Gator Cinemas

6741 West Newberry Road,
Gainesville, FL 32605

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Jeremy Garrett
Jeremy Garrett on July 20, 2017 at 5:04 pm

There’s a couple of things I should’ve added sometime ago. One, when I said that this theater got shut down, I should’ve also mentioned that it was in December of 2015. And two, someone on Reddit said that according to this theater’s landlord, another theater would most likely move in if this one doesn’t get its act together. Do whatever you will with that info.

Treadwell on April 4, 2016 at 1:27 am

Our club, the University Science Fiction Society, did a lobby display here for Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade in 1989.

Jeremy Garrett
Jeremy Garrett on February 12, 2016 at 2:47 am

Chris, I can only tell you the following…they’re still closed, their GoFundMe page recently went offline, and they now have a little under two months to get things fixed. Definitely not looking good for these guys, sadly.

Chris1982 on February 5, 2016 at 2:08 am

Anyone have an update of the status of this Cinema? You get a recording when you call the phone number. It says simply that the theatre is closed for renovations.

Jeremy Garrett
Jeremy Garrett on February 4, 2016 at 9:12 pm

Should’ve posted this earlier, but the general manager of Gator Cinemas made a GoFundMe page to raise money for necessary repairs and whatnot, it can be found here…

Jeremy Garrett
Jeremy Garrett on January 8, 2016 at 9:58 am

Don’t know if anyone here already knew, but because of some badly needed repairs, this theater is currently shut down. They apparently have until late March to get things back in shape.

Chris1982 on September 26, 2015 at 10:57 pm

You can use fandango to see what is playing and but tickets.

Jeremy Garrett
Jeremy Garrett on September 26, 2015 at 8:25 pm

According to an old issue of The Gainesville Sun, this theater’s last day as the AMC Oaks 4 was September 4th of 2000 with The Cell as its final movie. Also, there are still some AMC logos that can be found at this location, mainly on some of the theater seats and on the outside listings.

Chris1982 on January 28, 2015 at 8:43 am

AMC opened this theatre on January 31, 1986.

Obloodyhell on July 24, 2013 at 7:37 pm

P.S., they do have the capacity to show 3D films, too.

Obloodyhell on July 24, 2013 at 7:30 pm

}}} Nearby Theaters Oaks 6 Cinema

Nope. It’s gone, too. AMC abandoned Gainesville completely.

Obloodyhell on July 24, 2013 at 7:28 pm

Yes, for those of you interested, they ARE open and hosting second-run movies. As scottneff notes above, the only place at this point to find out what is playing, other than to go by, is to use the facebook page he links to.

Movies are $2 and on Tuesdays $1. Popcorn and drinks start at about $3-4 each — so ca. $8 for soda and popcorn, but the sodas do have free refills.

It’s a good deal for those movies that are worth seeing on the big screen but not ones you wanted to pay like $10 bucks or more to see…

Scott Neff
Scott Neff on July 10, 2013 at 5:15 pm

They seem to be using their Facebook page for showtimes etc.

fred1 on February 1, 2013 at 4:42 pm

Is this theater closed? is there a website?

TLSLOEWS on July 2, 2010 at 7:29 pm

Thanks CWalszak.

CSWalczak on July 2, 2010 at 4:17 am

This theater is being refurbished by its new management: View link

TLSLOEWS on May 20, 2010 at 5:29 am

Great photos Lost Memory.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on May 20, 2010 at 3:45 am

I am a Bulldawg fan this in the one theatre of all the theatres on CT you wouldn’t see me in. Yeah, we take football serious here in the South.

rivest266 on May 30, 2009 at 4:04 pm

Opened by AMC as Oaks Mall 4 in 1986 and closed in 2000. It reopened in 2001.