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rivest266 commented about Auburn Theater on Nov 26, 2011 at 10:59 am

This opened in April 9th, 1942. Very small grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Times Theatre on Nov 26, 2011 at 10:06 am

This opened on March 31st, 1939. I uploaded the grand opening ad here.

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rivest266 commented about State Theatre on Nov 26, 2011 at 10:04 am

This opened as Palm on December 1st, 1913 as Palm and reopened as State on September 20th, 1931. I uploaded both grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Capri Theatre on Nov 26, 2011 at 8:52 am

This opened on October 6th, 1928. I posted its grand opening ad here.

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rivest266 commented about Capitol Theatre on Nov 26, 2011 at 8:36 am

This opened on October 4th, 1928. I have posted its grand opening ad as well as two photos in this theatre’s photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Coronado Performing Arts Center on Nov 26, 2011 at 8:20 am

I have uploaded the full-page grand opening grand opening ad from October 8th, 1927 as well as an close-up of the text on that ad. It can be found on this theatre’s photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Palace Theatre on Nov 25, 2011 at 4:00 pm

I uploaded an grand opening ad from March 15th, 1915.

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rivest266 commented about Midway Theatre on Nov 25, 2011 at 3:57 pm

I uploaded the grand opening ad from 1918 as well as two pictures from the paper in this theatre’s photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Venice Cinemas on Nov 23, 2011 at 4:08 pm

An Venice 2 opened at Grant Plaza on Hwy 41 on June 28th, 1972 and closed in 1990. Is this it?

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rivest266 commented about Trail Drive-In on Nov 23, 2011 at 3:55 pm

This was at Tamiami south of Braden Av.

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rivest266 commented about Sarasota Crossings 10 on Nov 23, 2011 at 3:07 pm

This cinema and the Parkway 8 both opened on November 8th, 1990 by Litchfield Theatres.

It opened as Cinema 10 and renamed Crossings (Sarasota Crossings) in 1999. Owners: 1990 Litchfield 1990-1997 Cobb Theatres 1997-1999 Regal 1999-2002 other owners 2002-2008 Sunstar

I will be posting its grand opening ad later tonite.

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rivest266 commented about South Trail Cinema on Nov 23, 2011 at 2:55 pm

This opened as Jerry Lewis on July 12th, 1972. It was renamed South Trail Cinema in 1973.

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rivest266 commented about Plaza Theatre on Nov 22, 2011 at 4:40 pm

It closed in 1991 as an Cineplex Odeon.

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rivest266 commented about Plaza Theatre on Nov 22, 2011 at 4:39 pm

This opened on December 21st, 1965 with Thunderball.

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rivest266 commented about Gulf Gate Mall Cinemas on Nov 22, 2011 at 4:30 pm

June 14th, 1971 grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Oakmont 8 Theatres on Nov 21, 2011 at 2:40 pm

This cinema dates back to 1989. It was opened by Kent Theatres. An early ad can be found at http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=-lUhAAAAIBAJ&sjid=3IQFAAAAIBAJ&pg=5010%2C5859464

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rivest266 commented about DeSoto Dollar Movies 6 on Nov 21, 2011 at 2:29 pm

I uploaded the grand opening ad here.

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rivest266 commented about Cortez Twin on Nov 21, 2011 at 2:15 pm

That right, In the Cortez Plaza EAST. It opened as Jerry Lewis Twin Cinema on Christmas day, 1971 and renamed in 1973 when the Jerry Lewis franchise fell apart.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Bradenton 20 on Nov 21, 2011 at 2:08 pm

This opened on August 11th, 2000, the same day that Carmike declared bankruptcy. I uploaded its grand opening ad to this cinema’s photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Bradenton Drive-In on Nov 21, 2011 at 1:57 pm

This opened from 1947-1988.

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rivest266 commented about Carefree Theatre on Nov 20, 2011 at 1:59 pm

Grand opening ad from November 19th, 1948 has been posted in the photo section for this cinema.

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rivest266 commented about Riviera Theatre on Nov 20, 2011 at 1:01 pm

This opened on December 23rd, 1950. The grand opening ad has been posted here. It had shown adult movies 1974 until it closed in 1985.

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rivest266 commented about Dolphin Theatre on Nov 20, 2011 at 12:51 pm

June 11th, 1971 grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Paramount Theatre on Nov 20, 2011 at 12:04 pm

January 9th, 1927 grand opening ad has been posted here. Admission was $1.50-$2.00 ($18-$25) in today’s money. Palm Beach was an really expensive town at the time.

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rivest266 commented about PGA Cinema 6 on Nov 20, 2011 at 11:54 am

Look like it closed again as of November 20th, 2011.