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rivest266 commented about Park Theatre on Aug 8, 2016 at 3:36 pm

April 6th, 1966 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Orpheum Theatre on Aug 8, 2016 at 2:31 pm

Feb 15th, 1926 grand opening ad in photo section

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rivest266 commented about New Beverly Cinema on Aug 8, 2016 at 2:51 am

Timeline for this cinema.

February 8th, 1950 opened as New Globe. It was opened as a nightclub before.

1951 stopped showing movies

September 13th, 1963 reopened as New Yorker

June 11th, 1964 reopened as Europa, which had shown soviet movies.

1969 adult movies are shown

February 11th, 1970 reopened as Eros

February 1971 renamed Beverly Cinema

August 2nd, 1972 renamed New Beverly

August 1977 the LA Times stopped showing adult movie ads

May 5th, 1978 stopped showing adult movies

2010’s continues to show 35mm movies.

Grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Paramount Theatre on Aug 8, 2016 at 1:54 am

January 26th, 1923 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Mayan on Aug 8, 2016 at 1:41 am

August 15th, 1927 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Grand opening ad on Aug 8, 2016 at 1:39 am

March 14th, 1969.

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rivest266 commented about Rave Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 15 on Aug 7, 2016 at 8:29 am

July 12th, 1995 grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Pacific Theatres at The Grove on Aug 7, 2016 at 8:09 am

March 15th, 2002 grand opening ad for the Grove and the ArcLight

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rivest266 commented about Regent Showcase Theater on Aug 7, 2016 at 7:58 am

February 9th, 1938 and October 11, 1985 grand opening ads in the photo section.

Cineplex Odeon bought out many single-screen theatres in the 1980’s in Canada and named them Showcase.

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rivest266 commented about 4 Star Theatre on Aug 7, 2016 at 7:45 am

This opened on November 29th, 1933. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section for this theatre.

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rivest266 commented about Fox Figueroa Theatre on Aug 7, 2016 at 7:06 am

November 23rd, 1925 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Fairfax Cinemas on Aug 7, 2016 at 7:03 am

1930 and 2001 grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Beverly Center 13 Cinemas on Aug 6, 2016 at 3:51 pm

July 16th, 1982 grand opening ad as well as the March 20th, 1987 expansion. This is the first theatre for Cineplex in the USA, having built cineplexes in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Winnipeg etc. Cineplex became Cineplex Odeon after the merger with Canadian Odeon theatres.

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rivest266 commented about Baldwin Theatre on Aug 6, 2016 at 3:41 pm

Aug 10, 1949 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Toho La Brea Theatre on Aug 6, 2016 at 3:37 pm

December 25th, 1959 grand opening ad as Art La Brea in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Valencia Town Center 10 on Aug 6, 2016 at 3:28 pm

This opened on September 25th, 1992. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Mann Valencia 10 on Aug 6, 2016 at 3:23 pm

April 10th, 1981 grand opening ad in the photo section. It opened with six screens and expanded to 10 screens in December 1983.

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rivest266 commented about Edwards Canyon Country 10 on Aug 6, 2016 at 2:49 pm

Also the 13th ad is now up as well.

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rivest266 commented about Edwards Canyon Country 10 on Aug 6, 2016 at 2:46 pm

November 6th, 1998 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about UA Warner Center on Aug 6, 2016 at 2:40 pm

This opened on December 15th, 1978. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Regency Plant 16 Theatres on Aug 6, 2016 at 1:32 pm

This opened on January 15th, 1999. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about GCC Sherman Oaks 1 & 2 on Aug 6, 2016 at 12:56 pm

March 17th, 1978 grand opening ad for cinemas III IV V in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Pacific Sherman Oaks 5 on Aug 6, 2016 at 12:44 pm

December 15th, 1995 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Pacific 4 on Aug 6, 2016 at 12:26 pm

This opened on December 5th, 1980. Grand opening ad in photo section posted by someone else.

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rivest266 commented about Reseda Drive-In on Aug 6, 2016 at 12:07 pm

From a newspaper in Van Nuys. LA Times ad rates are too expensive.