Showed previously at Cinema 21 in Portland, Oregon:

"An example of long-term documentary filmmaking paying off...energetically recounts Jeremy Lin's astonishing rise to NBA stardom, capturing the excitement that erupted when the 23-year-old point guard galvanized the New York Knicks and became a global icon of Asian-American progress...a tremendous underdog story!"
-- Justin Chang, Variety

Documentary; 89 min.


Directed by Evan Leong


Showing: Ended November 14, 2013

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NOW SELLING BEER AND WINE!

Now Playing   April 27, 2015 Separate Admission Unless Noted

WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS (NOW PLAYING!)

Mon-Wed 4:15, 6:30, 8:45/Thur 6:30, 8:45

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WHILE WE'RE YOUNG (NOW PLAYING!)

daily 4:30, 7:00, 9:15
plus Sat-Sun 2:15

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CHEATIN' (ENDS THURSDAY!)

Mon-Wed 5:00, 7:00, 9:00/Thur 5:00 only

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Coming Next:


 

WHILE WE__x27_RE YOUNG




Portland, Oregon Scenic Photography
Portland Bridges Pictures

 


Now Playing at Cinema 21:

alt "HILARIOUS!"
"HILARIOUS!"
"HILARIOUS!"
"HILARIOUS!"
"HILARIOUS!"

-- Vanity Fair/Billboard/Indiewire/Film Comment/Hollywood Reporter

Comedy/Horror; In English; 86 min.

FROM THE CREATOR OF
"FLIGHT OF THE CONCHORDS"
ROTTEN TOMATOES: 96%

Directed by Taika Waititi , Jemaine Clement
Starring Jemaine Clement,Taika Waititi, Jonathan Brugh, Ben Fransham

"The vampire mockumentary you've been longing for!"
-- Kate Muir, Times (UK)

Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
Mon-Wed 4:15, 6:30, 8:45/Thur 6:30, 8:45

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alt "This delicious satire about aging hipsters and their discontents is everything we've come to expect from the best of Noah Baumbach...SHARP, FUNNY AND DEAD-ON ACCURATE!""
-- Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

Comedy; In English; 94 min.


Directed by Noah Baumbach
Starring Naomi Watts, Ben Stiller, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried, Charles Grodin


Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
daily 4:30, 7:00, 9:15
plus Sat-Sun 2:15

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alt "Strife and sexual humor reign in this energetic romp, one of Bill Plympton's best longform animated works!"
-- Dennis Harvey, Variety

Animation; In English; 76 min.


Directed by Bill Plympton


Showing: ENDS THURSDAY!
Showtimes:
Mon-Wed 5:00, 7:00, 9:00/Thur 5:00 only

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Coming Soon to Cinema 21:

alt JACK TO A KING tells the true story of civic pride, sporting fever and unlikely but unforgettable heroes and villains in Swansea, Wales. The 107 Independent Supporters Trust has arranged for the US premiere at Cinema 21 on April 30, a special event to raise funds for the new all-weather track & field at Jefferson High School and to assist with the continued renovation of the theater. The reception starts at 5:00 and the film screens at 7:00, with a Q&A via Skype with the Swansea football club!

Sports documentary; In Engish; 98 min.

ADVANCE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Directed by Marc Evans

"Marc Evans' rousing film about the fall and rise of Swansea FC... a real-life sporting fairy-tale!"

Showing: ONE NIGHT ONLY! APRIL 30TH!
Showtimes: Doors open at 5:00/film at 7:00

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alt "'Black Souls' has a deep and startling soulfulness that is profoundly moving."
-- Michael O'Sullivan,. Washington Post

Crime drama; In Italian with English subtitles; 103 min.

ROTTEN TOMATOES: 95%

Directed by Francesco Munzi
Starring Fabrizio Ruggirello, Francesco Munzi, Maurizio Braucci

"An elegant, unsettling addition to the gangster-movie canon. Get on its unique wavelength, and you may find it transfixing!"
-- Bilge Ebiri, New York Magazine

Showing: BEGINS MAY 1st
Showtimes: Fri 4:00, 9:15/Sat 5:30, 7:45
Sun 1:45, 4:00, 6:45, 9:00/Mon-Thur 4:00, 6:45, 9:00

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alt "KRISTIN WIIG HAS NEVER BEEN FUNNIER."
-- Nikola Grozdanovic, Indiewire

Comedy/drama; In Engish; 105 min.

"QUIRKY AND BOLD.
WIIG IS INSANELY CHARMING."

-- Betsy Sharkey, Los Angeles Times

Directed by Shira Piven
Starring Kriten Wiig, Tim Robbins, Linda Cardellini, Wes Bentley, James Marsden


Showing: BEGINS MAY 8th
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Showing: WEDNESDAY, MAY 13TH ONLY!
Showtimes: 7:00 PM

 
alt Since 2005, the HUMP! Film Festival has challenged ordinary people from all over the Pacific Northwest to become temporary porn-stars by making their very own five-minute dirty movies in every color in the sexual rainbow, for a chance to win big cash prizes. And they did not disappoint!
Now see 18 of the hottest HUMP! films in action. They'll make you laugh, squeal, and marvel at the broad (and creative) range of human sexuality. It's the best of HUMP! You'll be glad you came.

THE DIRTY FILM FESTIVAL
CURATED BY DAN SAVAGE


Showing: May 14 - 16!
Showtimes: Thurs 8:00, 10:00/Fri 8:30, 10:30/Sat 6:30, 8:30, 10:45

  Official Site
alt DOUBLE FEATURE!!
"THE ROOM" PLUS
THE SECOND EPISODE OF
"THE NEIGHBORS"!!

Black comedy; English; 99 min.


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


Showing: NEXT SCREENING MAY 22ND
Showtimes: 10:45 PM

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alt "Sometimes the most old-fashioned way feels the freshest....It's as comfortable as a warm blanket by the fire, a sense that you're in good hands hearing a good yarn being told."
-- Jason Gorber, TwitchFilm

Suspense/action/western; In English; 84 min.

"'Slow West'operates in the same manner as such haunting and off-kilter horse operas as Jim Jarmusch's 'Dead Man'".
-- Matt Brunson, Creative Loafing

Directed by John M. Maclean
Starring Michael Fassbender, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ben Mendelsohn, Caren Pistorious


Showing: BEGINS MAY 22nd
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Showing: BEGINS MAY 29th
Showtimes: To Be Announced

 


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.