Best movie theatres in Portland

Check out the top movie theatres in Portland, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. McMenamins Kennedy School
1. McMenamins Kennedy School
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381 local reviews
5736 NE 33rd Ave, Portland
+1 503-249-3983
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Peter
Since its 1915 opening, this historic elementary school has been a beloved fixture of its Northeast Portland…
Wojtek & Trey
Since its 1915 opening, this historic elementary school has been a beloved fixture of its Northeast Portland…
Grace & Michael
This former elementary school has been converted into a multi-faceted and unique experience. There are several…
1. McMenamins Kennedy School
1. McMenamins Kennedy School
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381 local reviews
5736 NE 33rd Ave, Portland
+1 503-249-3983
Peter
Peter
Since its 1915 opening, this historic elementary school has been a beloved fixture of its Northeast Portland neighborhood. McMenamins…
Wojtek & Trey
Wojtek & Trey
Since its 1915 opening, this historic elementary school has been a beloved fixture of its Northeast Portland neighborhood. McMenamins…
Grace & Michael
Grace & Michael
This former elementary school has been converted into a multi-faceted and unique experience. There are several bars (including the Detention…
2. McMenamins Bagdad Theater & Pub
2. McMenamins Bagdad Theater & Pub
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225 local reviews
3702 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 503-236-9234
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TaMAra
McMenamin's is a local chain of interesting pubs/theaters/breweries owned by two brothers. This particular…
Zachary
A Northwest institution, McMenamins has a dozen or so locations in and around Portland. The Bagdad Theater &…
Chris & Banning
The best movie theater in town! Only one screen, but if you like the film that is running, its worth going. …
2. McMenamins Bagdad Theater & Pub
2. McMenamins Bagdad Theater & Pub
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225 local reviews
3702 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 503-236-9234
TaMAra
TaMAra
McMenamin's is a local chain of interesting pubs/theaters/breweries owned by two brothers. This particular location is in the home of an…
Zachary
Zachary
A Northwest institution, McMenamins has a dozen or so locations in and around Portland. The Bagdad Theater & Pub is a combination classic…
Chris & Banning
Chris & Banning
The best movie theater in town! Only one screen, but if you like the film that is running, its worth going. Eat, drink, watch a movie all…
3. Laurelhurst Theater
3. Laurelhurst Theater
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223 local reviews
2735 E Burnside St, Portland
+1 503-232-5511
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Urban
The fierce rival of the Academy, the Laurelhurst is a 1920s 4-plex movie theater. $4 admission, great titles,…
Susan
Budget friendly movie theater frequented by locals. Not only do the show iconic films also able to catch some…
Zuriel
Laurelhurst Theater is a movie theater located in the Kerns neighborhood in northeast Portland, Oregon. Known…
3. Laurelhurst Theater
3. Laurelhurst Theater
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223 local reviews
2735 E Burnside St, Portland
+1 503-232-5511
Urban
Urban
The fierce rival of the Academy, the Laurelhurst is a 1920s 4-plex movie theater. $4 admission, great titles, staff is somewhat friendly,…
Susan
Susan
Budget friendly movie theater frequented by locals. Not only do the show iconic films also able to catch some new ones (even the with a…
Zuriel
Zuriel
Laurelhurst Theater is a movie theater located in the Kerns neighborhood in northeast Portland, Oregon. Known for showing second-run films…
4. Hollywood Theatre
4. Hollywood Theatre
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142 local reviews
4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
+1 503-493-1128
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Debbie
This great movie theater has an outpost at the airport now. They occasionally do movies in Hecklevision which…
Derek
The best classic movie theater in Portland, the Spanish-Moorish facade alone is worth a look. Usually shows a…
Scott
The Hollywood Theatre is a movie theater in NE Portland, owned by a non-profit organization. It is the central…
4. Hollywood Theatre
4. Hollywood Theatre
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142 local reviews
4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
+1 503-493-1128
Debbie
Debbie
This great movie theater has an outpost at the airport now. They occasionally do movies in Hecklevision which consists of essentially people…
Derek
Derek
The best classic movie theater in Portland, the Spanish-Moorish facade alone is worth a look. Usually shows a mix of art films, restored…
Scott
Scott
The Hollywood Theatre is a movie theater in NE Portland, owned by a non-profit organization. It is the central historical point of the…
5. McMenamins Kennedy School Theater
5. McMenamins Kennedy School Theater
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57 local reviews
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Chad & Amber
Located in the McMenamin's Kennedy School, this movie theater has matinee shows for kids, evening movies for…
Megan
A little chaotic but if you are willing to spend some time with a beer in the hallway while the kids run up…
Georgina
