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rivest266 commented about Palace Theatre on May 15, 2020 at 1:04 pm

Air conditioning arrives on July 21st, 1926. Ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Homestead Flagship Cinema on May 14, 2020 at 1:55 pm

This opened on April 21st, 2006. No grand opening ad found except for the regular listings.

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rivest266 commented about Regal Kendall Village Stadium 16 IMAX & RPX on May 14, 2020 at 1:20 pm

The Regal Kendall Village Stadium 16 opened on March 25th, 2005. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Raleigh 15 on May 14, 2020 at 9:41 am

Grand opening ad as Carmike 7 on November 3rd, 1987

Carmike 7 openingCarmike 7 opening Fri, Nov 3, 1989 – 69 · The News and Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Studio I & II Theatres on May 14, 2020 at 9:35 am

This opened on February 20th, 1987. Ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Six Forks Station Cinema on May 12, 2020 at 11:52 am

It looks a bit like Le Faubourg cinemas in Montreal. Typical Cineplex Odeon.

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rivest266 commented about Studio 1 Theatre on May 11, 2020 at 12:28 pm

Closing newspaper article from September 13th, 1984

Studio One closesStudio One closes Thu, Sep 13, 1984 – 24 · The News and Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about South #1 Drive-In on May 11, 2020 at 12:18 pm

Reopened on October 14th, 1953. Grand opening ad posted. Newspaper ads stopped in 1958.

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rivest266 commented about Northpark West 1 & 2 on May 11, 2020 at 10:11 am

Here’s a video about the “Butterfly design” cinemas built by General Cinema.

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rivest266 commented about GCC Northeast 4 on May 11, 2020 at 10:11 am

Here’s a video about the “Butterfly design” cinemas built by General Cinema.

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rivest266 commented about South Shore Cinema 4 on May 9, 2020 at 9:43 am

November 16th, 1966 grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Cinema I, II and III on May 8, 2020 at 6:05 pm

This in the first twin for General Cinema.

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rivest266 commented about Northline Cinema on May 8, 2020 at 5:09 pm

April 14th, 1965 grand opening ad (excerpt) posted.

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rivest266 commented about Meyerland Plaza 8 on May 8, 2020 at 5:06 pm

April 14th, 1965 grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Tower Drive-In on May 8, 2020 at 1:26 pm

The Tower Drive-In opened on June 17th, 1949 with “Where’s there’s life”. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Forest Drive-In on May 8, 2020 at 1:10 pm

The Forest Drive-In opened on April 13th, 1949. Forest Drive-In openingForest Drive-In opening Wed, Apr 13, 1949 – 17 · The News and Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Gemini Drive-In on May 8, 2020 at 10:56 am

This drive-in opened on April 15th, 1965. It wasn’t the largest in the world as the ad claims. That honor went to the Johnny All-Weather Drive-In in Long Island, NY. Better grand opening ad posted. https://1drv.ms/u/s!AtCJz7ew6OKIhdQmfIIM0a0OLZs5-w?e=DaAXVz