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Now Playing   July 22, 2017 Separate Admission Unless Noted

A GHOST STORY (NOW PLAYING!)

daily 4:45, 7:00, 9:00 plus Sat-Sun 2:30

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THE LITTLE HOURS (NOW PLAYING!)

July 21-27: daily 4:30, 7:15, 9:30
plus Sat-Sun 2:15

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BEATRIZ AT DINNER (NOW PLAYING!)

July 21-27: nightly 6:45 plus Sat-Sun 2:00

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LETTERS FROM BAGHDAD:
THE TRUE STORY OF
GERTRUDE BELL AND IRAQ
(NOW PLAYING!)


July 21-27: daily 4:15, 8:30

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Coming Next:


 

A GHOST STORY




Portland, Oregon Bridges Photography
Portland Bridges Pictures

 


Now Playing at Cinema 21:

alt "There are mysteries here, not the least of them being how such a modest little movie can evoke such profound feelings."
-- Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal

Drama/romance/fantasy; In English; 87 minutes

"Like an old tale by Saki or Henry James read for the first time: hair-raising and clever, a tour de force of sensation and a triumph of craft."
-- A.O. Scott, The New York Times

Directed by David Lowery
Starring Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, McColm Cephas Jr.

NOW PLAYING!

Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
daily 4:45, 7:00, 9:00 plus Sat-Sun 2:30

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alt "IRREVERENT AND HILARIOUS!"
-- Indiewire

Comedy; In English; 90 minutes


Directed by Jeff Baena
Starring Alison Brie, Dave Franco, Kate Micucci, Aubrey Plaza, John C. Reilly, Molly Shannon, Fred Armisen

"A winning ensemble brings present-day attitude to Boccaccio's irreverent sex comedy."
-- John DeFore, Hollywood Reporter

Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
July 21-27: daily 4:30, 7:15, 9:30
plus Sat-Sun 2:15

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alt "THE FIRST GREAT FILM OF THE TRUMP ERA."
-- Ethan Alter, Yahoo!Movies

Comedy; In English; 83 minutes

"Elegantly deft squirmfest that features a luminous performance by Salma Hayek."
-- Owen Gleiberman, Variety

Directed by Miguel Arteta
Starring Salma Hayek, John Lithgow, Chloe Sevigny, Connie Britton


Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
July 21-27: nightly 6:45 plus Sat-Sun 2:00

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alt "After watching 'Letters From Baghdad' you might be forgiven for wondering why David Lean, when mulling over making a film about British influence in the Middle East, didn't choose Gertrude Bell as his subject instead of T.E. Lawrence."
-- G. Allen Johnson, San Francisco Chronicle

Documentary; In English; 95 minutes

"In an age of a rebooted 'Wonder Woman,' Bell is the real thing, intrepid, fierce and smart."
-- Jeffrey Fleishman, Los Angeles Times

Directed by Sabine Krayenbuhl, Zeva Oelbaum
Starring Tilda Swinton,


Showing: NOW PLAYING!
Showtimes:
July 21-27: daily 4:15, 8:30

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Coming Soon to Cinema 21:

alt ROTTEN TOMATOES: 97% FRESH!

"Alejandro Jodorowsky's 'Endless Poetry' is the most accessible movie he has ever made, and it may also be the best. It's Felliniesque and moving."

-- Owen Gleiberman, Variety

Biography/drama/fantasy; In Spanish & French with English subtitles and in English; 128 minutes

FROM THE DIRECTOR OF "EL TOPO"
AND "THE HOLY MOUNTAIN"

Directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky
Starring Adan Jodorowsky, Brontis Jodorowsky, Leandro Taub


Showing: BEGINS JULY 28th
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "A likeably goofy creative achievement."
-- Justin Lowe, Hollywood Reporter

Comedy/adventure; In English; 80 minutes


Directed by Bill Watterson
Starring Meera Rohit Kumbhani, Nick Thune, James Urbaniak, Adam Busch

"We have the makings of a stone-cold cult classic with this one."
-- Nathanael Hood, The Young Folks

Showing:
ONE SHOW ONLY: SUNDAY, JULY 30TH

Showtimes: 7:00 pm only

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alt Spans over 30 years of the California Bay Area's punk music history with a central focus on the emergence of Berkeley's inspiring 924 Gilman Street music collective. Directed by Corbett Redford, narrated by Iggy Pop and executive produced by Green Day, it is the definitive telling of this vibrant story, drawing from a wide variety of voices and viewpoints and featuring the music of many of the most famous and infamous punk bands ever.

