Showcase Cinema DeLuxe

1001 Broad Hollow Road,
Farmingdale, NY 11735

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Showcase Cinema DeLuxe

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Beautiful theater, especially when it’s lit up at night. I’ve been working here for a while now, and I think it just has a really great and friendly atmosphere. Tickets aren’t cheap, general admission is $10.50, but I’m sure they would probably be cheaper if the film makers didn’t spend so much money making the movies.

Anyway, an interesting tid bit about this theater: The first Wednesday of every month we show an old classic movie in the afternoon (as of late it’s been at 1pm ) and admission is only a dollar! Lots of fun! Just get there early because it can get pretty crowded.

Contributed by C. M. C.

Recent comments (view all 12 comments)

robboehm on February 24, 2009 at 8:18 pm

Because a stadium theatre opened just down the road, literally, the owners were forced to convert some of the theatres to stadium seating. But not all. Theatre number two is a big, traditional auditorium. That’s where the Silver Screen Classics are shown. They used to rotate between the multiplexes, Hickville Tuesday, Farmingdale Wed etc. Now it seems that every Monday in every Multiplex there is a classic. Now the price has doubled to $2.00.

robboehm on June 18, 2009 at 8:30 pm

There was also to be another multiplex at Republic Airport containing 12 theatres but that never materialized. It would have been ridiculous to have three multiplexes with 36 screens within walking distance of each other in a town that, in good times, had trouble supporting one theatre.

robboehm on June 17, 2011 at 7:50 pm

People take advantage of the Silver Screen Classic ticket price and go to another auditorium. I know. A friend of mine used to meet me there and sometimes couldn’t get in because it was sold out. Yet there were seats available including one I had for her. My solution. Buy two tickets and leave one at the “box office” for her.

Mike (saps)
Mike (saps) on December 27, 2015 at 9:16 am

Any reports on the 70mm showing of The Hateful Eight?

robboehm on February 23, 2016 at 6:19 pm

Banners outside the theater proclaim recliners.

fred1 on February 24, 2016 at 5:35 am

The close by Regal Farmingdale stadium 10 was the first to installed recliners, so the also have them to keep up with them

robboehm on February 24, 2016 at 6:31 am

I think the whole business of recliners is ridiculous. Just give me a good movie at a reasonable price.

fred1 on September 19, 2016 at 7:37 am

The interior decor was done over the summer.Look like a brand new cinema.

robboehm on September 19, 2016 at 7:54 am

I’ve moved WAY out east so I’ll never get to see it.

robboehm on February 3, 2017 at 12:48 pm

Went by today. They are changing the signage to read Showcase Cinema DeLuxe. Guess that means a price increase.

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