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Always a winner!

This place has it all inexpensive tickets & snacks, comfy seats, historic charm, friendly staff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dlpetri12
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Jackson, Wyoming
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Great value for movies!

What a great Newtown treasure! It’s quite the find. All shows are the same price -$3! (For many... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Ann R
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Bethel, Connecticut
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45 Main St, Just Past the Flag Pole, Newtown, CT 06470-2134
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has it all inexpensive tickets & snacks, comfy seats, historic charm, friendly staff, and great movies! We love coming here, especially when they have free movie night!

Thank dlpetri12
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We have always loved, for 40 years, having the theater to go to for an inexpensive show. However, they upgraded everything a few years ago. While the picture and sound quality is outstanding, they put in new seating, adding a few rows. The result is...More

Thank garysheehan25
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

What a great Newtown treasure! It’s quite the find. All shows are the same price -$3! (For many years it was $2) Affordable movies! And in most cases, recent movies. A family can actually go to a theatre to see a movie and not go...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This place is great. The theater is run down. But, that adds to the charm. For less than $25, a family of 4 can see a movie and get some popcorn and drinks. You probably want to get there a little early for the good...More

Thank DvrDawg
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Whether you are seeing a current movie, or attending one in their classic movie series, there is no more comfortable theater. And the $3 cost can't be beat!

Thank maryannzacchea
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Two dollar movies, cheap snack prices, nice place for a family to spend time together without breaking the bank. Kids welcome! Comfortable atmosphere and seating.

Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 18 November 2017

If you want to see a movie, check to see if it's on here..the ticket is only 3 bucks and the snacks will cost you more than the seats! The seats are comfy and have beverage holders. The only issue is that the offerings sometimes...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Only town hall in America with a move theater in side has been featured in Ripely's belive it or not. Worth a stop for lovers of odd American places and its a great place to catch a movie

Thank thesnowman
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The new seats are comfortable, but there isn't much leg room, and yes, the popcorn isn't popped on site, BUT, who can deny its charm as the local DIGITAL $3 movie house. The new digital format gives quality picture and sound. Always a nice variety...More

Thank anneh236
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

You can't beat the ETH for an inexpensive and fun night out! Waiting a bit for a film or seeing a movie again won't break the bank and helps keep the tradition alive in town. I've been coming here all my life and it's homey...More

Thank Kathleen C
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