Monty Python and the Holy Grail
MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL (1975): A comedic send-up of the grim circumstances of the Middle Ages as told through the story of King Arthur. When the mythical king of the Britons leads his knights on a quest for the Holy Grail, they face a wide array of horrors, including a persistent Black Knight, a three-headed giant, a cadre of shrubbery-challenged knights, the perilous Castle Anthrax, a killer rabbit, a house of virgins, and a handful of rude Frenchmen. Starring John Cleese, Eric Idle, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, and Terry Gilliam
|Promos in Effect:||Chinook Book (YES)|
|Guest Pass (YES)|
|Member Guest Pass (YES)|
|Run Time:||1 hr 31 min|
The Movie Quiz
An evening of trivia for every kind of film fan. Justify all of the time spent watching and reading about movies by bringing your brain to The Movie Quiz!
The Movie Quiz is exactly what it sounds like – an evening of trivia for every kind of film fan. Your movie knowledge will be put to the test with questions about movies old, new, good, bad and everything in between! Can you identify a particular film from its soundtrack, dialogue or a screen cap? Can you spot your favorite actor just by what they said and looked like in a particular role? It’s time to justify all of the time spent watching and reading about movies by bringing your brain to The Movie Quiz and flexing that cinema-loving muscle!
Co-hosted with Lucia Fasano
North by Northwest
NORTH BY NORTHWEST (1959): Alfred Hitchcock's suspense thriller begins with a classic case of mistaken identity, as New York City ad executive Roger O. Thornhill (Cary Grant) is mistaken for a government agent and pursued by ruthless spy Phillip Vandamm (James Mason). Hunted relentlessly by Vandamm's associates, the harried Thornhill ends up on a cross-country journey, meeting the beautiful Eve Kendall (Eva Marie Saint) along the way. While Vandamm's henchmen close in on Thornhill, he finds that Eve may not be who she seems...
Oscar Party 2016
The Hollywood Theatre has a long and renowned tradition of throwing Portland’s greatest Oscar parties. This year we will roll out our liveliest, loveliest, and FREE-EST Oscar Party to date.
|Promos in Effect:||Chinook Book (NO)|
|Guest Pass (NO)|
|Member Guest Pass (NO)|
|Format:||Live TV Broadcast|
|Run Time:||4 hrs|
PENITENTIARY (1979) Jamaa Fanaka uncompromising masterpiece about prison life! A hitchhiker named Martel Gordone (Leon Isaac Kennedy) gets in a fight with two bikers, and one of the bikers is killed. Gordone is arrested and sent to prison, where he joins the prison's boxing team in an effort to secure an early parole and to establish his dominance over the prison's toughest gang. This is one of the most powerful films to come out of the "L.A. Rebellion" film movement!
|Run Time:||99 minutes|
Queer Horror: Fright Night
The Hollywood Theatre’s bimonthly program QUEER HORROR comes back out of the coffin with 1985’s FRIGHT NIGHT! Hosted by Portland’s premier drag clown Carla Rossi , this killer ‘80s classic returns for fresh blood in glorious 35mm!
The Portland Black Film Festival and Re-Run Theater present RAP CITY! A breakneck breakdown of breakin', rappin', scratchin', taggin' ... the genesis and rapid spread of Hip Hop Culture! In the early 1980's, hip hop was widely considered to be a quickly passing fad. By the mid-80's, rap music had taken the world by storm, and proved itself to be a reckoning force. We are celebrating this Original Age of Hip Hop by compiling the era’s freshest moments: clips from the underground TV show Graffiti Rock, rare footage of The Rock Steady Crew (one of the first official breakdance crews), clips from all the biggest rap movies, ads that cashed in on the phenomena and music videos you could only find on late night tv. Featuring appearances by Kool Moe Dee, JJ Fad, Run DMC, The Fat Boys, Sugarhill Gang, Doug E. Fresh and much much more! So bring your best beats, rhymes and moves, this is sure to be the freshest trip in town.
|Promos in Effect:||Groupon (NO)|
Rats: Night of Terror and Demons
Wyrd War proudly presents two apocalyptic terrors to tear your world apart!!!! Join us for this very special double feature with legendary Scream Queen and crowned Rose Parade Princess Geretta Geretta in attendance! Audience Q&A hosted by Dennis Dread in between films!
|Promos in Effect:||Groupon (NO)|
|Format:||35mm and Digital|