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rivest266 commented about Mini-Cinema 16 on Jan 19, 2018 at 5:58 pm

Opening announcement:

Found on Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Le Rivières 1 & 2 on Jan 14, 2018 at 12:42 pm

Opened by Famous Player’s Cinémas Unis

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rivest266 commented about Salle J. Antonio-Thompson on Jan 14, 2018 at 12:15 pm

5-page newspaper grand opening ad at

http://collections.banq.qc.ca/ark:/52327/3205748

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rivest266 commented about Mile-Hi Drive-In on Jan 13, 2018 at 3:40 pm

This opened as Skyline Drive-In on April 23rd, 1949.

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rivest266 commented about Rex Theatre on Jan 13, 2018 at 2:35 pm

This reopened as the Rex theatre on November 3rd, 1925. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Rialto Theatre on Jan 13, 2018 at 1:09 pm

Reopened as Rialto on October 17th, 1922. article:

Found on Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Cinema Theater on Jan 13, 2018 at 12:23 pm

Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Morris Plains Drive-In on Jan 12, 2018 at 5:42 pm

This opened on April 8th, 1948. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Ironbound Theatre on Jan 12, 2018 at 4:22 pm

Reopened as Pic on October 16th, 1946. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Classic Rushmore 7 on Jan 12, 2018 at 3:06 pm

This opened in the early 1990’s as Rushmore 7 by Carmike Cinemas. It was taken over by AMC in 2016 and renamed AMC Classic Rushmore 7 in 2017. Awaiting digital newspaper archives for the era.

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rivest266 commented about Pines Drive-In on Jan 12, 2018 at 3:04 pm

Last season: 1986.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Rapid City 10 on Jan 12, 2018 at 3:03 pm

This opened as Carmike 7 on September 30th, 1988 by Carmike Cinemas and expanded to 10 screens in 2006. It was taken over by AMC Theatres in 2016 and renamed AMC Rapid City early in 2017. The opening of this cinema forced the Northgate and Rushmore cinemas to close down. I have uploaded the grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Starlite Drive-In on Jan 12, 2018 at 2:56 pm

Listings ended in 1975 for this drive-in.

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rivest266 commented about Rushmore Cinema 3 on Jan 12, 2018 at 2:54 pm

Full page ad for this theatre and the Roxy Mini:

Found on Newspapers.com

Also the Roxy Mini closed later in 1979.

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rivest266 commented about Stargate Twin Theater on Jan 11, 2018 at 4:37 pm

The mall pitched in…

Found on Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Stargate Twin Theater on Jan 11, 2018 at 4:35 pm

Full page ad from August 23rd, 1973

Found on Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Rapid Theatre on Jan 11, 2018 at 4:22 pm

This reopened on November 10th, 1960 as Rapid with “Ben Hur”. Both grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Sioux Drive-In on Jan 11, 2018 at 4:14 pm

This ad appeared on the 8th. I uploaded the ad (Similar design but larger) from the 9th.

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rivest266 commented about Pines Drive-In on Jan 11, 2018 at 4:09 pm

This opened as the Rapids Drive-In on July 31st, 1952 and closed down at the end of the 1957 season. It reopened as the Pines Drive-In on March 31st, 1961. Both grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Starlite Drive-In on Jan 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm

This opened on October 1st, 1948 as the first drive-in in town. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about State Theatre on Jan 10, 2018 at 6:11 pm

Grand opening ad in the photo section already posted.

Found on Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Elks Theatre on Jan 10, 2018 at 4:47 pm

This opened on June 6th, 1912 according to this clipping.

Found on Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Wyo Theater on Jan 8, 2018 at 6:17 pm

Closed as a cinema in 2017.

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rivest266 commented about Soo Theatre on Jan 3, 2018 at 3:13 pm

This has closed down in 2017 as showtimes are not list at the Landmark website or elsewhere.

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rivest266 commented about Star Theatre on Dec 31, 2017 at 5:32 pm

Closed? http://www.newstartheatre.com/ is no longer working as well as its facebook page not being updated since late 2016.