AMC Springfield Twin

Baltimore Pike and Sproul Road,
Springfield, PA 19081

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ronnie21
ronnie21 on August 20, 2012 at 7:28 pm

This theater actually closed in January of 1992….

ronnie21
ronnie21 on February 3, 2012 at 1:31 pm

Also, the original Halloween played here in spring of 1979!! How cool is that…

ronnie21
ronnie21 on October 19, 2011 at 6:01 pm

Fear no Evil played here in spring of 81……………

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on October 10, 2011 at 1:56 pm

Cinema I Springfield (AKA AMC Springfield Twin) was never owned by William Goldman Theatres. The photo mentions Budco Quality Theatre when it opened on 9/25/1964.

Mikeoaklandpark
Mikeoaklandpark on October 10, 2011 at 10:41 am

Was it originally a William Goldman Theater?

rivest266
rivest266 on October 7, 2011 at 2:04 pm

This opened on September 25th, 1964. The grand opening ad is in this theatre’s photo section.

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on March 16, 2011 at 5:09 pm

George, you are correct. i just looked on Historic Aerial, and the east wall of Office depot was right near where the west wall of the AMC Springfield Twin/Budco Cinema I Springfield was.

ronnie21
ronnie21 on February 26, 2011 at 6:23 pm

valley girl played there in April of 83..

Mikeoaklandpark
Mikeoaklandpark on February 16, 2011 at 10:46 am

I saw 2 movies there in the late 70’s Dracula was one and I don’t rememebr the other. I do rememebr both were shown in flat. I saw one film there after it was twined, Bobby Deerfield.

George Quirk
George Quirk on February 16, 2011 at 10:00 am

Actually the theatre was demolished and currently an Office Depot is on the spot, it’s at the end of the Old Sproul Shopping Center. Genuardi’s is located in another shopping center further down Baltimore Pike.

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on February 7, 2011 at 2:38 pm

I found out that this theatre was demolisherd and replaced by Genuardi’s Family Markets. This was shortly after the opening of the AMC Marple 10 and AMC Granite Run 8 Theatres

ronnie21
ronnie21 on August 11, 2010 at 7:04 pm

paradise with phoebe cates played here in may of 82.. E.t. was big here too in summer of 82..

ronnie21
ronnie21 on June 23, 2010 at 8:04 pm

last movie i saw here was Childs play 2. around october of 1990…