Welcome to our new website! If you’re a Loft Cinema member, click here for instructions to set up your account.

The Apartment

Hollywood Classics Series

The Apartment
Loading...

THURSDAY, MARCH 23 AT 11:00AM

Regular Admission Prices

Passes Accepted

Winner of 5 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Screenplay!

This dark-hued romantic comedy is a wonderfully scathing send-up of love on the corporate ladder, and is often referred to as the archetypal Billy Wilder film. Jack Lemmon plays CC “Bud” Baxter, an unassuming office worker with dreams of advancement who ingratiates himself with his corporate colleagues by lending out his apartment as the perfect hideaway for their extra-marital affairs, with his most frequent temporary apartment tenant being his calloused boss, Mr. Sheldrake (Fred MacMurray). But Baxter’s ethically-shaky promotion plans backfire when he falls head over heels for Sheldrake’s new gal-pal, Fran (Shirley MacLaine), the spunky elevator operator in their office building. Convinced that he is the only man for heavenly angel Fran, Baxter must make the most important executive decision of his career: lose the girl … or his job. Originally branded “a dirty fairy tale” and buoyed by pitch-perfect performances from Lemmon (in the second of his highly-successful seven film collaboration with Wilder, following Some Like it Hot) and MacLaine (whose heartbreaking role catapulted her into “America’s Sweetheart” status), The Apartment stands as one of the greatest, most bittersweet comedies of all-time. (Dir. by Billy Wilder, 1960, USA, 125 mins., Not Rated)

2 HR 5 MIN | NR

Released 1960
The Apartment Trailer Trailer
Add Tickets

Login using your Email Address and Password.

There was a problem logging in with the provided information. It is possible there are typing errors, or your email address or password are incorrect. Please try again. If the problem persists, please visit our support page.

Your membership needs to be renewed

If you’re experiencing cart issues, please contact [email protected] Please note: Digital Member Passes are available for memberships purchased on or after July 26, 2022.