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Ken Roe commented about Cine Oubri on Feb 18, 2011 at 2:30 pm

The auditorium of the Cine Oubri, photographed in March 2009:
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Front orchestra stalls seating:
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Concession kiosk beside the screen:
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Ken Roe commented about Cine Neerwaya on Feb 18, 2011 at 2:14 pm

A March 2009 photograph inside the auditorium of the Cine Neerwaya:
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Ken Roe commented about Azerbaijan Cinema on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:51 am

A vintage photograph of the Azerbaijan Cinema:
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Current views of the new cinema:
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Ken Roe commented about Nizami Cinema on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:28 am

The Nizami Cinema, photographed in July 2006 while undergoing renovation:
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Ken Roe commented about Alkhadra Cinema on Feb 18, 2011 at 6:53 am

Here is a 2009 photograph of a Tripoli cinema painted green, not sure if it is the Alkhadra (Green) Cinema:
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Ken Roe commented about Odeon Folkestone on Feb 17, 2011 at 5:12 am

A set of vintage photographs of the Odeon in the 1960’s:
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The Odeon photographed in November 1948, playing the Odeon release:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/folkestone2.jpg
Playing the Odeon release in March 1956:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/folkestone3.jpg
Playing the Rank release in May 1971:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/folkestone.jpg

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Ken Roe commented about Odeon Kettering on Feb 16, 2011 at 2:15 pm

The 8-screen Odeon, photographed in May 2003:
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Ken Roe commented about Astra Entertainment Centre on Feb 16, 2011 at 1:21 pm

A vintage photograph taken in 1936 by John Maltby, and now part of the English Heritage Collection:
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Ken Roe commented about Odeon Shirley on Feb 15, 2011 at 10:04 am

A close-up of the entrance in 1935, shortly after opening:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/shirley1.jpg
A vintage photograph of the Odeon Shirley in 1950:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/shirley2.jpg
Playing the Rank release in 1971:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/shirley.jpg

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Ken Roe commented about Crescent Cinema on Feb 14, 2011 at 1:29 pm

The derelict Crescent Cinema, photographed in 1990:
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Ken Roe commented about O2 Academy, Bristol on Feb 13, 2011 at 11:02 am

A vintage photograph from opening week in 1966:
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As a twin in 1981:
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ABC 1 auditorium:
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ABC 2 auditorium:
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Ken Roe commented about Reading Rouse Hill Cinemas on Feb 12, 2011 at 1:21 pm

Photographs I took of the Reading Rouse Hill in March 2010:
Exterior:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5439528182/
Gold Lounge screens' bar area:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5439529700
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5439531922/
Main foyer:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5439536016/
Projection box:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5438931563/

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Ken Roe commented about Reading Auburn on Feb 12, 2011 at 12:26 pm

A photograph I took of the Reading Cinemas Auburn in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5438917095/

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Ken Roe commented about Mecca Theatre on Feb 12, 2011 at 12:17 pm

A photograph I took at midnight, in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5439519412/

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Ken Roe commented about Odeon Manly on Feb 12, 2011 at 12:04 pm

A poster on the front of the current Manly Cinemas, showing the history of the site:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5439514790/

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Ken Roe commented about Manly Cinemas on Feb 12, 2011 at 12:02 pm

A photograph of the Manly Cinemas I took in March 2010:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5438906249/
A poster on the front of the cinemas, showing the history of the site:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kencta/5439514790/

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Ken Roe commented about ABC West Bromwich on Feb 10, 2011 at 6:58 am

The Tower Cinema, photographed in its opening week December 1935:
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As an ABC/EMI Bingo Club, on a snowy day in April 1969:
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Ken Roe commented about Odeon Lancing on Feb 9, 2011 at 2:06 pm

Photographed as the Odeon in 1934, and a recent photograph:
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Ken Roe commented about Gaumont Finsbury Park on Feb 9, 2011 at 10:56 am

A vintage view showing part of the Stroud Green Road facade, in use in the early-1960’s as the Majestic Ballroom:
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Ken Roe commented about Gaumont Finchley on Feb 9, 2011 at 9:13 am

A vintage photograph of the Gaumont Finchley auditorium, possibly dating from its opening in July 1937:
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Ken Roe commented about Classic Hereford on Feb 8, 2011 at 4:04 pm

A vintage photograph of the Odeon in September 1940, playing the Gaumont release:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/hereford.jpg
Playing the Rank release in 1971:
http://www.mawgrim.co.uk/cavalcade/hereford1.jpg

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Ken Roe commented about Capitol Cinema on Feb 8, 2011 at 10:56 am

A vintage photograph of the Capitol Cinema in 1946:
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Ken Roe commented about ABC Hanley on Feb 8, 2011 at 10:10 am

The disused ABC in August 2006:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/ianb57/205914553/
Foyer & bar area at opening in August 1963:
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Auditorium at its opening in August 1963:
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Same day, with the cleaners lights on:
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Demolition begins at the end of August 2007:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/efsb/1304451250/
Demolition completed in February 2008:
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Ken Roe commented about Oude Luxor Theater on Feb 8, 2011 at 7:21 am

The Oude Luxor Theater, photographed in June 2006:
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Main foyer & ticket hall:
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Upstairs foyer:
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Auditorium:
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Ken Roe commented about Pathe Schouwburgplein on Feb 8, 2011 at 6:06 am

The Pathe Schouwburgplein, photographed in February 2004:
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Photographed at night:
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