Merrick Cinemas

17 Fisher Avenue,
Merrick, NY 11566

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Merrick Cinemas

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The Merrick Cinemas was built on the site of a former dry cleaners in 2002. It is a well kept theatre with four auditoriums. It has stadium seating, with high back reclining seats, and Dolby Digital Surround Sound.

It has all the amenities of the newest and most modern multiplexes, however with the intimacy of a commuity “downtown” theatre. On October 23, 2017 it was closed for renovations.

Contributed by Bway Chris

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[Deleted] on October 24, 2004 at 11:12 am

Is this theatre the Merrick Cinema five which opened in 2002? There was another Merrick theatre that opened in 1969 and closed in 1980.

RobertR on October 24, 2004 at 11:43 am

That could be the theatre but it reopened 2 more times for a short time. Once they tried porno but it only lasted a few weeks. I think it might have closed for good around 1985.

BTACBA on November 5, 2004 at 7:24 am

The current Merrick Theater is NOT a reincarnation of either the “Merrick Mall Cinema”, or the “Gables”. This is a totally new building (opened in 2002). It has four screens, but generally lists fives movies as they rotate on the weekend or day/nights. It is a great family place and a wonderful addition to town!

RobertR on November 5, 2004 at 7:36 am

So we need to add a listing for Merrick Mall Cinema.

georgiepie on November 20, 2004 at 2:30 pm

one of my favorites

gerryrules73 on December 20, 2004 at 7:02 pm

One of my favorites in Nassau County

Bway on June 9, 2006 at 12:49 am

The Merrick Cinemas is a well kept nice theater. That photo looks like someone took it quick riding past on the train!

stannc on June 4, 2007 at 5:44 pm

This location was a dry cleaners well into the 1990’s.

Bway on April 27, 2009 at 7:40 am

This theater is very noticeable to LIRR trains passing on the LIRR up above.

baysider73 on November 19, 2017 at 8:41 pm

Please update your listing. The theater is now closed for renovations as of Oct. 23 of this year. Looks like this theater will be getting reclining seats as has Bellmore and Seaford nearby.

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