AMC Loews Roosevelt Field 8

630 Old Country Road,
Garden City, NY 11530

Unfavorite 8 people favorited this theater

Showing 1 - 25 of 65 comments

amcbayplaza13
amcbayplaza13 on March 27, 2015 at 4:44 pm

Check out the pictures I took of the older seats from this theater before the renovation of this theater

robboehm
robboehm on March 26, 2015 at 8:51 pm

Photo of pylon when Century’s added

amcbayplaza13
amcbayplaza13 on March 18, 2015 at 9:59 pm

This theater is gonna be renovating for real?

robboehm
robboehm on March 15, 2015 at 12:40 pm

Is this a reno or a tear down and rebuild?

robboehm
robboehm on March 15, 2015 at 8:02 am

Theater was built in less time than the eight month reno.

fred1
fred1 on March 15, 2015 at 6:51 am

The theater is closed until November for extensive renovations http://www.newsday.com/business/roosevelt-field-amc-closed-until-november-for-renovations-1.10052664

robboehm
robboehm on July 17, 2014 at 10:03 am

Probably will be part of the $600 million reseating project mentioned on the CT home page.

RobertR
RobertR on July 16, 2014 at 9:29 am

Have any updates been done here?

Richard
Richard on May 6, 2013 at 7:55 pm

I remember seeing “Avatar” and “The Pirates! Band of Misifits” there.

robboehm
robboehm on June 22, 2011 at 9:51 pm

Haven’t been in the area for years but I remember thinking it odd that the theatre had two box offices. Handy in view of all the chopping up.

Tom Brennan
Tom Brennan on July 10, 2010 at 4:57 am

I can’t imagine why anyone would go to this dump to see a movie. I moved to LI in 1986 when I was 13 and saw many movies there through the mid 90’s. Coming from Brooklyn I was used to local theaters with personality that add to the experience, the only theater that offered that was the US Syosset, certainly not this dump. It may have been a place to see a movie, but it was never a place to enjoy a movie. It may have been nice when it opened as a single screen, but it was never nice when I went and I can’t imagine what’s it’s like now. Outside of the two main screens (which are decent), the rest of the screens are awkwardly placed and rather small. Why go here when there is the UA Westbury 12?

PaulLD1
PaulLD1 on February 11, 2010 at 8:33 pm

Indeed. On my most recent visit to the theatre (before the blackout), a little old lady was taken aback when she was told that the refreshment stand does not sell coffee. But, for her sake, I’m awfully glad that they don’t!

TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on February 11, 2010 at 6:58 pm

Too bad the punks tear up this place.

PaulLD1
PaulLD1 on January 17, 2010 at 8:41 pm

Sorry for not posting sooner. A day or so after my last post, I walked over to the theatre itself. They told me that they had a power failure that weekend, and that’s why they were closed.

robboehm
robboehm on January 17, 2010 at 8:19 pm

Must have reopened at some point in time, Newsday Movie Timetable for today shows nine current movies playing.

PaulLD1
PaulLD1 on November 22, 2009 at 12:00 pm

Updating my post above: this morning I tried calling the theatre again, and let it ring another solid three minutes, when in desparation, I called her sister theatre, the Roosevelt Raceway Cinema. The young punk who answered, definitely a high-schooler, apatheticly replied “I dunno. I haven’t been there>” You would have thought the closing of the co-owned Field theatre would have been the water-cooler…or rather popcorn-popper…gossip of the day! Your comments and info of the fate of the RF theatre would be most appreciated.

PaulLD1
PaulLD1 on November 21, 2009 at 1:57 pm

Last night, I passed by the Roosevelt Field theatre and it was completely dark. When I got home, and just now, I phoned the theatre and let it ring a solid three minutes. Anyone knows what’s going on there?

gfm8959
gfm8959 on August 30, 2009 at 7:08 pm

Hi Orlando, are you Charlie Orlando the projectionist??

pacman
pacman on June 29, 2008 at 11:32 am

This used to be a good multiplex. The last 5 years hasn’t been good to this theater. Always pulling in the wrong crowd. They don’t even post what movies they are showing at the entrance anymore.

longislandmovies
longislandmovies on October 10, 2007 at 1:43 pm

No the Meadows is still the original building just redone inside…

fred1
fred1 on October 10, 2007 at 1:37 pm

you can say the same fo the meadows.

longislandmovies
longislandmovies on October 10, 2007 at 12:57 pm

SHORE theater falls under —kind of —as the Century building was demolished and a new theater went in its place..Where i started as an usher…………….

fred1
fred1 on October 10, 2007 at 11:17 am

Also the Shore theatre in Huntington

longislandmovies
longislandmovies on October 10, 2007 at 12:15 am

old CENTURY theaters still in use in NY …

Roosevelt field,fantasy,meadows,green acres,