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Address: 215 SW 4th Street, Corvallis, OR
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Best Movie Cinema Ever

The Darkside Cinema has it all: funkiness, comfortable seating, accessibility, friendly staff and great movies all year long.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Corvallis, Oregon
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Corvallis, Oregon
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Darkside Cinema has it all: funkiness, comfortable seating, accessibility, friendly staff and great movies all year long.

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Thank GlutenFreeRN
Corvallis, Oregon
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

The Darkside is Corvallis' opportunity for quality, independent films. Decor is quirky and fun. Can get hot tea in a real mug and better than average sodas. There's always something good playing at the Darkside.

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Thank ACB151
Corvallis, Oregon
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

See old films, indie films, quirky films and films you won't see anywhere else. The theatre itself is tricky to navigate if you aren't real mobile--lots of stairs, narrow hallways--but that adds to its character. Old time relics and posters everywhere. You can bring your own popcorn container and they recycle them. The staff is funny and act like they... More 

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Thank Claire_3081
Albany
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

If you've ever lived in a community without an independent movie house, you know how limited your options were and you'll be GRATEFUL for the invaluable resource that is the DARKSIDE Cinema. Access to 4 screens of amazing films and free popcorn refills all served with great humor is what you get. AND the whole community benefits as the Darkside... More 

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Thank Nancy S
Corvallis, United States
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I love this place , but wow the chairs and access (in and out of your chair) is difficult. The chairs are uncomfi and if you sit next to a body odor , well, move!! but usually place is full for good movie so good luck. I hope to see better seating in all respects and I feel there is... More 

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Thank Patrick M
Corvallis, Oregon
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

What a treasure! The Darkside plays an array of those unusual, thought-provoking films that can be found nowhere else in this area. A wide variety of international films (some subtitled) and my favorite period dramas are always on the docket. Generally, once a week, an old classic is up for viewing with proceeds going to help in the improvement of... More 

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Thank RobinsRadReviews
Corvallis, Oregon
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a small alternative movie theater in downtown Corvallis. The movies shown here always leaves a person pondering on the quality and variety of human experiences. The chairs have been acquired as used furniture and there is a rustic quality to the theaters. Nevertheless if you are less than satisfied with the chain movies and general senseless script they... More 

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Thank Knud L
Corvallis, Oregon
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I go see Films here VERY often - and leave feeling I saw something great, or I learned something, or felt something strongly. Every town should be so lucky to have an Indie Cinema - and for the rainy, gray winter months - tis a de"light".

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Thank 414gottago
Ventura, California
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

If you are tired of the big chain theater then check out this place. Small but very charming and you get FREE refills on popcorn !

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Thank Remi F
Corvallis, Oregon
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The only independent theater in town, so the only place to see foreign movies or films that are not big budget. Funky atmosphere. Funky, fun, unique owner.

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