AMC Wayne 14

67 Willowbrook Boulevard,
Wayne, NJ 07470

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AMC Wayne 14

Opened December 5, 1982, this evolving multiplex first had six screens containing 3,900 seats. Later two more were added. It wasn’t until the mid-1990’s that eight new screens were added with rocking chairs, all the digital sound formats, incuding SDDS, and amenities like nachos, big TVs, and special advance screenings of popular movies.

Now it’s in a tight race between Wayne and Clifton Commons, with its stadium seating and THX sound. Above all else, the Loews Wayne is still one of my favorite theatres that I haven’t been to in a while.

Contributed by Justin Fencsak

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moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on June 15, 2018 at 2:40 pm

The loews theatres logos are removed and the amc sign is now on display. Construction is going well.

moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on July 6, 2018 at 12:45 pm

Several theaters have reopened with the amc signature recliners. I bet reserved seating is coming soon when all the other screens reopen just like what they did to east hanover last year.

moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on July 8, 2018 at 3:26 pm

Some theaters still have the surround sound signage next to each screen although SDDS is no longer at this theater and is being replaced by digital surround sound (Lossless).

moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on July 29, 2018 at 5:48 pm

For the recliners, most of them have a switch to turn on the heat in those seats.

moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on August 18, 2018 at 11:02 am

The renovation will be complete next month according to AMC .

moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on August 24, 2018 at 3:41 pm

Prime at AMC is coming and reserved seating is now available at several screens.

moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on October 21, 2018 at 5:31 pm

All 14 screens now complete. Theater is still advertised as a loews but that will change soon.

moviebuff82
moviebuff82 on January 6, 2019 at 12:15 pm

Theater is now called AMC Wayne 14.

RHETT52
RHETT52 on February 18, 2019 at 5:25 am

TCM screening of MY FAIR LADY today, was really looking forward to seeing it on their NEW giant screen, unfortunately, they dropped the ball again and I got ripped off. The movie was projected flat 1:85 with the panavision wide screen image letterboxed inside the flat frame, so what we got was a huge screen with this much smaller image inside the frame,…. for THIS film. They didn’t adjust the projector. I told an employee, she radioed it in but nothing came of it. AMC Wayne, Clifton do this all the time, screw up the TCM screenings, with Ben-Hur and Lawrence of Arabia coming up, I’ll skip those too. The problem is management and employees who know nothing about the full movie experience, usually on their phones. BTW…this is the 2nd time I got burned for MY FAIR LADY, the last time I saw it was at the now closed BELLEVUE in Montclair and they did the same thing. Cursed!!!

markp
markp on February 18, 2019 at 5:52 am

These theatres do not have the right formats programmed in on their projectors. When digital is first set up, there are all types of formats they program. One is for events. They set it up to match everything to the theatres Flat and Scope images. If this was never done, or if the settings called macros are lost (which can happen in an extreme software or hardware failure), then it reverts to a pre set ratio, which is what you saw yesterday. I always to Cinemark in Hazlet and have not had any problems yet.

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