O Theater at Randall Park

20801 Miles Road,
North Randall, OH 44128

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O Theater at Randall Park

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The Magic Johnson Theatre opened at Randall Park Mall in late-1999 and served as a replacement for the Randall Park Mall Cinema Triplex that was operated by General Cinema from 1976-1993. Magic Johnson Theatres opens state-of-the-art theatre facilities in underserved neighborhoods.

It was closed in April 2008. On May 6, 2016 the lobby and one of the auditoriums in the building were badly damaged in an arson attack.

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moviefan03
moviefan03 on January 5, 2009 at 6:47 pm

How do they expect to stay in business when they do not list showtimes in the Plain Dealer or update their website?

Toby
Toby on February 28, 2009 at 9:01 pm

I did call the phone number-the phone would ring once, then dead air. Apparently the phone number still works, but their answering machine or voice mail is disconnected. That’s why I assume the theater is closed, and should be listed as such. The website still lists showtimes no later than 11/4/08. And with Sears soon closing at Randall Park Mall, the whole mall is pretty much dead, except for the businesses on the outlots along Northfield Road.

Toby
Toby on April 17, 2009 at 8:45 pm

The website link is now shut down, so this theater should now be listed as “closed”.

CSWalczak
CSWalczak on May 13, 2012 at 6:24 am

A picture of this now closed theater as of 2011: View link

DavidZornig
DavidZornig on May 5, 2016 at 8:16 pm

On fire as of 20 minutes ago according to the below link.

http://www.wkyc.com/mb/news/local/cuyahoga-county/firefighters-battle-fire-at-magic-johnson-theater-at-randall-park-mall/175211553

dave-bronx™
dave-bronx™ on May 5, 2016 at 8:19 pm

According to WOIO Ch.19 news just now, the abandoned Magic Johnson Theatre is on fire, video shows smoke pouring out of the roof. No cause has been determined. The theatre has been closed for several years, and is now a free-standing building as the mall has been demolished. Some of the other abandoned anchor buildings (former Hornes, Macy*s, Sears, JCPenney) also remain, but there is no mall connecting them together.

dave-bronx™
dave-bronx™ on May 6, 2016 at 4:16 am

Update: WCPN-FM 90.3 is reporting the fire started in the concession area/main lobby and spread to one of the auditoriums. No word if it was arson or not.

Toby
Toby on May 6, 2016 at 5:14 pm

News reports say it was an arsonist.

Scott Neff
Scott Neff on May 9, 2016 at 1:13 pm

coughinsurancecough ?

dave-bronx™
dave-bronx™ on May 11, 2016 at 11:36 am

The November 2005 Loews Theatre directory lists seat counts of the 12 auditoriums as follows:
1=306; 2=94; 3=94; 4=94; 5=94; 6=307; 7=186; 8=186; 9=186; 10=406; 11=720; 12=406; Total=3079 seats.

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