Special Events at the Academy Theater

Healing Voices

April 29 - 6:30 - $10

HEALINGVOICES is a new feature-length documentary which explores the experiences commonly labeled as “psychosis” through the real-life stories of individuals working to overcome extreme mental states, and integrate these experiences into their lives in meaningful ways.  The film follows three subjects – Oryx, Jen, Dan – over a period of nearly five years and features interviews with notable personalities, including: Robert Whitaker, Dr. Bruce Levine, Will Hall, Marius Romme, and others.

 

Presented by Foundation for Excellence in Mental Health Care.

 

Trailer and more info: http://healingvoicesmovie.com

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Chinatown (1974)

May 6 - 12

A private detective hired to expose an adulterer finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption and murder.

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The Long Goodbye (1973)

May 13 - 19

Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.

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Mean Streets (1973) on 35mm

May 20 - 26

Following the life of a small-time hood who struggles with a moral crisis regarding his friends, family, business, and his conflicting religious beliefs.

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Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

May 27 - June 2

A man robs a bank to pay for his lover’s operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.

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AARP Oregon Celebrate Pride - Free Screening of Grandma

June 15 - 6:30

You are invited to join AARP OregonPride NW and Sage Metro PDX for a free screening (with registration) of Grandma.
Starring the irrepressible Lily Tomlin,  Grandma tells the story of Elle, a lesbian poet coping with the recent death of her long-term life partner, when Sage, her granddaughter unexpectedly shows up needing 600 dollars before sundown. Temporarily broke, Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.

Please bring your printed registration tickets with you.

Register for this Event    AARP Oregon Events

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Rent the Academy Theater

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Babysitting

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 ⇢