Current Movie: Akira – April 25

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  • 4122 NE Sandy Blvd., Portland, OR 97212
  • Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 7:00PM
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For one night only, the 1988 cornerstone of Japanese anime, Akira, is coming to the big screen Hollywood Theatre in Portland!

Akira is credited as the primary visual influence for films like the Matrix and Inception, inventing camera movements that are largely taken for granted today in CGI-heavy film. That’s quite an achievement when in that same year, US audiences were taking in animated features including Who Framed Roger Rabbit and The Land Before Time.

Need a refresher? Here’s the quick version:

Kaneda is a bike gang leader whose close friend Tetsuo gets involved in a government secret project known as Akira. On his way to save Tetsuo, Kaneda runs into a group of anti-government activists, greedy politicians, irresponsible scientists and a powerful military leader. The confrontation sparks off Tetsuo’s supernatural power leading to bloody death, a coup attempt and the final battle in Tokyo Olympiad where Akira’s secrets were buried 30 years ago. –From IMDB

Venue: Hollywood TheatreToggle

A true classic in every sense, the historic Hollywood Theatre is being renovated and even improved as the years reel on. If only the people who were here for the Theatre’s Prohibition-era silent film premiere in 1926 could see it now. Their jaws would drop (and so might their beer). Fabulous new features: Beautiful new marquee designed after the original 1926 marquee New 50-ft. screen i... Read More.

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  • Beer, wine, and Portland's finest popcorn
  • REAL anime on the big screen!
  • Get a glimpse into the underbelly of Neo-Tokyo

Fine Print:

Akira will show at the Hollywood Theatre for one night only on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 7:00PM. If tickets remain on the day of the show, they can be purchased at the Hollywood Theatre's box office. Beer & wine will be available for moviegoers age 21 years and older. When 100 tickets are purchased, payments will be collected and tickets will be issued for you to print out from this website and bring with you on the night of the screening. No admission without a ticket. If 100 tickets fail to sell, no payments will be collected, no tickets will be issued, and no movie will be screened. Ticket prices include a $1 service fee.

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