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Address: One East India Square, Salem, MA 01970
Phone Number: +1 978-744-1400
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10:45 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:45 - 19:45
Mon - Thu 15:30 - 19:45
Fri 03:30 - 22:00
Sat 10:45 - 22:00

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Fine Movie Theater

I prefer Cinema Salem to the larger theaters in Danvers and Revere. Cheap, validated parking is available in the attached garage-25 cents per hour-and the selection of movies is... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 December 2015
Mark P
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Boston
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Are you going to Salem to get into the spirit of Halloween? I recommend this show 100%. The show includes amazing magic that will entertain and fool everyone, even if you think you know how magic tricks work. Other parts are just shocking when there is obviously no trick, just an amazing performer. Christopher Grace, the magician, started the show... More 

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Thank suspectacts
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I completely agree with Laura's review. There was no magic at all and no psychic abilities either. This show should be cancelled for stealing people's money under the guise of it being a good magic show. If you watch the trailer, it gives a creepy, eerie feel that show is going to be scary, magical and you are not sure... More 

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Thank jesrab2016
Beverly, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great privately operated cinema that features many hit movies in a relaxed old school movie house.

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Thank Mark W
Easthampton, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

Recently came and saw a movie here, Civil War, with my wife. The theater is great! Nothing fancy, just your simple "dollar" theater if your familiar with the concept of older theaters that dropped their prices to a dollar and showed movies after most multiplex movie theaters had long finished their runs. Obviously not a dollar a ticket anymore, probably... More 

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Thank pmader6
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852 reviews
207 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

I prefer Cinema Salem to the larger theaters in Danvers and Revere. Cheap, validated parking is available in the attached garage-25 cents per hour-and the selection of movies is pretty good. There are rarely lines at the concession stand, and the popcorn is very good.

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Thank Mark P
Utica, New York
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52 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

This is a review for the seance not the magic show but ...what a joke! I only gave 2 stars because there's was a few moments where you think this might be cool and live up to the advertisement but it does not. It's not scary and besides not being scary it wasn't like a real seance either. Also, we... More 

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Thank The-NCase
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

This is a one man show and is very poorly done. Very few laughs and even less magic. It's dry and Boring! May as well just flush your money down one of the out houses right next to the venue. Abolutely the worst show ever!

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1 Thank Bob T
Ludlow, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Definitely worth the 20 bucks. It was not at all what I expected. It was a one man variety show, 75 minutes long. It was set in the format of a story which included history from the Salem witch trials. There was magic, mind reading, hypnosis and comedy. There was a lot of audience participation which made it fun. It... More 

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Thank tlr315
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

The only thing frightening about this attraction was the cost of the ticket. $75.00. Scare factor was nil, zero, zilch. It was way to contrived AND the advertisement said 90 minutes. We were there about an hour but def not more. We were so disappointed because when we walked in and saw the decorated stage, we thought for sure we... More 

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CONNECTICUT
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96 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

We buy the popcorn "with real butter" the drinks, the ticket and sit for the show. At the start time the young attendant sticks her hear in and says "it's not in 3D today, we took $2 off the ticket price" shuts the light off and the door. Felt like that should have been the speech at the start of... More 

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