Actually, there's everything here! It's a beautiful venue in a restored school building. It's a hotel - you…
5. McMenamins Kennedy School Theater
5. McMenamins Kennedy School Theater
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57 local reviews
Chad & Amber
Chad & Amber
Located in the McMenamin's Kennedy School, this movie theater has matinee shows for kids, evening movies for adults, and even have Mommy…
Megan
Megan
A little chaotic but if you are willing to spend some time with a beer in the hallway while the kids run up and down the halls, you could…
Georgina
Georgina
Actually, there's everything here! It's a beautiful venue in a restored school building. It's a hotel - you can stay in the classrooms! It…
6. Living Room Theaters
6. Living Room Theaters
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104 local reviews
341 SW 10th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 971-222-2010
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Caroline & Dawn
Artsy movie theater and bar/restaurant. Enjoy delicious food and drinks while watching movies in small,…
Grace & Michael
Movie theater with comfy seating and food service IN the theater. It is also attached to a bar/restaurant, if…
Despina
Movie theater on the SW side of the Pearl. Just as the name suggests, it's kind of like a living room with…
6. Living Room Theaters
6. Living Room Theaters
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104 local reviews
341 SW 10th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 971-222-2010
Caroline & Dawn
Caroline & Dawn
Artsy movie theater and bar/restaurant. Enjoy delicious food and drinks while watching movies in small, comfortable theaters. Get there…
Grace & Michael
Grace & Michael
Movie theater with comfy seating and food service IN the theater. It is also attached to a bar/restaurant, if you want a bite before or…
Despina
Despina
Movie theater on the SW side of the Pearl. Just as the name suggests, it's kind of like a living room with large chairs but in tiered rows. …
7. The Academy Theater
7. The Academy Theater
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119 local reviews
7818 SE Stark St, Portland
+1 503-252-0500
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Eugene
One of the cutest old school movie theaters in Portland, Monday, Tuesday ticket pricing is around $2! The…
Siobhan
One of the oldest movie theaters in Portland. Never really updated for all the right reasons. Super cheap…
Steve
Art Deco movie theater showing off-run movies at a reduced cost. You can enjoy pizza and drinks while watching…
7. The Academy Theater
7. The Academy Theater
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119 local reviews
7818 SE Stark St, Portland
+1 503-252-0500
Eugene
Eugene
One of the cutest old school movie theaters in Portland, Monday, Tuesday ticket pricing is around $2! The movie selection is cutting edge…
Siobhan
Siobhan
One of the oldest movie theaters in Portland. Never really updated for all the right reasons. Super cheap tickets and current headliners as…
Steve
Steve
Art Deco movie theater showing off-run movies at a reduced cost. You can enjoy pizza and drinks while watching the movie. There's also…
8. McMenamins Mission Theater
8. McMenamins Mission Theater
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31 local reviews
1624 Northwest Glisan Street, Portland
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-223-4527
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David
More than just a movie theater, the Mission Theatre is a fun bar and great place to go enjoy 2nd run movies…
Parallel
A unique combination of movie theater, restaurant and pub; the Mission Theater shows new and classic movies…
Stay Alfred
A unique combination of movie theater, restaurant, and pub; the Mission Theater shows new and classic movies…
8. McMenamins Mission Theater
8. McMenamins Mission Theater
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31 local reviews
1624 Northwest Glisan Street, Portland
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-223-4527
David
David
More than just a movie theater, the Mission Theatre is a fun bar and great place to go enjoy 2nd run movies. Admission is just $1, and…
Parallel
Parallel
A unique combination of movie theater, restaurant and pub; the Mission Theater shows new and classic movies while you sit in a comfy couch…
Stay Alfred
Stay Alfred
A unique combination of movie theater, restaurant, and pub; the Mission Theater shows new and classic movies while you seat in a comfy couch…
9. St. Johns Twin Cinemas
9. St. Johns Twin Cinemas
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57 local reviews
8704 N Lombard St, Portland
+1 503-286-1768
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Eddie
The St. Johns Twin Cinema, formerly known as the Northgate Theater and the St. Johns Theater, is a movie…
Emily
Awesome historic movie theater in downtown St. Johns. Beer, wine, pizza, and snacks - what more do you need at…
Ryan & Lorelei
Historic movie theater, shows first run movies on two screens with pizza and beer. Outstanding matinee prices…
9. St. Johns Twin Cinemas
9. St. Johns Twin Cinemas
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57 local reviews
8704 N Lombard St, Portland
+1 503-286-1768
Eddie
Eddie
The St. Johns Twin Cinema, formerly known as the Northgate Theater and the St. Johns Theater, is a movie theater located in the St. Johns…
Emily
Emily
Awesome historic movie theater in downtown St. Johns. Beer, wine, pizza, and snacks - what more do you need at the movies?
