French slideshow of shuttered NY treasures

posted by Michael Zoldessy on April 28, 2010 at 3:45 pm

Can’t say I know French, but the pictures in this slideshow from Le Monde do a lot of talking. Check it out.

Comments (6)

William on April 28, 2010 at 6:42 pm

Some really good shots of whats left of these great old houses.

irishcine on April 29, 2010 at 10:44 am

Thanks for that, would really like to see the Bridgeport cinema. Nice lighting effects give a spooky feel. Some might get a chance to see the exhibition of the photos in Paris, mentioned at the end of slideshow.

DavidWallick on April 29, 2010 at 2:04 pm

I don’t speak French, so the narration didn’t help me, but the photos are amazing and certainly worth looking at.

robboehm on April 30, 2010 at 4:34 am

Never heard of Loew’s 46th street. I wonder if the caption in the show was wrong about it being in NY. The Proctor’s photo was interesting because it appears as tho there were a lot of windows in the auditorium.

TLSLOEWS on May 1, 2010 at 7:49 pm

Loews 46th street was in New York and has its own page with lots of photos on Cinema Treasures.

KJB2012 on May 28, 2010 at 12:08 am

Excellent. I never knew Bridgeport CT had such a grand theatre!

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