Laurelhurst Theater
Laurelhurst Theater and Pub
Special Events
5/24 - 5/25
» Kindergarten Cop
In this action-comedy, unusual circumstances find big, brawny cop John Kimble (Arnold Schwarzenegger) posing as a kindergarten teacher in order to apprehend major drug lord Cullen Crisp (Richard Tyson), as well as his ruthless accomplice and mother, Eleanor (Carroll Baker). While pretending to be a kid-friendly instructor, Kimble falls for pretty fellow teacher Joyce Palmieri (Penelope Ann Miller) as he battles both unruly children and dangerous bad guys. (1990)
Kindergarten Cop

5/26 - 6/1
» Drugstore Cowboy
Bob Hughes (Matt Dillon) is the leader of a "family" of drug addicts consisting of his wife, Dianne (Kelly Lynch), and another couple who feed their habit by robbing drug stores as they travel across the country. After a tragedy befalls a member of his group, Bob decides he must leave his dysfunctional clan and go straight. Parting ways with his junkie past proves more difficult than expected when Bob is stalked by an old acquaintance looking to score drugs at any price. Directed by Gus Van Sant. (1989)
Drugstore Cowboy

6/2 - 6/8
» The Big Sleep
Private investigator Philip Marlowe (Humphrey Bogart) is hired by General Sternwood to help resolve the gambling debts of his wild young daughter, Carmen (Martha Vickers). Sternwood's older daughter, Vivian (Lauren Bacall), provides assistance when she implies that the situation is more complex, and also involves casino owner (John Ridgely) and a recently disappeared family friend. As people linked to the Sternwoods start being murdered, Marlowe finds himself getting ever deeper into the case. (1946)
The Big Sleep

6/9 - 6/15
» Key Largo
This classic film noir by John Huston stars Humphrey Bogart as World War II vet Frank McCloud. Visiting Key Largo to pay his respects to the family of his late war buddy, McCloud attempts to comfort his comrade's widow, Nora (Lauren Bacall), and father, James Temple (Lionel Barrymore), who operate a hotel. But McCloud realizes that mobsters, led by the infamous Johnny Rocco (Edward G. Robinson), are staying in the hotel. When the criminals take over the establishment, conflict is inevitable. (1948)
Key Largo

6/16 - 6/22
» Sabrina
Chauffeur's daughter Sabrina (Audrey Hepburn) returns home from two years in Paris a beautiful young woman, and immediately catches the attention of David (William Holden), the playboy son of her father's rich employers. David woos and wins Sabrina, who has always been in love with him, however their romance is threatened by David's serious older brother, Linus (Humphrey Bogart), who runs the family business and is relying on David to marry an heiress in order for a crucial merger to take place. (1954)

6/23 - 6/29
» The Maltese Falcon
Humphrey Bogart plays Sam Spade in John Huston's perennial classic. "I hope you're not letting yourself be influenced by the guns these pocket-edition desperadoes are waving around, because I've practiced taking guns from these boys before; so we'll have no trouble there." (1941)
The Maltese Falcon

6/30 - 7/6
» To Have and Have Not
Harry Morgan (Humphrey Bogart) is the owner of a cabin boat called the Queen Conch. With his shipmate Eddie (Walter Brennan), he takes wealthy tourists on fishing cruises off the Caribbean island of Martinique. It is WWII and with France under Nazi occupation, Martinique is Vichy-controlled. Harry is approached by Gerard (Marcel Dalio), who is a member of the French Resistance and the owner of the hotel where Harry lives. He would pay for Harry to smuggle an important Free French leader into Martinique but Harry refuses. Meanwhile, a newcomer has arrived in the room across from Harry - a sultry, restless woman named Marie (Lauren Bacall) who strikes up a flirtatious friendship with him. She soon finds herself stranded without money when her provider is killed by stray gunfire in a police raid at the hotel bar. Harry agrees to help her leave the island, but to raise the money his only option is to offer his services to Gerard and provide the boat to pick up the resistance fighter, a situation that puts him in extreme danger. (1944)
To Have and Have Not

7/6 - 7/7
» 24 Hour Comic
A documentary about 8 Artists confined to a comic book store, who partake in Scott McCloud's 24 Hour Comic Challenge. Each attempting to write, draw, and complete a 24 page comic in 24 hours. This will be the Portland Premiere, more details TBA.
24 Hour Comic

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April is Action Month
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June is the 1960's Month
July is 1970's Month
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December features Holiday films

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Laurelhurst Theater & Pub
2735 East Burnside Street
Portland, Oregon

Movieline (503) 232-5511
Office Number (503) 238-4088