AMC Rolling Hills 20

2591 Airport Drive,
Torrance, CA 90505

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AMC Rolling Hills 20

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jmarellano
jmarellano on January 28, 2008 at 10:40 pm

The AMC Rolling Hills 20 started out originally as the AMC Rolling Hills 6. It was your typical early 80’s 6plex, mirrored in design to the AMC Marina Pacifica 6 amongst others. The theatre was always busy and expansion was needed. In the mid 90’s, it was determined that the theatre would be added on, and expanded to a 20 plex. A new 13 plex was added next to the old 6 plex (which stayed open, sans one doorway out) while the 6 plex stayed opened. AMC then opened the new 13 plex with stadium seating, and all theatres under 300 seats.

With the new theatre, the old 6 plex was semi gutted. The old 6 screens were rebuilt with stadium seating, and a 7th theatre was added where the former lobby was. The concession stand there was remodeled to form a very small satellite stand, and the restrooms were kept in the old lobby area, just long corridors led to them. Its definitely neat to see a movie in the old lobby!

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on July 21, 2008 at 9:30 am

My old racquet club was across the parking lot from the sixplex. The club was torn down around the time the theater was expanded. I saw Hellboy II at the theater yesterday and took a couple of photos:
http://tinyurl.com/57hwpk
http://tinyurl.com/67vczw

DV88
DV88 on October 10, 2008 at 12:26 am

Saw Rocky III, Ghostbusters II and Batman here, among others. Great days.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on June 22, 2009 at 9:12 am

I took the wife to see “The Proposal” here last night. Not bad for a chick flick.
http://tinyurl.com/ndq9c7
http://tinyurl.com/kl6kym

twintermute
twintermute on June 13, 2012 at 6:04 pm

uh, that’s a picture of BevMo. the theater IS behind it, but…

jmarellano
jmarellano on June 14, 2012 at 5:38 pm

That is actually a picture of the former Rolling Hills Theater which has a separate entry. As mentioned above by twintermute, the 20day plex is behind this former theater.

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