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rivest266 commented about Rose Drive-In on Jan 19, 2017 at 1:34 pm

This opened on June 24th, 1948. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Har-Mar 11 Cinemas on Jan 18, 2017 at 4:49 pm

This opened on September 16th, 1970 and the largest auditorium split, opening on October 21st, 1977. The 8-screen extension opened on December 18th, 1981 and closed down in December 2006. The 1970 and 1981 grand opening ads can be found in the photo section for this cinema. The Har-Mar name came from the builders, HARold and MARy.

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rivest266 commented about Wynnsong 15 on Jan 18, 2017 at 4:19 pm

3D Google Earth model

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rivest266 commented about Wynnsong 15 on Jan 18, 2017 at 4:18 pm

This opened on May 19th, 1999 by Carmike Cinemas and taken over by AMC Theatres in 2016. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Maple Leaf Drive-In on Jan 18, 2017 at 3:55 pm

The July 29th, 1959 grand opening ad can be found in the photo section for this drive-in. Last season according to the Star-Tribune was in 1993.

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rivest266 commented about Signal Hills 5 Cinema on Jan 18, 2017 at 3:20 pm

This opened on October 22nd, 1982. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Cina 5 Theatres on Jan 18, 2017 at 2:46 pm

This opened on December 22nd,1972 along with the Trail 4 theatre. Grand opening ad for both cinemas in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Rosemount Theater on Jan 18, 2017 at 2:39 pm

This opened on September 30th, 1994. No grand opening ad appeared in the Star Tribune.

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rivest266 commented about Lakeville 21 Theatre on Jan 17, 2017 at 4:07 pm

This opened on January 16th, 1999 with 10 screens and expanded to 18 screens on February 13th, 1999 and to 21 screens including the Muller Monster Screen in 2006. The grand opening ad can be found in the photo section, which is hard to read or below at

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rivest266 commented about Eagan Cinema 9 on Jan 17, 2017 at 3:34 pm

This opened on November 18th, 1994. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Regal Cinemas 16 on Jan 17, 2017 at 3:28 pm

Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about UA Movies 5-8 at Burnsville on Jan 17, 2017 at 2:53 pm

The four screens in the mall opened on October 26th, 1977 and four more screens outside the mall opened on June 17th, 1983. Both grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Trail 4 on Jan 17, 2017 at 2:30 pm

This and the Cina 4 both opened on December 22nd, 1972. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Lucky Twin Drive-In on Jan 17, 2017 at 1:59 pm

This opened on July 2nd, 1955 and had its last season in 1979. Grand opening ad in the photo section and

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rivest266 commented about Jerry Lewis Cinemas on Jan 17, 2017 at 1:53 pm

October 1st, 1971 grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Burnhaven Cinema 8 on Jan 17, 2017 at 1:45 pm

This opened on July 18th, 1986. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Apple Valley 15 on Jan 17, 2017 at 1:36 pm

This opened on December 18th, 1998. Grand opening ad in the photo section. It was taken over by AMC Theatres in 2016.

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rivest266 commented about Chanhassen Cinema on Jan 17, 2017 at 1:11 pm

This opened on March 6th, 1998. Its grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Compton Drive-In on Jan 17, 2017 at 12:46 pm

Ted Mann built this drive-in with a partner according to this Minneapolis newspaper article from 1952.

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rivest266 commented about Village 4 on Jan 17, 2017 at 2:30 am

October 20th, 1971 grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Showplace Coon Rapids 16 on Jan 17, 2017 at 2:20 am

Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Apache Six Theater on Jan 17, 2017 at 2:01 am

This opened on January 31st, 1969 and split in 1975. 4 screens on December 23rd, 1977 and renamed Apache on June 23rd, 1978. 1969 grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Northtown Cinemas 4 on Jan 17, 2017 at 1:34 am

This opened on February 14th, 1973. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about St. Louis Park Theatre on Jan 17, 2017 at 12:56 am

This opened on May 10th, 1939 and the Cinerama reopening on December 21st, 1965. Both grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about St. Louis Park Cinema 6 on Jan 17, 2017 at 12:33 am

This opened on June 16th, 1995. Grand opening ad in the photo section.