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Are you coming to Tropic Cinema for the first time? We’re excited to have you visit us and we want you to have a great experience. Please know that we only show about ten minutes of previews before our films. Unlike chain movie theaters, movies here start about ten minutes after the posted time. Please allow enough time to find parking, get your tickets and buy some popcorn so that you don’t miss the beginning of the film. We look forward to seeing you at the Tropic!

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EVENTS

November 20, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Holidays at the Tropic - With Thanksgiving dinners filmed in Mia Farrow's New York apartment, HANNAH AND HER SISTERS is a slice-of-life classic that earned Oscars for Dianne Wiest, Michael Caine and Woody Allen's screenplay.

November 21, 2017 - 6:00 pm

This down & dirty documentary covers the life and career of blues legend Johnny Winter. Screening is followed by a Q&A with Paul Nelson, legendary sideman to Johnny Winter.

November 25, 2017 - 11:00 am

Cinematheque Series - RESTLESS CREATURE: WENDY WHELAN offers an intimate portrait of prima ballerina Wendy Whelan as she prepares to leave New York City Ballet after a record-setting three decades with the company.

December 2, 2017 - 11:00 am

Cinematheque Series - The debut feature from video artist and essayist Kogonada, COLUMBUS unfolds as a gently drifting, deeply absorbing conversation -- and showcases its director's striking eye for the way physical space can affect emotions.

December 7, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Concert Film Series- The Three Tenors capture the joy and spirit of the season with their first ever Christmas concert, live from Vienna.

December 9, 2017 - 11:00 am

Cinematheque Series - Based on the true story of 1950s fencing champion Ender Nelis, THE FENCER is "an effective mix of underdog sports drama and political thriller." The film was Finland's 2016 Academy Awards entry.

December 17, 2017 - 1:30 pm

Royal Opera House On Screen - With its festive period setting, dancing snowflakes and enchanting stage magic, Lev Ivanov’s 1892 ballet has become the perfect Christmas entertainment,

March 6, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Royal Opera On Screen- Drama, passion, a memorably malevolent villain and fabulous music – Giacomo Puccini’s operatic thriller is one of the great opera experiences. 

April 8, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Royal Opera On Screen - With a heady combination of passion, sensuality and violence, along with memorable musical numbers like the Habanera and the Toreador Song, Carmen is one of the most famous operas in the entire art form.

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VOLUNTEER AT TROPIC CINEMA! Have Fun. Make a Difference. Do you enjoy coming to the Tropic?  Would you like to support one of Key West’s most important not-for-profits without having to write a check?  We are always looking for great people to join the Tropic Volunteer Corps.  As a…

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Movie Reviews

Get the latest movie reviews from our in-house critics, Shirrel Rhoades and Ian Brockway. You’ll also find reviews from film festivals and advance screening movies. Do you have what it takes to be a Guest movie reviewer? Send us your review to info@TropicCinema.com for approval and maybe you’ll earn a spot! Want to make sure you never miss a review? Follow the Tropic on Facebook for daily updates!

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