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2016 photo added, photo credit Dustin Carpenter.
1957 photo as the Rose Theatre added courtesy of the AmeriCar The Beautiful Facebook page.
December 25, 1971 Tribune movie section, showing it was named “Capri Cinema” at that time.
So it reverted from and back to 3 Penny Cinema again after that.
Should be added to the Overview.
Link to the 1939 Library of Congress photo of the Royal.
Address should be changed to 415 E. Allen Street.
The building is still standing.
1959 and current photo added.
Building today houses Arlene’s Gallery.
This photo is the Granada that was located at 1066 Market Street, that later became the Paramount.
Which it is listed as in Cinema Treasures.
Article with video of the new sign going up.
December 1963 photo added, photo credit Richard Wojick Collection.
Pantages blade sign altered to read “Cleopatra”.
Circa 1983 photo added courtesy of Phillip Goodwin.
FYI, another local piece.
1959 photograph added, photo credit Ed Roseberry.
Circa 1954 photo added courtesy of the AmeriCar The Beautiful Facebook page.
Here is the Facebook page and website dedicated to the Terrace.
The Faceboook page has recent photos of the salvaged marquee letters.
Just caught a glimpse of the Optic in a 1981 episode of “Hill Street Blues” titled “Hearts and Minds”.
Circa 1974 photo added courtesy of Michael Schuman.
2008 & 2015 photos added.
Facade has been restored.
Apparently it was originally an indoor pool.
2014 article about it;s then upcoming renovation.
Carol Theatre Facebook page below.
Demolition video and saving of the sign.
Address should be corrected to read 10860 W. Pico Blvd.
Evidence is in the image posted 04/17/15.
The Earl Carroll just got landmark status.
Thanksgiving Day Nov. 29, 1956 photo added.
Houston premiere of “Love Me Tender”.
Photo credit Houston Chronicle photographer Bob Verlin.
It appears they had an unsuccessful Go Fund Me campaign 2 years ago. Not much else about it on searches.
Undated photo added, taken from the Lark Theatre website.
Correction on the date.
June 1955 according to this 6/23/55 Tribune “Tower Ticker” column about the unveiling of the 50 foot Monroe display.
Facebook page for the current tenant, Fais Do-Do Cafe.
It has some video of the interior in the comments.
This 2013 link has two photos of the Colquitt.