Jamestown 14

209 Jamestown Mall,
Florissant, MO 63033

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Kyle Muldrow
Kyle Muldrow on July 21, 2014 at 6:02 pm

Post-Dispatch reported last week that Jamestown Mall is now officially closed. That’s the whole mall, not just the theater. So much of North St.Louis County is just disappearing or a far cry from how it used to be.

PrezGAR
PrezGAR on November 13, 2013 at 1:38 pm

Judging by the website, the theater’s status needs to be changed to closed. The site only lists three theaters, and Jamestown is not one of them.

Kyle Muldrow
Kyle Muldrow on August 18, 2011 at 9:29 am

I went to the old Jamestown Twin once to see Flatliners back in 1990. The picture of the old twin in the overview kinda makes the theater look like an outlot, but I know it wasn’t. I believe you had to go into the mall to get to the theater, which is also the case with the current Jamestown 14.

Of course, if I got that wrong, feel free to correct…

rstriebel
rstriebel on June 6, 2010 at 6:20 pm

J 14 didn'y expand at the old twin location. The old twin location was on the other side of the mall where the foodcourt is now next door to the old Ground Round Restaurant

KingBiscuits
KingBiscuits on August 16, 2009 at 3:24 pm

I’ve been to this theatre once. I saw First Sunday there with a very small crowd (probably because the film had been running there for a while). It was in a large auditorium with a large screen (I think it was one of the newer auditoriums) and the theatre was well-kept.

The mall was also rather busy that day. There were a lot of smaller businesses around but it was hardly dead.

Kyle Muldrow
Kyle Muldrow on July 14, 2009 at 3:00 pm

Another problem with the site: Their “Contact Us” link lets you fill out a message, but the Submit button doesn’t seem to work. This must still be a work in progress.

Kyle Muldrow
Kyle Muldrow on July 14, 2009 at 2:47 pm

Needy: I did look at Wehrenberg’s site. That’s how I knew something was up.

JAlex: Thanks for posting the link. Funny thing…the site says the theater has the lowest ticket prices in town, but I couldn’t find any prices on the site! I wonder if the mall owners have any experience running a movie theater. We’ll see how this works out.

JAlex
JAlex on July 14, 2009 at 8:01 am

The newspaper ad now sports this site:

www.jamestown14cine.com

fred1
fred1 on July 13, 2009 at 4:40 pm

The mall owners took over the operation of this theater

Needy
Needy on July 13, 2009 at 1:59 pm

Go to Wehrenberg’s site now, it’s not on there anymore

Kyle Muldrow
Kyle Muldrow on July 13, 2009 at 1:49 pm

Does anyone have a link to something saying this took place? Not doubting anything…it’s just that I started a thread on this on cinematour.com when I saw Jamestown wasn’t listed on Wehrehnberg’s website. I knew the mall had been really struggling for years. Don’t really see how the mall running the theater is going to make things better.

Needy
Needy on July 9, 2009 at 11:09 am

I went to this theater when it opened. It was pretty stable with a steady flow of customers. I never thought this mall was “doing well” but apparently it was doing well enough to open a large set of screens in the theater.

I can’t say that this mall…and probably this theater…is doing well these days, especially since Wehrenberg gave it up.

movie909
movie909 on July 9, 2009 at 10:36 am

The theatre is now owned by the mall, Jamestown Mall Realty Management LLC. They seem to have been stripped of everything Wehrenberg (except a few stray popcorn bags).

Needy
Needy on July 6, 2009 at 12:45 pm

In the paper today, it says “under new ownership” and it is not listed under the Wehrenberg logo. Upon logging into the Wehrenberg website, it also has no mention of Jamestown. Who owns this theater now? It looks like it is still showing new releases as of now.

JAlex
JAlex on December 24, 2008 at 9:39 am

The mall seems to be dying…one cannot help but wonder about the theatre.

JAlex
JAlex on March 8, 2008 at 1:50 pm

When the facility opened in July 1974 it was “merely” a twin. General Cinema was the original operator and advertised it as the Jamestown Mall Cinema I & II.

Kyle Muldrow
Kyle Muldrow on July 17, 2005 at 6:56 pm

This theater was only a twin before it became the Jamestown 14.

donrataj
donrataj on January 7, 2005 at 11:32 am

The Architect for this project was Rataj Krueger Architects Inc. please see web site at www.rkai.net for other theater projects.