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rivest266 commented about Oakwood Cinema on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:03 am

This opened on August 4th, 1967 along with the Lakeside Cinema. The grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Cine Royale Theatre on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:00 am

This opened on April 18th, 1968. The grand opening ad has been uploaded in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Skyvue Drive-In on Aug 11, 2011 at 4:47 pm

This opened on March 9th, 1951. Ad is up on the photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Joy's Panorama on Aug 11, 2011 at 4:40 pm

Be careful, There was an Panorama theatre that opened downtown on August 14th, 1953

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rivest266 commented about Tiger Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:36 pm

The November 3rd, 1950 grand opening ad has been uploaded in this theatre’s web page.

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rivest266 commented about St. Bernard Drive-In on Aug 11, 2011 at 11:16 am

This opened on July 1st, 1949. The grand opening ad is in the photo section

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rivest266 commented about Pitt Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 11:08 am

March 23rd 1949 has been uploaded in the photo section of this theatre’s page.

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rivest266 commented about Gallo Theater on Aug 11, 2011 at 9:24 am

June 8th, 1946 grand opening ad had been uploaded to this page.

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rivest266 commented about Delta Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 9:10 am

January 25th, 1946 ad has now uploaded to this page. It was a theatre for whites and blacks.

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rivest266 commented about Fox Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 8:59 am

June 19th, 1945 grand opening ad has been uploaded in the photo section with a picture.

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rivest266 commented about Joy Theater on Aug 11, 2011 at 8:30 am

I uploaded this theatre’s grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Circle Theater on Aug 10, 2011 at 5:53 pm

This opened on September 27th, 1939. An grand opening ad has been uploaded in this theater’s photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Nola Theatre on Aug 10, 2011 at 5:49 pm

This opened on September 24th, 1941. The grand opening ad is in this theatre’s photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Lakeview Theatre on Aug 10, 2011 at 5:45 pm

The grand opening ad from January 28th, 1942 is in this theatre’s photo section

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rivest266 commented about Happy Land Theater on Aug 10, 2011 at 5:42 pm

United opened their Happyland On March 24th, 1940

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rivest266 commented about Globe Theatre on Aug 10, 2011 at 12:44 pm

Grand opening ad from December 24th, 1916 has been uploaded in the photo department of this page.

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rivest266 commented about Del Mar Drive-In on Aug 9, 2011 at 12:10 pm

1964 area of the drive-in http://www.historicaerials.com/aerials.php?scale=2.13663147195033E-05&lat=32.9850046147581&lon=-117.267420653095&year=1964

There was no drive shown on the photo, are you of its location?

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rivest266 commented about Lemon Grove Cinema Dine on Aug 9, 2011 at 8:50 am

Correction, the link povided by CSWalczak states that it closed in 1953.

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rivest266 commented about Lemon Grove Cinema Dine on Aug 9, 2011 at 8:48 am

Picture is at http://www.historicaerials.com/aerials.php?scale=2.88184505225325E-05&lat=32.7392941215329&lon=-117.0549555088&year=1953

It’s gone by 1964.

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rivest266 commented about Ace Drive-In on Aug 9, 2011 at 8:41 am

3615 Grove Street maps properly. An apartment complex now stands on the site

old aerial: http://www.historicaerials.com/aerials.php?scale=1.04200837212108E-05&lat=32.744708&lon=-117.027258&year=1964

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rivest266 commented about Gaslamp 15 on Aug 8, 2011 at 4:14 am

This opened in November 1997

San Diego Union-Tribune, The (CA) – November 6, 1997

Life in the age of the ‘plex Gaslamp 15 looks like a movie house … now if it would just act and sound like one … It is called the Pacific Gaslamp 15 Theater and it has no gas lamps — or Ingrid Bergman in “Gaslight.” But it might be a gas, as Sinatra would say: 73,000 square feet including 15 theaters, with “wall-to-wall” screens up to 30 by 46 feet large, plus raked “stadium” seating, plush red seats, lights shaped like Academy Awards, digital sound and a lobby fit for a train depot — or a “popcorn

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rivest266 commented about Del Rosa Cinemas on Aug 7, 2011 at 2:54 pm

This was one of the Krikorian theatres that was part of the deal with Regal Cinemas in 1996. Question: when did this open?

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rivest266 commented about Santa Paula Drive-In on Aug 7, 2011 at 7:31 am

Aerial photo made in 1967 by USGS

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rivest266 commented about Sky View Drive-In on Aug 7, 2011 at 6:44 am

Photo: 1964 photo from USGS Earth Explorer id: 7LTQ08021-229

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rivest266 commented about Channel Islands Cinema on Aug 7, 2011 at 6:08 am

This opened on February 18th, 1966 with one cinema. 2 screens in 1974 and five on January 13th, 1984.