They have a large number of movie theaters so many, many options for screening times. The strand theatre was an early movie palace located at 1579 broadway, at the northwest corner of 47th street and broadway in times square, new york city. Apollo theatre, nyc, the face of new york in the through andreas feiningers lens vintage. It looks and feels like an old fashioned theater but movie facillities are state of the art. Now, it looks like its a movie theater inside a spaceship. Curating vintage and undistributed movies from various countries, they educated the public about the art of film at a time when the cinema had begun to. You have to click on the box that says zoom above the image. Search local showtimes and buy movie tickets before going to the theater on moviefone. New york city 1946 vintage 8mm film found footage roxy theatre times square retro vision archives. Our definitive list of new york citys coolest movie theaters includes. The most charming of all the revival houses, this one showed vintage double bills all about eve and sunset boulevard in a cozy east village setting that reeked of old hollywood coming to nyc. The regency theater, a west side revival house full of foreign gems.
New city cinemas movie times showtimes and tickets new. Great programming, nice theaters, cafe is good too. The public theater has the distinction of being one of very first buildings to be named a new york city landmark back in 1965. Orleanians have when it comes to the city s old movie theaters. Opened in 1914, the theater was later known as the mark strand theatre, the warner theatre, and the cinerama theatre. The 15 best movie theaters in new york city foursquare. Pedestrians crossing maiden lane in the rain as the world trade center is being.
New york city times square night rppc postcard coca cola. Criterion theatre in new york, ny cinema treasures. Best theaters for classic films go back in time at these theaters. Sorry to bother everyone again but my impression from movies of new york is that theres a classic movies theatre on every street corner, right next. Get local movie show times, watch trailers, and buy movie tickets. Film forum the citys richest repertory programmingranging from freshly minted 35mm prints of french new wave favorites to precode hollywood raritiesis not to be missed. Nov 26, 2019 tour of west villages vintage neon signs. The boxoffice articles i referred to about the remodeling of the translux broadway into the trans lux west are now here december 19, 1966 i mistakenly said it was from 1965 in my earlier comment. The lyric theatre was decorated in louis xvistyle and had about 1,700 seats, many in five tiers of boxes that. See more ideas about nyc, movie theater and vintage new york.
The real photo postcard features a cira late 1930s, possibly 1938 view of times square. What happened on twentythird street, new york city 1901 the thieving hand 1908 regeneration 1915 lights of new york 1916. Vaudeville theater programs and cards are mementos of broadway musical days past. Times square 42nd street 1975 adult movie theaters youtube. It was a grandly opulent vaudeville house turned movie theater on eighth avenue and 51st street which in its declining years was revamped for stud romping, porn and anonymous sex.
Nov 12, 2014 pause your netflix binge session and head out to one of new york s most interesting venues to catch a new, or old, movie. The quad just had major renovations done so everything is super clean and modern. The gaiety theatre was a gay male burlesque theater in times square, new york city, for almost 30 years until it closed on march 17, 2005. Find showtimes and movie theaters near zip code 1 or new york, ny. Reviews on classic movie theaters in new york, ny nitehawk cinema, film forum, cinepolis luxury cinemas, cinema village, the ifc center, film noir. From the birth of the movies in the bowerys nickelodeons to times squares grand movie palaces of the 1940s and 50s to classic art houses like bleecker street cinema in the 70s, the city has always had places to catch the latest and greatest films. The roxy theater, one of new york citys greatest lost palaces. Undercity new york city urban exploration w steve duncan.
The movies can be new releases, but i would like to experience a cinema complex from a bygone era. As hulu and netflix make it easier than ever to watch movies at home, nycs theaters. Vintage theater programs and advertising silent era. With 4k laser projection on a giant screen with dts. Star cinema grill is a houston based dineintheater concept that offers our guests first run film releases, an extensive menu, and a full service bar with a wide selection of beer, wine and spirits. The list is sorted by the year the film was released.
