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"Frankly, Scarlett I don't give a damn!" Rhett Butler, Gone With the Wind

Is it easier to get lost in a crowded New York theater or a small town? The first time I was at the... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
eadyesimpson
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Evansville, Indiana
Great historical theater but the best for movies

Large screen, comfortable seats, good concessions. Plenty of rest rooms and first run pictures... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Allan S
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New York City, New York
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26 Nov 2017
“"Frankly, Scarlett I don't give a damn!" Rhett Butler, Gone With the Wind”
25 Aug 2017
“Great historical theater but the best for movies ”
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Is it easier to get lost in a crowded New York theater or a small town? The first time I was at the Ziegfeld I saw "Gone With the Wind" with my aunt. I was never embarrassed of who I was with or where I...More

Thank eadyesimpson
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Large screen, comfortable seats, good concessions. Plenty of rest rooms and first run pictures. Make this number one movie place in town. They also have premier showings here and in the past was Ziegfeld burlesque house, also east transportation hub, you will look ve it

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Been for multiple films, the one that stands out is Blade Runner. The Theater could always be replicated some where else but never matched. Sad to hear it's going to become a ball room.

Thank DrSeussTravels
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Beautiful theater, amazing building. I've been here a few times and I always enjoy it. Old fashioned with a modern twist. Got to see the new Star Wars movie here, it was an amazing experience despite the terrible people in the theater watching the movie....More

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Great large theatre in the old fashioned way. Clean, red velvet with high ceilings, great sound and an open feeling. Saw The Martian there and it was spectacular.

1  Thank Scott W
Reviewed 6 October 2015

There is no other theater like it in Manhattan. HUGE, single screen old fashioned movie house. We hope it lasts forever. They have great friendly service although there is usually only one window open and even pre buying needs to be picked up at the...More

Thank shozgirl
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Visited this theatre to watch the premiere of the man from uncle, a surreal experience in its self. The theatre is beautiful, sends you back to going to watch pantomimes as a kid.

Thank EnglandChewy
Reviewed 3 July 2015

The whole place is dirty, smelly, dark. Bathrooms were atrocious - toilets plugged with waste and toilet paper, floor looked like it had been peed on. Sinks were plugged. Disinterested staff and surly concession workers, popcorn scooped into bucket and fell on counter, she scooped...More

Thank KarenGeneva
Reviewed 1 March 2015

A huge cinema replete with red carpet and chandeliers. Worth a visit for film lovers. Ticket prices are a but steep, but this is all about the experience. Since it is only one screen, your viewing options are obviously limited.

1  Thank AndresMtl
Reviewed 15 January 2015 via mobile

Went to see movie while on a business trip. Beautiful theatre, grand bathrooms, polite staff. Concessions are same as most theatres. The movie sound is great and it wasn't busy at all.

1  Thank Librarian4ya
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iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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