Hollywood Theater


Press Page

Welcome to the Hollywood Theatre's press page!

The Hollywood Theatre is Portland, Oregon's historic nonprofit theatre, featuring innovative programming, 35mm and 70mm screenings, special guest appearances from notable directors and filmmakers, community events, festivals, and much more. 

On this page, members of the press can find information about upcoming screenings and events, including event digests, archived press releases, and film stills and promotional materials for press use.

Questions? Contact Alison Hallett, Director of Marketing and Community Engagement, at alison@hollywoodtheatre.org or 503-281-1142.

Select press clippings:

"Buster Keaton's Oregon-Filmed 'The General' Tours State with a New Score" - OPB's State of Wonder, August 2016

"After 90 years, the Hollywood deserves its name" - Willamette Week, June 2016 

"Films of Future Past – With 2001: A Space Odyssey, the Hollywood Theatre Brings 70mm Back to Portland" - Portland Mercury, March 2015. 

"Quentin Tarantino makes surprise appearance at Portland's Hollywood Theatre for THE HATEFUL EIGHT" - OregonLive, Dec 2015. 

"Let There Be 70mm" - MovieMaker Magazine, Jan 2016.

Program Digests

There’s always something great happening at the Hollywood.  To help our friends in the press keep track of what's going on, we issue weekly digests that cover upcoming screenings and events.  Between digests, new programs and updates may be posted on our main website.  Please note that though we will make every effort to provide accurate and up-to-date information, the films and events contained in these digests are subject to change.

Jan 12, 2017

Jan 5, 2017

Dec 15, 2016

 2016  - 2015 - 2014

Press Images

Portland Black Film Festival

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016 promotional images

2016 - image archive

Hollywood Theatre building images

Recent Press Releases

12/23/2016  -Portland Black Film Festival Lineup Anounced

12/6/2016 - Revolution & Rebellion: Insurgent Cinema

11/16/2016 - Announcing December 70mm screenings: SPARTACUS and SLEEPING BEAUTY:

11/7/2016 - Giving Tuesday Kickoff Party at the Hollywood Theatre

10/31/2016 - THE EXORCIST screening with Linda Blair in attendance

10/14/2016 -Announcing the 2016 Portland EcoFilm Festival

8/19/2016 - Legendary composer Fabio Frizzi performs live at the Hollywood

7/7/2016 - THE GENERAL statewide tour with original live score

6/24/2016 - Harry Dean Stanton tribute series

6/9/2016 -Acclaimed documentarians D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus visit the Hollywood

6/2/2016 -Outdoor Summer Screenings at Oregon State Parks

4/8/2016 - Hollywood Theatre hosts TOO LATE filmmaker Dennis Hauck

3/21/2016 - Hollywood Theatre announces additional 70mm film in April: LIFEFORCE

3/18/2016 - Hollywood Theatre opens film submissions for Hollywood Theatre @PDX

3/15/2016 - Hollywood Theatre announces 70mm film screenings of BARAKA in April in honor of Earth Day

3/9/2016 - Hollywood Theatre to host Guy Maddin for THE SADDEST MUSIC IN THE WORLD screening on March 25

3/8/2016 - Hollywood Theatre announces new name and identity for education programs: Pulsar

3/3/2016 - Hollywood Theatre announces Feminist March series, showcasing women in the media arts

2/23/2016 - Hollywood Theatre & Monqui present John Carpenter live on June 15

2/22/2016 - Portland Black Film Festival screening of BLACK CAESAR with Fred Williamson in attendance postponed

2/8/2016 - Hollywood Theatre announces special series “Masters of Cinematography” for March 2016

2/3/2016 - Hollywood Theatre Education Programs announce nine artists participating in first-ever Artist in Residence retreat

1/19/2016 - Hollywood Theatre announces 2016 Portland Black Film Festival line-up, with Fred “The Hammer” Williamson in attendance

1/11/2016 - Hollywood Theatre Education Programs announce two new artists-in-residence for spring 2016




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