Special Events at the Academy Theater

Sonic Sea

June 28 - 7:00

In honor of Orca Awareness Month, Defenders of Wildlife is proud to be partnering with Natural Resources Defense Council and Whale and Dolphin Conservation to bring the award-winning film Sonic Sea to Portland.


$5 Tickets available day of screening only.


Trailer and More Info



The Sandlot (1993)

July 1 - 7

A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog.


The Neverending Story (1984)

July 8 - 14

A troubled boy dives into a wonderous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.


The Muppet Movie (1979)

July 15 - 21

Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog-legs merchant is after Kermit.


My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

July 22 - 28

When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wonderous forest spirits who live nearby.


Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

July 29 - August 4

Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the US government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.


The Princess Bride (1987)

August 5 - 11

While home sick in bed, a young boy’s grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.


The Goonies (1985)

August 12 - 18

In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to find a pirate’s ancient treasure.


Batman (1989)

August 19 - 25

The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker.


Jason and the Argonauts (1963)

August 26 - September 1

The legendary Greek hero leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece.


Rent the Academy Theater

Looking for a place to host a birthday party, film premiere, corporate meeting or other special event? The Academy Theater rents its auditoriums for private or public events and offers great party packages for children and adults. . . . Learn More ⇢


Babysitting is available at the theater for children ages 2 to 8 years at a cost of $9.50 per child for the length of the movie. Services are available Friday for shows after 3:30PM and before 8:00PM and Saturday - Sunday for all shows starting before 8:00 PM. Please call (503) 252-1705 to reserve a spot for y . . . Learn More ⇢