Comments from rivest266

Showing 7,976 - 8,000 of 9,274 comments

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Seven Gables Cinema on Jan 21, 2012 at 10:52 am

This opened on December 10th, 1976. Grand opening ad posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Rivoli Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 10:48 am

1969 ad has been posted here. It had two screens at the same time.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Palomar Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 10:46 am

June 25th, 1936 grand opening ad as Palomar has been posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Orpheum Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 10:41 am

August 28th, 1967 grand opening ad has been posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Northgate Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 10:40 am

September 28th, 1951 grand opening ad has been posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Neptune Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 9:18 am

Grand opening ad from November 16th, 1921 has been posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Music Hall Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 9:14 am

Grand opening ads from April 19th, 1929, May 4th, 1934 and May 26th, 1967 has been posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Music Box Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 9:10 am

Grand opening ad from August 2nd, 1928 is in the photo section.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Magnolia Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 9:05 am

November 24th, 1948 grand opening ad has been posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about United Artists Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 9:04 am

Should be AKA United Artists

Grand opening ads from October 27th, 1914, January 14th, 1927 as United Artists and from January 2nd, 1930 as Liberty posted in the photo section.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Lewis and Clark Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 8:54 am

Grand opening ads from November 20th, 1956 and December 16th, 1982 (as 7-plex) posted in the photo section.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about King Cat Theater on Jan 21, 2012 at 8:50 am

This opened by Walter Reade from New Jersey on October 30th, 1973. It became part of General Cinemas in 1977. Grand opening ad posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Harvard Exit Theatre on Jan 21, 2012 at 8:47 am

This opened on May 21st, 1969. The second screen opened in 1981 as “Top as the Exit” until 1983.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Green Lake Theatre on Jan 20, 2012 at 4:36 pm

Grand opening ad for August 4th, 1937 has been posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about SIFF Egyptian Theatre on Jan 20, 2012 at 4:29 pm

This opened on November 14th, 1980. I posted the first ad here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Duwamish Drive-In on Jan 20, 2012 at 4:27 pm

This opened on May 11th, 1948. Ad posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Coliseum Theater on Jan 20, 2012 at 4:23 pm

This opened on January 8th, 1916. Grand opening ad in photo section.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Scotiabank Theatre Halifax on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:57 pm

The Bayers Lake’s IMAX as of late 2011 is no longer Atlantic Canada’s only IMAX screen. One opened in St. Johns NF at the Avalon Mall. In 2010 Cinema one was removed to enlarge the refreshment area and all other cinemas were renumbered.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Capitol Theatre on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:35 pm

This opened as Capitol on November 11th, 1924 and reopened as Telenews on September 19th, 1941. Sterling owned it during the Telenews years. Both grand opening ads posted here.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Blue Mouse Theatre on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:30 pm

This opened on Christmas Day, 1920. It went to Sterling in 1965, which had shown adult movies 1971-1972.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Ballard Theatre on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:16 pm

I posted an closing announcement from 1947 here. On June 25th, 1947, The Ballard Theatre at 2218 Market Street. It closed in 1959. Was the Ballard the Bagdad?

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Aurora Cinema I-II-III on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:10 pm

This opened on April 5th, 1975. Grand opening ad posted.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Admiral Theatre on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:05 pm

Grand opening ad from January 22nd, 1942 and May 23rd, 1973 (as twin) has been posted in the photo section.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about 5th Avenue Theatre on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:02 pm

This opened on September 24th, 1926. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

rivest266
rivest266 commented about Broadway Theatre on Jan 18, 2012 at 3:33 pm

THE SEATTLE TIMES – January 11, 1990

BROADWAY TO CLOSE The Broadway Theatre on Capitol Hill will close its doors for the last time tonight. The Pay'n Save store next door is scheduled to expand into the theater’s space at the corner of John and Broadway.The Broadway’s last picture show is “We’re No Angels.” It opened as the Society Theater in 1911. Seven Gables Theaters, which has been managing the Broadway for several years, already has moved most of its bookings…