5th Avenue Theatre

2541 W. Manchester Boulevard,
Inglewood, CA 90305

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Fox 5th Avenue Theatre exterior

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The 5th Avenue was a district 4 Fox theater before it closed. It is located two blocks east of the beautiful Academy Theatre.

Contributed by William Gabel

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onsitenow
onsitenow on September 21, 2008 at 1:56 pm

p.p.s.: The new project is scheduled to be a mixed-use, commercial/residential development, bolstering the surrounding neighborhood and helping to revitalize the corridor and increase property values in the area. -GS

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on September 21, 2008 at 2:38 pm

Good luck with the project. It seems like that area is in a perpetual state of redevelopment.

rickyrecon45
rickyrecon45 on February 7, 2010 at 2:22 pm

I grew up at 91st and Avalon in the 50’s and took the bus to the 5th Avenue quite frequently. We saw Daibolique the original moive there in 1956 which scared us to death. I went with my sister mother and grandmother. I also saw Loving You with Elvis there and we stayed to watch it again as you could in those days.

TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on April 9, 2010 at 9:01 pm

This theatre has seen better days from the photos.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on April 9, 2010 at 9:58 pm

I’ve heard talk of renovation but nothing ever seems to happen. I would like to see what remains of the interior.

monika
monika on April 19, 2011 at 2:29 pm

A photograph I took of the 5th Ave on 4-16-11:
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TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on April 22, 2011 at 11:35 am

Wow Monika,it amazing that there are still letters on the Marquee.Thanks for posting.

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