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.



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The Oriental teams trailblazing women, MKE musicians for

The Oriental teams trailblazing women, MKE musicians for "Pioneers" film series

By Matt Mueller - March 07, 2019
Since celebrating awesome women on the big screen and behind the camera shouldn' … Read more...
The Oriental lassos special

The Oriental lassos special "Wonder Woman" showing for International Women's Day

By Matt Mueller - March 01, 2019
It's never a bad time to watch "Wonder Woman." But if there was ever a perfect … Read more...
MKE Film hits $10 million fundraiser goal for Oriental Theatre restoration

MKE Film hits $10 million fundraiser goal for Oriental Theatre restoration

By Press Release - Feb. 26, 2019
Milwaukee Film announces the organization's success in surpassing a $10 million … Read more...
Celebrate Black History Month with cinema at the Oriental Theatre

Celebrate Black History Month with cinema at the Oriental Theatre

By Matt Mueller - Feb. 01, 2019
Milwaukee Film will celebrate Black History Month with several screenings and … Read more...
Lights, camera, action: The Milwaukee Film Festival announces its 2019 dates

Lights, camera, action: The Milwaukee Film Festival announces its 2019 dates

By Matt Mueller - Jan. 15, 2019
Last year, Milwaukee Film moved its fall festival to a new place on the calendar … Read more...