Vintage movie theaters in syracuse, central new york photos. From 1925 until it closed in 1972, it was a firstrun movie theater. Here are nine of the best independent movie theaters in manhattan, where you can catch an interesting flick in a. Times square 42nd street 1975 adult movie theaters. Perhaps one of the most disreputable establishments of the adult cinema variety in its very short day, the paree adult cinema and live show opened in november, 1970, on 7th avenue between w 49th street and w 50th street on the site where ny theatre impresario earl carroll had built two eponymous showplaces that operated during the 1920s and 1930s the second of. New york city is full of movie theaters playing all the same top grossing films, but there are a handful off the beaten path if you know where to. Sign up for our covid19 newsletter to stay uptodate on the latest coronavirus news throughout new york city. Check out the films including short comedies, newsreels, and cartoons that were showing at particular theaters during the silent and early sound film era.
Its red brick hq, located a few blocks south of astor place, was once. New york city theater district at night may, 1931 in. It closed as the rko warner twin theatre, and was demolished in 1987. Nycs coolest movie theaters, from manhattans ifc to brooklyns. Clearview cinemas ziegfeld with its opulent red carpeting and curtains, gold flourishes and fancified ladies room in which every stall has its own sink, this is the only place in the city. Abandoned vintage 1970s movie theater with bonus footage. See more ideas about movie theater, vintage movie theater and vintage movies. The 10 best new york city movie theaters with photos.
I always have the same problem with that site, robboehm. Guests are treated to a full menu of bar food and cocktails during each. Find new york classic film screenings see classic films. Photo by shahn new york public library digital collection. This cinematic city surely shows all of the silver screens latest hits in cuttingedge movie theaters but look closer and youll discover that the city offers a great selection of independent movie theaters, too. Find everything you need for your local movie theater near you. Sep 10, 2017 amazing ruins of a theater that ran 19401978, with bonus footage of an abandoned farmhouse where we find a awesome car. New york city movie times eventful movies is your source for uptodate movie times and movie theater information in new york city.
The best theater to see a movie that will change your life hosts new arthouse titles at its elinor bunin munroe film center, rep series and beaucoup festival offerings. Remembering the lost theaters of times squares deuce. Watched the lincoln movie is this xxl movie theater. Showtimes and tickets for new york, ny 1 moviefone. An enormous movie palace built in new york city during the 20s, it had its grand opening on march 11, 1927 with the premiere of gloria swanson s new film the love of sunya. Top 10 best classic movie theaters in new york, ny updated. This is a fine indie movie venue located in lincoln center and easily accessible by public transportation. Digital projection, listening devices, wheelchair accessible. See more ideas about new york city, new york and city. It was a great experience with audience participation. Find a local amc theatre near you in new york city. Declared by the new york post to be the first authentic revival house to open in new york since the walter reade theater debuted at lincoln center in 1991, cinema classics has entertained thousands of movie lovers and has shown more than 400 films since it opened for business in 1998. Vintage sights and sounds of a soaked city when a storm hits, its a full sensory experience. Showtimes and tickets for new city, ny 10956 moviefone.
Originally filmed by swedish company sf studios, it was restored and uploaded by youtuber and historian guy jones old film of new york city in the year 1911. Mar 04, 2020 made in 1911, a trip through new york city is one of the many treasures at moma museum of modern art. Nederlander theatre opened on september 1st, 1920 as the national theatre with 1,232 seats and is the southernmost broadway theater. Movie times, buy movie tickets online, watch trailers and get directions to amc empire 25 in new york, ny. New york city movies deals in new york city, ny groupon. Shiryaev and his online toolkit have transformed it into a ride full of colors, combined with the resolution youd expect from a 21st century film. Harris theater, 42nd st new york city, 1967 vintage. Harris theater, 42nd st new york city, 1967 explore stevesobczuks photos on flickr. Vintage movie theater vintage movies home nyc times square new york drive in theater 42nd street manhattan new york vintage new york historical pictures. The films and film festivals are the best of arthouse cinema.
