AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13 with IMAX

1998 Broadway,
New York, NY 10023

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optimist008 on August 28, 2013 at 9:46 pm

Are they still handing out invites outside this theater for test screenings???

Have not seen them lately

Thanks Much

moviebuff82 on August 28, 2013 at 9:04 pm

I like it too….amc should do that for all of its thetaers.

PreciousJones on August 28, 2013 at 9:01 pm

I absolutely LOVE the reserved seating policy. Anyone complaining about it is a fool. Plan ahead, make good choices. Wouldn’t you rather make a decision ahead of time on your seat selection rather than wait 6+ hours for a blockbuster opening?

moviebuff82 on June 28, 2013 at 6:08 pm

I like real imax better than digital. ..the aspect ratio is taller.

celboy on June 28, 2013 at 3:11 pm

sorry for repost—-it appears it will

celboy on June 28, 2013 at 3:05 pm

Does anyone know if Pacific Rim Imax will run here or will it stay “Kryptonian”?

bigjoe59 on June 9, 2013 at 10:21 pm


i wonder if anyone especially the theater’s management has realized that the info on the plaques next to the auditoriums entrances aren’t always? for instance the plaque for the Loew’s Capitol says it was torn down at the end of 1967. so i wonder how i saw “2001: A Space Odyssey” in its original Cinerama roadshow engagement at the Capitol the last week of April 1968? i am highly surprised even shocked to a certain degree that the plaques weren’t fact checked before they were put up.

moviebuff82 on June 9, 2013 at 9:46 pm

What movie was it hdtv267?

hdtv267 on June 9, 2013 at 9:45 pm

Normally I visit this venue for the IMAX experience. But sometimes a particular movie will get me here, as it doesn’t open in my region for quite some time.

This past Saturday 6/8/13 saw me visit and have a screening in the downstairs “Canal” while oddly configured, was a comfortable, big screen and well presented.

One of the things I get a kick of here is actually the commercials. Between the real estate agent, camps and I was surprised to see a spot for “Book of Mormon”

Enjoyable overall experience at this spot.

mhvbear on May 20, 2013 at 2:32 pm

Saturday afternoon went to see ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ on the IMAX screen. It was a wonderful experience. Loved the reserved seats. I purchased my tickets a few days in advance and was able to get my favorite seats in the theater. I prefer sitting in row M which is the back row where my line of site is about half way up the screen. I have to say 70mmIMAX is way ahead of the current D-IMAX. I am glad that AMC seems to be keeping this a 70mm film theater. I did notice that AMC is selling all the tickets for a 3D presentation where Loews used to hold back the 4 seats on the left and right sides of the theater. If you notice those seats are a different color.

moviebuff82 on April 28, 2013 at 11:13 pm

Its also the same at the amc garden state imax

LLNYRN on April 28, 2013 at 11:11 pm

I love this theater. But in seeing “OBLIVION” this morning, I had to experience the “RESERVED SEATING” policy for the first time. This is a disastrous policy in my book.

It not only wastes time at the ticket booth, but it doesn’t take into account that many patrons may have “sight line” issues when it comes to seating. Especially if the film is in 3D. And it takes away choice in regards to where people (especially those who come in early) prefer to comfortably sit.

This isn’t a Broadway musical or concert we’re talking about.

I shot off an email and a FACEBOOK rant to AMC and the theater regarding this absolutely stupid policy.

Otherwise, “OBLIVION” was stunning to see in IMAX. But with all the other big summer releases making their way, unless you pre-plan and know EXACTLY where you want to sit, good luck enjoying this theater’s new IMAX seating policy.

HowardBHaas on March 26, 2013 at 10:44 pm

I’ve posted the Loews auditorium original screen size in the Intro above.

celboy on March 1, 2013 at 5:46 am

Thank you. It was a very impressive display. Another reason this theatre gets the respect it does.

hdtv267 on February 28, 2013 at 12:55 pm

oh I found the link with the photo I referenced.

hdtv267 on February 28, 2013 at 9:55 am

No, it’s film. That’s why the run’s been so long. I recall a photo taken of the 99 boxes of IMAX film needed to run it.

celboy on February 28, 2013 at 5:39 am

I finally saw Hobbit here on its last night. About a 10 week run…..pretty rare in these times.Maybe 20 people. I’m pretty sure it was digital—-not an ounce of dirt anywhere.You have to be a giraffe to see what the projector is.

moviebuff82 on February 14, 2013 at 8:09 pm

When did Lincoln Square do reserved seating for IMAX? This idea, which AMC is also using for its highest grossing theaters in the tri-state area and beyond, is great. As for Oz 3D imax, that will be only digital 3d standard and 2d. Is Die Hard imax playing today?

hdtv267 on February 14, 2013 at 4:29 pm

Well not sure about Star Trek, but looks like “Jack the Giant Slayer” is slaying them already the opening weekend as shows are already sold out in the reserved seating IMAX venue.

Odd, I presumed they’d get the IMAX 3D OZ ( well wishful thinking) opening a week later. Well still great to see one of the 2 movies I’m really excited for playing in this great theatre.

celboy on February 6, 2013 at 6:38 am

I hope Star Trek Imax comes here.

moviebuff82 on January 10, 2013 at 8:43 pm

What are the specs for the Loews house? Is it still the same as it was when it first opened, but with a digital 4k projector?

Edward Havens
Edward Havens on December 26, 2012 at 4:43 am

Current seating for all theatres is 3,864. The IMAX house is still 15/70 film. Saw Zero Dark Thirty in the Loews house last Thursday. Still a treat to sit in a real balcony.

hdtv267 on December 14, 2012 at 10:44 pm

I think this member was looking for someone to give him a more definitive answer.