Phipps Plaza 1 & 2 and Penthouse Theatre
3500 Peachtree Road NE,
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Architects: William Bringhurst McGehee
Previous Names: Phipps Plaza Theatre, Phipps Plaza Theatre & Penthouse
News About This Theater
The Phipps Plaza Theatre was opened December 19, 1969 with Natalie Wood in “Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice”. On December 26 1973 a second screen the Penthouse opened which was designed by architectural firm Brookbank, Murphy & Shields. It became a triple screen when the Phipps Plaza 1 & 2 March 28, 1975. The three screen set-up, lost when they remodeled the Phipps Plaza shopping centre. At one time the Penthouse was THE place to see a film in Atlanta. Typical Cineplex Odeon run into the ground death and it closed in 1991. While Plitt ran it, it was a first class operation. Some of the seats ended up at the now closed Franklin Plaza in Marietta.
A 14-screen AMC now operates from the Phipps Plaza Shopping Centre.
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