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tone10029 commented about East 86th Street Cinemas on Oct 2, 2014 at 6:06 pm

I remember when this theatre was just one screen in the mid seventies.Great theatre.I saw a number of big movies there when I was growing up in the city,including Moonraker,Poltergiest,Jaws3-D, and Scarface.

tone10029 commented about Rivoli Theatre on Aug 22, 2012 at 12:29 am

I was 8 years old during the summer of 1975 and my father took me to see “Jaws"at this fantastic theatre.I remember that it was big inside.Never saw another movie there again.

tone10029 commented about RKO 86th Street Theatre on Aug 5, 2012 at 2:14 am

This was a really cool “twin "theatre.It was there for a long time.In the summer of 1978,my two older brothers,some little league freinds and myself saw"Jaws 2"on its opening weekend.I remember the police were there to help control the crowd.I also saw "Alien”,“Gremlins”,“Superman III”,and “The Untouchables"at this great theatre.

tone10029 commented about Loew's Orpheum Theatre on Aug 5, 2012 at 1:55 am

Great photo!I was 11 years old when my folks took me to see “Superman The Movie"at this great theatre.It’s one of my best memories of being a kid in NYC during the 70s and 80s.Saw some other classic films there too,including"The Empire Strikes Back”,“Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom”,“Aliens”,“King Kong 76” and “Top Gun”.At the 3rd.Ave.side of the theatre ,I saw “Prophecy”,“Stir Crazy”,“Superman II”,and “Beetlejuice”.I miss the way this theatre used to be.