Fox Theatre

424 North Main Street,
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 13, 2012 at 8:28 pm

A lot of Stillwell’s Theatres fell under the Paramount Banner in the Southeast.

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Mike Rogers on June 13, 2012 at 8:27 pm

Architect Erle Stillwell was born in Missouri ,but raised in Hendersonville.The Depression of the 30’s began a big collapse in his career,It was designing Movie Theatres in North and South Carolina,Alabama and Tennessee that saved his career designing 60 Theatres in this region.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 13, 2012 at 3:54 am

Really a good read, check it out.NEWS-TIMES June 10, 2012.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 13, 2012 at 3:46 am

Orr also added that the projectionist at the time the late Raymond Clouse let his daughter in the booth to watch “JAILHOUSE ROCK”.Other Employees on an old time card are Richard Waters and Joe Orr.

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Mike Rogers on June 13, 2012 at 3:44 am

Tom Orr writing in the TIMES-NEWS writes of a tour he was given by the owner of the building the QUEEN was in.The Projection Booth still has the Projectors!June 10 2012.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on August 14, 2010 at 11:31 pm

i have a picture of the QUEEN theatre.8 by 10.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on April 26, 2010 at 6:18 pm

Coming Friday Jan 1955 to the FOX “SHADOWS OF TOMBSTONE” with Rex Allen and his wonder horse KOKO.

atmos
atmos on March 18, 2010 at 12:10 pm

Guys the information on this theatre comes from the website http://docsouth.unc.edu – then click on Going to the Show and then the name Erle Stillwell.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 7:30 pm

Chuck 1231,my cousin who managed the Carolina found a picture of a Theatre on fire: I have the picture somewhere: Maybe it was the Carolina. CAROLINA THEATRE {Hendersonville}.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 1:52 am

Feb.28 1955 NOW SHOWING at the FOX Gary Cooper in “VERA CRUZ” I noticed two movies playing at the same time at the FOX.the movies PLAYED there i got the dates wrong.BUT I CAUGHT my mistake!

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 1:49 am

Jan 20 1955 Now showing at the FOX “DOWN THREE DARK STAIRS” Coming that sunday was BOGIE in “BAREFOOT CONTESSA”

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Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 1:39 am

Are you sure the QUEEN theatre became the FOX.Didn’t it burn down I had heard from a local theatre manager,and he gave me a picture of the Queen.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 1:33 am

Now Showing at the FOX THEATRE April 7 1955 “DAWN AT SOCORRO” coming next for Sunday- Wednesday is “THE FAR COUNTRY” with JAMES STEWART. and listed as coming soon..“CAPTAIN LIGHTFOOT” and “JUPITER’S DARLING”

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 1:30 am

Now Showing at the Fox Theatre Jan.20.1955 “DRIVE A CROOKED ROAD” with Mickey Rooney.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 1:27 am

Now showing Jan.13 1955 at the Fox Theatre “THE GOLDEN MISTRESS” with John Agar also they showed 1955 “BOWL” Highlights-Rose-Cotton-Organge and Sugar {newsreels} Thursday and Friday.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on March 17, 2010 at 1:24 am

Graeme McBain,I have tried to put together a history of theatres from Hendersonville.All are on CT. It would great if you were able to add to them. i think you had a QUEEN THEATRE in that town.