Area schools have many times taken children on trips to the theater, too. More than 1, people signed it. Otherwise, you have to go to the 6 screen plex behind the Bay Terrace shopping center or travel all the way to Valley Stream for the Green Acres or Sunrise Cinemas multiplexes. At the far left end of the lobby I couldnt’ get a shot of this there is also a chain pizza cafe outlet as an adjunct to the candy counter. And then one very small one that is barely fit. This is a dreadful cinema experience. This complex opened on the cheap and went downhill ever since, despite whatever overhauls might have taken place to install preview monitors and stereo sound.
Built during a time when multiplexes were openly contemptuous of the moviegoer, aging has made it the Hag of Multiplexes. RobertR on November 2, at 1: RobertR on June 8, at 9: Al Alvarez on March 8, at This complex opened on the cheap and went downhill ever since, despite whatever overhauls might have taken place to install preview monitors and stereo sound. So have senior homes with their residents. And then one very small one that is barely fit.
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At the far left end of the lobby I couldnt’ get a shot of this there is also a chain pizza cafe outlet as an adjunct to the candy counter.
Korvettes is long gone… I only hope and pray that this dump will soon be gone as well.
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If you are in the car already, it might not be a bad idea to keep going on the LIE in either direction in search of more suitable surroundings.
Built during a time when multiplexes were openly contemptuous of the moviegoer, aging has made it the Hag of Multiplexes. Bayside Hills resident Michael Feiner, another frequent patron of the theater, said he wernesday it finds a new home. Believe me when I tell you that there is nothing in the least bit grand about this place. Regular Hours Mon – Thu Who owned the Douglastown theater.
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I just asked the manager Mike who happens to actually be one of the theater owners what happened he snapped at us saying that is the way it is supposed to be. Does that mean that if someone pays their bills it will reopen. Year of the Pig parade mesmerizes Flushing.
The listing should be changed to closed. Login or Sign up. Helpful 0 Share Flag. Flamboyant parking lot signage Way back under the parking deck The charming facade Entrance doors Left side of lobby Candy counter through exit doors Right side of lobby through exit doors The layout is pretty common, with the candy counter being the focal point of the large lobby.
I drove past there today and I have a feeling that this will be converted to retail. What chain, if any, would earn your pull of the lever? Log In Sign Up. Were you ever in the once great Movies at Bayside before they destroyed it? Would you like to receive our weekly news email?
More than 1, people signed it. It is douylaston an independent which uses Lesser as a booking service. I finally found the manager 5 min later only to be confronted in a defensive manner with an extremely moovie attitude. Ed Solero on June 6, at 8: RobertR on June 8, at 9: I also feel that the layout is awful. Many recalled memories of MovieWorld, like having their first date or kiss there.
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He walked away and I end up missing over 5 minutes of the movie and the whole theater did miss parts of the movie as well. Ed Solero on June 3, at Ed Solero on June 6, at No major renovations have been done on that theatre. So have senior homes with their residents. The proper thing to do Instead of the owner snapping at us and becoming defensive and rude should have just acknowledge it was the theaters fault and just apologize instead of popping a bad attitude.
Welcome to the discussion. I rather pay a few bucks more to a theater that actually cares about their patrons!
He doubts regular MovieWorld customers will be able to find similar ticket prices anywhere in northeast Queens. My mom says that it still looks the thestre when United Artists ran it. He said there were two reels and that I did not miss any parts of the movie. They had a few posters up for summer films like Meet Dave with Eddie Murphy so I guess this was unexpected. Otherwise, you have to go to the 6 wednesdy plex behind the Bay Terrace shopping center or travel all the way to Valley Stream for the Green Acres or Sunrise Cinemas multiplexes.