Picture Theatre

545 S. Main Street,
Los Angeles, CA 90013

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kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on November 12, 2008 at 5:18 pm

On April 17, 1910, the LA Times announced that the Picture Theater, directly across from the Burbank on Main Street, would show, for three days only, the sensational moving picture “Roosevelt in Africa”.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on May 14, 2007 at 6:00 am

Here is an ad from 1923 that vokoban posted on the Republic theater page. It’s interesting as it neatly lays out the theaters in the downtown area at the time. Kudos to vokoban for this discovery:
http://tinyurl.com/2uxqdl

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on December 22, 2005 at 2:13 am

The Picture Theatre at this address was still operating in 1923. It is among the Main Street theatres listed in a Paramount ad from September 2nd of that year. The list is posted in a comment by vokoban on the Optic Theatre page.