Documentary: history/music; In English; 155 minutes

"A dynamic chronicle of the Berkeley punk scene that birthed Green Day and other pop-punk bands."
-- Dennis Harvey, Variety

Directed by Corbett Redford
Starring Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool, Larry Livermore, Matt Freeman, Lars Fredricksen, Dave Edwardson, Scott Kelly, Noah Landis, Kamela Parks, Noodles, Sammytown, Robert Eggplant, Metal Mike, Kathleen Hanna, Tim Armstrong, Miranda July, Michael Franti, Ian Mackaye, Kirk Hammett, Jello Biafra, Penelope Houston. Narrator: Iggy Pop.


Showing: AUGUST 3RD & 4TH ONLY!
Showtimes:
AUG. 3RD @ 7:00/AUG. 4TH @ 9:00

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alt FROM THE DIRECTOR OF
"ZERO DARK THIRTY" &
"THE HURT LOCKER"

Drama/history/thriller; In English; 106 minutes


Directed by Kathryn Bigelow
Starring John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith, Jacob Latimore, Will Poulter, Hannah Murray,


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 4TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt An author recounts his travels with an Indian elder (Dave Bald Eagle) through the heart of Lakota country.

Drama; In English; 110 minutes

"By the time the end credits arrive, the characters of this modest, crowdfunded feature are practically unforgettable. It's immensely serious but no downer."
-- Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune

Directed by Steven Lewis Simpson
Starring Dave Bald Eagle, Christopher Sweeney, Richard Ray Whitman

BASED ON THE NOVEL BY KENT NERBURN

Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 11TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt "An essential testament to the commitment of activists whose credo is 'We have nothing to lose but our chains,' told in their own fervent voices."
-- David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter

Documentary; In English; 90 minutes

"A vibrant firsthand portrait of the Ferguson uprising and the origins of the Black Lives Matter movement...a vital tribute to the activists who continue to fight every day in America's unrelenting war on black folks."
-- Jude Dry, Indiewire

Directed by Sabaah Folayan, Damon Davis


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 18th
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Comedy; In English; 115 minutes

"The effortless chemistry makes for a supremely pleasant vacation."
-- The Playlist

Directed by Michael Winterbottom
Starring Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Marta Barrio, Claire Keelan

"Winterbottom's 'The Trip' movies have only gotten more mature with age, and 'Spain' is the most thoughtful one yet."
-- Erin Oliver Whitney, ScreenCrush

Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 25TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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alt NEXT SCREENING:
FRIDAY, AUGUST 25TH

Black comedy; In English; 99 min.


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


Showing:
NEXT SCREENING: FRIDAY, JULY 21ST

Showtimes: 10:45 PM

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alt "Music video director Geremy Jasper launches an unlikely rap star - and unforgettable indie underdog - in his high-energy feature debut."
-- Peter Debruge, Variety

Drama; In English; 108 minutes

"AN UNAMBIGUOUS JOY."
-- Manohla Dargis, The New York Times

Directed by Geremy Jasper
Starring Danielle Macdonald, Bridget Everett, Siddharth Dhananjay, Mamoudou Athie, Cathy Moriarty


Showing: BEGINS AUGUST 30TH
Showtimes: To Be Announced

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Music documentary; In English; 104 minutes


Directed by Judd Apatow, Michael Bonfiglio
Starring Scott Avett, Seth Avett, Jennifer Carpenter


Showing: ONE NIGHT ONLY: SEPT. 12
Showtimes: 7:00

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Showing: COMING IN SEPTEMBER!
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 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.