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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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Portland in the News: Lillard Hits Record 61 Points; Border Cannabis Sales are 420% the State Average; & Oregon Ranks Most Active in US | January 23, 2020

On Monday night, Damian Lillard scored a career-high 61 points in the Blazers win over visiting the Warriors. This week, Arlene Schnitzer has given $10 million to Portland Art Museum, which will support an expansion of the physical campus. And Oregon cannabis sales per adult along the Idaho border are 420 percent the statewide average.

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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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Leap Day Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

February 29 in Downtown Portland – In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that […]

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Interplay @ Echo Theater | 2020 Portland Fertile Ground Festival of New Works, Dance, Video, Music, Theater & More!

January 31-February 9 @ Echo Theater Company -Interplay features dance, video, music, physical theatre, aerial expression, Shibari, and more. The shows highlight work from artists representing a variety of traditionally marginalized communities and will be sex and size positive.

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Portland In the News: Blazers Logo 50 Years Later; 10 Quirky Oregon Museums; Portland to Seattle in 35 Minutes & More | January 16, 2020

At 50 years old, the Portland Trail Blazers Pinwheel logo is still the most unusual in the NBA. A charter service is adding a 35-minute flight from Portland to Seattle in April. Seats will start at $49 on way and average $130 round trip. And add a smile to your day: Check out these adorable […]

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