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rivest266 commented about Doraville Cinema 'N' Drafthouse on Apr 11, 2018 at 3:15 pm

Reopened by Septum as the Saloon ‘n’ Cinema on March 12th, 1982 and closed in 1986 as Cineplex Odeon did not want it.

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rivest266 commented about Roosevelt Drive-In on Apr 11, 2018 at 3:13 pm

Closed 1982

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rivest266 commented about Old Dixie Cinema on Apr 11, 2018 at 3:00 pm

Last listed in 1985 as it was owned by Showman cinemas. May have been opened after, but no ads bought in the newspapers.

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rivest266 commented about Excelsior Theatre on Apr 11, 2018 at 2:52 pm

This reopened as the Excelsior Cinema and Pub on July 16th, 1982 as the article below reports. Excelsior Cinema & PubExcelsior Cinema & Pub · Sat, Jul 10, 1982 – 15 · The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Georgia) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Bankhead Drive-In on Apr 11, 2018 at 2:50 pm

This opened on May 12th, 1950 and closed in 1982. Another ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Film Forum on Apr 11, 2018 at 2:49 pm

And reopened by George Lefort as the Ansley on December 24th, 1982 Ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Regal Tara Cinemas 4 on Apr 11, 2018 at 1:56 pm

2 screens on June 25th, 1975 and 4 screens on November 2nd, 1985

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rivest266 commented about Starlight Six Drive-In on Apr 11, 2018 at 1:50 pm

4 screens on March 27th, 1981. Another ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Greens Corner Theatre on Apr 11, 2018 at 1:49 pm

This opened on July 24th, 1981. No grand opening ad found.

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rivest266 commented about Cine Showcase Cinema on Apr 11, 2018 at 1:44 pm

Closed in 1980 after a crackdown on adult cinemas.

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rivest266 commented about Buckhead Theatre on Apr 11, 2018 at 1:43 pm

This reopened as the Buckhead Cinema ‘N’ Drafthouse on July 18th, 1980. Small ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Film Forum on Apr 11, 2018 at 1:41 pm

Reopening as Bijou on April 6th, 1981. Article below.

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rivest266 commented about Coronet Theater on Apr 11, 2018 at 1:37 pm

Newspaper listings ended in 1981 for both Baronet and Coronet.

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rivest266 commented about Shannon Mall 7 on Apr 10, 2018 at 3:33 pm

This opened on August 1st, 1980. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Plaza Theatre on Apr 10, 2018 at 2:36 pm

Adult movies were shown 1970-1982.

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rivest266 commented about Plaza Theatre on Apr 10, 2018 at 2:29 pm

The Plaza Penthouse was opened on November 1st, 1985. Ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Griffin Cinema 4 on Apr 10, 2018 at 2:15 pm

This opened on December 21st, 1979. Small grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Thunderbird Drive-In on Apr 10, 2018 at 2:13 pm

Taken over by Cobb theatres in 1976 and closed 1979.

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rivest266 commented about Roswell Town Centre on Apr 10, 2018 at 2:10 pm

This opened on December 21st, 1979 by Interstate Theatres (Boston). Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Georgia Twin on Apr 10, 2018 at 1:13 pm

Two screens opening on May 28th, 1976. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Emory Theatre on Apr 10, 2018 at 1:11 pm

closed 1978

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rivest266 commented about Cherokee Theatre on Apr 10, 2018 at 1:10 pm

Closed 1977.

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rivest266 commented about Screening Room on Apr 10, 2018 at 1:09 pm

This opened as Broadview on June 19th, 1970 and its 2nd screen opened on July 14th, 1972, It became the Screening room in 1978.