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

Woot! The women's restroom at the Oriental Theatre now has 8 stalls

Woot! The women's restroom at the Oriental Theatre now has 8 stalls

By Molly Snyder - Sept. 06, 2018
The reopening of the Oriental Theatre was a joyful occasion for many … Read more...
See Chance the Rapper's crazy horror movie

See Chance the Rapper's crazy horror movie "Slice" early at the Oriental Theatre

By Matt Mueller - Sept. 04, 2018
Chance the Rapper is serving up his big-screen debut with "Slice" this year - … Read more...
Let's do the time warp again:

Let's do the time warp again: "Rocky Horror" sets return to Oriental Theatre

By Matt Mueller - Aug. 13, 2018
Milwaukee Film's been very insistent that the iconic midnight movie would … Read more...
Oriental Theatre hosts motorcycle film festival for Harley's 115th anniversary

Oriental Theatre hosts motorcycle film festival for Harley's 115th anniversary

By Matt Mueller - Aug. 09, 2018
With Harley-Davidson's 115th anniversary coming up over Labor Day weekend, the … Read more...
Urban Spelunking: Oriental Theatre

Urban Spelunking: Oriental Theatre

By Bobby Tanzilo - Aug. 09, 2018
As Milwaukee Film plans to relaunch the Oriental Theatre, it seems like the … Read more...