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Trolleyguy commented about Roxy Cinema on Aug 19, 2022 at 8:12 am

There is also a small cabaret attached called “Coco at the Roxy.” Serving a variety of small plates featuring local cuisine. A variety of drinks and desserts are available as well. The menu can be found on the website.

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Trolleyguy commented about Montello Theatre on Aug 17, 2022 at 8:01 am

New owners are taking over and will be making renovations. More information on the updated website here: Montello

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Trolleyguy commented about Randall 15 + IMAX Theater on Aug 16, 2022 at 9:13 am

That’s good news. Emagine has done well in taking over moribund properties like the former showboat in Lake Geneva Wisconsin.

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Trolleyguy commented about Liberty Theatre on Aug 5, 2022 at 8:17 am

Status should be closed. Hasn’t shown a film for 2 years. A theater group wants to make it into a performing arts center. Story here: arts center

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Trolleyguy commented about Palace Theatre on Aug 3, 2022 at 8:08 am

Google Streetview June 2019 shows the building with a sign offering free movies every Friday night. Still somewhat functioning as a theatre.

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Trolleyguy commented about Senate Theater on Aug 3, 2022 at 7:39 am

1968 exterior view uploaded to photos

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Trolleyguy commented about Columbia Theatre on Jul 25, 2022 at 7:29 am

Google Streetview shows a building at 410 Main Street that looks like a former theatre.

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Trolleyguy commented about Texas Theater on Jul 25, 2022 at 6:50 am

Now named “The Old Texas Bar and Grill”

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Trolleyguy commented about NCG Alton on Jul 22, 2022 at 7:21 am

This newer theatre appears to have had an impact on the AMC theatre in East Alton which has now permanently closed.

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Trolleyguy commented about Town Theater on Jul 18, 2022 at 1:31 pm

the local historical society says it was named Towne Theater.

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Trolleyguy commented about Regal Brunswick on Jul 16, 2022 at 8:03 am

Website: Regal Brunswick

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Trolleyguy commented about Town Theater on Jul 15, 2022 at 8:30 am

Film dates to 1975.

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Trolleyguy commented about Casino Theatre on Jul 14, 2022 at 8:11 am

Pictures at this link: Casino

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Trolleyguy commented about Madsen Theatre on Jul 7, 2022 at 8:29 am

Status should be demolished. There is a surface parking lot at that address.

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Trolleyguy commented about Hewitt's Family Theatre on Jul 7, 2022 at 8:25 am

Status should be demolished. There is a modern parking structure at that address.

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Trolleyguy commented about Stanford Theatre on Jul 2, 2022 at 7:48 am

The Stanford has been closed due to the Pandemic. It is now scheduled to re-open on July 9. Updated website link: website

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Trolleyguy commented about Princess Theater on Jun 8, 2022 at 7:22 am

Current use is office space and retail.

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Trolleyguy commented about Valley Cinema 1 & 2 on May 24, 2022 at 7:03 am

Current use should be retail.

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Trolleyguy commented about Canby Cinema 8 on May 23, 2022 at 8:11 am

Updated website link:Canby 8 Phone # is now 503-266-8488

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Trolleyguy commented about Gaylord Cinema West on May 22, 2022 at 8:18 am

The Facebook page for the theatre says they are open and weren’t hit by the tornado. They have no internet and can accept cash only but are showing movies.

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Trolleyguy commented about Cinema 3 at Yard Birds on May 9, 2022 at 6:49 am

Current use should be flea market.

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Trolleyguy commented about Villa Theatre on Apr 25, 2022 at 7:37 am

According to their Facebook page they are closed now due to a broken heater. A summer film series is planned.

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Trolleyguy commented about Arcadia Theatre on Apr 25, 2022 at 7:22 am

The city has approved renovations to the theatre and adjacent hotel. Video in this link. Arcadia

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Trolleyguy commented about Spire Theater on Apr 21, 2022 at 7:21 am

Were movies ever shown there?

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Trolleyguy commented about Erie Theatre on Apr 19, 2022 at 7:50 am

The building still stands with the theatre facade and marquee visible. The auditorium has been removed and now the entire building is being considered for redevelopment. More information here: Wedgeway building