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   May 4, 2016 Separate Admission Unless Noted

GREEN ROOM (NOW PLAYING!)

Through May 5 daily 4:00, 6:45, 9:00
May 6-12 daily 4:00, 7:00, 9:15 + Sat-Sun 1:30

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MIDNIGHT SPECIAL (NOW PLAYING!)

Through May 5 @ 3:45, 6:30, 8:55
May 6-12 nightly 8:30 + Sat-Sun 1:15

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MILES AHEAD (NOW PLAYING!)

April 29-May 5 daily 3:30, 6:15, 8:30
May 6-12 daily 3:45, 6:15

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Coming Next:


 

GREEN ROOM




Portland, Oregon Bridges Photography
Portland Bridges Pictures

 


Now Playing at Cinema 21:

alt "This is masterful film-making and 'Green Room' doesn't pull any punches. In fact, it'll grab you by the throat and refuse to let go until the credits roll."
-- Garry McConnachie, Daily Record

Crime/thriller/horror; In English; 94 min.

"Jeremy Saulnier's near-perfect nugget of a siege thriller...a palpable sense of vintage nastiness."
-- David Fear, Film Comment

Directed by Jeremy Saulnier
Starring Imogen Poots, Anton Yelchin, Patrick Stewart,
Macon Blair, Alia Shawkat

FILMED IN OREGON!

Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
Through May 5 daily 4:00, 6:45, 9:00
May 6-12 daily 4:00, 7:00, 9:15 + Sat-Sun 1:30

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alt "A bravura science-fiction thriller that explores emotional areas like parenthood and the nature of belief, it's a riveting genre exercise as well as something more."
-- Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

Drama/sci-fi/adventure; In English; 111 min.

FROM THE DIRECTOR OF
"TAKE SHELTER" & "MUD"

Directed by Jeff Nichols
Starring Michael Shannon, Jaeden Lieberher, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Driver, Sam Shepard

"One of the great pleasures in moviegoing is when you can confidently add a director's name to your 'Can't wait to see what they do next' list. With 'Midnight Special,' Jeff Nichols definitely qualifies."
-- Stephen Whitty, Newark Star-Ledger

Showing:
NOW PLAYING!

Showtimes:
Through May 5 @ 3:45, 6:30, 8:55
May 6-12 nightly 8:30 + Sat-Sun 1:15

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alt "Purists may howl, but they'll also miss the pleasure and point of this playfully impressionistic movie."
-- Manohla Dargis, The New York Times

Biography/drama; In English; 100 min.

"To give a performance this layered and complex and unstinting while also directing the film around it, which is risky and imaginative and full of life, testifies to impressive powers of concentration."
-- Andrew O'Hehir, Salon.com

Directed by Don Cheadle
Starring Don Cheadle, Ewan McGregor, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Michael Stuhlbarg


Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
April 29-May 5 daily 3:30, 6:15, 8:30
May 6-12 daily 3:45, 6:15

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Coming Soon to Cinema 21:

alt "Acutely observed and graced with equal parts humor and honest feeling...The performances of the four leads could scarcely be better."
-- David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter

Drama/comedy; In English; 105 min.

"Sharp and affecting dysfunctional-family portrait...Walken steals scenes right and left as an eccentric, overbearing father whose every word and gesture makes clear that he sees people as secondary to performance."
-- Justin Chang, Variety

Directed by Jason Bateman
Starring Christopher Walken,. Nicole Kidman, Jason Bateman


Showing: STARTS FRIDAY!
Showtimes:
daily 4:15, 6:45, 9:00 + Sat-Sun 2:00

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alt It's the Sexiest, Funnest, Most Creative Dirty Movie Fest in the World... HUMP!

Amateur dirty movie shorts; 97 min.

SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT PRICING

Directed by Curated by Dan Savage


Showing: MAY 13-14
Showtimes:
Friday 7:15, 9:30/Saturday 6:00, 8:15

  Official Site
alt "I HOPE YOU DANCE: The Power and Spirit of Song" is a full length documentary exploring how one extraordinary song has transformed people's lives in profound, meaningful and sometimes startling ways. It is a film about hope, faith, optimism and the power of music to inspire and heal.

Documentary; In English; 93 min.


Directed by John Scheinfeld
Starring Maya Angelou, Vince Gill, Graham Nash, Brian Wilson, Lee Ann Womack, Tia Sillers, Mark D. Sanders


Showing: ONE NIGHT ONLY MAY 16TH
Showtimes: ONE SHOW AT 7:00 PM

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alt "It's a fascinating, heartbreaking and ultimately inspiring ride."
-- Andrew O'Hehir, Salon

Documentary; In English; 125 min.


Directed by Josh Fox ("Gasland")

Oscar-nominated director, Josh Fox, brings his new documentary on climate change to Cinema 21.
Q&A with Josh Fox each night

Showing: TUE-THUR, MAY 17-18-19
Showtimes: nightly at 7:00 only

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alt "Francofonia," a powerful cinematic essay on how art and war are irrevocably intertwined,
-- David Lewis, San Francisco Chronicle

Documentary; Russian, French, German with English subtitles; 88 min.

Set against the backdrop of the Louvre Museum's history and artworks, master director Alexander Sokurov applies his uniquely personal vision onto staged re-enactments and archives for this fascinating portrait of real-life characters Jacques Jaujard and Count Franziskus Wolff-Metternich and their compulsory collaboration at the Louvre under the Nazi Occupation.

Directed by Alexander Sokurov
Starring Louis-Do de Lencquesaing, Benjamin Utzerath, Vincent Nemeth

FROM THE DIRECTOR OF "RUSSIAN ARK"

Showing: STARTS FRIDAY, MAY 20TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "Yorgos Lanthimos' first English-language feature is a wickedly funny, unexpectedly moving satire of couple-fixated society."
-- Guy Lodge, Variety

Black comedy/romance/sci-fi; In Engish; 118 min.

"Lanthimos makes a practically effortless transition to the big leagues with his latest, the hilarious and haunting surreal parable."
-- Leslie Felperin, The Hollywood Reporter

Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
Starring Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Olivia Colman, Lea Seydoux, John C. Reilly, Ben Whishaw


Showing: STARTS MAY 27TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt An electrifying American black comedy about love, passion, betrayal and lies, starring writer/director Tommy Wiseau.

Black comedy; English; 99 min.

NEXT SCREENING: FRIDAY MAY 27TH

PLUS AUTEUR TOMMY WISEAU IS COMING
TO PORTLAND ON AUGUST 26 & 27:
"EARLY BIRD" TICKETS NOW ON SALE!
LIMITED NUMBER OF DISCOUNT TICKETS
AVAILABLE RIGHT NOW!

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


Showing: FRIDAY, MAY 27TH
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.