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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Recent articles about Oriental Theatre

Oriental Theatre acquires rare vintage organ

Oriental Theatre acquires rare vintage organ

By Bobby Tanzilo - May 09, 2019
Milwaukee Film - which holds a 31-year lease on the East Side movie palace - has … Read more...
MKE-born writer on his Ted Bundy Netflix film and how it's actually a love story

MKE-born writer on his Ted Bundy Netflix film and how it's actually a love story

By Matt Mueller - May 04, 2019
The Oriental Theatre will show Netflix's new Ted Bundy drama, "Extremely Wicked … Read more...
The Milwaukee Muslim Film Festival makes move to the Oriental Theatre

The Milwaukee Muslim Film Festival makes move to the Oriental Theatre

By Matt Mueller - April 19, 2019
On the same weekend the world's largest movie will come to the big screen, the … Read more...
MKE Film, MAM team up for special

MKE Film, MAM team up for special "Street" screening with Sonic Youth co-founder

By Matt Mueller - April 19, 2019
We're a week away from one of the biggest movie team-ups in Hollywood history, … Read more...
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...