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The Sting @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Two Grifters Team up to Pull off the Ultimate Con, Paul Newman, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

The Sting

More info: 5thavecinema.com

The Sting (DCP)
Dir. George Roy Hill (1973); USA, 129m
Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw
Programmed by: Matt Carr

FRIDAY, January 24TH AT 7PM & 9:30PM
SATURDAY, January 25TH AT 7PM & 9:30PM
SUNDAY, January 26th AT 3PM

Set to the toe-tapping tunes of Scott Joplin and overflowing with 1930s nostalgia, The Sting takes place in Chicago: a city best known for crime, deception, and murder. Dressed impeccably in a pinstripe suit, young Johnny “Kelly” Hooker, pairs with a veteran grifter Henry “Shaw” Gondorff to swindle a small fortune from New York racketeer Doyle Lonnegan. The duo’s elaborate and meticulously crafted scheme involving a phony betting parlor, fabricated race results, and countless fake bookies culminates in one of the most intoxicating crime capers of the 20th century. (more…)

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The Sting @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Two Grifters Team up to Pull off the Ultimate Con, Paul Newman, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

The Sting

More info: 5thavecinema.com

The Sting (DCP)
Dir. George Roy Hill (1973); USA, 129m
Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw
Programmed by: Matt Carr

FRIDAY, January 24TH AT 7PM & 9:30PM
SATURDAY, January 25TH AT 7PM & 9:30PM
SUNDAY, January 26th AT 3PM

Set to the toe-tapping tunes of Scott Joplin and overflowing with 1930s nostalgia, The Sting takes place in Chicago: a city best known for crime, deception, and murder. Dressed impeccably in a pinstripe suit, young Johnny “Kelly” Hooker, pairs with a veteran grifter Henry “Shaw” Gondorff to swindle a small fortune from New York racketeer Doyle Lonnegan. The duo’s elaborate and meticulously crafted scheme involving a phony betting parlor, fabricated race results, and countless fake bookies culminates in one of the most intoxicating crime capers of the 20th century. (more…)

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The Sting @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Two Grifters Team up to Pull off the Ultimate Con, Paul Newman, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

The Sting

More info: 5thavecinema.com

The Sting (DCP)
Dir. George Roy Hill (1973); USA, 129m
Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw
Programmed by: Matt Carr

FRIDAY, January 24TH AT 7PM & 9:30PM
SATURDAY, January 25TH AT 7PM & 9:30PM
SUNDAY, January 26th AT 3PM

Set to the toe-tapping tunes of Scott Joplin and overflowing with 1930s nostalgia, The Sting takes place in Chicago: a city best known for crime, deception, and murder. Dressed impeccably in a pinstripe suit, young Johnny “Kelly” Hooker, pairs with a veteran grifter Henry “Shaw” Gondorff to swindle a small fortune from New York racketeer Doyle Lonnegan. The duo’s elaborate and meticulously crafted scheme involving a phony betting parlor, fabricated race results, and countless fake bookies culminates in one of the most intoxicating crime capers of the 20th century. (more…)

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Rip City Ale Fest, International Cat Show, Beer Battle!, Chinese New Year & More! | January 23-26, 2020

The weekend is back, Portland! The kitties are here! The International Cat Show features more than 250 cats! Lan Su Chinese Garden Celebrates the Chinese New Year & don’t miss the Japanese American New Year Celebration at Mochitsuki! And treat yourself at Cascade Brewing Barrel House’s Hama Hama Oyster Pop Up!

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MANY Portland MLK Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,800+): Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show, Rose City Classic, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde & More! | January 16-20, 2020

The weekend is back, Portland! See all the amazing pooches at Rose City Classic Dog Show. Enjoy music, & comedy at Miz Kitty’s Vaudeville Variety Show. Keep steady on your New Year’s resolution to eat healthy at Portland Farmers Market. And learn some new tricks at Whoopee! A sex-positive variety show!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,800+): Portland Boat Show, Swashbuckler’s Ball, Portland Folk Festival & More! | January 9-12, 2020

The weekend is back, Portland! In 2020, Portland Spirit is launching a weekly Friday Night Barbecue Cruise! Speaking of boats, see all the latest styles at Portland Boat Show at Portland Expo Center. And brace yourselves for loads of shenanigans at Swashbuckler’s Ball!

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Win Tickets ($60): Grammy Award Winners The Infamous Stringdusters, Yonder Mountain String Band @ Crystal Ballroom | All-American Bluegrass & Rock

January 17 @ Crystal Ballroom – The Infamous Stringdusters rise to new heights on their ninth full-length record Rise Sun. For the album, the GRAMMY® Award-winning quintet expanded their signature sound by perfecting their seamless fusion of all-American bluegrass and rock.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): New Years Eve Celebrations, Star Wars Trivia, Scavenger Hunt, Escape Room & More! | December 26-29, 2019

The Last Weekend of 2019 is here, Portland! Brush up on your Star Wars in time for ShanRock’s Triviology’s Star Wars Trivia on Sunday. There’s still time to get some  Bûche de Noël from Pix Patisserie.  And Sinferno Cabaret is the perfect way to wind down your weekend!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,800+): Festival of the Last Minute, It’s a Tony Starlight Christmas, Aaron Meyer Holiday Concerts, Lights & More! | December 19-22, 2019

The Weekend is here, Portland! Grab those last minute gifts at Festival of Last Minute. See members of Trans-Siberian Orchestra at The Bell Ringer on Saturday Night. There’s still time to see the Cinnamon Bear! And New Year’s Eve is coming up fast!

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