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Oriental Theatre [edit]
2230 North Farwell Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 276-8711
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The Oriental is one of Milwaukee's last remaining movie palaces, certainly the most beautiful and ornate one that has shown movies for 75 years solid.


3 Screens. Built in 1927. Operated by Landmark since 1976.

 
Upcoming events

Sept. 25, 2014 - Oct. 9, 2014
The Milwaukee Film Festival

The 6th Annual Milwaukee Film Festival takes place from September 25-October 9, 2014, and will screen 200+ films from 40+ countries. Join us for films, panels, conversations, music and community for all ages. Festival venues this year are the Landmark Oriental Theatre, Landmark Downer Theatre, Fox-Bay Cinema Grill and Times Cinema. Visit mkefilm.org for more information.

 
 


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