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Pickford Film Center

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Address: 1318 Bay Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone Number: 360.647.1300
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Why we remain members at Pickford

We recently enjoyed an afternoon matinee (to see "Grandma" at the Pickford and we were reminded of what a good place it is to visit. We are members, even though we live an hour's... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
allan m
Point Roberts, Washington
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Point Roberts, Washington
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50 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently enjoyed an afternoon matinee (to see "Grandma" at the Pickford and we were reminded of what a good place it is to visit. We are members, even though we live an hour's drive away, and we recommend it to our friends. The selection of movies is always interesting, and the only problem is that we can't be there... More 

Thank allan m
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about the Pickford Film Center rates a resounding 5 "stars", from the type of films shown here, including first run, art films, documentaries, and local film maker showings to the comfortable the seats and the great sight lines of the two theatres as well as the cafe in the lobby where you can snack and drink wine before or... More 

Thank dj2015646
Bellingham, Washington, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Pickford is a really neat little theater. They have just the two screens and a very small town feel, but the decor, furniture and layout are comfortable, modern and classy. Their pricing isn't too bad, given the films they show are often very hard to see in theaters elsewhere. And for once I bought concession candy from a movie... More 

Thank Walter L
Bellingham, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

This is a great addition to Bellingham's downtown. Comfortable seating , a vibrant atmosphere, and of course great movies, including out of the mainstream shows.

Thank Jboyd360
Olympic National Park, Washington
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

I joined the Pickford when I moved to the Bellingham area & I'm so glad I did. They show the very best movies, not the ones you would get at the big cinemas. I would highly recommend the Pickford Film Center.

Thank montanasal694
Bellingham, Washington
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41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Great venue for art and independent films. It's really a jewel in the Pacific Northwest. You can see films you would not see in most movie houses. A definite must if you are in Bellingham for more than a day.

Thank Raphael E
Bellingham, Wa
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40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I can't believe all the wonderful films they bring into Bellingham. They are a great compliment to the area with the Mt Baker Theater just down the street for live shows. Our community is fortunate to have visionaries who want to bring a diverse film media to us.

Thank vhagenm
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55 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This great little theatre is there for lovers of film. The facilities are great, the staff (mostly volunteers) are knowledgable and fun to talk to. Food is organic or freshly sourced, beverages (yes a proper beverage for adults is available) are more than reasonably priced. One of my favourite spots on the planet.

Thank Twester
Bellingham, Washington
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11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We are members and love the great variety of movies offered. Community supported and independent. Makes Bellingham a great place to live.

Thank Sylvia W
San Diego, California
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114 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

So I am on a project working n the area and wanted to view the Oscar nominated movies and the Pickford, known for being made up of real movie and documentary aficionados was showing the 6 or the 10 nominated this year. The theaters are intimate and the staff incredibly friendly but buy your tickets online so as not to... More 

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