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rivest266 commented about Fox Westroads on Dec 7, 2011 at 4:55 pm

Also it was twinned on May 27th, 1977. The price they had to pay is they didn’t get Star Wars.

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rivest266 commented about Fox Westroads on Dec 7, 2011 at 4:33 pm

Had a look, AMC took it over in December 1983 and renamed it Westroads 2. Later on, the Six West was renamed Westroads 6. Dickinson never placed its name in the newspaper ads for the Fox.

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rivest266 commented about Golden Spike Drive-In on Dec 7, 2011 at 4:31 pm

This opened on August 22nd, 1952. I posted an ad here.

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rivest266 commented about Orchard 4 Cinema on Dec 7, 2011 at 4:28 pm

This opened on July 23rd, 1982. Chuck, It opened as a Commonwealth, which was bought out in 1987 by United Artists.

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rivest266 commented about Millard Cinema 4 on Dec 7, 2011 at 4:26 pm

This opened on March 25th, 1983.

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rivest266 commented about Q-Cinema 9 on Dec 7, 2011 at 2:10 pm

It is called Q cinema not O.
This entry needs to be fixed.

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rivest266 commented about Q-Cinema 9 on Dec 7, 2011 at 2:07 pm

This opened on June 28th, 1972. I posted an pre-grand opening ad here.

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rivest266 commented about Maplewood Twin Cinema on Dec 6, 2011 at 4:52 pm

This opened as Jerry Lewis on November 9th, 1972 and renamed Maplewood in 1973. Grand opening ad with picture posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Indian Hills Theater on Dec 6, 2011 at 4:45 pm

Both grand opening ads has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Fox Westroads on Dec 6, 2011 at 4:43 pm

Around 1984 this theatre was taken over by AMC and renamed Westroads 2 and the Six West renamed Westroads 6

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rivest266 commented about Cinema Center on Dec 6, 2011 at 4:40 pm

This opened on December 23rd 1967. 2 screens on June 29th, 1969 3 screens on June 11th, 1976 4 screens on June 18th, 1976

the 1967, 1969 and 1976 grand openings ad has been uploaded here.

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rivest266 commented about Admiral Theater on Dec 6, 2011 at 4:13 pm

Crossroads Twin and Admiral Twin grand opening ad from November 16th, 1976 I enclosed the joint grand opening ad here in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Q-Twin Drive-In on Dec 4, 2011 at 10:41 pm

This opened on July 1st, 1961. The grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about 76 West Dodge Drive-In on Dec 4, 2011 at 10:38 pm

This opened as Drive-In on May 25th, 1948 In 1949 it was renamed West Dodge Drive-in and renamed 76 West Dodge Drive-In in 1952. The 1948 grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Fox Westroads on Dec 4, 2011 at 10:33 pm

Grand opening ad from November 12th, 1967 has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Rose Blumkin Performing Arts Center on Dec 4, 2011 at 10:26 pm

Also uploaded the June 15th, 1962 grand opening ad as Astro

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rivest266 commented about Cooper 70 on Dec 4, 2011 at 5:07 pm

Posted the Moon ad from August 31st, 1919 and Cooper 70 ads.

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rivest266 commented about 40th Street Theatre on Dec 4, 2011 at 1:23 pm

This opened as Winn on October 5th, 1930 and reopened as 40th St. on November 11th, 1944. I have posted both grand opening ads here.

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rivest266 commented about Chief Theater on Dec 4, 2011 at 1:18 pm

This opened on April 5th, 1947. An grand opening ad with an small picture has been posted.

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rivest266 commented about Admiral Theater on Dec 4, 2011 at 1:11 pm

February 4th, 1942 grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Omaha Theater on Dec 4, 2011 at 11:03 am

February 20th, 1935 grand opening ad as Omaha has been posted here

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rivest266 commented about Omaha Theater on Dec 4, 2011 at 9:46 am

April 15th, 1922 grand opening ad as World has been posted here

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rivest266 commented about State Theater on Dec 4, 2011 at 9:43 am

I have uploaded the grand opening ad as Sun from November 30th, 1916 and as State from September 14th, 1929 as well as a picture of the Sun.

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rivest266 commented about Rose Blumkin Performing Arts Center on Dec 4, 2011 at 9:37 am

I have uploaded the grand opening ads for the Riviera from March 26th, 1927 and as Paramount on May 9th, 1929.

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rivest266 commented about Rialto Theater on Dec 4, 2011 at 8:00 am

This opened on May 29th, 1918 by A. H. Blank. I have posted the grand opening ad here.