Beverly Center 13 Cinemas

8522 Beverly Boulevard,
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Mark Tufiftee
Mark Tufiftee on January 6, 2010 at 1:06 pm

I saw Boondock Saints 2 last night in house #3 and loved it! If I get a chance I will watch a show in house #2 soon!

BradE41 on December 23, 2009 at 8:28 pm

Good to hear that Rave is taking an interest in exhibition in L.A. I’ll have to walk down to the Beverly Center next week while I am on holiday break. I don’t think I have seen a film there since the mid-90’s.

Edward Havens
Edward Havens on December 23, 2009 at 6:25 pm

We installed a digital projector in house #2 yesterday (the smaller of the two big houses upstairs with balcony seating). We’ll be playing Hurt Locker in DLP until Thursday night and then New Moon will be in DLP starting Friday.

BradE41 on December 8, 2009 at 6:14 pm

Rave should look into reviving Westwood and take over the leases of the Village and Bruin, and perhaps move with the plans of the multiplex Mann was considering.

Chris Utley
Chris Utley on December 8, 2009 at 4:21 pm

Remember how some of us were wondering if Rave “unofficially” taking over this theatre was a ploy for them to enter the LA market?

BREAKING NEWS: Rave is closing a deal to buy 35 theatres from National Amusements – presumably including The Bridge Cinema de Lux in Westchester.

Edward Havens
Edward Havens on November 18, 2009 at 9:22 pm

This Friday, we’ll be opening Where the Wild Things Are in our main house (450+ seats, 40ft screen, balcony seating), Couples Retreat in Theatre 2 (275+ seats and balcony seating) and The Box (in our largest auditorium on the main floor). Plus we’ll be keeping some really great movies including Black Dynamite, which is an absolute must see.

Edward Havens
Edward Havens on October 17, 2009 at 1:43 pm

And if someone at CT can fix the name and link to the theatre’s website at the top of the page (it should be beverlycenter13 and not beverleycenter13), that’d be awesome. Thank you.

Mark Tufiftee
Mark Tufiftee on October 11, 2009 at 11:15 am

I can’t get their homepage to work.

Edward Havens
Edward Havens on October 8, 2009 at 11:18 am

And Fame is opening at the Beverly Center tomorrow, along with Pandorum, Love Happens, I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, Moon and From Mexico With Love.

KingBiscuits on September 28, 2009 at 1:45 am

Fame is still listed as Coming Soon.

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 14, 2009 at 4:34 pm

For the Grove to not play all thee of those films would be a stretch… something tells me the site’s “Coming Soon” is a uniform image feed from the Rave server, given it looks just like the one on the Rave site. We’ll see in a matter of weeks, though.

BradE41 on September 14, 2009 at 4:30 pm

I noticed that also. Perhaps they are getting first run films or maybe sharing bookings with The Grove. Getting the same bookings at the same time like Pacific and Mann do in Glendale.

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 14, 2009 at 4:18 pm

Looking at the “Coming Attractions” on the website is interesting. If the graphic is right, they will be getting “Surrogates”, “Fame”, and “The Invention of Lying” on their respective release dates, meaning this could transform into a first-run site.

qwo06 on September 14, 2009 at 3:37 pm

John, if you check and you will find the term of use page have the address of Rave Motion Pictures on it.

Edward Havens
Edward Havens on September 13, 2009 at 5:39 am

Also, the current total seating at the Beverly Center is 1653.

Edward Havens
Edward Havens on September 13, 2009 at 4:46 am

The Beverly Center 13 has its own web site at

John Fink
John Fink on September 7, 2009 at 9:55 am

No mention of it on Rave’s site either – or on Rave Digital Media’s site, their answering machine doesn’t identify it as Rave either. Looks like they going stealth. (After all if they added it to their website they’d have to change the section where they brag about being 100% digital and 100% stadium seating). Make me wonder what other chains enter into management agreements and refuse to brand the site with their corporate identity. I know a few National Amusements sites that don’t carry the Showcase, Multiplex, or Cinema De Lux brands, but they don’t hide them and withhold the sites from their website.

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 4, 2009 at 5:15 pm

… and now, four hours later, the “Rave Motion Pictures” brand and all the DLP subheadings on are gone. Would be interested to hear from anybody who goes today if anything has changed.

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 4, 2009 at 1:29 pm

Showtimes are now live on

SIX of the auditoriums are equipped with digital projection as of today. There are no REAL D capable units as of now.

Will be interesting to see if they plan on making a full conversion.

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 3, 2009 at 9:55 pm

By the way, with that type of fare, they are definitely not all-digital like true RMPs. “Whatever Works” and “Cold Souls” were not offered to exhibitors in DLP. And given there was no mention of “3D” by “Up”, I’d say it’s all still the same.

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 3, 2009 at 9:46 pm

They are indeed opening TOMORROW, 9/4, with the following features:

Cold Souls
The Proposal
Whatever Works
Paper Heart
The Hurt Locker
Post Grad
The Goods
The Ugly Truth
The Collector
The Orphan
Public Enemies
Transformers 2

Prices are: Matinee, senior, military, children- $7, student- $8, evening- $9.50

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 3, 2009 at 8:53 pm

The neon green and orange, while entirely possible, would be downright hilarious. To try to modernize a property that’s so distinctly 80s…

Then again, much as I like a second-run programming alternative, I’d take the Burbank 8 for 80s vibes over this ‘plex any day, so they can butcher it all they want so long as the film presentation is good.

Danny Baldwin
Danny Baldwin on September 3, 2009 at 8:51 pm

I could buy that they’re reupholstering the seats (or even installing new ones), but I don’t believe they’d install DLP in all the auditoriums. That’s a multi-million dollar investment in a property with no future. Then again, the place is now on WITH the Rave Motion Pictures header, which would imply a shift in the plan. So hey, maybe it will be DLP. Actually, second-run is about the only time I’d really champion DLP.

Chris Utley
Chris Utley on September 3, 2009 at 5:56 pm

Break out the NEON GREEN & ORANGE!

KingBiscuits on September 3, 2009 at 4:19 pm

Looks like the opening is being delayed even further. Sounds like that there will be more than a few changes at the theatres (my best guess: they are installing digital projection in all auditoriums and doing some cosmetic changes as well).