Waterworks Cinemas

923 Freeport Road,
Pittsburgh, PA 15238

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SusanD on November 24, 2017 at 1:56 pm

This theater is now operated by MovieScoop. Here is the website https://moviescoop.com/

rivest266 on September 12, 2014 at 7:32 pm

November 16th, 1990 grand opening ad in photo section.

Scott Neff
Scott Neff on June 23, 2011 at 9:26 pm

I went there last month — quite open. Pittsburgh Theatre Corporation is running it.

telliott on April 12, 2011 at 7:57 pm

I don’t think it’s closed, just checked their website and it showed me their showtimes.

Johnnyecks on April 12, 2011 at 7:38 pm

Shame this theater is closed. I worked there in the mid 90s (Interview with a Vampire, Lion King, Santa Clause, Stargate were all there when I worked there). It was a nice theater, with friendly managers and a great staff. I had some really good times there.

Paul Fortini
Paul Fortini on January 13, 2011 at 10:26 am

I was here a couple of years ago when I was visiting friends in Pittsburgh.

I lived and worked in Pittsburgh from the early to mid-1990s and I believe I saw “Speed” here. Was there another multiplex close by?

Paul Fortini
Paul Fortini on December 7, 2010 at 3:34 pm

Haven’t been up this way in nearly two years. Anybody been here lately?

telliott on March 11, 2010 at 2:29 pm

Wow, the newspaper ad posted by Mike Rivest is gone already. That was fast!

SusanD on March 11, 2010 at 2:17 pm

Squirrel Hill is now closed. Update to my list above.

SusanD on March 9, 2009 at 10:50 am

Thanks for posting that newspaper! I loved it. So many memories of when I was a teenager. I especially liked the listings for Cinema World. Carmike bought most of the Cinema World locations and here is a list of what happened to them:

Southland 9 and Cranberry remain Carmikes;
Manor and Squirrel Hill are now Cinemagic;
Penn Hills is independent, I believe;
Bellevue, Norwin, Denis, and Rainbow are closed. The Denis may reopen soon. The Bellvue and the Rainbow are now dollar stores;
Monroeville was demolished.

SusanD on January 5, 2009 at 11:48 am

We had a “Girl’s Night Out” here on Saturday Night. We saw “Marley & Me”. The Waterworks is still a decent place to see a show.

SusanD on October 23, 2008 at 4:21 pm

Please, please, please Cinema Treasures! Update this theatre to “Open”. I went here with one of my girlfriends to see “W”.

They have a great deal here. On any NON-HOLIDAY Monday, you can see any movie for $5.00, including a small popcorn.

SusanD on January 4, 2008 at 9:04 am

So now it should be listed as “Open”, showing first run films.

SusanD on January 4, 2008 at 9:02 am

Ooops, I forgot, the place has re-opened.

SusanD on January 4, 2008 at 8:57 am

I would like to see this place re-opened and re-modeled. It wasn’t that old when it closed. I remember when they first opened this place.

71dude on May 10, 2007 at 8:21 pm

Opened on Nov, 16, 1990.

jrs99 on May 10, 2007 at 6:37 pm

This theater is actually within the city limits of Pittsburgh.not Blawnox.