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Address: 215 SW 4th St, Corvallis, OR 97333-4670
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Indie and Foreign Films

Terrific independent film house. Offers a wide range of independent and foreign films and documentaries. The Darkside cares about their patrons and the community. A real love of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Cristina W
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Corvallis, Oregon
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Corvallis, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrific independent film house. Offers a wide range of independent and foreign films and documentaries. The Darkside cares about their patrons and the community. A real love of film here, humor abounds in the way it's run. Good popcorn too.

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Thank Cristina W
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Darkside is great for seeing independently made films and less-than-mainstream award winners. There are several (5?) films showing in small theatres. Every seat has a good view and the sound is quite good. Even better, I have never frozen or burned up in there! The seats are fine but not plush, but the prices reflect that. Plenty of snacks... More 

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Thank May M
Corvallis, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

You won't generally find the top 10 current movies here, but I've never been disappointed by a film I've seen. I've loved them all, and I'm a pretty picky movie-watcher.

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Thank Donna T
Corvallis, Oregon
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

I love the Darkside! It really feels like you are going to your friend's house to watch a movie. The snacks are reasonably priced - which is very nice! I don't recommend this theater for the big action type films, but in reality they don't seem to book those types. The screens are a bit smaller, but the rooms are... More 

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Thank Jolie C
Albany, Oregon
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Projection screen, but good quality. Old style setting, take best partner and sit in the back row. Good sound.

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Thank Deanna F
Corvallis, Oregon
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

A top notch indie theater. Quirky and with all the latest. Upstairs in an old downtown building, getting there is half the fun.

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Thank Candice C
Corvallis, Oregon
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

A great little independent theatre based on the variety of non-mainstream but excellent films, with a wide variety of genre - both domestic and foreign films. We go to the Parkside once or twice a month - and to a syndicate theatre maybe twice a year. A true asset of the community!

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Thank CraigCHS63
Corvallis, Oregon
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is an eclectic decorated movie venue. The theater is located above a book shop and features several top notch movies in several areas. In the lobby you can purchase refreshments and once seated in ones movie of choice it is quite relaxing and comfortable.

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Thank Ruth J
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Very quirky theatre that shows some of the best indie films around. Even has a FREE classic movie nite on Tuesday. Bring your own popcorn container - or buy one there - for free refills. You'll love the owner & his excellent employees!

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Thank Ange C
Corvallis, OR
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Best movie theater in town. Go for the movies, the inexpensive (and not all that terribly unhealthy) refillable popcorn, the coffee in a REAL mug, the awesome theater setting and fun decor. You don't find many like this any more.

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