Lido Theatre

15 E. Fordham Road,
Bronx, NY 10468

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Lido Theatre

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Located in the Fordham section of the Bronx on Fordham Road near Jerome Avenue, the 1913 former Lido Theatre had became the Walton Theatre by 1926. Last named Capri Theatre, it was operating into the 1980’s. It is used today for retail.

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RobertR
RobertR on June 13, 2005 at 7:49 pm

In November of 1972 the Lido was playing a trashy double bill of “Blue Money” & “LA Lover” both featuring buxom beauties in the ad. They were distributed by Marvin Films (who sadly booked many of their films into the Rivoli in its final months) and were unrated. To tease potential customers they used the catch line “almost X” :)

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on August 21, 2006 at 4:56 am

A photograph I took of the Lido Theatre in June 2005:
http://flickr.com/photos/kencta/220943367/

sjteich
sjteich on August 28, 2010 at 4:04 pm

If anybody can remember the name of any longtime employees/managers of this theatre, please let me know. Particularly interested in Managers/Projectionists from the 1950’s.

Thanks

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