York Theatre

Rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest and Rue MacKay,
Montreal, QC H3G 1Z1

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York Theatre

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Contributed by Mike Rivest

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mortonbg
mortonbg on February 29, 2008 at 6:54 pm

I attended this cinema many times when I was a student in Montreal 1986-88

Here be some great period images

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HowardBHaas
HowardBHaas on February 29, 2008 at 7:09 pm

actually demolished January 2002. A few months later, I saw the empty lot.

rivest266
rivest266 on May 9, 2009 at 9:46 am

beautiful color picture at View link

TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on March 5, 2011 at 3:56 pm

Thanks for all the photos.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 7, 2011 at 1:34 pm

Love to have that “Octopussy” Banner.Great shot.

rivest266
rivest266 on March 7, 2011 at 3:28 pm

I seen Octopussy there.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 7, 2011 at 5:48 pm

70mm at that on “Octopussy” never think of the Bond films in 70mm.

ohserase
ohserase on August 5, 2011 at 12:20 pm

It was not a “porno” cinema in the 1970s. That was the small cinema behind the York, The Guy cinema. I’ve gone through old Montreal Star newspapers on microfilm and regular films were shown. I have a clipping of the 1976 horror film “Burnt Offerings” when it played, and “Alien” premiered at the York in 1979.

rivest266
rivest266 on January 4, 2012 at 10:38 am

I uploaded the grand opening ad here.

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