Grand pussycat cinema in new york, ny cinema treasures. Vintage programs show the typefaces and illustrations of the period. The 1,433seat adonis theater, was originally built as the tivoli theater in 1921 by billy rose for fanny brice and was one of a kind. This found footage feature color 8mm film of new york city from 1946. Perhaps one of the most disreputable establishments of the adult cinema variety in its very short day, the paree adult cinema and live show opened in november, 1970, on 7th avenue between w 49th street and w 50th street on the site where ny theatre impresario earl carroll had built two eponymous showplaces that operated during the 1920s and 1930s the second of which was a stunning 2,500seat art deco style palace that lasted only a few years before conversion to a restaurant.
New york classical theatre 64 fulton street, suite 1108 new york, ny 10038. Nitehawk cinema, established in 2011 in williamsburg is halfway between a restaurant and an independent movie theater. The links in my comment of november 9, 2009, are dead. The astor theatre was located at 1537 broadway, at west 45th street in times square in new york city. Amc empire 25 new york, new york 10036 amc theatres. Here are nine of the best independent movie theaters in manhattan, where you can catch an interesting flick in.
Sorry to bother everyone again but my impression from movies of new york is that theres a classic movies theatre on every street corner, right next to your local starbucks. This is a old vintage times square at night rppc postcard coca cola neon signs movie theaters cars real photo postcard new york city new york. We went to the dolby theater and the seating, sound and viewing was excellent. Paree adult cinema and live show in new york, ny cinema. In the 1970s it was operating as a straight adult movie theatre up to february 1975 in march 1975 it became one on new yorks most popular adult all male film theatres, renamed adonis theatre, which operated successfully until it was closed in 1989, and business transferred to the cameo art cinema on 8th avenue at w. Wfaa story on adult movie theaters in fort worth june 1974 duration. In the 1970s it was operating as a straight adult movie theatre up to february 1975 in march 1975 it became one on new york s most popular adult all male film theatres, renamed adonis theatre, which operated successfully until it was closed in 1989, and business transferred to the cameo art cinema on 8th avenue at w. Once the new small picture window opens, just pan up, down, left or right as you zoom to see portions of the image. New york city 1946 vintage 8mm film found footage roxy. Vintage movie house new york city forum tripadvisor. This hip east village screening room has become one of the hottest cheap date spots in the city. If you know of a theater that screens classic films in new york that is not included. Big stars like gloria swanson, joan crawford, and ruby keeler had been there and put their foot or hand prints in the cement outside, starting your experience with some glamorous.
The theater has a really vintage feel to it and shows only one movie at a time. Broadways first criterion theatre was originally called the lyric theatre, opening in 1895 as part of oscar hammersteins blockwide entertainment complex, the olympia see the listing here for loews new york for more details. Nov 28, 2011 the roxy theater, one of new york city s greatest lost palaces. You have many choices when you go to the movies in new york city.
The name on the awning over the entrance was gaiety theatre, but it was also called the gaiety male burlesque or the gaiety male theatre in advertisements. Forgotten gay history the infamous adonis movie theater. This incredible video from over a century ago shows a trip through new york city in 1911. New york city times square night rppc postcard coca cola sign. The best theaters in nyc to watch classic films the journiest. Hidden in a rite aid, ghosts of an old movie theater. Its a theater that dates all the way back to 1972, when it was the first theater in the city to have more than one screen four to be exact. This incredible vintage film shows a trip through new york. Go to the movies and experience the full glory of your favorite classic films on the big screen at these fantastic venues. A 1930s vintage movie colorized using deoldify by jason antic.
New york city is full of movie theaters playing all the same top grossing films, but there are. New york classic film screenings in new york city, rochester, and other cities. New york s repertory movie houses specialized in presenting films ignored by mainstream and art house audiences. Oct 08, 2014 when it opened in 1903, the new amsterdam was the tallest theater in new york city, and it featured 1,700 seats, cantilevered balconies, and scenery changes controlled by the push of an.332 902 617 697 270 638 111 402 1076 1421 320 83 445 1557 1270 1304 688 504 407 969 1229 428 1020 820 504 498 986 1165 734 339 1217