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kpdennis commented about California Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 1:39 pm

The California as it appeared in 1997:
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kpdennis commented about Skyline Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 10:19 am

Here’s the Skyline in 1989 – a Colorado outpost of Gotham City!
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kpdennis commented about Kiva Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 10:15 am

Here’s the Kiva in 1995. Comparing the 21st century shots, it’s too bad some of the detail of the marquee and building paint accents have been removed since then.
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kpdennis commented about Serf Theatre Hall on Apr 25, 2009 at 10:12 am

The Serf (I always wondered how it got that name)as it appeared in 1995:
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kpdennis commented about Tascosa Drive-In on Apr 25, 2009 at 10:07 am

Here’s the Tascosa in 1994 – closed and falling into ruin. I recall driving through Amarillo a few years later and noticing that the drive-in appeared to have become an RV park. So I’m glad to see it’s been restored and showing movies once again!
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kpdennis commented about Tower Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 1:07 am

The Tower in 1996:
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kpdennis commented about KiMo Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 1:04 am

The Kimo in the early 1990s:
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kpdennis commented about Wareham Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:58 am

The Wareham in 1991:
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kpdennis commented about El Raton Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:54 am

The El Raton plays Adam Sandler’s starring debut in 1995:
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kpdennis commented about Crest Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:52 am

Not the greatest photos, but here’s the Crest in 1989 – with a hit on their hands!
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kpdennis commented about Fox Pavilion on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:50 am

Glad to hear the Fox has been rehabilitated! Here it’s looking a little forlorn in the spring of 1994:
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kpdennis commented about Beacon Drive-In on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:47 am

The Beacon, looking good in spring 1993:
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kpdennis commented about Riviera Drive-In on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:45 am

The Riviera, still open on the weekends in the winter of 1994:
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kpdennis commented about Lyric at the Plaza on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:43 am

The Plaza – falling apart in 1994:
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kpdennis commented about Winchester Drive-In on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:41 am

A couple of shots of the venerable Winchester Drive-In as it prepared for a rehab in 1994:
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kpdennis commented about May Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:39 am

The May as an antique mall in 1994:
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kpdennis commented about Zia Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:37 am

According to the info above, the Zia’s movie days ended in 1995 – which is when this shot was taken:
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kpdennis commented about Redskin Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:35 am

The vanished Redskin as it appeared in 1994 – the top of the marquee has disappeared:
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kpdennis commented about Vogue Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:32 am

The Vogue – taken over by accountants! A shot taken in December 1996:
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kpdennis commented about Sherman Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:30 am

Is the false front still there? Next time I drive into western Kansas, I’ll have to check. Here’s the Sherman in 1989:
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kpdennis commented about Hollywood Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:28 am

And a shot of the Hollywood, waiting for a new tenant:
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kpdennis commented about State Theater on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:27 am

The State was still for sale in 1993 – but it’s now a lawyer’s office!
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kpdennis commented about Redding 4 on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:25 am

It’s actually spelled with only one “R” – should be Reding 4. Here’s a photo from the mid-90s, when a country music live show placed their logo over the “4” in the sign.
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kpdennis commented about Almonte Cinema 6 on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:23 am

For a few years, this was OKC’s highest grossing theater, even though it was located on the economically lesser south side of town. A photo of the Almonte from the mid-1990s:
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kpdennis commented about Booth Theatre on Apr 25, 2009 at 12:21 am

Here’s the Booth in 1997:
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