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Landmark Theatres - Ritz East

125 S 2nd St, Between Chestnut and Walnut Streets, Front and Second Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3039
+1 215-925-4535
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Good film showing BUT ...

I'm a movie goer .I see everything ! No matter whose showing it . I have been to some of the best... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
vrb0322
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
All Three Ritz Venues are Exceptional

Mostly independent films made on budgets. ( Although almost no movies that get to these "art house... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
TommyBoy94
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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  • Very good55%
  • Average5%
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125 S 2nd St, Between Chestnut and Walnut Streets, Front and Second Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3039
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+1 215-925-4535
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

I'm a movie goer .I see everything ! No matter whose showing it . I have been to some of the best movie houses in the world to see so called critically acclaimed film to worst broken down theater to see a cult favorite .I...More

Thank vrb0322
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Mostly independent films made on budgets. ( Although almost no movies that get to these "art house" theaters are made on a shoe string.) But here is a wonderful chance to see movies you would otherwise miss if you just went to the big theaters....More

1  Thank TommyBoy94
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Smaller venue. Comfy seats. Clean. With a variety of interesting movies. Lots if good food in neighborhood day or evening. Park next door or take public transportation.

Thank jean m
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Best theaters for indies, foreign, and art films. The other two are the Ritz 5 and the Ritz at the Bourse.

Thank chjerseyman
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Ok. Movie going is a personal thing. 1. I prefer art house movies 2. I avoid the gigantic mall movie theaters 3. Movies here are reasonably priced, less than giant chain theaters 4. Snacks reasonably priced. 5. Clientele better behaved 6. I will drive into...More

Thank jennygirl57
Reviewed 14 June 2016

One of the few places in Philadelphia that show Independent and art films. It's a treasure in concept. In reality, films aside, theaters need to be refurbished and staff needs to care about its patrons. Last year they had a terrific globe Theater film series,...More

1  Thank litphyl03
Reviewed 26 December 2015

When you don't celebrate Christmas, it leaves you out of the mainstream. So a movie and Chinese food are always a great bet! The Ritz East, which is part of the Landmark Theaters chain, is tucked away in Old City, and they have two spacious...More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 11 September 2015

The Ritz is a treat for the eyes and ears. We managed to see a documentary "Listen To Me" a special on Marlon Brando; thoroughly enjoyed it; staff were excellent and the theater well air-conditioned! Price was $ 7.50

Thank Vincent M
Reviewed 5 September 2015

this venue is one of 3 ritz Theaters in philly offering non- deafening, non- chain saw films on the comedy, artistic or thoughtful side. Films not often seen in mainstream chain theaters. Clean, comfortable seating. I am not a snob but am a fan of...More

Thank jean m
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Clean, comfortable, and well-maintained. Watched Ex Machina and the crowd was a lot better in terms of theater etiquette. Small but worth the visit. Hoping for updates to seating, screen, and sound.

1  Thank SouthPhillyPT19148
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