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"great deal"

New movie releases at a discount price. Concessions are less expensive than a mall cinema also... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lindahabina
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Kannapolis, North Carolina
Old time feel

Very affordable small theatre setting in Kannapolis, NC. They get 1 top new movie each week which... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
AndyW3285
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111 W 1st St, Kannapolis, NC 28081-3423
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New movie releases at a discount price. Concessions are less expensive than a mall cinema also. The only disadvantage is that the restrooms are upstairs and inaccessible for the handicapped.

Thank lindahabina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The theatre is nice but is in need of having the seating repaired, sticky floors, and toilets repaired upstairs along with having toilets downstairs as handicapped people can not climb those steps to get to the upstairs toilets. On these opinions I give the theatre...More

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Very affordable small theatre setting in Kannapolis, NC. They get 1 top new movie each week which is nice if that's the movie you want to see. You don't have to fight the crowds at the malls or large multi-screen theatres.

Thank AndyW3285
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is a great place for family and is kid friendly.. Prices for tickets and snacks are reasonable when compared to the other theaters in town and staff is friendly, They now have the latest released movies.

Thank GWH54
Reviewed 17 August 2018

There's not a better value for movies. Ok, there's only one screen. Ok, some of the seats are old. Ok, no 3D Still, two people can go to the movies AND get concessions for about $20. Where else can you do that? If there's a...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Excellent place to see kid-friendly movies if you're fed up with overpriced tickets and concessions. They run a $1 movie deal for kids in the summer and the rest of the year--you can take a family of four to the movies w/concessions for $20. Nice...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I've been coming here since childhood. Place hasn't changed a bit, which is great looking at the nostalgia part.... but the place could be kept up better. Prices are cheap all the way around and the only theater that serves the local favorite...Cheerwine!!! If you...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Seats are terrible and look to be original. Toilets are on second floor and are in sad shape. Could be a great looking place but run down and in need of major repair. Tickets are cheap and popcorn is excellent.

Thank mac4705
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

First let me say that one star is faaaar too generous. This house of historic horrors had me in awe. I went to see the Incredibles 2 with my family and even though i should have delighted I was disgusted!! The ticket guy was very...More

Thank Aquarius L
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The best place to take a family to see a movie with popcorn and a drink at a reasonable price! Beautiful old historic theater.

Thank Gina O
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