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Parables: Things That Go Bump in the Night @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Pan’s Labyrinth, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

Parables: Things That Go Bump In the Night

More info: 5thavecinema.com

PAN’S LABYRINTH (35mm)
FRI & SAT: 7:00PM SUN: 3:00PM
Dir. Guillermo del Toro (2006); Mexico/USA, 118m
Starring: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López
Spanish with English Subtitles

A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT (Digital)
FRI & SAT: 9:30PM SUN: 5:30PM
Dir. Ana Lily Amirpour (2012); Iran/USA, 101m
Starring: Sheila Vand, Arash Marandi, Marshall Manesh
Persian with English Subtitles

FRIDAY, October 19th AT 7:00PM & 9:30PM
SATURDAY, October 20th AT 7:00PM & 9:30PM
SUNDAY, October 21st AT 3:00PM & 5:30pm

Guillermo del Toro has mastered storytelling through his ability to manifest his imagination into something tangible. Pan’s Labyrinth is not your average fairy tale. The film explores the childhood of Ofelia as she copes with the trauma and horrors of the Spanish Civil War, she retreats into a surreal world filled with magical creatures and monsters. The duality of Pan’s Labyrinth’s monsters embody the horror and fantasy of life that del Toro is fascinated by. Del Toro explicates the terrors of reality as a catalyst to create a fantasy world and grotesque characters that mold strong metaphorical and visual symbols that allow us to understand the conditions of the human world. (more…)

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Parables: Things That Go Bump in the Night @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Pan’s Labyrinth, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

Parables: Things That Go Bump In the Night

More info: 5thavecinema.com

PAN’S LABYRINTH (35mm)
FRI & SAT: 7:00PM SUN: 3:00PM
Dir. Guillermo del Toro (2006); Mexico/USA, 118m
Starring: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López
Spanish with English Subtitles

A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT (Digital)
FRI & SAT: 9:30PM SUN: 5:30PM
Dir. Ana Lily Amirpour (2012); Iran/USA, 101m
Starring: Sheila Vand, Arash Marandi, Marshall Manesh
Persian with English Subtitles

FRIDAY, October 19th AT 7:00PM & 9:30PM
SATURDAY, October 20th AT 7:00PM & 9:30PM
SUNDAY, October 21st AT 3:00PM & 5:30pm

Guillermo del Toro has mastered storytelling through his ability to manifest his imagination into something tangible. Pan’s Labyrinth is not your average fairy tale. The film explores the childhood of Ofelia as she copes with the trauma and horrors of the Spanish Civil War, she retreats into a surreal world filled with magical creatures and monsters. The duality of Pan’s Labyrinth’s monsters embody the horror and fantasy of life that del Toro is fascinated by. Del Toro explicates the terrors of reality as a catalyst to create a fantasy world and grotesque characters that mold strong metaphorical and visual symbols that allow us to understand the conditions of the human world. (more…)

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Parables: Things That Go Bump in the Night @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Pan’s Labyrinth, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

Parables: Things That Go Bump In the Night

More info: 5thavecinema.com

PAN’S LABYRINTH (35mm)
FRI & SAT: 7:00PM SUN: 3:00PM
Dir. Guillermo del Toro (2006); Mexico/USA, 118m
Starring: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López
Spanish with English Subtitles

A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT (Digital)
FRI & SAT: 9:30PM SUN: 5:30PM
Dir. Ana Lily Amirpour (2012); Iran/USA, 101m
Starring: Sheila Vand, Arash Marandi, Marshall Manesh
Persian with English Subtitles

FRIDAY, October 19th AT 7:00PM & 9:30PM
SATURDAY, October 20th AT 7:00PM & 9:30PM
SUNDAY, October 21st AT 3:00PM & 5:30pm

Guillermo del Toro has mastered storytelling through his ability to manifest his imagination into something tangible. Pan’s Labyrinth is not your average fairy tale. The film explores the childhood of Ofelia as she copes with the trauma and horrors of the Spanish Civil War, she retreats into a surreal world filled with magical creatures and monsters. The duality of Pan’s Labyrinth’s monsters embody the horror and fantasy of life that del Toro is fascinated by. Del Toro explicates the terrors of reality as a catalyst to create a fantasy world and grotesque characters that mold strong metaphorical and visual symbols that allow us to understand the conditions of the human world. (more…)

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Parables: Things That Go Bump in the Night @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Pan’s Labyrinth, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

October 19-21 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Guillermo del Toro has mastered storytelling through his ability to manifest his imagination into something tangible. Pan’s Labyrinth is not your average fairy tale. And Ana Lily Amirpour’s debut feature is a twisted fairy tale that explores what happens when Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad […]

