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rivest266 commented about Riviera Theatre on Apr 20, 2019 at 9:49 am

Became the Bosten Cinema on February 3rd, 1971 and the Riviera on May 13th, 1983 and closed in 1990. 1971 and 1983 ads posted.

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rivest266 commented about Plaza 4 Theatre on Apr 20, 2019 at 9:42 am

This opened on July 23rd, 1971. Grand opening ad posted Plaza theatres openingPlaza theatres opening Fri, Jul 23, 1971 – 2 · The Muscatine Journal (Muscatine, Iowa) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Hilltop Drive-In on Apr 20, 2019 at 9:12 am

This opened on September 8th, 1950 and closed following the 1981 season. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Riviera Theatre on Apr 20, 2019 at 9:01 am

October 31st, 1931 grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Streator Eagle 6 on Apr 19, 2019 at 5:42 pm

Closed as Northpoint cinemas on February 21st, 2008 Northpoint cinemas closingNorthpoint cinemas closing Fri, Feb 22, 2008 – 1 · The Times (Streator, Illinois) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Streator Eagle 6 on Apr 19, 2019 at 5:32 pm

This opened on May 19th, 1999 as Northpoint Cinemas.

northpoint cinemas openingnorthpoint cinemas opening Tue, May 18, 1999 – 8 · The Times (Streator, Illinois) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Majestic Theatre on Apr 19, 2019 at 4:11 pm

2nd screen opened October 10th, 1980. Ad uploaded.

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rivest266 commented about Granada Theater on Apr 19, 2019 at 2:43 pm

Held an former for the New Granada theatre on February 26th, 1936 Granada theatre openingGranada theatre opening Mon, Feb 24, 1936 – 3 · The Times (Streator, Illinois) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Granada Theater on Apr 19, 2019 at 2:39 pm

Opened August 3rd, 1933 Grand opening ad in photo section

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rivest266 commented about Cine-Parc Templeton Drive-In on Apr 18, 2019 at 7:24 am

Now closed. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/gatineau-drive-in-theatre-closes-after-45-years-1.5102746

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rivest266 commented about A-Muse-U Theatre on Apr 17, 2019 at 3:55 pm

Opened on February 28th, 1911 per this article:

A-Muse-U theatre openingA-Muse-U theatre opening Mon, Feb 27, 1911 – 4 · The Muscatine Journal (Muscatine, Iowa) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Grand Theatre on Apr 17, 2019 at 3:40 pm

Opened December 26th, 1900 per this article

Grand theatre openingGrand theatre opening Thu, Dec 27, 1900 – 4 · The Muscatine Journal (Muscatine, Iowa) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Roxy Theatre on Apr 17, 2019 at 2:53 pm

Posted a screengrab of “West Side Story” showing the Roxy being demolished in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Snowdon Theatre on Apr 16, 2019 at 12:10 pm

To be torn down except for the facade for a new condo project. Ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Jasper 8 Theatres on Apr 14, 2019 at 12:16 pm

The Jasper cinemas expanded to 8 screens on March 27th, 1998. Another ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Jasper 8 Theatres on Apr 14, 2019 at 12:11 pm

Grand opening ad from December 9th, 1983 (not the 10th) Jasper Cinemas 1-2-3 openingJasper Cinemas 1-2-3 opening Fri, Dec 9, 1983 – 38 · The Herald (Jasper, Indiana) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Astra Theatre on Apr 14, 2019 at 12:07 pm

This reopened as a twin cinema on November 22nd, 1985. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Family Drive-In on Apr 14, 2019 at 12:01 pm

This opened as simply “Drive-In”. the Family Drive-In name came in force by the 1950 season. Closed 1986

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rivest266 commented about Movies 4 on Apr 4, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Closed in 1998.

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rivest266 commented about Carmike 10 on Apr 4, 2019 at 3:59 pm

This opened on May 2nd, 1997. Grand opening ad from the 3rd posted.