Westerville 8 Cinema

5996 Westerville Road,
Westerville, OH 43081

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Keith on April 19, 2018 at 9:31 pm

Preparation for Demolition began today to make way for a Aldi grocery store.

Keith on May 26, 2013 at 2:36 pm

Like Nicholas i saw films here as a child. It was fun going back 20 years later and reliving some of that. I saw Back to the Future 2, ninja turtles 2 and jarassic park. Another theater killed by digital.

bbfarmer on February 4, 2013 at 11:51 pm

Last time I went to this theater was to see “Shutter Island”.

bbfarmer on February 4, 2013 at 11:50 pm

Walt Peterson! Ace of C.A.R.D.S.!

Keith on February 2, 2013 at 3:02 pm

Public access 21 filmmaker Walt Peterson shot a sci-fi movie here because of its futuristic spaceship looking chrome wall.

Keith on January 3, 2013 at 8:16 am

I saw a CL ad for 35mm projectors for sale. I emailed the guy and he said the theatre is out of business and they don’t know what the building will be remodeled for. He said it will not be a theatre or church.

Keith on September 29, 2012 at 2:51 am

Website says closed for remodeling effective immediately.

Nicholas Herum
Nicholas Herum on March 31, 2012 at 7:43 am

I haven’t had a chance to go in but I saw a lot of movies there as kid. My parents would almost always take me to Carsonie’s which is right out front after the show. Just off the top of my head I saw Back to the Future 2, The Hunt for Red October, The Shadow, Star Trek Generations, Groundhog Day, Phenomenon, and many more there.

The Place looks really rundown now from the outside. Several poster cases just sit empty because they are so badly broken and the ones that do work have the showtimes written on pieces of masking tape.

Keith on July 26, 2010 at 6:56 pm

sunday the hallway was lit. also they don’t mask the side of the screens. so it has fuzzy edges.

Keith on June 9, 2010 at 3:21 pm

you can still see the outline of the old sign on the building. no pre-show just music and dark rooms. can’t see to sit down.

Keith on March 9, 2010 at 4:01 pm

the hallway to the 8 theaters is no longer lit because of money issues and some of the lights are out. http://hollywoodstudiotheatre.com

Mark_L on October 7, 2009 at 9:01 pm

Still under the name of HOLLYWOOD STUDIO THEATRES, showing 1st run films.