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Fun place to see a movie

The movies are not first-run movies. The venue is very old school. They only take cash at the door... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Rochester, New York
Neighborhood movie theater

Local neighborhood movie theater offers discounted admission to see second run films. One screen... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Rochester, New York
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Dec 7, 2017
“Fun place to see a movie”
Apr 9, 2017
“Neighborhood movie theater”
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957 Clinton Ave S, Rochester, NY 14620-2022
+1 585-271-1785
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

The movies are not first-run movies. The venue is very old school. They only take cash at the door. Often they do a double feature. Overal, a good place to go and see a movie on a Friday night.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank christophercA8542WG
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Local neighborhood movie theater offers discounted admission to see second run films. One screen and a friendly house cat offers a more intimate experience than multi-screen franchise theaters. A Rochester tradition not to be missed! Perfect paired with dinner at Highland Park Diner across the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Freespirit134
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I absolutely love the Cinema Theater. We go every couple weeks. You cannot beat the price - $5 for a double feature. The popcorn and soda are also incredibly inexpensive. The seats are comfortable and the workers are friendly.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 29 October 2015

I was looking for something to do the night before a conference in Rochester and stumbled on this place. LOVED IT! It's not much to look at, but the films were great and the prices can't be beat! $5 for a double feature. $6.50 for...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank magscude
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Cinema Theater is the best deal in town for a movie. $5 for a double feature, real popcorn with REAL butter at the cheapest prices you can find anywhere. Not to mention the wonderful neighborhood feel and the friendly people who work there. We love...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Nice seats, Prices are reasonable all the way around. Five bucks a head get you in, large popcorn for about 3 dollars, large drink, 2.50. You can't beat this place

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Rick_Carr
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Can't beat the price for a double feature. Food prices also so much more reasonable than most theatres. Food portions also more normal than at the chain theatres.

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Carolk441
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Seeing a movie here is like taking a step back in time! The owner is a great guy - very friendly and welcoming. They pride themselves on their popcorn, and all snacks are reasonably priced. This is a cash-only business. Parking is across the street,...More

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank LMaria65
Reviewed 20 August 2013

It was interesting to read that the theater, in its early days, had wooden benches on a dirt floor, and was affectionately known as the "Flea Pit". After missing several opportunities to see Les Miserables during its primary run, it showed up at Cinema Theater....More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank nysq1
Reviewed 19 June 2013

This is the last of the city neighborhood theaters in Rochester, showing second run and some art house flicks. It has been lovingly maintained by dedicated owners who are film buffs and committed to the neighborhood. Evening double features and afternoon matinees are a fraction...More

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank ROCtraveler30
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