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Now Playing   August 15, 2018 Separate Admission Unless Noted

LEAVE NO TRACE (NOW SHOWING)

Through August 16: daily 4:00, 6:45

August 17-23: daily 4:00, 8:30

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DON'T WORRY, HE WON'T GET FAR ON FOOT (NOW PLAYING!)

Through August 16: daily 4:30, 7:00, 9:25

August 17-23: nightly 7:00, 9:25 + Sat-Sun 1:30

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WON'T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR? (NOW PLAYING)

Through August 16: daily 4:15, 6:30, 8:45

August 17-23: daily 4:15, 6:30 + Sat-Sun 2:00

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GOOD MANNERS (ENDS THURSDAY, AUG. 16)

Tuesday-Thursday nightly at 9:15 only

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Now Playing at Cinema 21:

alt ROTTEN TOMATOES: "100% FRESH"

"One of the best films of 2018 and promises to make a star of McKenzie."

-- David Sims, The Atlantic

Drama; English; 108 Minutes; 2018

"Granik shows the same profound, compassionate understanding of human relationships showcased in her breakout hit 'Winter's Bone.'"
-- Diane Carson, KDHX St. Louis

Directed by Debra Granik
Starring Ben Foster, Thomasin McKenzie


Showing: NOW SHOWING
Showtimes:
Through August 16: daily 4:00, 6:45

August 17-23: daily 4:00, 8:30

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alt "Joaquin Phoenix delivers a profoundly impressive turn as famed cartoonist John Callahan."
-- Gregory Ellwood, The Playlist

Biography/comedy/drama; In English; 113 minutes; 2018

"The director and screenwriter is Gus Van Sant, who makes movies that conform to no recognizable templates, and Joaquin Phoenix is one among the most thrillingly unpredictable film actors alive...when his high-wire emotional arc suits the movie, there are few who can touch him."
-- David Edelstein, New York Magazine

Directed by Gus Van Sant
Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Jonah Hill, Rooney Mara, Jack Black


Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
Through August 16: daily 4:30, 7:00, 9:25

August 17-23: nightly 7:00, 9:25 + Sat-Sun 1:30

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alt ROTTEN TOMATOES: "99% FRESH"

"His message of generous, abundant love and tolerance is not only saintly, it's radical. In this deftly crafted documentary, Academy-Award winning filmmaker Morgan Neville ('20 Feet From Stardom') manages to make the mild-mannered Fred Rogers look downright revolutionary."

-- Katie Walsh, Tribune News Service

Documentary; In English; 94 minutes; 2018

"This beautiful film celebrates a deeply good man with a great gift for repairing."
-- Joe Morgenstern, The Wall Street Journal

Directed by Morgan Neville
Starring Fred Rogers, Joanne Rogers, McColm Cephas Jr., Francois Scarborough Clemmons, Yo-Yo Ma


Showing: NOW PLAYING
Showtimes:
Through August 16: daily 4:15, 6:30, 8:45

August 17-23: daily 4:15, 6:30 + Sat-Sun 2:00

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alt ROTTEN TOMATOES: "100% FRESH"

"Swerving from predictable to confounding, dreamy to demented, artful to awkward, this genre-twisting hybrid links art house and slaughterhouse with unexpected success."

-- Jeannette Catsoulis, The New York Times

Fantasy, Horror, Musical; In Portuguese with English subtitles; 135 minutes; 2017

ENDS THURSDAY!

Directed by Marco Dutra, Juliana Rojas
Starring Isabel Zuaa, Marjorie Estiano, Miguel Lobo


Showing: ENDS THURSDAY, AUG. 16
Showtimes:
Tuesday-Thursday nightly at 9:15 only

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Coming Soon to Cinema 21:

alt "It beautifully articulates the need for young people to realize the validity of who they are, and even more beautifully crystalizes the moment when that starts to happen."
-- David Ehrlich, Indiewire

Drama/romance; In English; 90 minutes; 2018

STARTS FRIDAY!

Directed by Desiree Akhavan
Starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Jennifer Ehle, Sasha Lane


Showing: STARTS FRIDAY!
Showtimes:
daily 4:30, 6:45, 8:45 + Saturday 2:15

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Black comedy; In English; 99 min.; 2003

SEE THE MOVIE THAT INSPIRED
THE HIT FILM
"THE DISASTER ARTIST"!
FEATURING THE INCOMPARABLE
TOMMY WISEAU!

