Clinton Street Theater

2522 S.E. Clinton St.; Portland, OR

A landmark of Portland cinema history, the Clinton Street Theater is one of the oldest operating movie houses in the United States. Opening in 1915, Clinton Street Theater supports the community through the power of independent film and live events. They work directly with filmmakers and include them in the events as often as possible.




Mon.-Fri.: 6 p.m.-11 p.m.; Sat: 6 p.m.-11 p.m., 11:30 p.m.-3 a.m.; Sun.: 6 p.m.-11 p.m.


Upcoming Events

Portland Storytellers Guild: Journeys

The Portland Storyteller’s Guild, Oregon’s oldest organization of its kind, opens its 33rd season with Journeys, a program of stories by Shay Knorr, Juliana...

9/1 7:30pm

Recent Events

When the Clouds Roll By (1919) w/ Live Music

Public Domain Xinema (PDX) is back at the Clinton Street Theater with another magical night of silent film and live music. This time they're enjoying the...

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The Snows of Kilimanjaro

Next time at Public Domain Xinema at the Clinton Street Theater, enjoy three Hollywood titans burning up the screen. Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner and the great...

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Der Golem

Der Golem 7/10 7pm

For this next amazing night of classic cinema with live music, Public Domain Xinema has Paul Wegener and Carl Boese's atmospheric and brilliant expressionist...

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His Girl Friday

His Girl Friday 6/26 7pm

His Girl Friday (1940) is directed by Howard Hawks and based on the legendary play The Front Page (1928) by Charles MacArthur and the great Ben Hecht. This...

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Portland Storytellers Guild: Sarah Hauser Festival of Stories

The Portland Storytellers Guild closes its 2017-18 season with the annual Sarah Hauser Festival of Stories. Friday evening, June 1, five of this season’s...

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Clinton Street Theater posted a photo 9/30/2014