Mid Valley II

Route 32,
Newburgh, NY 12550

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Mid Valley II

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Was owned by David Russell. It was a two screen theatre located inside the Mid-Valley Mall. The inside of the theatre was demolished and made in to an OTB.

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rodyshusband
rodyshusband on August 6, 2008 at 1:02 pm

The Mid-Valley Cinema, as it was known when it opened, was part of a shopping mall that offered JC Penney and Grand Union as anchors.
It’s grand opening feature was “The Sound of Music”, which played for close to 6 months. The mall itself was a semi-enclosed mall, and the theatre proper offered a large lobby, a long walk from the front door to the b.o.
Throughout the ‘60’s-'70’s, the cinema offered first-run features such as “The Sand Pebbles”, “Easy Rider”,“Rosemary’s Baby”, “The Detective” (Sinatra),“Bullett”, “The Odd Couple”, “Butch Cassidy”, “Midnight Cowboy” (X rated, difficult time getting in)and “Diamonds Are Forever”

Roger Katz
Roger Katz on September 13, 2012 at 7:52 pm

This theatre should not be listed as demolished. It was gutted, but still stands. My 2012 photos are at http://www.cinematour.com/tour/us/22478.html

MovieMan____1952
MovieMan____1952 on June 23, 2014 at 1:55 pm

After opening the Squire Cinema across town in New Windsor I opened this theatre in 1967. We did play “Music” but it was not the opening feature. We played it after Poughkeepsie, NY. We played the indoor theatres day-and-date with our Brookside Drive-In in the summer. I also opened the “Quickway Cinema” in Chester, NY.

All were sold to Cinecom Theatres in 1969

Ken Lehman…1st manager.

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