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rivest266 commented about AMC Classic Provo 12 on Sep 18, 2018 at 12:38 pm

This opened on July 11th, 1997. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Cinema City Movies 12 on Sep 17, 2018 at 9:59 pm

This opened on May 17th, 1996 by Cinemark Theatres. This theatre has the same design as Movies 12 in Laredo, TX. Still wearing the old Cinemark logo in neon.

Cinemark Movies 12 openingCinemark Movies 12 opening Fri, May 17, 1996 – 36 · Edmonton Journal (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about University Mall Twin Theatres on Sep 15, 2018 at 5:02 pm

8 more theatres opened on December 18th, 1987 by Cineplex Odeon, who also opened three new cinemas in Toronto and one each in Montreal, Edmonton AB, Jersey City NJ, Washington DC, Rocky Mount NC all on the same day. The 1974 twin cinemas closed down in 1990.

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rivest266 commented about Cinemark American Fork on Sep 15, 2018 at 4:56 pm

Slight correction. It opened on November 25th, 2003. ad below: Cinemark at American ForkCinemark at American Fork Tue, Nov 25, 2003 – 14 · The Daily Herald (Provo, Utah) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Stadium Cinemas on Sep 15, 2018 at 8:37 am

This opened on April 21st, 2001. Grand opening ad posted

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rivest266 commented about Stadium Cinemas on Sep 15, 2018 at 8:36 am

Correction: April 21st, 2000

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rivest266 commented about Cinemark 16 on Sep 15, 2018 at 8:24 am

Grand opening ad posted

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rivest266 commented about Twin Drive-In on Sep 14, 2018 at 11:05 pm

This opened on October 2nd, 1970. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Westmount 4 (Famous Players) on Sep 14, 2018 at 10:55 pm

Correction February 27th, 2011

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rivest266 commented about Towne Cinema Centre on Sep 13, 2018 at 11:37 pm

This opened on November 5th, 1969 and reopened with 3 cinemas on September 21st, 1984 and closed in 1985. Grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Sword & Shield Cinema Centre on Sep 13, 2018 at 11:32 pm

This opened on February 11th, 1983 with subrun movies. Later taken over by Landmark Theatres (Canada). Sword and the Shield cinema openingSword and the Shield cinema opening Fri, Feb 11, 1983 – 31 · Edmonton Journal (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) · Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Gateway 8 Cinemas on Sep 13, 2018 at 11:25 pm

This opened on December 13th, 1985. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Cinéma Lumière on Sep 13, 2018 at 10:24 am

This reopened as Boite a Films on August 5th, 1977 after being closed in 1970.

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rivest266 commented about Capitol Theatre on Sep 13, 2018 at 8:42 am
  • Ce théâtre a ouvert ses portes sous le nom de théâtre Auditorium et est devenu le théâtre Capitol le 27 juillet 1930, devenant ainsi le premier théâtre d’Amérique du Nord à présenter un film parlant en français. annonce publiée

  • This opened as the Auditorium theatre and became the Capitol theatre on July 27th, 1930 becoming the first theatre in North America to show a talking movie in French. ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Cinéma de Paris on Sep 13, 2018 at 7:56 am
  • 11 décembre 1948 annonce de la grande ouverture affichée dans la section photo.

  • December 11th, 1948 grand opening ad posted in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Cinema de Paris on Sep 13, 2018 at 7:53 am

When this was taken both Cinema de Paris in Montreal and Quebec were showing movies in English.

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rivest266 commented about Cinéma Lumière on Sep 13, 2018 at 7:28 am
  • Cela a ouvert le 26 mars 1948. Annonce inaugurale publiée.

  • This opened on March 26th, 1948. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Princess Theatre on Sep 12, 2018 at 10:52 pm

Reopened as Klondike on December 24th, 1971. ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Studio 82 Cinema on Sep 12, 2018 at 10:32 pm

This opened as the Palace theatre on April 18th, 1952 and became the Studio theatre on December 31st, 1964. Later on, it was with Canadian theatres and Canadian Odeon theatres. Adult movies from the 1970’s until it closed in 1984. Grand opening ads posted in the photo section. Palace theatre openingPalace theatre opening Fri, Apr 18, 1952 – 10 · Edmonton Journal (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) · Newspapers.com