Theater

Hollywood Blockbusters

Catch the biggest movies on the biggest screen in Portland. Hungry? Food and beverages are available at our cafe.

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Showing Today at The Empirical

Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Secret Ocean

5:00pm, 2:00pm 3D

Journey To Space

All Ages | 40 min
11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm 3D

National Parks Adventure

10:00am

National Parks Adventure | 3D

4:00pm 3D

Space Junk | 3D

6:00pm 3D

Wild Africa

All Ages | 40 min
12:00pm

Zootopia

7:00pm

Daytime Documentaries

Take a break and watch science unfold in front of you on our four-story screen.

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Theater Events

From film festivals to Reel Science, we're bringing fascinating events to the silver screen. 

Big movies, giant screen.

Dual Christie 4K projectors and Dolby Atmos audio make this the biggest sounding, most-tech forward theater in the state.

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Private Events

Join the ranks of these fine companies who have thrown their favorite parties and events with us. 

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