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Now Playing   February 21, 2019 Separate Admission Unless Noted

COLD WAR (NOW PLAYING)

Through Feb. 27: daily 4:00, 6:45, 8:55
plus Sat-Sun 2:00
Thursday, Feb. 28 at 4:00, 6:45

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IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK (NOW PLAYING)

Through Feb. 27: daily 3:30, 6:15
Thursday, Feb. 28 at 3:30 only

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THE WORLD BEFORE YOUR FEET (NOW PLAYING)

Through Feb. 28: nightly 8:45
plus Sat-Sun 1:15

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NEVER LOOK AWAY (NOW PLAYING)

Through Feb. 28: daily 3:45, 7:30
plus Sat-Sun 12:00

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Coming Next:


 

JONI 75__x3C_br__x3E_A Birthday Celebration




Steel Bridge, Portland
Steel Bridge

Portland, Oregon Pictures
Portland Bridges Pictures

St Johns Bridge, Portland
St Johns Bridge



Now Playing at Cinema 21:

alt "A powerhouse turn by a female actor, Joanna Kulig, is the mesmerizing centerpiece of the latest from Pawel Pawlikowski."
-- Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times

Romance/musical/drama; In Polish, French, German, et. al. with subtitles; 88 minutes; 2018

3 OSCAR NOMINATIONS:
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
BEST DIRECTOR AND
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Directed by Pawel Pawlikowski
Starring Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, Borys Szyc

From the director of "Ida"

Showing: NOW PLAYING
Showtimes:
Through Feb. 27: daily 4:00, 6:45, 8:55
plus Sat-Sun 2:00
Thursday, Feb. 28 at 4:00, 6:45

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alt "You've never seen romantic love depicted on screen with such lyrical and gorgeous intensity, or systemic injustice brought to such vivid and enraging life."
-- Glen Weldon, NPR

Romance/drama/crime; In English; 117 minutes; 2018

3 OSCAR NOMINATIONS!

Directed by Barry Jenkins
Starring KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King

From the director of "MOONLIGHT"

Adapted for the screen by Barry Jenkins from the James Baldwin novel

Showing: NOW PLAYING
Showtimes:
Through Feb. 27: daily 3:30, 6:15
Thursday, Feb. 28 at 3:30 only

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alt "A Gotham-set charmer about the pleasures of wandering."
-- John DeFore, The Hollywood Reporter

Documentary; In English; 95 minutes; 2018

ROTTEN TOMATOES: "100% FRESH!"

NEW YORK TIMES CRITIC'S PICK:
"Walk a Mile or 8,000 in Another Man's Shoes!"

Directed by Jeremy Workman
Starring Matt Green

HELD OVER!

Showing: NOW PLAYING! HELD OVER!
Showtimes:
Through Feb. 28: nightly 8:45
plus Sat-Sun 1:15

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alt 2 OSCAR NOMINATIONS:
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

"Like Von Donnersmarck's remarkable 2006 debut feature, 'The Lives of Others', 'Never Look Away' burrows into the heart of a bitterly divided Germany and asks what role, if any, art can play in times of political chaos and moral confusion...It is stately and composed, clear-eyed and engrossing."

-- Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times

Historical drama/thriller; In German and Russian with English subtitles; 188 minutes; 2019

"An epic, intergenerational tale of art, love, tragedy and politics spanning three turbulent decades of 20th-century German history."
-- Jessica Kiang, Variety

Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Starring Tom Schilling, Sebastian Koch, Paula Beer


Showing: NOW PLAYING
Showtimes:
Through Feb. 28: daily 3:45, 7:30
plus Sat-Sun 12:00

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Coming Soon to Cinema 21:

alt Next Screening
Friday, February 22nd!

Black comedy; In English; 99 min.; 2003

STARRING THE LEGENDARY
TOMMY WISEAU, THE MAN WHO
INSPIRED "THE DISASTER ARTIST"!

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


Showing: Next Screening Friday, February 22nd!
Showtimes: 10:45 PM

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Musical documentary; In English; 120 minutes; 2019

An incredible array of singers and musicians came together to honor one of the world's most remarkable artists, Joni Mitchell, on her 75th birthday. The group of peers and proteges including Brandi Carlile, Glen Hansard, Emmylou Harris, Norah Jones, Chaka Khan, Diana Krall, Kris Kristofferson, Los Lobos with La Marisoul, Cesar Castro & Xochi Flores, Graham Nash, Seal, James Taylor, Rufus Wainwright and more paid tribute to the iconic artist, performing songs from all stages of Mitchell's life and career, across her entire catalog of 19 studio albums. Captured over two nights in November 2018 by The Music Center at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, the entire concert, along with special behind-the-scenes interviews with the artists, will be shown in movie theaters for one night.