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Win Tickets ($40): Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers Special Edition – Immigrant & Refugee @ The Old Church Concert Hall | Real, True Stories of the People of Portland

November 2 @ The Old Church – The stories that people tell at Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers® are personal narratives shaped by the truth of the present moment. We are thrilled to be creating another special edition of Urban Tellers® on November 2nd that features the real, true stories of immigrants and refugees now […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050): Haunted Houses, Sherry Week, Great Columbia Crossing Fun Run, Oregon Music Hall of Fame Induction, Corn Mazes & More! | October 11-14, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Halloween Season is heating up! Dress up for this weekend’s The Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra Fundraiser or find out why 13th Door Haunted House has been named one of the best haunted attractions in the NW! Hear a concert in two languages with Dueling Tangos, or find amazing […]

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Win Tickets ($50): EmiSunshine @ Mission Theater | Teen Music Prodigy, Roots, Bluegrass, Guitar, Ukulele

October 29 @ Mission Theater – The exceptional talents of critically-acclaimed teen music prodigy, EMISUNSHINE have captured the nation’s attention. The singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist has been hailed by outlets such as No Depression, Billboard and Rolling Stone: “Sounds like the spunky, intense little sister to artists Iris DeMent, Natalie Maines, Nanci Griffith and Janis […]

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Dueling Tango Duos: A Bilingual Concert in English & Spanish

Dueling Tango Duos: A Bilingual Concert in English & Spanish @ The Old Church | Exploring the Passion & Beauty of Tango Music

October 13 @ The Old Church – Two Portland vocalists translate Argentine tango music from Spanish to English and sing the translations on stage with professional musicians from Buenos Aires, London, and Portland. This is an original bilingual concert to explore the passion and beauty of tango music and connect its listeners across cultures through […]

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Mommie Dearest @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Cult Classic Inspired By A Salacious Exposé, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

October 12-14 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – “This ain’t my first time at the rodeo!” growls Joan Crawford, portrayed by the effervescent Faye Dunaway. Mommie Dearest is a docudrama turned cult classic inspired by a salacious exposé. The film depicts the childhood of Joan Crawford’s adopted daughter Christina Crawford and the abuse she endured at […]

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Edie Brickell & New Bohemians

Win Tickets ($90): Edie Brickell & New Bohemians @ Crystal Ballroom | Alternative Rock, Folk, Jam

October 16 @ Crystal Ballroom – Thirty years ago, Edie Brickell and New Bohemians exploded out of Dallas and became an international sensation with their double-platinum debut album, Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars, featuring the Top Ten hit, “What I Am.” The follow-up, 1990’s Ghost of a Dog, came quickly, but the NewBos didn’t put […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,450): Spirit of Halloweentown, 13th Door Haunted House, Beaverton Restaurant Week, OMSI Harvest Fest, Oktoberfest & More! | September 27-30, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and warm temperatures are sticking around! McMenamins is hosting more Oktoberfests this weekend and Halloweentown opens Saturday! Run for Beer at Pelican Brewing Salmon Run 5k & 10k in Tillamook. Learn how to do spooky makeup at Halloween Themed Makeup Workshop. Enjoy the warm weather and learn of Portland’s […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Autumn Moon Festival, Pinball Festival, Lily Tomlin, Bartenders Ball & More! | September 20-23, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and fall events are showing up! McMenamins celebrates Oktoberfest at multiple locations and Conexus celebrates outside under the stars! Bella Organic’s Corn Maze wants to encourage the MLB to PDX. And Hip Chicks pairs the two best things: Wine & Bacon!

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($1,200): Bartenders Ball, Aerosmith Rocks & Steelhorse, Beaverton Restaurant Week, Throwing Shade & more!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Oktoberfest @ Oregon Zoo, 80s Video Dance Attack, California Honeydrops & more!

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Barrel Room September

This September! Invite Your Friends to Party w/ Barrel Room Portland’s RockPacks | Promo / Coupon Code, Vegas Style Dueling Pianos Show, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show

September @ Barrel Room Portland – Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just two players banging on pianos for five hours, We boast a Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show complete with Bits, […]

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Barrel Room September

This September! Invite Your Friends to Party w/ Barrel Room Portland’s RockPacks | Promo / Coupon Code, Vegas Style Dueling Pianos Show, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show

September at Barrel Room Portland – Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just two players banging on pianos for five hours, We boast a Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show complete with Bits, Games, Sing-A-Longs, […]

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