Hollywood Theatre

410 W. 7th Street,
Fort Worth, TX 76102

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rivest266 on June 23, 2018 at 10:29 pm

This opened on April 18th, 1930 grand opening ad in the photo section.

Scott_Martin on January 10, 2018 at 1:10 am

We over at SMU’s G. William Jones Film & Video Collection recently uncovered some news footage of the theater if anyone’s interested. https://youtu.be/Glb7ClzJqQo

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on July 24, 2017 at 12:24 am

The Hollywood Theatre underwent a $150,000 renovation in 1963, for operators Trans-Texas Theatres. An articlea bout it appears on this page of the January 13, 1964, issue of Boxoffice. The gala reopening took place on Christmas Day, 1963. Fort Worth architect Jim Vowell had designed the remodeling.

DavidZornig on November 8, 2016 at 2:15 am

1952 photo added, photo credit Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Copy credit Special Collections, UTA Library.

Don Lewis
Don Lewis on July 18, 2010 at 12:13 am

From 1951 a newsprint photo of Randolph Scott promoting his world premier “Fort Worth” in front of the Hollywood.

Don Lewis
Don Lewis on April 25, 2010 at 5:58 am

A postcard view of the Hollywood and Worth Theatres in downtown Ft. Worth.

Don Lewis
Don Lewis on April 25, 2010 at 5:54 am

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kencmcintyre on December 20, 2008 at 12:24 am

Here is the website for the Electric Building:

kencmcintyre on November 13, 2007 at 1:59 am

There is a photo of the Hollywood marquee on this site:

EVilleDoer on November 4, 2006 at 11:55 am

I went as a kid to the Hollywood to see The Beatles' “A Hard Days Night” when it first came out in 1964. I was only 8 years old but was with my older brother and his friends. The line snaked around several downtown blocks and we stood in line for hours. Once we finally got a seat inside the packed theatre and the movie started, the screams of the girls in the audience completely drowned out the sound and I never heard any of the movie. Wasn’t until later when we saw the movie again that we got to hear it too. That was quite a day made all the more memorable taking place at a grand old theatre in the middle of city!

William on December 16, 2003 at 1:36 am

The Hollywood Theatre seated 1700 people.