Flint Cinema

4502 S. Dort Highway,
Flint, MI 48507

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Located on Dort Highway, south of Flint. Originally a single screener, twinned most likely in the 1980’s. The theater survived until at least 1991 and has been torn down for Advance Auto Parts.

Contributed by Bobby P.

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TenPoundHammer
TenPoundHammer on May 11, 2011 at 7:18 pm

John O. Smith was the manager in 1977.

TenPoundHammer
TenPoundHammer on May 11, 2011 at 11:38 pm

Water Winter Wonderland says it closed in ‘86, but it’s still listed in the 1991 phone book. They’ve been wrong before, though.

steelbeard1
steelbeard1 on May 25, 2011 at 4:46 pm

The Flint Cinema was always a single screen theater. It was never twinned. The first movie shown was “Divorce, American Style” and the final film shown was “FX.” It did close in 1986 but remained vacant for several years. It was opened by Butterfield Theaters. GKC Theatres closed it and National Amusements inherited the property when it bought GKC’s Flint area operations. National Amusements tore it down to make the property more salable as a vacant lot.

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