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All movies are free and, unless otherwise noted, will be screened by video projection. For full capsule reviews, visit

Are We There Yet? PG, 91 min. Wed 8/17, dusk, Mandrake Park, 900 E. Pershing, 312-746-5962

Daddy Day Care PG, 93 min. Fri 8/12, 8:30 PM, Gladstone Park, 5421 N. Menard, 773-631-7859.

David Copperfield George Cukor's 1935 adaptation of the Dickens novel, with W.C. Fields and Basil Rathbone. 130 min. Thu 8/18, 7:15 PM, Chicago Women's Park and Gardens, 1827 S. Indiana, 312-745-0040.

RHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban PG, 142 min. Thu 8/18, dusk, Jonquil Park, 1023 W. Wrightwood, 312-742-7816.

RThe Hustler 135 min. Screening in 35-millimeter as part of the Chicago Outdoor Film Festival. Roger Ebert and Richard Roeper will introduce the screening. Tue 8/16, 8:20 PM, Grant Park, Lake Shore Drive and Monroe, 312-747-4912.

Macao Josef von Sternberg (The Blue Angel) directed this 1952 thriller, with Robert Mitchum and Jane Russell. 81 min. Wed 8/17, 9 PM, Northwestern Univ. Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston, 847-491-4000.

RMostly Martha A German romantic comedy (2002) by writer-director Sandra Nettelbeck. PG, 109 min. Tickets are $15, and reservations are required, for this rooftop screening. Thu 8/18, 7 PM, Gallery 37 Center for the Arts, 66 E. Randolph, 312-744-9350.

RSpider-Man 2 PG-13, 127 min. Thu 8/18, dusk, Edgebrook Park, 6525 N. Hiawatha, 773-631-7461.

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory The 1971 adaptation of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, starring Gene Wilder. G, 98 min. Tue 8/16, 7 PM, Tuley Park, 501 E. 90th Pl., 312-747-6763; also Wed 8/17, dusk, Winnemac Park, 5100 N. Leavitt, 312-742-5101.

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