Photos favorited by Bill Huelbig

  • <p>November 2002</p>
  • <p>08 – As one of the earliest cinemas built with 2 auditoriums, Abraham W. Geller, the architect, drew up this cut-away view in 1962 showing how he configured the two cinemas into a relatively small urban lot that was only 75' wide by 102' deep. The drawing was intended for architectural and movie exhibition trade publications.</p>
  • <p>06 – Cinema I upper lounge area, 1962</p>
  • <p>15 – The smaller Cinema II auditorium, 291 seats, the night before renovations begin in 1988.</p>
  • <p>02 – Exterior Arcade 1962</p>
  • <p>01 – Exterior 1965</p>
  • <p>The last feature to play in 70mm at Loew’s Astor Plaza was this engagement of “2001” in December 2001.</p>
  • <p>Photo by Dennis Zimmerman.</p>
  • <p>Photo by Dennis Zimmerman.</p>
  • <p>Photo by Dennis Zimmerman</p>
  • <p>Photo by Dennis Zimmerman</p>
  • <p>Photo by Dennis Zimmerman</p>
  • <p>This is how it looks INSIDE!</p>
  • <p>Photo by Howard B. Haas of Philadelphia</p>