Burlington Mall Cinema

75 Middlesex Turnpike,
Burlington, MA 01803

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Previously operated by: General Cinema Theatres

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The Burlington Mall Cinema was opened July 29, 1968. It was closed in the early-1990’s A new ten screen cineplex was built across Middlesex Turnpike soon after this closed. The space occupied by the former Burlington Mall Cinema is vacant in 2021.

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rivest266
rivest266 on September 28, 2012 at 3:34 pm

This opened on July 29th, 1968. Ad uploaded.

garydwyer
garydwyer on May 31, 2016 at 12:22 pm

I started working at this Cinema back in January 1983 – I was a great job and was promoted to Chief of Staff and then Assistant Manager before being transferred around the division to work at Northshore, Chestnut Hill, Shoppers World as well as helping out when others took vacations at Saugus and Waltham.

I was promoted to Manager of Northshore I-III in 1986 and then manager of Burlington Mall I-IV in 1987 before leaving the company in October of 1988.

It performed well if we had popular movies but we often got scraps because of the large Showcase Cinema in Woburn and the entire Cinema only had 991 seats – Cinema I and II were interlocked (we could play the same print on 2 screens) as well as Cinema III and IV if we had a very popular film. The lobby was very small and could only hold around 40 people before spilling out into the exterior boxoffice area and on very busy nights, out into the street.

chitchatjf
chitchatjf on October 14, 2021 at 9:56 pm

This cinema was open when the mall was a single level. Food court is on level 2 The spot where the cinema was is currently vacant

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