Movie palace


Oriental Theatre acquires rare vintage organ

Published May 9, 2019

Milwaukee Film - which holds a 31-year lease on the East Side movie palace - has announced the acquisition of a 1925 Wurlitzer three-manual instrument, Style 260, Opus 1097 pipe organ, thanks to organ restoration specialist Jeff Weiler.


9 vintage Milwaukee movie theaters

Published July 27, 2018

Movie theaters are one of those third places - not work, not home - where many of us grew up. We saw favorite films there as kids, we perhaps shared our first kisses there as teens, we treasure memories from them as adults. Here's a look at 9 Milwaukee classics.


Update: More MSO news, more Warner Grand photos

Published May 30, 2017

As soon as news emerged that the MSO wants to make the gorgeous Art Deco former Warner/Grand movie palace its new home, we took you inside. Now, we're going back in for more! Here's an update on the project and another peek inside.