Ryan & Lorelei
Ryan & Lorelei
Historic movie theater, shows first run movies on two screens with pizza and beer. Outstanding matinee prices before 6PM.
10. McMenamins St. Johns Theater & Pub
10. McMenamins St. Johns Theater & Pub
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54 local reviews
8203 N Ivanhoe St, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 503-283-8520
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Allan
Pub grub in a building that once was part of the 1906 World's Fair in Portland, it has a comfy attached movie…
Ryan & Lorelei
One of the McMenamins' empire of quirky brew pubs built into historic buildings. Always better known for…
Sasha & Joe
Great burgers, tator tots (we recommend the cajun tots!), and drinks here. Service can be slow during busy…
10. McMenamins St. Johns Theater & Pub
10. McMenamins St. Johns Theater & Pub
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54 local reviews
8203 N Ivanhoe St, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 503-283-8520
Allan
Allan
Pub grub in a building that once was part of the 1906 World's Fair in Portland, it has a comfy attached movie theater (make reservations in…
Ryan & Lorelei
Ryan & Lorelei
One of the McMenamins' empire of quirky brew pubs built into historic buildings. Always better known for awesome spaces than for the quality…
Sasha & Joe
Sasha & Joe
Great burgers, tator tots (we recommend the cajun tots!), and drinks here. Service can be slow during busy times, so make sure you have…
11. Bridgeport Village
11. Bridgeport Village
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50 local reviews
7455 SW Bridgeport Rd, Tigard
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 503-968-1704
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Veronica
Great boutique shopping options. There is a small kids play structure in the middle of this outdoor mall…
Oksanna
Another shopping center with a movie theater about 10-15 minutes away with Wholefoods, REI, restaurants and a…
Susan
Bridgeport Village is an outdoor mall equipped with shops, restaurants and an 18 screen movie theater.
11. Bridgeport Village
11. Bridgeport Village
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50 local reviews
7455 SW Bridgeport Rd, Tigard
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 503-968-1704
Veronica
Veronica
Great boutique shopping options. There is a small kids play structure in the middle of this outdoor mall. Great restaurants and a movie…
Oksanna
Oksanna
Another shopping center with a movie theater about 10-15 minutes away with Wholefoods, REI, restaurants and a large cinema
Susan
Susan
Bridgeport Village is an outdoor mall equipped with shops, restaurants and an 18 screen movie theater.
12. Roseway Theater
12. Roseway Theater
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42 local reviews
7229 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
+1 503-282-2898
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Natalia
Great little, locally owned movie theater walking distance from our house. Independently owned, so first run…
Derek
Old school single screen movie theater showing first-run blockbusters--an affordable night out at the movies…
Sheila
Old school movie theater with only one screen. Seats have been updated, but the rest feels like a time…
12. Roseway Theater
12. Roseway Theater
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42 local reviews
7229 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
+1 503-282-2898
Natalia
Natalia
Great little, locally owned movie theater walking distance from our house. Independently owned, so first run movies are cheaper than the…
Derek
Derek
Old school single screen movie theater showing first-run blockbusters--an affordable night out at the movies and a nice part of the…
Sheila
Sheila
Old school movie theater with only one screen. Seats have been updated, but the rest feels like a time capsule. Walkable from my property.