Comments from Mike Rogers

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Mike Rogers commented about Fox Theatre on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:28 pm

A lot of Stillwell’s Theatres fell under the Paramount Banner in the Southeast.

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Mike Rogers commented about Fox Theatre on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:27 pm

Architect Erle Stillwell was born in Missouri ,but raised in Hendersonville.The Depression of the 30’s began a big collapse in his career,It was designing Movie Theatres in North and South Carolina,Alabama and Tennessee that saved his career designing 60 Theatres in this region.

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Mike Rogers commented about Flat Rock Cinema on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:19 pm

Thanks guys.

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Mike Rogers commented about Fox Theatre on Jun 12, 2012 at 7:54 pm

Really a good read, check it out.NEWS-TIMES June 10, 2012.

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Mike Rogers commented about Future of Staunton Mall movie theaters unclear on Jun 12, 2012 at 7:53 pm

The class of Moviegoer today, I can understand,Was in the Biz from 74-83.

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Mike Rogers commented about Fox Theatre on Jun 12, 2012 at 7:46 pm

Orr also added that the projectionist at the time the late Raymond Clouse let his daughter in the booth to watch “JAILHOUSE ROCK”.Other Employees on an old time card are Richard Waters and Joe Orr.

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Mike Rogers commented about Fox Theatre on Jun 12, 2012 at 7:44 pm

Tom Orr writing in the TIMES-NEWS writes of a tour he was given by the owner of the building the QUEEN was in.The Projection Booth still has the Projectors!June 10 2012.

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Mike Rogers commented about Skyland Cinema Plus on Jun 12, 2012 at 6:55 pm

Word is this Theatre might reopen,[Flat Rock Cinema]it is located in Flat Rock,N.C. The owner is thinking about Moving back into the Skyland Arts Theatre.

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Mike Rogers commented about Dream Theater on Jun 9, 2012 at 7:59 pm

Good stories.

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Mike Rogers commented about Jayhawk Theatre on Jun 9, 2012 at 7:48 pm

Small town Theatre!

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Mike Rogers commented about Calhoun Theater on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:50 am

Too bad it can’t be saved.

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Mike Rogers commented about Mars Theater on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:48 am

Thanks Mike, TV certainly killed alot of small town Theatres and that is too bad when one sees what TV has become.

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Mike Rogers commented about Cinema 356 on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:46 am

Too bad the old building could not be saved, Ten Screens were added in a new theatre in a new location,wouldn’t surprize me if it had already closed.

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Mike Rogers commented about Midway Drive-In on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:41 am

Thanks NIGHTHAWK 1.New Bern had four Drive ins in 1956.

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Mike Rogers commented about Williamson Square Cinema on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:38 am

REGENCY 8 was hidden like this one,but GCC going under closed Regency.

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Mike Rogers commented about Town Square Triple Theatre on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:36 am

Yeah, we depend on locals,The smaller the town, Fewer Info.

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Mike Rogers commented about Constantine Theater on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:34 am

Thanks Guys,nice history.

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Mike Rogers commented about Sand Mountain Twin Drive-In on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:33 am

Thanks Chuck.Wonder if it is still open.

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Mike Rogers commented about Athens Cinema on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:32 am

Boy, Bob unless a local steps up with the info so many of these small theatres get the shaft.

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Mike Rogers commented about Cinemagic Drive-In on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:28 am

Wow, what a story,but chuck is right, i would find the owner.Probably a mom and pop operation.

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Mike Rogers commented about Dixie Theatre on Jun 8, 2012 at 11:26 am

Thanks Bob, probably won’t be able to add much more.

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Mike Rogers commented about Weis Auto Twin on Jun 2, 2012 at 5:52 pm

Weis had just about the whole city,before getting other Georgia locations.

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Mike Rogers commented about Montgomery Drive-In on Jun 2, 2012 at 5:51 pm

THE WEIS FAMILY had the whole city pretty much.Plitt was there.

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Mike Rogers commented about Savannah Theatre on Jun 2, 2012 at 5:49 pm

thanks Guys.

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Mike Rogers commented about LaSalle Drive-In on Jun 2, 2012 at 5:46 pm

it parked 500 cars and was owned by IVYWAY AMUSEMENT COMPANY in 1956.