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


Showing:
NEXT SCREENING: FRIDAY, AUGUST 17TH

Showtimes: at 10:45pm

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alt IT WAS 50 YEARS AGO TODAY!

Animation/musical/comedy; In English; 85 minutes; 1968

For the 50th anniversary screening, Yellow Submarine was restored in 4K digital resolution, though no automated software was used in order to preserve the original, hand-drawn artwork. Instead, the film's photochemical elements were restored by hand, frame-by-frame. The famous Yellow Submarine soundtrack and score were also remixed in 5.1 stereo surround sound at Abbey Road Studios by mix engineer Peter Cobbin.

Directed by George Dunning
Starring Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

SING-A-LONG VERSION
SUNDAY, AUG. 19TH!

Showing:
next screening Sunday, August 19th

Showtimes: Sunday at 1:00 pm

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alt "SENSATIONAL REVELATIONS.
The life and really good times of the pimp to the stars!"

-- Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter

Documentary; In English; 97 minutes; 2018


Directed by Matt Tyrnauer
Starring Scotty Bowers, Lois Bowers, Peter Bart, Stephen Fry


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 24TH
Showtimes:
daily 4:15, 7:00, 9:15 + Sat-Sun 2:00

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alt "Josephine Decker has made a mind-scrambling masterpiece. This is one of the boldest and most invigorating American films of the 21st century."
-- David Ehrlich, IndieWire

Drama/thriller; In English; 93 minutes; 2018

"A launching pad for the career of the 19-year-old newcomer [Helena] Howard, a dynamo who demonstrates astounding intensity in the complex role of Madeline."
-- Deborah Young, The Hollywood Reporter

Directed by Josephine Decker
Starring Helena Howard, Molly Parker, Miranda July


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 31ST
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "This year's 'Moonlight'...portrays the experiences of an adolescent boy coming to terms with his dysfunctional family and his emerging sexuality as a swirling cyclone of nostalgia, brutal arguments, and bittersweet pontifications."
-- David Ehrlich, IndieWire

Drama; In English; 94 minutes; 2018

"'The Florida Project' set in Pennsylvania, a memoir both brilliantly specific and depressingly universal."
-- Roger Moore, Tribune News Service

Directed by Jeremiah Zagar
Starring Raul Castillo, Josiah Gabriel, Terry Holland


Showing: BEGINS SEPTEMBER 7TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Biography/drama; In Russian, Italian & Tatar with English subtitles; 183 minutes; 1966

NEW RESTORATION OF THE DIRECTOR'S PREFERRED CUT

Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky
Starring Anatoliy Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolay Grinko


Showing: BEGINS SEPTEMBER 7TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt BE PREPARED TO HAVE A BALL AND SING YOUR HEART OUT!

"Sing-a-long Sound of Music" is your chance to test your vocal range with several hundred other assorted nuns, Von Trapp family wannabees and Julie Andrews look-a-likes.

Musical/romance/drama; In English & in German with English subtitles; 174 minutes (plus intermission); 1965

The show begins with your lovely host leading you through a vocal warm-up, judging the costume competition and awarding the prizes. The host will then instruct you how to use your interactive fun pack throughout the film and coach you on what to do during "magic moments" during the film.

Then sit back and watch the original 1965 movie in glorious Technicolor with the lyrics for all the songs on the screen!!

Directed by Robert Wise
Starring Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

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GROUP TICKETS: CALL 503.223.4044

SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT. SORRY, NO PASSES OR DISCOUNT TICKETS.

Showing: BEGINS SEPTEMBER 14TH
Showtimes:
Fri Sept 14 @ 7:00/Sat Sept 15 @ 2:00, 7:00
Sunday Sept 16 @ 2:00
Sat-Sun Sept 22-23 @ 2:00
Sat-Sun Sept 29-30 @ 2:00

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alt THE NICOLAS CAGE MOVIE YOU HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR

Action/horror/thriller; In English; 121 minutes; 2018

"INSANELY VIOLENT AND ETHEREALLY BEAUTIFUL"
-- Bilge Ebiri, The Village Voice

Directed by Panos Cosmatos
Starring Nicolas Cage, Andrea Riseborough, Linus Roache

"NICOLAS CAGE GIVES THE PERFORMANCE OF A LIFETIME."
-- Russ Fischer, The Playlist

Showing: BEGINS SEPTEMBER 14TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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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.