New 400 Theaters

6746 N. Sheridan Road,
Chicago, IL 60626

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Life's Too Short
Life's Too Short on August 22, 2006 at 3:57 pm

See comments on the Norshore Theatre Paul.

Also, I think the building remained a single auditorium until the 90’s. I went there a few times late 80’s / early 90’s. It looked like they started to twin it, then ran out of money and continued to operate while everything was in shambles. There were holes punched for the second projection booth for instance. It made the Plaza Theatre on Devon look like the Uptown!

Paul Fortini
Paul Fortini on February 8, 2006 at 3:01 am

The description above for this theatre should be changed. The Adelphi has been demolished so now the Village North is the only movie theatre left in Rogers Park.

Also, a few years ago, there was a proposal to build a new multi-plex across from the CTA’s Howard Street L Stop (Red Line). Anybody know whatever became of that plan?

dteilers on January 29, 2006 at 1:48 pm

In the late ‘70s I saw the cult film Rock-n-Roll High School starring the Ramones. As a kid growing up on the westside it was my first time in Rogers Park.

Lost Memory
Lost Memory on August 26, 2005 at 4:28 pm

This is an article about the Village North Theater nicknamed the “Ghettoplex”. The article isn’t dated but it appears to be a few years old.

RickB on April 2, 2005 at 9:26 am

“The Four Hundred” is an old term for the highest of high society. That’s probably what the namers were going for.

msd01 on November 27, 2004 at 10:13 pm

Anyone know why it was called the 400?

MovieMan26 on March 2, 2004 at 4:57 pm

This cinema was called the 400 up until 1996 when the
village theater purchased it.