Directed by Martyn Atkins
Starring Joni Mitchell, Brandi Carlile, Glen Hansard, Emmylou Harris, Norah Jones, Chaka Khan, Diana Krall, Kris Kristofferson, Los Lobos with La Marisoul, Cesar Castro & Xochi Flores, Graham Nash, Seal, James Taylor, Rufus Wainwright

SPECIAL PRESENTATION
Sorry no passes or discount tickets

"ENCORE SCREENING" ADDED:
THURSDAY, FEB. 28 AT 7:00

Showing:
THURS, FEB. 28TH @ 7:00

Showtimes: Feb. 28 @ 7:00

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alt "Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz Star in Riveting Kidnapping Thriller!"

"A beguiling puzzle...As with all the riveting dramas he's produced over the past decade -- 'A Separation,' 'The Past,' and 'The Salesman' -- Farhadi explores fissures of family bonds as they threaten to fall apart. New cracks keep appearing in unexpected places, but they're mere vessels for a fascinating deep-dive into the perils of hidden information."

-- Eric Kohn, Indiewire

Crime/drama/mystery; In Spanish (with subtitles) and English; 132 minutes; 2019


Directed by Asghar Farhadi
Starring Penelope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Ricardo Darin


Showing: MARCH 1ST
Showtimes:
daily 3:30, 6:45, 9:30 plus Sat-Sun 12:45

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alt "Gaspar Noe's remarkable psychedelic ride is his most focused achievement, a concise package of sizzling dance sequences and jolting developments...It might be his best movie; it's certainly the best snapshot of a talented filmmaker committed to fucking with your head."
-- Eric Kohn, Indiewire

Drama/horror/music/dance; French and English; 95 minutes; 2019


Directed by Gaspar Noe
Starring ofia Boutella, Romain Guillermic, Souheila Yacoub


Showing: BEGINS MARCH 8TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "Brilliant...unfolds like a remake of 'Casablanca' as written by Franz Kafka."
-- David Ehrlich, Indiewire

Drama; In German and French with English subtitles; 101 minutes; 2018

"Beguiling and bold...turns history into an existential maze."
-- The New York Times

Directed by Christian Petzold
Starring Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese

FROM THE DIRECTOR OF
"PHOENIX" AND "BARBARA"

Showing: BEGINS MARCH 22ND
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Horror/thriller; English; 116 minutes; 2019


Directed by Jordan Peele
Starring Anna Diop, Elisabeth Moss, Lupita Nyong'o

FROM THE DIRECTOR OF "GET OUT"

Showing: BEGINS MARCH 22ND
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt RESCHEDULED TO OPEN IN MARCH

Drama/biography; In German with English subtitles; 110 minutes; 2017

"If 'Schindler's List' and 'Shoah' represent the opposite ends of a spectrum for cinematic representation of the Holocaust, 'The Invisibles' is at the perfect midpoint between those two extremes, combining intimate interviews with cleanly composed, tightly controlled reenactments of the events discussed therein."
-- Pat Brown, Slant

Directed by Claus Rafle
Starring Max Mauff, Alice Dwyer, Ruby O. Fee, Aaron Altaras


Showing: PLEASE NOTE: RESCHEDULED FOR MARCH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Documentary; 2019

A DIFFERENT PROGRAM EACH NIGHT

Directed by various directors


Showing: APRIL 5-6-7 ONLY!
Showtimes: 7:00 PM EACH NIGHT

 
alt "Genuinely involving and heartening!"
-- Todd MCCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter

Documentary; In English; 91 minutes; 2018

"Like fresh air for the soul...audiences will almost surely breathe a little easier after tuning in to this inspirational story of one couple who made an impact by entirely rethinking their ecological footprint."
-- Peter Debruge, Variety

Directed by John Chester
Starring John Chester, Molly Chester


Showing: BEGINS MAY 24TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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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 5, 2017

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

Shows Starting 6PM or Later:

General Admission $10.00
Students (with ID) $9.00
Seniors (62 and older) and children $7.50

Shows Starting Before 6PM:

General Admission $8.00
Students (with ID) $7.50
Seniors (62 and older) and children $7.00

Box office opens 1/2 hour before first show of the day.


All programs and showtimes subject to change.

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