Silent Horror Film Festival
October 12-14, 2014

Portage Theater
4050 N. Milwaukee
Chicago, IL 60641

Sunday, October 12th show begins at 3pm. October 13th and 14th shows begin at 8pm. Please visit our events page for detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

Sunday, October 12th @ 3pm
The Phantom of The Opera (1925)
Starring: Lon Cheney, Mary Philbin
Director: Rupert Julien
Organist: Jay Warren
Monday, October 13th @ 8pm
The Hands of Orlac (1924)
Starring: Conrad Veit
Director: Fritz Lang
Organist: Jay Warren
Tuesday, October 14th @ 8pm
The Monster (1925)
Starring: Lon Cheney, Johnny Arthur, Gertrude Olmstead
Director: Roland West
Organist: Jay Warren

Bonus! Come dressed as a Mad Scientist for our costume contest!
join us today!
SFSC Membership Levels:

Advertise Your Business at The
Silent Horror Film Festival!

  • $25 Per Night
  • $60 for all 3 Nights

Submit your artwork (pdf or jpg) to us and we'll compose your ad for you.

Visit our ad submission page for more information

Portage Theater in the News

From DNAInfo Chicago, an interview with the current manager of the Portage detailing the plans to host independent films as well as the cinema classics. Read more about these exciting plans.

ChicagoTalks' interviewed Dennis Wolkowicz and wrote a piece about the Portage, The Silent Film Society of Chicago, and the wonders of silent cinema. The full article can be found here.