On the national top 10 list of historic movie palaces, the Oriental Theatre is the heart of the East Side. Discover the best of film here, in a dramatic setting. Built in 1927, The Oriental Theatre features Eastern Indian artwork and decor. One of the only kind in the country. It shows on 3 screens art house films, independent movies and Hollywood blockbusters. On Friday & Saturday nights before the 7 p.m. show in the main theatre, the lush sounds of the Kimball Theatre Pipe Organ introduce the film, just like the good old days. This pipe organ is the largest of its kind in a theatre in America, and the third largest in the world.