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rivest266 commented about Tower Theater on Oct 16, 2011 at 12:35 pm

This opened on December 20th, 1926. Ad posted in this theatre’s photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Tivoli Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 12:32 pm

This opened as a playhouse on January 31st, 1927. Ad being posted here.

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rivest266 commented about AMC South Dade 8 on Oct 16, 2011 at 11:36 am

This opened on July 19th, 1985. No grand opening appeared in the newspaper.

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rivest266 commented about Southland Mall Stadium 16 on Oct 16, 2011 at 11:15 am

General Cinemas' Cutler Ridge Cinema was built in the mall. The mall was renamed Southland.

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rivest266 commented about Palm Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 10:59 am

That is the only drive-in that goes under three names at the same time!.

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rivest266 commented about Ritz Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 10:07 am

This was owned by Wometco. Their Afro-American theatres did not appear in the Wometco listings.

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rivest266 commented about Regal Palace 18 on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:45 am

Regal sold it to Miami Cinemas in 2009. Web: http://miamicinemas.net/default.html

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rivest266 commented about Paramount Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:31 am

This was renamed Paramount on December 10th, 1931. Ad uploaded in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Paramount Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:24 am

Grand opening ad uploaded here.

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rivest266 commented about Palm Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:22 am

If you read the ad, this was the east entrance to the 22nd Av. Drive-In, listed elsewhere. That east entrance was also known as Lib-City Drive-in.

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rivest266 commented about North Dade Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:54 am

Aerial photo and the grand opening ad posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Omni 10 on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:39 am

March 23rd, 1977 grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Miller Square Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:06 am

I uploaded the grand opening ad here.

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rivest266 commented about Miami Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:54 am

April 18th, 1947 grand opening ad had been posted in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Miami Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:51 am

This opened on February 18th, 1938. I uploaded the grand opening ad and an reprocessed USGS aerial from 1969 here.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Mall of the Americas 14 on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:34 am

Grand opening ad from November 25th, 1988 has been posted in the photo section for this theatre.

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rivest266 commented about Kendale Lakes Triple on Oct 15, 2011 at 5:05 pm

This opened on December 21st, 1977. It is located in South Dade City at 7740 SW 88th St.

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rivest266 commented about Embassy Theatre on Oct 15, 2011 at 4:08 pm

This opened on December 29th, 1947. Grand opening ad posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Carver Theatre on Oct 15, 2011 at 2:59 pm

This opened on March 9th, 1940. Its ad posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Cinema 90 6 on Oct 15, 2011 at 10:58 am

This was built as a twin in the late 1970’s by MCM Theatres of Leesburg,FL. Four cinemas in the early 1980’s.

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rivest266 commented about Carmike 4 on Oct 9, 2011 at 3:35 am

This was opened by AMC on August 20th, 1976. Its grand opening ad has been posted at the photo section of this theatre.

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rivest266 commented about Martin Theatre on Oct 9, 2011 at 2:15 am

This opened on November 21st, 1936. 10 out of 12 pages in that’s day newspaper had something about the Ritz.

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rivest266 commented about Rivoli Theater on Oct 8, 2011 at 11:23 am

Grand opening ad for the Rivoli, which opened on January 15th, 1940, has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Penn Theatre on Oct 8, 2011 at 10:39 am

This opened on November 20th, 1933. Very small ad uploaded here.

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rivest266 commented about Strand Theater on Oct 8, 2011 at 10:13 am

This was renamed Warner on August 15th, 1930. Grand opening ad in the photo section