Showed previously at Cinema 21 in Portland, Oregon:

Cloey and her friends meander through their self-absorbed youth as CITY BABY marinates on themes of class, love, and friendship.

Drama; 88 min.

"Pungently captures Portland's twenty-somethings stuck in perpetual
sex-ed up adolescence."
-The Hollywood Reporter

Directed by David F. Morgan
Starring Cora Benesh, Jillian Leigh, Andrew Harris, Richard Keith, Dustin Rush, Daniel Baldwin, and Stephen Malkmus

Tickets: $8 advance/$10 door

Showing: Ended May 23, 2013

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NOW SELLING BEER AND WINE!

Now Playing   August 2, 2015 Separate Admission Unless Noted

AMY (NOW PLAYING!)

daily 3:45, 7:00, 9:35 + Sat-Sun 1:00

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TANGERINE (NOW PLAYING)

daily 4:30, 6:45, 8:45
plus Sat-Sun 12:30, 2:30

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THE STANFORD
PRISON EXPERIMENT
(NOW PLAYING)


daily 4:00, 6:45, 9:15 + Sat-Sun 1:00

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Coming Next:


 

COBAIN__x3A_ MONTAGE OF HECK




Portland, Oregon Scenic Photography
Portland Bridges Pictures

 


Now Playing at Cinema 21:

alt "It's Amy's words, her music, her voicemails, her home videos, her friends, her family, her tormentors, and her timeless incandescence. Look, listen and weep."
-- Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

Documentary; In English; 127 min.

"STUNNINGLY MOVING AND POWERFUL:
intimate, passionate, often shocking, and almost mesmerically absorbing."

-- Peter Bradshaw, Guardian

Directed by Asif Kapadia
Starring Amy Winehouse

ROTTEN TOMATOES: 97% FRESH!

Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
daily 3:45, 7:00, 9:35 + Sat-Sun 1:00

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alt "GORGEOUS! A PERFECTLY CAST, BEAUTIFULLY DIRECTED MOVIE!"
-- Manohla Dargis, The New York Times

Comedy/drama; In English; 88 min.

"A BIG-HEARTED WORK OF INSIGHT AND UNAPOLOGETICALLY WILD HUMOR!
Even those who don't count themselves among the transgender-prostitute-movie-shot-on-an-iPhone demographic will want to try 'Tangerine'!"

-- Justin Chang, Variety

Directed by Sean Baker
Starring Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, Mya Taylor, Mickey O'Hagan, Karren Karagulian, James Ransone

SHOT ENTIRELY ON AN iPHONE 5!

Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
daily 4:30, 6:45, 8:45
plus Sat-Sun 12:30, 2:30

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alt "FINE ENSEMBLE ACTING BRINGS A NOTORIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDY TO LIFE."
-- Neil Genzlinger, The New York Times

Drama; In English; 122 min.

"Director Kyle Patrick Alvarez has masterfully turned Dr. Zimbardo's famous experiment into
A COMPLEX, PROVOCATIVE FILM."

-- Indiewire

Directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez
Starring Billy Crudup, Ezra Miller, Michael Angarano, Tye Sheridan, Johnny Simmons, Olivia Thirlby


Showing: NOW PLAYING
Showtimes:
daily 4:00, 6:45, 9:15 + Sat-Sun 1:00

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Coming Soon to Cinema 21:

alt "An often brilliant, sometimes overheated but always humane documentary, one in which Nirvana's music and fame is just the scaffolding to Cobain's inner life."
-- August Brown, Los Angeles Times

Documentary; In English; 133 min.

"It goes deep - sometimes, uncomfortably so - inside Cobain's messy, restlessly creative, emotionally complex soul."
-- Kristi Turnquist, The Oregonian

Directed by Brett Morgen
Starring Kurt Cobain, Wendy O'Connor, Aaron Burckhard, Chad Channing, Dave Grohl, Courtney Love


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 7th
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "The result is a smart and occasionally mirthful spit in the face of Catholic repression, with dancing, fighting and just enough political tragedy to make it extra-strength Irish."
-- Bob Strauss, LA Daily News

Drama; In English; 109 min.

"Loach has taken a despicable episode of modern Irish history -- the 1933 deportation without trial of one of its own citizens, James Gralton -- and made a surprisingly lovely, heartfelt film from it."
-- Scott Foundas, Variety

Directed by Ken Loach
Starring Barry Ward, Francis Magee, Aileen Henry


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 7TH
Showtimes:
daily 4:00, 6:45, 9:00 + Sat-Sun 1:15

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alt "An intoxicating witches' brew, equal parts melodrama and moral parable, that audaciously mixes diverse elements to compelling, disturbing effect."
-- Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

Drama; In German with English subtitles; 98 min.

"An absolute knockout. A rich, Hitchcockian tale of mistaken identity."
-- Jordan Mintzer, The Hollywood Reporter

Directed by Christian Petzold
Starring Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld, Nina Kunzendorf


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 14th
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "A PIONEER IN INDEPENDENT FILM DISTRIBUTION, JEFF LIPSKY
also writes and directs his own small, personal productions, assembled with casts of sensitive, intelligent performers. "Mad Women", Mr. Lipsky's latest, revisits a favored construct--the family drama--WITH ECCENTRIC FLOURISH. Kelsey Lynn Stokes plays a young woman who must cope with the fringe ambitions of a radical politico mother and a father facing jail time for a sex crime, all while navigating a new romance."

-- Steve Dollar, Wall St. Journal

Family drama; In English; 131 min.

DIRECTOR JEFF LIPSKY IN PERSON
FOR Q&As AT ALL SHOWS FRI-SAT-SUN

Directed by Jeff Lipsky
Starring Kelsey Lynn Stokes, Reed Birney, Jamie Harrold, Christina Starbuck

"Pushes the boundaries of morality. Mr. Lipsky is skilled at creating taboo-busting characters and letting them reveal themselves in the kinds of long, detailed scenes actors love. Reed Birney and Christina Starbuck are exceptionally good. Its eclectic characters certainly linger."
-- Neil Genzlinger, The New York Times

Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 14th
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "AN OUTSTANDING FILM DEBUT...
a remarkably vibrant and frank look at one precocious teen's emerging sexual life--a film with the stuff of life coursing through its veins and sex very much on its brain."

-- Todd McCarthy, Hollywood Reporter

Drama; In English; 102 min.


Directed by Marielle Heller
Starring Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgard, Kristen Wiig

BASED ON PHOEBE GLOECKNER'S NOVEL

Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 21st
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt DOUBLE FEATURE!!
"THE ROOM" PLUS
THE THIRD EPISODE OF
"THE NEIGHBORS"!!

Black comedy; English; 99 min.


Directed by Tommy Wiseau
Starring Tommy Wiseau, Greg Sestero, Juliette Danielle


Showing: TBA
Showtimes: 10:45 PM

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Call 503-223-4515 for last-minute recorded info, live person during theater hours..

Cinema 21 is an independently-owned, locally-operated movie theater.

Admission Prices

Effective July 25, 2014

Prices do not apply to special engagements or shows where prices are otherwise.

General Admission (shows starting after 6PM) $9.50
Students (with ID), shows starting after 6PM $8.50
Seniors (62 and older) and children shows starting after 6PM $7.00
General Admission (shows starting before 6PM) $7.50
Seniors (62 and older) and children, shows starting before 6PM $6.50

Box office opens 1/2 hour before first show of the day. Note: tickets are available for same-day shows only - no advance tickets for future dates are available at the box office unless otherwise noted.


All programs and showtimes subject to change.

Cinema 21
616 NW 21st Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97209 USA
Call 503.223.4515 for further information.