Navy Pier’s popular outdoor film series Water Flicks returns with a focus on families.
Families aren’t perfect, but these movies are.
Navy Pier’s popular outdoor film series Water Flicks returns with a focus on families—the ones we forge or the ones we’re born into. This slate of movies delights in the bon mots, baggage, and bonds surrounding our truest tribes.
- July 11 – My Big Fat Greek Wedding, 2002, Rated PG, 95 min
A Greek gal falls for a WASP, to the chagrin of her family.
- July 18 – Encanto, 2021, Rated PG, 99 min
Deep in the Colombian mountains, the Madrigal family possesses an extraordinary secret.
- July 25 – Minari, 2021, Rated PG-13, 116 min
A Korean-American family moves to an Arkansas farm in search of their own American Dream.
- August 1 – My Family Mi Familia, 1995, Rated R, 125 min
Sprawling multigenerational saga about a Mexican-American family that immigrates to the U.S.
- August 8 – Rent, 2005, Rated PG-13, 135 min
Adaptation of the hit musical about New York bohemians.
- August 15 – Clifford The Big Red Dog, 2021, Rated PG, 97 min
When middle-schooler Emily Elizabeth meets a magical animal rescuer who gifts her a little, red puppy, she never anticipates waking up to find a giant ten-foot dog.
- August 22 – Meet the Parents, 2000, Rated PG-13, 108 min
A man tries to impress his girlfriend’s family, but it intimidated by her stern father, an ex-CIA agent.
- August 29 – Are We There Yet?, 2005 Rated PG, 94 min
A kid-hating collectibles dealer takes his lady friend’s two bratty children on a nightmare trip from Seattle to Vancouver in order to impress her.