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rivest266 commented about Colonial Theater on Jan 21, 2017 at 5:24 pm

Also, the grand opening ad is in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Colonial Theater on Jan 21, 2017 at 4:13 pm

This opened on March 12th, 1910 according to this newspaper article

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rivest266 commented about Woodbury 10 Theatre on Jan 21, 2017 at 12:21 pm

This opened on November 19th, 1993. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Oakdale UltraScreen Cinema on Jan 20, 2017 at 6:03 pm

This opened on May 19th, 2000, a week before the Carmike Stadium opened. No grand opening ad appeared in the Star-Tribune, but a free popcorn event was held on the weekend of June 2nd, 2000.

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rivest266 commented about Carmike Oakdale Stadium 20 on Jan 20, 2017 at 5:44 pm

This opened on May 26th, 2000. Carmike did not buy a grand opening ad for this cinema in the Star-Tribune.

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rivest266 commented about White Bear Township 17 Theatre on Jan 20, 2017 at 5:21 pm

The first 5 screens opened on June 16th, 1995. No grand opening ad appeared in the Star Tribuine.

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rivest266 commented about Las Vegas Cinema on Jan 19, 2017 at 8:07 pm

May 5th, 1972 grand opening ad as Las Vegas in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Las Vegas Cinema on Jan 19, 2017 at 6:59 pm

The owner of the Las Vegas was Stephen Balint, Drive-In 54 according to this:

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rivest266 commented about Faust Theater on Jan 19, 2017 at 5:55 pm

Last day of performances as a adult cinema did not go well.

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Adult theatre policy started on March 26th, 1971.

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rivest266 commented about Pavilion at Crossroads on Jan 19, 2017 at 5:20 pm

This opened on November 15th, 1985. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Roseville 4 Theatre on Jan 19, 2017 at 5:07 pm

This opened on November 22nd, 1974. Grand opening ad in the photo section

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rivest266 commented about AMC Rosedale 14 on Jan 19, 2017 at 4:50 pm

This opened on December 8th, 2006. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Rose Drive-In on Jan 19, 2017 at 4:34 pm

This opened on June 24th, 1948. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Har-Mar 11 Cinemas on Jan 18, 2017 at 7:49 pm

This opened on September 16th, 1970 and the largest auditorium split, opening on October 21st, 1977. The 8-screen extension opened on December 18th, 1981 and closed down in December 2006. The 1970 and 1981 grand opening ads can be found in the photo section for this cinema. The Har-Mar name came from the builders, HARold and MARy.

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rivest266 commented about Wynnsong 15 on Jan 18, 2017 at 7:19 pm

3D Google Earth model

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rivest266 commented about Wynnsong 15 on Jan 18, 2017 at 7:18 pm

This opened on May 19th, 1999 by Carmike Cinemas and taken over by AMC Theatres in 2016. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Maple Leaf Drive-In on Jan 18, 2017 at 6:55 pm

The July 29th, 1959 grand opening ad can be found in the photo section for this drive-in. Last season according to the Star-Tribune was in 1993.

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rivest266 commented about Signal Hills 5 Cinema on Jan 18, 2017 at 6:20 pm

This opened on October 22nd, 1982. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Cina 5 Theatres on Jan 18, 2017 at 5:46 pm

This opened on December 22nd,1972 along with the Trail 4 theatre. Grand opening ad for both cinemas in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Rosemount Theater on Jan 18, 2017 at 5:39 pm

This opened on September 30th, 1994. No grand opening ad appeared in the Star Tribune.

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rivest266 commented about Lakeville 21 Theatre on Jan 17, 2017 at 7:07 pm

This opened on January 16th, 1999 with 10 screens and expanded to 18 screens on February 13th, 1999 and to 21 screens including the Muller Monster Screen in 2006. The grand opening ad can be found in the photo section, which is hard to read or below at

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rivest266 commented about Eagan Cinema 9 on Jan 17, 2017 at 6:34 pm

This opened on November 18th, 1994. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Regal Cinemas 16 on Jan 17, 2017 at 6:28 pm

Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about UA Movies 5-8 at Burnsville on Jan 17, 2017 at 5:53 pm

The four screens in the mall opened on October 26th, 1977 and four more screens outside the mall opened on June 17th, 1983. Both grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Trail 4 on Jan 17, 2017 at 5:30 pm

This and the Cina 4 both opened on December 22nd, 1972. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.