theater Day: Phantasm (Remastered)
A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.

Art House Theater Day  Time Bandits  1981 Art House Theater Day: Time Bandits (1981)
In Terry Gilliam's fantastic voyage through time and space, a boy escapes from his gadget-obsessed parents to join a band of time-traveling dwarves. On their journey, they visit Napoleon (Ian Holm), R...

Art House Theater Day  Danny Says Art House Theater Day: Danny Says
Danny Says is a documentary unveiling the amazing journey of Danny Fields. Fields has played a pivotal role in music and culture with seminal acts including: the Doors, the Velvet Underground, the Sto...

Farm Fresh Rhode Island and the Cable Car Cinema present  Seed The Untold Story  Director Q   A Farm Fresh Rhode Island and the Cable Car Cinema present: Seed The Untold Story (Director Q & A)
Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old fo...

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  The Pink Panther Strikes Again Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Now seriously mentally ill after working with Clouseau for such a long time, Inspector Dreyfus escapes from the mental asylum he was being held in and vows to destroy Clouseau forever. He kidnaps an e...

Showtimes for Sat, Oct 01 :
12:00P

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  Murder by Death Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: Murder by Death
Lionel Twain has invited the five greatest detectives to a "dinner and murder." How can they resist? Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false iden...

Showtimes for Sat, Oct 01 :
2:15P

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  Car Wash Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: Car Wash
This day-in-the-life cult comedy focuses on a group of friends working at Sully Boyar's Car Wash in the Los Angeles ghetto. The team meets dozens of eccentric customers -- including a smooth-talking p...

Showtimes for Sat, Oct 01 :
4:15P

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  Rocky Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: Rocky
When world heavyweight boxing champ Apollo Creed wants to give an unknown fighter a shot at the title as a publicity stunt, his handlers pick palooka Rocky Balboa, an uneducated collector for a Philad...

Showtimes for Sat, Oct 01 :
6:30P

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  All the President s Men Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: All the President's Men
In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is surprised to find top lawyers a...

Showtimes for Sat, Oct 01 :
9:00P

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  Carrie Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: Carrie
Carrie may be ostracized, but the shy teen has the ability to move objects with her mind. So when the high school "in crowd" torments her with a sick joke at the prom, she lashes out with devastating...

Showtimes for Sat, Oct 01 :
11:45P

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  The Blank Generation Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: The Blank Generation
The cream of New York new wave/punk filmed live at CBGB's when the scene was just beginning. Includes performances by Patti Smith, Blondie, Television, the Ramones, Talking Heads, the Heartbreakers, t...

Showtimes for Sun, Oct 02 :
2:00A

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  The Man Who Fell to Earth Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: The Man Who Fell to Earth
“Are you Lithuanian?” After a space craft seemingly crashes to Earth, David Bowie walks off to sell a ring for twenty bucks in a dusty Southwestern town, then almost immediately hires high-priced, thi...

Showtimes for Sun, Oct 02 :
3:30A

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  The Song Remains the Same Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: The Song Remains the Same
The best of Led Zeppelin's legendary 1973 appearances at Madison Square Garden. Interspersed throughout the concert footage are behind-the-scenes moments with the band. THE SONG REMAINS THE SAME is Le...

Showtimes for Sun, Oct 02 :
6:15A

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  A Star Is Born Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: A Star Is Born
A Star Is Born is a 1976 rock music film telling the story of a young woman, played by Barbra Streisand who enters show business, and meets and falls in love with an established male star, played by K...

Showtimes for Sun, Oct 02 :
9:00A

Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary  Network Cable Car Cinema 40th Anniversary: Network
A TV network cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations about the media for their own profit.

Showtimes for Sun, Oct 02 :
11:45A

Do Not Resist Do Not Resist
Do Not Resist is an exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the United States. Opening on startling on-the-scene footage in Ferguson, Missouri, the film then broadens its scope to pre...

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Cinema Info

Ticket Pricing

  • MATINEES (before 6 pm)
  • Tickets: $8.50
  • EVENING (after 6 pm)
  • Adult: $9.75
  • Seniors (65+): $8.50
  • Children: $8.50
  • Students: $8.50
  • Mondays (does not include film festivals or special events): $7.50

Gift Cards

Cable Car Gift Card to be used for any cinema or cafe purchase. Makes a great holiday present!

Posters for Sale

All posters slightly used $10 + shipping. Please use our Conact Us page to request a poster.


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