AMC Neshaminy 24 Theatres

660 Neshaminy Mall,
Bensalem, PA 19020

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The AMC Neshaminy 24 Theatres opened in September 1998 at the Neshaminy Mall in the Philadelphia suburbs as one of two theatres with this design, the other being in Spain. Costing $11 million to construct, when it opened it was the largest multiplex movie theatre in Pennsylvania.

This state of the art megaplex has 24 stadium seating theaters with digital surround sound. At the main entry to the mall, are the four largest auditoriums. Originally auditoriums 1 and 24 had about 600 seats and 61 feet wide screens. Auditorium 1 was redone and reopened in August 2008 as a digital IMAX theatre with 529 seats. Auditoriums 2 and 23 have about 400 seats and huge screens. Auditoriums 7 thru 18have fairly large screens. The smallest auditoriums, with about 100 or fewer seats are 3 to 6 and 19 to 22. In 2007, the theatre’s first digital projection arrived for the movie “Zodiac”. As of April 2011, about half the auditoriums had been converted to digital projection.

3 concession stands serve patrons, as the two Metros are located by auditoriums # 1, 2, 23 and 24, and the Uptown is located by auditoriums 7 to 18. When all three concession stands are open, they can serve 2,500 people an hour. This theater replaced a previous AMC Theatre in the mall, the AMC Premier Twin Theatre, which was closed in around 1992/1993. The nearest movie theatres are at Oxford Valley and Franklin Mills.

This theater has been voted by the people of Bucks county (via the Bucks County Courier Times) to be the best theater in the county from 1999 thru 2005. It has been one of the most busiest and profitable movie theatres in the nation since it opened.

Contributed by Michael r. Rambo Jr., Howard B. Haas

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Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on September 28, 2010 at 4:19 pm

It was actually the neon light fixture in the “Neshaminy Mall 6” sign. That sign belongs to Neshaminy Mall, and not to the theatre.

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on April 12, 2011 at 10:29 am

This week at Neshaminy, the following theaatres are going “Digital”: Theatres #4, 5, 6, 12, 15, 16, 17, 19, and 23. It will bring a grand total of 12 Digital Theatres and Digital IMAX to Neshaminy 24

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on July 18, 2011 at 8:37 pm

This past Thursday, July 14, had “Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 2” in various formats, on 23 screens, breaking the record of 16 screens for “Star Wars Episode III: Revenge Of The Sith”

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on February 23, 2012 at 2:49 pm

As of today, AMC Neshaminy 24 is now “All Digital”, with Theatres 3, 8-11, 14, 20-21 going digital the week of February 13 to 16, and Theatres #2 and 22 on February 21, and Theatre #24 on February 22

HowardBHaas on September 30, 2012 at 8:28 am

Anyone know if projectors here are 2k or 4k? Lawrence of Arabia will show Thursday only but if I attend, I want the 4k.

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on December 20, 2012 at 12:16 am

AMC Neshaminy 24, along with AMC Hamilton 24, AMC Loews Cherry Hill 24, AMC Loews Freehold 14, and aMC Loews Monmouth Mall 15 to open “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” in High Frame Rate 3D.

Theatres #3 through 22 have the Sony 4K Digital Projectors.

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on December 17, 2013 at 4:10 pm

IMAX 3D version of The Hobbit: The Desoliation of Smaug is playing at the Neshaminy 24, along with the Real D 3D version, and the 2D version.

HowardB on February 5, 2014 at 9:48 pm

Went to see “American Hustle” on New Years Day and while I was excited that I would be seeing the film in one of the “big” rooms (aud #24) I was a bit disappointed by the presentation. While the digital projection was razor sharp, the screen masking was incorrect. I don’t know why, but the masking was set at approx 2.0 to 1 as opposed to the proper 2.40 to 1 (it was very obvious as you could see the projected image through the masking). I have seen many 2.40 to 1 scope films in aud 24 and the masking was always correct. I let the staff know…but of course nothing was done (I don’t think they would know the difference)…hopefully just a bad day.

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on October 1, 2014 at 9:04 pm

Interstellar will be shown here starting Friday November 7 in 4k digital and 2k IMAX

Michael R. Rambo Jr.
Michael R. Rambo Jr. on August 16, 2015 at 7:50 pm

New concession video menu boards added to the Uptown stand and the Metropolis stand by Theatres #23 & 24 this past Thursday, August 13, 2015.

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