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Address: 235 Taylor Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
Phone Number: 360 385 1039
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Indie Theater with Great Movies, Organic Popcorn and Real Butter

This is the best movie venue you'll ever attend. Gorgeous restored to the last detail, it will spoil you for all others. After you enjoy dousing your popcorn with real butter and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Port Townsend, Washington
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Port Townsend, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

This is the best movie venue you'll ever attend. Gorgeous restored to the last detail, it will spoil you for all others. After you enjoy dousing your popcorn with real butter and diverse spices (real parmesan cheese, eg.), proceed to the comfy seats in a quiet theater. Each film is thoughtfully introduced by a lovely staff member with insights gleaned... More 

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Port Townsend, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

If you want to see great film, curated by talented owner and staff - this is your theater. Great food and beverage, comfortable, artsy, and smart. Don't necessarily expect to see the mainstream blockbusters...this theater plays to film that has meaning and is harder to find.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

What a great place to enjoy a movie. The theater was a vintage delight - tastefully restored and cozy as well. There should be more like this.

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Port Townsend, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Rocky, the owner, brought this theater back to it's glory days. There's the Rose and then he added the Rosebud, a smaller theater, so you can choose from 2 movies at once. The movies are always well selected, the theater clean and comfortable and a live intro is given, Rocky also started the Port Townsend Film Festival which occurs in... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Movie going as it should be. From the friendly and knowledgeable introduction to the film being shown, to the friendly staff. First rate selections.

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Orting, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This Victorian theater shows current movies as well as old movies and independent films. Popcorn with real butter is served and various toppings are available. There are three theaters and in one, patrons can order from the restaurant next door and their meal or snacks will be delivered. Amazing experience. I wish this theater was in my home town.

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washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

A relaxed third floor now offers couches, an extended food and bar menu. Popcorn is served in a bowl. The movie as mentioned still has a person adding info about the film. Our ticket stub gave us a chance for a drawing. A book by the author and character in the film. For a few more dollars you can move... More 

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San Jose CA
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25 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

So there I was, sitting in the theater, after the trailers, and all of a sudden there's a real live human being in front of the auditorium. And she starts talking to us about the movie, giving this a little bit of background. I don't remember if it was about the movie itself, or the actors, or the story that... More 

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Mead, Washington
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

We loved the ambience of the Rose Theatre. Great lobby, concession stand and the employees obviously love working at the theatre. One of my favorite theaters of all time.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Went to see "Wild" at the Rose Theatre while visiting Port Townsend over New Years. The theatre is small, and though it was packed, a very nice place to watch a movie. Before they start the feature, an employee comes to the front of the theatre and gives sort of a "review" of the actors, director, etc A little back... More 

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