Showed previously at Cinema 21 in Portland, Oregon:

3 OSCAR NOMINATIONS INCLUDING
BEST PICTURE & BEST ACTRESS

Drama; 98 min.

"An utterly charming combination of road trip, odd-couple comedy and heart-touching true story that will leave few dry-eyed, 'Philomena' rests comfortably in the lap of the great Judi Dench."
-- Moira MacDonald, Seattle Times

Directed by Stephen Frears
Starring Judi Dench, Steve Coogan


Showing: Ended February 13, 2014

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NOW SELLING BEER AND WINE!

Now Playing   September 26, 2016 Separate Admission Unless Noted

DON'T THINK TWICE (NOW PLAYING)

September 24-29: Sat-Thur 3:30, 7:55

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THE BEATLES:
EIGHT DAYS A WEEK-
THE TOURING YEARS
(NOW PLAYING!)


Mon-Thur 3:15, 6:15, 9:10

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MY BLIND BROTHER (ENDS THURSDAY!)

Mon-Thur 6:00, 9:55

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PORTLAND GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL (NOW PLAYING!)

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Coming Next:


 

PORTLAND GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH




Portland, Oregon Bridges Photography
Portland Bridges Pictures

 


Now Playing at Cinema 21:

alt "Don't think twice, just see it."
-- Adam Graham, Detroit News

Comedy/drama; In English; 92 min.

ROTTEN TOMATOES: 99% FRESH
"Genuinely sharp, funny, and bracingly honest."

-- Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune

Directed by Mike Birbiglia
Starring Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia, Chris Gethard, Kate Micucci, Tami Sagher


Showing: NOW PLAYING
Showtimes:
September 24-29: Sat-Thur 3:30, 7:55

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alt KBOO RADIO & MUSIC MILLENNIUM PRESENT

Documentary; In English; 129 min.


Directed by Ron Howard
Starring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr

THE VERSION OF "EIGHT DAYS" RELEASED IN MOVIE THEATERS CONTAINS THIS BONUS: 30 MINUTES OF RESTORED & REMASTERED FOOTAGE FROM THE 1965 SHEA STADIUM CONCERT!

Showing:
NOW PLAYING! HELD OVER!

Showtimes:
Mon-Thur 3:15, 6:15, 9:10

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alt "Nick Kroll and Jenny Slate nail the nobility of resentment in this winningly featherweight romantic comedy."
-- Andrew Barker, Variety

Comedy/romance; In English; 85 minutes


Directed by Sophie Goodhart
Starring Jenny Slate, Adam Scott, Nick Kroll, Zoe Kazan


Showing: ENDS THURSDAY!
Showtimes:
Mon-Thur 6:00, 9:55

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alt Featuring the American premiere of Doris Dorrie's FUKUSHIMA, MON AMOUR and a screening of the classic GIRLS IN UNIFORM.
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SAT. 09/24 3.00 PM THE LITTLE MOUNTAIN BOY
5.00 PM HORDUR
7.00 PM NICK: OFF DUTY
9.30 PM STREIF: ONE HELL OF A RIDE
SUN. 09/25 1.00 PM GIRLS IN UNIFORM
3.00 PM MY FRIEND RAFFI
5.00 PM NEXT GENERATION SHORT TIGER 2015
7.00 PM THE CULPABLE
MON. 09/26 7.00 PM ROSA LUXEMBURG (1986)
TUE. 09/27 7.00 PM FUKUSHIMA, MON AMOUR



Showing: SEPTEMBER 23 - 27
Showtimes:
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Coming Soon to Cinema 21:

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

Black comedy; In English; 99 min.

RANDOM MERCHANDISE GIVE AWAY AT THIS
FRIDAY'S SCREENING OF "THE ROOM"!

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


Showing:
NEXT SCREENING FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH

Showtimes: 10:45 PM

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alt "KILLER STUFF!"
-- Steven Rea, Philadelphis Inquirer

Crime, drama, thriller; In French with English subtitles; 91 minutes

"'Elevator to the Gallows' married a new kind of jazz to a new kind of cinema, and created something altogether sublime."
-- Tina Hassannia, Village Voice

Directed by Louis Malle
Starring Jeanne Moreau, Maurice Ronet, Georges Poujouly and Lino Ventura

NEW DIGITAL RESTORATION
MILES DAVIS JAZZ SCORE

Showing: STARTS FRIDAY, SEPT. 30
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "Artfully calculated and authentically felt, the unexpectedly effective "Summertime" combines the conventional structure of classic movie romance with a sensual same-sex frankness that couldn't be more up-to-date."
-- Kenneth Turan. LA Times

Drama/Romance; In French with English subtitles; 105 minutes

"A rare look at the era through women's eyes."
-- Mark Jenkins, NPR

Directed by Catherine Corsini
Starring Cecile De France, Izia Higelin, Noemie Lvovsky


Showing: BEGINS SEPTEMBER 30th!
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt FILMED IN PORTLAND!

