Comments from Gerald A. DeLuca

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Park Theatre on Sep 22, 2022 at 4:08 am

Johnstown, not Johnston.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Elmwood Theatre on Sep 21, 2022 at 5:19 am

October 1957 ad. Introduced Todd-AO to RI.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Joy Theatre on Sep 20, 2022 at 11:45 am

They seem to have had some occasional art-house programs.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Modern Theatre on Sep 20, 2022 at 6:24 am

Would return here a month later around St. Patrick’s Day by popular request.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Modern Theatre on Sep 20, 2022 at 6:22 am

Originally opened here a month earlier.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about E.M. Loew's Center Theatre on Sep 20, 2022 at 5:05 am

A John Ford film.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Holiday Cinema on Sep 20, 2022 at 2:33 am

The Lafayette had first opened on October 21, 1932.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Cine America on Sep 19, 2022 at 1:42 am

Also named “Teatro America” in some listings.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Cine America on Sep 19, 2022 at 1:27 am

Both “West Point of the Air” and “Thanks a Million” posted on the front and side of the theatre were released in 1935.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Leroy Theatre on Sep 18, 2022 at 6:15 am

Remade by Frank Capra as the 1961 film “A Pocketful of Miracles,” with Bette Davis

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Carlton Theatre on Sep 18, 2022 at 2:44 am

Surprised to see this played here in an exclusive first run. MGM films usually opened in the city at Loew’s State.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Hollywood Theatre on Sep 17, 2022 at 5:29 am

Result of labor troubles of the time.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Broadway Theatre on Sep 17, 2022 at 3:50 am

Eddie Dowling was from Rhode Island.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Music Hall on Sep 17, 2022 at 2:53 am

I see some ads for this theatre in the 1930s call it “Music Hall/Rialto.”

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Community Theatre on Sep 16, 2022 at 4:04 am

Could be the 1930 Austrian musical.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Castle Theatre on Sep 14, 2022 at 11:42 am

Circa 1922.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Carlton Theatre on Sep 14, 2022 at 5:12 am

An uncommon first run movie for this theatre, run as a roadshow. The Carlton was presenting mostly stage shows during this period.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Joy Theatre on Sep 12, 2022 at 11:40 am

During the week of April 13, 1955, the Joy Theatre had CinemaScope wide screen and projection equipment installed for movies in that format.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Regent Theatre on Sep 12, 2022 at 5:24 am

Polish-language films were shown here over the years. Must be a Polish-speaking community located here.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Mayfair Theatre on Sep 11, 2022 at 3:25 am

Shea’s Theatre first opened on Monday, November 15, 1915.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Strand Theatre on Sep 11, 2022 at 2:54 am

February 1940.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about The Strand in 1940 on Sep 11, 2022 at 2:54 am

February 1940.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about La Vogue Theatre on Sep 10, 2022 at 2:40 pm

This film can be seen complete on YouTube in Polish with NO English subtitles. There is also a 1976 remake available there.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about New England Life Hall on Sep 10, 2022 at 2:40 pm

“Tredowata” might be a remake of the 1936 film.

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Gerald A. DeLuca commented about Olympia Theatre on Sep 10, 2022 at 11:29 am

This film can be seen complete on YouTube in Polish with NO English subtitles. There is also a 1976 remake available there.