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Our stock and store moved to 1830 N. Milwaukee Ave.

But our Facebook is in the same place. <3

Beautiful articles were written at chicagoist and The Chicago Tribune during our fundrasing campaign. We thank everyone for supporting the store. Come see us in the new space soon!

Certainly, the new physical space is an improvement, and we are busy refining it, though we are primarily interested in opening new mental spaces through movies. As always, we strive to help you find the right ones.

Mavericks of the Day
Sun Jul 21 2019

We're breaking our backs bringing out directors from the wall of the mavericks.


Hellman, Monte

  • China 9, Liberty 37, 1978
  • Iguana, 1988
  • Road to Nowhere, 2011
  • Shooting, The / Ride in the Whirlwind, 1966
  • Shooting, The / Ride in the Whirlwind (Blu-Ray), 1966
  • Two-Lane Blacktop, 1971

Cassavetes, John

  • A Child is Waiting, 1963
  • A Woman Under the Influence, 1974
  • Big Trouble, 1985
  • Faces - 2 Disc Set (Criterion), 1968
  • Gloria, 1980
  • Husbands, 1970
  • John Cassavetes: To Risk Everything To Express It All, 1999
  • Johnny Stacatto (4 Episodes), 1959
  • Johnny Staccato - Disc 1, 1959
  • Johnny Staccato - Disc 2, 1959
  • Johnny Staccato - Disc 3, 1959
  • Love Streams, 1984
  • Love Streams (Blu-Ray), 1984
  • Minnie & Moskowitz, 1971
  • Opening Night, 1977
  • Shadows (Criterion), 1959
  • The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (Original 135 min. Version & Re-Release 108 min. Version), 1976
  • Too Late Blues, 1961

Scott, Ridley

  • Alien, 1979
  • American Gangster, 2007
  • Black Hawk Down, 2001
  • Black Rain (1989), 1989
  • Blade Runner - Special Edition (Discs 1 & 4), 2007 / 1982
  • Blade Runner - Special Edition (Discs 2 & 3), 1992 / 1982
  • Body of Lies, 2008
  • Counselor, The, 2013
  • Exodus: God's and Kings, 2014
  • G.I. Joe, 1997
  • Gladiator (2 Discs), 2000
  • Hannibal, 2001
  • Kingdom of Heaven (2 Discs), 2005
  • Legend, 1985
  • Martian, The, 2015
  • Martian, The (Blu-Ray), 2015
  • Matchstick Men, 2003
  • Prometheus, 2012
  • Prometheus (Blu-Ray), 2012
  • Thelma & Louise, 1991

Pollack, Sydney

  • 3 Days of the Condor, 1975
  • Absence of Malice, 1981
  • Bobby Dearfield, 1977
  • Firm, The, 1993
  • Havana, 1990
  • Jeremiah Johnson, 1972
  • Out of Africa, 1985
  • Scalphunters, The, 1968
  • Slender Thread, The, 1965
  • They Shoot Horses, Don't They?, 1969
  • This Property is Condemned, 1966
  • Tootsie, 1982
  • Yakuza, The, 1975
  • Yakuza, The (Blu-Ray), 1975

Merch on/off apparel

Most of our inventory of tee-shirts and coffe mugs is sold out. What we have left is only for sale in the store.

The On/Off Apparel site is not accepting orders for the time being. We've left it as it is for archival purposes. Please do keep an eye out for new items from On/Off Apparel, however.