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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.

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rivest266 commented about Grand 14 - Ambassador on Apr 4, 2019 at 3:56 pm

This opened as the UA Ambassador 10 on April 19th, 1996. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Movies 4 on Apr 4, 2019 at 3:30 pm

Reopened as Dollar Cinema on December 20th, 1985. 4 screens in 1986. more to come.

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rivest266 commented about Canyon View Stadium 14 on Apr 2, 2019 at 1:11 pm

This opened on November 17th, 2006. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Teller Arms Twin Cinema on Apr 1, 2019 at 3:02 pm

Still rotting away as of mid-2018 per the Google Street View.

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rivest266 commented about Teller Arms Twin Cinema on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:55 pm

This opened on December 15th, 1976. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Monument Twin Cinema on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:48 pm

This opened on May 7th, 1976 and closed in 1995. It was operated by CJ theatres. Grand opening ad posted.

Monument Twin Cinema openingMonument Twin Cinema opening Fri, May 7, 1976 – 3 · The Daily Sentinel (Grand Junction, Colorado) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Rocket Drive-In on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:42 pm

This opened on April 16th, 1955 and closed in 1987.

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rivest266 commented about Mesa Theatre on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:38 pm

This closed in 1989.

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rivest266 commented about Avalon Theatre on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:34 pm

This theatre stopped showing movies as the Cooper in 1989 along with the Mesa theatre and the Chief Drive-In as UA closed then down when the Carmike 7 cinemas opened.

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rivest266 commented about Colorado West Cinemas on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:32 pm

This opened as a twin on January 29th, 1981 and expanded to 4 screens on December 16th, 1988. Grand opening ads posted.

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rivest266 commented about Picture Show Grand Junction on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:24 pm

This opened as Carmike 7 on June 22nd, 1989. Grand opening ad posted. The opening of this cinema led to the closing of the Chief Drive-In, Mesa and the Monument Twin Cinemas, all of which closed in 1989.

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rivest266 commented about Grand 16 on Mar 31, 2019 at 11:11 am

Opened November 5th, 2004 with 14 screens and two more screens added in 2013.

The Grand 14 openingThe Grand 14 opening Fri, Nov 5, 2004 – 42 · The Town Talk (Alexandria, Louisiana) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about South Cove Stadium 12 on Mar 30, 2019 at 4:54 pm

This theatre has been closed due to Frank’s bankruptcy.

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rivest266 commented about Movies 4 on Mar 30, 2019 at 10:11 am

2 screens on September 16th, 1971 and three on November 21st, 1979. Grand opening ads posted.

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rivest266 commented about Movies 4 on Mar 28, 2019 at 2:38 pm

This opened on October 20th, 1966 as the Center Cinema with only one screen showing roadshow movies.

Center Cinema openingCenter Cinema opening Wed, Oct 19, 1966 – 22 · The Daily Advertiser (Lafayette, Louisiana) · Newspapers.com