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

The Oriental books another knockout with RZA live-scoring a kung fu classic

The Oriental books another knockout with RZA live-scoring a kung fu classic

By Matt Mueller - Tue.
The Oriental Theatre isn't even open yet, but its early announcements are … Read more...
Milwaukee Film announces first batch of

Milwaukee Film announces first batch of "Craft Cinema" releases for the Oriental

By Matt Mueller - July 11, 2018
As much as I adored the Oriental, there was always something missing: repertory … Read more...
MKE Film kicks off renovations at the Oriental, which reopens Aug. 10

MKE Film kicks off renovations at the Oriental, which reopens Aug. 10

By Bobby Tanzilo - July 02, 2018
Milwaukee Film plans to reopen the Oriental Theater by early August and so it … Read more...
Milwaukee Film announces reopening date, first movies coming to the new Oriental

Milwaukee Film announces reopening date, first movies coming to the new Oriental

By Matt Mueller - June 27, 2018
In case anyone is still looking for reassurance that the Oriental Theatre will … Read more...
Landmark closes Oriental today, the end of an era and the start of a new one

Landmark closes Oriental today, the end of an era and the start of a new one

By Matt Mueller - June 21, 2018
Today marks the end of an era for the iconic Oriental Theatre - and the … Read more...