Dark comedy; In English; 102 minutes

A dark comedy that shows how the dangerous world of cliques can still exist long after one leaves high school. Lauren Bowles ("True Blood") plays Joy, who gives up her career and moves for the third time to support her husband's escalating career. Now a stay-at-home mom, she tries to find her way in a dangerous new world of suburban wealth and bored housewives.

Directed by Paul Kampf
Starring Lauren Bowles, Max Ryan, Victoria Smurfit, Suleka Mathew


Showing: ONE WEEK ONLY! SEPT. 30-OCT. 6!
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Drama; In Italian with English subtitles; 106 minutes

"Good, strong, understated filmmaking is enlivened by Moretti's characteristic wry blend of drama and humor."
-- Deborah Young, Hollywood Reporter

Directed by Nanni Moretti
Starring Margherita Buy, John Turturro, Giulia Lazzarini, Nanni Moretti

"A BEAUTIFUL, SHARP AND FUNNY FILM."
-- Kent Jones, Film Comment

Showing: BEGINS OCTOBER 7TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt ROTTEN TOMATOES: "100% FRESH!"

"The movie is an extraordinary self-portrait and an existential statement: I shoot, therefore I am."

-- David Fear, Rolling Stone

Documentary; In English; 102 minutes

"It's one of the great achievements of Johnson's film that the simple art of a documentary is given centre stage. It's just one virtue of many in an incredible work of cinema."
-- Glenn Dunks, Film Experience

Directed by Kirsten Johnson


Showing: BEGINS OCTOBER 7TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Showing: COMING IN OCTOBER
Showtimes: To Be Announced

 
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Showing: COMING IN OCTOBER!
Showtimes: To Be Announced

 
alt JOHN CAMERON MITCHELL IN PERSON! THE DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY ACCOMPANIES THIS SPECIAL 15TH ANNIVERSARY SCREENING OF "HEDWIG"

Sponsored by Dwayne Davis
and The Agency Realtors

Comedy/Drama/Music; In English; 95 minutes

"Brilliantly acted, moving, darkly funny, and featuring some terrific songs, this has everything you could possibly want from a transsexual, post-punk, neo glam rock opera."
-- Matthew Turner, ViewLondon

Directed by John Cameron Mitchell
Starring John Cameron Mitchell, Miriam Shor, Stephen Trask

THE 20TH ANNUAL PQFF CONTINUES!
PRESENTED BY ROBERT BALL COMPANIES

Showing: ONE NIGHT ONLY! OCTOBER 15th AT 7PM!
Showtimes: One show only at 7:00

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alt ROTTEN TOMATOES: "100% FRESH"
"A kind, loving, and deeply moving portrait of big-hearted small-town people."

-- April Wolfe, Village Voice

Drama; In English; 107 minutes

"Kelly Reichardt's wonderful triptych of female character studies confirms her status as the quietest of great American filmmakers."
-- Guy Lodge, Variety

Directed by Kelly Reichardt
Starring Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams, Laura Dern, Lily Gladstone


Showing: BEGINS OCTOBER 21st!
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt The ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS returns for its second year in theaters with 12 charming family-friendly films. Highlights include "About a Mother" a new folktale with echoes of Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree," Disney/Pixar's sweet "Piper," and the latest in 360Degrees storytelling in Google's touching father-and daughter-journey "Pearl" by Academy Award winner Patrick Osborne. The show also features a late-night bonus of four provocative shorts exclusively for mature audiences.



Showing: COMING SOON!
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Documentary/music; In English; 122 minutes


Directed by Mat Whitecross
Starring Noel Gallagher, Liam Gallagher, Oasis


Showing: ONE NIGHT ONLY! OCTOBER 26th!
Showtimes: at 7:00 pm

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alt "Thoughtful and complex while also being immensely entertaining, funny, dark, and disturbing. It's the kind of masterful work we've come to expect from Park Chan-wook."
-- Matt Goldberg, Collider

Drama/romance; In Korean & Japanese with English subtitles; 144 minutes

"A shape-shifting plot that's as ornate as the art direction--a mirrored dollhouse of seduction, deception and fatal attraction."
-- Brian D. Johnson, Maclean's Magazine

Directed by Chan-wook Park
Starring Min-hee Kim, Kim Tae-ri, Jung-woo Ha, Jin-woong Jo


Showing: COMING IN OCTOBER!
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Showing: COMING IN NOVEMBER!
Showtimes: To Be Announced

 
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Showing: COMING SOON
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.