Odeon Watford

The Parade,
Watford, WD17 1LJ

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Elviskline
Elviskline on December 16, 2014 at 1:03 pm

Very interesting information and photos.

Does anyone know what happened to the hand prints of the stars that were at one time in the reception of the cinema in its Gaumont days?

Ian
Ian on September 14, 2009 at 3:43 am

I remember that the entrance block standing for months after the auditorium had been demolished, with the Odeon name still up – usually they try and strip off the names.

swampy3666
swampy3666 on September 14, 2009 at 1:50 am

Hi, i used to work at this theater as a projetionist and was gutted when the news came that it was closing. Wished that i took some more pix now,but have added some pix of the projectors/box’s & closing down party here if anybody is interested.
Regards

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kevinp
kevinp on September 6, 2008 at 12:43 pm

Thanks Ian, great collection you have.

some more pix here

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Ian
Ian on February 28, 2008 at 4:06 pm

Another photo, taken whilst the Odeon was still operating, here:–

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Ian
Ian on April 30, 2006 at 10:18 pm

Exterior photo of the Watford Gaumont / Odeon after closure here :–

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