Luxor Theater

264 Market Street,
Newark, NJ 07102

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Started as a neighborhood second run house, became a foreign language (mainly Polish) house in the late Fifties, ended its days as a porno house called Luxor Follies in the late Sixties. Demolished to make way for the Gateway Newark office complex.

Contributed by jim thatcher

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RobertR
RobertR on March 24, 2005 at 7:06 am

WOW Newark sure had a lot of theatres in it’s day.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on March 24, 2005 at 7:20 am

There were 48 theatres listed in the 1941 edition of Film Daily Yearbook for Newark.

teecee
teecee on September 18, 2005 at 8:31 am

Listed as a Negro Theater in the 1951 FDY.

Matthew Prigge
Matthew Prigge on November 12, 2012 at 9:11 pm

If anyone has any stories about going to/ working at this threatre in its adult days, I would love to hear them. I am chronicling the histories of adult theatres in the US. Please contact me at Thanks!

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